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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 391–412.
Published: 01 September 2013
... sensibility (as apprehended in Woolf’s 1925 Common Reader essay, “The Russian Point of View”), but this congruence was intensified during extensive final revisions, begun in typescript just after Woolf had viewed a production of Chekhov’s Three Sisters in late October 1925. Woolf’s purposeful assimilation...
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 1. Elliott Service Company advertisement, presenting Warner Brothers’ “Screen Classics” campaign (featuring F. Scott Fitzgerald). Film Daily , October 1, 1922 Figure 1. Elliott Service Company advertisement, presenting Warner Brothers’ “Screen Classics” campaign (featuring F. Scott More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 325–331.
Published: 01 December 1955
...Hugh W. Hetherington Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 A TRIBUTE TO THE LATE HIRAM MELVILLE By HUGHW. HETHERINGTON In the New York Times for October 6, 1891, “The Late Hiram Melville” was the heading of a column which contained a letter en...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (4): 489–500.
Published: 01 December 1946
... sensibility and a restricted romantic bent are, however, less well known. Evidences of these are found in his early correspondence. On October 25, 1791, writing from Oxford, he confided to his sister, Mary : I feel I shall never be a great man, unless it be as a poet; for, though I have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 413–427.
Published: 01 December 1944
... with the Edmund Spensers recorded in London, Middlesex, or Essex. An Edmond Spencer was in 1538 a London householder and one of the livery of the Cordwainers’ company.‘ Edmund Spencer of St. Sepulchre’s appears in a subsidy roll of October 24, 1541, assessed on twenty po~nds.~Edmond Spensar...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 211–217.
Published: 01 June 1945
... and Ellen Tree, the famous Shakespearian actress who became Mrs. Charles Kean. On October 13, 1838, the New-York Mirror published two songs by Dickens, “Hail to the merry autumn- days” and “Autumn leaves, autumn leaves, lie strewn around me here.”l The editorial column for that day remarked...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 290–306.
Published: 01 September 1949
.... In a letter from the end of October and early November, to Riese, is “das wahre bild” (in German and Latin verse) of Gottsched- primarily a picture of external details. Writing to Cornelia a month later (Dec. 6-7, 1765), Goethe characterizes his host and two table companions far more succinctly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 413–424.
Published: 01 December 1953
...: ‘Es ist ein klein Paris und bildet seine Leute’ ” (p. 200). On Septem- ber 28 at the Dresden Gallery he “studied the Laocoon and the torso of Hercules with the acute criticism of the first by Goethe and the inspired description of the last by Winckelmann before me” (p. 239). On October 7 “we...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 421–422.
Published: 01 December 1945
... Rising. Mackreth, who had inherited White’s in 1761 on the death of the original owner, Robert Arthur, soon turned the management of the club over to ar, agent and devoted his energies to bookmaking and usury.3 George Walpole, third Earl of Orford, became indebted to him and in October, 1774...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 258–267.
Published: 01 September 1955
...G. C. Schoolfield Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 CHARLES XI1 RIDES IN WORPSWEDE By G. C. SCHOOLFIELD In the diary for October 2, 1900, Rilke set down the second and longer section of “Karl der Zwolfte von Schweden reitet in der Ukraine...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 3–9.
Published: 01 March 1948
... and October eclogues aside, we have no direct evidence of Spenser’s regard for Bishop Piers. That the two men knew one another is, however, almost a certainty. The knowledge that Spenser was secretary to Dr. John Young, bishop of Rochester, in 1578, gives us this assurance. Piers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 17–36.
Published: 01 March 1948
... ; Kames, op. cit., XXXI (June, 1771), 467-69; Warton, Hzstmy of Engltslz Poetry, XXXVII (May, 1774), 340-53; ibid. (June, 1774), 435-48; Kames, op. dt., ibid. (June, 1774), 454-59 ; Gerard, Essay on Genzus, XXXVIII (October, 1774), 241-51 ; ibid. (November, 1774), 321-29 ; Johnson, Lives...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 June 1951
... Atlantis (in Joseph Hall’s Mercurius Britanicus [Utrecht, 1643 and in October, 1807, and again in December, 1828, the Frankfurt 1665 edition of Opera omnia phido- soplhica and the Dijon 1799 French translation, keeping the former in particular, on both occasions, for more than a year...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 587–589.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., pamphlets, and newspapers; and concludes with an analysis of “more elaborate fictional renditions” by “master writers” of later periods (2). The first chapter, “From Fish Seller to Suffragist,” deals with the wom- en’s march on Versailles of October 5 – 6, 1789; it studies the treatment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 35–50.
Published: 01 March 1945
... of Grasmere. Through the last months of 1844 and the first of 1845 William Wordsworth was vigorously active against the proposed line along Windermere Lake. His written expression on the matter comprises a sonnet in the London Morning Post for October 16, 1844; two let- ters consisting of some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 297–328.
Published: 01 September 2010
...: Matthew Arnold, T. S. Eliot, and the Value of the Classic Marius Hentea At a banquet to commemorate the Oxford Union Society’s fiftieth anniver- sary, held in the Corn Exchange, Oxford, on the evening of October 22, 1873, Arnold, a former president...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 293–307.
Published: 01 September 1943
... became aware of De Vergy’s existence when there was rumor of high words at a nobleman’s house on Great George Street, on Wednesday, October 26, 1763. The rumored quar- rel was an actuality which had its roots deep in a political intrigue that shocked and delighted London for many months...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 31–41.
Published: 01 March 1963
... consists of the multitude of brief tracts more in the nature of timely broadsheets than extended political controversy. Of this kind are such works as Short Character of His Excellency Thomas Earl of Wharton (1711), Some Advice to the Members of the October Club (1712), Letter to a Whig Lord...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 297–302.
Published: 01 September 1946
...? Since the second folder of Letter 623 gives merely the day “Fri- day,” the editor has no right to insert as a conjectural date-without question marks-“October 31, 1845”; there is no indication that the letter was written in October, that it was the 31st, or that it was 1845. On the contrary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 57–61.
Published: 01 March 1943
... membranes recording the proceedings of Uhtred of Boldon’s visit to the Monastery at Whitby (October 12, 1366) as a special investigator of the evils reported by the regular June visitors, there is preserved a reference to a “Willelmus Colvill” who was fined five shillings, presumably because...