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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 41–45.
Published: 01 March 1961
...William H. Marshall Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 THE FATHER-CHILD SYMBOLISM IN PROMETHEUS UNBOUND By WILLIAMH. MARSHALL The climax of the action of Shelley’s Prometheus Unbound is the fall of Jupiter. Demogorgon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 March 1973
... does serve Mars and Diane (1682), and in the past has been a servant of the god of love (1814). Theseus places his ultimate faith in Jupiter, whom he identifies with the “First Moevere” in his famous last speech. He accepts what has happened as part of Jupiter’s “grace” (3069), even...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 392–404.
Published: 01 December 1952
... declares himself reminded of Argus with the hundred eyes, who was appointed by Hera to be guardian of the daughter of Inachus, 10, changed into a white heifer, lest her husband, Jupiter, might repeat his adultery with her. Ronsard uses for his purpose an epigram of Paulus Silentiarius which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 March 1963
... and perversely wrong. Silz is not the man to stand in awe of a Sigurd Burckhardt 117 Jupiter who is no better than a sadistic cheat and philanderer. Sternly he writes: “The interchange of initials in 11, 4 is a cheap trick...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (3): 389–407.
Published: 01 September 1990
... The Disciplina Clericalisversion of the pear tree tale is much closer to Chaucer’s telling than the Italian No~eZZino’~usually cited as his source, especially in the matter of intervention by pagan deities- Jupiter (brother of Pluto and father of Proserpine) on behalf...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 1942
..., hunter of sources. He believes Heywood read Capgrave’s Life of St. Katharine solely because Heywood makes a reference to the saint and, like Capgrave, uses the proverb “A bird in hand. . . Jupiter governs the weather in the Play of the Wether, and in the pseudo-Aristotelian Secreta...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 179–184.
Published: 01 June 1941
..., which was under Jupiter’s influence. This humor was “Hot and moist, . . . the greatest fortune, masc[uline], diurnall, temperate, good in all aspects. . . .”4 Its physical effects were strength and longevity: Bloude hath preeminence ouer all other humours in susteinyng all hying...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 463–466.
Published: 01 December 1972
.... 297). Jupiter is “a lapse of the Mind, its negative mode” (p. 258). Demogorgon is, alternately, “the timeless potentiality of time” (p. 291), “the dormant volcanic potentiality” (p. 346), “the Ultimate Cause” (p. 321), and “eternity” (p. 372). Asia is “generative Love” (p. 340), “the ideal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 449–458.
Published: 01 December 1945
... to the ruler of the universe as the family of Posthumus besought Jupiter’s mercy on their son and brother. The opening lines of the poem in Cyinbeliizc (V, iv) announce a theme which the author of A Shropshirc Lad must long have pondered : No more, thou thunder-master, show...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (3): 231–247.
Published: 01 September 1980
... with the unconscious. The sense that Post- humus is recovering his lost family in the dream is further strengthened when Jupiter is identified as the surrogate father. Jupiter then descends to reaffirm his commitment to this erring son. “Whom best I love I cross” (V.iv. 10 l),Jupiter declares in a statement...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 29–41.
Published: 01 March 1968
...” (Act III), where Faust describes the birth of Helen of Troy, daughter of Leda and Jupiter, in the form of a swan: Als mit Eurotas’ Schilfgefluster Sie leuchtend aus der Schale brach, Der hohen Mutter, dem Geschwister Das...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 131–148.
Published: 01 June 1952
..., like the philosophers in Lucian, it is to be feared the sun 81 moon will hide themselves, & be as much offended as she was with those, & 5 Johnson, op. cit., p. 292. 140 Robert Burton and the New Cosmology send another message to Jupiter by some new-fangled Icaro...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 206–207.
Published: 01 June 1963
... of “mCrite,” love,2s and tradition, man has little hope if he is not strong or shrewd. Does not this contemplation of the world, which Jupiter has divided in two, reveal a deeply bitter and melancholic La Fontaine? Under the charm and gaiety of his light, whimsical, witty verses, is he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 504–505.
Published: 01 December 1950
...: Prometheus is not a “character” at all but rather an image of the mind of man. By the same token, Jupiter and Asia are ideas in the mind of Prometheus, although one should not speak of the “mind of Prometheus” without remember- ing that in philosophical terms the designation is inexact, since...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., with Galileo’s observations on the rotation of Jupiter’s moons, which he eventually described as the Jovian lunar “system.” In Galileo’s hands, therefore, system served as a tool, the intellectual counterpart to the physical tool of the telescope, enabling a new, empirical grasp of the universe: “System turned...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (2): 148–165.
Published: 01 June 1975
.... It will be remembered that Jupiter, upon discovering that the human race has given itself up to infamous crimes, decides to destroy it. With the help of Neptune he sends a great deluge that makes sea and earth indistinguishable, and thereby destroys mankind. A single moun- tain, however, rises high enough...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 215–217.
Published: 01 June 1994
.... The winners-Virgil, Tasso, Camdes- tell a teleological story of justified, often divinely sanc- tioned triumph; their epic aspires to declare, with Virgil’s Jupiter, “imperium sine fine dedi.” The losers-Lucan, Ercilla, D’AubignCresort to “romance”wandering and other disruptions of narrative...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 444–450.
Published: 01 December 1949
..., elle vient en effet, et de Jupiter qui fait tout simplement disparaitre de la carte l’ile de Naxos oh sont les dites archives, come ProtCe et ses Cltves s’Cbrouent au large ; joie de ceux-ci : Nous n’extrairons plus de racines carries, hourra . . . la mer est libre et nous sommes dedans...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 331–346.
Published: 01 December 1981
... to conquests and victories. The sixth age follows Jupiter’s power, for then we need prudence and we need to live the citizen’s active life. The seventh age follows Saturn’s power, for then it is natural to desist from procreation and to withdraw from corporeal things...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (1): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 1978
... effective, and that a capricious Sat- urn, not a rational Jupiter, has the last say in the disposition of events. The Knight’s Tale makes it clear that even Saturn, the end of the chain of command, can arrange no definitive, final peace between Venus and Mars. Rather, he politically appeases both...