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By Margaret Jull Costa, Ramon Maria del Valle-Inclan

Autumn and iciness Sonatas completes the cycle all started with Spring and summer season Sonatas whilst the Marquis of Bradomin used to be on the peak of his powers. The scene has shifted, even if, from verdant Italy and steamy Mexico to wet Galicia and to wintry Navarre and the courtroom of the pretender Carlos through the ultimate Carlist warfare. Valle-Inclan's final Sonatas are decadent in each feel of the observe. He interweaves loss of life, intercourse and faith - Bradomin seducing the pious, protesting Concha whilst she is death and, later, casually making an blameless convent student fall in love with him, a tender woman who may perhaps good be his personal daughter - yet this Bradomin is now white-haired and worried that his sexual powers could be waning. the area he inhabits and the ideals he claims to include also are falling away.

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The Author A study of the rhymes reveals the following traits of Richard's language. 1. -aine 5; P / -aigne. The word Saigne rhymes with words 10a, str. 2). It is in -aine {K 7, str. " 2. -ai I -ox. The presence of the rhyme mo'x (X 3, str. ^2 3. -aint / -oint. The rhyme point {K 10b, str. 6) in a series in -aint {maint, perhaps a very early example of the reduction of the diphthong -oin. ^^ 4. -ens I -enz; -is / in rhymes. This reduced to [-s] -iz. ^* and -s are fovmd together where [-ts] was rhymes in -is / -iz: 1) and assis / pris / of Picard One finds Paris I berbiz / m'assis / requis / Denis {K 1, str.

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Dame ou j'ai tout mon cuer mis, Et quant m'iert vostre amor donee? 4. 25 30 Se vous vivez longuement. " 35 40 RICHARD DE SEMILLI Dame que j'aim loiaument, Et quant m'iert vostre amor donee? Chanson, va 5. A la tres bele Et li si di tost au sanz delai vis cler de par moi Que je muir por Car bien amer. ne puis plus durer dolor que je trai, je A la 40 45 Ne ja respas n'en arrai. Puis que ma mort tant li agree. Dame que j'aim de cuer vrai, Et quant m'iert vostre amor donee? so Variants mis en abandon en atent (+1) P, j'en atent V.

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