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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1959) 20 (2): 198–199.
Published: 01 June 1959
... English Poetry from Drydm to Gray. By JEAN H. HAGSTRUM.Chicago: University of Chi- cago Press, 1958. Pp. xxii + 337. 32 plates. $7.50. This is a beautifully planned and executed work of scholarship, which will be of the greatest value both to the general student interested in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 445–449.
Published: 01 December 1950
...E. H. Eby Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 DID WHITMAN WRITE THE GOOD GRAY POET? By E. H. EBY It is generally accepted that William Douglas O’Connor wrote The Good Gray Poet. The book is dated September 2, 1865, signed by O’Connor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 481–507.
Published: 01 December 2008
... analyzing literary influence. The Picture of Dorian Gray is the test case for such adaptations. I examine two forms of influence: local allusion and global revision of thematic and narrative structures. The psychology of memory for language provides tools for distinguishing among allusions by stressing the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2008) 69 (3): 426–431.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Richard T. Gray On Creaturely Life: Rilke, Benjamin, Sebald . By Eric L. Santner. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006. xxii + 219 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Richard T. Gray is Byron W. and Alice L. Lockwood Professor in the Humanities at the University of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2011) 72 (3): 369–397.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Richard T. Gray Economics and aesthetics emerged in the mid-eighteenth century as scientific enterprises concerned fundamentally with questions of value. But whereas economics sought to jettison imaginary and subjective investments from its theory of value and to insist on principles of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1996) 57 (3): 512–515.
Published: 01 September 1996
...Richard T. Gray Louis Dumont. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994. x + 250 pp. $32.50. Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 512 MLQ I September 1996 Both the abundant data and the ingenious argument based on them have great...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1989) 50 (4): 337–356.
Published: 01 December 1989
...DAVE GRAY; JEANNE SHAMI Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 POLITICAL ADVICE IN DONNE’S DEVOTIONS NO MAN IS AN ISLAND By DAVEGRAY and JEANNE SHAMI Rooted in a providential view of history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1978) 39 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 June 1978
...FLOYD GRAY L. REGOSIN RICHARD. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1977. 274 pp. $11.75. Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 REVIEWS The Matter of My Book: Montaigne’s “Essais” as the Book of the SelJ By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 June 1972
...Floyd Gray P. M. Smith. London: University of London, Athlone Press, 1970. vii + 320 pp. $11.25. Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 186 REVIEWS bit cloying, as when we are told of “the pebbly feel” of Pearl, lines...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1961) 22 (1): 79–86.
Published: 01 March 1961
...Floyd Gray Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 THE UNITY OF MONTAIGNE IN THE ESSAIS By FLOYDGRAY The more Montaigne has been studied, the less complex he has been made to seem. Confronted by his multiplicity, scholars of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1974) 35 (3): 331–332.
Published: 01 September 1974
...George Woodcock Nigel Gray. New York: Barnes & Noble, 1973. 227 pp. $10.50. Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 C; EOKGE WOODCOCK .YY I The.Silent Majority: A Study of the Working Class in Postwar British Fic...
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Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 1. Average SOC proximity score per year for all sampled novels, 1923–50. Each point represents the average score for all sampled novels published in that year. The black line is the fitted regression line for 1923–34, showing a statistically significant upward trend. The gray bar More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1968) 29 (3): 367–373.
Published: 01 September 1968
... 11 U n iversi ty The German Tradition in Literature, 1871-1945. By RONALDGRAY. Cam- bridge: At the University Press, 1965. viii + 384 pp. $11.50. Ronald Gray’s study is not easy to review. Its main thesis is altogether suggestive and has been argued by French and German critics: it is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1997) 58 (2): 233–236.
Published: 01 June 1997
...Andreas Huyssen T. Gray Richard. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1995. xv + 390 pp. $55.00. Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Huyssen I Review 233 of suffering in favor of its collaborative mimesis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1975) 36 (4): 431–432.
Published: 01 December 1975
...Marcel Tetel Floyd Gray. Paris: A.-G. Nizet, 1974. 215 pp. Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 KOBEKT P. CREED 43 1 certain just how we get to his five-contour theory and what we have when we get there. But I think...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1967) 28 (4): 498–499.
Published: 01 December 1967
... influence this idea exercised over very diverse talents in the course of the century. The task is difficult and well worth doing. For despite what Spacks well shows, that the reputations of individual poets have changed greatly in recent years (the decline in Gray’s reputation is most notable...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1992) 53 (4): 393–408.
Published: 01 December 1992
..., bardh from Welsh bardd, and bard from Irish, employed as in 1 Matthew Arnold saw an age of prose that “involves some repression and silencing of poetry,” so that Gray “has not the volume or the power of poets . . . in times more favourableTheStudy of Poetry,” in English Literuture and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1994) 55 (3): 339–341.
Published: 01 September 1994
... Revolution” ( 120). Sundquist’s resuscitation of Nat Turner’s “as-told-to”text from Thomas Gray’s authorial management will be especially interesting to students of African American literature. Noting that criticism has traditionally empha- sized the unreliability of Gray’s narrative, Sundquist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2015) 76 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 March 2015
... . xv + 295 pp. © 2015 by University of Washington 2015 Heart Beats: Everyday Life and the Memorized Poem. By Catherine Robson. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012. xv + 295 pp. Catherine Robson’s Heart Beats uses specific poems (Felicia Hemans’s “Casa- bianca,” Thomas Gray’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2010) 71 (2): 222–225.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Klaus Hofmann Milton and the Victorians . By Erik Gray. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009. ix + 183 pp. University of Washington 2010 Klaus Hofmann is professor emeritus of English literature at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main. Recent publications...