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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 243–273.
Published: 01 June 2017
... will suffer and perhaps be destroyed. The motion picture is an art; but it is different from the fiction story. By its very nature there is no literary form or style embodied in the picture, so if a story is written with its moving-picture possibilities in mind letters must suffer. ( Writer 1921...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 227–250.
Published: 01 June 2002
...: American Naturalism and the Languages of Responsibility . The Mind a Department Store: Reconfiguring Space in the Gilded Age Gail McDonald ’ve been spending a month,” Henry James wrote to a correspondent I in 1905, “in the horrific, the unspeakable, extraordinary, yet partly interesting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 130–135.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Srinivas Aravamudan Harems of the Mind: Passages of Western Art and Literature . By Ruth Bernard Yeazell. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2000. xii + 314 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Tradition and the Individual Poem: An Inquiry into Anthologies. By Anne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (3): 394–398.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Richard Block Museums of the Mind: German Modernity and the Dynamics of Collecting . By Peter M. McIsaac. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2007. xiii + 322 pp. University of Washington 2009 Richard Block is associate professor of Germanics at the University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 March 1943
... eighteenth century. ALAN D. MCKILLOP The Rice Institute The Mind of a Poet. A Study of Wordsworth‘s Thought with Par- ticular Ref crence to “The Prelude.” By RAYMOND DEXTER HAVENS. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1941. Pp. xviii + 670...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 145–171.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Sanford Budick Abstract The poetic work of “The Ruined Cottage” is carried out by acts of the “meditative mind” that Armytage identifies early in the poem (l. 81). The history of interpretation of the poem has been sorely vexed by Armytage’s closing statement, “I turned away / And walked along my...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 581–586.
Published: 01 December 2014
...). He is completing one book on Descartes and his age, another on rethinking the Renaissance as part of long continental and oceanic intercultural exchanges, and an edited collection on Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o. The Matter of Mind: Reason and Experience in the Age of Descartes . By Braider...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 367–368.
Published: 01 September 1946
...; and that is why it is inaccurate to think of Hood in terms of the familiar stereotype of the jester whose motley shrouds a breaking heart. The comic and the tragic to him were a single entity-it was the viewpoint that made the difference. With such a habit of mind, it is hard to be a mere...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 370–371.
Published: 01 September 1948
...Floyd Stovall Richard D. Mosier. New York: King's Crown Press, 1947. Pp. vii + 207. $3.00. Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 370 Reviews Making the American Mind: Social and Moral Ideas in the McGufley Readers. By RICHARDD. MOSIER.New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (3): 382–385.
Published: 01 September 1970
...James Doolittle G. Moore W. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1969. 134 pp. Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 382 REVIEWS LA Rochefoucauld: His Mind and Art. By W. G. MooOxford:At the Clarendon Press, 1969. 134 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 490–491.
Published: 01 December 1967
.... BLOOMFIELD Haroard University Spain and the Western Tradition: The Castilian Mind in Literature from “El Cid” to Calderdn. By OTIS H. GREEN.Madison and Milwaukee: University of Wisconsin Press. Vol. 111, 1965. vi + 507 pp. $10.00. Vol. IV, 1966. vii + 345 pp. $7.50. With these two...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 373–375.
Published: 01 September 1968
... Welt und der Seele . . I VICXORLANCE Princeton University Hermann Hesse: His Mind and Art. By MARKBOULBY. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1967. xii + 338 pp. $8.75. Mark Boulby’s study of Hesse differs markedly in method...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 191–198.
Published: 01 June 1941
...Grover Cronin, Jr. Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 THE BESTIARY AND THE MEDIAEVAL MIND- SOME COMPLEXITIES By GROVERCRONIN, JR. It is the purpose of this paper to indicate some complexities...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 53–60.
Published: 01 March 1963
...S. M. Pratt Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 ANTWERP AND THE ELIZABETHAN MIND By S. M. PRATT Almost due east of London on the coast of continental Europe lies the city of Antwerp. A hub of European commerce, Antwerp was recognized...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 413–414.
Published: 01 December 1963
... University of Washington Inward Sky: Tlte Mind and Heart of Nuthaniel Hawthome. By HUBERTH. HOELTJE.Durham: Duke University Press, 1962. Pp. 579. $10.00. Students of English literature are often slightly patronizing toward “Ameri- canists” and American literature. Hubert H. Hoeltje’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 187–197.
Published: 01 June 1964
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 273–275.
Published: 01 September 1960
... that have been current. Perhaps the earliest popular definition of the Victorian frame of mind was the phrase that Chesterton supplied in his little book in 1912‘the age of compromise.” Houghton reveals that it was much more an age of tension and dilemma, often of intolerant-nd, above all...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 505–506.
Published: 01 December 1950
... a misreading of “cicala” for “creator.” KENNETHNEILL CAMERON Indium University George Eliot: Her Mind and Her Art. By JOAN BENNETT.Cambridge: At the University Press; New York: Macmillan Company, 1948. Pp. xvi + 203. $3.00. An engagingly modest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 419–421.
Published: 01 December 1952
... a useful instrument for study. Tasteful prose translations, as artistic and scarcely more prosaic than the poems, contribute adequately to literary appreciation. LURLINEV. SIMPSON uniwrsity of Waxhingtlm The Mind of Protcst. By F. C...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (4): 454–456.
Published: 01 December 1991
...Harry Levin Angus Fletcher. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1991. xi + 310 pp. $37.50. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 REVIEWS Colors of the Mind: Conjectures on Thinking in Literature. By ANGUS FLETCHER. Cambridge, Mass...