Greek Architecture

Original Text: 
Collected Poems of Herman Melville, ed. Howard P. Vincent (Chicago: Packard, 1947): 248. PS 2382 V5 Robarts Library
1Not magnitude, not lavishness,
2But Form -- the Site;
3Not innovating wilfulness,
4But reverence for the Archetype.
Publication Start Year: 
1891
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2003
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