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POETRY AND PROSE People's reason for wanting a definition is to take care of
the borderline case, and this is what a definition, as if by definition, will not do.
That is, if a man asks for a definition of poetry, it will most certainly not be the case
Nonfictional prose genres have flourished in nearly all countries with advanced
literatures. The genres include political and polemical writings, biographical and
autobiographical literature, religious writings, and philosophical, and moral or ...
that harmonious, and rhetorical prose, the taste for which may well have been
fostered not only by the familiarity with Cicero but also by the profound influence
of the authorized version of the Bible (1611). Martin Luther's translation of the
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