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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1983) 44 (3): 311–313.
Published: 01 September 1983
... REVIEWS character and methods of characterization in medieval narrative: first, liter- ary typology, based on patristic theories of scriptural interpretation, and sec- ond, the disputatio in utramque partem, the arguing of an issue from both sides, based on rhetorical instructions. The most...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1952) 13 (4): 323–332.
Published: 01 December 1952
... lamented not the failure of characterization to find a correlative in action, but an outright disagreement between character and action : in short, the presence of an “objective anti-correlative.” The usual way out of such dualism is to reflect that Shakespeare throve on inconsistency, to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1946) 7 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 March 1946
...Jjohn C. Blankenagel Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 JAKOB WASSERMANN’S CONCEPTION AND TREATMENT OF CHARACTER By JOHN C. BLANKENAGEL Jakob Wassermann has frequently been sharply criticized because...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1946) 7 (1): 93–104.
Published: 01 March 1946
...Clarence A. Manning Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 LERMONTOV AND THE CHARACTER OF PECHORIN By CLARENCEA. MANNING At the age of twenty-five, Mikhail Yurevich Lerniontov published in 1839 the first of the stories dealing with the character...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1992) 53 (2): 259–261.
Published: 01 June 1992
... sturdy nails into the feminist, Marxist, promodernist coffin. VINCENT P. PECORA University of Calijbrnia, Los Angeles Modernism and the Fate of Individuality: Character and NovelisticForm @om Conrad to Woo& By MICHAELLEVENSON. Cambridge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1984) 45 (2): 212–214.
Published: 01 June 1984
...Alan Warren Friedman Martin Price. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1983. xvii + 373 pp. $27.50. Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 2 12 REVIEWS Forms of Life: Character and Moral Imapnation in the Novel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1978) 39 (2): 200–202.
Published: 01 June 1978
... ends. KARL LROEBER Colitmbicc University Why the “Lyrical Ballads”? The Background, Writing, and Character of Wordsworth’s 1798 “Lyrical Ballads.” By JOHNE. JORDAN.Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 March 1942
... Character of Hamlet and Other Essays. By JOHN ERSKINE HANKINS.Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1941. Pp. xi + 264. $3.00. Studies of Renaissance learning and opinion by Professors Lily Bess Campbell, Walter Clyde Curry and others have familiarized us with the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1942) 3 (2): 318–319.
Published: 01 June 1942
... scholar and in- vestigator, Otto Heller. A. B. FAUST Cornell University The Legendary Character of Kaiser Maximilian. By GLENNEL- WOOD WAAS.Columbia University Germanic Series, No. XIV. New York: Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. 227...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 465–467.
Published: 01 September 1942
... The Jewish Character in the French Novel 1870-1914. By EARLE STANLEYRANDALL. Evanston, Illinois : Privately published. 1941. Pp. x + 213. $2.00. The problem of the Jew in a Gentile world seems perennial, but the past ten years have presented the question with renewed poign...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 152–153.
Published: 01 March 1942
...Ray P. Bowen T. Garrett Helen. Privately printed. Pp. 92. 152 Reviews Clothes and Character: The Function of Dress in Balzac. By HELEN T. GARRETT.Privately printed. Pp. 92. In her Introduction, Dr. Garrett says, “in his [Balzac’s] novels the whole...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1979) 40 (4): 418–420.
Published: 01 December 1979
... traits. He concludes with a chapter titled “The Character of Kleist Criticism,” in which he dismisses as irrelevant or hopelessly abstruse most of what has been written on this, perhaps the most enigmatic of German “classics.” He also evinces a mild sense of disgust for more comprehen- sive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1969) 30 (3): 386–401.
Published: 01 September 1969
... KELLY 387 ing but figure. He has added nothing to our understanding of human character.3 About other aspects of characterization, the similar views of Eliot and James have been rightly construed as implied criticism of Dickens. Thus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1971) 32 (1): 42–57.
Published: 01 March 1971
...Juliet McMaster Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 EXPERIENCE TO EXPRESSION THEMATIC CHARACTER CONTRACTS IN TRISTRAM SHANDY By JULIET MCMASTER Tristram Shundy, a novel of which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1972) 33 (1): 23–29.
Published: 01 March 1972
...Richard Levin Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 THEMATIC UNITY AND THE HOMOGENIZATION OF CHARACTER By RICHARDLEVIN The most common method today for demonstrating the unity of an Elizabethan play is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1971) 32 (4): 444–445.
Published: 01 December 1971
...Bertrand Evans Joseph W. Donohue, Jr. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1970. xiii + 402 pp. $14.50. Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 444 REVIEWS Dramatic Character in the English Romantic Age. By JOSEPH W...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1972) 33 (4): 460–463.
Published: 01 December 1972
...Jonathan Wordsworth Richard J. Onorato. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1971. x + 435 pp. $12.50 Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 460 REVIEWS The Character of the Poet: Wordsworth in “The Prelude.” By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 406–416.
Published: 01 December 1973
...Robert W. Uphaus Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 SWIFT’S “WHOLE CHARACTER” THE DELANY POEMS AND “VERSES ON THE DEATH OF DR. SWIFT” By ROBERTW. UPHAUS Prompted by Patrick...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1963) 24 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 March 1963
... Works and Literary Character. By WALTER SILZ.Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1961. Pp. 313. $6.00. This collection of Kleist studies is arranged in tripartite form: the first part deals with works Walter Silz appears to consider minor (Erdbeben; Bettelweib and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1963) 24 (3): 310–311.
Published: 01 September 1963
... most important literary development of our time. ROBERTD. SPECTOR Long Island University The Character Sketches in Pope’s Poems. By BENJAMINBOYCE. Durham : Duke University Press, 1962. Pp. 141. $5.00. Alexander Pope was...