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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 291–298.
Published: 01 December 1955
... outside Heorot, for the siding had been wrenched from the building, Yet both he and Unferp noticed the roof of Heorot as they viewed the arm. Hrobgar (926-27) geseah steapne hrof . . . ond Grendles hond. Unferp and others (983) ofer heanne hrof hand sceawedon. These facts are odd...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 298–299.
Published: 01 December 1955
... thinks cf space between the posts as having been tabled, Hrobgar may merely have stood on flet. But such translations leave out the roof, which both Hropgar and Unferb were noticing. So, I think, Hrokgar stood, looking up. He was within the original staple, a three- or four- member unit...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (1): 71–85.
Published: 01 March 1991
... reaction to the night sky sweep- JACK MURRAY 75 ing over the roof terrace of the fort. As will be shown, in either case infidelity toward the marriage partner becomes the complicated trans- position into bodily terms of an abortive cultural defection...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 205–208.
Published: 01 June 1943
....24-39). “Dark linked ivy tangled wild” adorns the vale and the cavern where Prometheus and Asia are to live in joy uninter- rupted (Prom. Unbound, III.iii.136). The island home to which Shelley proposes to voyage with Emilia is roofed with tangled foliage where...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (4): 409–424.
Published: 01 December 1971
...; the chrysanthemums “staring up like accusers” at the small boy on the roof)-here are united “the sense of “J “A Greenhouse Eden,” pp. 23-24. JOHN D. BOYD 41 3 novelty and freshness, with old and familiar objects.”ll The emotive atmosphere of these poems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 401–407.
Published: 01 December 1947
... This quiet roof where pecked the jihsails! Kenncth N. Douglas 405 man appears to be a more flexible language, and more readily adapted for translating works of the most varied kinds. The syn- tax may be of unexcelled complexity or of th,e greatest simplicity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 504–505.
Published: 01 December 1943
... in a great city like the roof of Rockefeller Center or the towers of Notre-Dame, affording a vue d’ensemble which places the various sights and monuments in the proper relations to each other, and which is therefore more meaningful and profitable to a tourist who has already visited those...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 March 1945
... of the Sauling Album Knowst thou that house? its roofs on columns rest The hall is dazzling bright, the room in gold is drest, And marble-statues stand, and sternly stare at me: 0, child, oh, poorest child, what has become of thee...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 1967
... nearly life-rize deuntas or guardian goddesses, “richly decorated and beautiful,” and also several fig- ured roof ornaments. These were put into huge camphor wood caskets, carted back by water buffalo over the jungle trails to Siem Reap, and there taken onto a river boat. At Phnom...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 March 1946
... on its cord from the breastbone, as if from the roof of a smokehouse. It is the heart of Voltaire. It is even more tough and lumpy because it has been cooked in eternal flame, like a roasted nut (p. 48). So does the poet’s niild mysticism degenerate into the critic’s my- ti fi ca t ion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 408–411.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and decolonization? This inconvenient truth is the specter that haunts accounts of slavery in the past. Ideology critique takes us only so far. ▪ ▪ ▪ Gikandi finds that eighteenth-century aesthetics brings violence, beauty, and emancipation together under one roof. The relations between aesthetics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 118–127.
Published: 01 June 1956
... the house: “it breaks water from the ridge- pole of the roof, like an anvil-headed whale through the crest of a billow.” The heat of the stack is almost procreative: in a closet he keeps cordials of a choice mysterious flavour, made so by the constant nurturing and subtle ripening...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (3): 333–361.
Published: 01 September 2006
... for Lady Chatterley. Melanie does meet her working-class hero, but he is neither Mel- lors, the idealized sexual Übermensch of Lawrence’s self-mythology, nor a “phallic bully” of the sort that Philip represents.28 He is, rather, her equal, another orphan under Philip’s roof and under his thumb...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (2): 234–247.
Published: 01 June 1969
... by an entire generation of American readers. Fiddler on the Roof plays to packed houses on Broadway, and paperback editions of his Teuye stories are available in bookshops and supermarkets alike. No such happy fate has followed Mendele’s career. To be sure, Yiddish- ists have not forgotten about him...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 227–250.
Published: 01 June 2002
... from one depart- ment to another any portion of their help as business required. . . . From this high grade of cooperative commercial life was the department- store system extended to all by the simple removal of the roof and the walls. . . . In the removal of the roof and the walls...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (4): 395–398.
Published: 01 December 1976
... the “haystack- and roof-level1 i ng wind” ( I ), he si mu 1 taneousl y transcends private animosity atid mocks thc storm into comic insignificance. (PI]. 144-45) I have quoted this passage at length in an effort to be fair to Harris, for he is certainly not without intelligence or insight...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 376–379.
Published: 01 September 1943
... the three readily. The question arises: Would it not have been better to bring clearly into focus a number of variants which have now been established and which are generally known to scholars, by housing the three temporary versions, GW, SG, and AW, under one temporary Index roof ? AW has been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 377–389.
Published: 01 December 1961
... between the tall and massive pillars that support the roof under which the Philistine lords are gathered, Samson, with divine aid, employs his great strength to force asunder the pillars, bringing the roof down upon the Philistines and himself, destroying the Philistines’ “choice nobility...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 146–160.
Published: 01 June 1973
... whose grassless floor of red-brown hue, By sheddings from the pining umbrage tinged Perennially-beneath whose sable roof Of boughs, as if for festal purpose decked With unrejoicing berries-ghostly Shapes May meet at noontide. (19-26...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 64–77.
Published: 01 March 1973
... on the roof, provides entertainment for the local spectators, and finally leaps to her death on the stones below. For the onlookers, the woman’s death becomes their own little drama “in the air” which they can witness without any emotional involvement, as they are later to witness the hero’s...