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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1955) 16 (1): 32–41.
Published: 01 March 1955
...Jack Richard Brown Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 HENRY FIELDING’S GRUB-STREET OPERA By JACK RICHARDBROWN Numerous scholars have dealt recently with the problems of Henry Fielding’s career as a satiric dramatist immediately before the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2007) 68 (1): 87–110.
Published: 01 March 2007
... French Fiction (2006) and coeditor of a special issue of Yale French Studies , “Crime Fictions” (2005). Legacies of the Rue Morgue: Street Names and Private-Public Violence in Modern French Crime Fiction Andrea Goulet dgar Allan Poe’s inaugural detective story “The Murders in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1999) 60 (2): 282–284.
Published: 01 June 1999
... and in the Streets: American Poetry Broadsides fi-om the xg6os. By James D. Sullivan. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1997. viii + 206 pp. $29.95 cloth, $14.95paper. Poetry criticism in the nineties often has an air of the jeremiad. ‘What pos- sible relevance does this archaic art...
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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 March 2011) 72 (1): 19–48.
Published: 01 March 2011
... substantiate the claims for a close connection. The miscontextualization of Fielding illustrates a common methodological problem: presuming a context that is only one among many possibilities. We need to see Fielding as he was—a brilliant, experimental Grub Street writer who evolved independently of his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1971) 32 (4): 401–408.
Published: 01 December 1971
... indicate that in plan- ning for the work that would follow Main Street (1920), Lewis con- ceived of a series of interrelated novels and decided at some point that * The maps and the page from the “Babbitt Notebook” included in this...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1950) 11 (1): 7–16.
Published: 01 March 1950
... simultaneously at different street corners of a particular town ; so, in principle, multiple setting is preserved, but it is modified in practical Anglo-Saxon fashion for the convenience of the public and of the players who were members of guilds, each company of .handicraftsmen being allotted a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1978) 39 (2): 212–216.
Published: 01 June 1978
...: The Unrepentant Narrator. With a preface by Joseph Silverman. London: Tamesis, Colecci6n Timesis, Serie A-Monografias, 58, 1977. xvi 4- 106 pp. 510.00. Distributed by Grant XC Cutler, 11 Buckingham Street, London W.C.2. Kryans, John V. Caldero’n de la Barca: Imagery, Rhetoric and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1982) 43 (4): 412–415.
Published: 01 December 1982
... the level of society to which he belonged by nature, and that he had made himself unworthy of the love of any respectable woman, he proceeded to make a difficult enough situation desperate by marrying his drunken, street-walking Nell. And this even though he had already found that living with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 29–30.
Published: 01 March 1945
...George L. Barnett Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 TWO UNACKNOWLEDGED ADAPTATIONS FROM GOLDSMITH By GEORGEL. BARNETT In London there is a more cruel campaign than that waged by the Russians: the streets are a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 438–444.
Published: 01 December 1950
.... I Fun Office 80 Fleet Street E. C. Nov 70 Dear Locker. Mr. Millar [sic] is a pilgrim from the other “rim” of America-San Francisco-a literary man, & contributor to “The Overland Monthly.” He is much interested in many...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 330–344.
Published: 01 September 1970
... Curll’s Custody, to satisfy any Person who has a sufficient Authority to inquire) are in great Forwardness at the Press, and will be publish’d in about a month. CHA. WILSON Great-Kussel-street, Bloomsbury, 29th April, 1729. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 345–358.
Published: 01 September 1970
... narrator’s own death wish (or Mel- ville’s), or as the narrator’s alter ego, or as his conscience; some see him as a Christ figure, or as Christ himself incarnated in a nineteenth-century Wall Street law office. Some discuss “symbols” in the story: the white- ness, the dead walls, the living green of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 419.
Published: 01 September 1940
... may add, to listen to a jargon which they knew to be indecent, but which was not quite intelligible to them. Not all the canti are concerned with bringing licentious love into the open street, for many are piously allegorical and sincerely didactic. As a genre, the canto...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1943) 4 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 June 1943
... Les Martyrs to Les Sikcles Morts. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1941. Agent for U.S.A., William Salloch, 344 East 17th Street, New York. Pp. xii + 446. $6.25. GERMAN Phelps, William G. Lessing, the Champion of Universal Brother- hood. Shreveport, La.: Centenary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1943) 4 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 March 1943
... imitation of some of the peculiar pronunciations which he heard on the street. A burlesque writer is almost never a purist. His contemporaries excuse him for that. One point that is scarcely sufficiently explained in the history of the questione is the reason for its sudden outbreak in the year...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2002) 63 (3): 365–382.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., celebrating the mixture and diversity of street life, in ways that resonate today through debates about the “New Urbanism” and the relationship of density to public safety.5 But in the 1970s and 1980s it was not Chicago or New York that provided the model of urban analysis but Los Angeles, or, more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1986) 47 (3): 334–336.
Published: 01 September 1986
... his life, but Grylls ends three of the chapters with a detailed examination of a single major novel: New Grub Sheet, Born in Exile, and The Odd Women. He has particularly illuminating things to say about the first two of these. On New Grub Street, he develops one of the best available accounts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1972) 33 (3): 350–352.
Published: 01 September 1972
.... Rogers, Pat. Grub Street: Studies in a Subculture. London: IMethuen, 1972. xvi + 430 pp. f5.50; $18.75. Distributed in U.S.A. by Harper & Row. GERMANICS Bartscht, Waltraud. Goethe’s “Das Marchen”: Translation and Analysis. Lexington: University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1963) 24 (4): 409–410.
Published: 01 December 1963
... amused himself on the streets in masquerade costume with respectable and relaxed signoras while their tolerant husbands were amusing themselves elsewhere. He spent many an evening with the young Ambassador Sir Basil Fielding in the company of music-making courtesans. He saw innumerable...