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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 March 1963
...Lester G. Crocker Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 A NEW INTERPRETATION OF THE, EIGHTEENTH CENTURY By LESTERG. CROCKER Once every few years a work of scholarship appears which is sig- nificant and creative. Robert Mauzi’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 274–280.
Published: 01 September 1963
...Lester G. Crocker Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 DIDEROT AND THE ENCYCLOPl?DIE By LESTERG. CROCKER Jacques Proust’s study of Diderot and the Encyclopkdiel is a valu- able though at times debatable contribution to an aspect...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 381–386.
Published: 01 December 1954
...Lester G. Crocker Aram Vartanian. Princeton: Princeton University History of Ideas Series, No. 6, 1953. Pp. vi + 336. $6.00. © 1954 University of Washington 1954 Hewy Hatfield 381 recent German history as well. Luther’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 283–284.
Published: 01 September 1955
...Lester G. Crocker Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 Georges May. New Haven: Yale University Press; Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, Institut d'Etudes françaises de Yale University, 1954. Pp. viii + 245. 900 fr. Lester G. Crocker...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (2): 184–187.
Published: 01 June 1955
...J. Robert Loy Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 Lester G. Crocker. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Studies in Romance Languages and Literatures, Extra Volume XXVII, 1952. Pp. viii + 127. $2.50. 184 Reviews will replace many of the old...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 322–324.
Published: 01 September 1953
...Otis E. Fellows Lester G. Crocker. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1952. Pp. ix + 127. $2.50. Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 322 Reviews stantiate his assertions on Diderot’s readings, Professor Niklaus occasionally refers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 110–115.
Published: 01 March 1964
...Paul H. Meyer Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 A BATTLE AGAINST UTILITARIANISM By PAULH. MEYER Lester G. Crocker’s Nature and Culture: Ethical Thought in the French Enlightenment1 is the second and concluding volume...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (3): 385–388.
Published: 01 September 1970
...Paul M. Spurlin G. Crocker Lester Cleveland: Case Western Reserve University Press, 1968. xi + 198 pp. $6.95. Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 JAMES DOOLII’TLE 385 being and looking like an appendage. In treatment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 June 1960
...Paul H. Meyer Lester G. Crocker. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, Goucher College Series, 1959. Pp. xx + 496. $7.50. Copyright © 1960 by Duke University Press 1960 182 Reviews in 1578. The Amours d‘Eurymedon would, for M. Desonay, correspond to a love...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 324–325.
Published: 01 September 1953
..., and the outside reality which occasions that beauty; (3) whether the artist is an imitator or creator of beauty; (4) Diderot’s con- ception of the imagination; (5) Diderot’s ideas on the artist and his public. Mr. Crocker answers these questions at length and concludes that Diderot, after much...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (2): 181–184.
Published: 01 June 1955
.... By LESTERG. CROCKER.Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins Studies in Romance Languages and Literatures, Extra Volume XXVII, 1952. Pp. viii + 127. $2.50. Mr. Crocker has done, finally, what has needed doing for some time. He has written a book, and a good one, on the life of Diderot...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 319–322.
Published: 01 September 1953
... Diderot Studies: Ethics and Esfhetics. By LESTERG. CROCKER.Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins Press, 1952. Pp. ix + 127. $2.50. Professor Crocker’s most recent contribution in the field of the history of ideas, and of Diderot’s ideas in particular, is concerned with an evaluation of two...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (2): 184–185.
Published: 01 June 1960
... impetus to the inoral conscience of man, supplying him with new and powerful arguments to combat some of the most inveterate evils, such as slavery and torture, that had plagued humanity in spite of many centuries of religiously inspired morality? If Lester Crocker expands his study...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (2): 179–182.
Published: 01 June 1960
... of eighteenth-century French literature published in a number of years, partly for the reason that it is controversial and likely to serve as a topic for discussion among students in the field for a long time to come. For Lester Crocker, chairman of the Depart- ment of Modern Languages at Goucher...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (3): 388–391.
Published: 01 September 1970
... of the Enlighten- ment, and the ways in which he differed from many of the philosophes. This book is judicious, logically presented, soundly reasoned, and con- vincing. Crocker is fair and prudent in his statements, circumspect in what he has to say on the subject of Kousseau’s influence...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 204–208.
Published: 01 June 1980
... Zeit- und Grundbegriffe in der Poetik”; Wolfgang Rothe, “ ‘Gedichtemacheleien’: Zur Lyrik Robert Walsers”; Humphrey Milnes, “Hermann Boeschenstein”; “Tabula gratulatoria.” Bingham, Alfred J., and Virgil W. Topazio (editors). Enlightenment Studies in Honour of Lester G. Crocker...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 282–283.
Published: 01 September 1955
..., and Sappho’s hymn to Aphrodite, which faithfully retains in this Lester G. Crocker 283 English version its original subtle mingling of dignified restraint and passionate prayerful yearning. In the Jiidin, the aphoristic passages are especially...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 134–136.
Published: 01 March 1953
... Chenier to Pierre Em- manuel: An Anthology with Introduction and Notes. London: Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1952. Pp. xcvii + 247. 16s. 6d. Crocker, Lester G. Two Diderot Studies : Ethics and Esthetics. Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins Studies in Romance Languages and Literatures, Extra Vol...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 386–388.
Published: 01 December 1954
...- lightenment, and written a study of enduring value. LESTERG. CROCKER Goucher Collcgc BOOKS RECEIVED AMERICAN Knight, Grant C. The Strenuous Age in American Literature. Chapel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 222–224.
Published: 01 June 1963
.... 189. 10 Fr. Crocker, Lester G. Nature and Culture: Ethical Thought in the French En- lightenment. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1963. Pp. xx + 540. $7.95. Delay, Jean (translated and abridged by June Guicharnaud). The Youth of AndrC Gide. Chicago: University of Chicago Press...