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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (2): 100–106.
Published: 01 June 1957
...James H. Broderick; Hubert L. Dreyfus Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 CURDS AND LIONS IN DON QUIJOTE A STUDY OF CHAPTER 17, BOOK I1 By JAMES H. BRODERICKand HUBERTL. DREYFUS Chapter 17, Book 11, affords one kind of critic immediate, com...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 587–589.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., Portrait Stories , is forthcoming. The Frankenstein of 1790 and Other Lost Chapters from Revolutionary France . By Douthwaite Julia V. . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 . xiii + 317 pp. © 2014 by University of Washington 2014 Ginsburg Review...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (3): 281–317.
Published: 01 September 1990
... against both M and the subgroup ADLRFJP, which has among other textual variants a different version of some twelve chapters in book 6.8 The following external features are taken into account in the table: A was apparently owned by Richard, Earl of Warwick, who in 1392 was betrothed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 393–396.
Published: 01 September 2015
... beautifully written and cogently argued chapters. Etymologically, se-cura means without care. But if security turns into carelessness, then one risks pain and “great loss,” while conversely the “cost” of guarding against all conceivable threats is to forfeit any peace of mind. “Without care no one can...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 102–111.
Published: 01 March 1953
... as to state that apparently Flaubert had written the chapters of Bouvard et Pkcuchet in an order different from their arrangement in the novel, and that “ce serait seulement apr& coup qu’il se serait prioccup6 des transitions et de bitir un plan logique, la plupart de ces parties ayant it6...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 237–244.
Published: 01 September 1963
... the Corinthian shore hears both the Ionian and Aegean waves” (Chapter 92). Although the curious geography of Greece is fascinating, the allusion is trivial. The two seas are in no real opposition; the isthmian oddity adds nothing to the deeper meanings of the romance. The words “Corinthian,” “Ionian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 273–274.
Published: 01 September 1954
... Tales. By WILLIAMWITHERLE LAWRENCE. New York: Columbia University Press, 1950. Pp. ix + 184. $2.50. Chapters on Chaucer. By KEMPMALONE. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1951. Pp. vii + 240. $3.50. In his introductory chapter Professor Lawrence tells us that “the object...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 129–130.
Published: 01 March 1947
... of the flesh of meaning on these tones and has added a needed chapter in the interpretation of a writer whose style has too frequently been admired in overly broad generalities. LAWRENCEJ. ZILLMAN University of ?Vashington IYdt Whitman Handbook. By GAY...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 141–144.
Published: 01 March 1969
... prose as a form of imaginative (sometimes even mimetic) liter- ature, and his book therefore has value not only as the first real study of Bacon as literary artist, but as an exemplar of stylistic analysis as well. The latter value is not inherent in the preliminary chapter on “The Question...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 104–107.
Published: 01 March 1943
... compensates for this inadequacy. At first glance, Miss Jamieson’s study appears to be a re- working of Professor Trahard’s first chapter (vol. I) upon Mari- vaux. Her study, however, is much more complete than Professor Trahard’s and differs from his in several important respects...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 1957
... (Chapter 22)l turns out to be “the Parki, of Lahaina, a village and harbor on the coast of Mowee.” Lahaina is the port on Maui where Melville first landed in the Hawaiian Islands. “Her appellative had been bestowed in honor of a high chief, the tallest and goodliest looking gentleman in all...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 204–215.
Published: 01 June 1951
... foule, et dPs lors Cvidemment le livre manque de mCth~deThe two opening chapters should have been omitted, and the story should have begun with the description of Waterloo. The details regarding the Del Dongo family and Milan-“tout cela n’est pas dans le livre.” The action should have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 247–250.
Published: 01 June 2016
... stated goal is to reinstate the importance of the fairy way of writing in the development of English literature. The result is a convincing presentation of the shifting status of the creative imagination in literary production from the Renaissance to the present day. The first two chapters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 387–390.
Published: 01 September 2020
... accommodation, and so Violent Minds has these new instruments at its disposal without necessarily being bound to a wider scholarly agenda. A major virtue of the book is its multisided approach to the collocation of modernism and crime or criminality. Each of the four chapters takes a different angle, both...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 278–280.
Published: 01 June 2017
... in “the permanent present of the era that no longer thinks historically” (5). In seven compact chapters Warley takes up key works of Renaissance poetry, prose, and drama to model a Marxian-formalist practice of “slow reading,” “a powerful way—perhaps the only way—to study class” (23). Throughout he scrupulously...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 409–413.
Published: 01 December 1952
..., 1949. Pp. ix + 431. $5.00. As long ago as 1932 in a review of some books on Old English in Speculum, F. P. Magoun asked whether the time was ripe for a history of Old English literature. It was and is. Mr. Anderson’s answer to this query is an elaborate book of fourteen chapters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (3): 325–327.
Published: 01 September 1986
... thinking differently. This issue aside, however, Metzger’s basic argument that pastoral is an important genre in Romantic writing because it responds to a significant Romantic problem invites serious con- sideration. The Romantic problem Metzger discusses in chapter 1, “The Call for a Modern...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 477–480.
Published: 01 September 1965
... or drastically reduced the long, densely packed, and poorly organized first chapter, “History of the Seicento: Politics and War.” Such an omission, or reduction, would have permitted the inclusion of important sections of Coyats Crudities and other travel books. And it would have allowed space...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 73–74.
Published: 01 March 1957
... in Milt od~VErse ( 1954). Aside- from the first two (pp. 19-67) of its fourteen chapters, The Italian Influence in English Poetry is essentially a study of the sixteenth century. The first chapter, on Chaucer, is a competent survey of matters long familiar to students of that poet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 274.
Published: 01 September 1956
... shows that this statement is morc than just a part of Swift’s pseudo-pessimism which so often has been mistakenly accepted at face value, that it is actually n considered evaluation of the state of tlie Church of Ireland. The first two chapters of the hook are biographical, dealing...