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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 333–338.
Published: 01 December 1959
...L. D. Benson Copyright © 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 THE USE OF A PHYSICAL VIEWPOINT IN BERNERS’ FROISSART By L. D. BENSON The vivid style of Lord Berners’ Chronicles of Froissart has long been a source...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 1991
... focus to the widespread appearance of the Ovidian lovers in works by Jean de Meun, Boccaccio, Petrarch, Machaut, and Froissart, she then argues that the best source for understanding the conventional meaning of these figures is found neither in the classical material itself nor in the mythographic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 243–252.
Published: 01 June 1947
... Hoiisehold i.n the Artlzur- ian Court. 1937. Rev. in Romania, LXVIII (1944), 252. 2755. Bastin, Julia. Froissart chroniquer, rornancier et po2te. (In- cludes Mkliador.) Collection Nationale No. 10. Bruxelles : Office de la Publicit4 [ 1941 ?I. 2756. Becker, Ph. August. “Chrestien de Troyes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 219–227.
Published: 01 June 1944
... (fern.) in rhyme with matire which is found also in rhyme twice with s’atire. He uses entiers ( : volen- tiers) in the couplet immediately preceding entire : dire in the passage (2) above from Del fol vilain. The double forms entir (masc entire (fern and entier(e) are found in Froissart...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 407–408.
Published: 01 September 1949
... of the Prerogative Court of Canterbury at Somer- set House. Printed sources made use of include The Babees’ Book, the Howe- hold Book of Dame Alice de Bryene, the Works of Froissart, John of Gaunt’s Register, Book of the Knight of La Tour-Landry, Le Mknagier de Paris, H. T. Riley’s Memorials of London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 408–409.
Published: 01 September 1949
... of Froissart, John of Gaunt’s Register, Book of the Knight of La Tour-Landry, Le Mknagier de Paris, H. T. Riley’s Memorials of London, and articles in Archaeologia. That Miss Rickert had planned the book in some detail is shown by the fact that she is the author of a large share of the brief...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 449–451.
Published: 01 December 2018
... “Bal des Ardents” (Dance of the Burning Men) as told by Jean Froissart in his Chroniques . On January 28, 1393, Charles VI and five courtiers disguised as wild men in a court festivity caught fire accidentally. Four of them burned to death. The king survived thanks to a lady who took him under her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 3–5.
Published: 01 March 1952
... of Ndjera in 1367-such noblemen, for example, as Thomas Percy, William Beauchamp, John Devereaux, and Guichard d’Angle.S But this is not all. I may cite now, on the authority of the chronicler Froissart, that two English soldiers-of-fortune, James Roland and Ralph Holmes, were killed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (2): 163–183.
Published: 01 June 1953
... also Lewis H. Gordon (3477). 3563. Smith, Leslie F. “Geoffrey of Monmouth and Orosius. At Third Hand?” MLN, LXVII (1952), 536-539. 3564. Smith, Roland M. “Five Notes on Chaucer and Froissart. #5. Conquerour of Brutes Albyon, Purse 22.” MLN, LXVI (1951), 3 1-32. 3277. Smithers, G...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (3): 203–227.
Published: 01 September 1982
... explained, “is the science of language; without language there would be no cities, nor could we establish justice and human community And as Lord Berners similarly remarked in the preface to his transla- tion of Froissart’s Chroniques ( 1523-25), political power flows from lit- erary sources: “So...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 235–249.
Published: 01 September 1985
... sources for The Book of the Duchess are almost all courtly French poems, except for Ovid’s story of Ceyx and Alcyone. Yet Chaucer knew and used versions of the story of Alcyone as retold in Guillaume de Machaut’s Dit de la fonteinne amoureuse and in Jean Froissart’s Paradys d’tlmours. In many...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 83–99.
Published: 01 March 1992
... French Lp‘c and Lyrical Narrative Poetry [Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 19871, pp. 285-86). I suggest that some simi- lar discovery may take place in the course of Charles’s book. Also possibly known to Charles was Froissart’s Espinette amoureuse, another “erotic pseudo-autobiography...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 June 1941
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 425–452.
Published: 01 December 2001