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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 June 1972
... earlier findings by Henry D. Gray and F. L,. 1,ucas. CHARLESK. FORKER In d ia nu Uniuersit y The Poetry of Grace: Reformation Themes and Structures in English Seuen- teenth-Century Poetry. Hy WILLIAMH. HALEWOOD.New Haven anti Lon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 208–210.
Published: 01 June 1972
... exposes the bone, the cutting-in is sometimes stimulating. *JAMESBAIRD Connecticut College The Poetry of Dada and Surrealism: Aragon, Breton, Tzara, Eluard, and Desnos. Hy MARY ANN CAWS.Princeton: Princeton University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1945) 6 (2): 231–234.
Published: 01 June 1945
... Washington The Earliest English Poetry: A Critical Survey of Poetry Written before the Norman Conquest, .with Illustrative Translations. By CHARLESW. KENNEDY.London, New York, and Toronto: Ox- ford University Press, 1944. Pp. viii + 3M. $3.00. After generations of intensive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1981) 42 (2): 196–199.
Published: 01 June 1981
... Starford University Victorian Devotional Poetry: The Tractarian Mode. By G. B. TENIVI~SON.Cambridge. Mass., and London: Harvard University Press, 198 1. xiv + 268 pp. $17.50. Students of the Victorian period, whatever their primary interests, have gen- erally felt obligated to know...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1981) 42 (4): 389–390.
Published: 01 December 1981
...Anne Ferry SMITH HALLETT. San Marino, Calif.: Huntington Library, 1981. xii + 172 pp. $15.00. Copyright © 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 REVIEWS The Tension of the L,yre: Poetry in Shakespeare’s Sonnets. By HALI,ETTSMITH. San Marino, Calif...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1981) 42 (4): 392–394.
Published: 01 December 1981
..., but it manages to convey the richness and coherence of Vaughan’s poetry by its own use of “analogical magic.” GEORGIA B. CHRlSTOPHER Emory University Wordsworth and the Poetry of Human Suffering. By JAMES H. AVERILL.Ithaca and London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1981) 42 (4): 395–397.
Published: 01 December 1981
...)omr,r) S. HAIR.Toronto, Buffdlo, London: University of Toronto Press, 198 1. viii + 25 1 pp. $2,5.00. The scholar of Victorian poetry who, like this reviewer, finds Donald S. Hair’s earlier Brozonzng’~Exfmiments with Gmrr ( 1972) a consistently useful work may turn to this new study...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1981) 42 (4): 398–400.
Published: 01 December 1981
...D. M. R. Bentley REES JOAN. Cambridge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1981. viii + 204 pp. $39.95. Copyright © 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 398 REV I EMiS The Poetry of Dante Gubriei Rossetti: Modes of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2016) 77 (4): 591–594.
Published: 01 December 2016
...David Scott Wilson-Okamura Nothing in this schema will dismay, surprise, or provoke Miltonists. When Teskey says that the great themes of Milton’s poetry are liberty and temptation, many brows will go unfurrowed. But this book, while it does say things that scholars will want to debate, is not...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1953) 14 (2): 221–222.
Published: 01 June 1953
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1969) 30 (2): 282–284.
Published: 01 June 1969
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 March 1949
... Johns Hopkins University First Follow Nature: Primitivism in English Poetry, 1725-1 750. By MARGARETM. FITZGERALD.New York : King’s Crown Press, 1947. Pp. x + 270. $3.00. Miss Fitzgerald’s First Follow Nature is another contribution to the history of ideas in eighteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1949) 10 (3): 400.
Published: 01 September 1949
...Curtis C. D. Vail Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Translated by R. O. Moon. Washington: Public Affairs Press, 1949. Pp. xvi + 700. $5.00. REVIEWS Goethe’s Autobiography: Poetry and Truth from My Own Life...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 121–123.
Published: 01 March 1949
...- ductions to volumes in the World’s Classics, and the essay on Byron was delivered as a lecture at the University of Oxford in 1933. They belong to the belletristic tradition of the late nineteenth century. De Selincourt’s critical principles are simple and Romantic : significant poetry must have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1949) 10 (4): 536–538.
Published: 01 December 1949
... generosity in seeing Professor Hudson’s book through the press, and to the Princeton University Press for giving him such a lasting monument. HERBERTWEISINCER Michigats State College Elisabethan Poetry in the Eighteenth Century. By EARL R. WASSERMAN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1949) 10 (4): 539–540.
Published: 01 December 1949
... scientific philosophy was struggling in the years immediately preceding the experience of happy enlightenment which found expression in the Meta- morphose.” FRANKH. REINSCH University of California, Los Angeles The Testament of Werther in Poetry and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 504–505.
Published: 01 December 1950
... Shelley’s Major Poetry: The Fabric of a Vision. By CARLOSBAKER. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1948. Pp. 307. $5.00. Professor Baker’s objects in this study, as he states them in the introduction, are three : to present new research material ; to “provide revised interpretations of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 236–237.
Published: 01 June 1951
... Eighteenth-Century Poetry. By JOHN ARTHOS.Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Publications in Language and Literature, Volume XXIV, 1949. Pp. xiv + 463. $6.00. The problem of the relationship between science and the arts has extra- ordinary significance for our time. Whether we bemoan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1989) 50 (3): 282–285.
Published: 01 September 1989
... e “prob 1e m ati c ” C h r i st i an-Hege 1i an one. In these arguments the Enlightenment Wordsworth turns out to be inadequate to account for the paradoxical, imaginative side of Words- worth’s poetry and embarrassing in his simpleminded optimism and irra- tionalist primitivism. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1991) 52 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 March 1991
.... ELAINETuna HANSEN Haverfwd College Poets as Players: Theme and Variation in Late Medieval French Poetry. By LEONARD W. JOHNSON. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1990. 357 pp. $3’7.50. Courtly poetry in French has proved the most resistant of all medieval gen- res in the...