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Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs: where and how the Science of English verse was written

a new chapter in American letters.

by Wayland, John Walter

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881.,
  • Poets, American -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1912 ed.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2213 .W3 1971
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p.
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5704619M
    ISBN 100836956680
    LC Control Number70148905
    OCLC/WorldCa130143

      The English Novel. A Study in the Development of Personality. New and Revised Edition from New Plates. Crown 8vo: $ The Science of English Verse. Crown 8vo: $ The Lanier Book. Selections for School Reading. Edited and arranged by Mary E. Burt, in coöperation with Mrs. Lanier. Illustrated. (Scribner Series of School Reading.) 12mo. Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs. Sidney Lanier, the great Southern poet and musician, spent six weeks at Rockingham Springs, near McGaheysville, in the summer of , and wrote there his splendid book, “Science of English Verse.”.

    The University public lectures upon English Verse, more especially Shakspere's, in part contained, and in part were introductory to, "The Science of English Verse." The final consuming fever opened in May, In July he went with Mrs. Lanier and her father to West Chester, Pa., where a . english novel and the principle of its development. by sidney lanier lecturer in johns hopkins university; author of "the science of english verse" new york charles scribner's sons .

    in his "Science of English Verse"* `Music and Poetry', p. Furthermore, Lanier became interested in the history of music. In his valuable monograph on "Music in Shakespeare's Time"* he shows a minute knowledge of Elizabethan music, -- madrigals, dances, catches, . Sidney Clopton Lanier (February 3, – September 7, ) was an American musician, poet and author. He served in the Confederate army, worked on a blockade running ship for which he was imprisoned (resulting in his catching tuberculosis), taught, worked at a hotel where he gave musical performances, was a church organist, and worked as a lawyer.


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Dayton, Va., West, Charles N. A Brief Sketch of the Life and Writings of Sidney Lanier. An Address before the Georgia Historical Society, at Savannah, on the 5th of December, Savannah. The University public lectures upon English Verse, more especially Shakspere’s, in part contained, and in part were introductory to, “The Science of English Verse.” The final consuming fever opened in May, In July he went with Mrs.

Lanier and her father to West Chester, Pa. Sidney Clopton Lanier was born February 3,in Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He graduated first in his class shortly before the outbreak of the American Civil War.

He fought in the American Civil War (–65), primarily in the tidewater region of Virginia, where he served in the Confederate signal corps.

Lanier's " Science of English Verse " is an effort to interpret the forms of poetry in terms of music. He would substitute time-measurement in place of stressmeasurement. Poe had maintained that accent makes a syllable always long. Lanier, with his reverence for science, his appreciation of scholarship, his fine feeling for music, and withal his love of nature and of man, had laid broad the foundation for a great poet's career.

The man who, at so early an age and in the face of such great obstacles, wrote the "Marshes of Glynn" and the "Science of English Verse", and who1/5. Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs: where and how the Science of English verse was written; a new chapter in American letters.

Author Wayland, John Walter, Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs: where and how the Science of English verse was written: a new chapter in American letters / by: Wayland, John Walter, Published: () Poems of Sidney Lanier, by: Lanier, Sidney, Published: (). "Science of English Verse". They are generally recognized as strikingly suggestive and helpful.

It is with the main thesis of the first part that many disagree -- the author's insistence that the laws of music and of verse are identical.

According to Lanier, verse is in all respects a 5/5. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "Letters of Sidney Lanier: Selections from His Correspondence. The poetic fame of Sidney Lanier, after Edgar Allan Poe one of the most important nineteenth century poets of the southern United States, rests on a small body of poetry found in the posthumous volume Poems.

Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs; Where and How the Science of English Verse Was Written; A New Chapter in American Letters by John Walter Wayland avg rating — 0 ratings — 2 editions. Wayland, John Walter, Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs; where and how the "Science of English verse" was written; a new chapter in American letters, (Dayton, Va., Ruebush-Elkins, ) (page images at HathiTrust).

Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs; Where and How the Science of English Verse Was Written; A New Chapter in American Letters Sep 3, by John Walter Wayland. Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs: where and how the Science of English verse was written by Wayland, John Walter 1 edition - first published in Not in Library.

Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs; where and how the "Science of English verse" was written; a new chapter in American letters / 5 The German element of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.

/ 55/5(4). Sidney Lanier. In January, he began his lectures at Johns Hopkins. Who would have thought that a dying man could give expression to such vigorous ideas in such rhythmic and virile prose as are some of the passages in the "English Novel". There is not the intellectual strength in this book that there is in the "Science of English Verse".4/5.

THE QUIET steady widening of the influence of Sidney Lanier since his death is more than a pleasant justification of faith to those who have loved him and believed in him from the first. It suggests the comforting thought that good literature, unconventional in form and original in quality, although for this very reason slower to get a hearing, is sure to receive the eventual recognition it.Sidney Lanier at Rockingham Springs: Where and How the 'Science of English Verse' was Written [A New Chapter in American Letters] John W.

Wayland Published by Ruebush-Elkins Co. ().One of these springs, known as “Rockingham Springs,” was owned by G. T. Hopkins. Hopkins built a three-story hotel near the spring and opened up a health resort in that drew vacationers from around the Mid-Atlantic region.

It closed in and the hotel was destroyed by arson.