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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1948) 9 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 March 1948
...R. E. Watters Howard P. Vincent. Chicago: Pakcard and Company, 1947. Pp. xxii + 502. $4.00. (Also as Vol. XIV of complete Works of Herman Melville . Pp. xxii + 548.) Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 Dorothy Richardson 113 undefined...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1952) 13 (2): 218–219.
Published: 01 June 1952
... Herman Melville: A Critical Study. By RICHARDCHASE. New York: Mac- millan Company, 1949. Pp. xiii + 305. $4.50. Professor Chase’s book does at least three things: it explores the universal mythic patterns in Melville’s work, it discerns elements of American folklore (parvenu...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 266–269.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Robert E. Abrams Hunting Captain Ahab: Psychological Warfare and the Melville Revival . By Clare L. Spark. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press,2001. x + 730 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Ideographia: The Chinese Cipher in Early Modern Europe. By David Porter...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1972) 33 (1): 54–66.
Published: 01 March 1972
...Hershel Parker Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 1 Alan Lebovitz. Progress into Silence: A Study of Melville's Heroes . Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1970. xii + 240 pp. $8.95. TRAFFICKING IN MELVILLE’ By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1964) 25 (2): 181–186.
Published: 01 June 1964
...Herbert S. Donow Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 HERMAN MELVILLE AND THE CRAFT OF FICTION By HERBERT S. DONOW Whatever else Melville may have been, he was a novelist only in the vaguest sense of that word. Indeed, “Melville never...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 168–183.
Published: 01 June 1949
...Harrison Hayford; Merrell Davis Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 ∗ The authors of the present study acknowledge the friendly coöperation of Jay Leyda who discovered and generously shared with the some of its important materials. HERMAN MELVILLE AS OFFICE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1949) 10 (3): 377–388.
Published: 01 September 1949
...Harrison Hayford; Merrell Davis Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 HERMAN MELVILLE AS OFFICE-SEEKER (PART TWO) By HARRISONHAYFORD and MERRELLDAVIS I11 After his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 159–164.
Published: 01 June 1951
...Tyrus Hillway Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 MELVILLE AS AMATEUR ZOOLOGIST By TYRUSHILLWAY Though Typee (1846) and Omoo (1847) contain only scattered zoological references, and these of a sort found in the reports of almost...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1955) 16 (4): 325–331.
Published: 01 December 1955
...Hugh W. Hetherington Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 A TRIBUTE TO THE LATE HIRAM MELVILLE By HUGHW. HETHERINGTON In the New York Times for October 6, 1891, “The Late Hiram Melville” was the heading of a column which contained a letter en...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1956) 17 (2): 118–127.
Published: 01 June 1956
...Arthur Sale Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 THE GLASS SHIP A RECURRENT IMAGE IN MELVILLE By ARTHURSALE The following laconic notes attempt to hold down a protean image in Melville’s works...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1976) 37 (4): 392–393.
Published: 01 December 1976
...Leon T. Dickinson Franklin Walker. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1974. xii + 234 pp. $9.95. Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 392 KEVJEWS Irreverent Pilgrims: Melville, Browne, and Mark...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1976) 37 (3): 295–298.
Published: 01 September 1976
... both readers and artists alike. ALEXANDERMEDLICOIT, JR. University of Connecticut The Method of Melville’s Short Fiction. By K. BRUCEBICKLEY, JR. Durham: Duke University Press, 1975. xv + 142 pp. $7.75. Although we are told that the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1940) 1 (1): 95–100.
Published: 01 March 1940
...E. H. Eby Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 HERMAN MELVILLE’S “TARTARUS OF MAIDS” By E. H. EBY Scholars have been investigating of late the literary methods of Herman Melville, the nature and extent of his ideas, but have over...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1940) 1 (2): 195–206.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Leon Howard Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 MELVILLE’S STRUGGLE WITH THE ANGEL By LEONHOWARD The common denominator of most-if not all-critical discus- sions of Herman Melville is their dependence upon the logical fal- lacy of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1978) 39 (2): 205–207.
Published: 01 June 1978
... can only hope that other scholars will now follow his many leads and investigate the interrela- tionships among these challenging texts in greater detail. CLARKS. MUENZER Ha ?-vard Univel-si t y Melville’s Short Fiction, 1853-1856...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 345–358.
Published: 01 September 1970
...Gordon E. Bigelow Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 THE PROBLEM OF SYMBOLIST FORM IN MELVILLE’S “BARTLEBY THE SCRIVENER’’ By GORDONE. BIGELOW One proffers another critique of Melville’s “Bartleby” with some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1974) 35 (1): 30–44.
Published: 01 March 1974
...Christopher W. Sten Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 BARTLEBY THE TRANSCENDENTALIST MELVILLE’S DEAD LETTER TO EMERSON By CHRISTOPHERW. STEN In his essay “The Transcendentalist” (1843), Emerson remarked that he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1962) 23 (4): 337–352.
Published: 01 December 1962
...Robert Shulman Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 MELVILLE’S THOMAS FULLER: AN OUTLINE FOR STARBUCK AND AN INSTANCE OF THE CREATOR AS CRITIC By ROBERTSHULMAN Melville first read Fuller’s Holy and Profane...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1963) 24 (3): 237–244.
Published: 01 September 1963
...Allen Guttmann Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 FROM TYPEE TO MOBY-DICK MELVILLE’S ALLUSIVE ART By ALLEN GUTTMANN The complex allusiveness of T. S. Eliot and James Joyce has been the subject of much adverse criticism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 317–324.
Published: 01 September 1950
...Joseph Schiffman Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 CRITICAL PROBLEMS IN MELVILLE’S “BENITO CERENO” By JOSEPH SCHIFFMAN . . . dreadful insurrections . . . have been made when opportunity offered...