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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (3): 295–317.
Published: 01 September 1991
...Susan de Sola Rodstein Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 SWEETNESS AND DARK: GEORGE ELIOT’S “BROTHER JACOB’’ BJI SUSAN DE SOLA RODSTEIN In the summer of 1860, George Eliot wrote “BrotherJacob,” her sec- ond and last...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (1): 27–51.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Understanding and Confusion in the Elizabethan Theaters as well as on a project tracing the history of the idea of the Renaissance as a period. Jacob Burckhardt’s Untimely Observations William N. West acob Burckhardt usually appears in New Historicist and material­ Jist approaches...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 March 1943
... that there is no MG influence in this text, may well enough be correct. R-M. S. HEFFNER University of Wiseonsin The Phonology of Jacob Ayrer’s Language, Based on his Rhymes. By WILLIAM A. KOZUMPLIK. Dissertation, the University of Chicago, 1942. Pp. xv...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 March 1950
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 116–117.
Published: 01 March 1964
...Morton Y. Jacobs Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 Peter Hallberg. Translated, with an introduction and notes, by Paul Schach. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1962. Pp. xxii + 180. $1.60. REVIEWS The Icelandic Saga. By PETERHALLBERG...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 414.
Published: 01 December 1963
...Morton Y. Jacobs Tauno F. Mustanoja. Helsinki: Société Néophilologique, 1960. Pp. 702 $6.00. Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 414 Reviews Wordsworth, had found solace in the soothing thoughts that spring out of hu- man suffering...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (1): 82–85.
Published: 01 March 1979
...Jacob Korg Susan Dean. Hardys Poetic Vision in The Dynasts: The Diorama of a Dream . Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1977. x + 318 pp. $16.50. © 1979 University of Washington 1979 82 REVIEWS pioneering scholarship...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Jacob Vance Jacob Vance is a visiting scholar in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures at Harvard University. He has completed a book manuscript tentatively titled Secrets: Humanism, Mysticism, and Evangelism in Early Modern Literature and Spiritual Thought . Homer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 March 1963
...Jacob Korg Royal A. Gettmann. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1961. Pp. 285. $3.50. Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 112 Reviews the ideas of honor which he treats allow us to understand “how an Elizabethan felt in the inner...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 387–388.
Published: 01 December 1959
...Jacob Korg Pack Robert. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1958. Pp. xvi + 203. $4.50. Copyright © 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 Roger L. Brooks 387 suggested, “would it not be possible to inaugurate a most...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 221–234.
Published: 01 June 1942
...Jacob Ornstein Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 MISOGYNY AND PRO-FEMINISM IN EARLY CASTILIAN LITERATURE By JACOB ORNSTEIN I. The Background of Misogyny The phenomenon of misogyny is as old...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 235–242.
Published: 01 June 1942
...Jacob Hammer Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 SOME ADDITIONAL MANUSCRIPTS OF GEOFFREY OF MONMOUTH’S HISTORIA REGUM BRITANNIAE By JACOB HAMMER In his edition of Geoffrey of Monmouth’s Historia Regum Britanniae,l Mr. Acton Griscom compiled...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (3): 319–340.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of the baroque as the privileged locus of Spanish literary and historical production by appealing to the secularized post-Hegelianism of Jacob Burckhardt and Heinrich Wölfflin. In particular, Maravall's analysis draws on two related elements in the post-Hegelian approach to early modern historiography...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (2): 160–162.
Published: 01 June 1957
... received permission from the Savigny family to edit them, died toward the end of World War 11. These 199 letters, the majority from Jacob Grimm, are illuminating for studies both of the writers and of the addressee. It is well known, particularly from the memoirs of the two brothers, what...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 359–365.
Published: 01 December 1954
... Jacob’s struggle with the angel, in which Jacob prevails, and forces the angel to bless him. He receives from the angel the name Israel, whence his descendants, the children of Israel, derive their name. But “the hollow of Jacob’s thigh was out of joint as he wrestled with him,” and “as he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2002
...,” wherein it finds “rest and joy” (Poems, 13). By implication, the speaker too finds and offers to others “rest and joy” in this vision of a luminous dwelling, which, like Jacob’s vision of “air and air angels,” is a “translucent mistake / of the desert.” In “The Plumet Basilisk,” whose namesake appears...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (4): 541–573.
Published: 01 December 2007
... to the etiology and topoi of anguish, even in their work as translators.37 At the time of the falling-out between Maya and Josefina Valencia de Hubach, a new star had been added to the Colombian Parnassus: Porfirio Barba Jacob (pseudonym of Miguel Angel Osorio [1883 – 1942 Although he did not expressly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 461–473.
Published: 01 December 1970
...- ential selection, and wish dreams of elevation; but in the trance he also predicts a fertile year for Jacob. Jacob’s emotions are ambivalent; he uses his son “reluctantly yet willingly,” is troubled by his “holy-unholy” gift, worries about the “child near the well, the child at the brink...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (3): 356–359.
Published: 01 September 1997
... criticism, and anthropology” (5). Intensively historicized and steeped in crossdisciplinary sources, the book might be considered cul- tural studies, for in addition to the “literature” that we might expect it to analyze-such as Frances E. W. Harper’s poetry, Harriet Jacobs’s autobiog- raphy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 221–244.
Published: 01 June 2004
... of Hessia-Kassel, to retrieve pilfered manuscripts. The man in question had been a hardworking sublibrarian at Kassel: Jacob Grimm (1785–1863).11 He had been to Paris before, as assistant 11 On Grimm there is a good deal of material but no major scholarly biography. In the absence of one, see...