[Humanist] 29.493 tools to analyze poetry?

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 493.
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        Date: Sat, 21 Nov 2015 19:19:57 +0200
        From: Avraham Roos <avrahamroos at gmail.com>
        Subject: digital tools to analyze poetry

Dear All,

Does anyone know of tools to analyze poetry?

I have about 15 English translations of the same Hebrew 11th century poem
(An an octastich [8 line poem] made up of 2 quatrains).
I would like to perform some digital analysis in order to compare these
looking at meter, rhyme and rhyming scheme, style, word use, etc.

I tried the only online tool I could find (PAN Text Analyser) and was quite

Avraham Roos

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