The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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Nor is it possible to picture at all clearly the festive occasion that was the
background for the poetry. Yet efforts to understand the odes are rewarded by at
least a glimpse of the poet behind them. The aristocratic society and standards,
Distinguishing prose from poetry Differences of tone, pace, and object of attention
Precision of poetic diction Differences of tone, pace, and object of attention ... The
French poet Paul Valéry said that prose was walking, poetry dancing. Indeed ...
It is not at all to be inferred that the poet composed his poem in the manner of the
above laborious analysis of its The ... But the example poetic may serve to
indicate how many modes of the mind go forms together in this articulation of an ...
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