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mology and syntax, with theirs, prosody comes next and completes the system. Having thus gone through, we may then review the system in all its parts, and be able to trace a series of minor parts and branches, which compose the system, in their regular order; we may review them in their distinct capacities, and also in their connections and bearings.
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Carver, near Plymouth, March 4, 1847.
SECT. 1. - Preliminary Remarks
Of Time and Quantity:
The Poetic Pauses :
SECT. 1.- Of Feet........
Movement, Measure, and Different kinds of Feet
OF ORDERS AND METRES.
SECT. 1. - Definitions
SECT. 5. - Diversifications, &c. in Trochaic Verse. .
By Pyrrhics and Spondees SECT. 6. - Anapæstic Verse .......
By Amphimacs, Bacchies, and Spondees. . 19. Sect. 7.- Amphibrachic Verse.....
By Bacchies and Antibacchies SECT. 8. - Composite Orders
Other Composite Orders. ...
Irregular Orders .....
Questions and Exercises......