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Literary/ Cultural Context Note

  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 12: Global Voices, Global Histories: World Literatures and Cultures.

A term used to describe (metaphorically) the rhythmic ‘double effect’ of ictothetic metre.

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Groves, Peter Lewis. "Counterpoint". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 04 June 2007
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