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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 December 1949
...Herbert Weisinger Hoyt Hopewell Hudson. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1947. Pp. viii + 178. $2.50. Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 Herbert Weisinger 535 The Epigram in the English Renaissance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 391–400.
Published: 01 September 1942
... in 21 B. C. ; his two sons ; Lollius Urbicus (the stumbling block of so many earlier scholarly attempts)1° and several others. But none could in any way be identi- fied with anything pertaining to the Troy legend. Finally we come to one Bassus Lollius,ll listed as “an author of ten epigrams...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 98–101.
Published: 01 March 1953
... in einer grof3en Stadt gedeihen, uberall findet man Stoff, und es braucht nicht vie1 Zeit, sie zu machen.”l Certainly these epigrams prove that Goethe did transform varied and diverse personal experiences of the most common nature into verse, while he surveyed Venice with his artist’s eye...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 325–330.
Published: 01 December 1958
... in 1600 Weever expressed disapproval of satirical writing (and of The Scourge of Villanie in particular),lS he was, at the time when he was writing his Epi- grummes, well disposed toward Marston.“ The eleventh epigram of the “sixt weeke” reads : Ad lo: Marston, 6. Ben: Iohnson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 233–259.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., and Revelation can be turned into poetic exercises of variation, which then became models for future generations of students and poets. Doelman ( 2016 : 74) explains, “Already in 1637 Richard Holdsworth, Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, was recommending that his students read Crashaw’s epigrams...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 475–479.
Published: 01 December 1940
... depict sympathetically. Cf. also Harrington’s com- plimentary epigram to his wife below. 5 The Works of Thomas Middleton, ed. A. H. Bullen, I; Blurt, Master- Constable, 111, iii, 153-7. Lazarillo, who speaks the lines, is intent on teaching the ladies how to manage their men and suggests...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (3): 382–385.
Published: 01 September 1970
... that LR is not only the author of epigrams. Some of his finest writing is not in any strict sense epigram at all” (p. 6). And we are shown the Maximes as a book in a continuing state of transformation: finished epigrams already in the illicit Dutch edition of 1664, riflexions on their way...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 333–334.
Published: 01 June 1941
... epigram, the proh- lems presented by it are revolved in the subsidiary stories, the per- sonal experiment of Reinhart is discreetly held in the background until it returns in fulfillment at the end. To visualize the “cyclical method” more concretely, the author offers a diagram of wheels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 316–325.
Published: 01 September 1985
... independent essays, one on Jonson’s fascination with names and the other on the nostalgia for the Elizabethan age. It has long been known that Jonson used telling names for his comic characters and that his poems, especially the epigrams, played upon proper names. C. R. Baskervill and Allan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 181–183.
Published: 01 June 1972
..., Hriffault, and Malinowski or by other nonliterary specialists. It also initiates Perella’s discussion of the Platonic epigram on Agathon, scholarly pursuit of which throughout the volume constitutes one solid, valid contribution to the history of European ideas. But, until it settles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 476–479.
Published: 01 December 1950
.... The change of the first two lines to the familiar Je vous envoye un bouquet que ma main Yimt de trier de ces fleurs epanies was made in 1560. Paul Laumonier quotes in his notes several possible sources for the huitain of the sonnet, among which is an epigram...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 475–485.
Published: 01 September 1941
... Squieres Tale, declares that Wrath puffes men vp with mindes Thrasonicall, And makes them braue it braggadochio-like.2* John Taylor, the Water-Poet, in his Tuylors Water-Worke: or, The Scullers Travels, from Tyber to Thames, has an epigram on the character : Braue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 47–67.
Published: 01 March 1976
... and in the biblical language of section 12), and then more confi- dently (in the sacramental landscapes of sections 86 and 95), with re- demptive powers in nature. Thirdly, by using puns and epigrams to activate the mind, the mourner delivers his grief, which is not stable, over to the intellect, which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 183–186.
Published: 01 June 1972
... of lovers was, for Renaissance Neoplatonism, Nlarsilio Ficino’s Commentary on Pla to’s Sym- posium, the passage does not refer to kisses. Perella doubtlessly correctly iden- tifies the source of “amator animus est proprio in corpore mortuus, in alieno corpore vivens” as Plato’s epigram as re...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (1): 103–128.
Published: 01 March 2006
... University Press, 1993). 116 MLQ March 2006 places of their works are wanton and unhonest, as Martialis, Catullus, Tibullus, Propertius, Cornelius Gallus, and such-like” authors of elegy and epigram.29 John Stockwood, schoolmaster at Tonbridge, sounded...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (1): 61–67.
Published: 01 March 1944
... complete as Herri~kEdward Everett Hale touches Herrick’s interest in political the~ry.~There are even indications that Herrick’s epigrams may be rehabilitated, though Mr. Pollard isolated many of them in a detachable appendix which Hale calls a poetical pigsty.s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 551–552.
Published: 01 December 1940
... broken and hoarse before ceasing in June.’j3 This is the call which the final line reproduces. It is, as Arnold says, “the cuckoo’s parting cry.” 1 John Heywood, Prozvrbs, etc. 95th epigram of the sixth hundred, ed. J. S. Farmer, London, 1%. Italics in text mine. 2 Brewer’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (3): 345–369.
Published: 01 September 1993
... Secular Masque”; and John T. Shawcross, “Vaughan’s ‘Amoret’ Poems: A Jonsonian Sequence,” in Classic and Cavalier, 157- 214; Renee Hannaford, “Express’d by mee’: Carew on Donne and Jonson,” Studies in Philology 84 (1987): 6 1-79; Ann Baynes Coiro, Robert Herrick S Hesperides and the Epigram...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 267–272.
Published: 01 September 1959
... is often presented epigrammatically, under which con- dition it is couched in the shorter literary figures, such as oxymoron, epigram, and antithetical and paradoxical statements. Also, whether it be a question of an epigrammatic statement or of a longer situation, within the broad lines...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (4): 508–522.
Published: 01 December 1969
... with black and white. Nymph. Thy inke, my paper, make me guesse, Our Nuptial1 bed will prove a Presse; And in our sports, if any come, They’l read a wanton Epigram. Why should my Black thy love impaire...