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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (2): 287–358.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Richard Maxwell © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.2-02Maxwell.ak 5/26/00 3:50 PM Page 287 Pretenders in Sanctuary Richard Maxwell oyal pretenders appear frequently in fiction. Among those sup Rposedly legitimate claimants...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 602–606.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., fetishization, monogamy, escapist fantasy, and ancestor worship. Literature as transmissible intellectual property ran up against literature as cherished object, as in Romantic familiar essays that celebrate a physical attachment to books in the masculine sanctuary of the private library. Without the financial...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 218–219.
Published: 01 June 1971
... in a rightist-clerical reaction. Venice is a particularly significant stage on which to study this last burst of audacious commentary and satire before 1560. On the one hand it was the sanctuary of the poligruf, those profes- sional writers of Aretino’s generation who supplied endless copy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 146–160.
Published: 01 June 1973
...) The danger which the grove presents to the “profane” first,suggests its function as a sanctuary, which becomes more pronounced when Wordsworth moves from animistic to architectural imagery. The trunks become pillars, the lower branches a roof, and the fallen needles a floor. The grove...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 231–233.
Published: 01 June 1964
... Coffins “The Southern View of Rape,” “Sutpen as the Typical Southerner,” “Joe Christmas as a Christ-Symbol,” along with a series of chronologies for the action in Sanctuary, The Mansion, and Absalom, Absalom!, a chart setting down the precise financial sleight-of- hand by which Ratliff...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 395–397.
Published: 01 December 1980
... REVIEWS and this is clearly true of DiBattista. Her book is full of sensitive and penetrat- ing readings, like the development of the relationship between Septimus and the narrator or the function of the woman in the attic room, “the sanctuary whose light is glimpsed at the moment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 228–231.
Published: 01 June 1964
... as “Notes” (seventy-seven pages on such mat- ters as “Home-Made Coffins “The Southern View of Rape,” “Sutpen as the Typical Southerner,” “Joe Christmas as a Christ-Symbol,” along with a series of chronologies for the action in Sanctuary, The Mansion, and Absalom, Absalom!, a chart setting down...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 214–218.
Published: 01 June 1971
... aware that they would shortly be caught in a rightist-clerical reaction. Venice is a particularly significant stage on which to study this last burst of audacious commentary and satire before 1560. On the one hand it was the sanctuary of the poligruf, those profes- sional writers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 March 1971
..., the preserver of the governors. There is, moreover, special justification for the outlaws’ veneration of the Virgin. She extended special protection to criminals in her concern for the right of sanctuary in churches. J. J. Jusserand points out that many famous miracles “attested with what particular...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (4): 396–401.
Published: 01 December 1987
... and self. Wadlington focuses on Faulkner’s four major early novels-The Sound and the Fury, As I Lay Dying, Light in August, and Absalom, Absalom!-although the first two, along with Sanctuary, make up what he calls Faulkner’s “mortu- ary trilogy.” The Sound and the Fury provides a vehicle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 267–284.
Published: 01 June 1965
... mind the two were somehow similar: Meantime I took sanctuary in that ship every evening or rather, to be precise, late every afternoon. There was not one twinge of tummy-ache amongst her whole ship’s company of stalwart quiet young fellows...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 72–85.
Published: 01 March 1951
... for sleep, dream, sanctuary. In her first encounter with Alfonso, Rahel startles the King by leaning her cheek against his knee and proclaiming: Hier will ich bleiben und ein wenig schlafen, Hier ist die Sicherheit, hier ruht sich’s gut. (334-35) Where does Rahel perceive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (3): 320–325.
Published: 01 September 1971
... that Colie has detected. One reason for the epic kind being superior to the others is that it contains them all, just as one half of Aeneid VIII includes the house, the ruin, the sanctuary in the wood, the meadows, and the river. “Upon Appleton House” has a generic unity which keeps all its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (3): 321–352.
Published: 01 September 1999
... as the latently embodied sanctuary for anthropomorphic desires whose gradual muting or trans- figuration organizes the stanzaic sequence of Keats’s odes. In Keats’s unique textual and imagistic world, tropes suggestive of natural refer- ence and the aesthetic distillations of a second-order classicism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (3): 242–260.
Published: 01 September 1977
... takes refuge from the flooded meadow shadow forth a deeper wisdom won from experience. But I, retiring from the Flood, Take Sanctuary in the Wood; And, while it lasts, my self imbark In this yet green, yet growing Ark. (48...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 421–441.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the moblike Commons, and as the sanctuary where auspices are taken, linking it, too, to the “oraculous shade” of the park. Unlike the Jerusalem temple, twice destroyed, this English national temple remains standing. The poem closes as Charles ruminates on peace and war. In 1661 the pacific vision...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (1): 115–122.
Published: 01 March 1941
.... Whether they conversed among themselves in French or in Latin, variously mispronounced, is not indicated, but there was certainly no language difficulty to bar the way to intercourse. Amsterdam was a center of a somewhat different type. It was a goal of travelers and a sanctuary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 49–56.
Published: 01 March 1959
... he makes of the “informe” constellation which his eye catches. It is, like many an earlier “r&e vesp6ra1,” subject to being “brGl6 par le Phhnix.” However, the poet turns back to his room or studio or sanctuary, that is, to himself as a maker of poems and not as a seer of visions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 332–338.
Published: 01 December 1955
... ClGhrheit is acknowledged by Goethe. It is the account of young love and disappointment experienced in Frankfurt with that appealing creature of poetry and truth known as “Gretchen.” Although Goethe finally omitted the Manon passages from his autobiography (they eventually found sanctuary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (1): 207–228.
Published: 01 March 2000
... of the Sanctuary Club. The Death Chair,” by L. T. Meade and Robert Eustace) gives the reader a big help with its telltale title (the death chair is a catapult that throws people hundreds of feet up in the air and into a neighboring park). MLQ 61.1-10Moretti.ak 6/1/00 3:41 PM...