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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 501–502.
Published: 01 December 1950
... cultural entity had been removed from the English scene in his time. Crashaw, as T. S. Eliot has observed, was pri- marily a European ; Habington was primarily an English country gentleman. MICHAELF. MOLONEY Marquette University The Court...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2012) 73 (1): 69–94.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Matt Eatough Bowen’s Court has most commonly been confronted through methodological paradigms stressing its affinity to traditional Irish generic and historiographical conventions. In contrast, this essay reassesses Anglo-Ireland’s contribution to early twentieth-century literature by rereading...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1990) 51 (2): 144–166.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Janet Marion Martin Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 CICERO’S JOKES AT THE COURT OF HENRY I1 OF ENGLAND ROMAN HUMOR AND THE PRINCELY IDEAL By JANET MARION MARTIN The Saturnalia, by the fifth-century Roman...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1990) 51 (4): 559–562.
Published: 01 December 1990
... alle- gory, but she has not exploited her Augustinian paradigm as fully as she might. LAWRENCEM. CLOPPER Indian a Universi ty Court and Country Politics in the Plays of Beaumont and Fletcher. By Philip J. Finkelpearl. Princeton, New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1964) 25 (4): 494–496.
Published: 01 December 1964
...- tioned one, since he occasionally uses the latter term out of chronological context. But these are the risks of thoroughness, and they are worth running. GLAUCOCAMRON Rutgers Uniuersity Music and Poetry in the Early Tudor Court. By JOHN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1970) 31 (2): 250–252.
Published: 01 June 1970
.... VICTORE. GRAHAM University of Toronto The Court Comedies of John Lyly: A Study in Allegorical l)ramatu.rgy. By PETERSACCIO. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1969.vii + 233 pp. $6.95. Peter Saccio states that the object of his work is “to find out how the plays operate as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2015) 76 (2): 225–246.
Published: 01 June 2015
... US Supreme Court decision ended the recount of votes cast in Florida. Instead of being predicated on the resolution of a future conflict, utopia is based on the possibility that the universe in fact split in two in the year 2000, and utopia is located along the other time line. The narrative of this...
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Published: 01 September 2015
Figure 1. Langston Hughes and Cedric Dover at Fisk University, November 1947. Courtesy of the Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University Figure 1. Langston Hughes and Cedric Dover at Fisk University, November 1947. Courtesy of the Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, E... More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2010) 71 (2): 107–127.
Published: 01 June 2010
... pointless epic adventure. At the same time, Du Bellay taunts Ronsard for being a poet in favor with the French court and thus one whose own aventure was an official success. Du Bellay's agon with Ronsard carves out, in effect, areas of empire-undermining and empire-glorifying epic. University of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2013) 74 (4): 517–540.
Published: 01 December 2013
...-collar workers, the essay tracks themes and formalizations of both labor and management as they continue in Ashbery’s highly experimental second book, The Tennis Court Oath (1962). In this book the standpoint of the earlier poem gives way to an explosion of shifting voices as Ashbery’s distinctive use of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1975) 36 (3): 261–271.
Published: 01 September 1975
...- tribute to or detract from the essential unity of the work? Modern criti- cism has come to feel that they can in fact be integrated into the over-all unity of the novel. Thus it is not difficult to see how the initial lengthy description of the court of Henri I1 serves to prepare the scene for...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 417–418.
Published: 01 September 1940
... surprised to come upon an occasional collo- quialism in text or footnote. The book is in two parts, each with an introduction, the first part covering the life of Benserade, the early years, the Court Poet, the Academician, the last years; the second part presenting a de- tailed treatment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1942) 3 (4): 595–601.
Published: 01 December 1942
... as familiar as that of an old friend’s; and when I read The Great Favourite authentic accents fell on my ears. Here, in a court troubled by great intrigue and matters of state, love com- mands central attention, inamorato’s sighs and moans filling the air and chaste beauty crying aloud to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1957) 18 (4): 340–341.
Published: 01 December 1957
..., indicates the greater scope of her study of the “Lady.” The body of the treatise consists of eight chapters entitled respectively: ( 1 ) “Introduction” ; (2) “Women in the Scheme of Things” ; (3) “Training” ; (4) “Studies”; (5) “Vocation”; (6) “Love and Beauty”; (7) “The Lady at Court...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 393–399.
Published: 01 September 1940
... of Aristotle’s Corrective Justice, but Spenser had no need to go to Aristotle to find the principle-the Court of Chancery had for its main purpose the correcting of justice and the applica- tion of the principles of equity. About the 14th century, when the common law became so tied...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 380–381.
Published: 01 September 1970
... opportunity for detailed readings of particular poems. The result is often a local thinness and an over-all lack of focus. The second essay searches out parallels between Carew’s mannerism and the cavalier world of decorative grace and ornate spectacle. As a poet of the court, Carew associates...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1949) 10 (4): 508–511.
Published: 01 December 1949
... polies.8 That Frederick completely misunderstood the true character of the German literature developing under his very eyes need scarcely be mentioned.’ From other sources we learn the same story regarding the status of the German language at the court. Voltaire writes shortly after...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 375–377.
Published: 01 September 1970
... instead of copious style, melancholy instead of ebullience, satire, epigram, essay re- placing romance and pamphlet-has often been associated with the Inns of Court where many of the practitioners of the new forms lived in the crucial years 1595-1605, for example, Donne and Davies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1975) 36 (3): 239–260.
Published: 01 September 1975
... details this view in an elaborate, learned, and lengthy treatment (pp. 77-101). JOHN C. COLDEWEY 24 1 of governmental attempts to regulate drama in Essex, but such evidence serves only to emphasize the profound silence of Elizabeth’s secular courts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 455–464.
Published: 01 December 1943
... lost plays, principally those drawn from classical narrative sources and produced at court by the child actors of Windsor Chapel and of the ~~ 1The general line of cleavage was noted by J. P. Collier, in English Dramatic Poetry (1879), 11, 410. 2 The Wars of Cyrus: An Early...