baf's innovations included a line of 15 syllables known as the vers bafin.
baf possessed an extraordinary facility, and the mass of his work has injured his reputation.
baf elaborated a system for regulating French versification by quantity.
baf published a collection of Latin verse in 1577, and in 1576 a popular volume of Mimes, enseignemens et proverbes.
"Angel take a baf," was the smiling though superfluous explanation which came from the infant Undine.
The purpose of this academy was to encourage and establish the metrical and musical innovations advocated by baf and his friends.