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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 37–43.
Published: 01 March 1972
...Robert R. Meyers Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 WAS THERE A TOAD IN THE BOWER? By ROBERTR. MEYERS It is curious that Satan should pause in Book 9 of Paradise Lost to curse so bitterly his imbrutement as serpent-who...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2021
...David Wilson-Okamura Abstract Epics modeled on the Odyssey typically include a version of Homer’s Circe episode. Edmund Spenser’s variant, the Bower of Bliss, is unusual for ending in physical violence so pronounced that many readers have taken against its putative hero, Sir Guyon. This essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 149–175.
Published: 01 June 2021
... and demonstrate their incomplete knowledge, which they zealously supplement by inventorying Scotland’s natural abundance. In particular, the article concentrates on the remarkable celebration of Scotland’s marine life in Walter Bower’s Scotichronicon (ca. 1447). Attending to the long history of these debates both...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 291–296.
Published: 01 December 1962
...Fredson Bowers Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 HENRY VAUGHAN’S MULTIPLE TIME SCHEME By FREDSONBOWERS Henry Vaughan built up his poems by a series of interpenetrating allegories, each one of which is likely to have more than a single...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 333–341.
Published: 01 December 1963
...R. H. Bowers Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT AS ENTERTAINMENT By R. H. BOWERS The West Midland vocabulary of Gawain and the Green Knight is difficult, so difficult that reading...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (2): 214.
Published: 01 June 1961
...Fredson Bowers P. M. Handover. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960. Pp. 224. $4.75. Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 REVIEWS Printing in London froin 1476 to Modern Times: Coinpctitive Practice and Technical Invention...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 363–364.
Published: 01 September 1951
...Fredson Bowers George Ian Duthie. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1949. Pp. ix + 425. $5.50. Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 Garland E the1 363 paramount as only to be explainable in terms of some universal, hostile...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (2): 156–157.
Published: 01 June 1957
...Fredson Bowers C. J. Sisson. Vol. I: Introduction, Comedies, Poems. Vol. II: Histories, Tragedies. Cambridge: At the University Press, Shakespeare Problem Series, Vol. VIII, 1956. I, viii + 218; II, vi + 300. $8.50 the set. Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 389–399.
Published: 01 September 1949
...R. H. Bowers Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 WORDSWORTHIAN SOLITUDE By R. H. BOWERS I KO reader of Wordsworth’s poetry can fail to be impressed by the continual iteration, in one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2024) 85 (2): 235–237.
Published: 01 June 2024
...Margaret Connolly mc29@st-andrews.ac.uk Middle English Medical Recipes and Literary Play, 1375–1500 . By Hannah Bower . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2022 . xii + 259 pp. Copyright © 2024 by University of Washington 2024 Hannah Bower’s study of later medieval...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 197–198.
Published: 01 June 1959
...Carl J. Weber Fredson Bowers. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1959. Pp. ix + 186. $3.75. Copyright © 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 REVIEWS Textual ad Literary Criticism. By FREDSONBOWE~S. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1959. Pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 420–421.
Published: 01 September 1940
...WILLARD FARNHAM Thayer Bowers Fredson. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1940. Pp. viii+288. $3.00. Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 420 Reviews Elizabethan Revenge Tragedy: 1587-1642. By FREDSONTHAYER BOWERS. Princeton : Princeton...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 205–208.
Published: 01 June 1943
..., Carlos Baker 207 mago charms the Redcross Knight into an erotic dream in which Una appears to him as a voluptuary crowned with ivy and bent on seduction (F.Q.,I.i.48.9) .4 “Wanton Yvie, flouring faire” framed the bower in which Atin found Cymochles disporting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 173–174.
Published: 01 June 1956
...Gay Wilson Allen Fredson Bowers. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1955. Pp. lxxiv + 264. $12.50. Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 Edwin Gilcher 173 another, and this, with his personal irascibility, while...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (4): 625–638.
Published: 01 December 1941
... hair with gold.” Then one day, while . . . strolling in the woodlands, she was snared in the tendrils of a vine. Drawing her into its bowers, it gently transformed her into one of its blossoms, leaving her conscious soul folded up in the transparent petals.“ Imprisoned as a blossom, she...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 March 1977
... are charmingly depicted retiring hand-in-hand to their “inmost bower” (Paradise Lost, 4.738 Milton concludes the scene by introducing an epithalamium to the personified figure of Love, a verse song containing allusions to a theatrical genre that centrally informs the initial episode in Eden...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (3): 306–309.
Published: 01 September 1977
... allegorical metaphors of sleepy minds. Her disappointingly brief treatment of Book 2 is partly redeemed by her account of the Bower of Bliss as “a perversity of imagining” (p. 244): Guyon’s rage in destroying the Bower is the rage of the poet “who sees his gift of imagination abused by its dark...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 174–175.
Published: 01 June 1956
... by Holloway, Furness, Gohdes and Silver, and a few others, but Fredson Bowers, recognized in both England and America as one of the outstanding bibliographers of the present century, is the first scholar to edit a large group of poem holographs with modern scientific bibliographical techniques...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (4): 417–435.
Published: 01 December 1973
... in prayer. In the “Ode” a solitary individual muses in a natural bower, content with the bird’s song arid the shapiiip of thought arid feeling which the imagination car1 elicit from that song-inspiration. The bird’s song suggests a promise of something that transcends mortal life and its inherent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 269–278.
Published: 01 September 1946
... MSS of the song To Althea. From Prison, “there is nothing of any importance.” Willa McClung Evans 27 1 1 1 Sweete Serena skylike flower 2 hast to Adorne her bower...