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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 297–328.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Marius Hentea This essay explores the conceptions of the classic, and of literary value more generally, in T. S. Eliot's “What Is a Classic?” and Matthew Arnold's “Study of Poetry.” Eliot's address heavily depends on Arnold's study, but there are significant points of difference, especially when...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (1): 63–82.
Published: 01 March 1997
.... Eliot, and Matthew Arnold Donald J. Childs Feminists have long celebrated Virginia Woolf‘s observation in A Room of One’s Own that “we think back through our mothers if we are women Woolf can thus be situated as a precursor to contempo- rary feminisms that seek...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 315–317.
Published: 01 September 1978
...G. B. TENNYSON ALLAN DALE PETER. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1977. 295 pp. $13.50. Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 G. B. TENNYSON 3 15 The Victorian Critic and the Idea of History: Carlyle, Arnold...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 402–403.
Published: 01 December 1962
... literary power, and not simply its historical development. NATHANCOMFORT STARR University of Florida rite Voices of Matthew Arnold. By W. STACYJOHNSON. New Haven: Pub- lished for Smith College by the Yale University Press, 1961. Pp. x...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 245–252.
Published: 01 September 1963
...Eugene L. Williamson, Jr. Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 MATTHEW ARNOLD AND THE ARCHBISHOPS By EUGENEL. WILLIAMSON,JR. Perhaps it was with some justice that the celebrated author of Literature and Dogma and God and the Bible once...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (4): 377–379.
Published: 01 December 1960
... it. FRANKW. JONES University of Washington Arnold Bennett: Primitivism and Taste. By JAMES HALL.Seattle : University of Washington Press, 1959. Pp. xi 4- 159. $4.00. Many of us remember Arnold Bennett chiefly for his having been made a special kind of object lesson in a 1924...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (3): 248–263.
Published: 01 September 1961
...Albert J. Lubell Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 MATTHEW ARNOLD : BETWEEN TWO WORLDS By ALBERTJ. LUBELL Students of Arnold have generally recognized the crisis of faith that overtook him in his early years as an important...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (3): 307–308.
Published: 01 September 1961
...- eenth century or earlier. Perhaps at line 50 it was prophetic. FRANKW. JONES University of Washington Essays, Letters, and ReZrimts by Matthezv Arnold. Collected and edited by FRASERNEIMAN. Cambridge: Harvard University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 366–367.
Published: 01 September 1950
... of Victorian senti- mentality, Mr. Lacey is offering us a belated Victorian comment on Words- worth. He is closer, certainly, to Matthew Arnold than to Whitehead. NEWTONP. STALLKNECHT Indiana University Matthew Arnold: A Study in Conflict...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 368–369.
Published: 01 September 1951
.... FRANCESCOCORDASCO Long Island Uttiversity Matthew Arnold. By LIONELTRILLING. New York : Columbia University Press ; London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd., 1949. Pp. 465. $5.00. This is a reissue, with the addition of a five-paragraph “Preface to the Second Edition,” of a work first...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 199–207.
Published: 01 June 1948
...William Blackburn Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 1 This article originally was part of a doctoral dissertation presented at Yale University, 1943. BISHOP BUTLER AND THE DESIGN OF ARNOLD’S LITERATURE AND DOGMA...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (1): 67–86.
Published: 01 March 1982
...Paul Zietlow Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 FAILURE AND INTEGRITY IN MATTHEW ARNOLD’S MEROPE By PAULZIETLOW In writing Merope, Matthew Arnold aimed to do no less than reenact in the nineteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (2): 144–162.
Published: 01 June 1984
...William A. Oram Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 ARNOLD’S “SCHOLAR-GIPSY” AND THE CRISIS OF THE 1852 POEMS By WILLIAMA. ORAM The debate about the meaning of “The Scholar-Gipsy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 385–387.
Published: 01 December 1959
... with consideration or respect for textual problems, the way will be made both clearer and smoother because of Charles Taylor’s study. LAWRENCEJ. ZILLM A N University of Washington Matthew Arnold’s Books: Toward a Publishing Diary. Edited by WILLIAM...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 335–340.
Published: 01 December 1953
...Aerol Arnold Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 THE HECTOR-ANDROMACHE SCENE IN SHAKESPEARE’S TROILUS AND CRESSIDA By AEROLARNOLD Professor Tatlock was in error when he wrote that Act V, Scene iii, of Shakespeare’s Troilus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 239–257.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., folks”—en route from Romanticism to Leavisism and New Criticism, with a quick nod to Matthew Arnold. This essay works against this habit, introducing and analyzing the intellectual legacy of the idealist philosopher T. H. Green, whose life and work inspired generations of liberal-thinking students...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 349–375.
Published: 01 September 2020
..., stages the interplay of his wide-ranging literary and philosophical influences. Drawing on figures such as Arthur Schopenhauer, Jean Racine, Henri Bergson, Arnold Geulincx, and Fritz Mauthner, the play bends toward tragedy but undercuts any sense of finality with its slow unrolling. More than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 235–236.
Published: 01 June 1943
...Arnold C. Rowbotham C. Wesley Bird. Los Angeles: Lymanhouse, 1941. Pp. 183. © 1943 University of Washington 1943 Edward F. Meylan 235 In short, a brilliant piece of work, marred only by occasional abstruseness and verbosity. It would take...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 317–322.
Published: 01 September 1974
...Arnold Stein Barbara Kiefer Lewalski. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1973. ix + 386 pp. $16.50. Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 REVIEWS Donne’s “Anniversaries” and lhe Poetry of Praise: The Creation of a Sym- bolic Mode...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 363–377.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Arnold H. Rowbotham Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 MADAME DE GENLIS AND JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU By ARNOLDH. ROWBOTHAM Madame de Genlis lived through the last years of the Ancien Regime, through the Revolution, the First Empire...