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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (2): 121–137.
Published: 01 June 1982
...Harriet Ray Allentuch Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 MY DAUGHTER/MYSELF EMOTIONAL ROOTS OF MADAME DE SEVIGNE’S ART By HARRIETRAY ALLENTUCH Madame de Sevigne, an enduring...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 363–377.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Arnold H. Rowbotham Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 MADAME DE GENLIS AND JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU By ARNOLDH. ROWBOTHAM Madame de Genlis lived through the last years of the Ancien Regime, through the Revolution, the First Empire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 340–344.
Published: 01 June 1942
... parapher- nalia except a good bibliography and an index. CARLOSBAKER Princeton University Voltaire and Madame du Chitelet. By IRA 0. WADE. Princeton University Press, 1941. (Princeton Publications in Romance Languages.) Pp. xiii + 241...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 March 1980
... but obtain the least glance of’ compassion, I am too happy.-Ah, madam, there was a time!-but let it be forgotten-I confess 1 have deservedly f‘orfeited the high place 1 once held of sighing at your feet. Nothing could be more ironic. Mirabell’s cloying hyperbole, his feigned torch...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 446–461.
Published: 01 December 1967
...Robert C. McLean Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 THE COMPLETED VISION: A STUDY OF MADAME DE MAUVES AND THE AMBASSADORS By ROBERTC. MCLEAN As a recent critic points out...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 215–241.
Published: 01 June 1940
... to check the proof sheets of this publication against the MSS; the archives of the Royal Society were consigned to a safe place in the summer of 1939, where they are to remain for several years. MADAME GEOFFRIN AND MARTIN FOLKES : SIX NEW LETTERS1...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 344–354.
Published: 01 December 1959
...P. M. Wetherill Copyright © 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 EDGAR ALLAN POE AND MADAME SABATIER By P, M. WETHERILL In his critical works, Poe wrote that one of the most nobly poetic themes is that of pure love. He is referring to the “Uranian” Venus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 323–330.
Published: 01 December 1957
...Robert J. Nelson Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 MADAME BOVARY AS TRAGEDY By ROBERTJ. NELSON Whether we can assume that in this year of the centenary of Madame Bovary Flaubert continues to exert a shaping influence upon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 201–235.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Lauren M. E. Goodlad This essay connects the television series Mad Men to Anthony Trollope’s Prime Minister and Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary . All are serialized narratives of capitalist globalization in which motifs of exile articulate the experience of breached sovereignty in a modern world...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 302–308.
Published: 01 September 1947
... been forgotten how much the individual naturalistic writer has in common with his predecessors. Of Zola, a critic aware of his short- comings but not hostile to his achievements wrote: “Les vraies origines de M. Zola doivent se chercher bien plus dans les Mise‘rables que dans Madame Bo...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (3): 199–205.
Published: 01 September 1957
...- ally considered a landmark in the development of the nouvelle in France. Not only was Segrais the first author to advance a definition of this literary genre, but he also gave it its most artistic expression before the short analytical narratives of Madame de la Fayette. The theory he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 345–349.
Published: 01 June 1942
... to Madame Saba- tier, in 1852, he enclosed the poem, A une Fenznze trop pie, the tone of which is utterly alien to the respectful, half-timid tone of ‘The volume contains six other studies: “Le P6lerinage de Charle- magne: a Baroque Epic,” by Robert C. Bates; “Marin Ie Koy de Gomber...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 414–425.
Published: 01 September 1965
... to leave is in no sense a weak surrender to tradi- tional values. But, if we are to claim it as a spiritual triumph for Strether, it is necessary to say precisely what its content is: the renun- ciation of Europe and of Madame de Vionnet must have an intelligible bearing upon that triumph...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 193–217.
Published: 01 June 2020
... literature was defined. Though Flaubert failed to elicit sustained interest from the British reading public during his lifetime, it was not for want of access. At least two British journals followed the Revue de Paris , which serialized Madame Bovary from October to December 1856 (Brown 2006 : 324...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 494–495.
Published: 01 September 1942
..., however, does not appear there : his corre- spondence with Madame de Stael. Through a happy chance a great- great-granddaughter of Madame de Stael, Pauline de Pange, dis- covered these missing letters several years ago in the castle of her forefathers in Normandy. A few years ago...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 495–496.
Published: 01 September 1942
... of his let- ters edited by Josef Korner. One of the most important parts of his correspondence, however, does not appear there : his corre- spondence with Madame de Stael. Through a happy chance a great- great-granddaughter of Madame de Stael, Pauline de Pange, dis- covered...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (2): 191–207.
Published: 01 June 1991
.... There it is!” (p. 20); the second after Mr. Touchett dies and leaves Isabel a fortune, when Mrs. Touchett informs Madame Merle, “The money’s to remain in the affairs of the bank, and she’s to draw the interest” (p. 208). The second passage is, I suggest, useful for interpreting the first. James’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 168–181.
Published: 01 June 1954
... . . . montrant ses grosses cuysses pellues et vellues comme ung ours” (Chap. 81). It is with a similar lack of discretion that Antoine de la Sale makes Madame mention twice that she will not wear underwear on her bare body for penance’s sake (Chaps. 20 and 45). Furthermore he underscores her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 203–206.
Published: 01 June 1944
... in exile (Holland or England) is writing to Lionne in Paris concerning efforts being made to allow him to return to France. Such, at least, is the main topic of the first two paragraphs. . . . Je suis infiniment obligC aux bontCs de Madame * * * & B la chaleur de vos bons offices...