Secondary accent in modern English verse (Chaucer to Dryden)
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Secondary accent in modern English verse (Chaucer to Dryden) by Raymond Durbin Miller

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English


  • English language -- Accents and accentuation.,
  • English poetry -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Raymond Durbin Miller.
LC ClassificationsPE1541 .M5 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 76 p. ;
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5207687M
ISBN 10088305423X
LC Control Number75034168

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