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Definition of Spenserian

Spenserian
Spenserian Spen*se"ri*an, a. Of or pertaining to the English poet Spenser; -- specifically applied to the stanza used in his poem ``The Fa["e]rie Queene.'

Meaning of Spenserian from wikipedia

- Spenserian may refer to the adjective of Spenser, in particular Edmund Spenser (1552/3–99), English poet, in particular Spenserian stanza, used in The...
- The Spenserian stanza is a fixed verse form invented by Edmund Spenser for his epic poem The Faerie Queene (1590–96). Each stanza contains nine lines in...
- The Spenserian sonnet is a sonnet form named for the poet Edmund Spenser. A Spenserian sonnet comprises three interlocked quatrains and a final couplet...
- favour in the court. Spenser used a distinctive verse form, called the Spenserian stanza, in several works, including The Faerie Queene. The stanza's main...
- is also the work in which Spenser invented the verse form known as the Spenserian stanza. On a literal level, the poem follows several knights as a means...
- neither the expense nor the fatigue. The poem's four cantos are written in Spenserian stanzas, which consist of eight iambic pentameter lines followed by one...
- such as four-line quatrains. Other forms are more complex, such as the Spenserian stanza. Fixed verse poems, such as sestinas, can be defined by the number...
- genres such as the essay (Montaigne) and new metrical forms such as the Spenserian stanza made their appearance. The impact of the Renaissance varied across...
- + 2 lines Shakespearean sonnet: ABAB CDCD EFEF GG Spenserian sonnet: ABAB BCBC CDCD EE Spenserian stanza: ABABBCBCC, where the last line is an alexandrine...
- Indolence 1748 Spenserian stanza Thomson, James The Seasons 1730 blank verse Tighe, Mary Psyche, or the Legend of Love 1805 3,348 lines Spenserian stanza Tolkien...