This is an analysis of the poem Cyder: Book Ii that begins with:

O Harcourt, Whom th' ingenuous Love of Arts
Has carry'd from Thy native Soil, beyond ...

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  • Rhyme scheme: abXcdebadfgXhdiaeiajkk aielaeii iaXmiebbiifaiee albnaideleaiafombdobngaXpiaalbbeelnmeeebameXebiaiiakqb bdrcpsXnifeabtb ecfbemdXibeabiXaaibni dniaaatiXa jedcmhbXmdabcXaa mbddedibaitdbit bXiaicemcddX mkehi kadXehlcieaiii efugihiiXicedec mimeebec eamdaXt bma
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 22,8,15,54,15,21,10,16,15,12,5,14,15,8,7,13,14,17,5,11,10,7,14,4,30,200,14,17,51,25,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: enclosed rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: blank verse
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  • Amount of stanzas: 30
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 1031
  • Average number of words per stanza: 157
  • Amount of lines: 669
  • Average number of symbols per line: 45 (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.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; with, of, and, or, their, now, nor, one, it, to, her, his, from, o are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words the, of, nor, their, thy, his are repeated.

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  • summary of Cyder: Book Ii;
  • central theme;
  • idea of the verse;
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