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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 381–383.
Published: 01 September 1967
.... HENRYMENDELOFF University of Maryland Something of Great Constancy: The Art of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” By DAVIDP. YOUNG. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Yale Studies in English, Vol. 164, 1966. 190 pp. $5.00; 37s. 6d. Something of Great Constancy is the product...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Constance Spreen © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Constance Spreen is Harper-Schmidt Collegiate Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago. Her research engages issues of aesthetics and politics in France. She is preparing a book on the political dimensions of literary escapism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (3): 307–326.
Published: 01 September 1993
...Constance Jordan Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 The Household and the State: Transformations in the Representation of an Analogy from Aristotle to James I Constance Jordan 0f the many forms of analogy that characterized the culture of early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 312–320.
Published: 01 December 1954
...Constance Saintonge © 1954 University of Washington 1954 IN DEFENSE OF CRISEYDE By CONSTANCESAINTONGE After Chaucer has told of Criseyde’s capitulation to Troilus and the joys of love, he makes, in the form of exhortation, a significant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 407–415.
Published: 01 September 1942
... his time, achieved what is perhaps his greatest situation, in In a Balcony, after a really similar fashion, at equal cost to probability, when Constance persuades her frank and noble lover Norbert, out of love for him and gratitude to the Queen, to declare to their mistress that all his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 505–529.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of the characters they represent with the unconventional act of writing in a politically and aesthetically charged context. Desbordes-Valmore and King John’s Constance A year before the battle of Waterloo, Brussels officials invited a troupe of English actors to perform for the British garrison. Jonas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 3–5.
Published: 01 March 1952
... as “bastard brother,” were upheld by the French. Shortly after the death of Pedro, John of Gaunt made a claim to the Spanish throne by wedding the dead king’s eldest daughter, Constance of Castile. References to the murder occurred in the ballads of that day, Sir Walter Scott’s poem, “The Death...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (4): 459–490.
Published: 01 December 1990
... them and broken down their firmness” (“pour cette seule fin d’arracher de leur bouche quelque parole molle ou rabaissie, ou de leur donner envie de s’en fuyr, pour gaigner cet avantage de les avoir espouvantez, et d’avoir faict force B leur Constance”) (p. 156; p. 209). The cannibals...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (4): 395–431.
Published: 01 December 1995
... of constancy within mutability- the notion that “time . . . must end though low can neuer die” (Jones, song 9 [poem possibly by John IAliat] ; Dotigh- tie, 124). Fictions of constancy are required for the inevitable experi- 17 See Frank-J.Warnke, cornp., b,’iiropurt Mrlupliyicnl I’ooufr-y...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (4): 450–452.
Published: 01 December 1985
... is in love with Troilus from the start and makes the first overtures; she is determined not to go to the Greek camp until she is commanded to go by Pandarus and Troilus. Her going is required to fulfill the cliche of her falsity and Troilus’s constancy. But this persuasive reading, like...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 204–208.
Published: 01 June 1980
... + 264 pp. $14.95. Theodore M. Hesburgh, “Foreword”; Edward Vasta, “Paul E. Beichner, C.S.C E. Talbot Donaldson, “Briseis, Briseida, Criseyde, Cresseid, Cressid: Progress of a Heroine”; Stephen Manning, “Chaucer’s Constance, Pale and Passive”; Zacharias P. Thundy, “Matheolus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 379–381.
Published: 01 September 1967
... of professional journals of repute. HENRYMENDELOFF University of Maryland Something of Great Constancy: The Art of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” By DAVIDP. YOUNG. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Yale Studies in English, Vol. 164...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 200–211.
Published: 01 June 1952
... of Chaucer. Here we see evidence of the constancy of the Spanish language through eight centuries of development. In vocabulary at least, the Old Spanish of the Cid was essentially the same language as that used by Lope, Cervantes, and Azorin to an extent and in a way that the tongue of the Roland...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 390–402.
Published: 01 December 1979
... and Frances make to the cottage of their great- aunt-Janet before Great-Aunt Constance’s death, Frances after. In their beginnings, the visits are alike: both women understand the asser- tion Constance makes by her way of life; both appreciate the independ- ence and naturalness of the setting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 433–436.
Published: 01 December 1986
... earlier in this chapter about the performance element in Beppo (p. 85) would appear to argue for such a reading. Again, in a chapter on Don Juan, Beaty writes that the narrator’s “praise of constancy as a virtue is overthrown at a masquerade by his own wandering fancies, which he ultimately...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 443–446.
Published: 01 December 1986
... earlier in this chapter about the performance element in Beppo (p. 85) would appear to argue for such a reading. Again, in a chapter on Don Juan, Beaty writes that the narrator’s “praise of constancy as a virtue is overthrown at a masquerade by his own wandering fancies, which he ultimately...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (4): 506–522.
Published: 01 December 1965
... with Hippolyta that “all the story of the night told over / . . . grows to something of great constancy” (V.i.23-26). They “assume that it is a play of marked intellectual content” and “that the variety of the plot is a reflection of an elaborate and ingenious thematic develop- ment.”3 Far from being...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (2): 171.
Published: 01 June 1955
... by appeals to the experience of Susanna, Griselda, and Constance and determina- tion to rely on grace and trust in the divine will. This poem, along with Nos. 46, 56, and 59, is hardly secular, as Professor Person classifies it, and might have been included among Instructive Pieces...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 211–216.
Published: 01 June 1981
.... Immigrant-Survivors: Post-Holocaust Consciousness in Recenl Jewish American Fiction. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 198 1. 2 16 pp. $15.95. Cooper, James Fenimore. Gleanings in Europe: Italy. Historical introduction and ex- planatory notes by John Conron and Constance Ayers Denne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 61–67.
Published: 01 March 1949
... constancy. To the tune of Riding to Rumford. I have found no earlier Occurrence of this song, nor does it seem to have been reprinted. It begins, “Oh how I sigh and sob, Oh how I languish.”17 The tune, otherwise known as “All in a Garden Green,” is printed by Chap- pell, I, 111. (5...