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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 332–333.
Published: 01 June 1941
... novels. BRADFORDA. BOOTH University of California at Los Angeles The Ordeal of Bridget Elia,, A Chronicle of the Lambs. By ERNEST C. ROSS.Norman, Oklahoma : University of Oklahoma Press, 1940. Pp. xiv + 232. $2.50. The main title...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Lurline V. Simpson Edward Nobel Stone. Three Old French Chronicles of the Crusades (The History of the Holy War, The History of them that took Constantinople, The Chronicle of Reims) . Seattle: University of Washington Publications in Social Sciences, X, 1939. Pp. 377. $3.50. Copyright...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 275–276.
Published: 01 September 1956
..., and other prominent Victorian periodicals. As if to complement those researches, Ray offers Thackeray’s Confributioris to the Morning Chronicle, a scrupulously edited aggregation of thirty-five pieces, thirty-one of which Professor Ray himself discovered and identified as being by the novelist’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 87.
Published: 01 March 1960
... fitting monument to his memory. E. E. BOSTETTER University of Washington Bulwer and Macready: A Chronicle of the Early Victorian Theatre. Edited by CHARLESH. SHATTUCK.Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1958. Pp. 278. $5.75...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 443–476.
Published: 01 December 2005
...: Colonial and Postcolonial Literary Style (2005). Her current project is a study of financial speculation in Victorian literature. Her essay “`Overpowering Vitality': Nostalgia and Men of Sensibility in the Fiction of Wilkie Collins” appeared in the December 2002 issue of MLQ . “A Strange Chronicle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 104–105.
Published: 01 March 1948
... Chroniclers, 1300-1500. By LAURAKEELER. Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of Cali- fornia Publications in English, Volume 17, Number 1, 1946. Pp. viii + 152. $1.75. This is the fourth volume of “Studies in the Geoffrey of Monmouth Tradition.” In a series of this kind, which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 285–298.
Published: 01 September 1945
...Jeannette Fellheimer Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 GEOFFREY FENTON’S HISTORIE OF G UICCIARDIN AND HOLINSHED’S CHRONICLES OF 1587 By JEANNETTE FELLIIEIMER Francesco Guicciardini, famous Italian political...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (3): 285–287.
Published: 01 September 1989
...: Chronicles of Disorder. By R. B. KERSH- NER. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1989. xi + 338 pp. $34.95. R. B. Kershner’s project is to demonstrate that Joyce’s “stories, novels, and play are related intertextually not merely to the work of his acknowl- edged...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (3): 381–384.
Published: 01 September 1995
... + 339 pp. $43.00 cloth, $16.95 paper. Pity the poor Tudor chroniclers! The sixteenth-century annals of Hall, Stow, Grafton, and, above all, Holinshed, have certainly fallen hard between two stools. Created in imitation of medieval chronicles principally valued for being old, they were...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (1): 86–89.
Published: 01 March 1975
... of Massachusetts, 32 (February 1935), 299. Priuate Chronicles: A Study of English Diaries. By ROBERTA. FOIHERGILL. London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1974. 214 pp. f1.50; $14.50. Except for the few famous ones, English diaries generally have been con- signed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (2): 217–220.
Published: 01 June 1984
... that informs the study, the reader, as Shreve, is entitled to address Shreve’s last question to the new Quentin: “Why do you hate the South?” JOHN TUCKER University of Victoria Canters and Chronicles: The Use of Narrative in the Plays...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 69–94.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Elizabeth Bowen’s text within the context of an international cultural and economic world-system. It argues that two historical narratives inform Bowen’s Court : a gothic chronicle of decline and a protoprofessional story of detached expertise. These narratives correspond to two visions of Anglo-Ireland’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 545–568.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Tim Dolin In recent years ecocriticism has renovated the old orthodoxy, demolished forty years ago by Raymond Williams, that Thomas Hardy was the “incomparable chronicler” of an unchanging culture and the “last representative of old rural England.” In particular, The Woodlanders has been reread...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 329–366.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., intersecting continually the larger narrative of twentieth-century print culture: his self-defining agon with mortality may in fact be traced to a concomitant chronicle of American publishing history. Building on the story “Pigeon Feathers” as exemplum, this essay traces the progress of Updike's engagement...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 227–238.
Published: 01 September 1952
..., if Stoll had not assumed Holins- hed‘s Chronicles to be the sole source of Wyat, he would have sought an expla- nation for the inconsistency of the title roles in the abundant source material rather than in the official entry. Cf. ibid., p 45. Phillip Shaw...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 149–175.
Published: 01 June 2021
... register the imperialist dreams of English kings while promoting countervailing strategies. In particular, two interlinked Latin chronicles, the Chronica gentis Scotorum ( Chronicle of the Scottish People ) of John of Fordun (ca. 1384) and the Scotichronicon of Walter Bower (ca. 1447), establish...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (2): 141–150.
Published: 01 June 1996
..., to a chronicler, who writes it down. It forms a part of the state’s farces of truth and at the same time tells the truth in confession. Or rather, the criminals of the corpus execute two politics at once: the criminal poli- tics of the state (the “fictions of exclusion”) and, in the confession...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 1940
... previously published a Bibliographie zur englischen Propaganda im ?Velfkrieg, 1935, and a treatise on the Weltkrieg und Propaganda, 1936. EDMUNDE. MILLER University of Maryland Three Old French Chronicles of the Crusades (The History of the Holy War...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 437–453.
Published: 01 December 1943
... writers (except chroniclers) who wrote in thirteenth-century England. I included authors of chronicles, unIess they were primarily of the twelfth century and stopped before 1210, or were largely of the fourteenth century and went beyond 1310. Even selecting such limits...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 598–601.
Published: 01 December 2016
... to European chronicles of discovery and exploration of the New World. A new kind of “wonder discourse” (xix), unlike earlier medieval texts, placed the marvelous squarely within the realm of the unfamiliar empirical reality of the New World. Building on Stephen Greenblatt’s notion of the “marvelous ordinary...