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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1978) 39 (2): 200–202.
Published: 01 June 1978
... ends. KARL LROEBER Colitmbicc University Why the “Lyrical Ballads”? The Background, Writing, and Character of Wordsworth’s 1798 “Lyrical Ballads.” By JOHNE. JORDAN.Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1976) 37 (3): 298–300.
Published: 01 September 1976
... Pound: The Lyric Mode. By EUGENEPAUL NASSAR. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, ‘1975. xi 4- 164 pp. $7.95. Eugene Nassar’s book on The Cantos, consisting of about 150 pages of text, including notes, is admirably limited in length and proportionately modest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 407–409.
Published: 01 September 1940
... may be ventured. In general, the inductive method, which is maintained in the book, carries conviction with it. MYRAR. JESSEN Bryn Mawr College The Genius of the German Lyric. An Historic Survey of its Foriqzal and Metaphysical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2010) 71 (2): 107–127.
Published: 01 June 2010
... commission to write the Franciade , but also Joachim Du Bellay were exploring epic as a change from love poetry. Having formally renounced Petrarchist lyric, Du Bellay drew on his experience in the French diplomatic service in Rome to compose his most famous sonnet collection, the Regrets . Although a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2012) 73 (1): 13–35.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Sharon Achinstein Achinstein explores how lyric embarrassment becomes a figure for forms of obligation newly emergent, and under emergency, in historical conditions where uncontrolled reception and political uncertainty give rise to a new reflexiveness about the medium of lyric. The essay focuses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2013) 74 (3): 418–421.
Published: 01 September 2013
... project from Poggio’s discovery of De rerum natura, “the starting point of so many narratives about Lucretius” (17). Lyric where The Swerve is narrative, The Lucretian Renaissance turns to seemingly isolated, exemplary scenes of reading: Petrarch reading Virgil and Macrobius, Montaigne reading...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1992) 53 (4): 393–408.
Published: 01 December 1992
...Mark Booth Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 WRITTEN AND WRITING BARDS IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY LYRIC BJ MARK BOOTH The ode-writing English lyric poets of the mideighteenth century made considerable use of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1997) 58 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 1997
...G. W. Pigman, III Reviews Manuscript, Print, and the English Renaissance Lyric. By Arthur F. Marotti. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1995. xx + 348 pp. $45.00 cloth, $19.95 paper. The historicist turn of the past fifteen years or so has too often ignored a fundamental...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1997) 58 (3): 351–355.
Published: 01 September 1997
...Jane K. Brown E. Wellbery David. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1996. xiii + 467 pp. $55.50 cloth, $18.95 paper. Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Reviews The Specular Moment: Goethe’s Early Lyric and the Begznnings of Romanticism. By David E. Wellbery...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2000) 61 (4): 651–682.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Anita Patterson © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.4-04Patterson.final 11/13/00 2:08 PM Page 651 Jazz, Realism, and the Modernist Lyric: The Poetry of Langston Hughes Anita Patterson n 1940 Richard Wright, praising Langston...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1985) 46 (2): 115–128.
Published: 01 June 1985
...Richard H. Osberg Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 COLLOCATION AND THEME IN THE MIDDLE ENGLISH LYRIC “FOWELES IN PE FRITH” By RICHARDH. OSBERG...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1987) 48 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 September 1987
...Marianne G. Briscoe Siegfried Wenzel. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1986. xii + 272 pp. $30.00. © 1989 University of Washington 1987 REVIEWS Preachers, Poets, and the Early English Lyric. By SIEGFRIEDWENZEL. Princeton: Princeton University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1978) 39 (4): 405–407.
Published: 01 December 1978
...RICHARD STRIER HARDY BARBARA. Bloomington and London: Indiana University Press, 1977. 142 pp. $10.95. Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 REVIEWS The Advantage of Lyric: Essays on Feeling in Poetry. By BARBARAHARDY. Bloomington and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1980) 41 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 March 1980
... understanding of-Chaucer. ELAINETv ITLE HANSEN Hami 1to n College Protestant Poetics and the Seventeenth-Century Religious Lyric. By BARBARAKIEFEK LEWAISKI.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1979. xiv + 536 pp. $27.50. Karely...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1970) 31 (4): 504–506.
Published: 01 December 1970
...Stephen Manning Sarah Appleton Weber. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1969. x + 292 pp. $10.00. Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 REVIEWS Theology and Poetiy in the Middle English Lyric: A Study of Sacred History and Aesthetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2017) 78 (4): 554–557.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Zachary Tavlin The Lyric in the Age of the Brain . By Skillman Nikki . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2016 . 342 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 It is peculiar for a book of literary history to posit an “age of the brain.” Approaches to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 373–375.
Published: 01 September 1948
... recent Icelandic scholars have been prone to claim for its author no less a person than Snorri Sturluson himself. A. LEROYANDREWS Cornell University The Lyric Cycle in German Literature. By HELENMEREDITH MUS- TARD. New York : King’s Crown...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1954) 15 (3): 274–275.
Published: 01 September 1954
... both : “Criticism is always the better for fresh and original theories, whatever the final view in regard to their validity may be.” MILLETTHENSHAW~~ University of Miami Coral Gables, Floriab The Secular Lyric in Middle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2006) 67 (2): 274–278.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Deidre Lynch Lyric Generations: Poetry and the Novel in the Long Eighteenth Century . By G. Gabrielle Starr. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. x + 298 pp. University of Washington 2006 Deidre Lynch is associate professor of English at indiana University. She is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2006) 67 (2): 283–286.
Published: 01 June 2006
...James Tweedie Derek Jarman and Lyric Film: The Mirror and the Sea . By Steven Dillon. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2004. 271 pp. University of Washington 2006 James Tweedie is assistant professor of comparative literature and a member of the cinema studies faculty at the...