Song Meter

Dante Gabriel Rossetti

General Description

Date: 1850?
Rhyme: a3a4a4a2a4
Meter: iambic
Genre: poem notes

Scholarly Commentary


The date of this dummy set of lines, a schema for a metrical form, is uncertain. It survives only in an undated fair copy manuscript in the Princeton/Troxell Collection. Succeeding these verses on the manuscript is the only known copy of DGR's “Limerick: Nine Tailors”.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Source File: 28-1850.raw.xml