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Sonnet Redoubled


Structure, Metrical Requirement, Repetitive Requirement, Rhyme Scheme Requirement, Pivot Requirement


There are two variations of the sonnet redoubled. Both are chains of fifteen sonnets based on the first sonnet in the series. The more classical version has each subsequent sonnet end with the first sonnet’s lines in sequence. The variation has each of the following fourteen sonnets begin with a line from the first sonnet.

Also known as Sonnet Redoublé


This is not a form for those with short attention spans. At 210 lines, it weighs in as the longest form, so far.

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See Also:  

Form Redoubled, Glose, Iambic Pentameter, Sonnet, Sonnet of Sonnets




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