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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1992) 53 (3): 279–297.
Published: 01 September 1992
... Claude Huart in 1725,*and in the editions of Diogenes Laertius and Cicero in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. Then there were the tradition of the “fideistic” version of the new Pyrrhonism, as stated by Montaigne, Charron, La Mothe Le Vayer, Pierre Bayle, and Bishop Pierre...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1967) 28 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 March 1967
... volumes of Prbvost’s long novel, Cle‘veland, should be dated 1731 instead of 1732 (pp. 37, 107); the eighth and final volume did not appear until 1739.1 We read that “Bayle quarreled with his fellow Protestants in exile” (p. 71). This rather unexpected statement puts the whole...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1951) 12 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 March 1951
... for the intervening darkness. The influence of this anti-Catholic, and hence anti-medieval, bias is reflected in Pierre Bayle’s Dictionary at the end of the seventeenth century, but with a significant difference. Bayle, who popularized the erroneous notion that the revival of learning...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 467–470.
Published: 01 December 1973
... the school of Padua and the Italian “naturalists,” the tradition of humanism embodied particularly in Kabelais and blon taigne, the heterogene- ous group of libertins and freethinkers of the seventeer.tli century, the prac- tice of biblical criticism so suggestively mastered by Bayle, a whole...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1965) 26 (3): 480–481.
Published: 01 September 1965
... work that is little known, but that provides yet another instance of Diderot’s remarkable ability to reveal the innermost workings of his own mind by the contact with kindred spirits, in this case Seneca and Tacitus. Other papers are devoted to Pierre Bayle and Montesquieu, who are...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 341–342.
Published: 01 June 1941
... stronger. The empiricists included such famous writers as Gassendi, Bayle, Fontenelle, Voltaire, and La Mettrie. Maintaining that man and beast are of the same essence, they op- posed Cartesian dualism with its corollary that the human soul is immortal and has direct commerce with God through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 295–311.
Published: 01 December 1954
... instead of following the conventional pattern in which Bayle, Saint-Evremond, Fontenelle, and in some cases Cyrano de Bergerac figure as the precursors of the Age of Enlightenment. One would, however, have welcomed a mention of the modifications which the method of the exact natural...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1972) 33 (3): 350–352.
Published: 01 September 1972
... J. Weigand, “Arbor Amoris: On the Transformation of an Image”; Herbert Dieckniann, “Form and Style in Pierre Bayle’s Dictionnaire historique el critique”; Ernst Behler, “Die Auffassung der Kevolution in der deutschen Fruhromantik”; Peter Uwe Hohendahl...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1963) 24 (4): 419–422.
Published: 01 December 1963
..., H. T. Pierre Bayle and Voltaire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1963. Pp. xv + 159. Olabarrieta, Sister Miriam ThCrGse. The Influence of Ramon Lull on the Style of the Early Spanish Mystics and Santa Teresa. Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, Catholic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1941) 2 (1): 115–122.
Published: 01 March 1941
... refugees. Its orientation to- ward France was stronger than was Utrecht’s. In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries nearly a hundred Frenchmen of note visited Holland and wrote up their impressions. Among them may be men- tioned : Scaliger, Descartes, Pierre Bayle, Le Clerc, Colbert, the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1963) 24 (3): 237–244.
Published: 01 September 1963
... to the library of the Vatican. Several explanations for this flood tide of allusions are possible. Perhaps Melville, a voracious reader, was laboring to digest the antiquarianism of Burton and Browne, the comparative mythology of Pierre Bayle, and the seven-volume Indian Antiquities...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1978) 39 (4): 425–430.
Published: 01 December 1978
...- kinson”; W. H. Bruford, “Tragic Guilt: A Germanist’s Gleanings from Recent Interpretations of hristotle’s Poetics”; H. B. Nisbet, “Lessing and Pierre Bayle”; BOOKS RECEIVED 429 E. M. Batley, “On the Nature and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1942) 3 (2): 340–344.
Published: 01 June 1942
... there is reason to feel glad that the work of the sceptics like Bayle, practical clerics like J. B. Thiers, or witty ironists like Voltaire and his associates, could remove the unnecessary, harmful and useless trappings from principles left more radiantly effective for their very...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1960) 21 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 June 1960
... the Marquis de Sade, who is mentioned almost as often as Voltaire and more frequently than Montesquieu, D’Holbach, or HelvCtius. It is his contention that the question first raised by Bayle, whether ethics could survive without a religious base, loomed as large at the end of the century as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 464–467.
Published: 01 December 1973
... group of libertins and freethinkers of the seventeer.tli century, the prac- tice of biblical criticism so suggestively mastered by Bayle, a whole con- stellation of great philosophers including Bacon, Descartes, Hobbes, Gas- sendi, Locke, Spinoza, and, to be sure, the revolutionary advances of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 377–380.
Published: 01 September 1951
... in reviews or as prefaces to editions; e.g., that of St. Augustine’s Soliloquies. Here as elsewhere the religious problem and the moral aspect posed by political theory dominate. Studies of St. Augustine, Eckhart, Charles de Bouelles, Bodin, Bayle, the Encyclopkdie, Goethe, Holderlin, Kafka...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1941) 2 (1): 25–41.
Published: 01 March 1941
... suffered equally from Gallomania. (See Metz, op. cit., note 5.) His ex- tensive debt to Bayle has been studied, as well as his probable ac- @SeeMy Own Life, available in Greig, op. cit., I, n. 2, and in several editions of the Works, 7 One edition of Mauvillon’s translation (Amsterdam...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1944) 5 (1): 3–25.
Published: 01 March 1944
... RCpublique des Let- tres. Amsterdam, Desbordes, 56 v. in-12. (Edit6 par Bayle jusqu’A 1687.) “1686-1782 Mercure historique et politique contenant 1’Ctat prC- sent de l’Europe, ce qui se passe dans toutes les cours, l’intkret des princes, leurs brigues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 March 2001
... T. P. Cooke . . . received for six nights’ acting” in the leading role.3 Others fared far worse: William Bayle Bernard was paid all of three pounds when his first play was produced in 1827; George Dibdin Pitt earned thirty shillings per piece in the 1840s (Stephens...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 292–309.
Published: 01 September 1951
....”23 Franklin extends this hypothesis to all experiences as well as to the passions and adds his own notion of equal proportions. Among Franklin’s contemporaries the opposite doctrine was generally prevalent. Bayle in his Dictionary, a rich source for philosophical concepts, not only...