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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (2): 165–188.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Nancy Vogeley © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.2-03 Vogeley 4/20/01 3:00 PM Page 165 How Chivalry Formed the Myth of California Nancy Vogeley n 1862 Edward Everett Hale announced his find that the name Cali...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 101–102.
Published: 01 March 1943
... consider well worthy of emulation to judge from the valu- able productivity of so many of those who have sat under the master. CURTISC. D. VAIL University of Washington Two .4spects of Chivalry: Pulci and Boiardo. By GIACOMOGRILLo. Boston...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 315–330.
Published: 01 December 1981
..., the greatness of a knight is measured by his chivalry, a combination of prowess and cour- tesy. A knight must strive to be both a brave, worthy fighter and a gen- tleman, courteous and true. Knights of the Kound Table, rarely lacking in martial excellence, test their prowess in innumerable...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (2): 170–190.
Published: 01 June 1991
... title signaled. Edmund Burke’s Bjections on the Revolution in France ( 1790) had made “chivalry” the locus for continuing debate over the claims to legiti- macy of the ancien rigme; by 1812 it was less a concept than a contested site, given immediacy by the language invoked to uphold Britain’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (2): 161–196.
Published: 01 June 1999
... writer, told him: ‘You have a glorious field before you, and one in which you cannot have many competitors, as so very few unite the author to the sailor. I think the chivalry of the ocean quite a new region of fiction and romance, and to my taste one of the most captivating that could...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (3): 395–416.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Barbara Fuchs ervantes protests too much when he reiterates throughout Don CQuijote his goal of demolishing the romances of chivalry. As crit- ics have long noted, his exertions also seem misdirected: the foibles of the chivalric romance are hardly a worthy target for the sophisticated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 101.
Published: 01 March 1943
... students consider well worthy of emulation to judge from the valu- able productivity of so many of those who have sat under the master. CURTISC. D. VAIL University of Washington Two .4spects of Chivalry: Pulci and Boiardo. By GIACOMOGRILLo...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 225–231.
Published: 01 June 1943
... University, 1942. 2446. Closs, Hannah Priebsch. “Chivalry versus Mysticism.” [Arthurian examples.] Pp. 65-75 in Art and Life. New York: Stokes, 1937. 2447. Her Tristan (a novel) is reviewed by Edwin H. Zeydel in Germanic Rev., XVI (1931), 317. Dorothy K. Coveney in LTLS, Feb...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 66–75.
Published: 01 March 1964
... secular motives: The conception of chivalry as a sublime form of secular life might be defined as an aesthetic ideal assuming the appearance of an ethical ideal. Heroic fancy and romantic sentiment form its basis. But medieval thought did not permit ideal forms of noble life...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 449–457.
Published: 01 December 1966
... of that in- tention. I think that ii categorical presuniptioii, different in kind from his definition of romance tradition, warps his study of Sir Gu~~viiii.Ro- mance, he says, “exists to demonstrate the superiority of chivalry” (p. 21). This unfortunate presumption forces him to see in Gawain...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 246–247.
Published: 01 June 1950
... of twenty-nine people”; “A Knyght ther was, and that a worthy man / That fro the tyme that he first bigan / To riden out, he loved chivalrie” becomes (less satisfactorily in its changed tense) “There was among us a brave knight who had loved chivalry . . . from the time of his first horseback...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 275–276.
Published: 01 September 1960
... is intelligently and tcni- perately written. Very properly, he regards the concepts of prowess and charity (cnritns) as the “cornerstone of chivalry in the twelfth century” (p. 3). Hc then sets out to seek the “meaning, not of the poet’s source or sources, but of the poem as ChrPtien composed it” (p. 4...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 277–298.
Published: 01 September 2003
... hand, it anticipates them in linking European culture with the classical past, especially in identi- fying medieval chivalry with ancient heroism: the poem compares Greek warriors to Roland, Turpin, and Godfrey of Boulogne. But the siege of Thebes does not readily lend itself to myths...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 285–291.
Published: 01 September 1952
.... Bell, Cervantes (Norman, Oklahoma, 1947), p. 125. 285 286 Dual Role of Dulcinea in ‘Don Quijote’ the romances of chivalry of that day which in subject matter, treat- ment, and style had sunk to a very low ebb; secondly, to bring forth the history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 276–278.
Published: 01 September 1960
... of chivalry in the twelfth century” (p. 3). Hc then sets out to seek the “meaning, not of the poet’s source or sources, but of the poem as ChrPtien composed it” (p. 4) : few Arthurians have maintained this distinction with comparable respect (cf., e.g., pp. 51-52). Also, Fowler is right in urging...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 3–12.
Published: 01 March 1951
... and father, in addressing the youngest of his sons, refers to his shining in “compleat vertue.” The term seems to imply the fully rounded and developed man as dis- ciplined in arms and chivalry (courtesy). 16 The Courtier, p. 32. 6 Marlowe and Cmtiglione become famous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 333–341.
Published: 01 December 1963
... with an apostrophe to Our Lord. Chivalry always paid formal respect to Christianity : in the biography (it is really a secular hagiography) of the Black Prince, who died in 1376, the Chandos Herald, in glorification of his subject, stated that: “Car il pria a Dieu mercy/Et pardon de touz ses mesfaits...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 293–305.
Published: 01 June 1941
... and Dorset, XXIII (1939), 71-72. John J. Parry 297 1047. Hammer, Jacob, “A Commentary on the Prophetia Mer- lini.” Speculum, xv (1940), 409-431. [Continued from x (1939, 3-30.] 2306. Hatto, A. T. “Archery and Chivalry: A Noble Preju- dice.” [Wolf...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (3): 241–268.
Published: 01 September 1997
... as a reflection, highly mediated through the conventions of epic, of current martial events; at the same time, however, the poem distances itself from them, retreating into a fantasy of chivalry. Indeed, the Furioso has been charged with creating an autonomous poetic world by evading the very history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 504–505.
Published: 01 December 1967
... of chivalry. From that perspective, Manfredine HASSAN EL NOUTY 505 may be rated higher than average-which speaks for the diversity of Gobineau’s talents. The ambiguity of the word “poem” when applied to the three works in Berselli Ambri’s volume...