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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 274–275.
Published: 01 September 1955
... anecdote, but neither should it be reduced to the desiccated leavings of the account book or the dossier in an Italian police station. GEORGEJ. BECKER Swart hmo re College l7ae Ordeal of George Meredith. By LIONELSTEVENSON. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (3): 309.
Published: 01 September 1961
... Meredith. By NORMANKELVIN. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1961. Pp. ix 4- 250. $5.50. It is difficult not to admire the industry with which Norman Kelvin pursues his theme that Meredith’s views of nature and society became the basis for the form of his novels and poems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (1): 77–89.
Published: 01 March 1993
...Meredith Anne Skura Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 I want to thank Martin Wiener for his advice and suggestions about the material in this essay. Understanding the Living and Talking to the Dead: The Historicity of Psychoanalysis Meredith Anne Skura...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 311–314.
Published: 01 September 1946
...William T. Going Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 A NOTE ON “MY LADY” OF MODERN LOVE By WILLIAMT. GOING Meredith’s critics and biographers have, in general, ignored or overstated the problem of identifying the dramatis personae of his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 274–275.
Published: 01 September 1955
... anecdote, but neither should it be reduced to the desiccated leavings of the account book or the dossier in an Italian police station. GEORGEJ. BECKER Swart hmo re College l7ae Ordeal of George Meredith. By LIONELSTEVENSON. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 9–26.
Published: 01 March 1957
...) ? Meredith’s sequence of fifty seizains concludes with the following lines : Ah, what a dusty answer gets the soul When hot for certainties in this our life!- In tragic hints here see what evermore Moves dark as yonder midnight...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 275–278.
Published: 01 September 1955
... may see more clearly than ever before how necessary was the mask of irony to cover the raw nerves and wounded spirit of a great artist. The evidence is in this biography ; yet, in spite of its excellence, The Ordeal of George Meredith is not entirely satisfactory. The ordeal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (2): 207–210.
Published: 01 June 1986
... commitments. Cole- ridge is hardly a romantic ironist, yet he alone in this visionary company could imagine an actual future. For he did, as Handwerk observes that Meredith did not, “envisage the transmission and sharing of vision that is essential for its definition and correction” (p. 123...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 193–217.
Published: 01 June 2020
... on its debut and trial, the novel did find a few readers and was reviewed twice in magazines: once by Fitzjames Stephen in the Saturday Review and once by George Meredith in the Westminster Review . Two notable novelists also read Madame Bovary soon after its publication: the sensation novelist Mary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 207–218.
Published: 01 June 1944
... in literature except in some of Shakespeare’s characters where as here [in Mirkio], we find the truth of real passion.”28 In a letter written in 1861, George Meredith declared his inten- tion of going to Provence to pay a visit to Mistral, whom he con- sidered “really a fine He later...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 459–471.
Published: 01 December 1947
... was helping Dickens untangle his affairs. He worked with the firm for about forty years and was “undoubtedly the most influ- ential” person in its hist0ry.l’ George Meredith read for Chapman and Hall from 1860 to 1895. His beginning salary was f250, and his word was law. He appraised...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 358–359.
Published: 01 September 1946
... the most pro- vokingly incomplete. In it Professor Gordon sets out the limitations of the satiric or corrective theory of Comedy, as stated by Meredith and Bergson. A theory of Comedy which regards laughter as “a social gesture, a social corrective, a flick of the whip to bring anomalies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 69–80.
Published: 01 March 1947
... of Queensberry rules which now govern boxing the world over. Though the Golden Age of the Ring had passed, there were those even among the poets who would not willingly let it die. Two poets, George Meredith and William Ernest Henley, both possessed of a matchless joy in feats of physical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 487–488.
Published: 01 December 1947
..., Hamburg beer was im- ported into Ireland. 8London, 1914, p. 224. This note was not found.in the first edition (1892), nor was it repeated in the new translation of Kritzk der UrtheilSkruft which, with Dean Bernard’s assistance, was produced by James Creed Meredith, M.A...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 119–127.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Gerald . 1987 . Professing Literature: An Institutional History . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Guillory John . 1995 . Cultural Capital: The Problem of Literary Canon Formation . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . McGill Meredith , ed. 2008 . Traffic in Poems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 359–361.
Published: 01 September 1946
...- vokingly incomplete. In it Professor Gordon sets out the limitations of the satiric or corrective theory of Comedy, as stated by Meredith and Bergson. A theory of Comedy which regards laughter as “a social gesture, a social corrective, a flick of the whip to bring anomalies into the social...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 June 2014
... . Robert Browning: The Critical Heritage . London : Routledge and Kegan Paul . MacCallum Mungo William . 1884 . Studies in Low German and High German Literature . London : Kegan Paul, Trench . ———. 1892 . George Meredith: Poet and Novelist . Sydney : Turner and Henderson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (4): 381–389.
Published: 01 December 1977
... to society. She gives most of her attention to the major novelists, Thackeray, Dick- ens, Eliot, and Meredith, but the thematic basis of her book allows her to introduce other important figures like Charlotte Bronte, Elizabeth Gaskell, and George Gissing, who contributed significantly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (4): 618–620.
Published: 01 December 1969
... in psychological insight into the relations between men and women or compare wi’th Meredith in defining the selfish subtleties that could confound a Victorian marriage. Nonetheless, he believes that Tenny- son better than Browning or Meredith represents the conflict experienced, he claims, by many...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 289–318.
Published: 01 September 2020
... between slavery and metrical discourse by typing slavery (or fetters or any of slavery’s proliferating cognates) into the open-access Princeton Prosody Archive (prosody.princeton.edu), designed by Meredith Martin (another member of the HPWG). But I am climbing the scaffolding again. I am obviously...