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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1953) 14 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1953
...Akkeb R. Benham Russell Ames. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1949. Pp. viii + 230. $3.50. Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 REVIEWS Citi2en Thomas More and His Utopia By RUSSELLAMES. Princeton: Prince- ton University Press, 1949. Pp. viii + 230. $3.50. The thesis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1941) 2 (4): 647–648.
Published: 01 December 1941
...William Nelson C. R. Thompson. Privately printed, Ithaca, N. Y., 1940. Pp. 52. Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 William Nelson 647 The Translations of Lucian by Erasmus and St. Thomas More. By C. R. THOMPSON.Privately printed, Ithaca, N. Y., 1940. Pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1940) 1 (4): 459–460.
Published: 01 December 1940
...William Nelson Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 THE FRIENDSHIP OF THOMAS MORE AND JOHN COL.ET : AN EARLY DOCUMENT By WIILIAMNELSON A great deal has been written about the friendship of Thomas iltore and John Colet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2018) 79 (4): 355–372.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Esei Murakishi Abstract In A Dialogue concerning Heresies (1529) and The Confutation of Tyndale’s Answer (1532–33), Thomas More proffers an account of natural language: the writing, speaking collectivity determines the meanings of words, and words picture the contents of the individual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2013) 74 (4): 441–463.
Published: 01 December 2013
...J. L. Simmons Epigraphs from William Roper’s “Life of Sir Thomas More” represent rituals of familial blessing in transition from the feudal to the early modern. They exemplify Shakespeare’s complex employment of the ritual in Hamlet and throughout his plays from the farcical to the serene. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1967) 28 (3): 392–395.
Published: 01 September 1967
... books Mann wrote after the First World War, and one concurs with a few other fresh, sensitive observations. On the other hand, Berendsohn more often states the obvious: he makes a habit of “breaking down already open doors.” Thus we need hardly be HENRY HATFIELD...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1963) 24 (2): 144–150.
Published: 01 June 1963
...Rainer Pineas Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 MORE VERSUS TYNDALE A STUDY OF CONTROVERSIAL TECHNIQUE By RAINERPINEAS The dispute between Sir Thomas More and William Tyndale was the classic controversy of the English Reformation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1948) 9 (2): 184.
Published: 01 June 1948
... political theory, was familiar with the actual ideas of Machiavelli is another matter, and one which presents a subject for further study. University of North Carolina A CORRECTION TO “SOME MORE HOBSON VERSES” By G. BLAKEMOREEVANS After it was too late to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 384–405.
Published: 01 December 1973
... demonstrated the remarkable parallelism in sequences of thought and imagery between the insurrection episode in Sir Thomas More, now accepted by many as Shakespeare’s, and episodes with a comparable element of revolt in the Shakespearean canon.’ The most noteworthy feature in Chambers’s detailed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1971) 32 (3): 243–254.
Published: 01 September 1971
... JOHN TREVISA of the translation itself. Perry describes the quest for the Trevisa Bible launched by Thomas Dibdin in 1805 and continued throughout the nineteenth century. No one pursued the matter more intensely than J. H. Cooke, whose efforts are reported by Perry as follows...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1962) 23 (4): 309–322.
Published: 01 December 1962
...” and “more humanity in the charity of Mistress Overdone than in Isabella con- demning her brother to death.” The duke seems to grant to Friar Thomas that his more lenient rule has been ineffective. But it should be remembered that he is testing his deputy, as he informs the friar, to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2008) 69 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 June 2008
... parallels between Seneca's tragedy and Milton's epic. More than simply a story to which Milton alludes, Seneca's version of the Tantalus myth offers a model for understanding the important role played by allusion in historically belated literature. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Eric Byville is a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2016) 77 (4): 573–580.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Henry More, Bernard de Mandeville, Emmanuel Levinas, and Derrida—have recognized the kinship of the animal voice. Chapter 2 focuses on eighteenth-century philosophers in the sentimental tradition, especially Thomas Hobbes, David Hume, and Jean-Jacques Rousseau, who ground social order in the passions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1993) 54 (1): 121–132.
Published: 01 March 1993
...Marjorie Perloff Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Empiricism Once More Marjorie Perloff [A111 theory is transient & after the fact of writing -Steve McCaffery and bpNicho1, first manifesto (may 1972) lost1 Gary Saul Morson likes to tell the story about the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 366–367.
Published: 01 September 1946
...Richard D. Altick Leslie A. Marchand. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Studies in English, No. 4, 1945. Pp. 104. $2.00. Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 366 Reviews diligent workers who have labored in the field hitherto. Until more exact information...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1960) 21 (2): 185–188.
Published: 01 June 1960
... almost anywhere into the Pageant of Elizabethan England and come up with a vivid bit of information about the houses or the furniture, about the food, the medicine, the clothes, or the gardens of the men and women of sixteenth-century England. A few examples, chosen more or less at random...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1986) 47 (1): 79–82.
Published: 01 March 1986
... and New Critical thought, and this inevitably draws attention to the ways in which some contemporary criticism has reinvented the modernists as it would have them be-the hierophants of Nietzsche, say. More than this, he man- ages to suggest in what ways Nietzsche’s thought is kin to that of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1966) 27 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 1966
... proves that this fascinating work was “timely” in 1646, when it was first published, because the erroneous beliefs it explored were rife among the learned as well as among the ignorant. Cawley also demonstrates that Browne was often ahead of his time: twenty or more years after the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1956) 17 (2): 181–182.
Published: 01 June 1956
... he rightly stresses that Mann was attracted not by such gaudy doctrines as the superman cult or “Renaissance immoralism,” but by subtler and more fundamental aspects of Nietzsche’s thought: the dichotomy between “life” and art, the question of nihilism, the underlying ethical concern, and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1984) 45 (2): 207–211.
Published: 01 June 1984
... sentence about Northanger Abbey? The lies of the Thorpes and the fantasy of General Tilney as wife- murderer generated by the gothic-infatuated Catherine turn out to signify, but not something close to the sign, not a gothic but rather a worse, because more banal, more...