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73 results for SONNET

18 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for SONNET.

DateGridClueAuthor
Tue Aug 8, 201740DOne of 154 by ShakespeareDan Flanagan
Fri May 12, 20173DShelley's "Ozymandias," e.g.Bill Clinton and Victor Fleming
Sun May 24, 201532A"O, never say that I was false of heart ...," e.g.Kevin G. Der
Tue Aug 20, 201343AOne of 154 for ShakespeareZhouqin Burnikel and Don Gagliardo
Thu Feb 2, 201245DBrowning piece (2)Stu Ockman
Wed May 25, 201149DSee 2-DownJeff Dubner
Sun Feb 13, 201120ADonne pieceIan Livengood
Mon May 25, 20098DOne of Shakespeare's begins "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"Peter A. Collins
Tue Aug 26, 20088DOne begins "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"Nancy Salomon
Mon Aug 8, 200548AShakespearean verse (2)Harvey Estes
Sun Oct 6, 200298DBrowning piece (2)Myles Callum
Thu Jul 30, 19989DItalian ___Rich Norris
Mon May 4, 199844DShakespearean verse (2)Hugh Davis
Sun Sep 8, 199664AMillay workR. H. Wolfe
Fri Feb 9, 19967DShelley's "Ozymandias," for oneRich Norris
Sun Oct 1, 199599DSpenserian workFrank A. Longo
Sun Feb 5, 1995120ABrowning work (2)Frank A. Longo
Sun Feb 20, 199459DBrowning work (2)Harvey Estes

3 results for SONNET from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Jun 25, 2006acrosticQOctet + sestetEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
May 30, 2004acrosticFForm with the pattern abba/abba/cdecdeEmily Cox & Henry Rathvon
Sep 12, 1999acrosticPSelection from Spenser's "Amoretti"Emily Cox & Henry Rathvon

52 results for SONNET from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Thu Jul 15, 199319DPetrarchan poemC. McInerneyMaleska
Sun May 5, 199121AWordsworth workA. J. SantoraMaleska
Fri Jun 1, 199011DFourteen-line poemMichael A. RampinoMaleska
Wed Dec 7, 19889DWordsworth offeringJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Sep 11, 198811D"Golden Treasury" itemBarbara Lunder GillisMaleska
Tue Feb 2, 19888DPoemWhittenMaleska
Thu Jun 25, 19871DWordsworth productBernard MerenMaleska
Mon Jun 17, 198553AE. B. Browning workJonesMaleska
Thu Mar 28, 198547AShakespeare offeringJoel D. LafargueMaleska
Wed Feb 6, 198527DPetrarch specialtyChristine TilgnerMaleska
Fri Dec 21, 198419AWordsworth productPatterson PeppleMaleska
Tue Oct 16, 198420AFourteen-line poemStanley B. WhittenMaleska
Fri Jun 4, 198247APetrarch pieceCatherine BenanteMaleska
Tue Jun 16, 19815D"Bright Star" by Keats, e.g.MaloneyMaleska
Wed Jul 9, 198033DPoem by PetrarchMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sun May 25, 198057DShakespearean gemJean ReedMaleska
Fri Dec 28, 197958AOne of Mrs. Browning's poemsMary Virginia OrnaMaleska
Sat Nov 10, 197924A"Golden Treasury" itemC. J. AngioMaleska
Sat Sep 15, 197924DShakespearean poemJack LuzzattoMaleska
Fri Apr 28, 197841APetrarchan piece for LauraVincent L. OsborneMaleska
Thu Apr 20, 197810D"Golden Treasury" entryKathryn RighterMaleska
Wed Jul 27, 197741D"Bright Star" by Keats is oneMartha J. DeWittMaleska
Wed Jun 29, 197740AWordsworth productVirginia ButlerMaleska
Tue Apr 15, 197547DPoemJohn PrytzWeng
Sun Jul 7, 197483APoetic formEugene T. MaleskaWeng
Mon May 27, 197425AVerse formReginald L. JohnsonWeng
Sun Nov 19, 197286AWordsworth's forteDorothea E. ShippWeng
Mon Jan 25, 197154ACertain poemUnknownWeng
Sat Mar 7, 197033APoemUnknownWeng
Tue May 21, 196853APoetic work.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 2, 196848ALiterary work.UnknownFarrar
Fri Aug 18, 196744DPoem.Evelyn BenshoofFarrar
Sun Jul 16, 196719DKeats work.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
Tue Apr 25, 196745AVerse form.Helen FasuloFarrar
Fri Jan 13, 196749DShort poem.Anthony MorseFarrar
Sun Jun 5, 196633DFourteen heroic lines.Hume R. CraftFarrar
Sat Sep 19, 196429APoem.UnknownFarrar
Mon Jul 20, 196447DProduct of 13 Down.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 1963109DPoetic form.Jules Arensberg and Herbert EttensonFarrar
Wed Oct 4, 19614DVerse form.UnknownFarrar
Thu Aug 24, 19614DBard product.UnknownFarrar
Sat May 21, 196039AShort poem.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 15, 195759APetrarch's forte.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Thu May 2, 195764APoem.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Wed Feb 13, 195743DRupert Brooke's "The Soldier."Helen K. WhitmanFarrar
Sun Oct 28, 1956103AShort poem.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Sun Aug 12, 195635D"To His Love," for example.Diana SessionsFarrar
Sun Apr 15, 195647D14 heartfelt lines.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun May 6, 1951122DShakespeare's "To His Love."Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sat Oct 7, 19509DKeats' "Bright Star."UnknownFarrar
Sun Feb 26, 195067APetrarch's forte.S. K. FliegnerFarrar
Sun Aug 27, 194469DForm of verse.Elizabeth PattersonFarrar