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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (2): 156–157.
Published: 01 June 1957
... and Alexander. This severe limitation is most unfair to such American editors as Parrott, Craig, Campbell, Bald, and Harrison, for instance, who are not mentioned and presumably were not consulted. Sisson is a handwriting expert. It is natural that he should stress the value in textual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 194–210.
Published: 01 June 1947
... irregular scraps. Title as listed. Undated and unsigned. Watermarks: “1806” on 3 leaves; “11” on the others. The MS shows an extensive revision; several leaves arc copies of others, probably in ltiss Pigot’s handwriting. One version of this poem first appeared in Yorms...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 319–341.
Published: 01 September 1947
... of a Commonplace Book begin ; they occupy seventy-two and one-half pages. In Miss Wade’s opinion the handwriting is all Thomas Traherne’s. The entries in the Coni- monplace Book must have b.een begun not earlier than 1669, since they consist of extracts from a work of which the first part was printed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 March 1961
... of a demonstrably later date than the fair copy, it should perhaps be treated as a separate, though related, poem. (2) When more than one fair copy exists: (a) If the handwriting or other evidence indicates diflering dates, the lat- est will be reproduced. This assumes that we...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 175–188.
Published: 01 June 1971
... of the early sections of Vanity Fair, chapter structure was never a very important consideration with Thackeray). Since Thackeray had two secretaries for this novel, two personal handwritings, nomadically picked up his notepaper where he found it (four club crests are to be found-surely a record...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 March 1946
... memorials to be presented to the Board of Trade from a notebook in the handwriting of William Byrd 11, shows how closely the anonymous author and William Byrd I1 agree on the major issues facing the plantation owners of Virginia. It may be possible to establish the authorship of the anonymous essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 507–515.
Published: 01 December 1942
... Spenser was openly courting the favor of this great noble. It is also very significant that in 1601, when Essex’s secre- tary, Green, made copies for preservation of the Earl’s most impor- tant papers, Spenser’s View was among them. These papers, all in Green’s handwriting, and with the View...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 March 1948
...) ; and “botched” for “patched” (p. 346). Since Melville’s handwriting is notoriously ob- scure, the reference to variants in other editions is a necessity in order to attest the careful deliberation in the editor’s final decision. It would be grossly unfair to omit mention of Professor Vincent’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 45–48.
Published: 01 March 1940
... to have been the composer of the music to “The Tempest’’ on its first production :? no scrap of it has, I believe, come down to our day; but I have before me a song by the same musician, in his own handwriting, and with very clever words : I do not suppose that he wrote the words as well...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 195–196.
Published: 01 June 1954
... respect, Mrs. Sutherland is an outstanding specialist. She has made a particular study of La Fontaine’s handwriting and of the manuscripts attributed to him, both in European and American libraries, and has provided as an appendix to her book (pp. 183-86) a wise and cautious summary of her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 438–444.
Published: 01 December 1950
... handwriting, his scribble is nearly impossible to decipher. I have tried to give a literal reproduction of the letters. In one instance, where the word is unreadable, I have so indicated it; I have bracketed any dates not written by Miller. I have kept all ascertainable errors in grammar...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 173–174.
Published: 01 June 1956
... important is the evolution of “Starting from Paumanok,” first called “Premonition,” in which the fluctuation of the poet’s literary purposes may be seen. This edition has, therefore, both textual and biographical significance. By a close study of paper, ink, handwriting, subject matter...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 174–175.
Published: 01 June 1956
..., ink, handwriting, subject matter, and sometimes even of the pinholes that reveal which scraps of paper were once pinned together in a sequence, the editor has been able to determine, in most cases with convinc- ing plausibility, the order of composition and the relationship of parts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 282–283.
Published: 01 September 1962
... that the “Gantelet” and the “Tournay” are obviously written over erasures which cannot be deciphered. By a comparison of handwriting, miniatures, and other factors found in different manuscripts from the same time and place, Pickford concludes that this scribe was really Micheau Gonnot of Crozant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 March 1946
... in the writing. A preliminary checking of the material in this book, containing as it does the drafts of two memorials to be presented to the Board of Trade from a notebook in the handwriting of William Byrd 11, shows how closely the anonymous author and William Byrd I1 agree on the major issues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 510–512.
Published: 01 December 1943
..., never published in any form by Words- worth, seem to be about a portrait, probably of Miss Fenwick. The fifth passage is a quatrain of no value. The sixth is the most im- portant. It is a rough draft in Wordsworth’s own handwriting of 512 Reviews lines 451-458...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 1948
...), that this study is definitive and final. Particularly welcome, it seems to me, are the numerous facsimiles of Hager’s handwriting and musical notation, the translation into modern musical writing of Hager’s seventeen Tone by Edward B. Lawton, and the careful biographical and historical treatment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 101–103.
Published: 01 March 1952
... handwriting, together with the poet’s known signatures, which are the only basis for comparison. In the field of interptetative criticism, Miss Elizabeth Marie Pope analyzes “The Renaissance Background of Measure for Measure” in a study of the light which the popular religious textbooks...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 June 1954
... Fontaine’s handwriting and of the manuscripts attributed to him, both in European and American libraries, and has provided as an appendix to her book (pp. 183-86) a wise and cautious summary of her findings in this field. Throughout her book Mrs. Sutherland maintains a careful balance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 508–511.
Published: 01 December 1949
... in official form by a calligrapher, this particular letter is entirely in Frederick’s own handwriting, probably because he was with his army on maneuvers at the time. Extract eines Konig. Cabinets ordre d.d. Lager vor Jaromir den 30. J~ly1778. Mein lieber Etats Minister Freiherr von...