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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1940) 1 (2): 248–249.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Helen Andrews Kahin The Art and Life of William Shakespeare . By Hazelton Spencer. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co., 1940. $2.25. Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 248 Reviews Marlowe’s independent genius achieved it at a blow and because...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2017) 78 (2): 173–204.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Catherine Nicholson Abstract Unlike the works of contemporaries like William Shakespeare and John Donne, Edmund Spenser’s Faerie Queene (1590 and 1596) is almost invariably reproduced by modern editors with its peculiar sixteenth-century spellings intact, on the grounds that orthographic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2019) 80 (1): 51–74.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Alonso and his courtiers, her marriage also catalyzes a more vital loss: the apparent death of Ferdinand in the shipwreck. Like Imogen in Cymbeline , Claribel substitutes for her brother and becomes the new heir. William Shakespeare romances inheritance Virginia Woolf Roman new comedy In...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1953) 14 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 March 1953
... Chambers’ William Shakespeare: A Study of Facts and Problems. The final half-century survey is Alf Henriques’ instructive “Shakespeare and Denmark : 1900-1949.” Reviews of the 1949 contributions to critical, biographical, and textual scholar- ship are by the old and accomplished hands, Una...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1968) 29 (3): 354–356.
Published: 01 September 1968
...Ernest William Talbert A. C. Hamilton San Marino, Calif.: Huntington Library, 1967. ix + 237 pp. $6.50. Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 354 REVIEWS In short, like the old lady of the Wife of Bath’s Tale, the poem...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1948) 9 (1): 106–107.
Published: 01 March 1948
... are omitted : ( 1) the signa- ture of William Shakespeare in a Folger copy of Lambard’s Archaio- nomia of 1568 (see J. Q. Adams, “A New Shakespeare Signature?” in The Bzdletin of the John Rylands Library [June, 19431, pp. 256-59) ; (2) the Longleat Manuscript of a passage of text from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 242–243.
Published: 01 June 1943
... school under the guidance of the De Duplici Copia, Verborurn ac Rerum of Erasmus. Our authors conclude as to Shakespeare, “We do not say, dog- matically, that William Shakespeare was not a lawyer, or that he had no legal education. . . . But on the basis of our comparative studies, we...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1970) 31 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 March 1970
... public playhouses in the London suburbs, where a personal acquaintance with tlie players helped to distinguish tlie real bloods among them. Probably it was on some such excursion that William Shakespeare and tlie young Earl of Southampton first saw each other. (p. 31) Despite...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2015) 76 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2015
....” Newark : University of Delaware Press . Bevington David , ed. 1990 . Antony and Cleopatra, by William Shakespeare . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Bossy John . 1985 . Christianity in the West, 1400–1700 . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Boswell John...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1952) 13 (1): 6–20.
Published: 01 March 1952
... Shake- speare naturally based them.2e For the biographical point of view there is Leslie Hotson again, with his Shakespeare Versus Shallow (Boston, 1931 ), wherein a bet- ter understanding is given of the Mewy Wives of Windsor from a historical point of view. Or, if William Gardiner seems...
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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 2017) 78 (3): 395–419.
Published: 01 September 2017
... opposed to Milton the suspect radical poet and outdated religious enthusiast began with these Restoration moves to create an English canon. Dryden not only spoke for Shakespeare’s poetic greatness but revised The Tempest in 1667 with William Davenant to present Shakespeare as a more unambiguous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2001) 62 (2): 189–192.
Published: 01 June 2001
... read in conjunction with the study of the reformed text of 1 Henry IV. This study is exemplary in that it graphically demonstrates the extent to which an awareness of historical circumstance 1 Stanley Wells and Gary Taylor, eds., William Shakespeare: A...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2012) 73 (4): 602–605.
Published: 01 December 2012
... materials: texts by William Shakespeare, John Milton, and Thomas Middleton, but also by Gervase Markham and Edward Topsell, or paintings by Jan van Eyck and Andrea Mantegna. These character studies are outlined in an introduction that constitutes the book’s most theoretical and I think most novel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1999) 60 (4): 495–519.
Published: 01 December 1999
... 28Arnold Rampersad, “Langston Hughes and Approaches to Modernism in the Harlem Renaissance,” in The Harlem Renaissance: Revaluations, ed. Amritjit Singh, William S. Shiver, and Stanley Brodwin (New York: Garland, 1989), 55. *9 McKay, “If We Must Die,” in Huggins, Voices, 353-4. Walkowitz 0...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2002
... with the normative subjectivity that Hamlet ultimately institutes. Then there is the Ghost, whom Pye also discovers beyond Oedipus, a figure not of symbolic lack but of Lacan’s traumatic Thing: “Though consisting of noth- 3 William Shakespeare, Hamlet, ed. Harold Jenkins (London: Methuen, 1982...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1981) 42 (3): 292–294.
Published: 01 September 1981
... initial chapters to the tradition and the method of Protestant casuistry as developed by some of its most influential practitioners (particularly William Perkins, William Ames, Robert Sanderson, Jeremy Taylor, and Richard Baxter) before proceeding to analyses of selected works of the four major...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2016) 77 (2): 247–250.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Taylor Coleridge’s “willing suspension of disbelief.” Chapter 2 is a frequently interesting but diffuse consideration of The Tempest , including critical and theatrical responses to it by Ben Jonson, John Fletcher, Philip Massinger, Dryden, and William Davenant. At issue is artistic originality; Addison...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2017) 78 (4): 539–542.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Shakespeare . By Kennedy William J. . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2016 . xiv + 333 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 This is William J. Kennedy’s third book on Renaissance Petrarchism. Authorizing Petrarch (1994) dealt with the astonishingly detailed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2009) 70 (4): 532–534.
Published: 01 December 2009
... narrowly circumscribes experience” (9), and his own background as a scholar of William Blake comes to the fore as he proposes a poetics of the “antithetical.” In this model contraries that long have structured both attacks on and defenses of poetry — truth versus fiction, instruction versus delight...