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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 406–407.
Published: 01 December 1961
... : Puolishc d for the A~ncrican.-Scaiidi~iavianFoundation by the University of Minnesota Press, 1961. Pp. xv f 708. $8.00. Alrik Gustafson’s History of Swrdislt Litirutz,re is the first iomprehc:nsive study in Eng-lish of Swedish literature from its eai.ly oi.igiiis in the tenth century...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 355–356.
Published: 01 December 1958
... College Nietzsche’s Inflirence on Swedish Literature, with Special Reference to Strind- berg, Ola Hansson, Heidenstam, and Froding. By HAROLDH. BORLAND.Gijte- borg : Elanders Boktryckeri Aktiebolag, Gijteborgs Kungl. Vetenskaps- och Vitterhets-Samhalles Handlingar, Sjatte Foljden...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (2): 246–247.
Published: 01 June 1949
... with two obituary notices on the promi- nent Romanist Alfred Nordfelt, one of the founders of the Society and its secre- tary during the first fifteen years. His most eminent achievement was the study of the French loanwords in Swedish. In the Studier of 1901 he initiated a series of articles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 258–267.
Published: 01 September 1955
...”; three weeks later (October 21) he wrote the lines com- prising the preamble to the poem in Das Buch der Bilder.’ Charles was no stranger to literature when Rilke decided to try his hand at the game. Samuel Johnson immortalized “Swedish Charles” for English readers in The Vunity uf Human...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 1945
...Adolph B. Benson Alrik Gustafson. First Series (Swedish); 176 pp. Second Series (Danish and Norwegian); 298 pp. Princeton: Princeton University Press for the American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1944. $2.00; $3.00. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 Adolph...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 365–367.
Published: 01 December 1955
... XII, Gusfav III. Translations and Intro- ductions by WALTERJOHNSON. Seattle : University of Washington Press : New York : American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1955. Pp. vii + 282. $4.50. August Strindberg, the titan of Swedish literature, has during the post-war years received more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 359–360.
Published: 01 September 1944
... in the Norwegian dialects. With similar thoroughness Adolph B. Benson clears up the Swedish historical source and the considerably involved literary and musical connections of Verdi’s opera “Un Ballo in Maschera.” Alrik Gustafson writes with authority (tinged somewhat by a crusading spirit...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (2): 244–245.
Published: 01 June 1949
...- pleteness and accuracy. Longfellow’s interest in Scandinavia was aroused by reading Scott and Gray. He later met in Rome a young Swedish poet, Nicander. Seven years afterward, Longfellow went to Sweden hoping to cultivate further this literary friendship and have a sympathetic guide...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 88–89.
Published: 01 March 1960
... possible loss. For better or worse, Strindberg’s Gustav Vasa, the protagonist of that monumental play which epitomizes the destiny of Sweden, has largely displaced the historical king from the popular Swedish mind. Strindberg was worried about accuracy, but Girstav Adolf, the one play...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (4): 407–408.
Published: 01 December 1961
... in the field will find that the selective bibliography and the list of those Swedish literary works now available in English translation are most helpful. On the whole, A History of Swedish Literature is a well-balanced work, and critical idiosyncrasies are comparatively few. Add to this a lucid...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 89–90.
Published: 01 March 1960
... of style and a dramatic sinew that should give the plays, at least two of them, some life on the American stage. It is regrettable, however, that no space could be de- voted to stage history. The 1907-1908 race between the Swedish and Royal theaters to stage Muster Olof is a matter of unusual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 364–365.
Published: 01 December 1955
... Wayne Unizvrsify Strindbcrg’s Queen Christina, Charles XII, Gusfav III. Translations and Intro- ductions by WALTERJOHNSON. Seattle : University of Washington Press : New York : American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1955. Pp. vii + 282. $4.50. August Strindberg, the titan of Swedish...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 354–355.
Published: 01 December 1958
.... It is a delight- ful and a distinguished work of scholarship. MAURICEJ. QUINLAN Boston College Nietzsche’s Inflirence on Swedish Literature, with Special Reference to Strind- berg, Ola Hansson, Heidenstam, and Froding. By HAROLDH. BORLAND.Gijte...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 570–572.
Published: 01 December 1940
.... 169 ff) we are told that that portion of his poetry in which he gave his real message to the Swedish nation, has become increasingly important to the Swedish people since the War. A short explanation of the social evolution that has taken place in Sweden since the War, which in turn has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 116–117.
Published: 01 March 1964
.... Translated, with an introduction and notes, by PAULSCHACH. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1962. Pp. xxii + 180. $1.60. In this present volume the distinguished Swedish scholar Peter Hallberg offers an up-to-date introduction to the Sagas of the Icelanders. He begins...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 356–357.
Published: 01 December 1958
... writers who was most consciously aware of Nietzsche’s ideas and seriously tried to refute them. In addition to assembling the essential details about an important factor in Swedish literary history and clarifying that factor, Harold Borland has carefully resisted the temptation to see...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 1940
... thought to be his due, not merely because of his heroic deeds but also because of his maternal descent. 14 Swedish nationality is also a possibility, for two reasons : (1) Ecgtheow’s name begins with a vowel, and thus fits the alliterative pattern characteristic of the Scylfings...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 78–80.
Published: 01 March 1957
... Relating to Wales and the Celtic Peoples and Languages. Third Series, Vol. 111, 1955. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 1956. Pp. 132. 7s. 6d. Borland, Harold H. Nietzsche’s Influence on Swedish Literature, with Special Reference to Strindberg, OIa Hansson, Heidenstam and Froding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (3): 279–311.
Published: 01 September 1998
... anonymous and one signed by Henry King-appeared in the third part of the Swedish Intelligencer (1633), although one of them is primarily about the death of Frederick of Bohemia; and Gustaws is among the subjects of Sir Richard Fanshawe’s ‘Vpon the report of fowre Kings dead at once...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 101.
Published: 01 March 1943
.... Heffner, “Notes on Walther’s Use of konnen and mogen”; Albert F. Buffington, “English Loan Words in Pennsylvania Ger- man”; 0. W. Long, “Werther in America”; Harry W. Pfund, “George Henry Calvert, Admirer of Goethe” ; Charles F. Barnason, “Early Danish and Swedish Writers on Native History”; W...