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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 218–219.
Published: 01 June 1952
...Harry H. Burns Richard Chase. New York: Macmillan Company, 1949. Pp. xiii + 305. $4.50. Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 218 Reviews At the same time, Dr. Albrecht stresses Hazlitt’s criticisms which are still pertinent, especially...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 June 1952
...- millan Company, 1949. Pp. xiii + 305. $4.50. Professor Chase’s book does at least three things: it explores the universal mythic patterns in Melville’s work, it discerns elements of American folklore (parvenu, provincial myth) which reside there, and it uses Melville as a lance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 March 1945
...John W. Draper Isabel Wakelin Urban Chase. Princeton: Princeton University Press for the University of Cincinnati, 1943. Pp. xxix + 285. $3.50. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 Roland B. Botting 109 enough. Not that the Paraphrase may...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 29–40.
Published: 01 March 1962
... to provide sufficient discussion of a poem which, despite its cleverness and lyric charm, obviously lacks the satiric strength of Dryden’s better known works. In 1956, how- ever, Bruce Dearing published a short note2 in which he drew attention to the difficulties present in the line, “Thy Chase...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (4): 436–447.
Published: 01 December 1973
..., he obliges the inhabitants to use these or pay for their sup- port, and he demolishes all constructions which might enter into competition with him.. . . He has the right of the chase over the whole extent of his jurisdiction, this or that plebeian being some- times...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 223–243.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., have bettered it [this ‘business’] at its best” (364). The Ambassadors develops into an adventure story, a “chase with horn and hound” (365), precisely the kind of novel the mass reader might skip to find out if the escaped slave makes it to free- dom. By the next paragraph, however, the preface...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (2): 190–193.
Published: 01 June 1982
..., will chase its own tail. This one catches it. Ostensibly, Arnold Silver is a psychoanalytic critic pursuing the dark George concealed under the famous Bernard Shaw mask, but in fact his Freudian fervor suggests that the pursuer has more problems than his prey. His critical method turns upon itself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 426–445.
Published: 01 December 1967
...Richard A. Lanham Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 THE LITERAL BRITOMART By RICHARDA. LANHAM Appearances to the contrary, Britomart is not the kind of girl who chases after men, but then she is not that other domestic kind...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 115–127.
Published: 01 June 1959
... ; he could accept the existence of both good and evil. . . .”a Or as Willard Thorp remarks, “In the end Melville called the truce There was, however, some dissent ; both Alfred Kazin5 and Richard Chases indicated dissatisfaction with the “testament of acceptance” theory. In 1950...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 542–544.
Published: 01 December 1949
... Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 BOOKS RECEIVED AMERICAN Chase, Richard. Herman Melville : A Critical Study. New York : Macmillan Company, 1949. Pp. xiii 4- 305. $4.50. Pochmann, Henry A., and Gay Wilson Allen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 295–302.
Published: 01 December 1957
... With dread of death to flight or foul retreat, Nor wanting power to mitigate and swage With solemn touches, troubl’d thoughts, and chase Anguish and doubt and fear and sorrow and pain From mortal or immortal minds. Thus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (2): 187–190.
Published: 01 June 1982
.... By ARNOLDSILVER. Stanford: Stanford Uni- versity Press, 1982. xiv + 353 pp. $25.00. Every now and then a book’s argument, like a frisky beast, will chase its own tail. This one catches it. Ostensibly, Arnold Silver is a psychoanalytic critic pursuing the dark George concealed under the famous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (4): 385–394.
Published: 01 December 1968
... downstream in the river and taking relief from the heat in the shadow of its green banks. Iulus joined in the chase, aflame with a passion for this special glory. Bending his bow he aimed a pointed arrow. His hands, guided by some deity, never lost their aim, and the arrow, with a loud hiss...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 171–180.
Published: 01 June 1964
... sans raison que le symbo Pisme a Cd ie rattache la aphilosop R ideal&e. Vraiment, pour cette generation, les chases avaient NE,perdu p. 246.leur r&alit&” Writing4 of and Pe2lth.s Mtlisande, Riviere expressed this feeling: monde“Un mer- veilleux, un tr&r cher paradis oh nous nous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 414–425.
Published: 01 September 1965
... ultimate scruple-to give up Maria Gostrey, so that he may not seem in Woollett to have got anything for himself.. . this scruple, I say, impresses me very strongly as a sacrifice of morality to appearances.. . I4 Richard Chase feels even more strongly: There must be few readers, however...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (2): 177–192.
Published: 01 June 1975
... is only one chase and one discovery, the literary creation of which acts as the embodiment of the ecstasy Nabokov finds in butterfly hunting. This central experience is alluded to immediately, twice, in fact, in the brief opening section. The foliage of birches [at Vyra] moving...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 519–520.
Published: 01 December 1943
.... ENGLISH Chase, Isabel Wakelin Urban. Horace Walpole : Gardenist. An Edi- tion of Walpole’s The History of the Modern Taste in Gardening with an Estimate of Walpole’s Contribution to Landscape Archi- tecture. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1943. Pp. xxix + 285. $3.50...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 226–231.
Published: 01 September 1955
..., which is quite uncalled for and, what is worse, quite without any larger integration into his poem. The traditional arguments against the episode are excellently summed up by Professor L. C. Martin in his 1933 edition of the R. H. Chase Collected Hyorks: it is impossible not to sympathize...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 156–157.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... One does not often these days deign to agree with BrunetiGre, but after ac- companying Mr. Bowen on what seems rather a scholastic wild- goose chase, one is quite ready to say with the French critic, “Bal- zac’s novels are not plays.” An appendix of three pages presents a list...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1945
... York, 19291) that does not appear in Mrs. Chase’s bibliography. He believes that the tastes of the bourgeoisie (emotionalized as a result of their revivalistic seven- teenth-century Calvinism), their rise in wealth and consequently growing interest in the fine arts, their increasing...