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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (4): 388–392.
Published: 01 December 1987
.... DANIELG. CALUER University of California, Los Angeles The Politics of Mirth: Jonson, Herrick, Milton, Manlell, and the Defense of Old Holiday Pnstinzes. By LEAHS. MARCUS.Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1986. ix + 319 pp. $29.00. The Politics of Mirth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 331–362.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Wife ), ideological argumentation ( The Country Gentleman ), and ambivalent or ironic presentation of conflicted or unstable values ( The Man of Mode ). London can be fun ( The Shoemaker’s Holiday ), glamorous ( The Lady of Pleasure ), wicked ( Friendship in Fashion ), low ( The Roaring Girl ), ugly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 262–264.
Published: 01 September 1960
... Twelfth Xight are, according to C. L. Barber, closely related to the “saturnalian” traditions of the popular theater and popular holiday. In his stimulating introductory chapters, the saturnalian pat- tern with its basic movement, from restraint to release and through release to humorous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 264–265.
Published: 01 September 1960
... of the idations (it comedy to analogcrus forms of symbolic action in folk ritual. Recognizing though he does in Falstaff the remarkable fusion oi stage clo\vniiig arid hoIiday folly, lie stresses the fact that the tension betwc.cn holiday and exryday life can bc understood only in the relation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 261–262.
Published: 01 September 1960
... holiday. In his stimulating introductory chapters, the saturnalian pat- tern with its basic movement, from restraint to release and through release to humorous understanding, is thoroughly explored. Shakespeare’s festive come- dies and English holidays with their lords of misrule...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 223–225.
Published: 01 June 1994
.... The holiday customs of electing a Summer King or Christmas Prince that seem today to be mere parodies of monarchical cere- monies for purposes of temporary saturnalian entertainment, actually orig- inated, she argues, as imitations of serious, real-life attempts at alternative government...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (3): 274–288.
Published: 01 September 1972
... this disguise is providing herself with freedom in its manifestation as time. In Shakespeare’s Festive Comedy (1959), C. L. Barber made us aware of how important the concept of holiday is to Shakespearean comedy as a whole, where dramatic worlds often mirror the freedom of festival time when...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1948
...; and one may question the wisdom of treating the Prose Romances as representing the “Holiday of the Reformer” (Chapter 5). There is little point, however, in carping over minor matters in a work of obviously major significance to students of William Morris and the Victorian Age...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 172–173.
Published: 01 June 1956
..., that of A Stmy-Teller‘s Holiday which is partly autobiographical but mostly a retelling of some of the old Irish legends, and which some readers consider to be Moore’s “most joyous book.” The complexities of the bibliographical problems due to Moore’s seemingly endless revisions have led...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 173–174.
Published: 01 June 1956
... of the major works. However, there is one rather peculiar and unexplained omission, that of A Stmy-Teller‘s Holiday which is partly autobiographical but mostly a retelling of some of the old Irish legends, and which some readers consider to be Moore’s “most joyous book.” The complexities...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (4): 425–433.
Published: 01 December 1964
... him from nature and society: “he didn’t belong-belong to the early summer sun, the cool Whitsun wind off the sea, the holiday crowd’’ (p. 3). Faced with this threat, Hale seeks to lose himself in the crowd. His present vocation, to remain disguised to the public, in time revealing himself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 90–92.
Published: 01 March 1972
... and therefore the method are more polemical than critical. And the chapter which brings to- gether “He,” “Holiday,” and Noon Wine in order to study the ironic inter- play between articulation and inarticulation is challenging and original, but at a cost: for the second time in Liberman’s book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (4): 386–388.
Published: 01 December 1987
..., Manlell, and the Defense of Old Holiday Pnstinzes. By LEAHS. MARCUS.Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1986. ix + 319 pp. $29.00. The Politics of Mirth is a poised and learned book. Leah Marcus takes as her subject the relations between politics and culture in the first...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 242–244.
Published: 01 June 1968
... philosophers with poems in which Stevens embodied essentially the same idea. Particu• larly effective is a juxtaposition of a passage from F. H. Bradley's Appear• ance and Reality with Part II of "Holiday in Reality"-an excellent dem• onstration of the respective strengths of the two modes. To confess my...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 406–408.
Published: 01 December 1981
... of Eternity: Belief mid Structure zn Herbert, Vaughan, and Trahernr. Lexington: Universitv Press of Kentucky, 198 1. vi + 194 pp. $16.50. Tanis, James, and John Dooley (editors). Leuw Carroll’s “The Hunting or thr Sncirk.” Illustrated by Henry Holiday. With contributions by Martin Gardner...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 March 1960
... effects he can ascribe to what he calls “anthropological” influences-to poetic presenta- tions of folk rituals, such as dances and other holiday activities. He is happiest, then, when dealing with carols and other poems which, in his opinion, are “fragments broken off from actual ritual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (4): 423–426.
Published: 01 December 1974
... chaste, since my desires Run not before mine honour, nor my lusis Hurn hotter than my fiiith. (IV.iv.31-35) Peterson comments: “Nevertheless, the suggestion that lie would seize upon holiday folly in the interest of ‘stronger blood’ has been made. He has ad- mitted...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 92–95.
Published: 01 March 1972
... and therefore the method are more polemical than critical. And the chapter which brings to- gether “He,” “Holiday,” and Noon Wine in order to study the ironic inter- play between articulation and inarticulation is challenging and original, but at a cost: for the second time in Liberman’s book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 401–405.
Published: 01 September 1942
... on the suicide of Negroes, their Sunday holidays, etc., which Mrs. Behn could have used. 8 Paris, 1722, I, p. 499; see also IV, pp. 401-403. of Q Voyage, to the Islands Madera, Barbados, Nieves, S. Christophers and Jamaica (London, 1707 [and 1725 I, p. lvii. The following...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (2): 213–228.
Published: 01 June 1967
... that it is not her lover who has been killed. In Brideshead there are happy recollections of the earlier Waugh in the portrayal of Charles Ryder’s father during Charles’s holidays from Oxford. These awkward days before Charles and Sebastian Flyte leave for Venice are appealing because they are reminiscent...