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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (3): 391–422.
Published: 01 September 2004
... in medieval and early modern English texts. Race, Periodicity, and the (Neo-) Middle Ages Lisa Lampert n the last decade there has been a notable body of work on premod- Iern racial and ethnic representation. In medieval studies, questions of race and racism, anti-Semitism, and premodern...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (2): 197–211.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Martha Banta What America Read: Taste, Class, and the Novel, 1920 – 1960 . By Gordon Hutner. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2009. xi + 450 pp. University of Washington 2010 Review Essay Middletown, Middle-Class, Middlebrow Martha Banta What America Read...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 349–350.
Published: 01 September 1945
...Laura Hibbard Loomis REVIEWS Charlevnagne and Roland: A Study of the Source of Two Middle English Metrical Romances, “Roland and S%rnagzt” and “Otuel and Roland.” By RONALDN. WALPOLE.Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Publications...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 91–93.
Published: 01 March 1943
... any change. As a text- book for beginners in the study of Middle High German and German philology (history of the German language) it should be welcome to all Germanic scholars in the English-speaking world. The publisher, Basil Blackwell, deserves a word of appreciation for the attractive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 57–82.
Published: 01 March 1992
...Rita Copeland Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 LYDGATE, WWES, AND THE SCIENCE OF RHETORIC IN THE LATE MIDDLE AGES Bp RITA COPELAND In literary histories and critical studies of the English fifteenth cen- tury it has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (1): 67–76.
Published: 01 March 1993
...R. Howard Bloch Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 The Once and Future Middle Ages R. Howard Bloch The study of medieval literature and culture has never been more alive or at a more interestingly innovative stage. The institutional signs of a New Medievalism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (3): 247–275.
Published: 01 September 1995
... of English at Gustavus Adolphus College. The Rhetorics of Sexual Pleasure and Intolerance in the Middle English Cleanness Michael Calabrese and Eric Eliason Introduction The fourteenth-century Middle English homiletic poem Cleanness is the least popular of the Gawain...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (2): 127–161.
Published: 01 June 1997
...) and Reading from the Margins: Textual Studies, Chaucer, and Medieval Litrature (1996). His book on early Tudor literature is forthcoming. The Genre of the Grave and the Origins of the Middle English Lyric Seth Lerer Written along the top margin of a late-twelfth-century...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 260–261.
Published: 01 June 1947
..., LESTERW. J. SEIFERT University of JYisconsin Attitudes of Seventeenth-Century France toward the Middle Ages. By NATHANEDELMAN. New York: King’s Crown Press, 1946. Pp. xvi + 464. $4.00. Mr. Edelrnan’s study is obviously the product of profound scholar- ship and intensive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 190–191.
Published: 01 June 1954
... will be of great value and interest to students of German literature as well as of German history in the Middle Ages. HERMANC. MEYER University of Washing ton Middle High German Courtly Reader. By MARTINJoos and FREDERICKR...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 274–275.
Published: 01 September 1954
... both : “Criticism is always the better for fresh and original theories, whatever the final view in regard to their validity may be.” MILLETTHENSHAW~~ University of Miami Coral Gables, Floriab The Secular Lyric in Middle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (2): 133–147.
Published: 01 June 1975
...Sherwyn T. Carr Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 THE MIDDLE ENGLISH NATIVITY CHERRY TREE THE DISSEMINATION OF A POPULAR MOTIF By SHERWYNT. CARR The fifteenth pageant of the Middle English dramatic cycle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 307–309.
Published: 01 September 1979
...Robert J. Ellrich John Lough. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1978. vi + 435 pp. $36.00. Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 REVIEWS Wriler and Public in‘ France: From the Middle Ages to the Present Day. By JOHN LOUCH.Oxford: Clarendon Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (1): 65–79.
Published: 01 March 1983
...Thomas B. Byers Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 THE PEACE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE FLOOR W. S. MERWIN’S PROSE By THOMASB. BYERS The lack of significant critical attention to W. S. Merwin’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (3): 285–304.
Published: 01 September 1983
... UGLY DUCKLINGS AND SWANS MARGARET DRABBLE’S FABLE OF PROGRESS IN THE MIDDLE YEARS By MARGARETMOKGANKOTH GULLETTE Margaret Drabble’s favorite story has always been the myth of the Ugly Duckling who becomes a Swan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 395–403.
Published: 01 December 1984
...Robert W. Hanning Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 1 John M. Ganim. Style and Consciousness in Middle English Narrative . Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983. ix + 177 pp. $23.00. DECIPHERING THE MIDDLE ENGLISH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (2): 115–128.
Published: 01 June 1985
...Richard H. Osberg Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 COLLOCATION AND THEME IN THE MIDDLE ENGLISH LYRIC “FOWELES IN PE FRITH” By RICHARDH. OSBERG...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 326–329.
Published: 01 September 1985
...Caroline Walker Bynum Peter Dronke. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1984. xi + 338 pp. $54.50, cloth; $15.95, paper. Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 REVIEWS Women Writers of the Middle Ages: A Critical Study of Textsfrom Perpetua (f...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 March 1987
... AND THE GHASTLY A MORAL AESTHETIC IN MIDDLE ENGLISH ALLITERATIVE VERSE* By SUSANNA6. FEIN In Middle English alliterative verse the ghoulish and the ghastly frequently appear as spectral visions to horrify the reader into a close...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (4): 407–411.
Published: 01 December 1988
... of Carlyle’s entire career and his several aims-political and ethical as well as literary-in creating literary texts. CHRISR. VANDENBOSSCHE University of Notre Dame Safe at Last in the Middle Years: The Invention of the Midlife Progress Novel: Saul...