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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1986) 47 (1): 72–74.
Published: 01 March 1986
... to any understanding of Coleridge’s intellectual life. SUSANJ. WOLFSON Rutgers University, New Brunswick Female Friendships and Communities: Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot, E limbeth Gaskell. By PAULINENESTOR. Oxford: Clarendon Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1967) 28 (2): 240–247.
Published: 01 June 1967
...William F. Axton 1 Arthur Pollard. Mrs. Gaskell, Novelist and Biographer . Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1966. xii + 268 pp. $5.50. Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 MRS. GASKELL IN APOTHEOSIS’ By WILLIAMF. AXTON...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1980) 41 (4): 386.
Published: 01 December 1980
..., with a humility too rare in modern criticism, that his texts have often been there before him in understanding the nature and form of their own complexity. GEORGELEVINE Rutgers University The Themes of Elizabeth Gaskell. By ENIDL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1977) 38 (3): 276–291.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Nina Auerbach Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 “But, to be sure, what a town Cranford is for ELIZABETH GASKELL’S “SLY JAVELINS” GOVERNING WOMEN IN CRANFORD AND HAWORTH By NINAAUERBACH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1978) 39 (3): 312–314.
Published: 01 September 1978
... Gaskell, William Hale White (“Mark Rutherford and Thomas NINA AUERBACH 313 Hardy. He never defines his sense of what the provincial novel is, as locality and genre, or why it is more amenable to social change than, say, Dickens’s London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1986) 47 (4): 382–392.
Published: 01 December 1986
... typical pattern emerges as Elizabeth Gaskell, Charlotte Bronte (with the posthumous frag- ment “Emma Harriet Parr, Anne Thackeray Ritchie, and Eliza Lynn Linton join Smith’s circle, followed over the next months and years by Harriet Beecher Stowe, George Eliot, Frances Eleanor Trollope...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1995) 56 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 March 1995
... Elizabeth Gaskell, author of ThLife of Charlotte Brong, that bricolage of memories, anecdotes, and tales, thought she knew what infor- mation a woman’s novel is made of. She records a conversation between Charlotte and her friend “Mary,” who later recounted the event in a letter to Gaskell...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1989) 50 (1): 58–63.
Published: 01 March 1989
... least constricting when Meckier is considering writers in clear formal relationship with Dickens: Mrs. Gaskell, contributor to Household Words and All the Year Round, and Wilkie Collins, friend, protege, and collaborator. Chapter 3, on Hard Times and North and South, both of which were...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1980) 41 (4): 383–386.
Published: 01 December 1980
... texts have often been there before him in understanding the nature and form of their own complexity. GEORGELEVINE Rutgers University The Themes of Elizabeth Gaskell. By ENIDL. DUTHIE.Totowa, N.J.: Rowman and Littlefield, 1980. xii...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1986) 47 (1): 68–72.
Published: 01 March 1986
... Communities: Charlotte Bronte, George Eliot, E limbeth Gaskell. By PAULINENESTOR. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985. 220 pp. $24.95. Pauline Nestor’s book declines to generalize much about the nature of female friendships and communities in the nineteenth century as seen in the lives and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1977) 38 (4): 381–389.
Published: 01 December 1977
... intelligently about a writer’s attitudes to society. She gives most of her attention to the major novelists, Thackeray, Dick- ens, Eliot, and Meredith, but the thematic basis of her book allows her to introduce other important figures like Charlotte Bronte, Elizabeth Gaskell, and George Gissing, who...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1986) 47 (3): 328–331.
Published: 01 September 1986
... propos of Dorothy and Eliz- abeth Gaskell (and George Eliot too), she persuades us of the force of Wordsworth’s patriarchal influence. I think she is more generally on target here than on Mary Shelley and the Brontes. Could this be because these writers were influenced by a very different...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1977) 38 (4): 403–405.
Published: 01 December 1977
..., Christian Socialism, Liberal Individualism, and Social Darwinism, and on the other, with the responses of writers like Dickens and Disraeli, Kingsley and Trollope, Eliot and Gaskell, Tennyson and the Brownings, Ruskin and Matthew Arnold, with a considerable undergrowth of lesser writers. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1978) 39 (4): 422–424.
Published: 01 December 1978
... Brontes, Mrs. Gaskell, Tennyson, Robert Browning, and Trollope. The problems have much to do with the original design for the OHEL. As an independent volume, this cannot quite serve as the sort of sophisti- cated introduction to periods of literature to which volumes in the series...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 March 1942
... you must be fire-new By this time “Angria” and “Gondal” were already familiar words in Bronte criticism, though no elaborate study had yet ap- peared.2 (Mrs. Gaskell saw the Angrian materials in their micro- scopic handprinting, but failed to realize that they were worth the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1966) 27 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 June 1966
.... xxvi + 153 pp. $3.00, cloth; $1.00, paper. Pollard, Arthur. Mrs. Gaskell, Novelist and Biographer. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1966. xii + 268 pp. $5.50. Ray, Gordon N. (editor). William Makepeace Thackeray : Contributions to the Morning Chronicle. Urbana and London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1985) 46 (4): 462–466.
Published: 01 December 1985
... Gaskell. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1985. 220 pp. $24.95. Nokes, David. Jonathan Swift, A Hypocrite Reversed: A Critical Biography. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1985. xix + 427 pp. $24.95. Pearsall, Frank. The Canterbury Tales. London, Boston, Sydney: George Allen & Unwin, Unwin Critical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1973) 34 (1): 120–125.
Published: 01 March 1973
...- 387 pp. $2 1.oo. Watson, Elizabeth Porges (editor). Elizabeth Gaskell: Crunford. London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, Oxford English Novels, 1972. xix + 200 pp. f2; $7.00. Weatherby, Harold L. Cardinal Newman in His Age: His Place in English Theology and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1973) 34 (3): 325–330.
Published: 01 September 1973
... followed by a chapter on country writing for the same period, in seventeen pages (Marx and Engels get just under three pages), a chapter on Richard Jefferies, one on the country novel before Hardy (Mrs. Gaskell, three pages; Trollope, two pages; George Eliot, ten pages), and one on “The Theme of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1978) 39 (3): 309–312.
Published: 01 September 1978
... is enthusiastic. He seems unable to begin a discussion where it left off, or, finally, to end with the vantage point from which he be- gan. Lucas limits his discussion to the “provincial novel” as written by Eliza- beth Gaskell, William Hale White (“Mark Rutherford and Thomas ...