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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (3): 327–330.
Published: 01 September 1983
.../i‘zrc/roiicontin- ues to offer generous, lucid summaries of numerous representative articles and a fine annotated bibliography, while developing a more elaborate and tightly structured argument. Indeed, I urge reading this book even if‘ you prefer to get your deconstruction firsthand: its lip...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (3): 344–348.
Published: 01 September 1973
... wished for a more aerial view of this crisis, but at any rate we can be thankful for an ac- curate description of the symptoms. KICHARDVERNIER Wayne State University The Prison-House of Language: A Critical Account of Structuralism...
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Modern Language Quarterly 10335715.
Published: 15 March 2023
...Caroline Levine Abstract This essay makes the case that most methods in literary studies explicitly privilege the detail but covertly depend on structures. The article turns to structuralism, specifically to the debate between Vladimir Propp and Claude Lévi-Strauss about the role of the detail...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (2): 196–198.
Published: 01 June 1976
...Daniel G. Calder GRAYSON JANET. Hanover, N.H.: University Press of New England, for the University of New Hampshire, 1974. vi + 243 pp. $10.00. Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 REVIEWS Structure and Imagery in “Ancrene Wzsse.” By JANET...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 149–166.
Published: 01 June 1977
...Richard S. Lyons Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 THE INTELLECTUAL STRUCTURE OF VIRGINIA WOOLF’S BET WEEN THE ACTS By RICHARDS. LYONS The turn of events that left Between the Acts as Virginia Woolfs last novel has laid...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (4): 395–398.
Published: 01 December 1977
.... BERYLKOWLAND York Uniuersity Charles Blyth, “Heigh Fantasye,” EIC, 27 (1977), 163. * “Contemporary Chaucer Criticism,” English, 22 (1973), 3-10. 9 .\iyrrour: Q dyscrypscyon of the worlde with many meruaylles (London, 1527 [?I), sig. D3V-D4r. The Tangled Chain: The Structure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 219–238.
Published: 01 September 1978
...MARTIN STEVENS Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 THE STRUCTURE OF BEOWULF FROM GOLD-HOARD TO WORD-HOARD By MARTINS~EVENS Few scholars today would take issue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (4): 414–416.
Published: 01 December 1978
... The Structure and Form of the French Enlightenment. Volume I: Esprit Philomphique. Volume 11: Esprit Rt?volutionnaire. By IRA 0. WADE. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1977. Volume I: xxiii i-690 pp. $40.00. Volume 11: x i- 456 pp. $25.00. $60.00, the set. In the introduction...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 401–413.
Published: 01 September 1965
...Alice Chandler Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 STRUCTURE AND SYMBOL IN “THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT MARINER’’ By ALICECHANDLER The Mariner’s tale compelled telling; the Mariner’s poem seems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 482–485.
Published: 01 December 1966
... to the feeling but to the meaning and structure as well. But it is riot clear that he has effectively combated the remark of john Sterling which he quotes as “the most telling objection yet raised against an emphatic style”: “a style may be fatiguing and faulty precisely by being too emphatic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 378–379.
Published: 01 September 1967
...Robert P. Creed Kenneth Sisam. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1965. 88 pp. $2.90; 18s. Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 REVIEWS The Structure of “Beowulf.” By KENNETHSISAM. Oxford: At the Claren- don Press, 1965. 88 pp. $2.90; 18s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 462–472.
Published: 01 December 1967
... Logik, aber beide gleichzeitig erdrucken, zumal sie etwas Drittes sind, lebender Zauber oder nicht zerstorende, sondern aufbauende Zerstorung der Welt? STRUCTURES OF PARADOX IN KAFKA...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 42–60.
Published: 01 March 1968
...William Cadbury Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 THE mo STRUCTURES OF ROB ROY By WILLIAMCADBURY+ We often find Scott praised for his excellence as a romancer, on the basis of his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 333–344.
Published: 01 December 1961
...Philip Stephan Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 PROBLEMS OF STRUCTURE IN THE POETRY OF TRISTAN CORBIBRE By PHILIPSTEPHAN Perhaps the crowning irony in the work of Tristan Corbiitrel is that, although “en dehors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 90–91.
Published: 01 March 1961
... in Italy and France. ARTHURH. NETHERCOT Northwestern University Theme and Structure in Swift’s “Tale of a Tub.” By RONALDPAULSON. New Haven: Yale University Press, Yale Studies in English, Vol. 143, 1960. Pp. xiv + 259. $4.50...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 243–253.
Published: 01 September 1962
...James L. Calderwood STRUCTURAL PARODY IN SWIFT’S FRAGMENT By JAMES L. CALDERWOOD Since 1949, when James L. Clifford wrote that Jonathan Swift’s Discourse Concerning the Mechanical Operation of the Spirit, Etc. “has received short shrift in the lengthy analyses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 297–308.
Published: 01 December 1962
...John P. McCall Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 FIVE-BOOK STRUCTURE IN CHAUCERS TROILUS By JOHN P. MCCALL No detailed explanation has ever been offered for Chaucer’s five- book arrangement in Troilus and Criseyde. It has been suggested...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (3): 259–271.
Published: 01 September 1964
...Chauncey Wood Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 THE APRIL DATE AS A STRUCTURAL DEVICE IN THE CANTERBURY TALES By CHAUNCEYWOOD A good deal of work has been done by Chaucerian scholars on the astrological...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (1): 75–76.
Published: 01 March 1958
...John S.J.V. Curry REVIEWS The Growth and Structure of Elizabethan Comedy. By M. C. BRADBROOK. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1956. Pp. ix + 246. $4.50. This book outlines the growth of Elizabethan comedy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 225–230.
Published: 01 September 1958
...Thomas C. Rumble Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 FROM EARDSTAPA TO SNOTTOR ON MODE THE STRUCTURAL PRINCIPLE OF “THE WANDERER” By THOMASC. RUMBLE Though it is relatively short, and though it exists in a fairly exten- sive...