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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1979) 40 (4): 376–389.
Published: 01 December 1979
...Alexander Fischler Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 THEMATIC KEYS IN FRANCOIS MAURIAC’S THERESE DESQUEYROUX AND LE NGWD DE VIPERES By ALEXANDEKFISCHLEK Though the polemic and autobiographical writings in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1974) 35 (1): 45–55.
Published: 01 March 1974
... preoccupations, and their goal is cognitive modification. That this combination is by no means unique in recent French letters is indicated by such varied examples as Alain Robbe-Grillet,Claude Mauriac, and P hilippe Sollers. Sartre, a sometime novelist who has abjured his former bourgeois magic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1970) 31 (4): 519–520.
Published: 01 December 1970
... Beauvoir. Keck finds that occasionally all of them allow “the idea” to dominate over the free imaginative process. She remarks of Aragon that he “sees the upper classes as individuals, the working class as a group” (p. 238). Bernanos and Mauriac engaged actively in political controversy, but as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1955) 16 (4): 379–380.
Published: 01 December 1955
... and Bernanos, did not practice economy of language, and he forestalls possible objections by referring the reader to favorable critics (p. 280). On the other hand, this reviewer read with surprise the judgment (p. 102) that each novel by Mauriac monotonously ends with the granting of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 238–239.
Published: 01 June 1943
..., Claudel, Valiry, Colette, Girau- doux, Roger Martin du Gard, Mauriac, Duhamel, Jules Romains, Montherlant, Green, Malraux, Saint Exupdry. There are more, such as Maurres, Bernanos, Mine, Giono, who will be treated in a forth- coming volume. Our space being strictly limited we can only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1953) 14 (3): 327–328.
Published: 01 September 1953
... National, Epochal and In- dividual Style. A dissertation. Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America Studies in Romance Languages and Literatures, XLVI, 1953. Pp. xix + 139. Hemmings, F. W. J. Emile Zola. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1953. Pp. 308. $6.00. Mauriac...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1947) 8 (2): 262–264.
Published: 01 June 1947
..., Language and Literature, No. 17, 1947. Pp. xi + 210. $3.00. Pell, Elsie. Franqois Mauriac: In Search of the Infinite. New York: The Philosophical Library, 1947. Pp. 93. $2.75. Wade, Ira 0. Studies on Voltaire with Some Unpublished Papers of Mme du Chitelet. Princeton: Princeton...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1959) 20 (4): 391–393.
Published: 01 December 1959
... it is not always easy to determine whether he has included a given item). Among these omissions are A. G. Engstrom, “Flaubert’s Correspondence and the Ironic and Symbolic Structure of Madame Bovary,” Studies in Philology, XLVI (lPQ9), 479-95; the appropriate parts of Francois Mauriac, Mes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1949) 10 (4): 526–527.
Published: 01 December 1949
... younger than himself and unfortunately drew a line after Claudel, Gide, Proust, Maurois, and Mauriac. He seldom indulged in the dis- cussion of technique and style. With all these limitations, however, Du Bos strikes us today as the deepest and often the most subtle literary sensibility of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1964) 25 (2): 231–233.
Published: 01 June 1964
...James H. Justus Cleanth Brooks. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1963. Pp. xiv + 500. $8.50. Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 JAMES H. JUSTUS 23 1 (Proust, Mauriac, Valkry, Thomas Mann, Kafka, Svevo, Joyce...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1953) 14 (3): 325–326.
Published: 01 September 1953
... Carco, even if he is a little more lenient to him than, in our opinion, posterity will be. The very special world, or underworld, depicte9 by Carco is, in itself, just as inter- esting as that of Proust or that of Mauriac’s provincial and frustrated charac- ters. From Moll Flanders to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1950) 11 (2): 253–256.
Published: 01 June 1950
.... 3, 1950. Pp. lx + 201. $3.00. Mauriac, Fransois. Proust’s Way. Translated from the Original French “Du C6tC de Chet Proust” by Elsie Pell. New York: Philosophical Library, 1950. Pp. 105. $3.00. Melcher, Edith. The Life and Times of Henry Monnier. Cambridge: Harvard University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 236–238.
Published: 01 June 1943
... appeal to a decidedly cultivated public, although he does not include many authors mentioned by Mr. Baldensperger. The figures treated are Gide, Claudel, Valiry, Colette, Girau- doux, Roger Martin du Gard, Mauriac, Duhamel, Jules Romains, Montherlant, Green, Malraux, Saint Exupdry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1971) 32 (1): 119–122.
Published: 01 March 1971
... (1964). Louis Rubin's Teller in the Tale (1967) has a good many revealing insights on narrative strategies from Cervantes through Francois Mauriac. Finally, Olga Bernal's Langage et fiction dans le roman de Beckett (1969) comes close to certain preoccupations of Kern. To end on the positive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 463–465.
Published: 01 September 1942
... recognized in one way or another that, as Maritain put it, the poet of Geneva had been “religiously gifted.” Mauriac went even as far as to loolc upon him as the defender of the supernatural in the eighteenth century (p. 96). An article of Jean Cocteau not mentioned in 1’Etat prksent, in R. P. (Dec...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1964) 25 (2): 228–231.
Published: 01 June 1964
... (Proust, Mauriac, Valkry, Thomas Mann, Kafka, Svevo, Joyce), triumphed in their place. A. Arsitne, the art critic, should be Arsene Alexandre; Alexandre was his last name. It was not on a street in Amsterdam (p. 217), but on the Parisian street by that name, that Jules Romains was favored by...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1967) 28 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 March 1967
... without necessarily attributing to them a metaphysical significance. The climate is of course a iiiirror of and a factor in the psychology; in this I eyiect lEernanos resembles Mauriac, Faulkner, and many other no\ elists \Lrong on atmosphere and mood. But the intensity of the p)cliological...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1953) 14 (2): 229–232.
Published: 01 June 1953
... in the Novels of Franqois Mauriac. A dissertation. Washington, D.C. : Catholic University of America, Studies in Romance Languages and Literatures, Vol. XLIV, 1953. Pp. viii + 86. LCvy, Paul. La Langue allemande en France: PCnCtration et diffusion des origines h nos jours. I1...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1957) 18 (3): 264–266.
Published: 01 September 1957
... any divine guidance.. . but with innumerable possibilities for ‘becoming.’ ” Relationships between Sartre and other novelists, incidentally, are pointed out in the discussions of Jules Romains, Mauriac, Giraudoux, and CCline. The French novel of the interwar years is seen as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1957) 18 (3): 270–272.
Published: 01 September 1957
.... (editor). Le Dr;le, by Francois Mauriac. Illustrated by Madeleine CharlCty. Boston: D. C. Heath and Company, 1957. Pp. 109. Cohen, J. M. (translator). The Life of Saint Teresa of Avila, by Herself. Baltimore: Penguin Books, L 73, 1957. Pp. 316. $0.85. Deloffre, FrCdCric (editor). Marivaux...