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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 371–372.
Published: 01 September 1946
...Lyon N. Richardson Richard Nicholas Foley. Washington, D. C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 1944. Pp. 169. Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 Lyon N. Richardson 371 Henry James: The Major Phase. By F. 0. MATTHIESSEN.New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (3): 352–355.
Published: 01 September 1991
... contesting ges- tures, affirm the social structures of its time. Henry James seems particularly susceptible to this reading. Was he not a genteel Anglophile who fled the America of the Gilded Age and shrank, one might assume, from engagement in the contests of class, deepening in his lifetime...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (2): 208–212.
Published: 01 June 1985
..., a truly persuasive book. One awaits the next round with interest. EVELYNBIRGE VITZ New York University James Boswell: The Earlier Years, 1740-1769. By FREDERICKA. POTTLE.New York, Toronto, London: McGraw-Hill, 1985 (1966). xviii + 606 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 223–243.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Heather Fielding Henry James often criticizes mass culture for having instrumentalized the novel by conditioning readers to reduce the text to its ending. Yet he also suggests that popular visual technologies—cinema and its predecessor, the magic lantern—are uniquely able to compensate for mass...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 387–389.
Published: 01 December 1980
...: Walter Pater, Gerard Manley Hop- Kim, Marcel Proust, Henry James. By ELLENEVE FRANK. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1979. xv + 31 1 pp. $18.00. For two reasons, Ellen Frank’s book is an important contribution to studies in English of the sister arts. First...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 67–93.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Beth Blum This essay uses “self-help” guides to James Joyce as an occasion to illuminate the buried history of modernism’s engagement with popular morality. It suggests that the birth of Joyce’s aesthetic—and, by extension, of modernism more broadly—is attributable to early twentieth-century...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 275–281.
Published: 01 December 1957
...James R. Baker JAMES JOYCE : AFFIRMATION AFTER EXILE By JAMES R. BAKER Nay, shall not such as these have part, because of that high, original purpose which remembering painfully or by way of prophecy they would make clear, in the continual affirmation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 329–341.
Published: 01 September 1943
...Joseph Rossi Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 326–328.
Published: 01 September 1974
... difficult and expensive to publish monographs, the McGill-Queen’s University Press is hardly to be congratulated for publishing this work in its present form. WALTERE. REX University of Calfol-nia,Berkeley Henry James and ihe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (4): 367–380.
Published: 01 December 1977
...CARL S. SMITH Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 ∗ Several colleagues and friends were very helpful in the preparation of this essay, particularly Professor Charles Feidelson, Christopher Herbert, and Jane S. Smith. JAMES’S TRAVELS, TRAVEL WRITINGS...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 March 1978
... and Culler have to of- fer. W. DAVIDSHAW University of Toronto Caught in the Web of Words: James A. H. Murray and the “Oxford English Dictionary.” By K. M. ELISABETHMURRAY. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1977...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 1971
... with an interest in the general contentions-and be left to wonder what is at issue. ANNE. HERTHOFF U n ivei-sit y ojMassa ch usel IS, nos t on The Unfolding $“The Seasons”: A Sttrdy cf James Thomson’s Poem. By KALPHCOHEN. Baltimore...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 1966
...J. C. Levenson Robert F. Sayre. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1964. xiii + 212 pp. $4.75. Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 98 REVIEWS The Examined Self: Benjamin Franklin, Henry Adams, Henry James...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 297–311.
Published: 01 September 1968
...Mildred E. Hartsock Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 HENRY JAMES AND THE CITIES OF THE PLAIN By MILDREDE. HARTSOCK More eloquently than any other theorist of fiction, Henry James in- sisted upon the obligation of the novelist to convey...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 399–401.
Published: 01 December 1961
...Stephen L. Mooney Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 JAMES, KEATS, AND THE RELIGION OF CONSCIOUSNESS By STEPHENL. MOONEY Although the principal characters of Henry James’s The Golden Bowl are all experienced travelers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (2): 180–181.
Published: 01 June 1962
... James Thomson: The Castle of Indolence and Other Poems. Edited by ALAN D. MCKILLOP.Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1961. Pp. xii + 222. $5.00. Since 1908, when James Thomson’s Seasons appeared in two definitive edi- tions, scholars have awaited a similar treatment of the lesser...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 278–279.
Published: 01 September 1962
... of it. SHERBO Michigan State University ARTHUR James Fenimore Cooper and the Development of American Sea Fiction. By THOMASPHILBRICK. Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1961. Pp. xi + 329. $6.25. This book is a successful attempt to place the sea novels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 223–224.
Published: 01 June 1964
... REVIEWS Diaries and Correspondence of James Losh. Vol. I: Diary, 1811-1823; Vol. 11: Diary, 1824-1833, and Letters to Charles, 2nd Earl Grey and Henry Brougham. Edited by EDWARDHUGHES. Publications of the Surtees Society, Vols. 171, 174. Published for the Society by Andrews & Co...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 337–342.
Published: 01 December 1958
...Haskell M. Block Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 JAMES JOYCE AND THOMAS HARDY By HASKELLM. BLOCK We do not normally think of the work of James Joyce as in any way related to that of Thomas Hardy. For Joyce had little regard...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 March 1949
... of this latter book, said : “Mr. BIunden has nothing new to tell us CARLJ. WEBER Colby College Henry James and the Expanding Horizon. By OSBORNANDREAS. Seattle : University of Washington Press, 1948. Pp. xv+ 179. $3.50. Mr. Andreas’ method...