This is an analysis of the poem The Pursuer that begins with:
Climbing from out what nadir-fountained sea,
From nether incarnations none may sound—...
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: abbacbbc bdbdee
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,6,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 10011101001 0100010111 1001010101 0101010101 0111010100 1111000101 01001100101 0100110100 1101010101 1111010101 11011101011 1101010100 111010101 11110100100
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 303
- Average number of words per stanza: 51
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 7
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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