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Acrostics

Graham Ovenden

Acrostics

by Graham Ovenden

  • 240 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Artists" Choice Editions in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acrostics.,
  • Feminine names -- Poetry.,
  • Girls -- Poetry.,
  • Artists" illustrated books -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Limited ed. of 240 copies of which 24 are specials and 5 are Exemplaries.

    Statementpictured in rhyme & colour by Graham Ovenden ; with decorative borders by Brian Partridge.
    GenrePoetry.
    ContributionsPartridge, Brian.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16171386M

    Steven Blakely: A new constructor, Steven just released his first book, Inaugural Acrostics, in with the theme of Inaugural Addresses by the U.S. Presidents. Find more at Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon: This pair has been producing the bi-weekly NY Times acrostic .   A brief how-to-solve: At first glance, an acrostic looks like a fat little crossword — there’s a wide grid and a set of clues beneath. Each empty box in the grid, which is designed to read Author: Caitlin Lovinger.

    Acrostics Books - Save now on titles like American Acrostics Volume 8, The New York Times Acrostic Puzzles Vol and other Acrostics Books. Acrostics in the Hebrew Bible. One of the many interesting rhetorical features of the Hebrew Bible is its use of alphabetical acrostics. These acrostics are not "hidden codes" -- they are literary compositions in which the writer has used the letters of the Hebrew alphabet as the initial letters for a sequence of verses. J.A. Motyer describes this feature as "a poetic way of saying that a.

    The little book consists of 5 lamentations, each one forming the contents of a chapter. The first 4 are marked by the acrostic use of the alphabet. In addition, the qinah ("elegy") meter is found in these hymns, in which a longer line (3 or 4 accents) is followed by a shorter (2 or 3 accents).   Proverbs , the book of Lamentations and Nahum , all use the same acrostic device. The acrostic psalms are not of a specific genre (or Gattungen). They can variously have strong elements of thanksgiving (34, ), wisdom motifs and style (34, 37, ), they can praise (9, ), they can lament (10, 25, ?) or there can be a focus.


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