1-20 of 1444 Search Results for

tale

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 97–98.
Published: 01 March 1959
...Bernard F. Huppé Sigmund Eisner. Wexford, Ireland: John English & Co., 1957. Pp. 148. Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1959 REVIEWS A Tale of Wonder: A Source Study of “The Wife of Bath‘s Tale.” By SIGMUND EISNER.Wexford, Ireland...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 117–131.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... Shakespeare's Winter's Tale and Herbert Blau's most Shakespearean essay, “The Makeup of Memory in the Winter of Our Discontent” from The Eye of Prey , elucidate the form and function of surrogation by their reliance on doubles. A venerable tactic of dramatists and producers throughout theatrical history...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 301–304.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Lewis C. Seifert Twice upon a Time: Women Writers and the History of the Fairy Tale . By Elizabeth Wanning Harries. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2001. xiv + 216 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Lewis C. Seifert is associate professor of French studies at Brown...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Maryam Wasif Khan Abstract The eighteenth-century English Oriental tale has in recent scholarship been read as both productive and dissident. But the legacies of this literary genre in the Indian colony and its role in the formation of a world literature remain mostly unstudied. The formation...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (4): 579–603.
Published: 01 December 1996
... Theory/Theatre: An Introduction . Married with Children: 27~Winter’s Tale and Social History or, Infacticide in Earlier Seventeenth-Century England Mark Fortier CAMILLO Have you thought on A place whereto you’ll go? FLORIZEL Not any yet...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (4): 419–443.
Published: 01 December 1998
... and Fire: The Elemental Sublime in Swinburne’s Arthurian Tale and Bal’mont’s Medieval Georgian Epic Martin Bidney s Edward W. Said’s Orientalism and his more recent Culture and A Imperialism make clear, the postcolonial literary historian enjoys opportunities...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (2): 145–171.
Published: 01 June 2007
... his forthcoming projects are a critical edition of the Ernest Fenollosa - Ezra Pound essay “The Chinese Written Character as a Medium for Poetry” and a translation of Jean Métellus's Au pipirite chantant . China and the World: The Tale of a Topos Haun Saussy...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 187–195.
Published: 01 June 1945
...Ernst G. Mathews Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 THE MURDERED SUBSTITUTE TALE By ERNSTG. MATHEWS Three scholars have attempted, the third of them with success, to discover the source of the substituted bride episode...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (4): 347–367.
Published: 01 December 1985
...Stanton B. Garner, Jr. Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 TIME AND PRESENCE IN THE WINTER’S TALE By STANTONB. GARNER,JR. Literally as well as figuratively, Time stands at the center of The Winter’s...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (2): 108–129.
Published: 01 June 1986
...-no! a real love, a love which has flesh and blood. . . . -Ludwig Feuerbach’ CHARLOTTE BRONTE’S “TALE HALF-TOLD” THE DISRUPTION OF NARRATIVE STRUCTURE IN JANE EYRE...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 369–374.
Published: 01 September 1965
...George B. Pace Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 THE SCORPION OF CHAUCER’S MERCHANT’S TALE By GEORGEB. PACE The climactic section of Chaucer’s Merchant’s Tale opens with the malediction: 0 sodeyn hap! o thou...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (1): 95–96.
Published: 01 March 1966
... the author, like Don Armado, has drawn out the thread of his verbosity finer than the staple of his argument. JAMESL. CALDERWOOD University of California, Los Angeles The Romantic Fairy Tale: Seeds of Surrealism. By MARIANNETHALMANN...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (3): 260–269.
Published: 01 September 1966
... the Great, Moralia, Bk. XXXV THE CLERK’S TALE AND THE THEME OF OBEDIENCEX By JOHN P. MCCALL Some recent discussions of Chaucer’s Clerk’s Tule have assumed an attitude close to desperation and have reached conclusions which...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 3–22.
Published: 01 March 1972
...Peter Lindenbaum Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 TIME, SEXUAL LOVE, AND THE USES OF PASTORAL IN THE WINTER’S TALEX By PETERLINDENBAUM Time in The Winter’s Tale is not merely cited as a force man has to reckon...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 3–19.
Published: 01 March 1973
...Kathleen A. Blake Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 ORDER AND THE NOBLE LIFE IN CHAUCER’S KNIGHT’S TALE? By KATHLEEN A. BLAKE How many readers of Chaucer’s Knight’s Tale have succeeded in keeping...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 219–230.
Published: 01 September 1974
...Glending Olson Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 THE REEVE’S TALE AS A FABLIAU By GLENDINGOLSON Most recent commentators on the Reeve’s Tale focus on a number of its darkest aspects and connect it intimately with its...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 167–176.
Published: 01 June 1943
...Reginald Call © 1943 University of Washington 1943 “WANHE HIS PAPIR SOGHTE” (Chaucer’s Cook‘s Tde#A 4404) By REGINALDCALL In that sketch of a tale told by Chaucer’s cook’ concerning Perkyn Revelour, apprentice victualler...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (3): 389–407.
Published: 01 September 1990
...Elizabeth Simmons-O'neill Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 LOVE IN HELL THE ROLE OF PLUTO AND PROSERPINE IN CHAUCER’S MERCHANT’S TALE By ELIZABETHSIMMONS-O’NEILL The late...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (3): 409–426.
Published: 01 September 1990
...A. S. G. Edwards Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 THE MERCHANT’S TALE AND MORAL CHAUCER By A. S. G. EDWARDS “Good sense dictates that Chaucer, known to a contemporary as a Seneque en meurs, and so...
Journal Article
Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (1): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 1978
...Stewart Justman Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 “AUCTORITEE” AND THE KNIGHT’S TALE By STEWARTJUSTMAN In 1967 Robert Jordan wrote, “To observe that Theseus’ oration culminates the thematic development of the [Knight’s...