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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 111.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Chandler B. Beall D. P. Rotunda. Bloomington: Indiana University Publications, Folklore Series No. 2, 1942. Pp. xxxii + 216. $2.00. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 Chandler B. Beall 111 Universal Author Repertoire of Italian Essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 March 1943
... Tuscan (p. 14). It may have been the publication of Boiardo’s Orlando innainorato in 1487 (partial), 1495, and again in 1506 that brought the questione dellu lingua to the fore. Here was a great poem written in a language which purported to be Italian, but reeked of Lombardy and Emilia ! The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 173–202.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Joseph Luzzi Abstract The dialogue between antimodernist and Romantic elements in the work of the Italian poet Giacomo Leopardi fueled his thinking on the crucial issue of italianità , or “Italian identity.” Leopardi wanted to protect what was unique and enduring in Italian culture, especially its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 401–407.
Published: 01 December 1947
...Kenneth N. Douglas TRANSLATIONS, ENGLISH, SPANISH, ITALIAN AND GERMAN, OF PAUL VALERY’S “LE CIMETIERE MARIN” By KENNETHN. DOUGLAS The sun-drenched Provenqal setting of Paul Valkry’s “Le Cime- tit5-e Marin,” the clearly defined...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 277–278.
Published: 01 September 1954
...E. E. Bostetter E. R. Vincent. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1953. Pp. viii + 255. $4.75. © 1954 University of Washington 1954 E. E. Bosfetter 277 Ugo Foscolo: An Italian in Regency England. By E. R. VINCENT.Cambridge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (2): 279–288.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Nancy Vogeley © 1996 University of Washington 1996 Italian Opera in Early National Mexico Nancy Vogeley Twelve years after Gioacchino Rossini’s opera Mahometto ZZ had its premiere in Naples, it was performed in full company in Mexico City. The event, on 15 June 1832...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 285–304.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Giuseppe Gazzola Abstract This essay traces the interrelationship between Italian literary canon formation and constructions of national identity in the literary histories of Girolamo Tiraboschi and Francesco De Sanctis. It examines both the ruptures and the continuities between eighteenth- and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 386–391.
Published: 01 December 1963
...William B. Coley Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 FIELDING, HOGARTH, AND THREE ITALIAN MASTERS By WILLIAMB. COLEY Unlike his near-contemporary Pope, Henry Fielding does not appear to have been fond of drawing upon the supposed parallels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 475–477.
Published: 01 September 1965
.... R. POISSON University of Victoria The Paradise of Travellers: The Italian Influence on Englishmen in the Seventeenth Century. By A. LYTTONSELLS. Bloomington: Indiana Uni- versity Press, 1964. 240 pp. $5.00. Many Englishmen lived or traveled in seventeen th-century I taly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 177–183.
Published: 01 June 1943
...Vernon Hall, Jr. DECORUM IN ITALIAN RENAISSANCE LITERARY CRITICISM By VERNONHALL, JR. In the Renaissance, the writers of literary criticism did not attempt to separate their social ideals from their esthetics. Since the age...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 329–341.
Published: 01 September 1943
...Joseph Rossi THE ITALLAN POEMS OF THOMAS JAMES MATHIAS By JOSEPH ROSS Those who have recently studied Mathias’ Italian works have been concerned either with his Italian translations of English poems1 or with his propaganda in behalf of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 29–47.
Published: 01 March 1985
...W. Paul Elledge Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 DIVORCE ITALIAN STYLE By W. PAULELLEDGE By the time Byron began Beppo in the autumn of 18 17, he was well practiced in the experience and the poetry of separation. It is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (4): 640–643.
Published: 01 December 1941
... Bibliography of Italian Linguistics. By ROBERTA. HALL,JR. Spe- cial Publications of the Linguistic Society of America, 1941. Pp. 543. This voluminous work, which is not at all a &a piphlov pkyu KCLK~Y,represents a serious and critical effort to catalogue whatever of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (4): 643–644.
Published: 01 December 1941
... which detract from a book conceived in a highly co- operative spirit. LEOSPITZER The Johns Hopkins University The Italian Language. By MARIOA. PEI.New York: Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. vii + 272. $3.00. Professor Pei’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 218–219.
Published: 01 June 1971
... (including the last edition by Her- telli), but he amply lauds Quaglio’s recent start at a philological re-examination of the manuscript tradition. ALDO.SC:AGL,IONE University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Critics of the Italian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 161–167.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Geoffrey Greigh Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 ZELAUTO AND ITALIAN COMEDY A STUDY IN SOURCES By GEOFFREYCREIGH The “pound of flesh” story is traditional and common to many cultures. The principal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 1941
... study, the reading of Spenser takes on an added pleasure, giving, as it does, a more lively sense of the poet as a conscious and deliberate artist. FREDERICK M. PADELFORD University of Washington A Bibliography of Italian Dialect Dictionaries. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 73–74.
Published: 01 March 1957
... one argue against the “moral” interpreta- tion of Ford GEORGEF. SENSABAUGH Stanford Universif y The Italian Influence in English Poetry from Chaucer to Southwell. By A. LYTTONSELLS. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 1955...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 289–291.
Published: 01 September 1959
... highest sense. ROBERTLours PETERS Wayne State University Le Fmte Italiane della “Romola” di George Eliot. By MARIATOSELLO. Torino: G. Giappichelli, 1956. Pp. 141. John Walter Cross, in his George Eliot‘s Life as Related in her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (4): 385–405.
Published: 01 December 2010
... upgrade the romance with which he began to an epic poem, given that the differences between romance and epic that modern critics claim are at work in Orlando furioso did not come to the fore as issues in Italian poetics until about fifty years after the poem's first composition; and (2) the persistence of...