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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1944) 5 (2): 207–218.
Published: 01 June 1944
...Alphonse Roche Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 ANGLO-SAXON ATTITUDES TOWARD FRfiDfiRIC MISTRAL AND THE FfiLIBRIGE By ALPHONSEROCHE Mistral’s reputation abroad began in 1859, at the time of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 492–494.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Arthur G. Kennedy Elliott Kirk Dobbie Van. The Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records, Volume VI. New York: Columbia University Press, 1942. Pp. clxxx + 220. $4.50. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 492 Reviews The Int-roduccih (pages 1-4) comments upon the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1948) 9 (4): 389–393.
Published: 01 December 1948
...Alberta Turner Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 ANOTHER SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY ANGLO- SAXON POEM By ALBERTATURNER Professor Francis Lee Utley’ has drawn our attention to two Anglo-Saxon poems by Abraham Wheloc and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1955) 16 (3): 281.
Published: 01 September 1955
... by Grosch and Statkus, who replaced Tieck’s dated satirical allusions with contemporaneous ones. EDWINH. ZEYDEL University of ‘Cincinnati Language and Literature of the Anglo-Saxon Nations as Presented in German Doctoral...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1942) 3 (2): 243–261.
Published: 01 June 1942
...Francis Lee Utley Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 TWO SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY ANGLO-SAXON POEMS By FRANCISLEE UTLEY On August 10, 1641, Charles the First left for Edinburgh to pacify his Scottish subjects and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2012) 73 (4): 527–543.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Michael Modarelli The founding of the United States brought with it many conceptions of Englishness, among them the historical connection to an Anglo-Saxon past. To explain the importance of Anglo-Saxonism in the American nineteenth century, Modarelli argues that the northern American states...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1952) 13 (4): 409–413.
Published: 01 December 1952
... copious notes, four maps, and an index. Chapter I (The Anglo-Saxons) is a brief introductory account of the invaders of Britain, the Roman occupation, the Anglo-Saxon conquest, and the nature of early Anglo-Saxon society. The ten pages of notes on this chapter contain much bibliography. My...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2019) 80 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Robert Stevick How the Anglo-Saxons Read Their Poems . By Daniel Donoghue . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2018 . 248 pp. Copyright © 2019 by University of Washington 2019 “Wes hal!” “Wes hal!” He laid aside his correcting pen, rubbed his eyes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1960) 21 (3): 261–262.
Published: 01 September 1960
... E’xctrr Book, a West Saxon manuscript of the late tenth century, the poem or anthology appears to have been composed in the eighth or ninth century by the Anglian poet Cynewulf, or by Cynewulf and other poets of the “Cynewulfian group.” This is the first time that the Advent portion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 153–168.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Middle English studies, nor at the end, as in Anglo-Saxon studies, but in the middle. To me the project was an opportunity to pursue new lines of inquiry, particularly in eleventh- and twelfth-century studies, but to Oxford University Press it was simply the necessary result of a prior decision to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 491–492.
Published: 01 December 1944
... Washington The Anglo-Saxon Minor Poems. Edited by ELLIOTTVAN KIRK DOBBIE. The Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records, Volume VI. New York : Columbia University Press, 1942. Pp. clxxx + 220. $4.50. This latest, although not last, volume of the six-volume set of Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 494–495.
Published: 01 December 1944
...- Saxon poems have been put into a relatively permanent form and can be used with confidence by future students, both for pleasure and for study, without fear of numerous emendations to upset acquired understanding of the poems, or of their language. It is to be hoped that a general index to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1960) 21 (3): 262–264.
Published: 01 September 1960
... something to be desired. Campbell argues for four stages in the development of the text : (1) a Mercian original, (2) a Northumbrian copy, (3) an early West Saxon copy of this, and (4) a late West Saxon final stage. (This is only a summary, of course, and should on no account be taken as a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1962) 23 (3): 229–232.
Published: 01 September 1962
... curious and telling omission that the researchers who have studied the Anglo-Saxon epic in such overwhelming detail have not yet commented on the presence or the significance of Middle English gIosses on folio 102b of the Beowulf-manuscript in the tract usually called The Marvels of the East...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 June 1943
.... . University of Toronto Press, 1942. Pp. xxiv + 440. $3.75. Brown, Arthur C. L. The Origin of the Grail Legend. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1943. Pp. 476. $5.00. Dobbie, Elliott Van Kirk (editor). The Anglo-Saxon Minor Poems. [The Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records, no. 6.1 New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1954) 15 (2): 182.
Published: 01 June 1954
... poet’s audience, that its knowledge of the plot of the poem is uncertain. The final lecture stresses the widespread belief among the Anglo-Saxons in the supernatural and goes on to suggest that the contents of Beowulf (except for the burial rites) reveal “no contradiction between the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1969) 30 (4): 479–497.
Published: 01 December 1969
... antecedents, literary and theological, of Genesis B. The heroic concepts present in the poem have received cursory treatment, and the extent to which they influ- ence the Anglo-Saxon poet’s manner of telling his story has been largely ign0red.l The poet who originally conceived Genesis B took...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1946) 7 (4): 445–452.
Published: 01 December 1946
... the Fight at Finns- burg, 3rd ed. (Boston, 1936) ; G. P. Krapp ct al., The Anglo-Saxon Poetic Records, 5 vols. (London and New York, 1931- ). 41 5 446 “-And That Dificult Word, ‘Garsecg’ ” It is the abode of the dangerous whale (garsecges gzst, Whale 29...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1953) 14 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 June 1953
..., and 70, which refer to the weaver’s craft. They show that the Anglo-Saxons knew the advanced methods of weaving, something which scholars who have misinterpreted them do not. N0rman.E. Eliason suggests “Christ walking on the sea” as the solution of “Riddle 68 of the Exeter Book” (pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1999) 60 (2): 129–159.
Published: 01 June 1999
...Josephine Bloomfield Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Benevolent Authoritarianism in Klaeber’s Beowulf: An Editorial Translation of Kingship Josephine Bloomfield Much of our understanding of Anglo-Saxon culture, even our...