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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 479–480.
Published: 01 September 1942
... Davies. Reproduced in Facsimile, with an Introduction and Notes by CLAREHOWARD. New York : Colum- bia University Press, 1941. Pp. x + 250. $3.00. Sir John Davies, along with Chapman, Ralegh, and Donne, was an exemplar of the “new” poetry of the 1590’s-a poetry character- ized...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (3): 332–350.
Published: 01 September 1966
... sense that we have been here before, when Pyrocles exclaims: ‘Sidney’s Arcadia. WALTERR. DAVIS,A Map of Arcadia: Sidney’s Romance in Its Tra- dition; RICHARDA. LANHAM,The OZd Arcadia. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Yale Studies in English, Vol. 158, 1@65. 417 pp. $10.00...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 288–290.
Published: 01 June 2017
... theoretical reflections on “everyday life” will benefit those seeking to develop a better understanding of how art mediates larger world-historical forces. Davis’s readings of visual artists and filmmakers are particularly deft, and one of his book’s prime virtues is its ability to describe a cultural...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 356–358.
Published: 01 September 1968
...Jonas A. Barish Joe Lee Davis. Detroit: ayne State University Press, 1967. 252 pp. $8.95. Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 356 REVIEWS Although this tightly knit book cannot be summarized either accurately...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (3): 295–297.
Published: 01 September 1984
...Boyd M. Berry Stevie Davies. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1983. 248 pp. $21.00. Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 HOYI) M. BERRY 295 ing to find no mention at all of’ Walter Ong, our best analyst of Kamisni...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (1): 77–89.
Published: 01 March 1993
... Historicity of Psychoanalysis 85 More than anything, at least for the present, we need to collect specific examples, like the famous case of the two Martin Guerres, reexamined in Natalie Zemon Davis’s study, which Stephen Greenblatt uses to discredit psychoanalysis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 266–267.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Horace G. Rahskopf The Effect of Stress Upon Quantity in Dissyllables . By Norman E. Eliason and Roland C. Davis Bloomington: Indiana University Publications, Science Series, No. 8, 1939. Pp. 56. $1.00 Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 266...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 118–120.
Published: 01 March 1949
...R. W. Babcock Herbert Davis. New York: Macmillan Company, 1947. Pp. ix + 109. $2.00. Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 118 Reviews page; under “Whitney, Lois” is given the title of her book, but under “Lovejoy, A. 0.” no titles are listed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (3): 327–361.
Published: 01 September 1995
...Simone Weil Davis Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Shone Weil Davis is a doctoral student at the University of California, Berkeley. Her dissertation is titled “Advertising and Identity in American Commodity Culture, 192o–1932.” Articles on the 1986 rededication...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (2): 162–173.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Walter R. Davis Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 THE IMAGERY OF BACON’S LATE WORK By WALTERR. DAVIS In a recent article suggesting, among other things, that Bacon’s program for the advancement of learning might have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (1): 87–89.
Published: 01 March 2023
... in book history, exemplified in well-known work by Natalie Zemon Davis, Jerome McGann, and D. F. McKenzie. Greteman also discusses theoretical interventions, most notably actor-network theory, that can give scholars a way of thinking about the work of a network. In a short conclusion he addresses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 358–360.
Published: 01 September 1968
... out by the masses of plot summary, Davis does not squarely face the problem of identifying continuities and assessing originality. He tends to reduce pat- terns of influence to random borrowings, echoes, and parallels. Or he dis- penses with them entirely. Randolph’s The Mused Looking-Glass...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2006
...) or Nat- alie Zemon Davis’s Fiction in the Archives (1987), opened up a rich con- versation about form that cut across disciplinary boundaries. Yet these critics seemed less interested in genre per se. White focuses either on the tropes of narrative or on Northrop Frye’s archetypal modes of story...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 201–224.
Published: 01 June 2021
... simulation. These critics have differed some in the way they locate and explain the change. For Lennard J. Davis ( 1983 ), who with Factual Fictions: The Origins of the English Novel became the first to posit fictionality as a key element in the genre’s rise, the explanation lies in what he calls...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 3–8.
Published: 01 March 1957
... to the South Seas in the U.S. Ship Vincevtnes (New York, 1831). It is possible that another book by Stewart, Journal of a Residence in the Sandmkh Islands (New York and London, 1828; 5th edition, revised and enlarged, Boston, 1839), although listed neither by Charles R. Andersong nor Davis, would...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 390–402.
Published: 01 December 1979
...Cynthia A. Davis Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 UNFOLDING FORM NARRATIVE APPROACH AND THEME IN THE REALMS OF GOLD By CYNTHIAA. DAVIS Halfway into Margaret Drabble’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 32–36.
Published: 01 March 1961
...Walter R. Davis Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 A NOTE ON ACCENT AND QUANTITY IN A BOOKE OF AYRES By WALTERR. DAVIS Each time Campion’s “Turne backe you wanton flyer” (A Booke of Ayres, Part I, vii) has been edited...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 169–192.
Published: 01 June 2020
... (Dic Aberdaron), and David Thomas (Dafydd Ddu Eryri), and his familiarity with the intricacies of Iolo Morganwg’s mythology, coupled with fleeting references in Iolo’s published correspondence, suggests that the two knew each other and each other’s work (Davies 1959 ; Llwyd 1804b , 1:6n, 142n; Iolo...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 244–254.
Published: 01 September 1958
...Harold E. Davis Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 CONRAD’S REVISIONS OF THE SECRET AGENT A STUDY IN LITERARY IMPRESSIONISM By HAROLDE. DAVIS In his book Romance and Tragedy in Joseph Conrad, Walter F. Wright compares at some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 98–101.
Published: 01 March 1953
...Richard J. Browne; M. C. Davis Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 GOETHE AND THE YO-YO By RICHARDJ. BROWNEand M. C. DAVIS Concerning the composition of the Venexianische Epigramme, Goethe once made the remark: “Es sind dieses Fruchte, die...