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the section of a choral ode answering a previous strophe in classical Greek drama

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24-25) concerns the translation of the phrase ek gar tes antistrophes perainetai to anagkaion at APr.
In this essay, published during his lifetime only when the poem first appeared in 1855(CPW 1:229), Arnold announces his long attraction to the subject of Merope and then proceeds to create a "play of text with quotation and of quotations with one another," which is reminiscent of the strophes, antistrophes, and epodes in the choric poetry he is applauding.