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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 264–266.
Published: 01 June 1965
...Gale H. Carrithers, Jr. Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 MISSING PERSONS ON DOVER BEACH? By GALEH. CARRITHERS,JR. Is it illusion? All readers love “Dover Beach,” but all feel defensive? Scholarly critiques and class...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 June 1941
...Joseph Warren Beach Donald Cornzr 329 I doubt that the “Blue Stockings” should be credited with bringing about as great a change in the matter of women’s education as Mr. Manch appears to believe. In this connection it seems to me...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 360–361.
Published: 01 September 1945
...Harold E. Briggs Joseph Warren Beach. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1944. Pp. 133. $2.00. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 360 Reviews five lines describing Dora. Several readings appear to be misreadings or errors not caught...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 358–360.
Published: 01 September 1945
.... A prodigious amount of reading and thinking has gone into Profes- sor Joseph Warren Beach’s slim new book, A Romantic View of Poetry, made up of lectures given at the Johns Hopkins University on the Percy Turnbull Memorial Foundation in November, 1941. For his illustrative material the author...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (3): 479–504.
Published: 01 September 1996
... build, decorate, and leave their son to defend a small house on the beach, the real center of the novel’s racial friction. The superiority of the aristocratic white hero depends on his 3 Edgar Rice Burroughs, Turzan of the Apes (serialized 1912; rpt. New York: Bal- lantine, 1963), 2...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 393–396.
Published: 01 September 2015
... a bastard as his own son. Chapter 6, “Security on the Beach,” unwinds the book’s most compelling thread. The shoreline is a liminal threshold between secure land and the risky sea, and the topos of watching a storm-tossed ship from the safety of land ties together meditations on Pindar, Lucretius, Kant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (1): 59–85.
Published: 01 March 1987
.... It opposes the narrator’s overt censure and deepens his evaluative irony. To conclude this discussion of the narrator and of irony in Der Tod in Venedig, let us consider the play of ironies-both of character and discourse-that concludes the tale. As Aschenbach sits on the beach watching, Tadzio...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (1): 63–82.
Published: 01 March 1997
... and attached them, very lightly, to the belt. So on a summer’s day waves collect, overbalance, and fall; collect and fall; and the whole world seems to be saying “that is all” more and more ponderously, until even the heart in the body which lies in the sun on the beach says too...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (4): 342–361.
Published: 01 December 1988
... to neither. “The salt is on the briar rose, / The fog is in the fir trees” (DS, I). “The sea is the land’s edge also . . .” (DS, I). On the beach-the dividing line between earth and water-are things made on land and once belonging to humanity yet now brutally altered by the sea: “the torn...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (4): 342–361.
Published: 01 December 1988
... to neither. “The salt is on the briar rose, / The fog is in the fir trees” (DS, I). “The sea is the land’s edge also . . .” (DS, I). On the beach-the dividing line between earth and water-are things made on land and once belonging to humanity yet now brutally altered by the sea: “the torn...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 297–311.
Published: 01 September 1968
... figures in criticism have maintained that James lacked a rich sense of life.2 Edmund Wilson states that he “tended to hold life at arm’s length”;8 Joseph Wanen Beach regrets that the lack of “straggling weeds” in the novelist’s “pruned and weeded garden” continues to alienate read- erThis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 March 1969
... society around the small Riviera beach he discovers, then molds and carefully rakes. Fitzgerald consistently points out the moral center of Dick’s charm, the exquisite consideration, the recognition of the value of everything around him, the capacity to extract the full humanity from his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 391–413.
Published: 01 September 2008
...- cated album the Beach Boys had so far produced; and, above all, the Beatles’ Revolver.22 It was the year when rock music, impatient of its status as a commercial product, began to aspire to the condition of art, and rock musicians began to enter into artistic dialogue with each other, over...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 367.
Published: 01 September 1950
... much so that we regret that Mr. Brown did not see fit to include comment on some additional works even though this is not necessary for the support of his thesis (e.g., “Literature and Science,” “Dover Beach,” “The Last Word The book is an important contribution to our knowledge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 367.
Published: 01 September 1950
... regret that Mr. Brown did not see fit to include comment on some additional works even though this is not necessary for the support of his thesis (e.g., “Literature and Science,” “Dover Beach,” “The Last Word The book is an important contribution to our knowledge of an important man...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 511–512.
Published: 01 December 1944
.... 0. Henry James: The Major Phase. New York: Oxford University Press, 1944. Pp. xvi + 190. $2.50. ENGLISH Beach, Joseph Warren. A Romantic View of Poetry: Being Lectures Given at the Johns Hopkins University on the Percy Turnbull Memorial Founda...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 490–507.
Published: 01 December 1949
.... cit., p. 427. Curtis Carroll Davis 505 owned by Miss Sallie Spotswood Beach of Richmond, derives ulti- mately from an original said to have been presented by Governor Spotswood to his son-in-law, Bernard Moore.78...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 57–75.
Published: 01 March 2014
... (1827); “Dover Beach,” l. 35 (1867). 9  Ernst Robert Curtius (1991: 255) suggests that the rough linkage of the length of a life and the idea of one hundred years as historically significant emerges in the 68 MLQ March 2014 Insofar as the number...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 361–362.
Published: 01 September 1945
..., is only another way of expressing the point of Mr. Beach’s Romantic View. HAROLDE. BRICCS University of Minnesota Edwin Arlington Robinson and His Manuscripts. By ESTHERWIL- LARD BATES. Waterville, Maine : Colby College Library, 1944. Pp. iv...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (4): 497–509.
Published: 01 December 1998
...- ing to one version of it means arguing against other versions, some of which have been around for some time. Christopher Beach’s useful survey, “Recu- perating the Aesthetic: Contemporary Approaches and the Case of Adorno,” begins by following Soderholm’s editorial lead-“What happens when...