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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1995) 56 (2): 145–166.
Published: 01 June 1995
... romanticism and the institutions of cultural transmission. Godwin and the Republican Romance: Genre, Politics, and Contingency in Cultural History Jon Klancher [The] "possible" is, so to speak, a "gentrified," pacified contingency, a contin- gency with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 September 1948
... New York William Godwk : Enquiry concerning Political Justice and Its In- fluence on Morals and Happzness. Edited by F. E. L. PRIESTLEY. Three volumes. Toronto : The University of Toronto Press, 1946. $12.50. In reproducing and editing the third edition of William Godwin’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1943) 4 (1): 63–69.
Published: 01 March 1943
...F. E. L. Priestley Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 PLATONISM IN WILLIAM GODWIN’S POLITICAL JUSTICE By F. E. L. PRIESTLEY William Godwin’s Enquiry concerning Political Justice is usu- ally approached as a document...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 366–367.
Published: 01 September 1948
... by other critics, for example, Godwin’s insistence on the gradual and non-violent nature of the process by which institutions would disappear. He restores the balance upset by the excessive emphasis on the economic aspects of Godwin’s thought by his previous modern editors, who have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1953) 14 (1): 21–30.
Published: 01 March 1953
...Virgil R. Stallbaumer Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 HOLCROFT’S INFLUENCE ON POLITICAL JUSTICE By VIRGILR. STALLBAUMER Ever since it became known that Godwin acknowledged Thomas Holcroft as the second of his four principal oral instructors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2004) 65 (1): 69–92.
Published: 01 March 2004
... William Godwin’s—is as much a cure for as it is the legacy of Enlightenment thinking. Simi- larly, feminism is both antidote to and child of Enlightenment thought, sometimes hampered by the very philosophy that prompted its “birth.” I use scare quotes, of course, because there were feminisms before...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 September 1948
... Toronto Press, 1946. $12.50. In reproducing and editing the third edition of William Godwin’s Enquiry concerning Political Justice, Professor Priestley of the Uni- versity of Toronto has made generally available for the first time in over a century a book which is of interest to students...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 240–241.
Published: 01 June 1949
... the idealist sought throughout his life for a unified view of the universe, for a unity which would account for the one and the many, the existence of good and evil, and for freedom and necessity. Beginning in Queen Mcb as a disciple of Godwin’s philosophy of Political lwtice...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 241–242.
Published: 01 June 1949
... the idealist sought throughout his life for a unified view of the universe, for a unity which would account for the one and the many, the existence of good and evil, and for freedom and necessity. Beginning in Queen Mcb as a disciple of Godwin’s philosophy of Political lwtice...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1945
... William Godwin or Annette Vallon or both. The author can reconcile the sentimental and Gothic modes in the poem but is puzzled needlessly over the value of artistic contrast. That he has not always read his Wordsworth correctly is indicated by his startling assertion that the sailor in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 March 1945
... conception of the poem on William Godwin or Annette Vallon or both. The author can reconcile the sentimental and Gothic modes in the poem but is puzzled needlessly over the value of artistic contrast. That he has not always read his Wordsworth correctly is indicated by his startling assertion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1964) 25 (2): 223–224.
Published: 01 June 1964
... and early nineteenth centuries. Although Crabb Robinson’s is the most frequently quoted, Fanney Burney’s and Joseph Farington’s personal records are, each within its own sphere, invaluable. (Unfortunately, the diary of William Godwin, owned by Lord Abinger, is still unpublished, although...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 357–365.
Published: 01 September 1940
... are classified as tales of terror in the prevailing Gothic fashion and because Brown acknowledged inability to surpass William Godwin’s Cdeb Williams, much emphasis has been placed upon Brown’s relation- ship with Godwin, Anne Radcliffe, and Robert Bage as a novelist who combined...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 292–297.
Published: 01 September 1948
... includes her later celebrated love affairs with Gilbert Imlay and William God- win. However, we may obtain an account from Godwin’s Memoirs and Knowles’s Life of Henry Fuseli. Mary Wollstonecraft met Fuseli at the celebrated weekly meetings of the partisans of the French Revolution in 1790...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1989) 50 (2): 173–182.
Published: 01 June 1989
...), Maximilien Robespierre, John Thelwall, William Godwin, and finally Coleridge. In his analysis of Wordsworth’s movements from one human vehicle for revolutionary or reformist aspirations to another, Roe suggests the formative pressures on Wordsworth as the speaker of the “Waiting for the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1984) 45 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 March 1984
... it characterizes the poetry as well: for instance, the fragment “Charles the First,” allowing all of Scrivener’s political instincts full play, is given sustained treatment. Where Scrivener makes his most persuasive contribution, however, is in his continual sense of Godwin’s presence in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1984) 45 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 1984
... persuasive contribution, however, is in his continual sense of Godwin’s presence in Shelley’s intellectual formulations. Curiously enough, this is also a virtue of’ Dawson’s UnacknozcdedgedLegzslnfor, published while this book was in press. Dawson tends to treat Godwin more philosophically...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1991) 52 (3): 263–294.
Published: 01 September 1991
... Godwin presents an idealized portrait of Mary Woll- stonecraft that includes a candid history of her relationships. Godwin recounts her first meeting, at the age of sixteen, with Fanny Blood, two years her senior, “for whom she contracted a friendship so fervent, as for years to have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1991) 52 (2): 210–215.
Published: 01 June 1991
... some of the problems inherent in this tenacious distinction. Always mindful of recent theorists on culture and fiction, Spacks derives more strength still from eighteenth-century theorists like Johnson, Burke, Kames, Beattie, Reeve, and Godwin. Godwin’s distinction between a novel’s “moral” and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 366–368.
Published: 01 September 1951
..., Godwin’s political polemicism is Deism, only if we allow the new philosophy to be all of these things. Ostensibly, it is not. Professor Foster’s difficulties are conspicuously seen in his last chapter where he discusses the Gothic novel (Chapter IX) . Here Francesco...