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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 149–170.
Published: 01 June 2014
... educational levels, and he did so for many decades. Less known are his early work as a Browning scholar and his attempt to steer readers of Browning in a “poetical” direction based on close textual study. The history of Alexander’s 1889 Introduction to the Poetry of Robert Browning provides a point of entry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Nancy Glazener Robert Browning had a powerful following in the United States among readers who came of age during and after the Civil War, but caricatures of the Browning Society have obscured the terms on which he was admired. For many of those readers, a taste for Browning marked a generational...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Jennifer McDonell The installation of Browning studies in the early Australian academy challenges the dominant narrative that the rise of English was underpinned by a modernist doxa predicated on notions of a historical break—with the Victorians in particular. Sir Mungo William MacCallum, the first...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1984) 45 (4): 415–416.
Published: 01 December 1984
... it looked at the beginning of the discontinuous 1980s. NELSONHILTON University of Georgia Robert Browning: His Poetry and His Audiences. By LEEERICKSON. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1984. 287 pp. $25.00...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1985) 46 (2): 215–218.
Published: 01 June 1985
... James and the Problem of Robert Browning. By ROSS POSNOCK.Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1985. 231 pp. $24.00. No other American or English novelist has been the subject of more comparative studies than has Henry James. Books have been written about the literary or personal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 155–158.
Published: 01 June 1951
...W. H. G. Armytage Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 SOME NEW LETTERS OF ROBERT BROWNING, 1871-1889 By W. H. G. ARMYTAGE Browning’s letters are fairly exhaustive, and the discovery of those written to Julia Wedgewood between 1864 and 1870 seem...
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Published: 01 March 2016
Figure 2. “A Musical Instrument,” by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. From Cornhill Magazine ( 1860 ) Figure 2. “A Musical Instrument,” by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. From Cornhill Magazine (1860) More
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Published: 01 March 2016
Figure 5. Elizabeth Barrett Browning, drafts of “A Musical Instrument.” Courtesy of The Morgan Library and Museum, New York Figure 5. Elizabeth Barrett Browning, drafts of “A Musical Instrument.” Courtesy of The Morgan Library and Museum, New York More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1952) 13 (3): 256–258.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Robert B. Pearsall Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 BROWNING’S TEXTS IN GALATIANS AND DEUTERONOMY By ROBERTB. PEARSALL In a’recent number of the Modern Language Quarterly Professor Arnold Williams attempted an identification...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 357–365.
Published: 01 September 1940
...Harry R. Warfel Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 CHARLES BROCKDEN BROWN’S GERMAN SOURCES By HARRYR. WARFEL Although Keats more than a century ago remarked upon the German quality of Charles Brockden Brown’s WieZand,l and al- though scholars...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 407–415.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Elmer Edgar Stoll Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 BROWNING’S IN A BALCONY By ELMEREDGAR STOLL There is an interesting difference of opinion, of which I have only of late become aware, concerning the value of Browning’s closet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 185–187.
Published: 01 June 1982
... swallow whole, but one to debate with and return to. ANTHONYJOHN HARDIN(; University of Saskatchewan Browning’s Begznnings: The Art of Disclosure. By HERBERTF. TUCKER,JR. Min- neapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1980. xii + 257 pp. $22.50...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1970) 31 (2): 260–263.
Published: 01 June 1970
... L. h‘fAR’1.Z Yule University BrowningS Voices in “The Ring and the Book”: A Study of Method and Meaning. By MARYROSE SULLIVAN. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1969. xv + 226 pp. $7.50. At first glance, this study promises to be doggedly, aridly mechanical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2016) 77 (1): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Naomi Levine Abstract Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s imperfect rhymes, criticized since the nineteenth century, strangely resemble her blank verse. This essay argues that her experiments in poetic form should be viewed in relation to her reading and writing of literary history, particularly her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 89–90.
Published: 01 March 1949
...Arnold Williams Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 BROWNING’S “GREAT TEXT IN GALATIANS” By ARNOLDWILLIAMS In seeking to injure the simple Brother Lawrence, “my heart’s ab- horrence,” the speaker in Browning’s “Soliloquy of the Spanish...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1958) 19 (4): 331–336.
Published: 01 December 1958
...Thomas F. Walsh, Jr. Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 THE BEDEVILING OF YOUNG GOODMAN BROWN By THOMASF. WALSH, JR. Had Goodman Brown fallen asleep in the forest and only dreamed a wild...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2016) 77 (1): 121–141.
Published: 01 March 2016
... theme and representation, at the center of the historically material practices of poetry. For superversive poetics, poems are not only representations but also quite singular machines, devices for body modification. Here the verse repertoire of Robert Browning’s Fifine at the Fair , in particular its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1966) 27 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 1966
...Joan Bennett REVIEWS Studies in Sir Thomas Browne. By ROBERTRALSTON CAWLEY and GEORGE YOST. Eugene: University of Oregon, 1965. ix + 166 pp. $5.00. Three long and learned articles,‘two by Robert R. Cawley and one by George Yost, have been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1976) 37 (4): 392–393.
Published: 01 December 1976
...Leon T. Dickinson Franklin Walker. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1974. xii + 234 pp. $9.95. Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 392 KEVJEWS Irreverent Pilgrims: Melville, Browne, and Mark...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1977) 38 (3): 261–275.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Laurence A. Breiner Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 THE GENERATION OF METAPHOR IN THOMAS BROWNE By LAURENCEA. BREINER Thomas Browne has been variously treated as a scientist, a religious writer, and...