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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... OSKARSEIDLIN Smith College The Wound and the Bow, Smex Studies in Literature. By EDMUND WILSON.Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1941: Pp. 295. $3.00. In an essay on Philoctetes which he prints last in his book for no apparent reason except that it had better...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 161–164.
Published: 01 March 1942
... WILSON.Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1941: Pp. 295. $3.00. In an essay on Philoctetes which he prints last in his book for no apparent reason except that it had better be read first, Mr. Wilson explains his characteristically cryptic title. Philoctetes had a bow which made...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (1): 5–24.
Published: 01 March 1990
... (as Athena does in The Eumenides and the Ion and Heracles does in the Philoctetes), they sometimes promote disharmony. Artemis in the Hippolytus and Athena in Euripides’ The Suppliants advocate revenge, while WILLIAM L. TARVIN 19 Dionysus exiles his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 64–80.
Published: 01 March 1985
..., continuing into the present, of Hari Kumar. At the end of the Quartet, Hari has begun work as a newspaper columnist under the pen name Philoctetes. “Friend of Hercules. One of the heroes of the Trojan war,” Nigel Rowan recalls. “They had to set him ashore, abandon him on the voyage out...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 25–52.
Published: 01 March 2018
... ( 2015 : 129) calls “simple pathetic tragedies,” where a single plot occasions a series of euphonious laments savored for their own sake, quite independently of their contribution to advancing, illumining, or complicating an action that was in any case kept to a strict minimum. Sophocles’s Philoctetes...