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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 June 1972
... 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- don...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 208–210.
Published: 01 June 1972
... 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
... 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 scholarship devoted to Old English...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1953) 14 (1): 43–59.
Published: 01 March 1953
...Esther Shephard Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 AN INQUIRY INTO WHITMAN’S METHOD OF TURNING PROSE INTO POETRY By ESTHERSHEPHARD Turning prose into poetry has always been a legitimate activity of poets. The names of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2019) 80 (1): 109–112.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Vera M. Kutzinski The Poetry of the Americas: From Good Neighbors to Countercultures . By Harris Feinsod . New York : Oxford University Press , 2017 . 413 pp. Copyright © 2019 by University of Washington 2019 These days few critical monographs compel me to read them cover to cover. In...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1989) 50 (3): 282–285.
Published: 01 September 1989
... 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 Preface and...
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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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1990) 51 (4): 562–564.
Published: 01 December 1990
... Goethe. The Poet and the Age. Vol. 1, The Poetry of Desire (1749-1 790). By Nicholas Boyle. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1991. xx + 807 pp. $37.50. As the inventor of the historicized autobiography that sets the inner life in the context of the outer life and times, Goethe has left his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1990) 51 (2): 249–272.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Elaine V. Beilin Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 WRITING PUBLIC POETRY HUMANISM AND THE WOMAN WRITER By EMNE V. BEILIN Had I a husband or a house, And all that longes therto My selfe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1992) 53 (1): 126–149.
Published: 01 March 1992
.... Christopher Baswell, Prof. A. S. G. Edwards, and Dr. Mike Pätzold for their comments on earlier versions of this essay; and to Dr. Alice Miskimin for introducing me to Dunbar and Skelton. TRADITION AND INNOVATION IN THE MACARONIC POETRY OF DUNBAR AND SKELTON...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1993) 54 (2): 183–214.
Published: 01 June 1993
...Marjorie Levinson Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Romantic Poetry: The State of the Art Marjorie Levinson The scope of this essay is at once ambitious and rather modest. I want to isolate some large, basic, and very complex issues and to address them in a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1993) 54 (3): 393–404.
Published: 01 September 1993
...Anthony J. Cascardi Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Review Essay Poetry as Political Foundationalism; or, The Dangers of Discursive Dominance Anthony J. Cascardi With a response by Timothy J. Reiss The Meaning of Literature. By TimothyJ. Reiss. Ithaca, N.Y...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1993) 54 (4): 583–588.
Published: 01 December 1993
...- rable from aggression against the body, disgust with its requirements” ( 125). Yeats remarked famously that “rhetoric is the quarrel one has with oth- ers, poetry, with ourselves.”FauZkner’s Sulject is a remarkable achievement, a critical book which conceives argument as a debate with oneself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1995) 56 (1): 102–105.
Published: 01 March 1995
... literary history of the period, one that takes seriously the cultural and political work of literature. Susan Staves, Brandeis University Poetry as an Occupation and an Art in Britain, 1760-1830. By Peter Murphy. Cambridge Studies in Romanticism, no. 3...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1996) 57 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 1996
... Poetry. By Ralph Pite. Oxford: Clarendon, 1994. xv t 267 pp. $49.95. Harold Bloom’s theory of literary influence emerged from his study of Eng- lish romantic poets’ reading of Milton. Since The Anxiety of Infzuence ( ig73), scholars of romanticism have contested his theory from a variety of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1995) 56 (4): 517–519.
Published: 01 December 1995
...Terence Diggory Halter Peter. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. xii + 270 pp. $59.95. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Diggory I Review 5’7 ‘I‘he Rvriolution in the Visual Arts and the Poetry of William (hlos Willicims. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1997) 58 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 1997
... Rmolutionary Reader. By Sharon Achinstein. Literature in His- tory. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994. xiv t 272 pp. $37.50. Historicizing Milton: Spectacle, Power, arid Poetry in Restoration England. By Laura Lunger hoppers. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1994. xi t 209 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1997) 58 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 1997
..., 1994. xiv t 272 pp. $37.50. Historicizing Milton: Spectacle, Power, arid Poetry in Restoration England. By Laura Lunger hoppers. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1994. xi t 209 pp- $45.00. These books represent the best current criticism of seventeenth-century English literature and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1997) 58 (3): 269–297.
Published: 01 September 1997
... Essays on Alfid Lord Tennyson (1993) and the forthcoming Bhkwell Companion to Victorian Literature and Culture. He is currently at work on a study of epic in Britain during the nineteenth century. Tucker I Spacetime in Nineteenth-Century Poetry 271 in which it had evolved, by...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1997) 58 (3): 299–321.
Published: 01 September 1997
... Poetry Ted Underwood wareness of Percy Shelley’s interest in science has had surprisingly A little effect on criticism of his poetry. Romanticists have known since the publication of Carl Grabo’s Newton among Poets that many of Shelley’s images were modeled on the science of his time...