Eclogue (20 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

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A pastoral poem, especially a pastoral dialogue, usually indebted to the Virgillian tradition. Please see our entry on Virgil's Eclogues

Citation:
Editors. "Eclogue". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=305, accessed 10 December 2016.]


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  1. Literary Genres and Modes