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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (1): 3–21.
Published: 01 March 1984
...Lee Bliss Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 4 THE KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE finally, Beaumont blends satire and celebration and offers the the- ater’s defeat but also the triumph of the dramatic imagination. The satire is there, to be sure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 413–425.
Published: 01 December 1967
...Larry S. Champion Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 GRACE VERSUS MERIT IN SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT By LARRYS. CHAMPION Although it is conventional to assume a single author for the four poems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 77–83.
Published: 01 March 1968
...Roger Sale Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 G. WUON KNIGHT By ROGERSALE It is a curious world, surely, that has for one of its monuments the figure and works of G. Wilson Knight, whose most recently published collection...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 312–328.
Published: 01 September 1968
...Dabney Stuart Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 THE REAL LIFE OF SEBASTIAN KNIGHT ANGLES OF PERCEPTION By DABNEYSTUART Vladimir Nabokov’s novel The Real Life of Sebastian Knight is both a game...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 March 1962
...Mother Angela Carson, O.S.U. Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 MORGAIN LA FfiE AS THE PRINCIPLE OF UNITY IN GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT By MOTHERANGELA CARSON, O.S.U. Studies of Gawain and the Green Knight have produced...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 333–341.
Published: 01 December 1963
...R. H. Bowers Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT AS ENTERTAINMENT By R. H. BOWERS The West Midland vocabulary of Gawain and the Green Knight is difficult, so difficult that reading...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 307–308.
Published: 01 September 1963
...Larry D. Benson Marie Boroff. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1962. Pp. xii + 295. $7.00. Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 REVIEWS Sir Guwcsirt and the Green Knight: A Stylistic and Metrical Study. By MARIE BOROFF.New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 66–75.
Published: 01 March 1964
...Charles Mitchell Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 THE WORTHINESS OF CHAUCER’S KNIGHT By CHARLESMITCHELL The word virtuous would seem to be eminently suitable for describ- ing Chaucer’s Knight in the General Prologue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (2): 160–178.
Published: 01 June 1970
...Judith H. Anderson THE KNIGHT AND THE PALMER IN THE FAERIE QUEENE, BOOK I1 By JUDITH H. ANDERSON Twice in the initial six cantos of Book I1 of The Faerie Queene, Guyon, the.Knight of Temperance, is separated from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 June 1952
... U’andering Knight. Reprinted from the copy of the First English Edition in the Henry E. Huntington Library. With an Introduction and Notes by DOROTHYATKINSON EVANS. Seattle : University of Washington Press, 1951. Pp. liv + 161. $3.00. This newly edited, combined “Catechism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 180–190.
Published: 01 June 1973
...K. A. Bruffee Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 FORM AND MEANING IN NABOKOV’S REAL LIFE OF SEBASTIAN KNIGHT AN EXAMPLE OF ELEGIAC ROMANCE By K. A. BRUFFEE The Real Lzfe ofsebastian Knight is one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (1): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 1978
...Stewart Justman Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 “AUCTORITEE” AND THE KNIGHT’S TALE By STEWARTJUSTMAN In 1967 Robert Jordan wrote, “To observe that Theseus’ oration culminates the thematic development of the [Knight’s...
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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 (1970) 31 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 1970
...Donald R. Howard REVIEWS Artistic Ambivalence in Chaucer’s “Knight’s Tale.” By PAULT. THURSTON. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1968. x -I- 240 pp. $7.50. Chaucer’s Knight’s Tale, normally reckoned a serious romance, has always puzzled...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 March 1973
...Kathleen A. Blake ORDER AND THE NOBLE LIFE IN CHAUCER’S KNIGHT’S TALE? By KATHLEEN A. BLAKE How many readers of Chaucer’s Knight’s Tale have succeeded in keeping the two love-stricken knights distinct in their minds...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 490–507.
Published: 01 December 1949
...Curtis Carroll Davis THE VIRGINIA “KNIGHTS” AND THEIR GOLDEN HORSESHOES : DR. WILLIAM A.. CARUTHERS AND AN AMERICAN TRADITION By CURTISCARROLL DAVIS The knightliest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 278–280.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Jeffrey Todd Knight Still, I finished the book wanting to hear more from Warley about his fruitful engagement with critical theory at a moment when critique itself is being reassessed by scholars seeking a more affirmative stance. Warley frames his study in part as if it were animated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 377–379.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Jeffrey Todd Knight 1 Two of the most recent examples are Marno 2016 , on a single poem by John Donne, and Dolven 2017 , on the relationship between Frank O’Hara and Thomas Wyatt. 2 On the seventeenth century as “the age of the library catalogue,” see Summit 2008 : 200...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (2): 137–140.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Jeffrey Todd Knight Copyright © 2022 by University of Washington 2022 In July 2021 I took over as editor of Modern Language Quarterly from Marshall Brown, who retired after thirty years on the job. As it happens, the first essay I ever prepared for publication I sent to MLQ , to Marshall...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 413–418.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Jeffrey Todd Knight Jeffrey Todd Knight is assistant professor of English and codirector of the Textual Studies Program at the University of Washington. He is author of Bound to Read: Compilations, Collections, and the Making of Renaissance Literature (2013). The Swerve: How...