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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 481–486.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Lawrence Marsden Price Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 THE WORKS OF OLIVER GOLDSMITH ON THE GERMAN STAGE, 1776-1795 By LAWRENCEMARSDEN PRICE Oliver Goldsmith became well known in Germany immediately after the publication...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 March 1970
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 199–201.
Published: 01 June 1959
... stroke. ALAND. MCKILLQP The Rice Institute Oliver Goldsmith. By RALPH M. WARDLE. Lawrence: University of Kansas Press, 1957. Pp 330. $5.00. “Let not his frailties be remembered; he was a very great man,” remarked Dr...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Cynthia Nazarian This essay examines images of violence in the first French sonnet sequence, Joachim Du Bellay’s Olive , alongside his protonationalist manifesto, the Deffence et illustration de la langue françoyse . Through the omnipresent imagery of violence that links these texts, Nazarian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 71–73.
Published: 01 March 1957
...George F. Sensabaugh H. J. Oliver. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1955. Pp. vii + 146. $4.50. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Cambridge University Press. Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 Ralph Behrew 71 lar...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 297–311.
Published: 01 September 1968
...; and doubtless Olive’s masculinity, her hatred of men and her passion for Verena bespeaks [sic] what would today be called a “latent homosexuality.” But in the terms of James’s time, and Boston morality, it is more accurate to see the relatianship in its overt nature. . . .I2 Edel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 88–98.
Published: 01 March 1963
... obliged to take his side. As long as every free man was a sovereign power, personal friendship pacts were just as formalized and just as binding as international treaties are today. Of course, Roland’s most binding pact is with Oliver, with whom he shares what William Stowell has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (2): 113–135.
Published: 01 June 1991
... Oliver at the play’s beginning, “and in the gentle condition of blood you should know me. The courtesy of nations allows you my better, in that you are the first-born, but that same tradition takes not away my blood, were there twenty brothers betwixt US” (1.1.43-49)? Cruelly kept a peasant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (3): 211–238.
Published: 01 September 1988
... of L’Evanggtliste (who informs his conception of Olive Chancellor) as a “theological vampire” (Literary Cn’licism, 2 vols. [New York: Library of America, 19841, 2:236; hereafter cited as LC). The image of vampiric possession is entirely apposite to the effect of publicity, to Verena’s fate as a s ectacle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 46–52.
Published: 01 March 1962
...’ military prowess. The same is true of the word curteis. When Ganelon calls Oliver Zi proz e Zi curteis (576), B6dier renders this as “le preux et le cour- tois.” Ganelon is more likely using curteis as synonymous with proz, without implying courtesy or polish. What made a man useful at court...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 203–205.
Published: 01 June 1972
... or qualified the author’s argument in particular chapters. Much of what is said about analogical method in the earlier chapters on Pickwick, Oliver Twist, and Martin Chuzzlewit can be found in Marcus and elsewhere, as that on Dombey in Kathleen ‘I’illotson and that on Bleak House in W. J.Harvey, M...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (1): 79–82.
Published: 01 March 1978
... the work of art must be judged without reference to time, place, or artist. Barry Westburg proposes to explore Dickens’s fiction together with his emotional development by means of a method which, he suggests, avoids many of the traps of literary biography. Instead of treating Oliver...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (1): 21–27.
Published: 01 March 1958
...” thick, comprising three unnumbered pages of preface-an address to the people of England-and 359 pages of text. It had as frontispiece a portrait of Oliver Cromwell, whose life is narrated in the volume. The Perfect Politician has been called by W. C. Abbott in his Cromwell Bibliography...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 69–71.
Published: 01 March 1957
.... Oliver has ventured another appraisal entitled The Problem of John Ford. The central “problem,” as Oliver sees it, is that Ford attempted analytical ways of expression through the conventional forms he inherited from earlier Renaissance playwrights, that his talents lay more in exploring...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 263–269.
Published: 01 September 1945
..., 1073-81). He repeatedly refuses to accept either Charlemagne’s or Oliver’s advice. He is unable to understand that anyone might feel differently from himself, and so far misunderstands Ganelon’s motive in nominating him to the rear guard as to be childishly pleased and to thank his stepfather...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (2): 134–140.
Published: 01 June 1958
... Jonson.6 From the beginning of Histriomastix this group of players who call themselves Sir Oliver Owlet’s Men-without both- ering to consult Sir Oliver-approximates Bottom and company in dramatic skill. Gulch, Belch, Clowt, Gut, and their hack Posthast are mechanics who have forsaken...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 364–366.
Published: 01 September 1947
...- gated to an appendix.l CarlJ-le first saw Nasehy in the spring of lS42 on the occasion of a brief visit to Dr. Thomas Arnold at Kugb Ncxt day they drove me over some fifteen miles off to see the field of Naseby fight-Oliver Cromwell’s chief battle, or one of his chief. It was a grand...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 1977
... as Waldenses, Dutch “Sea-Beggars,” and the common people of England (see M. Pauline Parker, The Allegory of the “Faerie Queerie” [Oxford, 19601, pp. 314-15). Robert Kellogg and Oliver Steele, after pointing out that the canto needs more research, suggest that “the satyrs represent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 149–166.
Published: 01 June 1977
.... The book invites and mocks the label. It offers the slightest of narratives: after luncheon the Oliver family and two chance guests spend an afternoon with neighbors watching an amateur pageant presented on the g-rounds of the family manor house. Yet the novel touches, glancingly, on every major...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 21–22.
Published: 01 March 1952
...W. J. Olive Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 A CHAUCER ALLUSION IN JONSON’S BARTHOLOMEW FAIR By W. J. OLIVE In ‘Ihe Mugrtetic Lady Jonson has an allusion to Chaucer’s Doctor of Physic which has been recognized by Birck...