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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 335–338.
Published: 01 September 1985
... of the book, for it produces that slight “estrangement” hailed by the Russian formalists and manages to make Milton’s poetry take on a certain newness of life. GEORGIACHRISTOPHER Emory University The Apprenticeship of Beatrice Webb...
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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 1. Portrait of Alma Murray as Beatrice Cenci, from the preliminaries in Browning 1891 . More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Bi-qi Beatrice Lei Bi-qi Beatrice Lei is associate professor of English at National Taiwan University. She coordinates the NTU Shakespeare Forum, a cross-disciplinary team that researches, teaches, and promotes scholarly exchange. She has published on Sidney, Shakespeare, intercultural...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 20–28.
Published: 01 March 1962
..., victimizing those equally as blind.6 Perception is partial and distorted, and so reality is tragically misapprehended. The main action of The Changeling ensues from Beatrice’s defective 2 T. S. Eliot, Elizabethan Essays (London, 1934), p. 89. 8 Samuel Schoenbaum, Middleton’s Tragedies (New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 63–78.
Published: 01 March 1961
... in the poem; it is objectified as Dante’s “bewil- dered”6 condition that necessitates the intervention of Beatrice and Virgil. Without the objective system (which is not of itself the struc- ture of the poetry, but which makes it possible) there would be no Divinu Commedia, and even the individual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 June 1959
... chronology, based on these passages, was formulated in 1891 by the German scholar and critic Wendelin Foer~ter.~Foerster demonstrates con- clusively that the empress alluded to in the prologue to Ilk et Galeron is Beatrice of Burgundy, second wife of Frederick Barbarossa, mar- ried to him...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 332–335.
Published: 01 September 1985
... The Apprenticeship of Beatrice Webb. By DEBORAHEPSTEIN NORD. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1985. ix + 294 pp. $25.00. The Apprenticeship of Beatrice Webb centers around an examination of the autobiographical volume My Apprenticeship, in which Beatrice Webb told of somewhat less than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 187–195.
Published: 01 June 1945
... Roberto’s tale to the attention of its first and most important borrowers.20 Middleton and Rowley, tinkering up John Reynolds’ horror story of Beatrice- Joanna and Alsemero, seized upon the tale to aid them in focusing and centralizing the plot, and in giving the serious portion of the play...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (2): 174–176.
Published: 01 June 1982
... about the social context of wooing in Romeo and Juliet and Henry V, but are we to take it as equally appli- cable to every courtship in the canon? And, in any case, don’t wefeel, say, the encounter between Beatrice and Benedick after the aborted wedding in Much Ado as a duet, whether...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 June 1997
... League, it gave innumerable matinees of plays and pageants, some to pay trib- ute to Shakespeare for portraying the varied qualities of women. In Shakespeare’s Dreams, an arrangement by the best-selling author and playwright Beatrice Harraden and Bessie Hatton, Portia, Viola, Perdita, Lady...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (2): 176–179.
Published: 01 June 1982
... in the canon? And, in any case, don’t wefeel, say, the encounter between Beatrice and Benedick after the aborted wedding in Much Ado as a duet, whether it is technically so or not? It is the cleared-stage boundary that gives trouble here-since Beatrice and Benedick remain on stage, their dialogue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (4): 498–507.
Published: 01 December 1969
... 499 -Beatrice displays the cynic’s lack of shame. She is as audacious in her profession of chastity as Allwit is in his celebration of sloth. The chief challenger of Allwit, however, is Bianca, with her cutting response to the Cardinal’s denunciation of her marriage to the Duke in Women...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (2): 99–119.
Published: 01 June 1988
... between the reasons Chaucer’s narrator offers for taking his journey and those laid out by the narrator of the Commedia for taking his. In Infmo 2, Vergil ex- plains that he was sent to “Dante” by Beatrice, who was moved by the poet’s love for her to reward him with his journey. Lucy, in re...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 June 1946
... for this; for an- other performance of The Cenci took place in London in 1922 which gives a much sounder basis for judgment, a public performance played by a professional cast with Sybil Thorndyke in the role of Beatrice. Almost all the critics of this production, untrammeled by Victorian prejudices...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 140–155.
Published: 01 June 1972
... of “religiosity.” 141i TONO-BUNGA Y his love-making with Beatrice Normandy, he will come much closer to “the elemental thing” (p. 242), a breaking down of “the boundaries of self” which, according to First and Last Things (p. 291), is the purpose of love...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2003
...-year-old Beatrice, had married Lucretia Petroni following the death of his first wife. A depraved, cruel man with a history of com- mitting capital crimes (for which he bribed Pope Clement VIII to par- don him), Cenci plotted the murder of two sons whom he had left indi- gent, publicly celebrated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 495–504.
Published: 01 December 2019
... University Press . Frow John . 1986 . Marxism and Literary History . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Fukuyama Francis . 1989 . “ The End of History? ” National Interest , no. 16 : 3 – 18 . Gruendler Beatrice . 2015 . “ Early Arabic Philologists: Poetry’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 417–418.
Published: 01 December 1952
... identifies patrons by equating internal evi- dence to historical documentation, thus establishing Peter I1 as the King of Arugon, Ferdinand as the Infante of Castile, the Emperor William IV as the Marquis de Monferrut, and Beatrice as the daughter of Azzo VI; he disagrees on grounds...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 418–419.
Published: 01 December 1952
... identifies patrons by equating internal evi- dence to historical documentation, thus establishing Peter I1 as the King of Arugon, Ferdinand as the Infante of Castile, the Emperor William IV as the Marquis de Monferrut, and Beatrice as the daughter of Azzo VI; he disagrees on grounds...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 573–575.
Published: 01 December 1940
... description of the twelve ladies Boccaccio says that they were con gentili astetti (Amorosa Visione 111, verse 18) ; Dante similarly speaks of a friend of Beatrice as Una donna giovane e di gentile aspetto molto (K N. 8, l), page 66. (2) The phrase alto disio (Decameron V, Ballata...