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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 1970
... teaching and private thought. His definition of metaphysical poetry is unpretentious, flexible, and comprehensive. For him the chief char- acteristics of the mode are privacy (often in tension with the public world); tension between use and transcendence of time and place; wit (of both fancy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (4): 473–475.
Published: 01 December 1973
... of Burke, Alison, the Scottish Realists, and theorists of tlie sublinie, the beauti- ful, and the picturesque. The Piclorial Mode draws freely on this earlier work and supplements it in valuable ways. Kinge is a perceptive reader of‘ Cooper, and some of the best passages iri the new book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 317–322.
Published: 01 September 1974
...Arnold Stein Barbara Kiefer Lewalski. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1973. ix + 386 pp. $16.50. Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 REVIEWS Donne’s “Anniversaries” and lhe Poetry of Praise: The Creation of a Sym- bolic Mode...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (3): 298–300.
Published: 01 September 1976
... Pound: The Lyric Mode. By EUGENEPAUL NASSAR. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, ‘1975. xi 4- 164 pp. $7.95. Eugene Nassar’s book on The Cantos, consisting of about 150 pages of text, including notes, is admirably limited in length and proportionately modest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 196–199.
Published: 01 June 1981
... Starford University Victorian Devotional Poetry: The Tractarian Mode. By G. B. TENIVI~SON.Cambridge. Mass., and London: Harvard University Press, 198 1. xiv + 268 pp. $17.50. Students of the Victorian period, whatever their primary interests, have gen- erally felt obligated to know...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (2): 183–197.
Published: 01 June 1969
...John G. Hayman Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 DORIMANT AND THE COMEDY OF A MAN OF MODE By JOHN G. HAYMAN I will take for granted, that a fine Gentleman should be honest in his Actions, and refined in his Language...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 183–189.
Published: 01 June 1968
...R. S. Cox, Jr. Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 RICHARD FLECKNOE AND THE MAN OF MODE By R. S. Cox, JR. No editor of George Etherege’s The Man of Mode has been able to identify the “Diversions of Brussels’’ to which Medley scornfully...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 225–230.
Published: 01 September 1958
...Thomas C. Rumble Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 FROM EARDSTAPA TO SNOTTOR ON MODE THE STRUCTURAL PRINCIPLE OF “THE WANDERER” By THOMASC. RUMBLE Though it is relatively short, and though it exists in a fairly exten- sive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 67–69.
Published: 01 March 1972
... in Noncourtly Poetic Modes of the Thirteenth Century. By NANCY FREEMANKEGALADO. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Yale Komanic Studies, Second Series, No. 21, 1970. x i- 373 pp. $20.00. Kutebeuf is the author of fifty-six poems (two of them of doubtful attribu- tion). His...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 398–400.
Published: 01 December 1981
...D. M. R. Bentley REES JOAN. Cambridge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1981. viii + 204 pp. $39.95. Copyright © 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 398 REV I EMiS The Poetry of Dante Gubriei Rossetti: Modes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (2): 198–200.
Published: 01 June 1979
... Uniwersity of California, Irvine Love’s Architecture: Devotional Modes in Seventeenth-Century English Poetry. By AN- THONY LOW.New York: New York University Press, 1978. xix + 307 pp. $16.00, cloth; $6.95, paper. Anthony Low’s survey of the major devotional poets argues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (1): 77–95.
Published: 01 March 1967
...Robert M. Torrance Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 Une oasis d’horreur dans un desert d’ennui! -Baudelaire MODES OF BEING AND TIME IN THE WORLD...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (2): 229–239.
Published: 01 June 1967
...Derek Bickerton Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 MODES OF INTERIOR MONOLOGUE A FORMAL DEFINITION By DEREKBICKERTON Every novelist who tries to present character in depth faces the prob- lem of conveying...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (1): 92–111.
Published: 01 March 1970
...Jackson I. Cope Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 1 Robert Adolph. The Rise of Modern Prose Style . Cambridge, Mass., and London: M.I.T. Press, 1968. x + 372 pp. $12.50. MODES OF MODERNITY IN SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY PROSE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (3): 325–327.
Published: 01 September 1986
...L. J. Swingle Lore Metzger. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 1986. xix + 274 pp. $25.00. Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 L. J. SWINGLE 325 One Foot in Eden: Modes of Pastoral in Romantic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 13–27.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Sun Yifeng Translation has played a critical role in forming the modern Chinese literary canon and continues to stimulate its change and expansion. It is instrumental to the exchange and synthesis of foreign narrative modes and aesthetic paradigms. There are obvious political, cultural...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (4): 517–540.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of free indirect discourse and other techniques of point of view registers the contemporary breakdown in labor relations and the crisis for established modes of management. In Ashbery’s mature style of the 1970s, this chaotic play of voices yields to a comparatively measured technology of point of view...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2017
... that is constitutively informed by an awareness of debt, debit, and credit. That profane mode of thought later finds more enthusiastic expression in the early English novels of Daniel Defoe and others, but it begins to take shape in Milton, who derives it from none other than religious sources such as scripture...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 51–76.
Published: 01 March 2017
... grotesque the inseparably erotic, familial, and financial tendencies of comic plot. In Desire under the Elms , for example, lovers are brought together but placed under arrest. The metacomedies record O’Neill’s reaction against the coalescent endings common to two modes of drama that he knew well...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 March 2009
... of practical possibility where “realism” is the only mode of operation and action in history. Yet without a critique of the idea of the vitality of the state/profession and without actively seeking an ethical life on behalf of another praxis, history is constrained to participate in the violent narrative...