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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 258–263.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Judy Kronenfeld Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England . By Ramie Targoff. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. xiii + 162 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews The Vanishing: Shakespeare, the Subject, and Early Modern Culture. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1959) 20 (3): 287–288.
Published: 01 September 1959
...Maurice J. Quinlan E. L. McAdam, Jr., Donald, and Mary Hyde. Samuel Johnson: Diaries, Prayers and Annals . New Haven: Yale Edition of the Works of Samuel Johnson, Vol. I; London: Oxford University Press, 1958. Pp. xxi + 461. $10.00. © 1959 University of Washington 1959...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1956) 17 (2): 111–117.
Published: 01 June 1956
...Raymond Carter Sutherland Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 DR. JOHNSON AND THE COLLECT By RAYMONDCARTER SUTHERLAND That Dr. Johnson did not use the Collect form may come as a sur- prise to the readers of his Prayers and Meditationd One...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1948) 9 (4): 424–428.
Published: 01 December 1948
.... If these suffrages are reduced to their funda- mentals by eliminating the descriptive material, they are found to be basically identical : “0God : have mercy upon us.” 1 The text followed herein is that of the 1662 (fifth) edition of the Book of Common Prayer, which is still...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1983) 44 (1): 39–50.
Published: 01 March 1983
... ve.ry possibility ofpoetic utterance itself. The “Ode to the Departing Year,” written at the close of 1796, which “prophesies, in anguish of spirit, the downfall of this country” (PW, I, 160),ends: I unpartaking of the evil thing, With daily prayer and daily toil...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 404–416.
Published: 01 December 1950
... prayers. A chaplet of five decades, exactly one-third of the full rosary, is commonly used by lay people. In terms of this, the rosary as it is known today, Professor Skeat described the Prioress’ pair of beads : gauded al with grene, “having the gawdies green. Some were of silver giltT...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1959) 20 (3): 288–289.
Published: 01 September 1959
... conscience. Thus many of the prayers are penitential exercises, comparable to those printed in the Book of Common Prayer as part of the service for the administration of the Lord‘s Supper. This type of prayer characteristically embodies a confession of having sinned, an expression of sorrow...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 375–376.
Published: 01 September 1948
... of interminable prayers. The “weak- nesses” of these Gebete, an avowedly unfinished and often undisciplined series, are forceful emotions quite natural to a breathless prayer : “lack of climaxes [of the units] with no departure from the theme, sub- mersion of the individuality of the single...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 156–171.
Published: 01 June 1972
... concentrate on two poems, “Prayer for My Daughter” and “Coole Park and Ballylee, 1931,” whose remark- able similarity of structure serves to point out the difference in Yeats’s comic and tragic sense of language-and therefore of experience. These poems are especially indicative of shifts in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., University of Leeds Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England. By Ramie Targoff. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. xiii + 162 pp. Common Prayer shares with such studies as John N. Wall’s Transformations of the Word: Spenser, Herbert, Vaughan and Achsah...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 254–258.
Published: 01 June 2002
... conse- quence of my own critical predilections, but I think that it is to The Acoustic World that one will want to return. David Lindley, University of Leeds Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England. By Ramie Targoff. Chicago...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 263–266.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., University of Leeds Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England. By Ramie Targoff. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. xiii + 162 pp. Common Prayer shares with such studies as John N. Wall’s Transformations of the Word: Spenser, Herbert, Vaughan and Achsah...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 266–269.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., University of Leeds Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England. By Ramie Targoff. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. xiii + 162 pp. Common Prayer shares with such studies as John N. Wall’s Transformations of the Word: Spenser, Herbert, Vaughan and Achsah...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 269–273.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., University of Leeds Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England. By Ramie Targoff. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. xiii + 162 pp. Common Prayer shares with such studies as John N. Wall’s Transformations of the Word: Spenser, Herbert, Vaughan and Achsah...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2002) 63 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 June 2002
... think that it is to The Acoustic World that one will want to return. David Lindley, University of Leeds Common Prayer: The Language of Public Devotion in Early Modern England. By Ramie Targoff. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. xiii + 162 pp. Common...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1981) 42 (2): 196–199.
Published: 01 June 1981
... expression in poetry is manifest everywhere in Keble’s discussions of its nature: poetry is prayer; it is the heart’s response to the Deity. Keble does not shirk the consequences of this view: pa- 198 REV I E MIS gan, non-Christian, and even...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 130–139.
Published: 01 June 1972
... omnipo- tence of “holy Vetius,” Lucretius uses the language of prayer. Hut this is prayer with a difference, for we are spectators at a religious ceremony that challenges the imaginative adequacy of religion. Lucretius turns the traditional motive of thanksgiving into an accusation-“1s this...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 492–494.
Published: 01 December 1944
... larger pieces of the main manuscripts, the Exe- ter and Vercelli Books and the Caedmonian group, but he separated some of the lesser poems in order to segregate in the first volume “Stucke, welche . . . nicht geistlichen Inhaltes sind,” and he also removed certain prayers and other little...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 373–375.
Published: 01 September 1948
... work. He did not “compose” a “cycle” when he wrote the Stun- denbuch; he created a succession of interminable prayers. The “weak- nesses” of these Gebete, an avowedly unfinished and often undisciplined series, are forceful emotions quite natural to a breathless prayer : “lack of climaxes [of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1988) 49 (4): 342–361.
Published: 01 December 1988
... her: “The prayer of the bone on the beach, the unprayable / Prayer at the calamitous annunciation” (DS, 11), “the undeniable / Clam- our of the bell of the last annunciation,” “the hardly, barely pray- able / Prayer of the one Annunciation” (DS, 11). Mary’s prayer, as Gardner points out, was...