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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (1): 110–113.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Eva Geulen Money Matters: Economics and the German Cultural Imagination, 1770 – 1850 . By Richard T. Gray. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2008. 476 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Eva Geulen is professor of German literature at the University of Bonn. Her most...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (4): 492–495.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Gary Handwerk Sense of Place and Sense of Planet: The Environmental Imagination of the Global .By Ursula K. Heise. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. viii + 250 pp. University of Washington 2010 Reviews Murder by Accident: Medieval Theater, Modern Media, Critical Intentions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 562–566.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., and Manifestos (2008); and coeditor of Geomodernisms: Race, Modernism, Modernity (2005). She is working on a book about the modern epic. Race and the Modernist Imagination . By Seshagiri Urmila . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2010 . xiii + 251 pp. © 2011 by University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 597–602.
Published: 01 December 2012
... and Melancholy Apes: Humans and Other Animals in the Modern Literary Imagination . By Brown Laura . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2010 . xi + 156 pp . © 2012 by University of Washington 2012 Reviews Animal Characters: Nonhuman Beings in Early Modern Literature. By Bruce Thomas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 283–293.
Published: 01 December 1958
...Ronald Grimsley Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 MORALITY AND IMAGINATION IN JACQUES LE FATALISTE By RONALDGRIMSLEY The apparent chaos of Jacques le FataZiste and Diderot’s alleged intention of copying English...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (4): 395–406.
Published: 01 December 1968
...Donald C. Mell, Jr. Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 POPE’S IDEA OF THE IMAGINATION AND THE DESIGN OF “ELEGY TO THE MEMORY OF AN UNFORTUNATE LADY’ By DONALDC. MELL,JR. A recent critic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 389–392.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Anston Bosman Innocence Abroad: The Dutch Imagination and the New World,1570-1670 . By Benjamin Schmidt. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,2001. 450 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Bosman Review 389 sis. By examining...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 199–202.
Published: 01 June 1981
... the boundaries of the present study, the case Tennyson lays down is convincing. WENDELLV. HARKIS Pennsylvania State University The Victorian Imagination: Essays an Aesthetic Exploration. By WILLIAME. BUCK- LER. New York and London: New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 400–403.
Published: 01 December 1981
...) in Kossetti’s imagination to which his poems provide a map is, of course, rich in theoretical implications. (Although these implications are not explored in The Poet9 uf Dante Gabriel Rossetti, they indicate that Rossetti in particular and the Pre- Kaphaelites in general provide a fertile field...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (1): 89–97.
Published: 01 March 1982
... University Press, 1981. xx + 416 pp. $16.00. The Creative Iniagznalion is an ambitious book. James Engell announces his intention (or, as his phrasing implies, his accomplishment) in the first sen- tence of his Preface: “This book shows how the idea of the imagination, as understood...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (2): 212–214.
Published: 01 June 1984
.... By MARTINPRICE. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1983. xvii + 373 pp. $27.50. This is an old-fashioned, almost blithely anachronistic, book, one “about ways in which character has been imagined and presented in some novels of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries” (p. xi...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (2): 197–201.
Published: 01 June 1986
... typifies the seventeenth-century hatred of Word made flesh, his imagination, as Broadbent noted, tending toward the ideate and away from the incarnate, a judgment supported by other readers. This problem of the imagination, it appears, is becoming a central issue in Milton criticism-witness...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (3): 321–324.
Published: 01 September 1986
... in the Fictional Imagination from Milton to Fielding. By LEOPOLDDAMROSCH, JR. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1985. x + 343 pp. $25.00. God’s Plot and Man’s Stories is a persuasive account of a topic that, though not dramatically unfamiliar, is here treated in consistently...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (4): 404–422.
Published: 01 December 1991
.... Most particularly, the famous chapter 13 of the Biographia Lit- eraria, “On the Imagination,” appears as a say-nothing tract that “con- sists mostly of its [own] absence”-an elegant accusation that will receive treatment later-and that is really only propaedeutic to a revised “Ancient Mariner...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 384–386.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Marina MacKay Telling It Like It Wasn’t: The Counterfactual Imagination in History and Fiction . By Catherine Gallagher . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2018 . vii + 359 pp. Copyright © 2020 by University of Washington 2020 “Nothing I know matters more / than what...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 235–236.
Published: 01 June 1945
... and glosses a museum piece of the period. BRENTSSTIRLING University of Washington Francis Bacon on Communication 6. Rhetoric or: The Art of Apply- ing Reason to Imagination for the Better Moving of the Will. By KARL R. WALLACE.Chapel Hill...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (4): 392–396.
Published: 01 December 1987
... in the Restoration. Indeed, while public mirth was vigorously encouraged in that generous and bacchanalian moment, May 29, 1660, there was not in the years that followed much of a return to older, innocent ways. One might imagine a sequel to Marcus’s study called The Politics of Pleasure; the chief player...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 309–311.
Published: 01 September 1943
...H. E. Briggs Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 KEATS’S “SICKLY IMAGINATION AND SICK PRIDE” By H. E. BRIGS One of the most important products of Keats’s walking tour of Scotland is his “Sonnet on Visiting the Tomb of Burns.” This, in recent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (1): 66–69.
Published: 01 March 1989
.... EDGARSCHELL Universily of California, Inline Verbal Imagination: Coleridge and the Language of Modern Criticism. By A. C. GOODSON.New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. xix + 236 pp. $29.95. This book has ambitions that are barely hinted at in its title. Besides...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (3): 326–328.
Published: 01 September 1971
..., Morton I’aley demonstrates the clevelopmen t in the poetry and painting of Blake’s itleas of energy and imagination, their seeming conflict early in his career, their interaction, and ultimately their marriage. Paley begins with The Muwiage of Hetivtrn fitl Hell and what he calls its “fully...