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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 111.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Chandler B. Beall D. P. Rotunda. Bloomington: Indiana University Publications, Folklore Series No. 2, 1942. Pp. xxxii + 216. $2.00. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 Chandler B. Beall 111 Universal Author Repertoire of Italian Essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 81–117.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., Jarrell’s underestimated and enduring creative debt to T. S. Eliot by reconstructing, for the first time, a book-length essay that he planned to write about Eliot but abandoned. The article shows that Jarrell regarded Eliot’s work as the result of a psychological struggle with “obsessional neurosis,” and it...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 March 1946
.... FRANKH. RISTINE Hamilton College The Secret Diary of IVilliam Byrd of Westover, 1709-1 712. Edited by LOUISB. WRIGHTand MARIONTINLING. Richmond, Virginia : The Dietz Press, 1941. Pp. xxv + 622. $5.00. An Essay Upon the Government of the English Plantations on the Continent of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 246–247.
Published: 01 June 1946
...William Haller Zera S. Fink. Evanston: Northwestern University, 1945. Pp. xi + 225. $4.00. Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 246 REZ~~P‘IVS The Classical Republicans: An Essay in the Recovery of a Pattern of Thought in Seventeenth Century...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (4): 465–472.
Published: 01 December 1992
...Mark Edmundson Geoffrey H. Hartman. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1991. 252 pp. $29.95. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 REVIEWS Minor Prophecies: The Literary Essay in the Culture Wars. By GEOFFREY H. HART- UAN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (2): 184–197.
Published: 01 June 1949
...George J. Becker REALISM : AN ESSAY IN DEFINITION By GEORGEJ. BECKER When, in the 1SSO’s at the high tide of the French Naturalistic movement, two French critics, A. David-Sauvageot and E.-M. de Vogiii., sought to undermine the dominance of the new...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 110–112.
Published: 01 March 1949
.... HELENANDREWS KAUFMAN Gniversity of Washington -4s Tlicy Liked It : -49%Essay on Shakespeare and Morality. By ALFRED HARBAGE.New York: The Macmillan Company, 1947. Pp. xvi + 201 + 36. $2.75. 14s They Liked It, a mildly controversial and quasi-analytical study on Shakespeare...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 16–32.
Published: 01 March 1949
...F. Andrew Brown 1,OCKE’S “ESSAY” AND BODMER AKP BREITINGER By F. ANDREWHROWK* The iniporrance of John Locke’s farnous Essay Concerning Humnit Understmding (1690) for subsequent philosophers both at home and abroad has long been recognized, and the line of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 403–405.
Published: 01 December 1961
... our own apocalyptic situation in the nuclear age. AUGUSTCLOSS Uiiiversity of Bristol Some Graver Subject: An Essay on Paradise Lost. By J. B. BROADBENT.New York: Barnes and Noble, 1960. Pp. 268. $6.00. In this critical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 5–21.
Published: 01 March 1964
...W. B. Carnochan Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 GULLZVER’S TRAVELS; AN ESSAY ON THE HUMAN UNDERSTANDING? By W.B. CARNOCHAN The final book of Gulliver‘s Travels has so compelled the attention of Swift’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 226–227.
Published: 01 June 1964
... a testi- mony to the nobility of her character. PAULLF. BAUM University of North Carolina The Poetry of Clough: An Essay in Revaluation. By WALTERE. HOUGH- TON. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1963. Pp. xii + 236...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 240.
Published: 01 June 1944
...Louis B. Wright Jean Robertson, London: University of Liverpool Press, 1942. Pp. 80. 7/6. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 240 Reviews The Art of Letter Writing: An Essay on the Handbooks Publislwd in England dztring the Sixteenth and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 329–332.
Published: 01 September 1985
... deal more about “the world around them about truth and self, cosmos and destiny, suffer- ing and friendship, than we have been accustomed to assume. CAROLINEWALKER BYNUM University of Washington Chaucer and the Poets: An Essay on “Troilus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (3): 297–300.
Published: 01 September 1981
... far-ranging than the author’s. John Webster: Citizen and Dramatist is a stimulating, even entertaining, essay in re-creation, but it should be used with caution. CHARLESR. FORKER Indiana University 2 See Lake, The Canon of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 322–325.
Published: 01 June 1941
... other prac- titioners of historical-bibliographical writing to shoot at. ARTHURM. COON Beloit College Milton’s Contemporary Reputation: An Essay together with “A Tentative List of Printed Allusiom to Milton, 1641-1674,” and facsimile...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 March 1969
...JOSEPH BENTLEY Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 SEMANTIC GRAVITATION AN ESSAY ON SATIRIC REDUCTION By JOSEPH BENTLEY Aldous Huxley’s novels are a rich source of materials for the study of satiric...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (3): 356–369.
Published: 01 September 1969
...John Sutherland Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 WIT, REASON, VISION, AND AN ESSAY ON MAN By JOHN SUTHERLAND To argue that the Essay on Man is witty, in Pope’s own sense of that term, must seem far less controversial than to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (3): 385–388.
Published: 01 September 1970
.... JAMES DOOLITTLE University ojRochester Kousseau’s “Social Contract”: An Interpretive Essay. By LESTERG. CROCKER. Cleveland: Case Western Reserve University Press, 1968. xi + 198 pp. $6.95. The Kousseauan canon, as the general reader knows, comprises a number of minor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 102–105.
Published: 01 March 1973
... University of Toronto The Transcendental Masque: An Essay on Milton’s “Comus.” By ANGUS FLETCHER.Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1971. xiv 4- 261 pp. $10.00. What one will makeof this lively and valuable book is perhaps implicit in his response to the evocative...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 412–413.
Published: 01 September 1949
... Apologia Pro Vita Sua: Being a History of His Religiow Opinions. By JOHN HENRYCARDINAL NEWMAN. Edited with a Preface and Introduction by CHARLES FREDERICKHARROLD. New York, London, Toronto: Longmans, Green and Company, 1947. Pp. xxii 4- 400. $3.50. An Essay in Aid of a...