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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 168–181.
Published: 01 June 1954
...Helmut Hatzfeld © 1954 University of Washington 1954 THE DISCOVERY OF REALISTIC ART IN ANTOINE DE LA SALE THROUGH POL DE LIMBOURG By HELMUTHATZFELD The problem of the liquidation of medieval symbolism in northern France at a moment when...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 77–83.
Published: 01 March 1968
...Roger Sale Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 G. WUON KNIGHT By ROGERSALE It is a curious world, surely, that has for one of its monuments the figure and works of G. Wilson Knight, whose most recently published collection...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 118–127.
Published: 01 June 1956
...Arthur Sale Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 THE GLASS SHIP A RECURRENT IMAGE IN MELVILLE By ARTHURSALE The following laconic notes attempt to hold down a protean image in Melville’s works...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (1): 92–95.
Published: 01 March 1974
.... “To find a hero one tells a story: there has never been any other way” (p. 1). Roger Sale’s opening sentence is to be taken seriously because it warns us that his way of practicing literary criticism on three modern writers-D. H. Lawrence, William Empson, and J. K.K. Tolkien-will show as much...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 528–530.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Sandra Gunning Montesinos Sale Maggie. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1997 x + 265 pp. $49.95 cloth, $16.95 paper. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 528 MLQ I December iggg The Slumb~.n~Volcano: American Slaue Ship...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 297–302.
Published: 01 September 1946
... traced, the editor might have improved his incomplete texts by reference to readily available auction catalogues. Thus, Letter 151 is drawn wholly from Peacock’s Memoirs of Shelley, where it is not complete. The record of the sale of the letter at Sotheby’s has a comment: Lord Byron...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 307–316.
Published: 01 September 1950
..., January 13, did the poem go on sale. The purchaser would then discover that what had been advertised simply as Liberty: A Poem was in reality Antient and Modern Liberty Compared, the first part of the poem. Greece appeared on February 7, Rome on March 24, with an announcement that the fourth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 435–438.
Published: 01 December 1944
... of the Columbia University Libraries for calling this volume to my attention. 8 Life, 11, 202; Sale Catalogue of Dr. Johnson’s Library, lot 617; and David Murray, Robert 6. Andrew Foulis. . . (Glasgow, 1913), pp. 40-41. Life, 111, 104; Courtney, Bibliography (Oxford, 1915) ; and Murray, op. cit...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (2): 253–286.
Published: 01 June 2000
... littéraire, françaises (Paris: Promodis, 1988), 269–89. The first drastic rises in rare book prices were caused by public sales from the famous collections of Etienne Baluze (1719) and Cisternay du Fay (1725): see Françoise Bléchet, Les Ventes publiques de livres en...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 337–352.
Published: 01 September 1951
... considerably from Rabelais to Ronsard and from Montaigne to St. Francis of Sales, all of whom would be eligible for the title of humanists. French humanism has its aristocrats and its democrats,’ its philosophers and its rhetorician its nature-minded and its history-minded adherents,* its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 313–322.
Published: 01 December 1957
..., and Buff on. Moreover, he became solely responsible for the sale of the pub- lications of the Imprimerie Royale, among which were the memoirs of the Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Inscriptions, and 2 Lettre de Monsieur Panckoucke ci Messieurs le Pre‘sident et Electeurs de 1791...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 73–82.
Published: 01 March 1960
... extortions, hence the sin of simony, the sale of the gifts of the Holy Ghost. Guillaume, like many others, excepts the person of the pope and throws the blame on the cardinals who surround him. He com- pares the Church to a ship whose captain, the pope, is surrounded by money seekers who make...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (4): 353–355.
Published: 01 December 1952
... Britton that had been offered for sale in 1902 by Edwin A. Denham, of New Y0rk.l He printed only the single sentence quoted in the sales catalog. On February 28, 1944, this letter was presented to the New York Public Library by its last private owner, Charles Scribner. The one-page, small...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (1): 105–108.
Published: 01 March 1941
... enthusiasm for the Bible is to be taken for granted. A manu- script which has recently turned up for sale, one of the poet’s self-exploiting ad- vertisements, refers to his interest in the following words : “Whitman, democrat and man of the Western & New as he is, appreciates, even to enthusiasm...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (4): 441–472.
Published: 01 December 2021
...: “The foreign books in that series do not take in at all the same proportion as the others. Frank’s Horace has had a very limited sale, and the French Lyrics also are far behind most of the series.” 10 Such choices underscore the inconsistency between the Huysmans novels and the catalog Paul curated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 385–387.
Published: 01 December 1959
... Reviezers that are given to us, the relationship seldom escapes the business-end of writing and publishing, and from it all Arnold emerges “a clear-eyed man of business.” He paid close attention to the sale of his books, for in his early career he depended upon this income to pay the annual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 59–62.
Published: 01 March 1957
.... Beuchot, the author of the article “Panckoucke” in the Biogruphie Universelle by Michaud, explained this sale by asserting-without giving his source-that Panckoucke had turned to Catherine I1 for support and had offered to dedicate the edition to her. Because after seven months he still had...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (3): 295–319.
Published: 01 September 1999
... inflation’and the loss of investment capital forced printers to depend on immediate sales to recoup costs. Decreased publication of romances and similar courtly works was therefore not an isolated phenomenon but occurred in conjunction with increased publication of works intended for wider audiences...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 149–170.
Published: 01 June 2014
... appeared in the spring of 1889, may well have tipped the balance in Alexander’s favor at Toronto. The Introduction did not achieve the sales that Alexander must have hoped for and that it probably deserved, although it was widely and well...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 352–356.
Published: 01 December 1956
..., passed through the sale-rooms; it was supposed to be tinpu1)- lished. and has not been published since it appeared and disappeared. It is likely that it had been printed in a journal in Lamb’s time-and was an instance of what has not been identified.”l E. V. Lucas also referred...