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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (4): 497–505.
Published: 01 December 1965
...Sidney R. Homan, Jr. Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 DOCTOR FAUSTUS, DEKKERS OLD FORTUNATUS, AND THE MORALITY PLAYS By SIDNEYR. HOMAN,JR. Lately there has been considerable interest in the ties between...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (2): 173–186.
Published: 01 June 1988
..., is under attack by “humanists”; literary criticism has become not only politicized, but politicized against the values of liberal humanism. George Dekker’s Amerjcan Historical Romance and Robert Shulman’s Social Criticism and Nineteenth-Century Amer- ican Fictions are symptomatic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (4): 418–420.
Published: 01 December 1978
...L. J. SWINGLE DEKKER GEORGE. New York: Harper & Row, Barnes & Noble Critical Study, 1978. 270 pp. $18.50. Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 4 18 REVIEWS plexity (or lack of it), one’s spontaneous reactions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 227–238.
Published: 01 September 1952
... Webster. London Printed by E.A. for Thomas Archer, and are to be solde at his shop at the Popes-head Pallace, nere the Royal1 Exchange. 1607. ZChettle, Dekker, Heywood, Smith, and Webster were paid a total of eight pounds on October 15 and 21, 1602, for “a playe called Ladey Jane...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 1942
... with storms, shipwrecks, and slavery on the galleys, more than justify Dekker’s summing up of the seaman as “hee that dearest earnes his bread.” Elizabethans did not ignore the seamy side of a sailor’s life, but they preferred to let their eyes rest on the pomp of ships crowding the harbor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 191–195.
Published: 01 June 1972
... unity of Webster’s outlook, “so little understood in our time” (p. 254). The opening summary of biographical data is so superficial that it even ignores the scholarly debate about when the dramatist died. Nor does Murray pause over the early works: the collaborations with Dekker...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 436–441.
Published: 01 December 1986
... of exclusive class barriers was already finding expression in the theater while almost no dramatist went so far as to acknowledge the complete invalidity of such barriers. In Westward Ho, for instance, Dekker and Webster show citizens, gallants, and wives to be united by their common tendency...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 149–154.
Published: 01 June 1944
... calls it the “Most sacred vertue” because it is the expression of the power of God, a power which He lends to His princes on earth. 12 FQ, IV.Pro1.4.6-9. 13 Camden, Zoc. cit.; FQ, I.v. lines 1-4. 1* Camden, op. cit., p. 661. See also Chamberlain, of. cit., I, 189, and Thomas Dekker...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 123–155.
Published: 01 June 2012
... uncertain contradictions by embracing Cooper’s own. His works “do not read consistently through to closure because they cannot,” Rans argues, because Cooper has deliberately 2 George Sand, “Fenimore Cooper,” excerpted in Fenimore Cooper: The Critical Heritage, ed. George Dekker and John P...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 242–243.
Published: 01 June 1943
... the dramatists use the word ‘copy’ in several senses it constitutes a veritable trap for the commentator.” So when “In Beaumont and Fletcher’s The Knight ,of the Burning Pestle, a character boasts, ‘I am a Londoner, . . . Free by my Copy,’ ” and when “Dekker puns on the same idea...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 March 1947
... with his great awareness knew what was going on and was normally influenced by new ideas. He kept the essential quality of Spenser and Sidney and stood up better against the new ideas than did Dekker or even Heywood. Shakespeare, it seems, lived through his career and took up into himself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 March 1947
... awareness knew what was going on and was normally influenced by new ideas. He kept the essential quality of Spenser and Sidney and stood up better against the new ideas than did Dekker or even Heywood. Shakespeare, it seems, lived through his career and took up into himself such new ideas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (1): 75–76.
Published: 01 March 1958
...; (2) themes equally traditional but handled in ways which were melancholic and satiric (p. 119). Much of the popular brand was written by Henslowe’s journeymen-poets. Dekker and Thomas Heywood fit in here too. In the tradi- tional and popular quality of their art, in the warm sympathy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2024) 85 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2024
... outside London. The second half of the chapter focuses on the representation of livery in a number of Elizabethan and Jacobean plays, including William Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice and Thomas Dekker’s Shoemakers’ Holiday , ultimately showing how these plays both promulgated and problematized...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 277–278.
Published: 01 September 1958
..., Riverside Editions A 13, 1957. Pp. xxiv + 517. $1.15. ENGLISH Allen, Don Cameron (editor). Studies in Honor of T. W. Baldwin. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1958. Pp. 276. $5.00. Bowers, Fredson (editor). Dramatic Works of Thomas Dekker. Vol. I11...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 197–198.
Published: 01 June 1959
... of authors, from Addison, Beaumont, cabell, and 197 198 Reviews Dekker, down to Shelley, Whitman, and Yeats ; and he makes use of the findings of more than two-score editors, critics, and bibliographers, from Alexander, Bearne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 198–199.
Published: 01 June 1959
...Alan D. McKillop Jean H. Hagstrum. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1958. Pp. xxii + 337. 32 plates. $7.50. Copyright © 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 198 Reviews Dekker, down to Shelley, Whitman, and Yeats ; and he makes use of the findings...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (2): 156–157.
Published: 01 June 1957
... could insert a superfluous B in order to make nonsense”; on the contrary, rother assumes only memorial failure, or a “meaning mistake” contrary to the evidence of the handwriting, purely on compositorial assumption, like “Fine clad” for “Ime glad” in Dekker’s Match Me in London. So...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 180–188.
Published: 01 June 1950
..., Dekker gave sympathetic treatment to the difficulties of Orleans, a professedly plain soldier, in love. When his rival for the hand of Agripyne makes the conventional slighting remark, “Me 26 Farewell, p. 5. 27 “Sappho Duke of Mantona,” Farewell, p. 23. 28 Zbid., p. 22. Cf...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 470–472.
Published: 01 December 1953
... of Thomas Dekker. Vol. I. Cam- bridge: At the University Press, 1953. Pp. xviii + 469. $7.00. Brown, Wallace Cable. Charles Churchill, Poet, Rake, and Rebel. Lawrence : University of Kansas Press, 1953. Pp. 240. $4.00. Doran, Madeline. Endeavors of Art: A Study of Form in Elizabethan Drama...