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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (1990) 51 (4): 559–562.
Published: 01 December 1990
...- 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 Jersey...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (1950) 11 (4): 501–502.
Published: 01 December 1950
... as a 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 (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 (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (2): 225–246.
Published: 01 June 2015
... vote but Bush won the presidency after a controversial 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...
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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 (2010) 71 (2): 107–127.
Published: 01 June 2010
... in a 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. From Lyric to Epic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (3): 261–271.
Published: 01 September 1975
... 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 393–399.
Published: 01 September 1940
... 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 down by artificial...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (3): 239–260.
Published: 01 September 1975
... 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 regarding provincial playing there. On June 21, 1551, during...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 preserve...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 455–464.
Published: 01 December 1943
... 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 Classical Narrative Drama of thc...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 417–418.
Published: 01 September 1940
... is 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 (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 (1940) 1 (1): 63–78.
Published: 01 March 1940
... the Glass, a Youth, who seem’d Repleat with all those Graces, which have grac’d Great Courts, or greater Love has e’er esteem’d. 27. Such seem’d this Amorous Youth, who soon withdrew His Looks, and shut the Casement hastily, As if he only watch’d to scape from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (3): 209–226.
Published: 01 September 1989
.... The Trojans in many ways resemble the English aristocracy, or at least that part of it closely associated with the court. Part of the national mythol- ogy was that ancient Britain had been civilized by a Trojan, Brutus, and many noble families, particularly those with Welsh ancestry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 20–32.
Published: 01 March 1969
... of the features of numerical compo- sition in the Petitcreiu episode.8 All three parts are marked by boldface capitals in Ranke’s edition. In Part I, Tristan sees the marvelous dog at Gilan’s court; in Part 11, he acquires the dog; and in Part 111, Isolde gets Petitcreiu. Part I can in turn...