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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 179–181.
Published: 01 June 1982
... its heart. Like Moses, he points the way, but is not himself able to enter the Promised Land. DONNORFORD Uniuersity of Vermont William Collins and Eighteenth-Century English Poetry. By RICHARDWEIVDORF. Minneapolis: University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1983) 44 (1): 3–22.
Published: 01 March 1983
...Patricia Meyer Spacks Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY COLLINS By PATRICIAMEYER SPACKS William Collins sounds different now from the Collins we used to know. For example, Paul S. Sherwin claims, “Collins feels, all...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2002) 63 (4): 471–500.
Published: 01 December 2002
.... “Overpowering Vitality”: Nostalgia and Men of Sensibility in the Fiction of Wilkie Collins Tamara S. Wagner n Wilkie Collins’s controversial novel Man and Wife (1870), nostal- I gic and nostalgically presented old-fashioned Sir Patrick sarcastically summarizes the “cant of the day” that takes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 215–237.
Published: 01 June 2014
... to establish coherent protocols or boundaries for the emerging discipline. This article contests that view by examining synoptically the careers of several key players in the promotion and development of university English studies: John Churton Collins, W. P. Ker, Arthur Quiller-Couch, Walter Raleigh...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1998) 59 (2): 270–273.
Published: 01 June 1998
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1943) 4 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Bertha M. Kuhn Joseph B. Collins. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1940. Pp. xiv + 251. $3.25. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 Bertha M. Kuhn 115 Christian Mysticisnz in the Elizabethan Age with its Background in Mystical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1994) 55 (3): 297–319.
Published: 01 September 1994
... in progress includes a study of the literary culture of early-nineteenth-century Edinburgh. me Momtone, the Victorian Novel, and Imperialist Panic Ian Duncan Novel and Empire Wilkie Collins’s Moonstone (1868) is the sole mid-Victorian novel of the first rank that makes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 435–438.
Published: 01 December 1944
..., Telemachus and Collins’s Poems, each a shilling; I would be glad to have them.”l How and when Boswell acted upon this request are not recorded, but that he did is evidenced by the preservation today, in the Stephen Whitney Phoenix collection in the Columbia Uni- versity Libraries, of The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1943) 4 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 March 1943
..., Father Collins has not shown why Spenser starts out with the Theocentric contemplative way in the neo-Platonic steps of the first two hymns, then shifts in the third hymn to the Christocentric pattern, and then in the fourth back to the Theocentric. While Father Collins’ sug- gestion that...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 181–185.
Published: 01 June 1982
...- lected ode “The Manners,” in Wendorf’s reading, likewise reveals Collins’s epistemological uncertainty. The poet returns to his psychological emphasis with “The Passions,” also important for its effort to unite music with poetry and because it draws together central themes of the other odes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1992) 53 (4): 393–408.
Published: 01 December 1992
... later poems by Collins and Gray. Lyttelton’s bardic Chaucer is stationed in a wild land- scape, in “groves.” He has a harp, the token of David for Christopher Smart and of Pindar for Thomas Gray, as well as the actual instrument of their contemporary Gaelic praise singers. He belongs to a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2017) 78 (1): 125–127.
Published: 01 March 2017
... optimistically, but perhaps chaotically (thus shading into sensation fiction, as did Wilkie Collins)—embrace the plural and dispersive forces that global capital makes available. In this latter attitude Goodlad usefully identifies an expression of the subjunctive realist mode that Raymond Willliams explained...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1967) 28 (4): 498–499.
Published: 01 December 1967
... dominates, sometimes the generic, sometimes the cognitive. She has chosen five poets- Thomson, Collins, Gray, Smart, and Cowper-for their intrinsic value as well as for the differences in the nature of their achievements. She studies the work of each of them in considerable detail in order to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 334–335.
Published: 01 June 1941
...Edward F. Hauch By Ralph Stokes Collins. Doctor's dissertation, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, 1940. Pp. v + 135. Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 334 R~o2‘cws gunient, namely, that the seven subsidiary stories of the Sinngedicht 2re not strung...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 379–380.
Published: 01 September 1946
...: University of Iowa Series on Aims and Progress of Research No. 80, Study Series No. 415, New Series No. 1389, 1946. Pp. 121. Bagster-Collins, Jeremy F. George Colman the Younger, 1762-1836. New York: King's Crown Press, 1946. Pp. 367. $3.00. Brooks, Cleanth (editor). The Correspondence of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1959) 20 (2): 198–199.
Published: 01 June 1959
... (Miss Man- waring). At the same time Hagstrum’s findings fall in with and supplement several recent and valuable studies of neoclassical diction, imagery, and per- sonification. In a series of brilliant analyses of individual poems, Dryden, Pope, Thomson, Collins, and Gray are...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 176–179.
Published: 01 June 1982
.... DONNORFORD Uniuersity of Vermont William Collins and Eighteenth-Century English Poetry. By RICHARDWEIVDORF. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1981. xiv + 227 pp. $25.00. Richard Wendorf has undertaken a praiseworthy project: to restore Wil- liam Collins to his original...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1983) 44 (2): 212–215.
Published: 01 June 1983
... century or so the rupture that traditional histories marked between the “neoclassic” 1700s and the “Romantic” period that fol- lowed. Like those others, Sitter dwells on oppositions between the “post-Au- gustan” Collins, the Wartons, Gray, et al., and the later work of the “Augus- tan” Pope. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1989) 50 (1): 58–63.
Published: 01 March 1989
... least constricting when Meckier is considering writers in clear formal relationship with Dickens: Mrs. Gaskell, contributor to Household Words and All the Year Round, and Wilkie Collins, friend, protege, and collaborator. Chapter 3, on Hard Times and North and South, both of which were...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1959) 20 (2): 199–201.
Published: 01 June 1959
... brilliant analyses of individual poems, Dryden, Pope, Thomson, Collins, and Gray are all firmly placed in the pictorial tradition. The ground has been prepared so thoroughly that the reader, or at least one reader, is almost never inclined to withhold assent. Quite exceptionally, I do not find...