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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 139.
Published: 01 March 1942
...~ Stanford University The Brontes’ Web of Childhood. By FANNIEELIZABETH RATCH- FORD. With illustrations. Kew York : Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 293. $3.50. The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Bronte. Edited from the Man- uscripts by C. W. HATFIELD.New York: Columbia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1973) 34 (3): 339–341.
Published: 01 September 1973
... in the Novel. By MARGOTPETERS. Madison: Univer- sity of Wisconsin Press, 1973. ix + 175 pp. $10.00. The literary credo advanced in a Charlotte BrontE letter of September, 1848, well embodies the focal interests of Margot Peters’s study: Unless I have something of my own to say...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 March 1942
... University The Brontes’ Web of Childhood. By FANNIEELIZABETH RATCH- FORD. With illustrations. Kew York : Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 293. $3.50. The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Bronte. Edited from the Man- uscripts by C. W. HATFIELD.New York: Columbia University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1986) 47 (1): 72–74.
Published: 01 March 1986
... to any understanding of Coleridge’s intellectual life. SUSANJ. WOLFSON Rutgers University, New Brunswick Female Friendships and Communities: Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot, E limbeth Gaskell. By PAULINENESTOR. Oxford: Clarendon Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1977) 38 (3): 276–291.
Published: 01 September 1977
..., stressing Cranford’s hidden strengths rather than its charm. 276 NINA AUEKBACH 27 7 her vision was at one with that of her incendiary friend Charlotte Bronte in locating the sexual war as the real boiling over...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1977) 38 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 1977
...Herbert Rosengarten Enid L. Duthie. New York: Barnes & Noble, 1975. xiii + 237 pp. $19.50. Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 I00 REVIEWS The Foreign Vision of Charlotte Bronte. By ENIDL. DUTHIE.New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... JOHN W. DODD~ Stanford University The Brontes’ Web of Childhood. By FANNIEELIZABETH RATCH- FORD. With illustrations. Kew York : Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 293. $3.50. The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Bronte. Edited from the Man- uscripts by C. W...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1973) 34 (3): 341–343.
Published: 01 September 1973
..., and characterization; and as a means of clustering metaphors around dominant thematic antitheses. Here, while noting the metaphorical patterns defining such contrasts as those between fetters and freedom, Peters wisely refuses to oversimplify the BrontE novels as structural conflicts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1981) 42 (1): 48–64.
Published: 01 March 1981
... herself, but hers is basically a rural, folklore, traditional culture rather than a bookish culture, and one is almost tempted to suggest that these are Lockwood’s more cultivated paraphrases of what Nelly actually said, that stylistically, for a moment, Emily Bronte is reminding us that Lock...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1995) 56 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 March 1995
... to thank Bette London for her insightful comments on an earlier draft of this essay. M& Language Quarterly 56:1, March 1995.0 1995 University of Washington. 78 MLQI March 1995 waited as “one by one” the BrontE children “dropped off.”2 These...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1967) 28 (3): 387–390.
Published: 01 September 1967
...,”4 has done himself a disservice with this book. DAVIDBRONSEN Washington University Their Proper Sphere: A Study of the Bronte Sisters as Early-Victorian Female Novelists. By INCA-STINAEWBANK. Cambridge: Harvard Univer- sity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1973) 34 (3): 337–339.
Published: 01 September 1973
...- sity of Wisconsin Press, 1973. ix + 175 pp. $10.00. The literary credo advanced in a Charlotte BrontE letter of September, 1848, well embodies the focal interests of Margot Peters’s study: Unless I have something of my own to say, and a way of my own to say it in, I have no...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1982) 43 (4): 352–368.
Published: 01 December 1982
... to the autumn of 1827,” Gilbert Mark- ham begins the first chapter of The Tenant of Wildfell HaZZ.1 The last words of the novel are likewise a date, a much later one, “June 1 Oth, 1847” (p.490)-the very year in which Anne Bronte was writing the novel.* In the internal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1967) 28 (3): 384–387.
Published: 01 September 1967
... University Their Proper Sphere: A Study of the Bronte Sisters as Early-Victorian Female Novelists. By INCA-STINAEWBANK. Cambridge: Harvard Univer- sity Press, 1966. xvii + 222 pp. $5.95. Inga-Stina Ewbank‘s interest is in the question of what the early Vic- torians saw as the proper...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1987) 48 (3): 254–278.
Published: 01 September 1987
...Miriam Bailin © 1989 University of Washington 1987 “VARIETIES OF PAIN” THE VICTORIAN SICKROOM AND BRONTE’S SHIRLEY By MIRLAMBAILIN There is scarcely a Victorian narrative without its ailing pro- tagonist whose...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1986) 47 (2): 108–129.
Published: 01 June 1986
... real love, a love which has flesh and blood. . . . -Ludwig Feuerbach’ CHARLOTTE BRONTE’S “TALE HALF-TOLD” THE DISRUPTION OF NARRATIVE STRUCTURE IN JANE EYRE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1991) 52 (4): 423–453.
Published: 01 December 1991
... Eye1 Appeals to self-respect occur repeatedly in Charlotte BrontE’s fic- tion. Perhaps for this reason, and perhaps too because self-respect, like self-esteem, has become indispensable to our modern vocabulary of self- consciousness, the significance of these appeals is easy to underrate...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 375.
Published: 01 September 1951
... feelings and ideas are often reflected not directly but indirectly ; whilst Dickens is the most personal writer, Thackeray is impersonal, and in E. Bronte the irrational elemental force of nature is triumphant. Professor Oppel’s main concern is to discover the secret unifying law govern- ing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1967) 28 (2): 240–247.
Published: 01 June 1967
... canon or a newly meaningful approach to some portion of it. Each deplores the fact- as must anyone familiar with North and South and The Life of Char- lotte Bronte-that to the common reader Mrs. Gaskell is chiefly known (when she is known at all) as the author of Cranford, a pleasant but in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1969) 30 (3): 471–476.
Published: 01 September 1969
..., 1969. ix + 241 pp. $6.95. Jack, Jane, and Margaret Smith (editors). Charlotte Bronte: “Jane Eyre.” Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, Clarendon Edition of the Novels of the Brontes, 1969. xxxii + 635 pp. $1 1.75. Joseph, M. K. (editor). Mary W. Shelley: “Frankenstein, or the Modern Prome...