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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1945) 6 (3): 327–328.
Published: 01 September 1945
...John D. Kern Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 AN UNIDENTIFIED REVIEW, POSSIBLY BY SCOTT By JOHN D. KERN On December 3, 1810, Walter Scott remarked in a letter to John Murray, the London publisher : I have sent Gifford the Petrarch but with an...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2016) 77 (3): 369–393.
Published: 01 September 2016
... and that embed it in differing sites of authority. Moving from the Romantic period to the present, this article looks at the trajectories of Walter Scott as an earlier and Toni Morrison as a recent candidate for culturally relevant authorship. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2014) 75 (3): 446–449.
Published: 01 September 2014
...), and several essays on Jane Austen’s afterlives. Her book Loving Literature: A Cultural History is forthcoming. The Afterlives of Walter Scott: Memory on the Move . By Rigney Ann . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 . xvii + 328 pp. © 2014 by University of Washington 2014...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1980) 41 (4): 397–400.
Published: 01 December 1980
... in Orlando, DiBattista’sbook leans somewhat too heavily on its fellows. JAMES GINDIN University of Michigan Attitudes to Cbs in the English Novel from Walter Scott to David Storey. By MARY EAGLETONand DAVIDPIERCE. London: Thames...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1969) 30 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 March 1969
...JAMES GINDIN Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 GODS AND FATHERS IN F. SCOTT FITZGERALD’S NOVELS Fitzgerald’s fiction always, in one form or another, reveals a strong element of moral judgment against which the heroes can be seen. The...
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 10. L. Werner, Lord Byron and Sir Walter Scott at No. 50 Albemarle Street, 1815 , ca. 1850. The Murray Collection Figure 10. L. Werner, Lord Byron and Sir Walter Scott at No. 50 Albemarle Street, 1815, ca. 1850. The Murray Collection More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2009) 70 (4): 443–471.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Samuel Baker It is well known that Walter Scott adapted the forms of sentimental fiction for his initial trilogy of novels on Scottish manners and that he drew on philosophical theories of sympathy when conceiving of his characters and placing them in historical relation to one another and to his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2009) 70 (4): 473–494.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Ina Ferris This essay contends that Scott's historical novels respond to the widespread sense of displacement in postrevolutionary Europe by activating and rewriting the figure of the remnant. As remnant tales, his novels are less about the loss of the past or its relationship to the present than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1998) 59 (3): 313–343.
Published: 01 September 1998
...). History; or, The Difference between Scott’s Hamlet and Goethe’s Alexander Welsh oethe’s adoption of Hamlet for his own purposes in WiZheZm Meis- Gters Lehrjahre is well known. The presence of Shakespeare’s play in the novel can scarcely be missed, and the interpretation of Hamlet’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Margaret Bruzelius © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.1-02 Bruzelius 2/9/01 2:05 PM Page 19 “The King of England . . . Loved to Look upon a man”: Melancholy and Masculinity in Scott’s Talisman Margaret Bruzelius...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 473–494.
Published: 01 December 1943
...Coleman O. Parsons Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 SCOTT’S FELLOW DEMONOLOGISTS By COLEMAN0. PARSONS When Mrs. -began to hear voices and to see cats, dogs, spectres of dead or living relatives and friends, as well as carriages...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1967) 28 (1): 117–121.
Published: 01 March 1967
... uneasiness is peri- pheral to the total impact of the study. Its intellectual weight and stylistic beauty will propel Oskar Seidlin’s work into the forefront of Eichendorff scholarship. EGONSCHWARZ Washington University Scott’s Novels: The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2009) 70 (4): 495–525.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Michael Gamer This essay revisits the question of Walter Scott's innovation as a novelist, and Waverley 's status as the first historical novel, by showing the degree to which such markers of reputation were fictions of Scott's own making. The essay begins by examining how Scott's manipulation of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2018) 79 (4): 373–396.
Published: 01 December 2018
... creation of a modern definition of circulation, so this essay returns to one especially pertinent case from that period, Helenus Scott’s it-narrative The Adventures of a Rupee (1782), which describes the movements of a rupee coin in the world economy. Attending to the linguistic form and publication...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2012) 73 (4): 527–543.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., mostly under the influence of German Romanticism, looked back to the northern Saxons as a mythical origin of American culture, while the southern states, spurred in part by Walter Scott’s popular reversal of the Norman-Saxon equation, followed a more cavalier mythology. As nineteenth-century historical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2017) 78 (2): 243–273.
Published: 01 June 2017
... complement to Jay David Bolter and Richard Grusin’s concept of remediation, inflected the form of several works of the 1920s, including F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Great Gatsby . Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 twentieth-century American literature Hollywood cinema media studies F...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1964) 25 (3): 365–367.
Published: 01 September 1964
...J. A. Scott Hans-Jürgen Daus. Genève: Librairie E. Droz; Paris: Librairie Minard, Kölner Romanistische Arbeiten, Neue Folge, Heft 20, 1962. 131 pp. Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 REVIEWS Selbstverstandnis und Menschenbild in den...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1958) 19 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 March 1958
...J. A. Scott Joseph Rossi and Alfred Galpin Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1957. Pp. xxvii + 164. $4.00. Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 Otto M. Sorensen a7 modern bourgeois who paid only lip service to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Scott Saul Signs and Cities: Black Literary Postmodernism . By Madhu Dubey. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. ix + 284 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Scott Saul is assistant professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. His book Freedom Is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2007) 68 (3): 345–362.
Published: 01 September 2007
...David Scott Wilson-Okamura University of Washington 2007 David Scott Wilson-Okamura is assistant professor of English at East Carolina University. His articles on Virgil, Shakespeare, Spenser, and Dante have appeared in ELH , English Literary Renaissance , Spenser Studies , and Dante...