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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 42–60.
Published: 01 March 1968
... sources of value which are available only in the Highlands. Like Odysseus after the journey to the underworld, he is a better man for what he has gone through. Yet our relationship to this fiction is not that of the typical romance. In romance we identify both with the hero in his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (4): 517–539.
Published: 01 December 2007
... as parties became entrenched on both sides; the cause célèbre of the time continues to interest critics of cul- tural change in the late eighteenth century. Fairly rapidly, however, the heat went out of the debate. When the committee appointed by the Highland Society of Scotland in 1795 to inquire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 March 1961
... Jackson. “The Situation of the Scottish Gaelic Language,” Lochlann , I (1958), 229–34. THE CULTURAL STATUS OF SCOTTISH GAELIC A HUMANISTIC INTERPRETATION By CHARLESW. DUNN~ For at least four centuries the Gaelic spoken in the Highlands and Western Islands...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (2): 205–208.
Published: 01 June 1989
... of “Othello.” Amherst: University of Mas- sachusetts Press, 1989. viii + 159 pp. $22.50. Callaghan, Dympna. Woman and Gender in Renaissance Tragedy: A Study of “King Lear,” “OthelloThe Duchess ofMalji,”and “The White Devil.” Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Humanities Press International, 1989. viii...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (4): 489–500.
Published: 01 December 1946
... perfection of the noble savage. Moreover, Jeffrey did not thus idealize the primitive cultures of Greece, India, or the Teutonic peoples; nor did he make any such implication as to even the Scottish Highlanders : he thought them superior to English peasants, it is true, but not to the cultivated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 495–525.
Published: 01 December 2009
...), Waverley drew to a close with a literary genealogy featuring two female moralists/ novelists of unexceptionable character and a Highland poetess (Mrs. Grant of Laggan) . . . while strongly implying an immaculate concep- tion in 1805. (“Popular Fiction,” 52) Recovering...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (1): 93–130.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Marble Paper 111 the impact of her song and his querying it. He does not quote her words, for they are not in his language but in a form of Gaelic, the lan- guage spoken in the Scottish Highlands whence the Reaper comes. (Wordsworth’s source calls the language Erse.)23...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 323–328.
Published: 01 September 1978
.... The Languages of Joseph Conrad. Amsterdam: Rodopi, Costerus, n.s., 7, 1978. 87 pp. $11.75, paper. Distributed in U.S.A. by Humanities Press, At- lantic Highlands, X.J. 07716. Probyn, Clive Ieditor). The Arf ofJonuthan Swzft. New York: Harper &- Row, Barnes k Noble Critical Study, 1978. 215 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (4): 403–404.
Published: 01 December 1976
...Robert O. Payne Eleanor Goddard Worthen and Margaret Goddard Holt. Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Humanities Press, 1974. vi + 257 pp. $10.00. Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 KOHEK?’ 0.PAYNE 403 Alphabet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (3): 308–312.
Published: 01 September 1980
... and His Theme. Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Hu- manities Press, 1980. xiii + 414 pp. $24.50. Huppertsberg, Carla. Das Irland-Bild im Erzahlwerk von Someruille €3Ross: Intention- Gestaltzing-Rezeption. Bonn: Bouvier, Gesamthochschule Wuppertal, Schriften- reihe Literaturwissenschaft, 11, 1980...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 257–271.
Published: 01 September 1974
... of Byron was the world of his childhood: the Scottish Highlands, Newstead Abbey, Harrow. In his earliest poems -most of them-in Hours of Idleness-he writes about these places fie- quently with nostalgia and yearning. The poems on the Scottish High- lands indicate the origin of his love...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (4): 425–430.
Published: 01 December 1978
...”: A Transcription and Collation of the 1498 Edition with Caxton2from the “General Prologue” Through “The Knight’s Tale.” Amsterdam: Rodopi, Costerus, n.s., 10, 1978. 223 pp. $19.25, paper. Distributed in U.S.A. by Humanities Press, Atlantic Highlands, N.J. 077 16. Jackson, Wallace. The Probable...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 254–256.
Published: 01 June 1940
..., Are You Waukin’ Yet,” and in the Edinburgh which greeted Bonnie Prince Charlie and his kilted Highlanders, With sour-faced Whigs the Grassmarket was crarnm’d As if half of the West had set tryst to be hang‘d. Though the Highlanders of ’45 were doubtless shaggier, hairier...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 403–413.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Poetry . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2008 . McNeil, Kenneth. Scotland, Britain, Empire: Writing the Highlands, 1760–1860 . Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2007 . Newman, Steve. Ballad Collection, Lyric, and the Canon: The Call of the Popular from the Restoration to the New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (4): 415–422.
Published: 01 December 1977
...: Athlone Press, University of London, Ath- lone French Poets, 1977. 153 pp. $11.00, cloth; $5.00, paper. Distributed in U.S.A. by Humanities Press, Atlantic Highlands, N.J. 07716. (editor). Henri Michaux: Au Pays de la Magie. London: Athlone Press, Uni- versity of London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 212–215.
Published: 01 June 1977
...Samuel Hynes Barbara Hardy. London: Athlone Press, University of London, 1975. xiii + 279 pp. Distributed in U.S.A. by Humanities Press, Atlantic Highlands, N.J. $16.00. Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 212 KEVIEWS...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (2): 225–228.
Published: 01 June 1983
... BOOKS RECEIVED Das, Manas Mukul. Thomas Hardy: Poet of Tragzc Vision. Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Humanities Press, 1983. x + 147 pp. $10.75. Draine, Betsy. Substance under Pressure: Artistic Coherence and Evolving Form in the Novels of Doris Lessing. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (1): 3–22.
Published: 01 March 1983
... Superstitions of the Highlands of Scotland,” which also demonstrates its author’s awareness of the demonic and his concern with the sources of poetic power, merits close attention. The political odes, addressed to Peace or Liberty or mourning the death of a sol- dier in battle, are relatively neglected...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (1): 92–96.
Published: 01 March 1979
.... “Invisible Man’s’’ Literary Heritage: “Benito Cereno” and “Moby Dick.” Amsterdam: Kodopi, Costerus, n.s., 12, 1978. v 145 pp. $16.75. Distributed in U.S.A. by Humanities Press, Atlantic Highlands, N.J. 07716. Sollors, Werner. Amiri BarakalLeRoi Jones: The Quest for a “Populist Modernism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (4): 436–440.
Published: 01 December 1983
.... Nageswara. Ernest Heminpay: A Study of His Rhetoric. Atlantic Highlands, N.J.: Humanities Press, 1983. viii + 134 pp. $10.00. Sayre, Henry M. The Visual Text of William Carlos Williams. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1983. 152 pp. $12.95. Shurr, William H. The Marriage...