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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 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 (1 June 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 (1 March 1950) 11 (1): 7–16.
Published: 01 March 1950
...L. A. Triebel Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 SIXTEENTH-CENTURY STAGECRAFT IN EUROPEAN DRAMA: A SURVEY By L. A. TRIEBEL European stagecraft in the sixteenth century has formed the subject of ever-increasing interest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1950) 11 (1): 79–82.
Published: 01 March 1950
...Abraham C. Keller Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 ANCIENTS AND MODERNS IN THE EARLY SEVENTEENTH CENTURY By ABRAHAMC. KELLER The formulation of the idea of progress, as applied broadly to man and society, belongs to the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 236–237.
Published: 01 June 1951
... Eighteenth-Century Poetry. By JOHN ARTHOS.Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Publications in Language and Literature, Volume XXIV, 1949. Pp. xiv + 463. $6.00. The problem of the relationship between science and the arts has extra- ordinary significance for our time. Whether we bemoan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 337–352.
Published: 01 September 1951
...Helmut Hatzfeld Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 CHRISTIAN, PAGAN, AND DEVOUT HUMANISM IN SIXTEENTH-CENTURY FRANCE By HELMUTHATZFELD I. NEW POINTSOF VIEW IN RECENTSCHOLARSHIP Humanism as the “enthusiasm for...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 153–168.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., of the first volume of the new Oxford English Literary History (forthcoming). Periodization and Politics: The Case of the Missing Twelfth Century in English Literary History Linda Georgianna or several years I have been at work on a narrative literary history F of medieval...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 181–197.
Published: 01 June 2003
... (2002) ; and German Literature,Jewish Critics: The Brandeis Symposium , edited by Stephen D. Dowden and Meike G. Werner (2002). Trostgründe: Cultural Nationalism and Historical Legitimation in Nineteenth-Century German Literary Histories Hinrich C. Seeba n Germany, where chauvinist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2003) 64 (4): 501–505.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Blakey Vermeule Fables of Modernity: Literature and Culture in the English Eighteenth Century . By Laura Brown. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2001. xii + 273 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity in Early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2004) 65 (2): 316–319.
Published: 01 June 2004
...María Soledad Barbón How to Write the History of the New World: Histories,Epistemologies, and Identities in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World . By Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press,2001. xviii + 450 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2004) 65 (4): 628–631.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Timothy Materer Twenty-First-Century Modernism: The “New” Poetics . By Marjorie Perloff. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2002. ix + 222 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Timothy Materer is professor of English at the University of Missouri. His most recent book is James Merrill's...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 259–261.
Published: 01 June 2005
...James Thompson Eighteenth-Century Fiction and the Law of Property . By Wolfram Schmidgen. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. viii + 266 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 James Thompson is professor and chair of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2006) 67 (1): 7–30.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Nobility on the Seventeenth-Century Stage David Quint he rise in the 1980s of criticism intent on restoring historical mean- Ting to the literary text has raised questions about its capacity to rec- ognize the text as literary. If we read the text as another document of a given historical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2005) 66 (4): 555–558.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Judith Wilt Judith Wilt is Newton College Alumnae Chair in Western Culture at Boston College, where she teaches nineteenth- and twentieth-century British fiction, women's studies, and popular culture genres. Her books include Abortion, Choice, and Contemporary Fiction: The Armageddon of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2006) 67 (3): 400–404.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Evelyne Ender Evelyne Ender is professor of French at the University of Washington. She is author of Sexing the Mind: Nineteenth-Century Fictions of Hysteria (1995) and Architexts of Memory: Literature, Science, and Autobiography (2005). University of Washington 2006 The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2006) 67 (3): 404–407.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Judith Wilt Disorienting Fiction: The Autoethnographic Work of Nineteenth-Century British Novels . By James Buzard. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005. vi + 320 pp. University of Washington 2006 Judith Wilt is Newton College Alumnae Chair in Western Culture at Boston...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2007) 68 (3): 440–444.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Washington 2007 Writers on the Market: Consuming Literature in Early Seventeenth-Century Spain . By Donald Gilbert-Santamaría. Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press, 2005. 271 pp. Reviews The Grounds of English Literature. By Christopher Cannon. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2008) 69 (2): 299–303.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Christopher Flint The Prose of Things: Transformations of Description in the Eighteenth Century. By Cynthia Sundberg Wall. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006. xiii + 316 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Christopher Flint is associate professor of English at Case...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1945) 6 (3): 341–344.
Published: 01 September 1945
...C. Grant Loomis Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 MARTIN OPITZ IN SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND By C. GRANTLOOMIS The channels of the international communication of ideas were maintained throughout the seventeenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 13–20.
Published: 01 March 1945
...Herbert Weisinger Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 THE SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY REPUTATION OF THE ELIZABETHANS By HERBERTWEISINGER Recent scholarship has demonstrated that the claim of Lamb and his contemporaries to be the first...