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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 81–117.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Anthony Cuda Abstract Despite a wealth of new primary-source publications and archival discoveries, many scholars persist in the belief that midcentury poets like Randall Jarrell rejected their modernist predecessors in a quest for originality and novelty. This article demonstrates, on the contrary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 221–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
...David Randall In Habermasian theory, the bourgeois public sphere was preceded by a literary public sphere whose favored genres revealed the interiority of the self and emphasized an audience-oriented subjectivity. This essay argues that the association of this early modern literary discourse...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 465–467.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Brady R. Jordan Earle Stanley Randall. Evanston, Illinois: Privately published. 1941. Pp. x + 213. $2.00. Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 Jean David 465 century, did not make his system theocentric and that therefore...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 106–108.
Published: 01 March 1950
...Herbert Weisinger Ernst Cassirer, Paul Oskar Kristeller, and John Herman Randall, jr. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1948. Pp. viii + 405. $5.00. Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 106 ReviPws problem of the value of hunting for models...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 69–80.
Published: 01 March 1947
... cant he was able to acquire from Jackson was hardly sufficient. To supplement his vocabulary he mingled with the Fancy and took to attending prize fights. In his diary for December 4, 1818, Moore notes his attendance at the Randall-Turner fight at Crawley. Especially picturesque...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 275–276.
Published: 01 September 1956
... to indicate an emotional complex. ‘In this book she studies this poetic habit of presentation in the works of seven poets: Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, Hart Crane, T. S. Eliot, Randall Jarrell, and W. B. Yeats. Her best essays are those which treat poets in whom the device...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 276–277.
Published: 01 September 1956
... habit of presentation in the works of seven poets: Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, Hart Crane, T. S. Eliot, Randall Jarrell, and W. B. Yeats. Her best essays are those which treat poets in whom the device of metamorphosis is an informing principle of structure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 463–465.
Published: 01 September 1942
... is disposed, therefore, to welcome Mr. Randall’s investigation, because one would naturally expect to find in French literature a penetrating commentary on this intensely human problem. Mr. Randall divides his study into three parts, grouping his novels according to their appearance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 467–469.
Published: 01 September 1942
... of the Jewish question in the political, social, and economic life of France. That is, how closely does the literature reflect life? Perhaps Mr. Randall has not yet made up his mind on that point. In the opening of the book, he explains that in the period of 1870-1894 the Jews were not greatly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 510–512.
Published: 01 December 1948
... volumes. I, xx + 636; 11, 639-1422; 111, Bibliography, xxii + 817. $20, boxed set. Stewart, Randall. Nathaniel Hawthorne : A Biography. New Haven : Yale University Press ; London : Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1948. Pp. 279. $4.00. ENGLISH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 23–35.
Published: 01 March 1940
... Sisters” is the transformation of the murdered sister’s body into a harp which tells the secret of the crime. “Lord Randal” (Child, No. 12), which tells of a child who is poisoned by eating a dish of eels and comes home to die, is sung in Germany, England, Denmark, and Italy.lo The ballad...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 282–294.
Published: 01 December 1957
... opinions expressed during the twentieth century have emphasized isolation as the accompanying motif of most of Hawthorne’s fictional themes. Randall Stewart has found “the idea of isolation. . . so pervasive in Hawthorne’s work that the consideration of all possible examples would include...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 388–400.
Published: 01 September 1965
... divided mankind in general), Indamora must encourage what she does not want in order to get what she wants. Martin eventually marries Lindamira-Indamora and is promptly sued by Randal, the circus manager, who wants his property back; Randal contrives to marry the Black Prince to Indamora...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 414.
Published: 01 December 1963
.... Readers who expect to find valuable new facts about Hawthorne’s life will be disappointed. Randall Stewart’s Hawthorne is still the standard factual biog- raphy. Instead of presenting significant new evidence, the author simply para- phrases the familiar material-stories, journals, letters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 491–492.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Leon Howard Based upon the Original Manuscripts in the Pierpont Morgan Library and Randall Stewart New York: Modern Language Association of America, 1941. Pp. xliv + 661. $6.00. Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 R. E. Watters 19 1...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 238–239.
Published: 01 June 1951
...Sophus Keith Winther Randall Stewart. New Haven: Yale University Press; London: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1948. pp. 279. $4.00. Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 speare, has held up. We now remember Charles barely as man-midwife to Keats’s Homer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 391–413.
Published: 01 September 2008
...). With Randall Stevenson, he edited The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Literatures in English (2006). 1966 Nervous Breakdown; or, When Did Postmodernism Begin? Brian McHale hen did postmodernism begin? Assuming that it ever began at all W(which may not be a safe assumption...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (4): 413–414.
Published: 01 December 1963
... Sophia Hawthorne’s views to Nathaniel Hawthorne’s major works, and he does not allow for the fact that Hawthorne as imaginative writer was not identical with Sophia Hawthorne’s husband. Readers who expect to find valuable new facts about Hawthorne’s life will be disappointed. Randall...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 234–236.
Published: 01 June 1968
... the book he almost wrote but only suggested. Its title would be something like The Mansion: American Literary Conseroa- tism in Symbol and Myth. Randall Stewart alone, to my knowledge, has attempted this problem in his American Literature and Christian Doctrine (which, incidentally, Guttmann does...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (4): 669–672.
Published: 01 December 1941
... York: Oxford University Press, 1941. Pp. v + 888. $5.00. Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The English Notebooks. Based upon the original manuscripts in the Pierpont Morgan Library. [Edited by Randall Stewart.] New York: Modern Language Associa- tion of America, 1941. Pp. xliv...