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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 229–269.
Published: 01 September 2010
... the ladder of Creation. The vision of “things invisible to mortal sight” that the poet asks for in the opening invocation is analogized, in the divine council that the book goes on to depict, to the Son's faith in his triumph over death. False analogy leads the fools of the Limbo of Vanity to understand God...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 412–414.
Published: 01 December 1948
...William Elton Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 PARADISE LOST AND THE DIGBY MARY MAGDALENE By WILLIAMELTON A notable anticipation of the infernal council and temptation scenes of Paradise Lost occurring...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 179–187.
Published: 01 June 1946
... been at work so considerable a time.12 Between this letter and the first notice of the book in the records of the meetings of the Council and Society there is an interval of about one month. Then, in a series of twelve orders of the Council, we can trace certain aspects...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 279–290.
Published: 01 September 1946
... to the creation of the committee. Oldenburg wrote to Boyle on November 24; Sprat was to begin printing the next week. At the meeting of the Council on the follow- ing week the idea of a group to study the improvement of the English tongue was suggested and at once acted upon. May there not have been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 507–515.
Published: 01 December 1942
... of the Commissioners of Musters in Kildaire and, if Mr. Jenkins is right, in 1584 he served as Bryskett’s deputy clerk of the Council of Munster. Certainly he was in that office in 1588. In 1598, he was nominated by the Privy Council to be sheriff of the county of Cork. In December of that year, he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 227–238.
Published: 01 September 1952
..., Holinshed reporting only the latter city. Also, the suggestion for Wyat’s unhistorical role as the only Council member refusing to sign a bill investing Jane as Queen is integral in an account by Foxe ignored by Holinshed. Holinshed copied from Foxe the circumstance that a Sir John Hales...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 355–362.
Published: 01 September 1941
... Council of Learned Societies has had for one of its objec- tives a survey of the scholarship in this field. In the present issue of the MODERNLANGUAGE QUARTERLY appear an introductory essay and four biblio- graphical essays on the Renaissance ; they constitute a part of that survey...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 378–380.
Published: 01 December 1959
... of income. We should remember that schoolteachers frequently used their theatrical enterprises as a welcome financial aid for their otherwise rather meager incomes. Another example is even more striking. In the minutes of the Cologne council deliberations for 1558, there is the following...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 233–242.
Published: 01 September 1962
... on January 3, 1605, Samuel Daniel was summoned before the Privy Council on the suspicion that his play referred covertly to the conspiracy and trial of Essex. Although the Council appears to have exonerated Daniel from this charge, modern scholars have been inclined to convict him. The case...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 389–400.
Published: 01 December 1945
... as a result of decaying harbors ;IQ and when he learned of the interest which the Privy Council was showing in the repair of Dover Haven, he con- centrated his attention upon this particular port. On his own initiative, Digges questioned “the auncient and most skilful maryners and inhabitants...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (3): 209–226.
Published: 01 September 1989
... of the most likely production date of Troilus and Cressida, Ben Jonson was cited before the Privy Council for treason, probably because Sejanus, a play about a powerful monarch and his cruel favorite, had been judged potentially seditious by the king’s advisors.* What the king’s advisors thought...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 494–495.
Published: 01 September 1942
... no facts to support the story connecting Charles IV and the pageant. If I understand cor- rectly, the earliest contemporary mention of the pageant is in the council minutes for 1397 (Sumberg, p. 33). The story of the privi- lege appears to be much later, but I cannot be sure of the date when...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 89–90.
Published: 01 March 1961
.... Last, she has had the requisite financial aid from the Canadian Federation of University Women, The Johns Hopkins Uni- versity, the American Council of Learned Societies, and the Humanities Research Council of Canada to enable her to carry her research and publication to a conclusion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 252–258.
Published: 01 September 1954
... proceedings was the city council’s decision that in the future Deinet would have to submit all articles pertaining to religious questions to censorship before printing them; noncompliance would bring him a fine of 100 Rthlr. This was communicated to him on September 17.l’ Then, on September...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 367–381.
Published: 01 September 1940
... was appointed to this office before the president and council in the North.3 It is entirely possible that this candidate may have been iden- tical with Sir John Milton (or Melton), who is the subject of the fairly full memoir in the Dictionary of National Biography. Ac- cording to that article...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 401–415.
Published: 01 December 1945
... by the horses. The Houyhnhnms deliberate on the matter in council, and the decision which they reach is, as we shall presently see, not only the final statement in building up the mystery, but also the center of the entire allegory towards which the whole interrelated, intricate scheme of action has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 15–20.
Published: 01 March 1953
... of Council and Parliament, and he exhorted his audience to accept the decisions of constituted authority.* In the ser- mon of the following week, Latimer spoke more precisely. He alleged that Sudley, in the Tower awaiting execution, had addressed letters to the Princesses Mary and Elizabeth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 March 1996
... of salvation in a crucified messiah” (63), we must ask why he takes us into the garden only after having taken us to the heavenly council. Book 3 already obliges the reader to carry fore- knowledge of the Fall as well as foreknowledge of salvation into the prelap sarian garden. Rosenblatt, however...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 209–212.
Published: 01 June 1943
... founded progressive University of Basel, then still located in the German Reich. Basel, already famous as the seat of the Great Council, was an important center of the young humanistic move- ment, and its university was the only German institution then offer- ing not only canonical but also...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 87–89.
Published: 01 March 1961
... Council of Learned Societies, and the Humanities Research Council of Canada to enable her to carry her research and publication to a conclusion. The title of the book, however (apparently designed as an eye-catcher), is somewhat misleading, since the study is restricted to one Muse...