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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 467–468.
Published: 01 December 1953
... importance. The mechanical accuracy in even the smallest details is remarkable. URBANT. HOLMES,JR. University of North CuroZitEa French Tragedy in the Reign of Louis XVI and the Early Years of the French Revolution, 1774-1792. By H...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (2): 163–164.
Published: 01 June 1957
... instead of applying to him the traditional yardstick of the French and German classical drama. Naumann’s “characteristic” approach is sufficient to present Grillparzer’s poetic world naturally and convincingly, and yet leaves room for the reader’s imagination and for future contributions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 December 1995
...David Carroll Jay Martin. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. xi + 632 pp. $35.00 cloth, $16.00 paper. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 David Carroll is professor of French at the University of California, Irvine. His most recent books are Paraesthetics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 383–385.
Published: 01 September 1943
... the least, to find the following note, which is typical : Cazotte’s Mkmoire to Choiseul (Arch. des. Aff. e‘trun., etc.) on the govern- ment of Martinique is a highly important document in the history of French colonial policy. It is unfortunately too long to be quoted (p. 17, n. 76...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 405–407.
Published: 01 December 1962
... in English, for it adds much to our understanding of Kafka the writer. But Anders’ philosophical “summing up” must be read critically and only against the background of Kafka’s own works. ROMANS. STRUC University of Washington TIze Intellectual Hero: Studies in the French...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (1): 16–39.
Published: 01 March 1965
...Henri Peyre Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 THE STUDY OF MODERN FRENCH LITERATURE WHERE DO WE STAND? WHERE DO WFi GO FROM HERE? By HENRIPEYRE Our age has been given many names...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 333–338.
Published: 01 September 1940
...Raphael Levy Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 ∗ This report was presented in an abridged from at the New Orleans meeting of the Modern Language Association. -4 PROPOSAL FOR OLD FRENCH LEXICOGRAPHY* By RAPHAELLEVY The purpose...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Lurline V. Simpson Edward Nobel Stone. Three Old French Chronicles of the Crusades (The History of the Holy War, The History of them that took Constantinople, The Chronicle of Reims) . Seattle: University of Washington Publications in Social Sciences, X, 1939. Pp. 377. $3.50. Copyright...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 103–104.
Published: 01 March 1959
...,” of course, is of African, not Spanish, origin (p. 41). Further considerations here include the following : the common expression “shanty Irish” might well favor the Irish origin of “shanty” (p. 38) ; “pinochle” (p. 53) is surely of French origin, as are many other terms associated with card...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 204–206.
Published: 01 June 1959
... better keep it handy on the open shelf. G. SCHULZ-BEHREND University of Texas Shaftcsbury und the French Deists. By DOROTHYB. SCHLEGEL.Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Studies in Comparative Literature, No. 15, 1956. Pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 296–298.
Published: 01 September 1959
...Henri Peyre A. E. Carter. The Idea of Decadence in French Literature, 1830-1900 . Toronto: University of Toronto Romance Series, No. 3, 1958. Pp. ix + 154. $4.50. © 1959 University of Washington 1959 Ziegler, Sophie Schrijder, Agnes Sorma, and Agnes Straub, among the ac- tresses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 1960
...John A. Yunck Copyright © 1960 by Duke University Press 1960 MEDIEVAL FRENCH MONEY SATIRE By JOHN A. YUNCK “Ge sai le flabel de Denier,” says one of the jongleurs in the fabliau of the Dew bordeors ribaus, when he is detailing his repertory...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 525–527.
Published: 01 December 1999
... and to sustain, as contemplated by writers who, at one time or other, suffer the crisis of exile in their own land. Victoria Silver, University of California, Irvine Esthetics of the Moment: Literature and Art in the French Enlightenment. By Thomas M. Kavanagh. Philadelphia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2003
... in twentieth-century France. Resisting the Plague: The French Reactionary Right and Artaud’s Theater of Cruelty Constance Spreen uring a lengthy, hostile divorce from the surrealist circle in 1926, DAntonin Artaud reiterated his eschewal of political engagement in the most vigorous terms...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 505–529.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Aimée Boutin © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Aimée Boutin is associate professor of French at Florida State University. She is author of Maternal Echoes: The Poetry of Marceline Desbordes-Valmore and Alphonse de Lamartine (2001) and“Inventing the 'Poétesse': New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Sara E. Melzer Orientalism in French Classical Drama . By Michèle Longino. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. xii + 274 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Sara E. Melzer is professor of French and Francophone studies at the University of California, Los Angeles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 21–27.
Published: 01 March 1956
...M. E. Porter; J. H. Baltzell Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 THE MEDJEVAL FRENCH LIVES OF SAINT FJACRE By 31. E. PORTERand J. H. BALTZELL The medieval French legend of Saint Fiacre, patron of Brie, pro- tector of gardeners, curer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 28–38.
Published: 01 March 1956
...Robert Nugent Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 BAUDELAIRE AND HIS FRENCH CRITICS, 1868-1881 By ROBERTNUCENT Ernst-Robert Curtius, in his Essai sur la France, points out (p. 194) that Baudelaire introduced modernisni...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 379–380.
Published: 01 December 1955
... L’lntelligence en guewe (1945). Its vast bibliography will prove indispensable to students of French World War I1 literature. In view of the foregoing, in view also of the great number of literary works focusing upon the same problem which have been published since the present study was made...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 282–284.
Published: 01 September 1956
... up in part in the Essay Conrcrniwy Nirinatt Undcrstauding. If the Lovelace collection fails, on the whole, to furnish decisive answers to the major questions concerning Locke’s French sources, it could conceivably, by being exploited with a different method, yield results...