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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (3): 417–436.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... Aesthetic Specialists and Public Intellectuals: Ruskin, Emerson, and Contemporary Professionalism Günter Leypoldt n his discussion of Robert Southey’s Sir Thomas More in the Edinburgh IReview of 1830, Thomas Babington Macaulay takes issue with what he considers an unfounded criticism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 207–210.
Published: 01 June 1977
... in Ruskin, Ros- setii, and Pater. By RICHARDLA. STEIN.Cambridge, Mass., and London: Harvard University Press, 1975. xiv 4- 314 pp. $15.00. Richard Stein’s book has so many obvious strengths and weaknesses that it is extremely difficult to evaluate without apparently overemphasizing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 1985
... and His Tradition in Social Criticism. By JEFFREY L. SI’EAK.New York: Columbia University Press, 1984. xvi + 277 pp. $30.00, cloth; $12.50, paper. Ruskin’s social criticism has always proved problematic. Some commen- tators have connected it with socialism or communism, noting Kuskin’s own...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 231–232.
Published: 01 June 1971
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 234–236.
Published: 01 June 1968
... this book. ROBERTE. SPILLER University of Pennsylvania John Ruskin and Aesthetic Thought in America, 1840-1900. By ROGERB. STEIN. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1967. xviii + 321 pp. $8.95. One is tempted to characterize Roger...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (2): 150–154.
Published: 01 June 1951
...John Tyree Fain Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 RUSKIN AND MILL By JOHN TYREEFAIN Ruskin selected John Stuart Mill as one of his opponents in a crusade against the accepted political economy of nineteenth-century England...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 March 1949
...Gaylord C. LeRoy Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 JOHN RUSKIN: AN INTERPRETATION OF HIS “DAILY MADDEN I NG RAGE” By GAYLORDC. LEROY During the latter part of his life Ruskin was constantly afflicted with the sense...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 60–72.
Published: 01 March 1956
...Van Akin Burd Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 RUSKIN’S QUEST FOR A THEORY OF IMAGINATION By V-4N AKIN BURD Ruskin’s plan to work out Turner’s theory of beauty for the second volume of Modern Painters failed to materialize as quickly as he had...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 369–370.
Published: 01 December 1956
...Van Akin Burd Gill Viljoen Helen, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1956 Pp. 284. $3.75. Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 Van Akin Biwd 369 Ruskin’s Scottish Heritage: A Prelude. By HELENGILL VILJOEN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (1): 42–58.
Published: 01 March 1987
.... - Arthur Hugh Clough’ PRAETERITA IN THE ACT OF REBELLION By LINDAM. AUSTIN Ruskin considered Praetm-ta a factual record of temperament and impression, as faithful to nature as “the very truth can be He was mercilessly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 March 1953
..., and from them I was inevi- tably led back to Ruskin. At this point I came to a stop. The new ideas about the arts and their relations to religion and the social order all seemed to origi- nate somewhere in the dense jungle of Ruskin’s works. But Yeats’s “small poetic circle” is given short...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 128–131.
Published: 01 March 2017
...John Plotz References Jonsson Fredrik Albritton . 2012 . “ The Industrial Revolution in the Anthropocene .” Journal of Modern History 84 , no. 3 : 679 – 96 . Ruskin John . 1908 . “ The Storm-Cloud of the Nineteenth Century .” In The Works of John Ruskin , edited...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 June 1941
..., in a judicious and substantial essay, traces the ef- fects of Ruskin’s aesthetic theories in social reform both in his own case and in that of such important disciples as William Morris, Patrick Geddes, aiid John A. Hobson. From this discriminating an- alysis of Ruskin’s positions in the field...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 March 1953
... by a passage in the Preface: I became interested in the genesis of Yeats’s ideas from those of the small poetic circle with whom he associated in the nineties. They in turn seemed to owe almost everything to Pater and the Pre-Raphaelites, and from them I was inevi- tably led back to Ruskin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 March 1953
... of Ruskin’s criticism. . . .” Indeed, I can best recommend the book by telling the curious to begin reading the first chapter, on Ruskin. The deeper they have already penetrated into “the dense jungle of Ruskin’s works” the more they will appreciate this job of road-cutting. This is the kind...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 370–371.
Published: 01 December 1956
... is working for consistency in the punctuation of unpublished letters ; apparent incoiisistencies here are to be attributed to her reliance in some places on transcripts by other people. Inclusion of the full text of key letters in an appendix, like those in the Catherine Tweedale Ruskin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 232–234.
Published: 01 June 1968
... Home.” These have easily provided motivation as powerful for the American imagination as has “The Garden of the West.” Mr. Guttmann (or someone else), please write this book. ROBERTE. SPILLER University of Pennsylvania John Ruskin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Henry New- man, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, John Ruskin, and Alfred, Lord Tennyson. But also . . . more Browning. This time the questions cover “Fra Lippo Lippi,” “Cleon,” “Master Hugues of Saxe-­Gotha,” and (how could you 3  I allude...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 196–199.
Published: 01 June 1981
... and influential analysis of imagination in Victorian letters. Ruskin’s theory of the imagination in Book 2 of Modem Painters is as innovative, I think, as Coleridge’s. And discernible links between Ruskin’s theory of the Imagination Penetrative and Hopkins’s doctrines of instress and inscape, and between...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 199–202.
Published: 01 June 1981
... omit altogether the single most original and influential analysis of imagination in Victorian letters. Ruskin’s theory of the imagination in Book 2 of Modem Painters is as innovative, I think, as Coleridge’s. And discernible links between Ruskin’s theory of the Imagination Penetrative...