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Modern Language Quarterly (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (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 (1983) 44 (1): 39–50.
Published: 01 March 1983
..., 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 Soliciting for food my scanty soil, Have wail’d my country with a loud...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 424–428.
Published: 01 December 1948
... 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 officially in use, and which had undergone rela- tively minor changes from the first edition (1549) through the second (1552...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 404–416.
Published: 01 December 1950
... by fixing the thoughts upon a new mys- tery every time a new decade is begun. A string of one hundred and sixty-five beads divided into fifteen sets (each having ten small and one large bead) is used to assist the memory in the recitation of these prayers. A chaplet of five decades, exactly one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., it is a 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 (2002) 63 (2): 254–258.
Published: 01 June 2002
... 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 Prayer shares with such studies as John N. Wall’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 263–266.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., it is a 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 (2002) 63 (2): 266–269.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., it is a 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 (2002) 63 (2): 269–273.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., it is a 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 (2002) 63 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., it is a 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 (1988) 49 (4): 342–361.
Published: 01 December 1988
.... (DS, w The appearance of Mary culminates the series of references to 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (4): 342–361.
Published: 01 December 1988
.... (DS, w The appearance of Mary culminates the series of references to 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (1972) 33 (2): 156–171.
Published: 01 June 1972
... spiritual achievements. The successful resolution of the conflicts between the poet and Irish society in “Prayer” prepares one for arid intensifies the triumph of the volume’s concluding poem, “To Be Carved on a Stone at Thoor Bally- lee” (p. 406). This brief poem begins with an assertion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 196–199.
Published: 01 June 1981
... 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 atheistic poems become true poetry only to the extent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 315–327.
Published: 01 December 1980
... each play with a prayer that sums up what has happened in the earlier plays and then singles out some difficulty in man’s situation left unre- 5 “The Effect of Ty ology,” p. 806; but essentially the same conclusion appeared fifteen years later in TheEnglis!Mslely Plays, p. 148. 320...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 130–139.
Published: 01 June 1972
... 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 thy vengeance, holy Venus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 375–376.
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...