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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1987) 48 (3): 281–285.
Published: 01 September 1987
... medieval England. For these and many other insights we should be grate- ful that Wenzel has read the sermon materials and lyrics so intently for so many years. MARIANNEG. BRISCOE University of Chicago Holy Feast and Holy Fast: The Religious...
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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 June 1982) 43 (2): 176–179.
Published: 01 June 1982
... really so aware of the totally cleared stage as to make such a distinction? I doubt it. The enlightenment Hirsh offers, then, is occasional rather than systematic. SUSANSNYDER Swarthmore College Poetics of the Holy: A Reading of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1976) 37 (4): 392–393.
Published: 01 December 1976
... Twain in the Holy Land. By FRANKLINWALKER. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1974. xii + 234 pp. $9.95. For most Americans of the nineteenth century as for most Englishmen, the European Grand Tour normally did not extend beyond Italy to the eastern...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1977) 38 (3): 242–260.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Don Parry Norford Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 MARVELL’S “HOLY M ATHEMATICKS” By DONPARRY NORFORD The problem of squaring the circle is roughly that of constructing a square of which the area is equal to that enclosed by...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1961) 22 (4): 402–403.
Published: 01 December 1961
...August Closs Helen Adolf. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1960. Pp. 217. $5.00. Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 REVIEWS Visio Pacis: Holy City and Gruil. An Atteinpt at an InnPr History of the Grail I,cycnd. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1942) 3 (4): 525–533.
Published: 01 December 1942
... FOX FORTUNE: A ROMAN CATHOLIC LEGEND OF HOLINESS* By FREDERICKMORGAN PADELFORD The imitations of the Faerie Queene were inaugurated in 15% with the publication of an audacious poem entitled A Fig for Fortune, wherein the author, Anthony Copley, a Roman...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2013) 74 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Holy Roman Empire of Charles V through shared metaphors of imperial conquest, looting, and war. For their insights and suggestions I wish to thank François Rigolot, Leonard Barkan, Bonnie Honig, Louisa Mackenzie, and the editor of MLQ , Marshall Brown. Cynthia Nazarian is assistant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1948) 9 (4): 424–428.
Published: 01 December 1948
...: have mercy upon us miserable sinners. 0 God the Holy Ghost, proceeding from the Father and the Son : have mercy upon us miserable sinners. 0 God the Holy Ghost, proceeding from the Father and the Son: have mercy upon us miserable sinners. 0 holy, blessed, and glorious...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1956) 17 (2): 111–117.
Published: 01 June 1956
... of the divisions are concerned with Holy Week, a period of especial devotion for Dr. Johnson. Most of the ’prayers are related to a self-examination with attendant resolutions, but a few of them are evidently designed to be repeated. Such prayers are “Before any New Study” (p. 208) and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 298–302.
Published: 01 September 1948
... ventured to suggest improvements for the conclusion : For the three last lines I should write, “When wilt thou smile,” or “0 smile, 0 smile! I’ll sing the while.” For a babe two days old does not, cannot smile, and innocence and the very truth of Nature must go together. Infancy is too holy a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1980) 41 (2): 131–150.
Published: 01 June 1980
...? The question is tautological because the gift of the Holy Spirit is an important part of the hero’s identity, having been conferred at his bap- tism along with the title “Son belov’d The possession of the Spirit is the one piece of information that Satan does not know about the hero (he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1987) 48 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 September 1987
... other insights we should be grate- ful that Wenzel has read the sermon materials and lyrics so intently for so many years. MARIANNEG. BRISCOE University of Chicago Holy Feast and Holy Fast: The Religious Significance of Food to Medieval...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1983) 44 (1): 80–91.
Published: 01 March 1983
...L. G. Swingle Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 1 R. D. Stock. The Holy and the Daemonic from Sir Thomas Browne to William Blake. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1982. 395 pp. $27.50. CLASSIC AND ROMANTIC' By L. J...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1972) 33 (4): 396–404.
Published: 01 December 1972
... would not climb.”6 Both critics, I believe, reveal a degree of desperation before the shifting perspectives of Blake’s songs, a shifting perspective that is not solved by Gleckner’s proposal of an accretively established symbolic context. Thus, of the beadles’ wands in “Holy Thursday...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1954) 15 (3): 276.
Published: 01 September 1954
... would be a sin against the Holy Ghost. Clearly, official Dickensianism has become a secular religion, an institution notably vigorous in the correction of heretics. (The shallow grounding of this particular religion should not obscure the deepseatedness of the impulse to deify the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1956) 17 (3): 274.
Published: 01 September 1956
... divine wrath and holy compassion bchind the dispassionate computations of A Jlodcst Proposcil. :Ind what is Giilfizrr’s Truwls but a sermon in four parables attacking pride, the deadliest of all the deadly sins? In spite of tliese minor flaws Latida’s book is an important coiitributioii to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1956) 17 (3): 278.
Published: 01 September 1956
..., should legitimately be subtitled and surrounded by extraneous, and even one-sided, critical matter, but there is no denying the fact that readers of this particular translation will find their way to it very readily throrigh the reading of Maim’s Thc Holy Shtcr. The University of North...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1956) 17 (3): 277–278.
Published: 01 September 1956
...; $3.00, paper. The present volume is another in a series of translations of medieval Gerniati epics and poems published by Professor Zeydel in the past few years. The appearance of this book seems to be intended as an appropriate service to the readers of Thornas Mann’s The Holy Sinncr, and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1962) 23 (4): 401–402.
Published: 01 December 1962
... Barber’s statement (p. 129) that Malory stresses Lancelot’s relative success in the Quest for the Holy Grail rather than his eventual failure. I believe that many readers would agree that the most powerful scene in this whole episode reveals Lancelot’s abasement before the door of the Grail...