TITLE

ARTE MENOR

AUTHOR(S)
D.C.C.
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
New Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry & Poetics;1993, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition of the term ARTE MENOR. Sp. octosyllabic verse (sometimes shorter). The term is used in contrast to arte mayor (q.v.), which has longer lines, and is generally applied to the verse characteristic of the copla de a. m., a late medieval stanza having the rhyme scheme of any copla de arte mayor or variation thereof.
ACCESSION #
18911577

 

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