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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 March 1961
.... STARKMAN Queens College The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson. Edited by THOMASH. JOHNSON. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1960. Pp. xiii + 770. $10.00. Emily Dickinson’s Poetry .- Stairway of Surprise. By CHARLESR. ANDERSON. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1960. Pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 452–455.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Steven Gould Axelrod Our Emily Dickinsons: American Women Poets and the Intimacies of Difference . By Vivian R. Pollak . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2017 . ix + 355 pp . Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 This is a book for philistines. I...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... JOHN W. DODD~ Stanford University The Brontes’ Web of Childhood. By FANNIEELIZABETH RATCH- FORD. With illustrations. Kew York : Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 293. $3.50. The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Bronte. Edited from the Man- uscripts by C. W...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 161–179.
Published: 01 June 1973
...Vivian R. Pollak Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 “THAT FINE PROSPERITY” ECONOMIC METAPHORS IN EMILY DICKINSON’S POETRY By VIVIANR. POLLAK Economic metaphors in Emily Dickinson’s poetry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 496–497.
Published: 01 December 1967
... language with the fineness, accuracy, and elegance upon which the interest of his argument must necessarily depend. ANNEDAVIDSON FERRY Cam bridge, Massachusetts Hymns Unbidden: Donne, Herbert, Blake, Emily Dickinson, and the Hym...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 84–90.
Published: 01 March 1968
...Richard B. Sewall Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 EMILY DICKINSON NEW LOOKS AND FRESH STARTS’ By RICHARDB. SEWALL These three books are welcome additions to the growing number of full-length Emily Dickinson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 351–353.
Published: 01 June 1965
...Richard B. Sewall Griffith Clark. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1964. viii + 308 pp. $6.00. Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 RICHARD B. SEWALL 351 The Long Shadow: Emily Dickinson’s Tragic Poet y. By CLARKGRIFFITH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (4): 686–689.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Emily Miller Budick Color and Culture: Black Writers and the Making of the Modern Intellectual . By Ross Posnock. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1998. 353 pp. $35.00. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.4-05Reviews.cs 11/13/00 2:08 PM Page 683...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 350–353.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Emily K. Bald The book’s chief source of strength—its breadth—is also its weakness. With so much ground to cover, Gunn has to run at a pretty fast clip, particularly in the final chapter. Some of the most important insights from the first half of the book fall out of view in the second...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (2): 223–249.
Published: 01 June 1999
...Emily Miller Budick Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Emily Miller Budick n this essay I want to examine what constitutes the ideology of a lit- erary text. I put at the center of my discussion Aharon Appelfeld’s novel Badenhaim ‘Ir Nofesh for several reasons...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (4): 394–409.
Published: 01 December 1983
... conventional life in the London suburb where Blaise practices therapy. Nine years before the novel begins, however, Blaise met and fell in love with Emily McHugh, an energetic, lower- class young woman whose sadomasochistic sexual predilections matched Blake’s own. He has since maintained Emily...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 139.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... JOHN W. DODD~ Stanford University The Brontes’ Web of Childhood. By FANNIEELIZABETH RATCH- FORD. With illustrations. Kew York : Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 293. $3.50. The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Bronte. Edited from the Man- uscripts by C. W...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (3): 276–291.
Published: 01 September 1977
... Emily Winkworth and Elizabeth Gaskell’s own shudder away from Charlotte Bronte’s isola- tion: Thanks for Mrs. Gaskell’s. Poor Miss Bronte, I cannot get the look of the grey, square, cold, dead-coloured house out of my head. One feels as if one ought to go to her at once, and do...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (4): 445–469.
Published: 01 December 1998
...- teenth-century precursors to Rowe’s twentieth-century subsumption of the genre and then by looking at the relationship to the genre of an American Renaissance author strikingly absent from Rowe’s reckoning (and from Avallone’s), Emily Dickinson. The first precursor exhibit to Rowe’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 48–64.
Published: 01 March 1981
... herself, but hers is basically a rural, folklore, traditional culture rather than a bookish culture, and one is almost tempted to suggest that these are Lockwood’s more cultivated paraphrases of what Nelly actually said, that stylistically, for a moment, Emily Bronte is reminding us that Lock...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 481–497.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., and Tina follows. The story’s narrative suspense, such as it is, hinges on Jonathan Edwards’s urbane, corrupt grandson, Ellery Davenport, who courts the beautiful, charming, morally pure Tina. She falls for Davenport’s show, and in a twist that reviewers found too predictable, Emily Rossiter, the long-lost...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (1): 171–182.
Published: 01 March 1993
...), and of the domestication of both culture and the life rituals by women7 (“I willed my Keepsakes this period is exemplified equally well by Twain’s Emmeline Grangerford, by her prototype Lydia Sigourney, and by the Dickinson of poems like this one. We The Compkte Poems of Emily Dickinson, ed. Thomas H...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... JOHN W. DODD~ Stanford University The Brontes’ Web of Childhood. By FANNIEELIZABETH RATCH- FORD. With illustrations. Kew York : Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 293. $3.50. The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Bronte. Edited from the Man- uscripts by C. W...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 559–561.
Published: 01 December 1940
... it in relation to the poet’s previous or later philosophical attitude. She is concerned purely with discovering the message of the poem. 560 Reviews Briefly, she sees in Emily the triuniph of contemplation. Bereft of all that gives meaning to life, Emily retires from human...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 387–390.
Published: 01 September 1967
... is, accordingly, in four chapters: the first on the woman writer in the 1840’s; the second on Anne, “The Woman Writer as Moralist”; the third on Emily, “The Woman Writer as Poet”; the fourth on Charlotte, “The Woman Writer as an Author only.” These subtitles, which Ewbank uses thematically in her...