This is an analysis of the poem Amoretti Lxxiv: Most Happy Letters that begins with:
Most happy letters, fram'd by skilful trade,
With which that happy name was first design'd:... full text
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- Rhyme scheme: aaaaababbabacc
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 14,
- Closest metre: iambic pentameter
- Сlosest rhyme: limerick
- Сlosest stanza type: sonnet
- Guessed form: sonnet with iambic pentameter or irregular meter
- Metre: 1101011101 0111011101 0111110111 0101010101 0111001111 0101011101 0100110111 1101110011 0111111100 1111010111 0101110100 0101110001 1110001101 1111001011
- Amount of stanzas: 1
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 594
- Average number of words per stanza: 110
- Amount of lines: 14
- Average number of symbols per line: 42 (strings are more long than medium ones)
- Average number of words per line: 8
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; happy, my are repeated.
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