John Keats Sonnet Forms

  • Created by: Amleth
  • Created on: 28-05-18 17:11
Earlier - 1816 - 1818
Experimentation and use of the Petrachan (Italian) sonnet form - ABBA ABBA CDE CDE. Foreign form, perhaps to reflect his freedom to experiment and imagine foreign lands.
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Later - 1819 - 21
Often experimented and used the Shakespearean sonnet form, sometimes modifying it - ABABCDCDEFEFGG - Perhaps due to sadness during later life - wanting to keep in the realm of his imagination at home.
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Often experimented and used the Shakespearean sonnet form, sometimes modifying it - ABABCDCDEFEFGG - Perhaps due to sadness during later life - wanting to keep in the realm of his imagination at home.

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