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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (4): 475–495.
Published: 01 December 1997
.... Edgeworth’s Belinda (1801) is mentioned in a celebrated para- graph in Northanger Abbey’s fifth chapter, along with novels by Richard- son and Burney, as a work of genius. Over the rest of her career Austen paid Edgeworth’s novel even sincerer flattery, in the form of imitation. Belinda opens...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (1): 21–27.
Published: 01 March 2019
... the strangers whom it gathers. Our reading matter comes into being thanks to the exchange of textual property that such meeting places foster.) In The British Recluse that process of exchange is launched when a new arrival, a young woman named Belinda, of a reserved temperament and evidently preoccupied...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 441–443.
Published: 01 December 1986
... and 1769.” Frances Brooke’s epistolary novel, The Histo~yof Emzly Montugue (1769), contains a character whose name duplicates that of Pope’s alleged original for Belinda in “The Rape of the Lock.” On the basis of this coincidence of names, Messenger sets out to compare the characters Belinda...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 342–354.
Published: 01 September 1947
... of a description of their games, the following couplet occurs : The love of Horses, which they had, alive, And care of Chariots, after Death survive. (VI,889 f.) Early in the first book of The Rape of the Lock, Ariel describes to Belinda in a dream...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 116–119.
Published: 01 March 1946
... the “Behold, four Kings” passage for what it seems to be, a description of the hands as dealt, i.e., if all twelve face cards were in the three hands as dealt, ;,hen Belinda had her three kings and two queens and at least one “Matadore, and she must (as Mr. Bateson and Mr. Case observe) have bid...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (4): 411–440.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Edgeworth's Belinda . He is finishing a book on the relationship between the advertising and literary systems of eighteenth-and nineteenth-century Britain. Building Brand Byron: Early-Nineteenth-Century Advertising and the Marketing of Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage Nicholas Mason n early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 423–447.
Published: 01 December 1945
... Broughton’s Belinda (1883) and William H. Mallock’s The New Republic (1876), both of which were written with him in mind, he certainly understood the attitude of the general reading public toward the type of scholar which they caricatured.s I1 As to the value...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 233–242.
Published: 01 September 1959
... and Mosca is analogous to Pope’s presentation of Belinda. The blasphemy and exaggeration of Vol- pone’s opening speech, for instance, betray him to our moral judg- ment, just as the hint of blasphemy betrays Belinda : Cdmorning to the day ; and, next, my gold : Open...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 433–436.
Published: 01 December 1986
... of Belinda and Ara- bella, however, is its lack of reflection on the immediately relevant literary tradition. Brooke’s Arabella draws heavily, in large conception and in de- tails of diction and thought, on Richardson’s Anna Howe from Clartssa. Her attitudes toward men, her intermittent iconoclasm...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 443–446.
Published: 01 December 1986
... of Belinda and Ara- bella, however, is its lack of reflection on the immediately relevant literary tradition. Brooke’s Arabella draws heavily, in large conception and in de- tails of diction and thought, on Richardson’s Anna Howe from Clartssa. Her attitudes toward men, her intermittent iconoclasm...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (3): 255–267.
Published: 01 September 1971
... the superiority of permanent art to tran- sient nature offers an instructive contrast. In the Rape of the Lock the poet intrudes and makes clear that the permanence Belinda seeks can be found only in art, not life: “This Lock, the Muse shall consecrate to Fame, / And midst the Stars inscribe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 449–453.
Published: 01 December 1972
... to the dilemma of the product, too ravishing to be resisted and too much a part of nature to be irrelevant. In treating Belinda’s art as a com- modity like any other, Clarissa merely gives the raping of the lock a middle- class sanction. (p. 182) Far too often throughout the rest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 127–132.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., préfacier d’une littérature future: Entretien avec Édouard Glissant .” Notre libraire , no. 74 : 14 – 20 . Edmondson Belinda . 2009 . Caribbean Middlebrow: Leisure Culture and the Middle Class . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . Lamming George . 1991 . The Pleasures of Exile...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 March 1985
..., the way the Cave of Spleen passage discloses a pathology implicit in the rites of Belinda’s circle-adds meaning to the poem. The chapter on An Essay on Criticism similarly explores the pattern of modification un- dergone by the cardinal terms of that poem-though Morris’s emphasis on its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (2): 124–144.
Published: 01 June 1987
... of Pope’s irony is of the same kind. In The Rupe of the Lock, for a contrary example, the reader is placed above Belinda’s world only to discover that he or she shares Belinda’s triviality. Queen Anne takes “Ten” as well as “Counsel” (3.8),showing 11s the inevitable human condition that we...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . 2009 . “ ‘Uncle Tom Is Dead!’: Wright, Himes, and Ellison Lay a Mask to Rest .” African American Review 43 , no. 1 : 83 – 98 . Edmondson Belinda . 1999 . Making Men: Gender, Literary Authority, and Women’s Writing in Caribbean Narrative . Durham, NC : Duke University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (4): 395–406.
Published: 01 December 1968
... through the poem which embodies the ideal in the permanence of expression. In the Rupe of the Lock (1714), normally read as social satire, the dual themes of time and the imagination are fused in the certainty that the “quick” eyes of the sun-goddess Belinda “shall sett, as sett they must...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (3): 247–271.
Published: 01 September 1973
... l9 “Introduction,” The Augustans, 2nd ed. (Englewood Cliffs, N.J., 1961), p. 27 262 ”ELOISA T‘O AHELAKD” fa11.”20 But Eloisa’s loss is not the breaking of a teacup. Undiscrimi- nating equanimity, after all, is no better than Belinda’s undiscrimi...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 274–288.
Published: 01 September 1968
..., the other contender, and Mrs. Mountfort-the Bellmour and Belinda of The Old Bachelor-played Brisk and Lady Froth. This particular com- bination, as well as Brisk’s successful seduction, obviously gives more weight to the comic action than if the parts had been played by Mrs. Bowman and Bowen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (2): 183–197.
Published: 01 June 1969
... that she is attempting to “revive” Dorimant’s love at this point, despite her protestations to the contrary (III.iii.211). Again, Belinda’s clandestine affair with Dori- mant necessarily involves her in dissimulation, but she is protecting herself here from the censure of society as a whole...