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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1959) 20 (4): 344–354.
Published: 01 December 1959
...P. M. Wetherill Copyright © 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 EDGAR ALLAN POE AND MADAME SABATIER By P, M. WETHERILL In his critical works, Poe wrote that one of the most nobly poetic themes is that of pure love. He is referring to the “Uranian” Venus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 376–377.
Published: 01 December 1954
... Cornell University Glorious Incense: The Fulfillment of Edgar Allan Poe. By HALDEENBRADDY. Washington : Scarecrow Press, 1953. Pp. 234. $4.50. The two words making the title of this book come from language attributed to Poe by Mary Gove Nichols, in which he exclaimed how he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1946) 7 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 1946
... Tlniversity of Washington A Concordance of the Poetical Works of Edgar Alan Poe. By BRADFORDA. BOOTHand CLAUDEE. JONES. Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins Press, 1941. Pp. xiv + 211. $5.50. This concordance is a welcome addition as a tool for scholarship in the field of American letters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1990) 51 (4): 513–534.
Published: 01 December 1990
...Katrina E. Bachinger Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 “. . . and as for Progress it was at one time quite a nuisance, but it never progressed.” -Edgar Allan Poe, “Some Words with a Mummy” THE AESTHETICS...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 March 1949
...Franz Karl Mohr Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 THE INFLUENCE OF EICHENDORFF’S “AHNUNG UND GEGENWART” ON POE’S “MASQUE OF THE RED DEATH” By FRANZKARL MOHR The year 1949 marks the hundredth anniversary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1950) 11 (2): 205–216.
Published: 01 June 1950
...Thomas H. McNeal Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 ∗ Read at the American Literature section of the South Atlantic MLA meeting, November, 1948. POE’S ZENOBIA : AN EARLY SATIRE ON MARGARET FULLER” By THOMASH. MCNEAL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2012) 73 (2): 157–174.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Adam Barrows The fantasy of turning back the clock by journeying eastward across what we today call the International Date Line appears in the fiction of Edgar Allan Poe, Jules Verne, Rudyard Kipling, and James Joyce, all of whom create characters who make, or contemplate making, such time-defying...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1954) 15 (2): 137–146.
Published: 01 June 1954
...Francis B. Dedmond © 1954 University of Washington 1954 “THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO” AND THE WAR OF THE LITERATI By FRANCISB. DEDMOND The biographers and the critics of Poe have failed, by and large...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 375–376.
Published: 01 December 1954
... Poe. By HALDEENBRADDY. Washington : Scarecrow Press, 1953. Pp. 234. $4.50. The two words making the title of this book come from language attributed to Poe by Mary Gove Nichols, in which he exclaimed how he doted on fame. The fulfillment of the subtitle has a twofold...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 377–378.
Published: 01 December 1954
... that the text, the notes, and the bibliography taken together make up an analytical summary of Poe scholarship. Thus his book is a readily usable stock-taking of what is known and what has been concluded about Poe’s life and work. He has singled out the main problems, furthermore...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1955) 16 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 September 1955
..., Longfellow, Hawthorne, and Poe. Of less significance were his contacts with Cooper, Emerson, Thoreau, and Lowell. These chapters evoke a general interest, but nothing of major importance emerges from them. It seems established, though, that the device of the framed tale, as Irving uses it in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1961) 22 (2): 125–134.
Published: 01 June 1961
...Clark Griffith Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 “EMERSONIANISM” AND “POEISM” SOME VERSIONS OF THE ROMANTIC SENSIBILITY By CLARKGRIFFITH The two prime forces in American romanticism are Ralph Waldo Emerson and Edgar Allan Poe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1952) 13 (3): 259–263.
Published: 01 September 1952
... could not supply the names of the spirits whose communi- cations they professed to receive, but now and then they “admitted” having recognized the voices of such notables as Shakespeare, Shelley, Keats, Byron, and Poe. Reviewers and editors frequently speculated -more or less seriously...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1971) 32 (4): 449–453.
Published: 01 December 1971
.... $2.95, paper. Distributed in U.S.A. by International Scholarly Book Services, P.0. Box 4347, Portland, Oregon 97208. Hoffman, Daniel. Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1972. xvi + 339 pp. $7.95. Lutwack, Leonard. Heroic Fiction: The Epic Tradition and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1941) 2 (3): 525–528.
Published: 01 September 1941
... Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 BOOKS RECEIVED AMERICAN Booth, Bradford, and Jones, Claude E. A Concordance of the Poetical Works of Edgar Allan Poe. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1941. Pp. v + 211. $5.50...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1959) 20 (3): 301–302.
Published: 01 September 1959
..., and rotos. In this same essay, Torres-Rioseco examines the possible influence of Walt Whitman and Edgar Allan Poe on Latin American writers. He believes that Poets influence has been limited to short periods of time, although he admits 302 Reviews that...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2007) 68 (1): 87–110.
Published: 01 March 2007
... French Fiction (2006) and coeditor of a special issue of Yale French Studies , “Crime Fictions” (2005). Legacies of the Rue Morgue: Street Names and Private-Public Violence in Modern French Crime Fiction Andrea Goulet dgar Allan Poe’s inaugural detective story “The Murders in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 269–278.
Published: 01 June 1996
... readers expected to supply a proper interpretation of what has been seen. Time and again, the journalist asks how the crime can be under- stood. Which categories of analysis can be used to inscribe its events? The writer even invokes Edgar Allan Poe to organize our conceptual framework...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1965) 26 (1): 40–61.
Published: 01 March 1965
... opposition. Was American literature really worth studying and, if it was, then should it not be considered an offshoot of English literature (Poe as the American Coleridge; Emerson, the American Carlyle)? One finds many amusing and sometimes inadvertent substantiations of this attitude. Let me...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1981) 42 (1): 107–112.
Published: 01 March 1981
... BOOKS RECEIVED FESTSCHRIFTEN Thompson, G. R., and Virgil L. Lokke (editors). Ruined Eden of the Present: Hawthorne, Melville, and Poe: Critical Essays in Honor of Darrel Abel. West Lafayette, Ind.: Purdue University Press, 198 1. xx + 383 pp. $15.75...