Analysis of The spring sea rising
Yosa Buson 1716 (Settsu Province) – 1783
The spring sea rising
and falling, rising
and falling all day.
Translated by Robert Hass
|Metre||01110 01010 01011 0101101|
|Closest metre||Iambic trimeter|
|Stanza Lengths||3, 1|
|Letters per line (avg)||18|
|Words per line (avg)||4|
|Letters per stanza (avg)||36|
|Words per stanza (avg)||8|
Submitted on May 13, 2011
Modified on April 20, 2023
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