He has left us his name, imbedded in runic letters as an acrostic, in the last canto of the poem, q.v.
The answer to the acrostic is “mantrap”; the missing rhyme is “mishap.”
The first was labelled "Repos Pacificque," and represented by means of seven personages an acrostic on the royal name of Charles.
But there is no more trace of acrostic structure in x. till ver.
Further, the pair of verses then begins with the fifth letter; and the only irregularity in the acrostic arrangement till ver.
It is not only the exigencies of the acrostic which determine the order in ver.
"The first altar," written by Dosiadas of Rhodes, is the earliest instance of a Greek acrostic, or of any one which formed words.
Marked progress of thought is not to be looked for in an acrostic psalm.
Rachel was the recipient of the most delicate compliment the acrostic has ever been employed to convey.
Unlike its predecessors, the fifth and last elegy is not an acrostic.