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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 373–374.
Published: 01 September 1951
... 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 KARL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 313.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Curtis C. D. Vail Rolf King, Calvin Brown, and Erich Funke. Athens, Georgia: University of Georgia Press, 1950. Pp. xxvii + 252. $5.00. Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 Curtis C. D. Vail 313 Goethe on Human...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 362–365.
Published: 01 September 1945
... no fair indication of its value. LOUISEDAUNER State University of Iowa Goethe and the Greeks. By HUMPHRYTREVELYAN. Cambridge : Uni- versity Press, 1941 ; New York: Macmillan, 1942. Pp. xvi + 321. $3.75. This publication, in the author’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (1998) 59 (2): 231–259.
Published: 01 June 1998
... is 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 (1946) 7 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 March 1946
... of 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 letters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 243–245.
Published: 01 June 2020
... on governmentality and the care of the self. The examination of Goethe’s literary work perceptively attends to the writer’s keen interest in plant morphology, while the interpretation of Penthesilea centers on philosophies of subjectivity and the topos of mutual, intersubjective mirroring, which course through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 375–376.
Published: 01 September 1948
... literature as well. The book is also very valuable as a work of reference. The bibliography is carefully selected and adequate. LYDIABAER Swarthmore College The Correspondence of Johann Caspar Goethe. By F. H. REINSCH. Berkeley and Los Angeles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 85–86.
Published: 01 March 1954
... of Wisconsin, 1953. Pp. xiii + 400. $5.00. These two volumes in honor of the respective deans of Goethe scholarship in England and the United States deserve a place in every good library and a far more adequate discussion than our pages allow to Festschriften. The former is, as the title...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 189.
Published: 01 June 1954
... and admirably illustrated book should need a map, but Droplaugursona saga seems to demand it. R. GEORGETHOMAS Cardiff, Wales Southwest Goethe Festival: A Collection of Nine Papers. Edited by GILBERTJ. JORDAN. Dallas: Southern...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 252–258.
Published: 01 September 1954
...Max Dufner © 1954 University of Washington 1954 GOETHE, JOHANN GEORG SCHLOSSER, AND “DER KRANKE PASCAL” By MAX DUFNER The only reference to Blake Pascal in Goethe’s works, aside from the text of Goethe’s translation of Diderot’s Le Neveu de...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (1963) 24 (2): 215–217.
Published: 01 June 1963
.... 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 the Wirkungsgeschichte of Goethe in Germany. Wolfgang...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 Tyranny...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (4): 562–564.
Published: 01 December 1990
... 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 left his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 509–511.
Published: 01 December 1950
... of the references tedious. A. M. SAUERLANDER University of Wushington The Dream in Gerhart Hauptmann. By JOHN JACOB WEISERT.New York: King’s Crown Press, 1949. Pp. 120. v.25. Gerhart Hauptmann and Goethe. By SIEGFRIEDH. MULLER. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 March 1951
... burgerlichen Bddung. By PAULRILLA. Berlin: Bruno Henschel & Sohn, 1949. Pp. 88. DM 3.50. Paul Rilla has set out to debunk-not Goethe, but the picture of Goethe as drawn by the literary historians. Their work affords a keen-eyed critic a wonderful outing. Applying what he calls the Marx...