This is an analysis of the poem To Mrs. Throckmorton, On Her Beautiful Transcript Of Horace's Ode Ad Librum Suum that begins with:
Maria, could Horace have guessed
What honour awaited his ode... full text
Elements of the verse: questions and answers
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- Rhyme scheme: ababcaca bdbdeXeX
- Stanza lengths (in strings): 8,8,
- Closest metre: iambic tetrameter
- Сlosest rhyme: rima
- Сlosest stanza type: tercets
- Guessed form: unknown form
- Metre: 01011011 11001001 00101001 01011101 111001001 11001011 111101001 111011001 11011111 01101001 111111111 01011001 11001011 11101100 11001011 101011011
- Amount of stanzas: 2
- Average number of symbols per stanza: 269
- Average number of words per stanza: 49
- Amount of lines: 16
- Average number of symbols per line: 33 (medium-length strings)
- Average number of words per line: 6
Mood of the speaker:
The punctuation marks are various. Neither mark predominates.
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