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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 480–485.
Published: 01 December 1950
...Joseph G. Fucilla Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 ∗ I hereby wish to express my appreciation to Yale University Library for permission to photostat the Alsop translation. AN EARLY AMERICAN TRANSLATION OF THE COUNT UGOLINO EPISODE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 141–149.
Published: 01 June 2013
... . Illahabad : Sahitya Bhavana . Wellek René Warren Austin . 1949 . Theory of Literature . New York : Harcourt Brace . What Counts as World Literature? Caroline Levine and B. Venkat Mani On the literary terrain, Kalidasa and Tulasidasa are as much ours as they belong...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 395–418.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Atlas (counted as only one-third set in the future in my metadata), short-listed for the Nebula as well as the Booker. There is slightly more overlap between my short-listed corpus and Britain’s Arthur C. Clarke Award, a later and less important science fiction prize that announces a comparatively long...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 13–40.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Yopie Prins Abstract In posing questions about what is “historical” and what counts as “poetics,” historical poetics cannot separate the practice of reading a poem from the histories and theories of reading that mediate our ideas about poetry. While nineteenth-century verse cultures revolved around...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 1944
..., word counts in Norwegian repre- sented less than 150,OOO running words. The purpose of Haugen’s work was thus to supply a comprehensive Norwegian word count, upon the basis of which certain practical as well as linguistic and literary studies could be made. The Old Norse count’can...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 3–12.
Published: 01 March 1951
... influential book on rule and courtliness in the age. First of all, we must point out that Castiglione did not limit his search for courtly models to his own time, but began with ancient figures of what he called courtliness. When Count Lewis of Canossa begins the first discourse...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 29–47.
Published: 01 March 1985
... to the climactic deflation of such types in DonJuan. Like Byron’s previous verse, too, it is centrally concerned with impaired or imperiled relationship, obviously and lightly with the Laura-Beppo-Count triangle at the heart of the narrative, more importantly with another composed of poet, poem...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (1): 47–78.
Published: 01 March 1994
.... Finding a master in the person of Count Almaviva, Figaro helps him to marry, thus creating a family into which he himself will be inte- grated. The concept of the family in the ancien regime included the servants, and the family in which a valet worked was considered his real one, for his raison...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (4): 399–426.
Published: 01 December 2003
... must use his vigilance, charm, and powers of accommodation to retain the favor of a capricious prince. He is also, as Count Ludovico coyly remarks in book 1, a thief in his art of imitation: “Even as in green meadows the bee flits about among the grasses robbing the flowers, so our Courtier must...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 404–416.
Published: 01 December 1950
... of the rosary and the beads used to count them, far from being novel at that time as Professor Manly supposed, can be traced as far back as the twelfth century, if not beyond. There were, however, some important changes in the form of the rosary, and at least two movements to propagate...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 116–120.
Published: 01 March 1968
.... Graham is the first to survey all figures of speech of the simile-metaphor type throughout A la recherche du temps Perdu. He has had the fortitude and the perseverance to count, classify, and tabulate all of this type except “faded” images. Stu- dents of Proust will profit greatly from reading...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 139–156.
Published: 01 June 1943
... by Suger, became an ally of the throne. But the next year the Count refused to accompany Louis on an expedition to subdue Poitiers, and soon there was war between the young king and the Count of Blois, this time lasting three years (1141-1 144). Then an alliance was made which became firmer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 110–112.
Published: 01 March 1949
... and handled many times without much variation, has lost its freshness-and he resorts to counting. In half-humorous, statistical fashion he counts good people and bad people in the Shakespearean drama. High-class people are 69 per cent good; middle-class, 72 per cent good; low-class. 67 per cent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 200–211.
Published: 01 June 1952
... Spanish and a few technical sur- vivals; and (4) ahout five words which have changed in both form and meaning (dinarada, ferz'da). Category C, also, includes some regional survivals and a few archaisms. It may be asked how the above data compare with those from counts in languages...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (4): 320–338.
Published: 01 December 1987
...Maurice Hunt Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 WORDS AND DEEDS IN ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL By MAURICEHUNT Were playgoers tojudge from the King of France’s recollection of the deceased Count...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 March 1949
... Grey, like Ahnung md Gr~/m7c9wt,is laid in, German lands, that T7ivian like Eichendorff’s hero Friedrich tiloves in aristocratic society from land to land (though not a count as Friedrich), and that Disraeli, strangely enough, uses the name of “Reckendorfi,” so reminiscent of “Eichendorff...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 June 1959
... in 1156 and crowned with him at Rome on August l, 1167 (d. 1184) ; that the “bon conte Tiebaut de Blois” mentioned in both poems must then refer to Count Thibaut V of Blois ( 1152-1191), son of Thibaut IV (1125-1152) ; that “Marie, fille Xi” refers to Marie, daughter of Louis VII and Eleanore...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 445–449.
Published: 01 December 1950
... direct forms from the root were counted, e.g., accumulation, accumulations, accumulate, accumulated, accumulating, would be counted.) Another test was made by choosing some twenty words that seemed to be used excessively by O’Connor. When they were counted in the text, the list reduced...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 21–33.
Published: 01 March 1946
..., And the earth lies still to hear How the rivers, gently murmuring, To the sea their tribute bear. . . . (John Oxenford, The Death of King Roderick.) Who had ever such adventure, Holy priest or virgin nun, As befell the Count Arnaldos...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 415–416.
Published: 01 September 2021
... by James F. English and Ted Underwood 2015 Inevitability . Edited by Ryan Vu and Sharif Youssef 2014 Lessons from the Past: The History of Academic English . Edited by Leigh Dale, Jennifer McDonell, and Marshall Brown 2013 What Counts as World Literature? Edited by Caroline Levine and B...