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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (1): 73–76.
Published: 01 March 1978
... Trevisa. DANIELG. CALDER University of Caltfornia, Los Angeles Sir Philip Sidney: A Study of His Ltfe and Works. By A. C. HAMILTON.New York and London: Cambridge University Press, 1977. viii + 216 pp. $13.95...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 340–351.
Published: 01 December 1956
...Lisle Cecil John Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 SIR STEPHEN LE SIEUR AND SIR PHILIP SIDNEY By LISLECECIL JOHN A little-known figure whose early career is associated with that of Sir Philip Sidney is Stephen Le Sieur, for some years his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 383–391.
Published: 01 September 1940
...Irene Samuel Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 THE INFLUENCE OF PLAT0 ON SIR PHILIP SIDNEY’S DEFENSE OF POESY By IRENESAMUEL In Sir Philip Sidney’s brief Defense of Poesy Plato is named twenty times, six in passing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (3): 273–297.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Connie Scozzaro Abstract Philip Sidney’s Old Arcadia features two knights who commit instances of violent sex, for which they are sentenced to death. Ultimately, they are saved, and this essay asks why—and how—the language of self-abjection is used in the service of justice. Exploring the rhetorics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 433–448.
Published: 01 December 1972
... FULKE GREVILLE small.2 Now, in a single year, two books have appeared.3 It is perhaps still too early to anticipate a Greville revival, let alone a Greville in- dustry matching that now sprung up about Sir Philip Sidney, but the auguries...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (2): 198–206.
Published: 01 June 1983
... of Kenneth Myrick’s Sir Philip Sidney as a Liter- ary Craftsman (1935)’ the main interest was in establishing generic identities for the two versions. Myrick argued for pastoral/heroic des- ignations, a form of natural progression from the simpler to the more complex and significant; and to some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 169–179.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., the last two decades of the sixteenth century have always been very well treated by English literary history. These are, after all, the decades of Edmund Spenser and Philip Sidney, of Christopher Marlowe and William Shakespeare, of Ben Jonson and John Donne. But if the 1580s and 1590s saw the extraordinary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (2): 128–142.
Published: 01 June 1985
... and ’nineties is, in fact, largely a product of frustration” (p. 34), then 2 Ferguson, “Sir Philip Sidney: Pleas for Power,” cha ter 4, Trials $Desire: Renaissance Defenses ofPoet7-y (New Haven: Yale University Press, 198ps), pp. 137-62; McCoy, Sir Philip Sidney: Rebellion in Arcadia (New Brunswick...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (1): 150–183.
Published: 01 March 1965
... something,” and Donne’s answer that “he described the Idea of a Woman and not as she was,”lQinvoke two senses of decorum, 17 Complete Works of Sir Philip Sidney, ed. Albert Feuillerat (Cambridge, Eng., 1912-26), I, 376, 383. 18 John Hoskins, Directions for Speech and Style, ed. Hoyt H...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 March 2020
... .” In Crossing Boundaries: Issues of Cultural and Individual Identity in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance , edited by McKee Sally , 127 – 51 . Turnhout : Brepolis . Alexander Gavin . 2006 . Writing after Sidney: The Literary Response to Sir Philip Sidney, 1586–1640 . Oxford : Oxford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 573–581.
Published: 01 December 1942
..., to teach and delight.s ‘“The Influence of Plato on Sir Philip Sidney’s Defense of Poesy,” MLQ, I (1940), 383-91. 2 For example : “The direct origin of most of the ideas [in An Apology for Poetry] so far as one can see, is purely Italian.” J. S. P. Tatlock, “Ber- nardo Tasso and Sidney...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 September 1996
... their audiences, and how the creation of both canon and audience might help found a kind of (proto-)nationalism. Hadfield fills the space between Skelton and Spenser with discussions of John Bale, the Mirror for Magzstrates, the literary theorists, and Sir Philip Sidney. The chapter on Skelton, which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (1): 71–73.
Published: 01 March 1978
.... DANIELG. CALDER University of Caltfornia, Los Angeles Sir Philip Sidney: A Study of His Ltfe and Works. By A. C. HAMILTON.New York and London: Cambridge University Press, 1977. viii + 216 pp. $13.95. There is a fair amount of information available about Sidney’s life...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (1): 117–119.
Published: 01 March 2022
... by an unprecedented amount of printed information. Gascoigne’s two collections were an ambitious attempt to complicate, rather than streamline, popular ideas of publication and authorship. Chapter 4 looks at the sonnet form, particularly the rippling aftereffects of Philip Sidney’s Astrophil and Stella (1591/1598...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 131–141.
Published: 01 June 1944
... and war. A partial list would include Torquato Tasso, Cellini, Cervantes, Garcilaso de la Vega, Alonso de Ercilla, Pierre de Brantbme, Agrippa d’Aubign6, Blaise de Monluc, Philip Sidney, George Gas- coigne, Ben Jonson, and Raleigh. Perhaps this explains Sidney’s remark that “poetry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 396–398.
Published: 01 September 2003
... it by reading Rigney. Already Aristotle spoke in his Poetics (somewhat tangen- tially) about the connections and interactions between literature and his- tory. Sir Philip Sidney in his Defense of Poetry provides a detailed, even tor- tured, parallel of poetry to history to show not only their similarities...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 508–509.
Published: 01 December 1943
... written a valuable monograph on it. Gosson’s name is tolerably well known, but I should be surprised to learn that, of ten who can tell that he wrote against the stage and was scorned by Sir Philip Sidney, more than one has read what he wrote beyond the extracts given in anthologies. Gosson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (3): 332–350.
Published: 01 September 1966
... prayer from “no serious book, but the vain amatorious poem of Sir Philip Sidney’s Arcadia; a book in that kind full of worth and wit, but among religious thoughts and duties not worthy to be named.” Davis inverts Milton’s judgment by showing Sidney’s serious religious thought; Lanham...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2024) 85 (1): 110–114.
Published: 01 March 2024
... or implicitly drawn from war slavery doctrine, that designate some people as incapable of self-possession. The first chapter, and the most compelling, studies scenes from Philip Sidney’s Old Arcadia and John Lyly’s Gallathea , where Pyrocles in the former and Hebe in the latter are presented as exemplars...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 382–384.
Published: 01 September 1948
...; New York: Macmillan, 1948. Volume I. Pp. x + 144. $3.75. Sackton, Alexander H. Rhetoric as a Dramatic Language in Ben Jonson. New York : Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. viii + 182. $2.50. Scribner, Brother Simon. Figures of Word-Repetition in the First Book of Sir Philip Sidney’s...