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Threnody

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

Sixth edition

Published in print January 1995 | ISBN: 9780195065480
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780199891047
Threnody

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elegiac poem by Emerson, published in Poems (1847). Arranged in alternately rhymed couplets of irregular four-stress lines,

Reference Entry.  78 words. 

Subjects: Literary Studies (American)

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