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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 50–57.
Published: 01 March 1950
...W. P. Albrecht THE TITLES OF LOOK HOMEWARD, ANGEL: A STORY OF THE BURIED LIFE By W. P. ALBRECHT For his first novel Thomas Wolfe considered the titles The Building of a Wall and Alone, Alone. From Bath, England, July...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 195–206.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Leon Howard Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 MELVILLE’S STRUGGLE WITH THE ANGEL By LEONHOWARD The common denominator of most-if not all-critical discus- sions of Herman Melville is their dependence upon the logical fal- lacy of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 June 2008
... that deceive the fallen angels by turning to ash in their mouths. This episode has been the object of much critical discussion, and none of its identified sources, including the Bible, Lucan, and Spenser, provides a convincing model for Milton's depiction of the tantalizing food. I propose that Milton...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (4): 439–440.
Published: 01 December 1971
... us a fruitful study cle- rived from power and independence of mind. He is not only thoughtf’iil in himself; he will also prove to be a cause of the thought that is in others. EARLh’IINER Universily of California, Los Angeles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 June 1980
...MOODY E. PRIOR L. CALDERWOOD JAMES. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1979. ix + 225 pp. $12.50. Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (2): 226–227.
Published: 01 June 1953
...B. F. Bart Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 Marianne Bonwit. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Publications in Modern Philology, Vol. 33, No. 4, 1950. Pp. 263-420. $2.00. ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 511–512.
Published: 01 December 1944
... University on the Percy Turnbull Memorial Founda- tion in November 1941. Pp. 133. $2.00. Boas, Frederick S. (editor). The Year’s Work in English Studies. Volume XXII, 1941. Pp. 245. $3.75. Dick, Hugh G. (editor). Albumazar: A Comedy [1615], by Thomas Tomkis. Berkeley and Los Angeles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 255–256.
Published: 01 June 1944
... Source of Two Middle English Metrical Romances, Roland and Vernagu and Otuel and Roland. Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Publica- tions in Modern Philology, Vol. 21, No. 6, 1944. Pp. 385-452. Seventy-five cents. FRENCH Price...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (4): 347–364.
Published: 01 December 1971
... angels and man largely transposes Scripture and other narratives based on Scripture,l follows a predetermined order of events,2 contains few incidents extraneous to canonical Scripture, shows little amplification or condensation of actions, and maintains a rela- tively small over-all scale in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (3): 264–268.
Published: 01 September 1961
...) Haply for this some younger Angel now Looks down on Human Nature: and, behold! A sea of blood bestrewed with wrecks where mad Embattling Interests on each other rush With unhelmed rage! ( 117-26) This passage says that a murderer, who is heedless...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (4): 321–335.
Published: 01 December 1960
...John M. Steadman Copyright © 1960 by Duke University Press 1960 ARCHANGEL TO DEVIL THE BACKGROUND OF SATAN’S METAMORPHOSIS By JOHN M. STEADMAN To many critics, Milton’s “transformation scene”-the metamorpho- sis of the evil angels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 220–223.
Published: 01 June 1973
... Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 BOOKS RECEIVED AMERICAN Bader, Julia. Crystal Land: Artifice in Nabokov’s English Novels. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1972. ix + 162 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (2): 189–191.
Published: 01 June 1955
... Scientific Lady in England, 1650-1760: An Account of Her Rise, with Emphasis on the Major Roles of the Telescope and Micro- scope. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1955. Pp. xi + 126. $2.25. Nicoll, Allardyce (editor). Shakespeare Survey : An Annual Survey of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 37–43.
Published: 01 March 1972
... like a cormorant, not standing. I suspect Milton made this minor slip because he had no intention in the poem of suggesting an actual shape change into vulture. If one has had in mind all along the looking over of the Garden by a great angel, and if one is considerably removed from the brief...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 277–285.
Published: 01 September 1948
... one class we may place the dream which Eve had of eating the fruit- dream inspired by Satan and ultimately conceived, I believe, in terms of contemporary demon lore. But there are also a number of true revelations, inspired by God either directly or through angelic media- tion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (2): 190–192.
Published: 01 June 1962
..., 1962. Pp. xxiv + 228. $1.50. Jordan, John E. De Quincey to Wordsworth: A Biography of a Relationship. With the Letters of Thomas De Quincey to the Wordsworth Family. Berke- ley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1962. Pp. xx + 391. $7.50. Jorgensen, Paul A. Redeeming...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 369.
Published: 01 September 1948
...Harold H. Scudder Anthony Trollope and Bradford Allen Booth. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1947. Pp. xxii + 312. $3.75. Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 Harold H. Scudder 369 An Autobiography. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 276.
Published: 01 September 1954
...Robert B. Heilman Foreword by Edmund Wilson. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1952. Pp. xvi + 89. $2.75. © 1954 University of Washington 1954 276 Reviews the author covers whole genres instead of restricting himself to the more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 364.
Published: 01 September 1944
...William E. Wilson Leo Kirschenbaum. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Publications in Modern Philology, Volume 25, Number 4, 1944. Pp. viii + 317-424. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 364 Reviews Enrique Gaspar and the Social...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 505.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Theodore Geissendoerfer Edward V. Brewer. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Publications in Modern Philology, Volume 27, Number 1, 1943. Pp. 1-26. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 Theodore Geissendocrf er 505 The New England...