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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 410–412.
Published: 01 December 1984
.... 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. MALLINSON. Manchester, Eng., and Dover, N. H...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (1946) 7 (1): 35–42.
Published: 01 March 1946
... 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (1): 53–59.
Published: 01 March 1958
... 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 Stanley, VP Comte de Derby ( 1919), this coincides...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (1942) 3 (4): 611–619.
Published: 01 December 1942
... . . . 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 : Corneille juge et peint les passions par rapport a la...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 157–160.
Published: 01 June 1943
... 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, Les Satires de Boileau cornmenties par lui...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 2018
... 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 tragic plot, pleasure, and propriety. Her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (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 (1944) 5 (4): 487–488.
Published: 01 December 1944
... in 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 (1984) 45 (4): 407–410.
Published: 01 December 1984
.... 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. MALLINSON. Manchester, Eng., and Dover, N. H...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (2006) 67 (3): 287–312.
Published: 01 September 2006
... in this period see Elliott Forsyth, La tragédie française de Jodelle à Corneille (1553 – 1640): Le thème de la vengeance (Paris: Nizet, 1962); Henry C. Lancaster, A History of French Dramatic Literature in the Seventeenth Century (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1929); Gustave Lan- son...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 25–52.
Published: 01 March 2018
... also Forestier’s ( 1996 : 253–58) second thoughts about the play’s apologetic intent. 11 Like Corneille after him, Lope was publicly proud of his craft as such, leaving us a discourse on how to make plays, the Arte nuevo de hacer comedias in este tiempo (1609). 12 The classic study...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 581–586.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of Toronto Press, 2012. xii + 340 pp. Five of the six chapters composing The Matter of Mind explore works by an equal number of major figures of French classicism: Nicolas Poussin, Pierre Corneille, Molière, Blaise Pascal, and Nicolas Boileau. Christopher Braider’s analyses intend to show...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 495–497.
Published: 01 December 1943
... of Schmid’s name 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...