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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 248.
Published: 01 June 1950
...William Haller Lemen Clark Donald. New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. x + 269. $3.50. Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 John Milton at St. Paul’s School: A Study of Ancient Rhetoric in English Renaissance Education. By DONALDLEMEN CLARK. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 74–75.
Published: 01 March 1956
... on those who have elected to use it. ROBERTW. ACKERMAN Stanford University Complete Prose Works of John Milton. Vol. I: 1624-1642. Edited by DONM. WOLFE New Haven : Yale University Press ; London : Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 78–80.
Published: 01 March 1972
... oj‘John Milton, Volume 1. Edited by DOUGLASBUSH (Latin and Greek Poems) and J. E. SHAWand A. BAR-I‘LETT CIAMATTI(Italian Poems). fiew York: Columbia University Press, 1970. x f 389 pp. $17.50. ‘I’he impeccable scholarship that has gone into the production of this first volume...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 591–594.
Published: 01 December 2016
...David Scott Wilson-Okamura The Poetry of John Milton . By Teskey Gordon . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2015 . xvii + 619 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 “None ever wished it longer” was Samuel Johnson’s lasting, if not final, judgment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 361–363.
Published: 01 September 1948
...Edward S. Le Comte Edward S. Le Comte 361 John Milton : Prose Selections. Edited by MERRITTY. HUGHES.New York: The Odyssey Press, 1947. Pp. cxci + 454. $2.00. Professor Hughes, whose two-volume edition of Milton’s poems has been widely recognized...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 367–381.
Published: 01 September 1940
...J. Milton French Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 MUTE ,INGLORIOUS JOHN MILTONS By J. MILTONFRENCH “The attribution of kinship on no grounds beyond identity of surname has always been a journalistic vice...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 291–292.
Published: 01 September 1943
...Ralph A. Haug Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 MILTON AND SIR JOHN HARINGTON By RALPHA. HAUC That in 1641-2 Milton was reading Ariosto’s Orlando Furioso in Sir John Harington’s translation (the 1591 edition) we know because he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 267–285.
Published: 01 September 1951
...Oscar Sherwin Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 MILTON FOR THE MASSES JOHN WESLEY’S EDITION OF PARADISE LOST By OSCARSHERWIN “No man in the eighteenth century,” John Telford says of Wesley, “did so much to create...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (4): 559–600.
Published: 01 December 1941
...Samuel L. Wolff Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 ∗ Deceased August 16, 1941. MILTON’S “ADVOCATUM NESCIO QUEM” : MILTON, SALMASIUS, AND JOHN COOK By SAMUELL. WOLFF* Milton’s (First) Defence of the English People...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 13–35.
Published: 01 March 2012
... on John Milton’s repeated gestures of lyric disparagement as well as his iconography of the anthropomorphized book. Both of these rhetorical features seem to constellate around the genre of the lyric during the early modern period. Sharon Achinstein is professor of Renaissance literature at Oxford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 321–348.
Published: 01 September 2017
... and the history of ideas. In major fictions and narrations Milton’s poetry apperceives, thematizes, and embodies—prehensively, as it were—a unique occasion of historical change, as if from BC to AD: from John Dee to Robert Boyle, or from occult correspondences and secret world-connecting sympathies, to mechanical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 421–441.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the rallying cry of the opponents of Charles I—including John Milton ( 1953–82 , 2: 553), who in Areopagitica called for “the reforming of reformation itself.” Charles will be the true reformer of the Protestant state. The coupling of reform with improve , moreover, spells out further the ideological...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (4): 422–428.
Published: 01 December 1951
... of the scientific lore current in the seven- teenth century. The long sentence which is ended by the passage here 1 John Milton, A Musk Presented ut Ludlow Castle, 1634 6.c. (London, 1673), reproduced in photographic facsimile in John Milton’s Complete Poetical Works, ed. Harris Francis Fletcher...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 March 1949
...” about John Milton. The poet has become so thor- oughly “demassonized” that he is only to be had in nibbles, but the critics are so fearful of bruising a tooth on a plum that they stay at a respectful distance from the poet and savor his critics rather than his verse. It is often like trying...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 412–414.
Published: 01 December 1948
... of this play formed part (MS Digby 133, fols. 95-145) D Cf. below. 10 John Milton’s Complete Poetical Works Reproduced in Photographic Facsimile, ed. Harris F. Fletcher (Urbana, Illinois, 1945), 11, 16-17. 1’ Cf. David Masson, Life of John Milton (London, 1871), 11, 121. 414...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 349–372.
Published: 01 September 2017
... babe and the inauguration of the young author’s voice. References Allen Don Cameron . 1954 . The Harmonious Vision: Studies in Milton’s Poetry . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press . Attali Jacques . 1985 . Noise: The Political Economy of Music , translated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 41–44.
Published: 01 March 1942
... are discussed, but The Right of the People over Tyrants is ignored. 3 Every other title on Wood’s list has since been accepted as indubitably Milton’s. From a MS note of Wood, however, the editor of the 1721 Atheme Oxonienses prints: “Mr. John Milton is also thought to be the author...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 108–109.
Published: 01 March 1948
... the “spirit and life” of the age of Bacon and Hobbes, of Jonson and Donne, of Sir Thomas Browne and John Milton. Rudolph Kirk 109 Commencing with a section on “The Background of the Age,” Bush carries us through a series of topical chapters-“Popular...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 June 2008
... to the Poetical Works of John Milton (New York: Macmillan, 1894). 4  Thomas Newton, dedication to Seneca, His Tenne Tragedies (1581), ed. Thomas Newton, trans. Jasper Heywood et al. (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1964), 5. 5  In his preface to Phèdre Racine announces, “Voici encore une...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 March 1977
... at an underlying conception governing the scene that commentators have yet to discern. John Milton: Complete Poerns and Major Prose, ed. Merritt Y. Hughes (New York, 1957); all quotations fwm Milton’s occasional verse and from Paradise Lost are from this edition. 4...