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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 175–176.
Published: 01 June 1956
...Richard F. Wilkie Mary Bell Price and Lawrence M. Price. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Publications in Modern Philology, Vol. 44; London: Cambridge University Press, 1955. Pp xxxviii + 216. $2.25. Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 113–118.
Published: 01 June 1972
...George R. Havens Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 VOLTAIRE’S MICROM~GAS(1733-52) COMPOSITION AND PUBLICATION By GEORGER. HAVENS Micromigas, in basic conception at least, is the first composed among...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Brean Hammond The Publication of Plays in London, 1660–1800: Playwrights, Publishers, and the Market . By Milhous Judith and Hume Robert D. . London : British Library . xxvi + 483 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 This book is the revised form...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (4): 461–464.
Published: 01 December 1994
..., it will soon make its impact felt in the study of Chinese and com- parative literature. Zhang Longxi, University of California, Riverside Sm’bal Publication in Seventeenth-Century England. By Harold Love. Oxford: Clarendon, 1993. xii + 379 pp. S40.00. In 1968 Harold Love...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 271–279.
Published: 01 June 2021
... start my piece with a few words about publication. I am a firm believer in publication, but my reasons are not everyone’s reasons, and they affect my take on the present question. I don’t set much store by research and knowledge production in our fields. Those who want truths should stick to facts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (1): 128–130.
Published: 01 March 2020
... losing track of any of it, but he is perhaps even more an expert at pithy statements and memorable turns of phrase, and he delights (as will his readers) in sophisticated quirks: “Literature’s position as both inside and outside the public sphere . . . could paradoxically make possible its most vital...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 123–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
...John Richardson Abstract In the eighteenth century Britannia became a vehicle for poets and other writers to reflect on the difficult place of the individual in the emerging public sphere. Writers of the first half of the century characteristically imagined the goddess in a domestic political...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 377–379.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Jeffrey Todd Knight The Long Public Life of a Short Private Poem: Reading and Remembering Thomas Wyatt . By Peter Murphy . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2019 . xvi + 246 pp. Copyright © 2020 by University of Washington 2020 This fascinating, hopeful book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (1): 76–77.
Published: 01 March 1958
... in one short paragraph of summary, followed by several pages of excerpts. In the case of R. M. Wiles’s Serial Publications in Englund Before 1750, however, the tempta- tion to follow this older pattern is great. Wiles writes with humor, pungency, and understatement, and this reviewer feels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 1951
... that Schiller’s ideas were subject to weekly change. One wonders for whom this book was written : the scholar will find little that is new or stimulating; the student will be disturbed by the fact that only the dramas are given a comprehensive treatment ; and the general public (for whom German...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 264–265.
Published: 01 September 1960
... Calendars: An Analytical Guide to Serial Publications. By E. I,. C. MULLINS.London : Offices of the Koyai Historical Society, Royal Historical Society Guides and Handbooks, No. 7, 1958. Pp. xi + 674. 50s. The cryptic main title of three words on the cover of this latest addition...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 360–374.
Published: 01 December 1953
...R. H. Super Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 LANDORS AMERICAN PUBLICATIONS By R. H. SUPER There are doubtless a number of ways in which one can estimate the reputation of a writer with his contemporaries...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (4): 411–413.
Published: 01 December 1978
..., but the central thesis is narrowly single-minded and strangely inconclusive. ILONABELL Wi11 iums College Dryden the Public Writer, 1660-1685. By GEORGEMCFADDEN. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1978. xi 4- 305 pp. $16.50...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 307–309.
Published: 01 September 1979
...Robert J. Ellrich John Lough. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1978. vi + 435 pp. $36.00. Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 REVIEWS Wriler and Public in‘ France: From the Middle Ages to the Present Day. By JOHN LOUCH.Oxford: Clarendon Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 June 2014
... in US Public Literary Culture Nancy Glazener he periodizing that clumps Robert Browning with Alfred, Lord TTennyson and Matthew Arnold as Victorian poets, the successors to the Romantic poets and the predecessors to the modernists, misses the fact that Browning marked for US readers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 577–580.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., and Public Image in Renaissance Italy . By Gaylard Susan . New York : Fordham University Press , 2013 . x + 372 pp. © 2014 by University of Washington 2014 References Malaspina Celio . 1609 . Ducento Novelle . Venice : Al Segno dell’Italia . Nagel Alexander Wood...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 369–393.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Günter Leypoldt Abstract How can we relate the quantitative presence of literary artifacts to their ability to make a difference, and how does the problem of scale define public accounts of what can be considered relevant literary value? The idea of a singular space of reception (one literary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (1): 87–110.
Published: 01 March 2007
... French Fiction (2006) and coeditor of a special issue of Yale French Studies , “Crime Fictions” (2005). Legacies of the Rue Morgue: Street Names and Private-Public Violence in Modern French Crime Fiction Andrea Goulet dgar Allan Poe’s inaugural detective story “The Murders...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (2): 101–104.
Published: 01 June 1990
...C. Stephen Jaeger Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 .HUMANISM AND PUBLIC LIFE INTRODUCTION By C. STEPHENJAECER The style of political life is its ethics made visible. Political ethics are not natural...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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...