Who was the most erotic poet of the late Renaissance and early Baroque, when the quatrain reached its courtly zenith?
The first quatrain of this poem is inscribed on the Battle Monument at Concord.
In a quatrain the lines which do not rhyme must end on the opposite tone to that of the rhyme.
This would-be witticism is made the subject of a quatrain in the Justa Funebria Bodlei, p. 108.
The Mull in return wrote and presented a quatrain to me inFol.
Professor Cowell attributes FitzGerald's quatrain to the above ruba'i.
The sense may be complete in the couplet, but must be complete in the quatrain.
Suppose every writer of a quatrain in America should send his whole product to us.
But times have changed and like everything else the quatrain has grown respectable.
His portrait was engraved in copper-plate, and below it was written the quatrain of Nostradamus.