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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 September 1948
.... 341) there can be no reason. EDWARDS. LE COMTE Columbia: University MY.Review: Daniel Dejoe as Author of “The Review.” By WILLIAM LYTTONPAYNE. New York: King’s Crown Press, 1947. Pp. 147. $2.25. In a fresh and lively as well as systematic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 488–490.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Bradford A. Booth 488 Reviews names of publisher and author (if known), the place of publication, the dates of first and subsequent editions, data about dramatizations, translations, etc. The “Index of Authors” gives the dates of birth and death, chronological lists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 18–26.
Published: 01 March 1959
...Claude E. Jones Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1959 DRAMATIC CRITICISM IN THE CRITICAL REVIEW, 1756-1785 PARTI By CLAUDEE. JONES English drama, except for the work of Goldsmith and Sheridan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (2): 133–144.
Published: 01 June 1959
...Claude E. Jones DRAMATIC CRITICISM IN THE CRITICAL REVIEW, 1756-1785 PART11” By CLAUDEE. JONES As is usual in the history of any art, the critics of the third quarter of the eighteenth century looked...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 352–356.
Published: 01 December 1956
...George L. Barnett Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 AN UNPUBLISHED REVIEW BY CHARLES LAMB By GEORGEL. BARNETT Various writers on Charles Lamb have referred to the existence of an unpublished review by Lamb, but they have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 112–120.
Published: 01 March 1969
...John Traugott Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 AUXILIARY VERBS A REVIEW OF TWO BOOKS ON STEW’ By JOHN TRAUGO The Seventh Volume of Tristram Shandy, the mad gallop before Death through France...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 249.
Published: 01 June 1950
...Oscar Sherwin L. Payne William. New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. x + 144. $4.00. Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 Oscar Sherwin 249 Index to Defoe’s Review. By WILLIAML. PAYNE.New York: Columbia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 17–36.
Published: 01 March 1948
...Claude E. Jones POETRY AND THE CRITICAL REVIEW, 1756-1785 By CLAUDEE. JONES Inasmuch as a thorough study of the treatment of poetry in the Critical Review during its first thirty years would exceed the limits of this article, I shall restrict myself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 327–328.
Published: 01 September 1945
...John D. Kern Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 AN UNIDENTIFIED REVIEW, POSSIBLY BY SCOTT By JOHN D. KERN On December 3, 1810, Walter Scott remarked in a letter to John Murray, the London publisher : I have sent Gifford the Petrarch...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 79–80.
Published: 01 March 1954
... its serious intention only after the most meticu- lous analysis. HENRYTEN EYCK PERRY University of Buffalo 13se English Romantic Poets: A Review of Research. Edited by THOMASM. RAYSOR.New York : Modern Language Association...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (3): 307–308.
Published: 01 September 1961
...R. H. Super Fraser Neiman. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1960. Pp. xv + 398. $9.00. Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 REVIEWS Thoreau’s Translation of “The Seven against Thebes” (1843). Edited by LEO MAXKAISER. Hartford, Conn...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 91–93.
Published: 01 March 1955
....” Winkelman convinces that under a light, frothy, humorous, satirical exterior, Kastner has a positive ethical content. In his chapters “Structure of the Weimar Republic,” “The Political Scene,” “The Economic Scene,” “The Social Scene,” Winkelman’s review of the conditions prevailing in Germany...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 321–344.
Published: 01 September 2016
... poetry from the period 1820–1919: one drawn from volumes reviewed in prominent periodicals and one selected at random from a large digital library (in which the majority of authors are relatively obscure). The stylistic differences associated with literary prominence turn out to be quite stable...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 495–525.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of the novel's date of composition, his ostentatious rejection of contemporary genres, and his later self-review of the novel effectively cleared Waverley of contemporary competitors and bolstered its claims to newness. It then turns to Scott's other strategy, that of looking beyond contemporary generic models...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Florian Gargaillo Abstract In a review of T. S. Eliot’s Murder in the Cathedral , Stevie Smith lamented that “so many writers of these times, which need courage and the power of criticism, and coolness, should find their chief delight in terrifying themselves and their readers with past echoes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 379–402.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Susan Stanford Friedman Abstract Can literary history be done without the conventional reliance on linear periodization? What might a literary history of modernism look like without the usual periodization of roughly 1890–1940? This essay reviews the arguments for and against periodization...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 403–425.
Published: 01 December 2019
... “bourgeois” modernism. It takes members of the British Writers’ International and their associated journals the Left Review and New Writing as case studies in the interplay between Moscow as putative “metropole” and the “periphery.” In these years there were two major international writers’ conferences...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2021
... reviews the role of magic in similar episodes to show the enormity of Spenser’s seemingly conservative storytelling. It also defends Spenser’s hero from charges of intemperance and immaturity. The question of intemperance stems from misunderstanding Aristotle. That of immaturity is more complicated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (4): 441–472.
Published: 01 December 2021
... reviews and a publisher’s archive, the essay sheds light on the novels’ invisible translators and reveals the fiscal and legal viability of “domesticated decadence.” Doing so models how translation studies and book-historical methods can revise deep-set tenets of literary history. These “poisonous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of Stowe and white sentimentality from unpublished drafts of a book review he wrote of John Beecher’s All Brave Sailors (1945). It then argues that this critique reappears in Invisible Man in the form of a literary pedagogy that simultaneously depends and signifies on some of the central tropes...