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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1947) 8 (3): 368–369.
Published: 01 September 1947
... syl i ania The Coizcept “Sn!lc” in ibeluncen Criticimi: The History of the Conception “Sap” iiz the Ni d/elungcit Criticism f roni Lachninrziz to Heztslcr. By ELIZABETITEDROP EOTT NING. Bethlehem, Pennsyl- vania : Times Publishing Co., 1944. Pp. 254. This dissertation was...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2016) 77 (4): 523–546.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Haifa Saud Alfaisal Abstract In 1902 Rūḥī al-Khālidī produced what may be the first modern work of comparative criticism in Arabic. In his History of the Science of Literature , Khālidī (1864–1913), a Palestinian polyglot, used the discourse of literary criticism to develop a modern understanding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 March 1949
... on the solid foundation of Henry Jnmes and the Expanding Horizon. JOSEPH B. HARRISON University of Waslziitgton Rage for Order: Essays in Criticism. By AUSTIN~VARREN. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1948. Pp. vii + 161. $3.00. Professor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1950) 11 (1): 108–109.
Published: 01 March 1950
... notes, to the many aspects of Renaissance thought, The Renaissance Philosophy of Ma% is a welcome tool for the use of the student of Renaissance literature. HERBERTWEISINCER Michigan State Colkge A Hidory of Hamlet Criticism, 1601-1821. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1950) 11 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 March 1950
... critical. The author tries to catch something of Yorick’s exuberance and insouciance, but he does not let this interfere with his sense of responsibility as a critic. The book has appeal for both the specialist and the lay reader. D. P. VIDYARTHY...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 492–497.
Published: 01 December 1950
...James C. O'Neill Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 PHILOSOPHY AND CRITICISM : BERGSON AND THIBAUDET By JAMES C. O’NEILL Until the entry of Professor Leo Spitzer into the lists of commen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1989) 50 (4): 375–392.
Published: 01 December 1989
...BRIAN ROSENBERG Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 HISTORICIZING THE NEW HISTORICISM UNDERSTANDING THE PAST IN CRITICISM AND FICTION By BRIANROSENBERG In certain respects the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1993) 54 (3): 371–391.
Published: 01 September 1993
...Michael Holquist Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 The Last European: Erich Auerbach as Precursor in the History of Cultural Criticism Michael Holquist In 1948 Renk Wellek and Austin Warren devoted many pages of their Theory of Literature to problems of literary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1996) 57 (1): 23–35.
Published: 01 March 1996
... a Diffrence Is There in Degree”: Aernilia Lanyer and the Aims of Feminist Criticism Lisa Schnell ne of the most dramatic changes to the Renaissance canon has 0been the inclusion of women, both as they are represented (or not represented) in work by male writers and, more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1963) 24 (1): 99–103.
Published: 01 March 1963
...Jeanne R. Monty Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 THE CRITICISM OF ROUSSEAU IN THE CORRESPONDANCE LITTERAIRE By JEANNE R. MONTY The quarrel between Rousseau and Grimm has long been kept alive by a flow of books and articles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1963) 24 (2): 211–213.
Published: 01 June 1963
... also includes an appendix on various minor characters, a substantial bibliography, and an index of proper names and topics. JOHN M. STEADMAN Hunting ton Library O’Neill and His Plays: Four Decades of Criticism. Edited by OSCARCARCILL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 194.
Published: 01 June 1982
...” (p. xiv). Justus calls this approach “a premise” (p. xiii), but it also does not offer very much new about Warren. Besides the previous helpful criticisms, another deterrent to great origi- nality is Warren’s tendency frequently to interpret himself, to state his own meanings, to become...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1983) 44 (3): 327–330.
Published: 01 September 1983
...,” “distantia- tion,” “totalizing.” Fleishman writes best of “the language of self-writing” when he frees his own language from that of‘ the critical theorists he seri- oiisly questions but feels bound to acknowledge. H. BLK:KI.E:Y Hnivnrd...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1985) 46 (2): 191–201.
Published: 01 June 1985
... Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1984. xi + 226 pp. $19.95. AUTOBIOGRAPHY AND LITERARY CRITICISMI By ROBERTBELL When critics first began examining autobiographies, they were less likely to view them as works of art than as records of personal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1985) 46 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 1985
... the expense of human community” (pp. 120-21) marks him as a critic unusually attunecl to Words- worth’s own sentiments. But as the readings accumulate they paradoxically lose force; these are topics and works familial- to Wordsworthians, and the incremental gain over previous criticism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1986) 47 (4): 422–432.
Published: 01 December 1986
... Angeles, London: University o f California Press, 1986. x + 374 pp. $24.95. POLITICS IN CONTEMPORARY WOOLF CRITICISM * By JAMES GINDIN The problem with the proliferation of academic books about Virginia Woolf is that they feed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 177–183.
Published: 01 June 1943
...Vernon Hall, Jr. © 1943 University of Washington 1943 DECORUM IN ITALIAN RENAISSANCE LITERARY CRITICISM By VERNONHALL, JR. In the Renaissance, the writers of literary criticism did not attempt to separate their social...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 236–238.
Published: 01 June 1943
...- ened interest in a work which-whatever one may think of its romantic weaknesses-is of undoubted value as a monument of liter- ary history. ARNOLDC. ROWBOTHAM University .of California Ma.upassant Criticism in France, 1880-1940. lYith an Enquiry into...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1989) 50 (1): 66–69.
Published: 01 March 1989
.... EDGARSCHELL Universily of California, Inline Verbal Imagination: Coleridge and the Language of Modern Criticism. By A. C. GOODSON.New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. xix + 236 pp. $29.95. This book has ambitions that are barely hinted at in its title. Besides...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1941) 2 (4): 662–664.
Published: 01 December 1941
.... HERBERTMERI~T Stanford University The Imaginary Voyage in Prose Fiction: A History of Its Criticism and a Guide for Its Study, with an Annotated Check List of 215 Imaginary Voyages from 1700 to 1800. By PHILIPBAB- COCK GOVE. (Columbia University Studies in English and Com...