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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 412–415.
Published: 01 December 1979
...Martin Stevens W. F. Bolton. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1978. xii + 200 pp. $13.00. Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 REVIEWS Alcuin and “Beowulf’: An Eighth-Century View. By W. F. BOLTON.New Bruns- wick, N.J.: Rutgers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 415–417.
Published: 01 December 1979
... Alcuin would have been an un- congenial reader of the poem. Possibly, too, he might have been an impercep- tive literary critic. Not all men of letters are necessarily good critics, whether remote or contemporary (witness Thomas Rymer or Leo Tolstoy as critics of Shakespeare). If, on the basis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 409–413.
Published: 01 December 1952
..., pp. 281-89). Note 64: Add Kenneth Jackson’s Studies in Early Celtic Nature Poetry (Cambridgk, 1935) and Early Welsh Gnomic Poems (Cardiff, 1935), which are useful for comparative purposes. Chapter VII (Anglo-Latin Literature) deals with Gildas, Nennius, Aldhelm, Bede, Alcuin, etc...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1945
...Robert E. Fitch Emile Cailliet. Philadelphia: The Westminster Press, 1943. Pp. 187. $2.00. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 120 Reviews of the ancient Roman authors. Of course he had his experts-Paul the Deacon, Alcuin, and Theodulf of OrEans...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 March 1945
..., an instinctive philologist, who desired corrected texts of the Bible, of important liturgical works, of the rule of St. Benedict, and 120 Reviews of the ancient Roman authors. Of course he had his experts-Paul the Deacon, Alcuin, and Theodulf of OrEans. He knew how to choose...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 57–65.
Published: 01 March 1964
..., Osee propheta testante.. .” (Migne, PL, LXXXIII, 508). Alcuin, in his commentary on the Apocalypse, combines the testi- mony of St. Paul in Romans 11 : 26 (“omnis Israhel saluus fieret”) with that of St. John in Apocalypse 3 : 9: “Ecce dab0 de synagoga Satanae, qui dicunt se Iudaeos esse...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 131–133.
Published: 01 March 1953
... but the influence of Christ and the twelve apostles. That influence is admitted for the tables of Bron and the Grail King, but it stretches one’s credulity to accept it as an explanation for Conchobar, Bran, Brangoire, and Brennius. To paraphrase Alcuin, “Quid Brennius cum Christo?” Dr. Laura...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 371–375.
Published: 01 September 2021
... “renaissance”: despite this critic’s proud affiliation with York (viii), no room for more than a single footnote on the great expatriate scholar and poet of eighth-century England, York’s own Alcuin. In a survey like this, such omissions are strategic choices. Every reader will wish to squeeze one more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (3): 308–312.
Published: 01 September 1980
... Institute and the Graduate School and University Center, CUNY, 1979. x + 210 pp. $21.50. Porter, Harry Boone.Jeremy Taylor, Liturgzst (1613-1 667). London: Society for Pro- moting Christian Knowledge, Alcuin Club Collections, 61, 1979. vii + 185 pp. di6.95. Puhvel, Martin. “Beowulf...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (4): 425–430.
Published: 01 December 1978
.... Alcuin and “Beowulj”: An Eighth-Century View. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1978. xii 4- 200 pp. $13.00. David, Richard. Shakespeare in the Theatre. Cambridge, London, New York: Cam- bridge University Press, 1978. xv + 263 pp. $17.95...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 333–339.
Published: 01 September 1945
... Alcuin, which von Winterfeld has found and listed in the appro- priate places in his edition. To sum up, Hrotsvitha does not appear to have been a slavish imitator of Ekkehard or any other writer, despite the rather obvious borrowing of a set of situations from Ekkehard and its tempting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (3): 277–304.
Published: 01 September 1995
...-359. Parts trans. in Alcuin Blamires, ed., Woman Dpfarned and Woman Dejiinded: An Anthology of Medieval TpXts (Oxford: Clarendon, i99z), 25740. 14 Latin text in Alcuin Blamires and C. W. Marx, “Woman Not to Preach: A Dis- putation in British Library MS Harley 31 ,”Journal ofMedieva1...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (2): 115–128.
Published: 01 June 1974
..., et hoc fratris” (444). Cain is the prime example in the comments of Gregory the Great on envy in the Regtrlae Pastoralis Liber, 10 (PL, 77.62-63). Cf. Alcuin, “De Invidia,” De Virtulibus et Vitiis, 22 (PL, 101.630); and Aldhelm, De Virginifate Carmen, lines 2710-29, in Aldhelmi Opera, ed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 311–324.
Published: 01 December 1955
...), Suetonius (Lives of the Caesars), Dio-Chrysostom (Dialogues on Kingship), Marcus Aurelius ( Thoughts), Dio-Cassius (Roiltan His- tory), Julian (On Kingship), St. Augustine (The City of God),and a group of medieval writers including Martin of Bracara, Isidore of Seville, Alcuin, Hincmar...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 153–168.
Published: 01 June 2003
... hope for England. He sometimes attributes the Conquest to the decline of learning that made “a man who knew any grammar . . . a marvel and a portent to his colleagues” (3.245.3). He reserves his highest praise for the learned: Bede, Alcuin, Eadmer, Goscelin, and Henry I. The scholar, no less than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 March 1955
.... 37 None is mentioned by Koehne. It was traditional for medieval poets to attribute spurious laws to Charlemagne. In 883 Notker of St. Gall wrote in his Gesta Caroli that Alcuin had two pupils who were “sons of a miller in the service of the monastery of Saint Columban, who did...