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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 57–66.
Published: 01 March 1951
...John Hennig Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 THE LITERARY RELATIONS BETWEEN GOETHE AND THOMAS HOOD By JOHN HENNIG The only comment on Goethe’s review of Hood’s Whims and Oddities is that prefacing the reprint...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 366–367.
Published: 01 September 1946
... of Thomas Hood: From the Dilke Papers in the British Museum. Edited with an Introduction and Notes by LESLIEA. MARCHAND.New Brunswick : Rutgers University Studies in Eng- lish, No. 4, 1945. Pp. 104. $2.00. Paper shortage or no, the handful of Thomas Hood’s letters which this slim...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 364–365.
Published: 01 September 1946
... to hand Mr. Newman Ivey White’s pains- taking biography of Shelley may stand. It is, of course, not definitive. No biography can be. It is, however, an anvil upon which many hammers can be broken. WALDOH. DUNN Scripps College Letters of Thomas Hood...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 438–444.
Published: 01 December 1950
... from Tom Hood,l met Frederick Locker.* It was a fortunate meeting for Miller, for Locker gave him letters “to almost everybody.” Locker preserved the letters Miller wrote him from December 9, 1870, to June, 1871, in a bound notebook, along with the manuscript of “Arizonian.”8 Two...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 315–320.
Published: 01 December 1959
... plates engraved by Corbould and Dent. In his undated letter to Jane Reynolds (Lucas No. 513), whom Hood married in 1825, Lamb wrote: “Mr. Hood has got Trusler’s explanation of Hogarth with the plates in small. He sends her his own little Essay on Hogarth. Trusler is an old-looking brown...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 195–207.
Published: 01 September 1960
... a dreaming youth sleeping on the side of a hill is wooed by but rejects two ladies who sing and dance. Jamieson also includes a ver- sion of Goethe’s “The Water-Woman.” In Volume I1 are “True Thomas, and The Queen of Elfland” and several Robin Hood poems. One detail in “Captain Wedderburn’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 March 1971
...David Parker Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 POPULAR PROTEST IN “A GEST OF ROBYN HODE” By DAVIDPARKER The Robin Hood of the ballads is traditionally regarded as a model...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 367–368.
Published: 01 September 1946
..., physical, arid financial. But they seem to have spoiled the fun as little for Hood as for his readers a century later. “To my comfort,” he told Dilke, “all our tragics have a goodly proportion of farce along with them. Even the doctoring makes one laugh as well as cry.” This was his salvation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 435–447.
Published: 01 December 1947
... they are first born. Ambitions, trades, luxuries, 41 Cf. Vaughan’s Chdde-hood : An age of myeteries! which he Must live twice, that would Gods face see. This poem is sometimes neglected by writers on the child in literature. 438 Thomas Traherne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (2): 237–261.
Published: 01 June 1993
..., suspended. Thomas Hood, Matthew Arnold, and Bryan Waller Procter are temporally disjunct (Arnold is half a generation away), but according to Stedman they are fit repre- sentatives: the poet of the crowd, of the closet, and of the open air (73). The chapter unconsciously performs an archaeology...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 291–296.
Published: 01 December 1962
... again in the dawn of heaven. (For this reason children who died young, corresponding in their innocence to mankind still in Eden, found the path of their pilgrimage smooth and even, and could “by meer playing go to Heaven” [ “Childe-hood,” 5201 .) The pilgrimage of the race of mankind...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 326–342.
Published: 01 December 1954
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 505.
Published: 01 December 1944
... in the hard school of frontier life, placed greater emphasis on material and physical than on spiritual values, while the latter, no longer so exclusively concerned with the struggle for gaining a liveli- hood, became conscious of its starved emotional life and thus sought to create and grasp inner...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 121.
Published: 01 March 1947
... on him as well. For she stimulated his somewhat lethargic character to publish works which he would, in all iikeli- hood, have otherwise left in manuscript form. She also procured for him a pension in his later years, and her pertinacity secured for him a seat in the French Academy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 193–198.
Published: 01 September 1956
... of those who could build ships, the shipwrights or carpenters \rere the logical choice. The Miller, himself, is identified with Pilate : The hlillere, that for dronken was a1 pale, So that unnethe upon his hors he sat, He nolde avaleti tieither hood ne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 June 1943
... Les Martyrs to Les Sikcles Morts. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1941. Agent for U.S.A., William Salloch, 344 East 17th Street, New York. Pp. xii + 446. $6.25. GERMAN Phelps, William G. Lessing, the Champion of Universal Brother- hood. Shreveport, La.: Centenary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 379–380.
Published: 01 September 1944
... was an extraordinarily good student of the classics. This essay is more indicative than definitive, but it is provocative and important. It needs to be supplemented by more actual informa- tion about the home life and experiences of Tennyson in his boy- hood, and for that we may look to a purposed work...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 June 1945
... of Thomas Hood (from the Dilke Papers in the British Museum). New Brunswick, N. J.: Rutgers University Press, 1945. Pp. 104. $2.00. Mills, Laurens J. Peter Hausted, Playwright, Poet, and Preacher. Blooming- ton : Indiana University Publications, Humanities Series, No. 12, 1944. Pp. 64...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (3): 383–391.
Published: 01 September 1940
... on Sidney’s Defense of Poesy overshot Robin Hood, that Plato banished . . . [poets] out of his Commonwealth.”5 Necessarily the Platonism of the Defense bears no label. From direct reference in Astrophel and Stella and in the De- fense we know that Sidney had read much in Platoe6 Unmistak...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 148–149.
Published: 01 March 1969
..., and so ballad definition, is significant, as are Fowler’s description of medieval song tradition, his criticism of Child’s methods, his remarks on Robyn Hood, Percy, Herd, and Scott’s Mrs. Brown. Nonetheless, the pages are haunted-haunted by something that all col- lectors, all folklorists...