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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 194–196.
Published: 01 June 1977
... cant, Hume’s book has earned a welcome. ERICROTHSTEIN University (fIVisconsin Defoe and the Novel. By EVEREIT ZIMMERMAN.Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1975. xi + 190 pp. $8.75. When...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1984) 45 (2): 199–202.
Published: 01 June 1984
... Huntington Library, which has (as usual) published an attractive and richly illustrated book at a price that will not impoverish the buyer. E DU’A K I) PL(: H TE K Concordin Unizrmity Defoe and the Idea cfFiction, 1713-1719. By GEOFFREYM...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1983) 44 (4): 410–418.
Published: 01 December 1983
...Manuel Schonhorn Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 Maximillian E. Novak. Realism, Myth, and History in Defoe's Fiction. Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1983. xvi + 181 pp. $17.95. TWO OTHER DEFOE VOICES By MANUELSCHONHORN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1987) 48 (3): 224–241.
Published: 01 September 1987
...Raymond Stephanson © 1989 University of Washington 1987 THE PLAGUE NARRATIVES OF DEFOE AND CAMUS ILLNESS AS METAPHOR By RAYMOND STEPHANSON In her essay Illness as Metaphor, Susan Sontag writes: Any important...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1960) 21 (4): 373–375.
Published: 01 December 1960
.... J. A. BRYANT,JR. Duke University The Rise of the Novel: Studies in Defoe, Richardson, and Fielding. By IAN WATT.Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1959. Pp. 319. $1.95. This paperback edition of a book first published in England in 1957 will find...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1966) 27 (2): 224–226.
Published: 01 June 1966
... Walther’s complete works with a more mean- ingful number system than that developed by Lachmann nearly a century and a half ago. GEORGEF. JONES University of Maryland Defoe 6. Spiritual Autobiography. By G. A. STARR.Princeton: Princeton...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1967) 28 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1967
... leads Donovan into overstate- ment. His chapter on Moll Flanders exaggerates the consistency and control of Defoe’s irony, lvhile his treatment of I’cr11zcIn-altlioiigh it is refreshingly free of the standard argument concerning Pamela’s “morality”-iiiakes clainis for Richardson’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1972) 33 (4): 456–459.
Published: 01 December 1972
... excellent analyses of this book. BLAKELEE SPAHR University of Caltfornia, Berkeley Cf. “Weltbild und Dichtung im deutschen Barock.” Aus der Welt des Earock (Stuttgart, 1957), pp. 1-35. Defoe and Casuistry. By G. A...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 September 1948
.... EDWARDS. LE COMTE Columbia: University MY.Review: Daniel Dejoe as Author of “The Review.” By WILLIAM LYTTONPAYNE. New York: King’s Crown Press, 1947. Pp. 147. $2.25. In a fresh and lively as well as systematic and scholarly work Dr. Payne presents the public face of Defoe as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1980) 41 (3): 287–291.
Published: 01 September 1980
...Manuel Schonhorn Paul K. Alkon. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1979. 276 pp. $19.00. Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 REVIEWS Defoe and Fictional Time. By PAULK. ALKON.Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1979. 276 pp. $19.00. Paul Alkon concludes his modest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1995) 56 (1): 31–53.
Published: 01 March 1995
... anthology titled The Cultures of Early English Nationalism . His essay “Nationalisms in a Global Economy” is forthcoming in International Cultural Studies , edited by Richard Dienst and Henry Schwarz. Nationalism and Geoculture in Defoe’s History of Writing Joel Reed In An Essay Upon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1950) 11 (2): 249.
Published: 01 June 1950
...Oscar Sherwin L. Payne William. New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. x + 144. $4.00. Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 Oscar Sherwin 249 Index to Defoe’s Review. By WILLIAML. PAYNE.New York: Columbia Uni- versity Press, 1948. Pp. x + 144...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1966) 27 (4): 402–417.
Published: 01 December 1966
...Maximillian E. Novak Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 DEFOE’S SHORTEST WAY WITH THE DISSENTERS HOAX, PARODY, PARADOX, FICTION, IRONY, AND SATIRE By MAXIMILLIANE. NOVAK Defoe’s famous pamphlet, The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 512–513.
Published: 01 December 1943
.... 75 cents. This monograph is an addendum to Professor Moore’s larger work, Defoe in the Pillory and Other Studies (1939). In summariz- ing the earlier work, Professor Ernest Bernbaum said concerning the discussion of Robert Drury’s Journal, “More detailed accounts of the sources and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2017) 78 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2017
... that is constitutively informed by an awareness of debt, debit, and credit. That profane mode of thought later finds more enthusiastic expression in the early English novels of Daniel Defoe and others, but it begins to take shape in Milton, who derives it from none other than religious sources such as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 286–291.
Published: 01 September 1951
... Defoe’s wide reading and use of travel narratives-notably those relating the adventures of Alexander Selkirk, Robert Knox, and William Dampier. The sources therein examined do not explain altogether two interesting features of Defoe’s story : the man Friday and the location of Crusoe’s island...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1958) 19 (4): 343–351.
Published: 01 December 1958
... author of Duncan Campbell, commonly ac- cepted as Defoe, cribbed all his factual information about Lapland from the pertinent chapters of the 1704 edition of Schefferus’ History.’ Johannes Schefferus himself never set foot in Lapland, amazing as this may appear in the light of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2016) 77 (4): 595–597.
Published: 01 December 2016
... historical. In fact, a more accurate subtitle might replace the term poetics , which presumes a transhistorical mode of inquiry, with the term literary history . Miller’s book seems anything but transhistorical, following a familiar chronological progression from John Milton to Daniel Defoe to Samuel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 513–514.
Published: 01 December 1943
... Geographus and remoter printed works on which it in turn was based, especially that of the French writer Flacourt to whom Defoe was indebted for a map. Professor Moore repeats, with some reinforcement, the idea that the Madagascar captivity of “Robert Drury” is but another Robinson Crusoe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 510–512.
Published: 01 December 1943
... : Indiana University Publications, Humani- ties Series, No. 9, 1943. Pp. 87. 75 cents. This monograph is an addendum to Professor Moore’s larger work, Defoe in the Pillory and Other Studies (1939). In summariz- ing the earlier work, Professor Ernest Bernbaum said concerning the discussion...