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Secondary accent in modern English verse

Raymond Durbin Miller

Secondary accent in modern English verse

(Chaucer to Dryden)...

by Raymond Durbin Miller

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Published by J.H. Furst Company in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Versification,
  • English language -- Accents and accentuation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Raymond Durbin Miller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1541 .M5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 76 p., 1 l.
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6961988M
    LC Control Number05035620
    OCLC/WorldCa15183042

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