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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 199–202.
Published: 01 June 1941
...Alan S. C. Ross ∗ Abbreviations . BF.—Baltic Fennic; E.—English; Est.—Estonian; Finn.—Finnish; Gmc.—Germanic; Icel.—Icelandic; IndE.—Indoeuropean; Ir.—Irish; Kar.—Karelian; Lat.—Latin; Lett.—Lettish; Lith.—Lithuanian; Liv.—Livonian; NKar.—Northern Karelian; Russ.—Russian; Skt.—Sanskrit; WN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (2): 244–245.
Published: 01 June 1949
... with the Northern Languages and Literature. Ey ANDREWHILEN. New Haven: Yale University Studies in English, Volume 107, 1947. Pp. vii 4- 190. $3.00. Lwgfellow and Scandinavia is a compact, scholarly book which provides a clear picture of the professor-poet’s travels in Sweden and Denmark...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 527–543.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Michael Modarelli The founding of the United States brought with it many conceptions of Englishness, among them the historical connection to an Anglo-Saxon past. To explain the importance of Anglo-Saxonism in the American nineteenth century, Modarelli argues that the northern American states...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 415–441.
Published: 01 December 2009
... to an anterior temporal space. This essay offers a more differentiated history, examining Scottish and northern song collectors who differed from these formulations and provided distinct understandings of “the people” and of class. David Herd, for instance, used Scottish Enlightenment theories of sense...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (1): 67–80.
Published: 01 March 1941
...Z. S. Fink MILTON AND THE THEORY OF CLIMATIC INFLUENCE By 2. S. FINK That Milton several times alludes to the idea that northern cli- mates had a deleterious effect on the human mind and tended to make men dull-witted has been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 267–289.
Published: 01 September 1947
...”. PaG [t] PaG [t] is a strong voiceless stop, occurring only in borrowed words, and only in initial position, e.g., in a word of English origin : ti:td “(he) teaches”. In the northern part of Berks and Lehigh Counties, [t] occurs in a single German word : tud “paper bag”. This word could...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2022
... North and South and Mary Barton: A Tale of Manchester Life (1848), which focus on working-class politics in a northern industrial setting. 1 In the 1950s A. B. Hopkins ( 1952 : 139) was the first to suggest a direct relationship between Pride and Prejudice and North and South , but only because...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (3): 363–388.
Published: 01 September 1990
... Bibliothek, 3 (Heilbronn, 1883). NOLA JEAN BAMBERRY 365 in Cambridge ff. ii. 38, represent a northern tradition (NO, or Northern Octavian); the other, from Cotton Caligula A. 11, repre- sents a southern tradition of the tale (SO, or Southern Octavian).4...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (2): 200–211.
Published: 01 June 1952
... few lost Old Spanish words survive regionally or dialectally. Most survivals were found in Spain, where they are not evenly distributed but occur almost entirely in the northern areas, particu- larly in the northeast and the northwest. The survivals in the Americas are remarkably few...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 322–342.
Published: 01 September 1948
... die Butter “butter” [der buder ] die Ecke “corner” Ides egl die Tenne “threshing-floor” [des den] It must also be noted that the form [di: Sbac] occurs regularly in the northern and eastern parts of Lehigh County. Also a few instances of [di...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 358–359.
Published: 01 September 1946
... Shakespeare’s ideal. There is a great difference. Liberty is Latin and republican ; Freedom is Northern and of the people. Liberty means the right of any citizen to call his neighbor in question, and complete Liberty therefore the right of everybody whatsoever to interfere with the concerns...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 185–189.
Published: 01 June 1943
... throughout his life that people living in a northern or a cold climate were anti-lntel- lectual, Milton made use of the idea in his writings, touching upon it, often obliquely, in places Mr. Fink does not observe; and he connects the th.eory, especially as it may refer to the seasons...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 451–457.
Published: 01 December 1949
... ; the habitual tendency to jest.’ A key to the Benedictine tradition can be gained from Martene’s commentary on the Rule (1690-1710) ; the restrained laugh, the silent smile, is incalculated in no uncertain terms8 There is extant today a Northern Metrical Version of the Rule fifteenth century...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (4): 475–481.
Published: 01 December 1992
... Cooper’s A VoiceJi-omthe South. Baker concludes that these accom- modationist “daughters” promoted a Northern mulatta progressivism and that they departed the South and abandoned images and issues of vernacular black women (who bore the taint of slave concubinage, field labor, and so...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (4): 419–449.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Space in Literary History 429 major literatures of Madame de Staël’s midi (as Sismondi had done in 1813) and incorporates English literature on the basis of its hybridiza- tion of northern and southern elements after the Norman Conquest.22 Like Bouterwek, Villemain stresses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (3): 417–436.
Published: 01 September 2007
... of experience, between artistic forms and the struc- tures of social relations or identities. The style of Gothic facades comes to be an organic expression of the love of liberty and independence inherent in northern European mentalities and the culture of medi- eval Christianity; Greek, Egyptian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (2): 165–188.
Published: 01 June 2001
... this province and many of those chiefs have been there and have seen it. They also told me that it was very rich in pearls and gold.20 Although it is uncertain how far he traveled into northern Mexico, Cortés is usually credited with naming California.21...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 225–228.
Published: 01 September 1962
.... This manuscript of 188 parchment folios (392 x 284 cm) contains a collection of five classical treatises with five miniatures, marginal decoration, and numerous ornamented initials. Originating in northern France, possibly Brittany, about 1480-85, the manuscript was painted under Flemish influence...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 119–121.
Published: 01 March 1942
... of Profes- sor Parry’s introduction is simply to emphasize the fact that, in any discussion of the love poetry of Provence and northern France, the theory of Arabic influence is one which must be considered seriously, more seriously than it has been in the past. It offers a plausible...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 359–361.
Published: 01 September 1946
.... There is a great difference. Liberty is Latin and republican ; Freedom is Northern and of the people. Liberty means the right of any citizen to call his neighbor in question, and complete Liberty therefore the right of everybody whatsoever to interfere with the concerns of everybody else. But Freedom...