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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 85–114.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Ella Zohar Ophir Ella Zohar Ophir is lecturer at the University of Toronto. Forthcoming essays include a study of the fictions of Laura Riding and Wyndham Lewis and an inquiry into modernist treatments of everyday life. The Laura Riding Question: Modernism, Poetry, and Truth Ella...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1955) 16 (3): 258–267.
Published: 01 September 1955
...G. C. Schoolfield Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 CHARLES XI1 RIDES IN WORPSWEDE By G. C. SCHOOLFIELD In the diary for October 2, 1900, Rilke set down the second and longer section of “Karl der Zwolfte von Schweden reitet in der Ukraine...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1966) 27 (3): 243–259.
Published: 01 September 1966
..., referring to a particular analysis in a particular book, and this, it develops, is rather perplexing. It happens that Graves is only one oE the two authors of A Suruey of Modernist Poetry, the other being the poet and critic Laura Riding, and as though anticipating possible neglect of this fact...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1948) 9 (1): 10.
Published: 01 March 1948
..., Six Carriers makes, now he is dead and gone. Another. Here Hobson lyes, prest with a heavy Load, Who now is gone the old and common Road; The Waggon he so lov’d, so lov’d to ride, That he was drawing on, whil’st that he dy’d...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1945) 6 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 September 1945
... such words and turns, found in this translation, as : “stick-in-the-mud” for heimuelskr (fond of staying at home) ; “those days” for “in those days”; “it’s no good you riding rough-shod over men” for “it will never do for you to ride, etc [‘a lot of lousy thralls” for “ill- conditioned...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1971) 32 (4): 447–448.
Published: 01 December 1971
... Riding) that the missing person (excluded as from a literary cloakroom ses- sion) be given space for self-representation. I have been made a subject of as- saults for positions, misattributions, in gloating unscholarly satisfaction with unsupported characterizations and the use of quoted words...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 422.
Published: 01 September 1940
..., 1939. Pp. 336. When Combe had his impoverished Dr. Syntax resolve, as a means of improving his state, to “ride and write, and sketch and print,” to “prose it here, [and] verse it there, and picturesque it ev’rywhere,” he paid his respects to an aesthetic movement in which the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 462–464.
Published: 01 December 1973
... University Press, 1972. x + 168 pp. $8.00. It used to be that we saw Marlowe as spokesnian for those Keriaissarice men of aspiring mind. We saw that all nature taught I’amburlaine to yearn to ride in triumph through Persepolis: it was passing brave to be a king. When these heroes went to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1955) 16 (2): 130–136.
Published: 01 June 1955
... couriers of the air.” We can give an answer to the question put earlier : is Pity like the human and helpless babe, or powerful as the angel that rides the winds? It is both; and it is strong because of its very weakness. The paradox is inherent in the situation itself; and it is the paradox that...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 1977
... sense of making Una a pastoral queen.”4 But it can be added that these reversed knees are also like the backward-turned heads of the emblem- book tradition or the backward-riding Jews of medieval and Renais- sance art in pointing graphically to the Old Testament nature of the moral embodied in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1975) 36 (1): 102–106.
Published: 01 March 1975
... CORRESPONDENCE As she explains in her introductory paragraphs, Laura (Riding) Jackson has sent MLQ the following brief article in connection with an earlier pledge. W. H. M. ON AMBIGUITY By LAURA(RIDING) JACKSON [In the December 1971 issue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1975) 36 (1): 54–74.
Published: 01 March 1975
... act meaningfully-how to ride with the waves; finally and most im- portantly, he must, as he moves from storyteller to artist, overcome the multileveled phases of confinement through direct participation in producing The Waves. From the beginning Bernard recognizes the limitations of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1975) 36 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 1975
....” EDITHKERN Smith College CORRESPONDENCE As she explains in her introductory paragraphs, Laura (Riding) Jackson has sent MLQ the following brief article in connection with an earlier pledge. W. H. M. ON AMBIGUITY...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1952) 13 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 March 1952
... leading us safely to “ground on which we can dismiss Dr. Johnson’s complaint against the dramatic struc- ture.” A review is no place to answer such arguments, but this reader reports his opinion that an admirable topic and admirable research are unhappily marred by such reckless riding of a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1944) 5 (1): 118–119.
Published: 01 March 1944
... quotations. With quick brush strokes he sketches the gar- rulous, kindly Cambridge-the happy family man, after forty years still an ardent lover of his wife-and the insatiable gossip and news- monger-the “Riding Magazine” of the neighborhood. Cambridge’s exotic boats, his grotto, his passion for...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1942) 3 (4): 535–541.
Published: 01 December 1942
... of Strength, the shield of Hope, the sword of Courage, the spear Adventure, and thus apparelled and mounted on a steed called Will, he rides upon his way. This leads him over mountains until he comes to a goodly green where he encounters a huge knight called Disagreement mounted...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1948) 9 (2): 251–252.
Published: 01 June 1948
... from the West, of his liberation into a culture in which he often moved with awkward discontent, of his struggle with a narrow moralism impressed upon him by his early reading, by his circuit-riding, or by his association with religious journals. In showing how completely and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 372–383.
Published: 01 December 1973
... its meaning. The first of these tells how murderers and criminals had to ride in the carts mi their way to execution or other punishment. We are told: qui a forfet estoit repris s’estoi t sor la charre te mis et menez par...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 67–82.
Published: 01 March 1942
... Erec des Hartmann von Aue verglichen mr’t dem bei Crestien de Troyes und bei Heinrich v.d. Tiirlin (Strassburg diss., 1902). 72 A Vindication of Heinrich von dem Turlin white shirt, and every night he rides around singing sweet songs of love. Next night the angry king sets out...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1959) 20 (2): 128–132.
Published: 01 June 1959
... in clear summer air ; A laughing school-boy, without grief or care, Riding the springy branches of an elm. (85-95) These lines, set off in the poem as a verse paragraph, constitute a unit stressing the brevity of life...