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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1948) 9 (4): 478–491.
Published: 01 December 1948
... fait President des lettres d’une maniere bien singuli*re, qui ne consiste pas dans une carriere, comme celle de Chapelain, mais dans une histoire et une aventure. On n’imagine pas Chapelain en dehors de l’AcadCmie, autrement que comme organe de 1’AcadC- mie, modCrateur de 1’AcadCmie au...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1949) 10 (2): 168–183.
Published: 01 June 1949
... cut short by sudden death. There was not enough money among his effects in London or in his family at home to pay the medical and burial expense Indeed, he left large debts. Herman Melville’s letters on this occasion to President Polk and James Bu- chanan, Secretary of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1940) 1 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1940
..., went rather with the memorable Bancroft to Germany for a four-year sojourn at Ilfeld and Schulpforta. Immediately upon his graduation from Harvard in 1825 he was offered one of the first instructorships in German there by President Kirkland, but he preferred to devote himself exclusively...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1947) 8 (3): 385–386.
Published: 01 September 1947
...- mittee are the President, Carl J. Burckhart, and the Honorary Mem- bers: S. de Madariaga, the Vice President, H. R. Hoetink, and oth- ers. This international bulletin deserves profound appreciation and encouragement. It promises to be a really international periodical, eminently worthy of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1947) 8 (3): 386–387.
Published: 01 September 1947
.... On its editorial com- mittee are the President, Carl J. Burckhart, and the Honorary Mem- bers: S. de Madariaga, the Vice President, H. R. Hoetink, and oth- ers. This international bulletin deserves profound appreciation and encouragement. It promises to be a really international periodical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 41–44.
Published: 01 March 1942
... writt’n that the proceedings now Kings are without Presidents, in Parlament against the King, from any Protestant State or are without president from any Kingdom, I will briefly rehearse Protestant State or Kingdom, a few (of many) Examples, the examples which follow shall which shall be...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1946) 7 (2): 179–187.
Published: 01 June 1946
... before they were printed, seeing they were to be published with their names prefixed thereunto (11, 6). May 16, 1665. It was ordered that the president, Sir ROBERTMORAY, Sir WILLIAM PETTY, and Dr. WILKINSbe a committee for reviewing Mr. SPRAT’Srelation concerning the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1949) 10 (3): 377–388.
Published: 01 September 1949
... personally known to On this assurance Peter Gansevoort obtained a letter to Augustus Schell, whom President Buchanan had just appointed to the collectorship, from Judge Amasa J. Parker, the defeated Democratic candidate for governor in the previous year’s election...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1942) 3 (4): 543–546.
Published: 01 December 1942
...- ser, while at Cambridge, received from the estate of Nowell’s brother Robert; and an associate of Bishop John Young, by whom Spenser was employed as a secretary in 1578.1° Whitney dedicates an emblem to Sir John Norris, Lord President of Munster, to whom one of the dedicatory sonnets of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1949) 10 (3): 403.
Published: 01 September 1949
... points to the absurdity of associating Surrealism, for instance, with the era of President Doumergue or Existentialism with the era of Marshal PCtain. Equally unsatisfactory is the arbitrary division into periods, movements, or schools, since ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1952) 13 (1): 118.
Published: 01 March 1952
... literature. He has occupied important positions as professor of literature at the University of Havana, the Summer School of the University of Mexico, and at the Escuela Normatl de Maestros of Havana. He is president of the Socialist party in Cuba and repre- sents that party in the Senate. ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1941) 2 (1): 140.
Published: 01 March 1941
... tragedy of Troilus. The beauty of courtly love presides over the joy and the refinement of two lovers. A physical love destroyed that beauty. In the solu- tion of Troilus’ tragedy, the Boethian parts of the poem are also to be considered. D. D. GRIFFITH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1943) 4 (1): 101.
Published: 01 March 1943
... Professor Walz, was presented to him on the occasion of his seven- tieth birthday, at which time he also enjoyed the honor of being President of the Modern Language Association of America. It would be futile to attempt to comment in a review on each of the contributions to this work...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1964) 25 (4): 451–460.
Published: 01 December 1964
... do a simple adaptation and “insisted on giving the story a far more openly anti-capitalist twist, with Macheath ending up as the president of a bank” (p. 52). The company refused to accept his changes, “die das gesellschaftskritische Moment wesentlich verscharfen sollten The clash resulted in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 151–163.
Published: 01 June 1996
... women in the plans of the government over which I preside, and the new state that it proposes to install in the future.”2 It takes little more than Pinochet’s opening sentence to grasp the raw authoritarianism that characterized the military regime, especially in its early, triumphal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2015) 76 (3): 408–411.
Published: 01 September 2015
... inauguration of President Barack Obama as “an act that guaranteed that the son of an African was now the custodian of late modernity and its problems … proof that the catastrophe of history was also the condition of possibility of the idea of human freedom” (284–85). While I do not object to the earned poetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 155–158.
Published: 01 June 1951
... manufacturer and left-wing Liberal politician. Mundella had made a name for himself as a champion of the trade unions, and was included in Gladstone’s second, third, and fourth administrations. In the last two he was in the cabinet as president of the Board of Trade. As a public figure, his house...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1991) 52 (3): 355–358.
Published: 01 September 1991
... the presiding genius in American New Historicism has been Foucault, who was always skeptical about the validity of political agency and radical resistance, the presiding genius in British cultural materialism remains Raymond Williams, whose more empiricist outlook was committed firmly to a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 501–503.
Published: 01 December 1944
... William Ames’s Medda theologiae” or Johannes Wollebius’ Compendium theo- logiae Christianae, studied Locke’s Essay concerning Human Un- derstanding and Edwards’ Inquiry into the Freedom of the Will, and “were drilled” in President Clap’s own handbook, An Essay on the Nature and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1947) 8 (4): 455–458.
Published: 01 December 1947
... letter which he wrote to Haydon two months later : I remember your saying that you had notions of a good Genius presiding over you. I have of late had the same thought. . . . Is it too daring to fancy Shakespeare this Presider ?5 The celebrated image of magic...