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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 470–473.
Published: 01 December 1973
... example, u~ouldsay that SLvift. atid after Iiini Hogarth and tlien Fielding, worked in a basically trav- esty mode, one wliicli questioned the validity of heroic norm at least fix t lie ir tinie. K awson goes further , nia king tlie tine tl is ti tic t ion-h istorical 1y j~istitied-l...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2011) 72 (1): 19–48.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Ashley Marshall Most modern scholars have taken for granted that Henry Fielding admired and sought to emulate the great “Scriblerian” satirists we consider the titans of their age. That Alexander Pope, Jonathan Swift, and John Gay exerted a major influence on his development is a critical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 196–200.
Published: 01 June 1977
..., 1975. xiv + 263 pp. $12.00. This book at first seems attractive, offering fresh insights and scholarly dis- covery-and in a field one had thought thoroughly gleaned by now, espe- cially after Claude J. Kawson’s Henry Fielding and the Augustan Ideal under Stress (1972), whose lead it...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 482–484.
Published: 01 September 1942
... handsomely bound. I have discovered but two misprints : in for In (p. 60, line 18) and underlaid for underlay (p. 98, line 18). VIRGILB. HELTZEL Northwestern University The Making of “Jonathan Wild”: a Study in, tlzc Literary Method of Henry Fielding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1969) 30 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 March 1969
... whole.” TRISTRAMP. COFFIN University of Pennsylvania Henry Fielding and the Language of Irony. By GLENNW. HATFLELD.Chi- cago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1968. xi + 244 pp. $7.50. Marked by the publication in the past ten...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1955) 16 (1): 32–41.
Published: 01 March 1955
...Jack Richard Brown Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 HENRY FIELDING’S GRUB-STREET OPERA By JACK RICHARDBROWN Numerous scholars have dealt recently with the problems of Henry Fielding’s career as a satiric dramatist immediately before the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2015) 76 (2): 159–180.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Vivasvan Soni Abstract Henry Fielding’s Joseph Andrews is often thought to have inaugurated a tradition of sociological observation in the novel, and it also cultivates a practice of judgment in readers. Yet the social theory that informs Fielding’s novel (Thomas Hobbes, Bernard Mandeville) is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2017) 78 (2): 139–172.
Published: 01 June 2017
...; others subscribe to the principle of art for art’s sake. We need to know whether we are debating a text or disputing the evaluative criteria applicable to it. We need to ask how certain we are of what the author meant to accomplish. Henry Fielding and David Hume remind us that a range of judgments is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1967) 28 (3): 368–377.
Published: 01 September 1967
..., and his creator in fiction, Henry Fielding, believed the practice of benev- olence to be the highest human virtue. Indeed, perhaps more than any other men of their age, Allen may be said to have lived this ideal, Fielding to have been its advocate and exponent in literature. At the same...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1963) 24 (4): 386–391.
Published: 01 December 1963
...William B. Coley Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 FIELDING, HOGARTH, AND THREE ITALIAN MASTERS By WILLIAMB. COLEY Unlike his near-contemporary Pope, Henry Fielding does not appear to have been fond of drawing upon the supposed parallels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1970) 31 (4): 508–511.
Published: 01 December 1970
... targets. And the integrity and intellectual rigor with which Miner has tested his beliefs make it a book which should be taken seriously. .JOAN \dTEBBER Ohio State Uniuei-sity Narrative Form in History and Fiction: Hume, Fielding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 371–372.
Published: 01 September 1946
...Lyon N. Richardson Richard Nicholas Foley. Washington, D. C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 1944. Pp. 169. Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 Lyon N. Richardson 371 Henry James: The Major Phase. By F. 0. MATTHIESSEN.New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2009) 70 (2): 223–243.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Heather Fielding Henry James often criticizes mass culture for having instrumentalized the novel by conditioning readers to reduce the text to its ending. Yet he also suggests that popular visual technologies—cinema and its predecessor, the magic lantern—are uniquely able to compensate for mass...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1980) 41 (4): 387–389.
Published: 01 December 1980
...: Walter Pater, Gerard Manley Hop- Kim, Marcel Proust, Henry James. By ELLENEVE FRANK. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1979. xv + 31 1 pp. $18.00. For two reasons, Ellen Frank’s book is an important contribution to studies in English of the sister arts. First...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1952) 13 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 June 1952
... in a field where the utilitarian need is too slight to warrant the use of costly modern machine methods. The index is based on the edition of Walther’s poems by Carl voii Kraus (Berlin and Leipzig, 1936). Line references are to the Lachmann-Kraus text. It is a complete...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1945) 6 (2): 226–228.
Published: 01 June 1945
... between the historical and the legendary Ermanaric. STANLEYRYPINS Brooklyn College Henry von Heiseler: A Russo-German TVritcr. By ANDRBVON GRONICKA.New York : King’s Crown Press, Columbia University Germanic Studies, No. 16, 1944. Pp. x...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1967) 28 (2): 139–158.
Published: 01 June 1967
...Sigurd Burckhardt Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 “I AM BUT SHADOW OF MYSELF” CEREMONY AND DESIGN IN 1 HENRY VZ By SICURDBURCKHARDT In speaking of Shakespeare’s treatment of Joan of Arc, E. M. W. Tillyard...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1950) 11 (2): 180–188.
Published: 01 June 1950
... Souldier casts no figures to get his mistris heart, his loue is like his valour in the field, when he payes downeright blowes.29 Orleans has opportunity to prove, as Henry V did not, that the soldier’s boast of constancy is well founded, for he, of all Agripyne’s suitors, continues to seek...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2007) 68 (4): 517–539.
Published: 01 December 2007
... . Henry Mackenzie’s Report on Ossian: Cultural Authority in Transition Susan Manning n 1765 James Macpherson dedicated a complete, attested, and anno- Itated version of the “Works of Ossian” to the Earl of Bute, embrac- ing with pleasure (in his words) an “opportunity to testify in public...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1986) 47 (3): 235–252.
Published: 01 September 1986
... thematically unified work of which the design is not only clear but * A5 quoted in Henry Fielding: A Critical Anthology, ed. C.J. Rawson (Harmondsworth, Eng.: Penguin Books, 1973), pp. 232, 326. 9 Braud y, Narrative Form in History and Fiction: Hume, Fielding, and Gibbon (Princeton: Princeton...