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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (4): 543–545.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Nicholas F. Radel Sexuality and Form: Caravaggio, Marlowe, and Bacon . By Graham L. Hammill. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. x + 219 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World. By Diana de Armas Wilson. Oxford: Oxford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (4): 427–444.
Published: 01 December 2003
... for twentieth-century poetry of the forthcoming Longman anthology of southern literature, Voices of the American South . The Myth of the Fixed-Form Villanelle Julie Kane he villanelle, like the sonnet and the sestina, is one of the “fixed T poetic forms,” whose rhyme schemes and metrical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Paul B. Armstrong Although form and history are joined in reading, the profession of literary studies has regularly regarded formalism and historicism as opposites and even antagonists. When dichotomous terms replicate themselves without mediation, a phenomenological approach to resolving...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 383–386.
Published: 01 December 1980
... The Victorian Multiplot Novel: Studies in Dialogical Form. By PETERK. GARRETT. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1980. ix + 227 pp. $17.50. Contemporary critical theory-that incompatible mixture of structuralism, deconstruction, phenomenology, and semiotics-has done some astonishing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 196–200.
Published: 01 June 1977
... investigation. MAXIMILLIANE. NOVAK University of California, Los Angeles Occasional Form: Heniy Fielding and the Chains of Circumstance. By J. PAULHUNTER. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1975. xiv + 263 pp. $12.00...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (4): 336–347.
Published: 01 December 1977
... of Queens, New York, several of whose insights into the inner dynamics of Tam Lin have been incorporated into the presented essay. TAM LIN: FORM AND MEANING IN A TRADITIONAL BALLADX By JOHN D. NILES Whether or not the great...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (4): 414–416.
Published: 01 December 1978
... The Structure and Form of the French Enlightenment. Volume I: Esprit Philomphique. Volume 11: Esprit Rt?volutionnaire. By IRA 0. WADE. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1977. Volume I: xxiii i-690 pp. $40.00. Volume 11: x i- 456 pp. $25.00. $60.00, the set. In the introduction...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 June 1965
... also be grateful to Jeune for writing well. HAROLDA. WATERS University of Rhode Island Thackeray and the Form of Fiction. By JOHN LOOFBOUROW.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1964. vi + 236 pp. $5.00. This new book on the art...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 March 1966
...Joseph Malof Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 METER AS ORGANIC FORM By JOSEPH MALOF The movement known as Russian Formalism is a useful example of the great literary heave in Europe and America in the second and third...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (4): 439–449.
Published: 01 December 1968
...Beverly Gross Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 FORM AND FULFILLMENT IN THE SOUND AND THE FURY By BEVERLYGROSS The ending of any novel is the place where the success of its form is most fully...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 262–264.
Published: 01 September 1960
... as a substitute for the author’s own arguments.) His presentation of the evidence is full, but the evidence does not bear out all of his conclusions. The assump- tion of a Northumbrian stage is based upon a few forms (woruld; lioh, etc.; grondsprcot), none of which is peculiar to Northumbrian. Nor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (2): 212–221.
Published: 01 June 1969
...D. F. Rauber Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 THE FRAGMENT AS ROMANTIC FORM By D. F. RAUBER Treatments of the literary theory underlying romanticism and critical works dealing with romantic poets occasionally glance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (3): 345–358.
Published: 01 September 1970
...Gordon E. Bigelow Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 THE PROBLEM OF SYMBOLIST FORM IN MELVILLE’S “BARTLEBY THE SCRIVENER’’ By GORDONE. BIGELOW One proffers another critique of Melville’s “Bartleby” with some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 504–506.
Published: 01 December 1970
... Form. By SAmti APPLETONWEBER. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1969. x -I- 292 pp. Sj 10.00. This is a sensitive and significant study of the relationship between what Sarah Appleton Weber calls sacred history and the craftsmanship of the Middle English religious lyric...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 508–511.
Published: 01 December 1970
... targets. And the integrity and intellectual rigor with which Miner has tested his beliefs make it a book which should be taken seriously. .JOAN \dTEBBER Ohio State Uniuei-sity Narrative Form in History and Fiction: Hume, Fielding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 307–329.
Published: 01 September 2013
... McLane for their insightful comments on this essay in its earlier form as a series of talks. Anahid Nersessian is assistant professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia University. She has completed a book manuscript tentatively titled Utopia, Limited and has published essays...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (4): 404–407.
Published: 01 December 1988
...Chris R. Vanden Bossche 404 REVIEWS A Disimpnsoned Epic: Form and Vision in Carlyle’s ‘French Revolution. ” By MARK CUMMING.Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1988. xvi t 188 pp. $28.95. The French...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (4): 517–544.
Published: 01 December 1996
...Timothy Hampton On the Border: Geography, Gender, and Narrative Form in the H@tumhn Timothy Hampton Gallia est omnis divisa in partes tres.-Caesar Stones and the State The Hqtamhon (1559) takes place on disputed territory. Marguerite de Navarre’s prologue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 100–125.
Published: 01 March 1992
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (2): 259–261.
Published: 01 June 1992
... twentiethcentury forms did to nineteenthcentury conceptions of character raises a question whose answer had already seemed long settled when W. J. Harvey set out to counter the prevailing wisdom on the subject more than a quarter century ago. While in Character and the NmeZ (1965) Har- vey sought to defend...