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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 201–223.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Raphaël Ingelbien; Benedicte Seynhaeve This essay explores the intertextual use of Hamlet in Sydney Owenson's Wild Irish Girl and Germaine de Staël's Corinne to shed new light on these writers' interventions in European Romantic politics. Both Owenson and Staël associated their male protagonists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (1): 13–19.
Published: 01 March 2019
... stages occupied by the story’s women. In a militant response, Germaine de Staël’s Corinne refeminizes the novelistic protagonist, investing the role with the developmental imperative of Bildung and the claim on universal human representativeness, realized through the heroine’s artistic vocation. Corinne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 March 1980
... insisted upon. L.\N(.E.Bk K I k.1.Sk.N Universily of Texas ut Austin Madame de Stael, Novelist: The Emergence of the Artist as Woman. By MAIIELYN GUTWIRTH.Urbana, Chicago, London: University of Illinois Press, 1978. xii + 324...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 494–495.
Published: 01 September 1942
... of the Schembartlauf. We can thank DT.Sumberg for calling attention to a very curious and interesting subject. ARCHERTAYLOR University of California August Wilhelin Schlegel und Frau von Stael. Nach unverofent- lichten Briefen. By PAULINEDE PANGE.Deutsche...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 495–496.
Published: 01 September 1942
... und Frau von Stael. Nach unverofent- lichten Briefen. By PAULINEDE PANGE.Deutsche Ausgabe von Willy GraberL Hamburg: H. Goverts, 1940. Pp. 296. $5.00. For a long time August Wilhelm Schlegel has been known to us as an active correspondent because of the collections...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (1): 37–49.
Published: 01 March 2019
.... Duncan does us the enormous service of setting the British domestic novel in conversation with two European novels of the Romantic period, Goethe’s Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship (1795–96) and Germaine de Staël’s Corinne, or Italy (1807). Aside from showing that the bildungsroman is not the story...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 104–106.
Published: 01 March 1980
... Fuller, is valuable although peripheral to the argument. This is a helpful book for students of Mme de Stael, of nineteenth-century literature, of the history of feminism. It is well written and manages the feat of’ being of interest to the specialist and to the general reader. It combines...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 99–102.
Published: 01 March 1980
... at once too nar- rowly defined and too solemnly insisted upon. L.\N(.E.Bk K I k.1.Sk.N Universily of Texas ut Austin Madame de Stael, Novelist: The Emergence of the Artist as Woman. By MAIIELYN GUTWIRTH.Urbana, Chicago, London...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 74–76.
Published: 01 March 1959
... Heine reworked and incorporated into early pages of his Gestiindnisse (late 1853 or early 1854) he had in- terrupted a passage on Madame de Stael to mention, in compli- mentary contrast, several living French women writers, among these George Sand-all this between two references to the Tour...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 505–529.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Germaine de Staël and George Sand, have tended to be discussed at the expense of women poets, who for most of the last two centuries have been relegated to the category of poésie féminine or domestic, “womanly” poetry.4 Yet it may be in the work of these poets that Shake- cial issue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 1961
... at that time was very great. Among the major writers who informed Nerval about German letters and German sensibility, Richer cites Mme de Stael, fimile Deschamps, and Charles Nodier. He also points out the influence of Eckstein and E.-N. de Bock on Nerval. The latter must have known...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 173–202.
Published: 01 June 2018
... that began with the publication of Germaine de Staël’s inflammatory essay “De l’esprit des traductions” (“On the Spirit of Translations,” 1816) in the journal Biblioteca italiana . Immediately, the literary battle lines were drawn: more progressively minded Italian writers supported Staël’s claim that Italy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 17–26.
Published: 01 March 1950
... and eloquent attack upon the belief in man’s per- fectibility occurs in his review of Mme de Stael’s De la Littkrature dans ses Rapports avec les Institutions Sociales.le The critic claims that Mme de Stael’s argument for man’s progress rests upon insuffi- cient proof, and in support of his contention...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 517.
Published: 01 December 1950
... on Taine’s Conception of the English Mind. By F. C. Roe. Taine “followed Mme de Stael in identifying German and English. . . .” Pascal and Brunschvig. By Dennis Saurat. From now on, every serious student of Pascal will have to use Tourneur’s edition of the Pense‘es (Vrin, 1942). Leconte de...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (4): 501.
Published: 01 December 1946
... combining a musical, Romantic nature and that idealism which culls its inspira- tion from antiquity. His chapter on Madame de Stael’s De Z’AZZe- magne is especially praiseworthy. The fundamental difference be- tween the social trend of the French, and the individualistic bent of the German...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 355–359.
Published: 01 December 1959
... reaction against the theories expounded under the slogan ut pictura p0esi.s in eighteenth-century France and is associated at the beginning of the nineteenth century with the literature of Germany by Madame de Stael, who writes: “Les Allemands ne consid6rent point, ainsi qu’on le fait...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 March 1943
... the breadth of the book with only a few more names such as Johann Jakob Bodmer who discovered for German- speaking countries the importance of Dante, or Madame de Stael who projected a warmhearted picture of the Italian people. “Peda- gogical Influences,” “Mercenaries and Volunteers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 413–424.
Published: 01 December 1953
.... Ticknor’s observation that he saw in Goethe “little of the lover of Margaret and Charlotte,” is like an echo of Mme de Stael’s words in her chapter on Goethe : “Gcethe n’a plus cette ardeur entrainante que lui inspira Werther,” and “Au premier moment, on s’btonne de trou- ver de la...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 376–377.
Published: 01 September 1946
... of the problem. Search for mysteries is, as long ago Madame de Stael, amongst other critics, rightly emphasized, one of the mainsprings of German expression. It is, therefore, a futile undertaking to deduct from reality a wish phantasy of the lovable and non-political Romantic German dreamer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 161–168.
Published: 01 March 1969
.... $6.50. Marshall, James F. (editor and translator). De Stael-Du Pont Letters: Corre- spondence of Madame de Stael and Pierre Samuel du Pont de Nemours and of Other Members of the Necker and du Pont Families. Madison, Milwaukee, and London: University of Wisconsin Press, 1968. xxvii + 400...