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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 121–141.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., not theme and representation, at the center of the historically material practices of poetry. For superversive poetics, poems are not only representations but also quite singular machines, devices for body modification. Here the verse repertoire of Robert Browning’s Fifine at the Fair , in particular its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 March 1982
...Stephen Canham Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 ART AND THE ILLUSTRATIONS OF VANITY FAIR AND THE NEWCOMES By STEPHENCANHAM Since William Makepeace Thackeray was the sole major Victorian novelist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 163–178.
Published: 01 June 1941
...John W. Dodds Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 THACKERAY AS A SATIRIST PREVIOUS TO VANITY FAIR By JOHN W. DODDS To one interested in tracing the growth of Thackeray’s mind and art the years before Vanity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 March 1959
...Jonas A. Barish Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1959 BARTHOLOMEW FAIR AND ITS PUPPETS By JONAS A. BARISH The puppet show in Burtholomew Fair has attracted attention more perhaps for its coarseness than for its dramatic propriety...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 21–22.
Published: 01 March 1952
...W. J. Olive Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 A CHAUCER ALLUSION IN JONSON’S BARTHOLOMEW FAIR By W. J. OLIVE In ‘Ihe Mugrtetic Lady Jonson has an allusion to Chaucer’s Doctor of Physic which has been recognized by Birck...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 532–533.
Published: 01 December 1949
... Fair Rosamond: A Study of the Development of a Literary Theme. By VIRGIL B. HELTZEL. Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Studies in the Humanities, No. 16, 1947. Pp. viii 4- 135. $3.00. Of England‘s royal mistresses, few have attained such literary fame, quanti- tatively...
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Modern Language Quarterly 11060415.
Published: 12 February 2024
...Michael C. Cohen cohenm@humnet.ucla.edu Fair Copy: Relational Poetics and Antebellum American Women’s Poetry . By Jennifer Putzi . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2021 . xii + 272 pp. Copyright © 2024 by University of Washington 2024 Reviews Fair Copy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 67–96.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... At the same time, primitive dance and ceremony served in such films as metonymies for the living yet evanescent primitive, whose culture film was to capture before it might disappear forever. Like ethnographic film, the ethnographic exhibit (in the World's Fair and elsewhere) gave primitive performance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 239–252.
Published: 01 September 1952
... of the early eighteenth-century audience, whose taste differed from that of the late Elizabethans. This change can be illustrated by a comparison of Nicholas Rowe’s third play, The Fair Penitent, and Massinger and Field’s The Fatal Dowry, from which play Rowe made his adaptation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (3): 221–233.
Published: 01 September 1976
... from life as well as on earlier plays and drama tic conven lions. A case in point is the character of Adam Overdo in Jonson’s Barthol- ornew Fair. Gibbons clearly demonstrates that Overdo is a parody of the disguised-duke device so popular in early Jacobean comedy (pp. 179- 91). I...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 194–210.
Published: 01 June 1947
... Bjfroii Poetry Manuscripts 3. MS 6531 [ Ossian’s Address to the Sun in “Carthon”] “Oh ! thou that roll’st above thy glorious fire” 4 pp. 4to. with part of p. 4 blank. Untitled, undated, and unsigned except for a large rubric-like flourish. No watermark. Fair...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 June 1965
... of Thackeray is without doubt an illuminating contribution to novel criticism. It is a convincing demonstration of the importance of a close reading of words, and the resulting interpretations of Vanity Fair and Henry Esmond are expert and imaginative. To present even a part of a great novel’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 189–203.
Published: 01 June 1946
... Court of King Bantam 1685 Unfortunate Ha#y Lady 1686- Unfortunate Bride Unfortunute Bride 1688 Dumb Virgin Unhappy Mistake Wandering Beauty Unhappy Mistake 1688 Agnes de Cartro Fair jilt...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 595–601.
Published: 01 December 1942
... immediately returns to report that the patient’s passions are susceptible to love: In his soft nature love’s prepared to grow, When fair Maria’s eyes their sunbeams show.6 Lerma then conducts Maria to the king, who is at once smitten by her beauty exactly as Lerma had planned...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 March 1961
... among variant words in a single manuscript, the following would seem to be principles upon which the most satisfactory edition would be based : (1) When only one fair copy exists, it will naturally be reproduced as it is. If, however, there is a semi-final draft or a work sheet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 March 1977
... is not. The book begins with a procrustean attempt to fit Vanity Fair into the categories for fiction supplied by Sheldon Sacks in Fiction and the Shape of Belief. Kawlins finds that Vanity Fair incorporates romantic drama, apo- logue, and satire. For this he seems to blame Thackeray. Why...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 86–92.
Published: 01 March 1951
..., des erreurs dont certaines semblent bien volontaires-et rkv6latrices d’arrihre-pensees. D’abord Montaigne se montre soucieux de faire croire B l’anciennete de sa noblesse. Dans 1’Essai sur la Gloire (11, 16) il dit avec une certaine negligence “Et les miens se sont autrefois surnomm6s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 27–47.
Published: 01 March 1943
..., not a philosophmer or a propagandist.”2 Sans souci de moraliser, Molicre ne viserait qu’i faire rire et sa morale-du reste absente de plusieurs pi6ces-ne viserait qu’i arnuser le public payant. Elle ne serait donc qu’une rkflexion des opinions courantes. Enfin, les dkclarations que Molikre a pris...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (4): 508–522.
Published: 01 December 1969
... contained two curious poems related to Her- bert’s “Aethiopissa.” The first was called “A Blackmore Mayd wooing a faire Boy: sent to the Author by Mr. Hen. Rainolds.” The second was King’s own “The Boy’s answere to the Blackmore.” A Blackmore Mayd wooing a faire Boy Stay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (4): 459–461.
Published: 01 December 1985
... resistance to his audience’s “self-interested” demand for pleasure-a resistance he traces to Jonson’s “profound ambiva- lence toward authority in general” (p. 15). At the same time, he analyzes the various satiric agents in the plays from Every Man out of His Humour to Bartholomew Fair...