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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1975) 36 (3): 261–271.
Published: 01 September 1975
...Alan J. Singerman Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 HISTORY AS METAPHOR IN MME DE LAFAYETTE’S LA PRINCESSE DE CLEVES By ALANJ. SINGERMAN In the first published study of Mme de Lafayette’s La Princesse de...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2013) 74 (4): 493–516.
Published: 01 December 2013
...David L. Sedley This article interprets Madame de Lafayette’s La Princesse de Clèves as a response to Blaise Pascal’s arithmetic triangle. Pascal used the numbers of the triangle to determine how to divide fairly the stakes of an interrupted game of chance. He called his method “the geometry of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2006) 67 (2): 141–170.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the concepts of fiction, belief, and referentiality in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century France. A translation of Lafayette's Zayde: A Spanish Romance is forthcoming. The Storyteller and the Book: Scenes of Narrative Production in the Early French Novel Nicholas Paige alter...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1969) 30 (2): 171–182.
Published: 01 June 1969
... de Lafayette’s Princesse de Clcves stand like nearly matched literary twins, challenging readers to see their resemblance. Indeed, the Abbe Jean-Antoine de Charnes, the first defender of Mme de Lafayette’s novel, insisted that she drew upon Pauline for the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1991) 52 (3): 344–348.
Published: 01 September 1991
... argues instead for love as a resolutely private and selfdeter- mined alternative to arranged marriages. DeJean’s third chapter, “Lafayette and the Generation of 1660-1680,” pre- sents La Princesse de Ches as a direct continuation of Scudiry’s novelistic por- trayal of the feminine situation by...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2015) 76 (1): 97–100.
Published: 01 March 2015
... status in most histories of the French novel: Madame de Lafayette’s Princesse de Clèves, Jean-Jacques Rous- seau’s Nouvelle Héloïse, Denis Diderot’s Religieuse. Others, less frequently cited— Claude Prosper Jolyot de Crébillon’s Égarements du coeur et de l’esprit, Jacques Cazotte’s Diable amoureux...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1977) 38 (4): 401–403.
Published: 01 December 1977
... touched directly or indirectly on the subject of amorous passion. She devotes separate chapters to Mitrk, La Rochefoucauld, Mme de Lafayette, Saint-Evre- mond, Mme de Sitvignit, Jacques Esprit, Guilleragues, and La Bruykre. Ambi- tious in its conception, her study does not lead to any general...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1968) 29 (3): 376–377.
Published: 01 September 1968
... (editors). Frontiers of American Culture. Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Studies, 1968. ix + 201 pp. $6.50. E. McClung Fleming, “Symbols of the United States: From Indian Queen to Uncle Sam”; C. Hugh Holman, “ ‘Cheap Books’ and the Public Interest: Paperbound Book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1972) 33 (3): 337–341.
Published: 01 September 1972
...Kaspar T. Locher Lawrence Radner. Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Studies, 1970. 372 pp. $8.75 Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 PETEK MILWAKD 337 whole. The reason for this defect is, as I have implied, that...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1961) 22 (2): 220–224.
Published: 01 June 1961
..., 1961. Pp. xvi + 631. $14.00. Axton, William F. (editor). Melmoth the Wanderer: A Tale by Charles Robert Maturin. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, Bison Book BB 114, 1%1. Pp. xxii + 412. $2.40. Babcock, Weston. Hamlet: A Tragedy of Errors. West Lafayette, Ind.: Pur...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1972) 33 (1): 90–92.
Published: 01 March 1972
... search of a systematic critical structure. HARRYJ. MOONEY,JR. University of Pittsburgh BOOKS RECEIVED A MER I CA N Brown, Kay H. Melville’s Drive to Humanism. Lafayette...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2011) 72 (4): 461–492.
Published: 01 December 2011
... (“Lafayette’s Ellipses: The Privileges of Anonymity,” PMLA 99, no. 5 [1984]: 885). 6  Michel Foucault, “What Is an Author in Language, Counter-­memory, Practice: Selected Essays and Interviews, ed. and trans. Donald F. Bouchard (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1977), 113 – 38. 466...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1983) 44 (2): 225–228.
Published: 01 June 1983
... Stone: Wallace Stevens and the Hermetic Tradition. West Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Press, 1983. x + 195 pp. $14.50. ENGLISH Burke, John J., Jr., and Donald Kay (editors). The Unknown SamuelJohnson. Mad- ison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1983...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1972) 33 (3): 335–337.
Published: 01 September 1972
... another life” (p. 420). PETERMILWARD Sophia University, Tokyo Eichendorfl The Spiritual Geometer. By LAWRENCERADNER. Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Studies, 1970. 372 pp. $8.75. Lawrence Kadner’s book is likely...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1972) 33 (1): 92–95.
Published: 01 March 1972
... structure. HARRYJ. MOONEY,JR. University of Pittsburgh BOOKS RECEIVED A MER I CA N Brown, Kay H. Melville’s Drive to Humanism. Lafayette, lnd.: Purdue University Studies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1977) 38 (4): 398–401.
Published: 01 December 1977
... signifieds by using Stendhal’s term amour-passion. Her aim is to confront the views of a group of roughly contemporaneous prose writers all of whom touched directly or indirectly on the subject of amorous passion. She devotes separate chapters to Mitrk, La Rochefoucauld, Mme de Lafayette, Saint-Evre...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1981) 42 (1): 107–112.
Published: 01 March 1981
... BOOKS RECEIVED FESTSCHRIFTEN Thompson, G. R., and Virgil L. Lokke (editors). Ruined Eden of the Present: Hawthorne, Melville, and Poe: Critical Essays in Honor of Darrel Abel. West Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Press, 198 1. xx + 383 pp. $15.75...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1969) 30 (4): 622–627.
Published: 01 December 1969
.... 3200. ROMANCELANGUAGES Bender, Edmund J. Bibliographie: Charles Nodier. Bibliographie des oeuvres, des lettres et des manuscrits de Charles Nodier, suivie d’une bibliographie choisie des Ctudes sur Charles Nodier, 1840-1966. Lafayette, Ind...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1987) 48 (1): 99–104.
Published: 01 March 1987
... Institute, 1985, ns., 11. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. xii + 216 pp. $19.50. Hale, Jane Alison. The Broken Window: Beckett S Dramatic Perspective. West Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Press, 1987. 185 pp. $17.95. Harris, Jocelyn. Samuel Richardson. Cambridge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1989) 50 (4): 402–408.
Published: 01 December 1989
.... $34.50. 402 BOOKS RECEIVED 403 Dewey, Joseph. In a Dark Time: The Apocalyptic Temper in the American Novel of the Nuclear Age. West Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Press, 1990. 255 pp. $27.50...