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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 395–419.
Published: 01 September 2017
... with the culture of the Restoration stage. If we look at the end of his career, we might be tempted to think of him as the reaction against the Age of Shakespeare and Renaissance drama, but if we look at it as a whole, he resists such categories, challenging the significance of 1642 as the great dividing point...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... He is completing a book on the cultural history and poetics of anonymity during the period 1695-1835. MLQ 62.4 05 Griffin 10/24/01 5:52 PM Page 377 The Age of “The Age of” Is Over: Johnson and New Versions of the Late Eighteenth Century Robert J. Griffin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 June 1960
... Hiline were, apparently, composed after December, 1572- January, 1573. MARCELFRANCON HarzJard Unizwsity Ait Age of Crisis: Man and World in Eighteenth Century French Thought. By LESTERG. CROCKER.Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (3): 264–266.
Published: 01 September 1957
... represented. A German- English volume is promised soon. GEORGEC. BUCK University of Washington As Age of Fiction: The French Novel from Gide to Camus. By G~BMAINE BR~Eand MARGARETGUITON. New Brunswick : Rutgers University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 237–238.
Published: 01 June 1950
... to the future literary historian. MIMI I. JEHLE Uiriversity of Illiiwis The German Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: A Study in the Drama from Gottscked to Les By S. ETTASCHRFJBER. New York: King’s Crown Press, Columbia University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 313–314.
Published: 01 September 1953
....” KESTERSVENDSEN University of Oklahoma Agrarian Age: A Background for Wordsworth. By KENNETHMACLEAN. New Haven: Yale Studies in English, Vol. 115, 1950. Pp. xiii + 105. $3.00. Since science was affecting every phase of life in England as early as the eighteenth century...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 282–283.
Published: 01 September 1962
... to quatre solz by Micheau Gonnot. It is not just because the French coinage system had been debased in intrinsic value, as he suggests. In the passage in question, a horse 1 Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages, ed. Roger S. Loomis (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1959), p. 355...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 March 1954
...Albert R. Kitzhaber © 1954 University of Washington 1954 MARK TWAIN’S USE OF THE POMEROY CASE IN THE GILDED AGE By ALBERTR. KITZHABER The Gilded Age, which Mark Twain wrote in 1873 in collaboration with Charles Dudley Warner, is perhaps...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Marguerite Waller Shakespeare's Foreign Worlds: National and Transnational Identities in the Elizabethan Age . By Carole Levin and John Watkins. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009. xi + 217 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Marguerite Waller is professor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 13–35.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of Washington 2012 Milton’s Trifles: Lyric Disparagement in an Age of Walking Books Sharon Achinstein his essay begins with a lost book, a misplaced book, perhaps a sto- Tlen book: a book that went missing from a public library. This is, of course, not an unfamiliar story in the history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 151–170.
Published: 01 June 2013
... in original languages and in translation. In the second part Damrosch proposes that the fundamental tension today has shifted to the question of the place of literary studies in a multimedia age, and he explores how we can make affirmative use of the common translation of classic texts across not only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 June 2013
... by Nadel Ira B. , 204 – 23 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . doi:10.1017/CCOL0521431174.010 . Yao Steven . 2002 . Translation and the Languages of Modernism: Gender, Politics, Language . New York : Palgrave Macmillan . Close Reading in an Age of Global Writing Rebecca...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (4): 539–542.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Gordon Braden Petrarchism at Work: Contextual Economies in the Age of 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (4): 554–557.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Zachary Tavlin The Lyric in the Age of the Brain . By Skillman Nikki . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2016 . 342 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 It is peculiar for a book of literary history to posit an “age of the brain.” Approaches...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (4): 491–525.
Published: 01 December 2020
... persona with which the latter practices intersect. As close readers of Sherlock Holmes, I assert, we become better distant readers of genre and much else. The case for doing so in a so-called age of AI could not be more urgent. One of the best-known rejoinders to Moretti’s argument for distance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Jesse Oak Taylor jot8@uw.edu Human Forms: The Novel in the Age of Evolution . By Ian Duncan . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2019 . xiii + 290 pp. Copyright © 2021 by University of Washington 2021 Ian Duncan’s Human Forms promises to realign...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 227–250.
Published: 01 June 2002
...: American Naturalism and the Languages of Responsibility . The Mind a Department Store: Reconfiguring Space in the Gilded Age Gail McDonald ’ve been spending a month,” Henry James wrote to a correspondent I in 1905, “in the horrific, the unspeakable, extraordinary, yet partly interesting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 241–243.
Published: 01 June 1944
... in English Poetry. Volume 11: 1740-1780. Re- ligious Sentimentalism in the Age of Johnson. By HOXIENEALE FAIRCHILD.New York : Columbia University Press, 1942. Pp. ix + 406. $5.00. This is the second of a series of volumes in which Professor Fair- child proposes to trace the “course...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 247–249.
Published: 01 June 1944
... at Los Angeles Winckelmann and his German Critics, 1775-1 781. A Prelude to the Classical Age. By HENRYCARAWAY HATFIELD. New York: Co- lumbia University Germanic Studies, New Series, No. 15, 1943. Pp. 169. $1.75. There has been of late a very strong interest in Winckelmann. German...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (3): 300–303.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Jane K. Brown Revolution and Renunciation, 1790-1803. vol. 2 of Goethe: The Poet and the Age. By Nicholas Boyle. Oxford: Clarendon, 2000. xiv + 949 pp. © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.3-05 Reviews 7/12/01 1:22 PM Page 285 Reviews Practicing...