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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 366–381.
Published: 01 December 1986
... children (a daughter, Sophie, and an older son, Archimedes) and is faithfully attended to by the young and efficient Kafer. But the successful Etatsrat Sternow does not bring to his paternal duties the same dedication he presumably gives to the execution of his professional obligations. He...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 49–61.
Published: 01 March 1940
... of their study.2e Even in the History, generosity wins the day, albeit after a brief de- bate, wherein Ralegh reflects upon the inventor’s duty to society and the moral responsibility of the scientist in wartime. Describing the Roman siege of Syracuse, Ralegh tells how Archimedes was persuaded...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2014
...: Harvard University, Department of Comparative Literature, 2010. 695 pp. Toward the end of two chapters on René Descartes in his arrestingly ambi- tious and wide-­ranging book, Christopher D. Johnson retrieves from the previous century a sonnet by Jean de Sponde: Tu disais, Archimède, ainsi...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 106–111.
Published: 01 March 2014
...: Harvard University, Department of Comparative Literature, 2010. 695 pp. Toward the end of two chapters on René Descartes in his arrestingly ambi- tious and wide-­ranging book, Christopher D. Johnson retrieves from the previous century a sonnet by Jean de Sponde: Tu disais, Archimède, ainsi...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2014
... and wide-­ranging book, Christopher D. Johnson retrieves from the previous century a sonnet by Jean de Sponde: Tu disais, Archimède, ainsi qu’on nous rapporte, Qu’on te donnât un point pour bien te soutenir, Tu branlerais le monde. [You said, Archimedes, so the story goes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 115–118.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., Department of Comparative Literature, 2010. 695 pp. Toward the end of two chapters on René Descartes in his arrestingly ambi- tious and wide-­ranging book, Christopher D. Johnson retrieves from the previous century a sonnet by Jean de Sponde: Tu disais, Archimède, ainsi qu’on nous rapporte...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 303–306.
Published: 01 December 1958
... it accompanies, of others it guides the life-some want it in full dress, some plain-Aristippus admires it at Alexander’s table, Archimedes runs naked after it through the streets-Socrates practises, Plato teaches it-some clothe it with mortality, others, with Ulysses, find its phantom only among...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 March 1952
.... They were the creations of men of genius. The theorists of architecture denied the possibility of constructing domes in churches, and Brunelleschi built the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore amid the general incredulity of his contemporaries. Archimedes in- vented wondrous war machines without...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (2): 136–146.
Published: 01 June 1966
... to an eternity of lamentation because he chooses to behave like an emblem- atic figure rather than like a passionately discontented man. Wyatt, however, “will not wayle, lament, nor yet be sad” because he has arrived at a definition of the law of female behavior which, like Archimedes’ lever...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (2): 174–184.
Published: 01 June 1966
... will perpetuate a misunderstanding, for, despite what King, father, and victims believe, Don Juan was not punished because he 10 Archimede Marni, “Did Tirso Employ Counterpassion in His Burlador de Sevilla HR, XX (1952), 123-38. 184 TIRSO DE MOLINA...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 243–251.
Published: 01 September 1959
... lustre upon them, than my father had on those of TRISMEGISTUSor ARCHIMEDES, on the one hand,-or of NYKYand SIMKINon the other. (I, xix)17 All of Sterne’s writings are permeated with a sense of the relative nature of language ; ambiguities have an endless fascination for him. As a humorist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 545–551.
Published: 01 September 2000
... first book—to “write about Romanticism without being Romantic” (14)—but, he hopes (again like Archimedes), can also afford scholars some leverage against the future. “By assessing Literature’s results and rethinking its hypotheses, ingredients...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 551–554.
Published: 01 September 2000
... first book—to “write about Romanticism without being Romantic” (14)—but, he hopes (again like Archimedes), can also afford scholars some leverage against the future. “By assessing Literature’s results and rethinking its hypotheses, ingredients...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 554–559.
Published: 01 September 2000
... first book—to “write about Romanticism without being Romantic” (14)—but, he hopes (again like Archimedes), can also afford scholars some leverage against the future. “By assessing Literature’s results and rethinking its hypotheses, ingredients...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 559–562.
Published: 01 September 2000
... first book—to “write about Romanticism without being Romantic” (14)—but, he hopes (again like Archimedes), can also afford scholars some leverage against the future. “By assessing Literature’s results and rethinking its hypotheses, ingredients...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (4): 545–578.
Published: 01 December 1996
..., notes that the statue’s intervention is dis- honest (“El Don Juan de Tirso y el de Moliike,” 96). similarly, Weinstein suggests that the contradiction may be due to the dimculty of finding an alternative dramatic solution ( 19). 44 Archimede Marni tries to do so through the concept...