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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2017
... old-fashioned in its attitude to pain and too lazy to be amenable to the emergent commercial ethos of Milton’s time. By contrast, Mammon’s proposition of industry is too godless to be acceptable to an early modern reader, although it sounds impressive, indeed admirable, to contemporary secular ears...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 559–562.
Published: 01 December 2011
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (3): 254–278.
Published: 01 September 1987
...Miriam Bailin © 1989 University of Washington 1987 “VARIETIES OF PAIN” THE VICTORIAN SICKROOM AND BRONTE’S SHIRLEY By MIRLAMBAILIN There is scarcely a Victorian narrative without its ailing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 501–503.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Gregory Paine Edward G. Cox 501 Journal of the Border Tour is given exactly as the poet left it, com- plete and ungarbled, under the editorship of Professor Ferguson. Pro- fessor Fitzhugh prefaces the book with an introductory essay called “Robert...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 65–80.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Caroline Levine Abstract This essay seeks to revalue repetition in literary studies. Critics have often treated repetition—clichés, rules, norms, mechanization, monotony—as the painful or oppressive backdrop against which their best values emerge: originality, distinctiveness, resistance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 292–309.
Published: 01 September 1951
... are the inevitable conse- quences of natural law and that they are the inevitable consequences of passion, had already been published. This treatise was Benjamin Franklin’s A Dissertation on Liberty and Necessity, Pleasure and Pain, which appeared in London in 1725 as a reply to William Wollaston’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 380–383.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of Bourgeuil, Chaucer, and Lydgate for their musical imagery and polemic. Public and private life Žt into harmonies of bodily expression. Yet those harmonies, however beautiful, come at a painful price. Pain itself is key to this study’s argument. Violence to the body is a central trope of medieval...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 392–394.
Published: 01 December 1981
... class (Saint-Preux) with those who were equally sensitive and better off (Julie). One had to be especially nimble to avoid a slide into self-congratulation. Further, there is the elemental fact that, as sentimentalists, we are using the pain of oth- ers to improve ourselves; and, when we render...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 363–371.
Published: 01 December 1952
..., “Cable and His Reading Tour with Mark Twain in 1884-1885,” American Lit- erature, XXIII (1952), 471-86; Lucy L. C. Bikle, George W. Cable (New York, 1928) ; Albert Bigelow Paine, Mark Twain (New York, 1912) ; Fred W. Lorch, “Lecture Trips and Visits of Mark Twain in Iowa,” Iowa Journal of His...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 125–136.
Published: 01 June 1954
..., or confounded by a diversity of tastes than any ~therAnd like Hutcheson and Hogarth, he tries to fix taste by founding it upon the “sensibilities,” or the natural pleasures and pains of the senses. The Enquiry is thus deliberately restricted to sensations and con- comitant emotions : “When we go...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 216–223.
Published: 01 June 1948
... of the one given Clemens see A. B. Paine, Mark Twain (New York and London, 1912), 111, opposite p. 1646. In the Trowbridge collection is an identical chart, 218 Trowbridge and Clemens Since Whittier disliked any kind of public display, it was considered a great piece of luck when...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 537–542.
Published: 01 December 2011
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 542–545.
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 545–548.
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 549–552.
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 552–555.
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 556–558.
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 562–566.
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 396–408.
Published: 01 December 1963
...; -voluptC saturke de douleur et de remords” (XVII, 72-73). These three quotations lead us to believe that remorse was a source of pleasure for Baudelaire; yet this is inconsistent with what he had said elsewhere, namely, that remorse caused him pain and suffering. To explain this seeming...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2018
... he was ready to find extenuating circumstances—the usual excuses about realism—out came this “drunken helot” . . . with that ending. It is hard to get over this ending with a few moments of thought; it wrenches a piece of life at the roots. (36) The pained tone of that final clause suggests...