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Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 1. A model of literary prestige from 1820 to 1919 Figure 1. A model of literary prestige from 1820 to 1919 More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1941) 2 (1): 123–129.
Published: 01 March 1941
...Frederick M. Padelford By Herbert David Rix. The Pennsylvania State College Studies, No. 7, State College, Pennsylvania, 1940. Pp. 88. Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 REVIEWS Renaissance Literary Theory and Practice. Classicism in the Rheto...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1947) 8 (3): 374–375.
Published: 01 September 1947
... and skill. ALPHOKSER. FAVREAU Unirlersity of Michigan The Life and Noziels of Lkon Gozlan: A Rcprcsentative of Literary Cross Cwrents in tlze Generation of Balzac. By MARTHAKATH- ERIKE LODER.Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1975) 36 (3): 318–320.
Published: 01 September 1975
... climactic chapter to his absorbing book. RICHARDD. ALTICK Ohio State University Play, Games, and Sport: The Literary Works of Lewis Carroll. By KATHLEEN BLAKE.Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1974. 216 pp. $8.75. With the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1976) 37 (2): 179–195.
Published: 01 June 1976
...Jenijoy La Belle Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 THEODORE ROETHKE’S “THE LOST SON” FROM ARCHETYPES TO LITERARY HISTORY By JENIJOY LA BELLE Sooner or later in almost every lengthy study of Theodore...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1975) 36 (4): 418–425.
Published: 01 December 1975
... ESSAYS IN RENAISSANCE LITERARY HISTORY' By MICHAELMURRIN In their recent books John Steadman and Rosalie Colie have both tried to write a limited kind of literary history, the type that stresses criticism in the period. Neither succeeds, a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1976) 37 (1): 82–92.
Published: 01 March 1976
...James Gindin Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 TOWARD LITERARY BIOGRAPHY’ By JAMES GINDIN Within just the last decade, a proliferation of thoughtful and sensi- tive books concerning Hardy has considerably deepened the level of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1976) 37 (3): 300–302.
Published: 01 September 1976
... and the Literary Imagination. By LAWRENCEL. LANCER. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1975. xiii i-300 pp. $12.50. The fundamental assumption of The Holocaust and the Literary Imagina- tion is that the destruction of the European Jews was an unprecedented act, unique in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1983) 44 (2): 212–215.
Published: 01 June 1983
... “tri- umph of goodness” that is “real but muted” (p. 269). If the book is divided into literary history on the one hand and literary criticism on the other, it is more seriously divided by what appears to be a central inconsistency. One of its theses is that Pope’s career, pace Brower, is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1952) 13 (3): 264–267.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Margaret M. Starkey Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 THE HISTORY OF IDEAS AND LITERARY STUDIES By MARGARETM. STARKEY The student of literature who attempts to adapt the history-of-ideas method to purposes of literary research feels a little...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1940) 1 (2): 251–252.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Donald Cornu Edmund Burke and His Literary Friends . By Donald Cross Bryant. St. Louis: Washington University Studies (New Series, Language and Literature, No. 9), 1939. Pp. 323. $2.75 Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 Elizabeth Artis Watts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1940) 1 (4): 558–559.
Published: 01 December 1940
...Allen R. Benham Wesley Whiting George. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1939. Pp. xii+401. $3.50. Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 558 Reviews Milton’s Literary fIlilieUy GEORGEWESLEY W~I~TIKG. Chapel Hill: The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 143–147.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Joycelyn Moody Forgotten Readers: Recovering the Lost History of African American Literary Societies . By Elizabeth McHenry. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2002. xiv + 423 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Joycelyn Moody is associate professor of English at Saint Louis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2005) 66 (3): 299–328.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Megan M. Ferry © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Megan M. Ferry is Luce Junior Professor of East Asian Studies and assistant professor of Chinese at Union College. She is currently revising a manuscript on early-twentieth-century Chinese women writers. Women’s Literary History...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Scott Saul Signs and Cities: Black Literary Postmodernism . By Madhu Dubey. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. ix + 284 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Scott Saul is assistant professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. His book Freedom Is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 243–279.
Published: 01 June 2007
... British Empire. A forthcoming book compares the East and West German cinemas. Her current book project is a comparative study of European modernism. The Arabian Nights, Arab-European Literary Influence, and the Lineages of the Novel Rebecca Carol Johnson, Richard Maxwell, and Katie Trumpener...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2008) 69 (2): 221–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
...David Randall In Habermasian theory, the bourgeois public sphere was preceded by a literary public sphere whose favored genres revealed the interiority of the self and emphasized an audience-oriented subjectivity. This essay argues that the association of this early modern literary discourse with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2008) 69 (1): 13–27.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Sun Yifeng Translation has played a critical role in forming the modern Chinese literary canon and continues to stimulate its change and expansion. It is instrumental to the exchange and synthesis of foreign narrative modes and aesthetic paradigms. There are obvious political, cultural, and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2008) 69 (3): 421–423.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Patricia Meyer Spacks A Literary History of Women's Writing in Britain, 1660–1789 . By Susan Staves. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. xi + 536 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Patricia Meyer Spacks, Edgar F. Shannon Professor Emerita at the University of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 582–586.
Published: 01 December 2008
...David Simpson Upward Mobility and the Common Good: Toward a Literary History of the Welfare State . By Bruce Robbins. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007. xviii + 304 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 David Simpson is G. B. Needham Distinguished Professor of...