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  • P. Smith discusses "The Strophic Structure of the Book of Micah" in a volume of Old Test.
  • (1493-1519) in a cycle of poems written in the strophic form of the Nibelungenlied.
  • These strophic poems were set to music, and sung by alternating choirs of girls.
  • It was first seriously assailed by Adolf Holtzmann (Untersuchungen fiber das Nib., Stuttgart, 1854), who argued that the original could not have been strophic in form - the fourth lines of the strophes are certainly often of the nature of "padding" - that it was written by Konrad (Kuonrat of the Klage), writer to Bishop Pilgrim of Passau about 970-984, and that of existing MSS.
 
 

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