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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 397–419.
Published: 01 December 2018
... performance Alfred Lord Tennyson Algernon Charles Swinburne The awarding of a Nobel Prize in Literature to a songwriter-poet raises the question of my title. 1 When literary historians and theorists discuss musical songs, we usually refer to song’s lyrics (plural), amputated from the music, lest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 374–385.
Published: 01 December 1963
... works from a simple definition like Langbaum’s, but goes on to distinguish between different methods of applying the definition. Browning’s Characters (New Haven, 1961), p. 122. 8 For instance, Morton Luce, in the old but valuable Handbook to the Wiorks of Alfred Lord Tennyson (London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (3): 269–297.
Published: 01 September 1997
...Herbert F. Tucker Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Herbert F. Tucker is professor of English at the University of Virginia. He is author of Browning's Beginnings (1980) and Tennyson and the Doom of Romanticism (1988) and is editor of Critical Essays on Alfred Lord...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 47–67.
Published: 01 March 1976
..., the mourner is also in danger of falling into the oppo- site error. Although Love is a concrete universal, a “Lord and King” (126. l), a sovereign the poet can both crown and worship, he must not therefore assume that this divine principle is nothing more than an amplified echo of himself. Tennyson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (3): 362–366.
Published: 01 September 1966
.... ENGLISH Baker, Arthur E. Concordance to the Poetical and Dramatic Works of Alfred, Lord Tennyson. New York: Barnes & Noble, 1966 (1914). xvi + 1212 pp. $25.00. Bateson, F. W. English Poetry: A Critical Introduction. New York: Barnes $2 Noble, revised edition, 1966 (1950). x + 205 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (4): 419–443.
Published: 01 December 1998
... Malory’s Balin (from Le Morte Darthur [ 14851) in a comparable form, using the equally intri- cate, rhyme-rich stanza employed by Alfred, Lord Tennyson for his “Lady of Shalott.” Moreover, Swinburne, like Bal’mont, is emphatically a neoroman- tic devotee of the psychologically ambivalent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 458–471.
Published: 01 December 1966
... with it, then! Rejoice that man is hurled From change to change unceasingly, His soul’s wings never furled! (“James Lee’s Wife VI.68-70) Hallam, Lord Tcnn),son, Alfred Lord Tennyson: A Memoir (London, 1897), 11, 385. Ten Studies in the Poetry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 1951
... remains a thesis; but, in 1948, not exactly a promising one. ERNESTWILLIAM TALBERT Duke University Tennyson: Sixty Years After. By PAULLE. BAUM.Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1948. Pp. ix + 331. $4.25. Professor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 481–507.
Published: 01 December 2008
... Dorian visits with Lord Henry and Basil Hallward; her poor acting leads to Dorian’s scorn and her even- tual suicide. Sibyl’s identification with the Lady of Shalott has major plot consequences, while Lord Henry’s quotation of Keats does not. 18  Tennyson’s Poetry, ed. Robert W. Hill Jr. (New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Henry New- man, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Ruskin, and Alfred, Lord Tennyson. But also . . . more Browning. This time the questions cover “Fra Lippo Lippi,” “Cleon,” “Master Hugues of Saxe-­Gotha,” and (how could you 3  I allude...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 130–139.
Published: 01 June 1972
...W. David Shaw Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 IMAGINATION AND INTELLECT IN TENNYSON’S “LUCRETIUS” By W. DAVIDSHAW One of the characteristics of postromantic culture is a conflict be- tween thought...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 217–236.
Published: 01 June 1950
.... 3093b. Frenzel, Herbert. “La proposta di E. R. Curtius per una ‘storia della Teoria poetica.’ ” GIF, 11 ( 1949), 318-328. 3093~.Frings, Th. Minnesinger und Troubadours. Berlin : Akad.- Verlag, 1949. 3093d. Fuller, Ronald. “Lord Tennyson’s ‘Morte d’Arthur.’ ” Lon- don Calling, January...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (1): 71–97.
Published: 01 March 1998
... undergraduate, Hallam published a review of Ten- nyson’s Poems, Chieflr Lyrical that has since been treated as an early 5 “The Market of Symbolic Goods,”in Bourdieu, FieZd, 118. 6 Quoted in Hallam Tennyson, A@-ed, Lord Tennyson:A Memoir, 2 vols. (London: Macmillan, 1897)’ 2:69. 7...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 245–264.
Published: 01 June 2006
... me significantly improve the essay. The writing of the essay also benefited from a National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend Award and a fellowship from the Center for Twenty-first Century Studies at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee. 1  See Hallam Tennyson, Alfred Lord...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 437–459.
Published: 01 December 2008
... time that is known to common sense, and that is reflected in the fact that a decent candidate for graduate school cannot be under a delusion in recognizing differences between Keats and Alfred, Lord Tennyson on an exam, begins to reappear. Yet the question lingers whether change can...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 326–342.
Published: 01 December 1954
... ventured within his reach.” The Strachey family had seen better days, especially in the second half of the eighteenth century when the first Sir Henry Strachey, the secretary and intimate friend of Lord Clive, was able to entertain important members of the government not only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 355–363.
Published: 01 September 1947
... Conver- sations. Even such prolific versifiers as the two Thomases, Camp- bell and Moore, were but piping echoes of their former selves. The new generation was still in school or college ; Tennyson’s immature Poems, Chiefly Lyrical did not appear until 1830; Browning’s Pauline came in 1833...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 438–444.
Published: 01 December 1950
..., spelling, and punctu- ation. 438 John Raine Duttbar 439 I cannot go into society again for a time. How delightful it would be to meet Mr. Tennyson. I had rather see him than to look upon twenty kings. As I shall not go...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (2): 237–261.
Published: 01 June 1993
... of the archaeologist makes poetic sense; Layard turned politician upon his return from the digs and had considerable influ- ence on Crimean War discussion. Tennyson wonders, more overtly and more generally, about the status of man, gwen the extinction of the dinosaurs (“A monstrous eft was of old the lord...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 213–226.
Published: 01 September 1956
..., and which appealed to minds as diverse as those of Lincoln, Schopenhauer, Emerson, and A. R. Wallace,I should have been reflected in hardly any major novel or poem. Now that the idea that Tennyson drew on it for In Memoriam has lost favor, a single satiric passage by Disraeli is all that most...