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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 274–275.
Published: 01 September 1955
... anecdote, but neither should it be reduced to the desiccated leavings of the account book or the dossier in an Italian police station. GEORGEJ. BECKER Swart hmo re College l7ae Ordeal of George Meredith. By LIONELSTEVENSON. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Barbara M. Benedict The Anthology and the Rise of the Novel: From Richardson to George Eliot . By Leah Price. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. vii +224 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Unrequited Conquests: Love and Empire in the Colonial Americas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 March 1945
... University of Washington Cavalcade ,of the English Novel from Elizabeth to George VI. By EDWARDWAGENKNECHT. New York : Henry Holt and Company, 1943. Pp. xx + 646. $2.90. Professor Wagenknecht’s Cavalcade of the English Novel is un- usually inclusive both in the number of novelists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 118–119.
Published: 01 March 1945
... Hopkins University Slavic Studies. Sixteen Essays in Honor of George Rapall Noyes. Edited by ALEXANDERKAUN and ERNESTJ. SIMMONS.Iihaca, N. Y. : Cornell University Press, 1943. Pp. x + 242. $3.00. As in deference to the humane genius of George Rapall Noyes, master spirit...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 125.
Published: 01 March 1945
... of interpretation and synthesis; the book is essentially a useful and valuable catalogue of informa- tion about the minor Parnassians. MARGARETGILMAN Bryn Mawr College Eulogy on George Washington: Delivered in Ste Anne’s Church, Detroit, Mich., February...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 303–322.
Published: 01 September 1944
...George L. Lam; Warren H. Smith Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 GEORGE VERTUE’S CONTRIBUTIONS TO CHAUCERIAN ICONOGRAPHY By GEORGEL. LAMAND WARRENH. SMITH George Vertue’s antiquarian collections,l like those of Thomas Hearne,2...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 359–360.
Published: 01 September 1944
... often obtained in biased considerations of German prose. AUGUSTCLOSS University of Bristol, England Scandinavian Studies Presented to George T. Flom by Colleagues and Friends. Edited by HENNINGLARSEN and C. A. WILLIAMS. Urbana : University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 163–174.
Published: 01 June 1944
...J. B. Douds Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 GEORGE HERBERT’S USE OF THE TRANSFERRED VERB: A STUDY IN THE STRUCTURE OF POETIC IMAGERY By J. B. DOUDS The present paper may be considered a case-study...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 369–371.
Published: 01 September 1944
... are commendatory, and Hand’s onomastical approach takes its distinctive place among those efforts with which disciplined scholarship is endeavoring to replace the “country vicar school of folklore.” FRANCISLEE UTLEY Ohio State University George Gascoigne’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 237–239.
Published: 01 June 1944
...John L. Lievsay Thomas C. Izard. New York: Columbia University Studies in English and Comparative Literature, No. 158, 1942. Pp. viii + 297. $3.75. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 REVIEWS George Whetstone: Mid-Elizabethan Gentleman of Letters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 581–589.
Published: 01 December 2016
...), the founding editor of the journal now known as Nineteenth-Century Literature , summarized and confirmed in his review of Praz: “There are indeed no heroes in George Eliot’s world: Amos Barton, her first fictional character, is introduced as the ‘quintessential extract of mediocrity.’ Nor, in fact...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 268–271.
Published: 01 June 2016
...J. Hillis Miller Spirit Becomes Matter: The Brontës, George Eliot, Nietzsche . By Staten Henry . Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press , 2014 . ix + 189 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 This highly original and important book demonstrates that Victorian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 315.
Published: 01 September 1946
...H. T. Webster Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 POSSIBLE INFLUENCE OF GEORGE GISSING’S WORKERS IN THE DAWN ON MAUGHAM’S OF HUMAN BONDAGE By H. T. WEBSTER Somerset Maugham has found material for two of his best novels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 37–50.
Published: 01 March 1948
...Walter Naumann Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 THE ARCHITECTURE OF GEORGE ELIOT’S NOVELS By WALTERNAUMANN In one of his essays on Flaubert, Henry James remarks that “style, beauty of intention and of effect” are seldom to be found...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 27–53.
Published: 01 March 2021
...James Kuzner Abstract This essay dwells on George Herbert’s “The Flower” and on how its speaker can love and praise God. Writing of praise and doubt, Stanley Cavell remarks that the problem of skepticism is partly a problem of finding an object that one can praise, a search that certainly occurs...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (3): 323–346.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Alexander Millen Abstract Literary historians often cite George Gissing’s New Grub Street (1891) as a chronicle of a waning literary scene, but his sentences offer altogether stranger demonstrations of how a threatened form of realism attempts to grasp a radically transformed and transforming...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 217–219.
Published: 01 June 1973
... the books he started. His career ended on a dying fall. So does Bell’s book. LAWRENCEWILLSON Unauersity of Calzfmnia, Santu Barbara The Shauaan Playpound: An Exploration of the Art of George Bernard Shaw. By MARGERYM. MORGAN.London: Methuen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 101–103.
Published: 01 March 1976
... on Emerson’s use of the dipodic line or hymn forms will go far to warm that cold fact. LAWRENCEWILLSON University of California, Santa Barbara George Orwell and the Origins of “1984.” By WILLIAMSTEINHOFF. Ann Arbor: University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (3): 219–241.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Ilona Bell Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 “SETTING FOOT INTO DIVINITY” GEORGE HERBERT AND THE ENGLISH REFORMATION By ILONA BELL Most critics of The Temple have taken George Herbert’s Angli- canism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (4): 408–411.
Published: 01 December 1978
...ILONA BELL FISH STANLEY. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1978. ix + 201 pp. $11.50. Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 4 08 K EV I E W S The Living Temple: George Herbert...