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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 373–374.
Published: 01 September 1951
... ingenuity he contrives with amazing success to achieve comparable effects in English, notwithstanding all linguistic and stylistic discrepancies between the two tongues. MARGARETSCHLAUCH University of Warsaw Goethe, The Poet. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1952) 13 (3): 313.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Curtis C. D. Vail Curtis C. D. Vail 313 Goethe on Human Creativeness and Other Goethe Essays. Edited by ROLF KINGin association with CALVINBROWN and ERICHFUNKE Athens, Georgia : University of Georgia Press, 1950. Pp. xxvii + 252...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1953) 14 (2): 224–225.
Published: 01 June 1953
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1951) 12 (4): 504–505.
Published: 01 December 1951
... would actually demand the joint efforts of a trained Goethe scholar and a trained Hauptmann scholar to achieve any kind of completeness. It should be said, however, that this work represents a firm step forward toward recognition of the problem. Throughout his life Haupt- mann’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1952) 13 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 1952
... the date of Bruford’s preface); Jantz’s “Goethe’s Faust as a Renaissance Man” probably appeared too late for the results to be embodied in the chapter on Fuust. When Bruford singles out Gerstenberg as the one whose criticism and drama called forth Lessing’s derogatory remarks on “genius...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1952) 13 (3): 277–284.
Published: 01 September 1952
...John Hennig Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 GOETHE AND DE CANDOLLE By JOHN HENNIG Goethe’s knowledge of the French language has been taken so much for granted that its development and manifestations have not been systematically...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1965) 26 (3): 482–483.
Published: 01 September 1965
... of Goethe. By HENRYHATFIELD. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1964. xi + 283 pp. $5.95. “Professor Hatfield has a fascinating story to tell, and he does it full justice. He steers a middle course between that rejection of German Hellenism which marked E. M. Butler’s erratic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1945) 6 (3): 362–365.
Published: 01 September 1945
... dates given for the letters. But it is a welcome and authoritative addition to Robinsoniana. Its very modesty is no small part of its charm, and certainly no fair indication of its value. LOUISEDAUNER State University of Iowa Goethe and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 March 1945
...Percy Matenko Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 THE GOETHE, SCHILLER, AND BYRON TRANSLATIONS OF THE SAALING ALBUM By PERCYMATENKO While looking through the Bancroft material deposited in the MS Division of the New York Public...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1946) 7 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 March 1946
... Goethe (1790-1939) :A Contribu- tion to the Study of the Relation of Gerwzan Catholicism to Secular Culture. By WILLIAMJ. MULLOY.Berkeley and Los Angeles : Uni- versity of California Publications in Modern Philology, Vol. XXIV, No. 4, 1944. Pp. viii + 357-457. $1.00. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1946) 7 (2): 205–217.
Published: 01 June 1946
... to the German poet Goethe occur. These references are not limited to one certain period of Bayard Taylor’s life but bear vivid evidence of the deep attachment he felt for Goethe throughout his earthly career. We are told by Albert H. Smyth that a great passion for literature and for men of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1946) 7 (4): 501.
Published: 01 December 1946
...A. Closs Fritz Strich. Bern, 1946. Pp. 408. Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 REVIEWS Goethe und die Weltliteratur. By FRITZSTRICH. Bern, 1946. Pp. 408. This monumental work is the ripe fruit of a scholarly mind and at the same time of a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1998) 59 (2): 231–259.
Published: 01 June 1998
... currently working on a book-length study of Georg Büchner. Skullduggery: Goethe and Oken, Natural Philosophy and Freedom of the Press Helmut Muller-Sievers For Giza von MolnPr on his sixty-fifth birthday There seems to be a blemish on Goethe’s portrait as the benign elder...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 258–260.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Catriona MacLeod Goethe As Woman: The Undoing of Literature . By Benjamin Bennett. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2001. 274 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Ideographia: The Chinese Cipher in Early Modern Europe. By David Porter. Stan- ford, Calif.: Stanford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1990) 51 (4): 562–564.
Published: 01 December 1990
... University Goethe. The Poet and the Age. Vol. 1, The Poetry of Desire (1749-1 790). By Nicholas Boyle. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1991. xx + 807 pp. $37.50. As the inventor of the historicized autobiography that sets the inner life in the context of the outer life and times, Goethe has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1978) 39 (2): 202–205.
Published: 01 June 1978
..., 1976. 340 pp. $17.50. The novel fascinated Goethe throughout his life. He read and commented on innumerable works in the genre from Cervantes through Scott and Sten- dhal, and over a period of more than half a century, he wrote and rewrote four novels of his own. Of these only the first...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1963) 24 (2): 215–217.
Published: 01 June 1963
... sketch. LORE B. FOLTIN University of Pittsburgh llae German Imuge of Goethe. By WOLFGANGLEPPMANN. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1961. Pp. xv 4- 220. 38s. This book presents the first expansive treatment in the English language of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 101.
Published: 01 March 1949
... heredi- tary jest, against laughing prematurely or excessively at one’s own jest, and against many other evil practices of jesters, ancient and modern. JOHN ALEXANDERKELLY Haverford College I1 Dramma di Margherita; Interpretazione dal Goethe. By CARLO...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1949) 10 (3): 264–280.
Published: 01 September 1949
...August Closs ∗ Delivered as one of the Walker-Ames lectures at the invitation of the University of Washington, Seattle, April 9, 1948. GOETHE AND KIERKEGAARD’ ( 1749-1832) (1813-1855) By AUGUSTCLOSS I wanted to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1949) 10 (3): 400–401.
Published: 01 September 1949
...Carl Hammer, Jr REVIEWS Goethe’s Autobiography: Poetry and Truth from My Own Life. By JOHANN WOLFGANGVON GOETHE.Translated by R. 0. MOON.Washington: Public Affairs Press, 1949. Pp. xvi 4- 700. $5.00. Only those who have tried for some...