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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (2): 210–215.
Published: 01 June 1991
..., rather different study. A. S. G. EDWARDS University of Victmk B@we Novels: The Cultural Contexts of Eighteenth-Century English Faction. By J. PAULHUNTER. New York: Norton, 1990. xxv + 421 pp. $25.00. Desire and Tmth: Functions of Plot...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (2): 395–414.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Howard D. Weinbrot Making the English Canon: Print-Capitalism and the Cultural Past, 1700–1770. By Jonathan Brody Kramnick. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. viii + 287 pp. $59.95; The Making of the English Literary Canon: From the Middle Ages to the Late Eighteenth Century. By Trevor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 March 1953
...Ralph A. Klinefelter Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 A NEWLY DISCOVERED FIFTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLISH MANUSCRIPT By RALPHA. KLINEFELTER The recent discovery at the Venerable English College, Rome, of MS 1306, Poems of John...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 295–311.
Published: 01 December 1954
...Herbert Dieckmann © 1954 University of Washington 1954 AN INTERPRETATION OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY By HERBERTDIECKMANN Ernst Cassirer’s Philosophy of the EnlightenmentL deals with the main currents of thought in France, Germany, and England during one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 485–486.
Published: 01 September 1942
... of the XVZIIth Century. By WYLIESYPHER. Chapel Hill: Univer- sity of North Carolina Press, 1942. Pp. x + 340. $3.00. One of the commonest and most persistent manifestations of sentimentalism in the eighteenth century is to be found in the litera- ture glorifying the nobility of the Negroes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 83–103.
Published: 01 March 1942
...Joseph E. Tucker Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS OF MOLIERE By JOSEPH E. TUCKER A correct and complete bibliographical study of the eighteenth- century English...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (2): 198–200.
Published: 01 June 1979
... Uniwersity of California, Irvine Love’s Architecture: Devotional Modes in Seventeenth-Century English Poetry. By AN- THONY LOW.New York: New York University Press, 1978. xix + 307 pp. $16.00, cloth; $6.95, paper. Anthony Low’s survey of the major devotional poets argues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 412–415.
Published: 01 December 1979
...Martin Stevens W. F. Bolton. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1978. xii + 200 pp. $13.00. Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 REVIEWS Alcuin and “Beowulf’: An Eighth-Century View. By W. F. BOLTON.New Bruns- wick, N.J.: Rutgers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 312–317.
Published: 01 September 1979
...: University of Georgia Press, 1978. 218 pp. $14.00. In recent years, poetry and fiction, both of the eighteenth century and the Romantic period, have commanded extraordinary critical attention. All too frequently, though, that attention has been exclusive, not inclusive, of the criti- cal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 195–198.
Published: 01 June 1980
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 March 1980
... understanding of-Chaucer. ELAINETv ITLE HANSEN Hami 1to n College Protestant Poetics and the Seventeenth-Century Religious Lyric. By BARBARAKIEFEK LEWAISKI.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1979. xiv + 536 pp. $27.50. Karely...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 97–99.
Published: 01 March 1980
... is good on architecture and, particularly, on the opera, and his comparisons are neither grandiose nor facile), but also in that he places characteristic art-works-though never simplistically-in the context of the po- litical and social realities of seventeenth-century Europe. He is excellent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 March 1946
... of its context and without its background gives a some- what erroneous impression of what the cited author actually held. JOHN J. PARRY Univemity of Illinois Social Criticism in Popular Religious Literature of the Sixteenth Century. By HELENC...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 246–247.
Published: 01 June 1946
...William Haller Zera S. Fink. Evanston: Northwestern University, 1945. Pp. xi + 225. $4.00. Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 246 REZ~~P‘IVS The Classical Republicans: An Essay in the Recovery of a Pattern of Thought in Seventeenth Century...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 361–362.
Published: 01 September 1946
... attention in more detail in the future. HARRISFLETCHER University of Illinois Man and Society: The Scottish Inquiry of the Eighteenth Century. By GLADYSBRYSON. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1945. Pp. ix + 286. $3.00. For some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 174–193.
Published: 01 June 1947
...-CLASSICAL TASTE IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY By ALICESTAYERT BRANDENBURG* The narrowly classical nature of English education in the seven- teenth and eighteenth centuries was one of the factors in the creation and preservation of the neo-classical movement...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 127–128.
Published: 01 March 1947
...Louis I. Bredvold Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1945. Pp. vii + 288. $6.50. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1947 Lauis I. Bredvatd 127 Essays on the Eighteenth Century. Presented to David Nichol Smith in Honour of His Seventieth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 217–227.
Published: 01 June 1947
...Derek Van Abbé Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1947 SOME NOTES ON CULTURAL RELATIONS BETWEEN FRANCE AND GERMANY IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY By DEREKVAN ABBB During World War I1 much unscientific thinking about the Ger...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 254–255.
Published: 01 June 1947
... of these points of view. TITOMASP. HARRISON, JR. Uniwersity of Texas Newton Demands the Muse; Newton’s “Opticks” and the Eighteenth Century Poets. By MARJORIEHOPE NICOLSON. Princeton : Prince- ton University Press, 1946. Pp. xi + 178. $2.00. This book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 260–261.
Published: 01 June 1947
..., LESTERW. J. SEIFERT University of JYisconsin Attitudes of Seventeenth-Century France toward the Middle Ages. By NATHANEDELMAN. New York: King’s Crown Press, 1946. Pp. xvi + 464. $4.00. Mr. Edelrnan’s study is obviously the product of profound scholar- ship and intensive...