This is an analysis of the poem Albion's Triumph. An Ode. that begins with:

Immortal Maid, fair Daughter of the Skies!
FREEDOM! thou dearest Blessing of Mankind!... full text

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  • Rhyme scheme: ababcacabb dcdcbebedd fgfgbabahh aiaXjkjkiX ececlhlhii fbfblXlbcc hihiddddgg bbbbcdcdXb aiaihmhmii nknkbcbclX cfcfbebeee acacbabaii afafblbXbb aaaanenebb dcdcakakii ececkbkbeX edXddkdkcX hihibabaXb bbbbcbcbhhXlalafafaiii
  • Stanza lengths (in strings): 10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,10,22,
  • Closest metre: iambic pentameter
  • –°losest rhyme: alternate rhyme
  • –°losest stanza type: sonnet
  • Guessed form: blank verse
  • Metre: 0101110001 1011010011 1101010101 1011010101 1001110111 1101000101 110100010101 0101011111 1101010101 010101110101 11011010101 0101010101 1001110001 1101000101 1011011101 10111011101 11010010101 1011110101 1101010011 010101110101 1101110101 11010010101 1100010101 0101010101 0111010101 01010100101 0111110001 1101000111 1001001101 111101110001 1101000111 0101010101 1110010101 1001010101 11010010101 1101010101 1101011001 1011010101 1101110111 10110011101001 11010010101 11011101001 110010100101 1101110101 1111010101 1101011001 1111110001 1111010101 1101001111 010101010001 11001010101 10010010111 1011010101 10010100101 1101010101 11011001010 1101010001 1101110101 0101010101 110101010101 1011010101 1011010101 11100010101 1101110101 101110101001 10101010011 0101000101 11001010101 1100110101 110101010111 1101010101 01000101001 01010111001 0111010101 0101010101 01010100001 1011110001 0101110101 1111010110 10110111101 11011101001 0101010001 1111000101 1101010001 1101111001 0101000101 1111010101 1101100101 1101110101 101111010111 1111110111 1101010001 0101010101 0101010111 1101010101 01001010101 1001000101 1010010101 1101010101 110101110101 11011100111 1100011101 1100010110 1100010101 1101010111 1011110101 11010101010 1100100101 1101010101 110101111101 1101110101 0101010101 0101011101 11110100101 1110000101 0100010101 10110101001 1101010101 1001100101 1101001010111 111101110001 1101001101 1011010101 1101110101 0101010101 1101110111 11111100101 1001010111 1101010111 110011010101 1101010101 1101110101 1001010001 1101010111 01110001001 11110010101 1111010101 0101011101 1111010101 010101000111 0101110101 1101011111 11001010001 0101010111 1101010101 01010010101 1100010111 11010110101 1101110101 110101110111 11010101001 0101100111 11000100111 1101010111 0101010101 1101010101 11010010111 1101011101 0101111101 101001111101 1011110101 0100010101 1011010110 0100010101 1101011101 0100010101 01010101001 1101000101 11010010101 0101010101010 11110101001 11001010101 01011010101 1101010001 0101010101 1110110101 1111010111 1101011101 01110101010 101001010101 1101010001 1111011101 1101010101 1111010101 11110000101 0111010101 0101111101 0101110111 1101011101 110111010101 1110010111 1101010001 1101010101 0101010101 1101010101 1101110101 11100010101 01011001001 1101010001 0101010101 010101010001
  • Amount of stanzas: 20
  • Average number of symbols per stanza: 447
  • Average number of words per stanza: 76
  • Amount of lines: 201
  • Average number of symbols per line: 44 (strings are more long than medium ones)
  • Average number of words per line: 8
  • Mood of the speaker:

    There are many exclamation marks in the poem. The speaker is excited. He or she has strong feelings on the subject that is described in the poem.

  • The author used lexical repetitions to emphasize a significant image; their, quick, thy, here, his, cause are repeated.

    The poet used anaphora at the beginnings of some neighboring lines. The same words quick, too, nor, here, such, the, till are repeated.

    The literary device anadiplosis is detected in two or more neighboring lines. The word/phrase again connects the lines.

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