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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 41–44.
Published: 01 March 1942
...William Riley Parker MILTON ON KING JAMES THE SECOND By WILLIAMRILEY PARKER In the first published life of Milton, Anthony h Wood included a bibliography of Milton’s printed works, the thirty-fourth and last item of which was “The right of the People...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 257–263.
Published: 01 June 1965
...Warren Stevenson Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 ALBANY AS ARCHETYPE IN KZNG LEAR By WARRENSTEVENSON A. C. Bradley, upon observing of the character of Albany in King Lear that he is “merely sketched...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 223–227.
Published: 01 September 1960
...Robert P. Adams Copyright © 1960 by Duke University Press 1960 KING LEAR’S REVENGES By ROBERTP. ADAMS In a play filled with grandeur, meanness, and complexly mysterious insights into the human condition, the passage in which Lear pleads, “0...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 73–74.
Published: 01 March 1956
...Robert W. Ackerman Nathan Comfort Starr. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1954. Pp. xvii + 218. $4.50. cloth; $3.50, paper. Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 REVIEWS King Arthur Today: The Arthurian Legend in English and Americair...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 275–277.
Published: 01 June 2017
... of the mother, which lends a “tenuous quality” to “paternity” ab ovo even before the perennial question of “paternal certainty” can be raised (87). The protagonist of Lessing’s drama Philotas commits suicide lest his unnamed father, the king, betray his political interests for the life of his son; here...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 357–359.
Published: 01 September 1948
... and illuminating. H. T. SWEDENBERG,JR. University of California, Los Angeles Prefaces to Shakespeare. Volume I: Hamlet, King Lear, The Mer- chant of Venice, Antony and Cleopatra, Cymbeline. By HARLEY GRANVILLE-BARKER.Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 1999
...Russ Castronovo Haya Patterson Anita. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. x + 257 pp. $49.95. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Castronovo I Review 123 From Emerson to King: Democracy, Race, and the Politics ofprotest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Margaret Bruzelius © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.1-02 Bruzelius 2/9/01 2:05 PM Page 19 “The King of England . . . Loved to Look upon a man”: Melancholy and Masculinity in Scott’s Talisman Margaret Bruzelius...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (1): 87–91.
Published: 01 March 1984
...William H. Matchett Stephen Booth. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1983. xi + 183 pp. $16.95. Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 WILLIAM H. MATCHETT 87 “King Lear,” “Macbeth,” Indefinition, and Tragedy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 1984
.... S -1- LTA K-I- <; ~1 R K A N Uniz)ersit?qf Penrisylzmiia Tennyson and Madness. By ANNC. COI,LF.I,.Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1983. 176 pp. $20.00. Tennyson’s Camelot: The “Idylls of thP King” and Its Medieval SourcPJ. By DAVIDSTAINVES. Waterloo, Ont., Canada...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 327–337.
Published: 01 December 1984
... THE FIELD ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA IN THE WAKE OF KING LEAR* By WILLIAMH. MATCHETT There are a few literary works so successful-so thorough-that they have exhausted the possibilities in the areas they have ex- plored. Each...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (3): 219–234.
Published: 01 September 1986
...William Bowman Piper Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 THE WHOLE BOOK OF KING ARTHUR AND OF HIS NOBLE KNIGHTS By WILLIAMBOWMAN PIPER The elaborate statue that Merlin cast at the command of King Arthur...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 153–174.
Published: 01 June 1946
...Roland M. Smith Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 KING LEAR AND THE MERLIN TRADITION By ROLAND&I. SMITH It has been generally believed that the great scenes of King Lear which unfold the madness of Lear, Edgar, and the Fool sprang from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (4): 503–504.
Published: 01 December 1946
... of the problem; the more speculative side emphatically remains to be reexamined. HENRYW. WELLS Columbia University The True Text of King Lear. By LEOKIRSCHBAUM. Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins Press, 1945. Pp. ix + 81. $1.75. Mr. Kirschbaum believes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 384–385.
Published: 01 September 1947
...Henry Pettit 384 Revicws Keats and the Daemon King. By WERNERW. BEYER.New York: Oxford University Press, 1947. Pp. xiv + 414. $4.00. Had Lockhart of Blackwood’s been as honest as Dogberry, he might now be immortalized as a critic of serious...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 363–364.
Published: 01 September 1951
... integrity of the Oxford University Press which continues to make good books in a world that ever moves closer to proclaiming that not Whirl, but Shoddiness, is King. GARLANDETHEL Uniwwsity of Washington Shakespeare‘s King Lear...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 June 1949
... that in current thinking King John typified the conflict with the Roman Church, Richard I1 the question of royal abdication, Henry IV the dangers of rebellion, Henry V the justice or injustice of war, Richard I11 the evil of unrestrained personal ambition. These interpre- tations largely...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 485–486.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Louis B. Bright Louis B. Wright 485 Guinea’s Captive Kings: British Anti-slavery Literature of the XVZIIth Century. By WYLIESYPHER. Chapel Hill: Univer- sity of North Carolina Press, 1942. Pp. x + 340. $3.00. One of the commonest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 392–395.
Published: 01 December 1963
...Harvey Kerpneck Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 “KINGS OF MODERN THOUGHT” By HARVEYKERPNECK But-if you cannot give us ease- Last of the race of them who grieve Here leave us to die out...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 243–245.
Published: 01 June 1948