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Published: 01 March 2016
Figure 4. George Saintsbury, footnote on “A Musical Instrument.” From A History of English Prosody ( 1910 ) Figure 4. George Saintsbury, footnote on “A Musical Instrument.” From A History of English Prosody (1910) More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1940) 1 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Lurline V. Simpson Edward Nobel Stone. Three Old French Chronicles of the Crusades (The History of the Holy War, The History of them that took Constantinople, The Chronicle of Reims) . Seattle: University of Washington Publications in Social Sciences, X, 1939. Pp. 377. $3.50. Copyright...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 133–145.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Patricia Ybarra This essay suggests that the erasure of such nineteenth-century works as Alfredo Chavero's Quetzalcóatl from mainstream Mexican theater histories has diminished the importance of theater as a mode of nation-building historiography even as national textbooks and archaeological...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2004) 65 (2): 316–319.
Published: 01 June 2004
...María Soledad Barbón How to Write the History of the New World: Histories,Epistemologies, and Identities in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World . By Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press,2001. xviii + 450 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2015) 76 (2): 137–157.
Published: 01 June 2015
... geological time to human history, challenging traditional theories of historical change. Drawing on this notion, Dipesh Chakrabarty outlines three theories of history. History 1 and 2 refer to liberalism and its postcolonial and postmodern critique, respectively. History 3, or post-Anthropocene history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1947) 8 (3): 368–369.
Published: 01 September 1947
... syl i ania The Coizcept “Sn!lc” in ibeluncen Criticimi: The History of the Conception “Sap” iiz the Ni d/elungcit Criticism f roni Lachninrziz to Heztslcr. By ELIZABETITEDROP EOTT NING. Bethlehem, Pennsyl- vania : Times Publishing Co., 1944. Pp. 254. This dissertation was...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1947) 8 (4): 419–425.
Published: 01 December 1947
...Arthur C. L. Brown Copyright © 1947 by Duke University Press 1947 IRISH FABULOUS HISTORY AND CHRETIEN’S PERCE VAL* By ARTHURC. L. BROWK Only recently has Lebor Gabhla Erenn, “The Book of the Taking of Ireland” (LG),become generally...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1947) 8 (4): 493–495.
Published: 01 December 1947
... en latin, et qu’il ai t lui-iiGme hit quelques-unes des 6pigraninies les plus connues du XVII“c siCcle et ylusieurs Cpitaphes nioins illustres. GEORCESMAY J’alc7 Univcrsity The Turk in Frerich History, I’lioztght, and Literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1975) 36 (3): 261–271.
Published: 01 September 1975
...Alan J. Singerman Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 HISTORY AS METAPHOR IN MME DE LAFAYETTE’S LA PRINCESSE DE CLEVES By ALANJ. SINGERMAN In the first published study of Mme de Lafayette’s La Princesse de...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1976) 37 (2): 179–195.
Published: 01 June 1976
...Jenijoy La Belle Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 THEODORE ROETHKE’S “THE LOST SON” FROM ARCHETYPES TO LITERARY HISTORY By JENIJOY LA BELLE Sooner or later in almost every lengthy study of Theodore...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1975) 36 (4): 418–425.
Published: 01 December 1975
... ESSAYS IN RENAISSANCE LITERARY HISTORY' By MICHAELMURRIN In their recent books John Steadman and Rosalie Colie have both tried to write a limited kind of literary history, the type that stresses criticism in the period. Neither succeeds, a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1951) 12 (3): 366–368.
Published: 01 September 1951
... College History of the Pre-Romantic Novel in England. By JAMES R. FOSTER.New York : The Modem Language Association of America, Monograph Series XVII, 1949. Pp. xi + 294. $4.50. Professor Foster observes that the aim of his monograph “is to give an account of the pre-romantic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1951) 12 (4): 502–503.
Published: 01 December 1951
...Paul Graham Trueblood E. R. Vincent. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1949. Pp. x + 135. $2.75. 502 Reviews Levelers. It can certainly be argued that ideas of progress emerge not because a philosophizing minority study history, but because an...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1952) 13 (3): 264–267.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Margaret M. Starkey Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 THE HISTORY OF IDEAS AND LITERARY STUDIES By MARGARETM. STARKEY The student of literature who attempts to adapt the history-of-ideas method to purposes of literary research feels a little...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1940) 1 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 March 1940
...Godfrey Davies Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 1 Among the papers that came to me as literary executor to Sir Charles Firth were notes for a lecture on biography and history. I saw these notes in 1914 and then urged their revision and completion for publication. Sir...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 143–147.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Joycelyn Moody Forgotten Readers: Recovering the Lost History of African American Literary Societies . By Elizabeth McHenry. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2002. xiv + 423 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Joycelyn Moody is associate professor of English at Saint Louis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 147–150.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Thomas Carmichael Sublime Desire: History and Post-1960s Fiction . By Amy J. Elias. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001. xxviii + 320 pp. Reviews Alliterative Revivals. By Christine Chism. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002. 327 pp. Contemporary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2005) 66 (3): 273–298.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Movement of People and Ideas between Britain and the Maghreb (2003). History, Literature, and Settler Colonialism in North Africa Mohamed-Salah Omri he novel Cassard le Berbère, published in 1921 by Robert Randau T(1873–1950), a key fi gure in the Francophone culture of Algeria, tells...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2005) 66 (3): 299–328.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Megan M. Ferry © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Megan M. Ferry is Luce Junior Professor of East Asian Studies and assistant professor of Chinese at Union College. She is currently revising a manuscript on early-twentieth-century Chinese women writers. Women’s Literary History...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Stephanie Newell The Portable Bunyan: A Transnational History of “The Pilgrim's Progress.” By Isabel Hofmeyr. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004. xii + 314 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Stephanie Newell lectures in postcolonial literature at the University...