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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 561–581.
Published: 01 December 2004
...: Representing Catholicism in Southern Literature and working on an examination of Flannery O'Connor's critique of Enlightenment philosophy. Elizabeth Spencer, the White Civil Rights Novel, and the Postsouthern Thomas F. Haddox uring the 1940s, around the time that Allen Tate looked back...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 251–252.
Published: 01 June 1948
...Benjamin T. Spencer William Peirce Randel. New York: King's Crown Press, 1946. Pp. xi + 313. $3.50. Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 Helm C. White 251 always realized at present. In their resistance to toleration in New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 71–86.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Benjamin T. Spencer Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 A NATIONAL LITERATURE : POST-CIVIL WAR DECADE By BENJAMIN T. SPENCER That after each demonstration of national power in the early decades of the Republic a demand arose for a national literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 193–217.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Spencer Lee-Lenfield Abstract General accounts of Gustave Flaubert’s influence on English-language writers have tended to assume that the publication of his fiction was enough to change the style of English prose. However, close examination of Flaubert’s reception in the second half...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 413–427.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Mark Eccles ELIZABETHAN EDMUND SPENSERS By MARKECCLES This article springs from a suggestion made by F. I. Carpenter, when he wrote: “There were at least five or six other Edmund Spensers, and of course innumerable Spensers and Spencers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 248–249.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Helen Andrews Kahin The Art and Life of William Shakespeare . By Hazelton Spencer. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co., 1940. $2.25. Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 248 Reviews Marlowe’s independent genius achieved it at a blow and because...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 494–495.
Published: 01 December 1944
...Ernest H. Cox Theodore Spencer. New York: Macmillan, 1942. Pp. xii + 233. $2.75. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 494 Reviews some ten variations, of which six are of some importance, and of these six Wulker had already assumed half of the more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (4): 461–472.
Published: 01 December 1964
... accept Holden’s value judgments of people and places as the judgments of the novel. For example, when Holden observes about his seventy-year-old, grippe-ridden history teacher that Old Spencer started nodding again. He also started picking his nose. He made out like he was only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (3): 304–306.
Published: 01 September 1977
... Preface to Fables An- cient and Modern, Hieatt organizes quite brilliantly a potentially sprawling study of the line of English poetry Dryden describes: Milton was the Poetical Son of Spencer. . . . Spencer more than once insin- uates, that the Soul of Chaucer was transfus’d into his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 335–338.
Published: 01 September 1985
..., and influential life. She was born in 1858, early enough to have Herbert Spencer for an avuncular friend; My Apprenticeship ends with her entry in 1892 into that strange marriage-partnership with Sidney Webb, a choice that ended her friend- ship with Spencer, who dismissed her as his literary executor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 245–248.
Published: 01 June 1940
... literature returns to the human spirit for its inspira- tion, Shakespeare, according to Mr. Spencer, comes to the front again. Since that is what is happening today on the stage, screen and radio, the time seems ripe to him for a new book on Shake- speare. Professor Spencer does...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 332–335.
Published: 01 September 1985
... the first half of a long, eventful, and influential life. She was born in 1858, early enough to have Herbert Spencer for an avuncular friend; My Apprenticeship ends with her entry in 1892 into that strange marriage-partnership with Sidney Webb, a choice that ended her friend- ship with Spencer, who...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 364–366.
Published: 01 September 1943
...George Winchester Stone, Jr Gellert Spencer Alleman. Published by the author. Providence Road, Wallingford, Pa., 1942. Pp. vii + 155. $2.00. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 The “footnotes,” exasperatingly relegated to the back of the pamphlet, are inexact...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 March 2010
... by media-driven public opin- ion. But Mill was hardly the most popular thinker of his era — that honor belonged to Herbert Spencer, and this is how Spencer imagined the indi- vidual in society in 1860: Those who regard the histories of societies as the histories of their great men...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 90–94.
Published: 01 March 2010
... by media-driven public opin- ion. But Mill was hardly the most popular thinker of his era — that honor belonged to Herbert Spencer, and this is how Spencer imagined the indi- vidual in society in 1860: Those who regard the histories of societies as the histories of their great men...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
... popular thinker of his era — that honor belonged to Herbert Spencer, and this is how Spencer imagined the indi- vidual in society in 1860: Those who regard the histories of societies as the histories of their great men, and think that these great men shape the fates of their societies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 97–102.
Published: 01 March 2010
... by media-driven public opin- ion. But Mill was hardly the most popular thinker of his era — that honor belonged to Herbert Spencer, and this is how Spencer imagined the indi- vidual in society in 1860: Those who regard the histories of societies as the histories of their great men...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 102–106.
Published: 01 March 2010
... by media-driven public opin- ion. But Mill was hardly the most popular thinker of his era — that honor belonged to Herbert Spencer, and this is how Spencer imagined the indi- vidual in society in 1860: Those who regard the histories of societies as the histories of their great men...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 272–276.
Published: 01 June 2016
... and belief in the early modern moment. To periodize is not simply to rope off a time segment and give it a name—more fundamentally, it is to “draw a distinction,” as George Spencer Brown ( 1969 : 3) puts it in Laws of Form , that reorients our understanding. Shore’s study is one example of a great many...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (1): 79–88.
Published: 01 March 1944
... essays on pastoral poetry, probably written by Tickell, in the Tickell stated that his rules were drawn from the practice of “our countrymen Spencer and Philips” and concluded the series by asserting that Theocritus “left his dominions to Virgil; Virgil left his to his son Spencer...