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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 1. Installments 1–2 (chaps. 1–7) of Bleak House . The longest network diameter connects the four-sided nodes (beginning at Lady Dedlock and ending at Mr. Swallow). The dashed line represents written communication. Bracketed characters have had interactions but not yet been identified More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 96–97.
Published: 01 March 1961
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 168–181.
Published: 01 June 1954
..., but deceives him later with a young abbot, is centered around a pageant of aristocratic and bourgeois functions, banquets, music, dances, tournaments, scenes with the tailor, hosier, shoemaker, embroiderer, seamstress (Chap. 11) , goldsmith (Chap. 19), horse- dealer (Chap. 16), and stablegrooms...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 304–309.
Published: 01 December 1956
.... 3 For more detail concerning Laurent’s second translation of De casibus, see my article “Laurent de Premierfait : The Translator of Boccaccio’s DPcasibus wirorum illustrium,” in French Revr’ezu, XVII (1954), 245-52. See also Paul Durrieu, Le Boccace de Munich (Munich, 1909), Chap. 11, “Le...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 48–63.
Published: 01 March 1985
... Tdes (if Henry James, New York Edition, 26 vols. (New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1907-17), 12:201-2 (chap. 6). 54 THE TURN OF THE SCREW to face” being followed by the hiatus preceding the next chapter, which is set in a different t me and place...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (4): 339–358.
Published: 01 December 1983
... (Albany: State University of New York Press, 1981), chap. 7, p. 92. 4 Several critics have noted this incestuous aspect. For example, see Joel Porte, The Romance in America (Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1969), p. 25. 342 THE PATHFINDER...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (2): 195–208.
Published: 01 June 1970
... nevertheless. When Rasselas stands before the vacant, idle group of young sensualists and lectures them soberly on the evils of levity and ignorance, he is answered by “a general chorus of continued laughter” which is shared by author and reader (chap. 17).12 When he and Nekayah demonstrate...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 166–183.
Published: 01 June 1981
... of the years rather than by the loss of London itself. In a passage discarded from chapter 33 of Howards End, Forster indicated his own preference: “Howards End . . . is poetry, while London is culture.”l3 He makes the point more strongly in chap- ter 34: London is “a caricature of infinity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (3): 272–290.
Published: 01 September 1986
... and intelligible form” (chap. 1, p. 1). For the narrator, self-writing is a biological (“gar- rulity of old age”) and psychological (“aptitude of a man’s mind”) embarrassment, though a formal necessity. Yet implicit in his latter words is an awareness that self-conceptualizing makes, as well iis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (3): 295–307.
Published: 01 September 1964
..., and seventhly, until I have regarded that reverend person in the light of a most dismal and oppressive Charade. (Uncommercial Traveller, Chap. LX) His antipathy to the dissenting clergy is apparent in Timothy Sparks’s political pamphlet, Sunday Under Three Heads (June, 1836), where he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 March 2001
...”; and the final candidate, the mar- quis de Montserrat, is a “popinjay” (The Talisman [New York: Waverley, 1898], 66–67, chap. 5). MLQ 62.1-02 Bruzelius 2/9/01 2:05 PM Page 27 Bruzelius ❙ Melancholy and Masculinity in Scott’s Talisman 27 Crusade, who...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (3): 290–293.
Published: 01 September 1987
... “the first modern poet” (p. l), and in “an attempt to see the poet whole” (p. 14), he takes a thematic rather than chronological approach, dividing his discussion into three parts: “Experience,” “Ideas,” and “Art.” The themes considered in the first section include Pope’s self-image (chap. l...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 225–248.
Published: 01 June 1941
... in fash- ioning the national character of a people and hence its laws; it did not necessarily determine them. “Le voyage en Angleterre,” says Dedieu, “est dans l’histoire de la pensCe de Montesquieu, d’une importance capitale.” (Op. cit., chap. 5, p. 131.) He goes on to point out that, while...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (3): 287–290.
Published: 01 September 1987
... self-image (chap. l), society and class (chap. 2),politics and history (chap. 3),and satire (chap. 4). In the second section, Damrosch discusses psychology (chap. 5) and religion and meta- physics (chap. 6). The final section consists of chapters entitled “The De- scent to Truth” (chap. 7...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 393–396.
Published: 01 September 2015
... response to an unstable world (chap. 2). Hamilton claims that contemporary politicians and scholars alike tend to bandy about security all too carelessly. “A method of resistance, philology patiently questions the historical amnesia that diminishes the word’s semantic and conceptual range, thereby...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (3): 368–369.
Published: 01 September 1964
... tradition and the Golden Legend (Chaps. 1-11) PROTESTANT:Tudor attacks on the Saints Legend tradition (Chap. 111) CATHOLIC:works concerning the Henrician martyrs (Chap. IV) PROTESTANT:Foxe’s Acts and Monuments (Chaps. V-VI) CATHOLIC:works by and about Parsons...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2018
... and translated texts (chap. 1); the integration of the Chinese fiction of rural land reform (chap. 2) and industrial development (chap. 3) into the wider socialist imaginary; the reception and indigenization of Soviet science fiction (chap. 4) and youth fiction (chap. 5); and the dissemination of world...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 230–232.
Published: 01 June 2019
...). One might object to a concept of “decline” so capacious as to encompass temporary decreases in economic productivity (Smith: chap. 1), lamentations of increasing urbanization and the loss of moral values identified with rural life (Oliver Goldsmith and William Wordsworth: chaps. 1 and 4), complaints...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (3): 289–298.
Published: 01 September 1972
..., etl. Duane DeVries (New York. 1971), chap. 53; our text throughout is that of the first bound edition (1853). 289 290 BLEAK HOUSE this treatment of Bucket with Dickens’s ambivalent admiration of “om...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (4): 336–352.
Published: 01 December 1960
..., “The Lygisogur,” Publications of the Society for the Advance- ment of Scandinavian Study, I1 (1914-15), 255-63 ; and Margaret Schlauch, Romance in Iceland (New York, 1934), Chaps. I and VIII. 2 History of Icelandic Literature, pp. 165 and 169. 3 See Romance in Iceland, p. 65. Even more important...