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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1945) 6 (2): 237.
Published: 01 June 1945
...Ralph M. Wardle Stewart C. Wilcox. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1943. Pp. xi + 94. $1.50. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 Ralph M. Wardle 237 Hazlitt in the Workshop: The Manuscript of “The Fight.” Tran- scribed with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 158–167.
Published: 01 June 1949
...B. Bernard Cohen Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 WILLIAM HAZLITT : BONAPARTIST CRITIC OF THE EXCURSION By 13. BERNARDCOHEN In 1517 Williaiii Hazlitt published Thc Roziizd Tabls, a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1966) 27 (2): 228–229.
Published: 01 June 1966
... should often be challenged and modified. LEWISM. KNAPP Co 1orad o Co 11 ege Hazlitt and the Creative Imagination. By W. P. ALBRECHT.Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1965. 203 pp. $4.00. W. F? Albrecht’s new book on Hazlitt is a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 185–186.
Published: 01 June 1941
...Stewart C. Wilcox Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 HAZLITT ON SYSTEMATIC IN CONTRAST TO FAMILIAR COMPOSITION By STEWARTC. WILCOX In his essay “On Genius and Common Sense” William Hazlitt defends his method of setting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1952) 13 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 June 1952
... William Halolitt and the Malthusiart Controversy. By WILLIAMP. ALBRECHT. Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Publications in Language and Literature, No. 4, 1950. Pp. 124. $1.00. Dr. Albrecht wisely studies Hazlitt’s views on Malthus in the context of contemporary backgrounds and of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1948) 9 (4): 418–423.
Published: 01 December 1948
...Stewart C. Wilcox Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 HAZLITT’S APHORISMS By STEWARTC. WILCOX The French have consciously treated the aphorism as a minor genre of literature, whereas the critics, by neglect rather than by open state...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1956) 17 (4): 352–356.
Published: 01 December 1956
... been uncertain of its nature or ignorant of its location. In his chapter on “The New Criticism,” in ChnrZes Lamb and His Contmporarics (1933), Edmund Blunden writes : “Two or three years ago, the manuscript of a long and perfectly written review of Hazlitt’s Table Talk, by Lamb...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1945) 6 (2): 237–238.
Published: 01 June 1945
...Gay Wilson Allen Henry Seidel Canby. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1943. Pp. 381. $3.75. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 Ralph M. Wardle 237 Hazlitt in the Workshop: The Manuscript of “The Fight.” Tran- scribed with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 439–447.
Published: 01 December 1944
... merely for useful or decorative devices, but for instruction in the art of poetic narration. His guide in this matter, as in others, was Hazlitt. 1 Note, for example, the use of Chaucerian phrases in the letter to Reynolds of Nov. 22, 1817; “Gadfly” lines to Tom, July 17, 1818; letter to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1966) 27 (2): 226–228.
Published: 01 June 1966
.... LEWISM. KNAPP Co 1orad o Co 11 ege Hazlitt and the Creative Imagination. By W. P. ALBRECHT.Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1965. 203 pp. $4.00. W. F? Albrecht’s new book on Hazlitt is a notable example of that intellec- tual approach characterized by lucid exegesis, wide...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1952) 13 (4): 356–362.
Published: 01 December 1952
... was Hazlitt. How inadequate this is, the present article will, I trust, illustrate. 2 All references to Macaulay are to the Oxford edition of his Literary Essays Contributed to the Edinburgh Review. 3 “He who, in an enlightened and literary society, aspires to be a greater poet, must...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1988) 49 (4): 399–403.
Published: 01 December 1988
...), apparently presumes that these negative traits are more apt to render utilitarian ethics less benevolent in economics than, say, in religion or politics. For Reiman, Hume is right about freethinking but wrong about free market. Charles Lamb and William Hazlitt are the first romantic authors in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1952) 13 (2): 218–219.
Published: 01 June 1952
...Harry H. Burns Richard Chase. New York: Macmillan Company, 1949. Pp. xiii + 305. $4.50. Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 218 Reviews At the same time, Dr. Albrecht stresses Hazlitt’s criticisms which are still pertinent, especially...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 425–437.
Published: 01 December 1950
... 426 Romantic Writers and Edmund Kean William Hazlitt. From the beginning of his career as theatrical critic, he had been primarily interested in acting, but he had never admired the reserve and statuesque dignity of John Philip Kemble. Therefore, the new passionate style of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1947) 8 (4): 504–505.
Published: 01 December 1947
... influenced various aestheticians, essayists, and poets, such as Alison, Hazlitt, Coleridge, and Wordsworth; and more at length shows that Keats’s theory and practice of poetry were in some ways indebted to the widespread interest in the new ideas. Caldwell properly emphasizes the very...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 204–205.
Published: 01 June 1977
... sublime to the visionary sublime” (p. lo), and he suggests that Dennis, Ali- KOBERT W. UPHAUS 205 son, Hazlitt, and Keats represent the tradition and development of the vi- sionary sublime, whereas Addison, Burke, Gerard, and Knight represent the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1959) 20 (4): 315–320.
Published: 01 December 1959
... responsible for the inclusion of Hazlitt’s essay on one of the prints in an 1833 edition of Hogarth’s works. The clearly written autograph letter is now, appropriately, pre- served in the National Portrait Gallery of Lond0n.l It is addressed to “Messrs. Nichols / 25 Parliament Street” and is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1980) 41 (4): 346–362.
Published: 01 December 1980
... on moral sense of the vanity of human wishes, the hunger of imagination, and envy in its various pathologies-that read- ers have regularly wondered whether he was, strictly speaking, a moral- 350 JOHNSON AND THE ORIGIN OF MORALE ist at all. William Hazlitt had no...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1983) 44 (3): 251–266.
Published: 01 September 1983
..., like that of a magic lantern show,G Wil- liam Hazlitt, using much the same comparison, found it merely pro- voking. He likened it to a “phantasmagoria,” a type of magic lantern show which treated spectators to a series of projected figures that, shrinking or growing, would seem to advance on...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1964) 25 (4): 498–499.
Published: 01 December 1964
... they do not testify convincingly to the critics’ capacity for aesthetic evaluation. It is especially painful when a critic like Hazlitt, who, we know, could have done much better, leaves us with this: “Dryden’s comedies have all the point that there is in ribaldry, and all the humour that...