[Milton-L] Query on scansion

Jameela Lares jameela.lares at usm.edu
Sat Sep 14 10:22:34 EDT 2013


Colleagues,

Is it true that William Hunter once said that there was only one line in PL that was not decasyllabic? And if so, where? and which one?

I realize, of course, that the query is complicated by arguments about how certain lines should be scanned.

Jameela Lares
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The University of Southern Mississippi
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