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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 429–434.
Published: 01 December 1944
...John S. Diekhoff Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 EVE, THE DEVIL, AND AREOPAGITICA By JOHN S. DIEKHOFF In Book IX of Paradise Lost, in the argument with Adam that leads to the separation of Adam and Eve and hence to the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1990) 51 (4): 513–534.
Published: 01 December 1990
... OF (NOT) KEEPING IN STEP READING THE CONSUMER MOBOCRACY OF POE’S “THE DEVIL IN THE BELFRY” AGAINST PEACOCK By KATRINA E. BACHINGER Everybody agrees and nobody agrees on what is attacked when the dashing little dandy in Edgar Allan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1958) 19 (4): 352–353.
Published: 01 December 1958
... by Duke University Press 1958 REVIEWS The Sources of “The White Devil.” By GUNNARBOKLUND. Uppsala: A.-B. Lundequistska Bokhandeln ; Copenhagen : Ejnar Munksgaard ; Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, English Institute Uppsala University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1960) 21 (4): 321–335.
Published: 01 December 1960
...John M. Steadman Copyright © 1960 by Duke University Press 1960 ARCHANGEL TO DEVIL THE BACKGROUND OF SATAN’S METAMORPHOSIS By JOHN M. STEADMAN To many critics, Milton’s “transformation scene”-the metamorpho- sis of the evil angels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2017) 78 (3): 421–441.
Published: 01 September 2017
... a habitation of devils. Milton’s point-by-point response to the antimodel of Waller’s poem reveals specific topicality and political engagement in the motifs of Paradise Lost : in this sense, Milton is a poet of the restoration he opposes. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1958) 19 (4): 331–336.
Published: 01 December 1958
..., the devil repre- sents Brown’s darker, doubting side, which eventually believes that evil is the nature of mankind. The symbolic movement of the forest scenes is from the bosom of Faith to the loss of faith, which involves despair, from the village of belief to the depths of the forest of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1961) 22 (4): 367–376.
Published: 01 December 1961
... Nevill Coghill, The Poet Chaucer (London, 1949), p. 162. 3 Earle Birney in an extensive and quite comprehensive article (“After His Yntage-The Central Ironies of the Friar‘s Tale,” Mediaeval Studies, XXI 119591, 17-35) devoted his attention to the story of the yeoman-devil and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1956) 17 (1): 39–42.
Published: 01 March 1956
... devil who addresses him 1 Arthur G. Kennedy, The Pronoun of Address in English Literature of the Thirteenth Century, Stanford University Publications, University Serics ( 191 5) ; Russell Oshorne Stidston, The Use of Ye in the Function of Thou, Stanford University Publications, University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 191–195.
Published: 01 June 1972
...?” (p. 8). Hut it is the second of these that claims the au- 192 KEVIEWS thor’s primary attention; accordingly, he devotes most of his pages to detailed readings of The White Devil, The Duchess of Ma&, The Devil’s Law Case, A Cure for a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1948) 9 (4): 412–414.
Published: 01 December 1948
... miracle-morality play of Mary Mugdalene (ca. 1480-1520) has apparently not been pointed out.2 In Part I, Scene 7, of this play, Satan enters, announcing his inten- tion to ruin man for gaining what Lucifer had lost.s Next, like Mil- ton’s devil, he calls a council of his knights to plot...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1959) 20 (4): 307–314.
Published: 01 December 1959
... the religion of love, the “God of Love,” is fought by a “devil of hate.”lo In Welded this devil is in both husband and wife, splitting each into a dual personality and causing each, at the end of the first act, to fly from love, from each other. O’Neill describes Michael Cape’s dualism at...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 355–371.
Published: 01 December 1973
... being. For as personages who already perceive their ends, Juliana, Affricanus, Eleusius, the Emperor, and the devil perform roles that require only the ritual fulfillment of a known teleology-the triumph of Christian right over satanic wrong. Frequently denounced as unbelievable, the action...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 473–494.
Published: 01 December 1943
... & kelpies I’ve a store. And some shall squeak & some shall roar, At Teviot’s mount, by pale blue light, When Devilish tales e’en Devils fright. I’ll sing ye many a merry ploy, Shall make Deils wag their tails with joy. Advise, Demonia-take...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1974) 35 (3): 289–301.
Published: 01 September 1974
... the pact with the devil in the original Spief3 Faustbook of 1587 is Faust’s insatiable drive for knowledge, for which his own God-given powers are inadequate: Nach dem ich mir furgenommen, die Elementa zu speculieren, und aber aus den Gaaben, so mir von oben herab bescheret, und...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 153–157.
Published: 01 June 1949
... which was the legacy of the Middle Ages. Machiavelli thus became an inhuman monster, the advocate of all that was anti-Christ (whereas he had actually advocated nothing other than the unification of Italy), a virtual devil in human form, and Elizabethans needed no misrepresentations of his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 1977
.... Representing the Jew with horns linked him not only with Moses but with the other major association that Spenser’s readers would have had for horned, humanoid creatures, i.e., devils. For there was an en- trenched anti-Semitic tradition, still very much alive in Spenser’s time, of identifying Jews...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1940) 1 (1): 95–100.
Published: 01 March 1940
... went there & got a sleigh-load of this paper. A great neighborhood for authors, you see, is Pittsfield Maps prove the accuracy of Melville’s statements. In the sketch, however, the paper mill is located in the Devil’s Dungeon on Woedolor Mountain. Woedolor Mountain is easily...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 58–60.
Published: 01 March 1949
... the Pardoner) and the judge (the Pedler). The Pardoner has made women unbearable even to devils. It is “muche maruell,” the Palmer continues, beginning the winning lie, “That women in hell suche shrewes can be,” because of all the “women v hundred thousande” he has seen in all his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1949) 10 (3): 364–366.
Published: 01 September 1949
...Rudolph Fiehler Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 “I SERVE THE GOOD DUKE OF NORFOLK” By RUDOLPHFIEHLER In The Merry Devil of Edwiontoiz, which appeared on the English stage as early as 1604, and which was thereafter persistently popular...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1961) 22 (3): 316–318.
Published: 01 September 1961
... channels or symbols : the Devil, African colonialism, Woman, and finally blossomed into “1’Evangile Cternel,” of which Communism was a passing phase. Gide never abandoned his concept of “L’Evangile &ternel,” that is to say, the image of Christ as a flimsy garment covering his...