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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 Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 1 Arthur Pollard. Mrs. Gaskell, Novelist and Biographer . Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1966. xii + 268 pp. $5.50. MRS. GASKELL IN APOTHEOSIS’ By WILLIAMF. AXTON The centennial of a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1980) 41 (4): 386.
Published: 01 December 1980
... 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. DUTHIE.Totowa...
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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 Genial and humorous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1978) 39 (3): 312–314.
Published: 01 September 1978
... provincial society, Lucas is as unsystematic as he 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...
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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
... formation of the middle class. She is working on a history of middlebrow culture in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century England, provisionally titled “Popular Novel Reading, Sexuality, and the Nation.” Jane EF, the Woman Writer, and the History of Experience Anita Levy Elizabeth Gaskell...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1989) 50 (1): 58–63.
Published: 01 March 1989
... 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 published in Household Words in 1854, is a...
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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
... 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 works of three major women writers. Rather, it...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1977) 38 (4): 381–389.
Published: 01 December 1977
... 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 contributed significantly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1986) 47 (3): 328–331.
Published: 01 September 1986
... 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 male Romantic poet, the one who was...
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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
... is a reasonably coherent volume, substantial enough to justify itself, and focusing primarily on the early Victorians: Carlyle, Dickens, Thackeray, the Brontes, Mrs. Gaskell, Tennyson, Robert Browning, and Trollope. The problems have much to do with the original design for the OHEL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 March 1942
... 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 trouble of deciphering, and 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 March 1973) 34 (1): 120–125.
Published: 01 March 1973
.... 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 Literature. Nashville: Vanderbilt...
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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 ...
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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 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...