Half-Serious Rhymes: A Narrative Poetry of Luigi Pulci

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Half-Serious Rhymes: A Narrative Poetry of Luigi Pulci - Davie, Mark

Byron, in Don Juan, called Pulci (143284) sire of the half-serious rhyme, and modelled his style on Pulcis major work, the Morgante. The phrase identifies the ambivalent quality of Pulcis verse, which was his distinctive legacy to the romantic epic of the renaissance, a genre he effectively initiated. Half-Serious Rhymes examines the nature of ... Read More

Half-Serious Rhymes: A Narrative Poetry of Luigi Pulci 1997, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9780716526018

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