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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (2): 238–241.
Published: 01 June 1995
....xii t 247 pp. $‘Lc We sometimes send students to Strunk and White’s I:’lumunts ofStyluas a crrra- live for writing problems. Miriam Brody’s Manly Wrzting should make us think again about the apparent neutrality or even the goodwill of that advice. As Brody asserts, ‘Towrite well in Western...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (4): 315–336.
Published: 01 December 1982
... problems are posed by the hero, Manly, who has been variously interpreted as a dupe, a hypocrite, and a moral para- gon, but who refuses to be cramped into any simple category.’ The 1 A few critics have refused to oversimplify the play and its hero: Ian Donaldson, The World...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 March 2001
... of characteristics said to be typically male: aggression, ambition, a yen to dominate. But reading Scott suggests that the crisis in masculinity considerably predates late-twentieth-century feminism. Our present ambivalence about manli- ness is not merely a reaction to our...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 167–176.
Published: 01 June 1943
... account book, and found it unsatisfactory Tatlock and MacKaye render into Modern English, “when his master looked over his in- dentures Professor Manly in his 1928 edition follows Skeat, noting, “examined his accounts Professor Robinson in his 1933 edition also follows Skeat, but is less sure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 39–42.
Published: 01 March 1956
... aspects in order to achieve irony and humor. In the Robinson text (and also in the Manly-Rickert5) there are two instances which may require explanation and one which appears to remain the sole exception to correct usage. The devil says to the summoner : “Nay, certeinly,” quod...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (4): 471–500.
Published: 01 December 2002
... an older ideal of manliness and thus doubly promoting nostalgic longing. Indulgence in emotions—especially in longing, pin- ing, nostalgia, and lovesickness—is, after all, the redeeming quality of his nostalgically recalled men of sensibility. The legacy of the novel of sensibility as recuperated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (1): 33–44.
Published: 01 March 1944
... University Library Manu- script Gg 4. 27, Professors Manly and Rickert suggested that “The explanation of . . . [the scribe’s] eccentricities may possibly lie in the hypothesis that he was a foreigner, perhaps a Fleming or a Dutchman They were prevented by limitations...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 9–16.
Published: 01 March 1942
... or scribe. The existence of the Second Nun depends upon only two, or possibly three pieces of evidence-no one of which is unassailable : 1 The Chaucer Tradition, pp. 130-1. 2Professors Manly and Rickert, though they do not question Brusen- dorff’s evidence, do not agree with his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (2): 161–196.
Published: 01 June 1999
..., And manly hearts to guard the fair. “Rule, Britannia, rule the waves; Britons never will be slaves.”6 David Garrick’s “Hearts of Oak” likewise portrays sailors’ manly courage as an aspect of Britishness: Hearts of Oak are our ships, jolly Tars are our men We ever are ready...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 451–457.
Published: 01 December 1949
.... Ernst A. Kock, E.E.T.S., 0. s., No. 120 (1902), p. 77. Dom Maynard J. Brenncm, O.S.B. 453 The Iqgltter-myld of Benedictine tradition is altogether too pertinent to ignore completely when considering the symple and coy smile of the Prioress. Professor Manly has aptly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (2): 97–98.
Published: 01 June 1960
... taught both Greek and English; in addition, he coached baseball and football and at one time served as dean of men. In 1913 he went to the University of Chicago for graduate study, was a fellow, became secretary to Professor John M. Manly, chairman of the English Department, and obtained his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 404–416.
Published: 01 December 1950
... how it came to be replaced by the Pater rroster. J. M. Manly realized that Skeat’s analysis was not adequate. He explained in 1926, For many years I believed and taught statements about the rosary which I now find were entirely incorrect. A pair of beads, I taught, consisted properly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (4): 575–579.
Published: 01 December 1993
... (in The Notion . . . of the Judgment of Hercules of 1713) brings into focus the fear of the woman, especially in relation to a myth of Greek manly virtue. The feminization (both effeminizing and sex- ualizing) of Credit or Commerce, Barrell suggests, produces the “conse- quent difficulty in seeing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 407–408.
Published: 01 September 1949
... of the England of this period,particularly the years 1350-1400. It is a somewhat subordinate member of a series of three works of Chaucerian scholar- ship performed in the 1920’s and ’30’s by Edith Rickert and John M. Manly and their associates at Chicago, the other two of the triad being The Text...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (3): 336–338.
Published: 01 September 1994
... in British attitudes as Simpson reads them causes the split: theory (France, Germany) is either “unmanly,”too manly to trust one’s wives and daughters with, or a woman seducing us men. And so literature, which in Simpson’s view producers and consumers alike treated as a “feminized” profession from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 492–494.
Published: 01 December 1967
.... 25), and his preconceived and rigid definitions of “freedom” and “mon- archy” cause him to cast his lot with a tainted conspiracy. He finally achieves a kind of freedom in self-destruction. Chapter I1 sees Macbeth as infected with a sort of machismo. To estab- lish his “manly image...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 69–80.
Published: 01 March 1947
... connection between the literary art, in particular, and the manly art of self-defense in the nineteenth century, the Golden Age of the Ring, is one of the unique chapters of literary history. More than academic was the interest in the sport exhibited by the writer of that age. The fascination...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 315–321.
Published: 01 September 1948
... philosophy. What he has gained from Plato is a sense of integrity : 1s Pluto and Platonism, p. 274. Jbid., pp. 275-76. ’@ 320 Walter Pater on Pluto’s Aexthetics Manliness in art . . . a full consciousness of what one does, of art itself in the work of art, tenacity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 405–407.
Published: 01 September 1949
... centuries illustrative of the social history of the England of this period,particularly the years 1350-1400. It is a somewhat subordinate member of a series of three works of Chaucerian scholar- ship performed in the 1920’s and ’30’s by Edith Rickert and John M. Manly and their associates...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 66–75.
Published: 01 March 1964
..., who identifies the Lord of Palatye as a Turk to whom Chaucer’s hero “give[s] knightly service” (p. 58), and John Matthews Manly, who states that the Lord of Palatye “was a heathen bound in friendly treaty and doing homage to Pierre de Lusignan.” John Matthews Manly, “A Knight Ther...