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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1944) 5 (2): 240–241.
Published: 01 June 1944
.... Unpretentiously, Miss Robertson provides the best available guide to these manuals. The value of her essay is further enhanced by a useful bibliography. LOUISB. WRIGHT The Huntington Library London in Flames, London in Glory. By ROBERTA. AUBIN.New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 361–362.
Published: 01 September 1950
.... CLOTILDEWILSON UniverJity of Washington The Sources of “A Dictionarie of the French and English Tongues,” by Randle Cotgrave (London, 1611) : A Study in Renaissance Lexicography. By VERA E. SMALLEY.Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins Studies in Romance Literatures and Languages, Extra...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2004) 65 (2): 310–316.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Pamela Cheek Libertines and Radicals in Early Modern London: Sexuality, Politics,and Literary Culture, 1630-1685. By James Grantham Turner. Cambridge:Cambridge University Press, 2002. xxii + 343 pp.; Schooling Sex:Libertine Literature and Erotic Education in Italy, France, and England,1534-1685...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 100–101.
Published: 01 March 1945
... University Quebec to Carolina in 1785-1786: Being the Travel Diary and Ob- servations of Robert Hunter, Jr., a Young Merchant of London. Edited by LOUISB. WRIGHTand MARIONTINLING. San Marino, California: The Huntington Library, 1943. Pp. ix + 393. $5.00. The editors of this old...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 March 1945
...James L. Clifford Archibald Bolling Shepperson. Richmond, Va.: The Dietz Press, 1942. Pp. 501. $4.00. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 REVIEWS John Paradise and Lucy Ludwell of London and Williainsburg. By ARCHIBALDBOLLING SHEPPERSON...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2013) 74 (3): 331–362.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Robert D. Hume Some 250 English comedies are set in London between circa 1600 and 1737. Three clichés about them remain current. First, “Jacobean city comedy” performs serious sociopolitical work. Second, the social level of the protagonists rises in the “comedy of wit” or “comedy of manners...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 132–148.
Published: 01 June 1977
...Robert H. Bell Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 BOSWELL’S NOTES TOWARD A SUPREME FICTION FROM LONDON JOURNAL TO LIFE OF JOHNSON By ROBERTH. BELL Boswell’s London Journal, 1762-1763 reveals a great deal about...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1983) 44 (2): 215–217.
Published: 01 June 1983
... The London Muse: Victorian Poelic Responses to the City. By WILLIAMB. THES- ING. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1982. xviii + 230 pp. $20.00. Of the unearthing of “traditions” and “themes” in the literature of earlier periods there is no end. To his credit, William Thesing in The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2017) 78 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Brean Hammond The Publication of Plays in London, 1660–1800: Playwrights, Publishers, and the Market . By Milhous Judith and Hume Robert D. . London : British Library . xxvi + 483 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 This book is the revised form of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2017) 78 (1): 128–131.
Published: 01 March 2017
...John Plotz The Sky of Our Manufacture: The London Fog in British Fiction from Dickens to Woolf . By Taylor Jesse Oak . Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press , 2016 . xii + 260 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 In “The Storm-Cloud of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1961) 22 (2): 214.
Published: 01 June 1961
...Fredson Bowers P. M. Handover. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960. Pp. 224. $4.75. Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 REVIEWS Printing in London froin 1476 to Modern Times: Coinpctitive Practice and Technical Invention in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2015) 76 (1): 31–56.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Jefferies, Mark Twain, and others. Jefferies’s 1885 After London , an early and critically neglected work of British speculative fiction, is a bellwether of the widely distributed naturalist impulses among novelists responding to the era of scientific naturalism marked by the appearance of Charles Darwin’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2017) 78 (3): 421–441.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Westminster Abbey and the capitol-like Whitehall—is revisited in Milton’s epic. God expels Adam and Eve from Eden and subsequently washes away the garden during the Flood to prevent it from turning into a temple-and-grove along the lines of Pandaemonium or a capital seat like Charles’s London, in either case...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 149–170.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Heather Murray W. J. Alexander, trained at London and Johns Hopkins and appointed in 1889 by the University of Toronto as one of the first dedicated professors of English literature in Canada, was well positioned to direct the new discipline of English literary studies across the country and at all...
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Published: 01 December 2015
Figure 1. Page opening with “His Riddle” sequence, in George Gascoigne, A Hundreth sundrie Flowres (London, 1573), sigs. 2D2v–2D3r. By permission of the Folger Shakespeare Library. Figure 1. Page opening with “His Riddle” sequence, in George Gascoigne, A Hundreth sundrie Flowres (London, 1573 More
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Published: 01 December 2015
Figure 3. Pilcrows expanding a numbered sequence in Thomas Tusser, A Hundreth good poyntes of husbandry (London, 1570), sigs. D3v–D4r. RB 49623, The Huntington Library, San Marino, California. Figure 3. Pilcrows expanding a numbered sequence in Thomas Tusser, A Hundreth good poyntes of More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1948) 9 (2): 243–245.
Published: 01 June 1948
...Roland M. Smith Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 Myles Dillon. London: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1946. Pp. viii + 124. $3.25. ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1980) 41 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 June 1980
...MOODY E. PRIOR Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 L. CALDERWOOD JAMES. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1979. ix + 225 pp. $12.50. ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1948) 9 (2): 247–248.
Published: 01 June 1948
...Bertrand H. Bronson Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 Lyell Reade Aleyn. Part X: Johnson's Early Life: The Final Narrative . London: Privately printed for the author by Percy Lund Humphries & Co., 1946. Pp. xii + 224. ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1982) 43 (3): 310–312.
Published: 01 September 1982
... Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 BOOKS RECEIVED AMERICAN Baron, Dennis E. Grammur and Good Taste: Reforming the American Language. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1982. x + 263 pp. $19.95. Harding...