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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2008) 69 (3): 347–365.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Katherine Ibbett This essay examines the figure of the reste —the things or people left behind—in the tragedies of Pierre Corneille, in particular though not only in the late plays, which are themselves a body of work left behind by the canon. These remainders provide a new perspective on...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1984) 45 (4): 410–412.
Published: 01 December 1984
... extent that she forces us to cross these disciplinary boundaries, we are in her debt. F. J. LEVY University of Washington The Comedies of Corneille: Experiments in the Comic. By G. J. MALLINSON. Manchester, Eng., and Dover, N. H...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1956) 17 (4): 301–303.
Published: 01 December 1956
...John Van Eerde Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 A NOTE ON FONTENELLE’S HISTOIRE DU THEATRE FRANCAIS JUSQU’A CORNEILLE By JOHN VAN EERDE The Histoire du thkcitre franfais jusqu’h Corneille by Fontenelle (1657-1757) is far...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2008) 69 (3): 315–345.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Christopher Braider This essay explores the origins of the modern French paradigm of literary genius in the dramatic works of Pierre Corneille. Guided by a critical suggestion inscribed in an often-noted allusion to Corneille's first tragedy, Médée , near the end of Jean Racine's Phèdre , the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2016) 77 (2): 219–246.
Published: 01 June 2016
... ceremonies. The omission of Racine’s tragic corpus is a gaping hole in Louis Marin’s discussion of the seventeenth-century theory of representation. Marin sees a perfect correlation between Pierre Corneille’s theater and the theatricality of power, conceived of as a force constructed through a dialectic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1946) 7 (1): 35–42.
Published: 01 March 1946
... explore one of its smallest bypaths, but even this will lead to distant corners of the seventeenth century and across the ages to Aristotle. If one rereads La Bruykre’s most famous literary pronouncement, his parallel between Corneille and Racine, one finds, toward the end, the striking and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1969) 30 (2): 171–182.
Published: 01 June 1969
...Harriet Ray Allentuch Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 PAULINE AND THE PRINCESSE DE CLEVES By HARRIETRAY ALLENTUCH Since their creation in the seventeenth century, Corneille’s Pauline and Mme...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1958) 19 (1): 53–59.
Published: 01 March 1958
... strong polemical flavor. Some years ago he published a book roundly titled Tartufle, par Pierre Corneille, and has now gone on to give us Corneille sous le masque de Mo1ikre.l If the latter’s title and pur- pose bring to mind Abel Lefranc’s Sous le masque de “Will&zm Shakespeare”; William...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2018) 79 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 2018
... royal court. From the moment Richelieu’s Académie Française issued its official critique of Pierre Corneille’s 1637 tragicomedy Le Cid , Bilis argues, the tragic portrayal of the king as judge demanded an impossible reconciliation of hyperbolic ideals of royal dignity with ever-narrower norms governing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 487–488.
Published: 01 December 1944
... Corneille’s predilection for certain plot patterns the explanation of his invention of primary characters. While the same author, in Studies by Members of the French De- partment of Yale University (New Haven, 1941), pages 101-62, has ably shown the importance of Corneille’s dramatic technique...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 157–160.
Published: 01 June 1943
... dramatists he praised or condemned as such in his Satires, all authors of recent plays, were- besides Moli4re-Boursault, Quinault, Corneille, and Racine. In his Hkros de roman, written about 1665, he ridiculed Quinault’s Astrute 1 “La LCgende de Boileau,” RLR, IV (1890), 465. 2 Lachkvre...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1951) 12 (1): 67–71.
Published: 01 March 1951
... diese Gestalt einge- drungen ist, ist die “verdad sospechosa” des Juan Ruiz de Alarcbn, die durch Corneille zum “menteur” umgedichtet wurde. Ein Ver- gleich dieser Umdichtung Corneilles mit dem spanischen Originale und eine Betrachtung der Komodie Grillparzers unter den Gesichts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1942) 3 (4): 611–619.
Published: 01 December 1942
... ginireux selon De~carteshe compares “le Trait6 . . . qu’on a trop souvent le tort d’abandonner aux philo~ophes”~with the tragedy of Corneille, finding therein, “non seulement analogie, mais identitk d’esprit”’B Again, in his Corneille, Lanson quotes from the Truitk des Passions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1963) 24 (2): 197–206.
Published: 01 June 1963
... “MCrite” is certainly not one of the most important traditional themes of classical French literature, but, to a considerable extent, it occupies the minds of the writers as they create their characters. In Corneille, for instance, it is an indispensable ingredient to heroism. Frequently...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1948) 9 (2): 152–164.
Published: 01 June 1948
... l’umour imprudent.6 Elle retrace A peu de chose prits l’histoire exacte de Bujuzet sous les mimes noms. On ne peut gu6re douter que Racine ait bien connu cette oeuvre de Segrais. Encore faudrait-il noter ici que lorsque la Segrui- &unu rapporte les rkflexions bien connues de Corneille lors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1948) 9 (2): 241–242.
Published: 01 June 1948
... particular of Corneille, on Voltaire. The tendency to relate all heroic elements in Voltaire to Dryden is ques- tionable in vew of the former’s steady concern with Corneille. In addi- tion, the aspect of Voltaire’s work that shows pronounced interest in the sentimentalism of the eighteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1976) 37 (1): 93–94.
Published: 01 March 1976
... Of Dramatic Poesy, finding the attitude a provenance in Aristotle and Plutarch. The other half uses the attitude as a starting point for collateral discussions: what Dryden owed to Corneille; where Dryden stood as the seventeenth-century shift from Metaphysical to Empirical was taking...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1984) 45 (4): 407–410.
Published: 01 December 1984
... century did not separate them as we do. To the extent that she forces us to cross these disciplinary boundaries, we are in her debt. F. J. LEVY University of Washington The Comedies of Corneille: Experiments in the Comic. By G. J...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1952) 13 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 March 1952
... means by which Corneille and Racine sought to procure this infhit; to show, from the resulting antithesis, “quel genre de mCthode critique cette antithese permet d’appliquer A l’btude de problemes gknkraux et de technique drunatique” (pp. 14-15). And he goes on to say that his work is thus “de...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 495–497.
Published: 01 December 1943
... for Reichard’s under the photograph of the title page from the latter’s Olla Potrida, page 82; for the insertion of Colman’s Man of Business for the same author’s The English Merchant, page 34; and the confusion of the two Corneilles in the Index. The correct reading for the last...