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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 499–500.
Published: 01 December 1950
... outset of their careers. FRANCISLEE UTLEY Ohio State University Rollo, Duke of Normany, or The Bloody Brother: A Tragedy. Attributed to John Fletcher, George Chapman, Ben Jonson, and Philip Massinger. Edited by J. D. JUMP. Liverpool...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2006) 67 (1): 7–30.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of Modern Times: A New Reading of “Don Quijote” (2003). His essays “A Reconsideration of Montaigne's Des Cannibales ” and “Narrative Interlace and Narrative Genres in Don Quijote and the Orlando Furioso ” appeared in the December 1990 and September 1997 issues of MLQ . The Tragedy of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2006) 67 (3): 287–312.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of amnesty and forgetting on the literature and culture of seventeenth-century France. French Tragedy and the Civil Wars Andrea Frisch Les moeurs d’une nation forment d’abord l’esprit de ses ouvrages drama- tiques. Bientôt ses ouvrages dramatiques forment son esprit. [At first a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 March 1945
... admirable solution of the peculiar edi- torial task with which he was confronted. RICHARDH. PERKINSON Fordhain University English Domestic Or, Homiletic Tragedy, 1575 to 1642. By HENRY HITCHADAMS. New York : Columbia University Press, 1943. Pp. x...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 204–205.
Published: 01 June 1977
...Robert W. Uphaus W. P. Albrecht. Lawrence, Manhattan, Wichita: University Press of Kansas, 1975. x + 205 pp. $10.50. Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 204 KEVIEWS The Sublime Pleasures oj Tragedy: A Study of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1977) 38 (4): 323–335.
Published: 01 December 1977
... over a period of several years lie behind the paper. I can, however, see the influence of my colleague Lonnie J. Durham at several points; and I am indebted to Maynard Mack's essay “The Jacobean Shakespeare: Some Observations on the Construction of the Tragedies,” both for its specific ideas and for...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1984) 45 (1): 87–91.
Published: 01 March 1984
...William H. Matchett Stephen Booth. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1983. xi + 183 pp. $16.95. Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 WILLIAM H. MATCHETT 87 “King Lear,” “Macbeth,” Indefinition, and Tragedy By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1984) 45 (2): 196–199.
Published: 01 June 1984
.... According to Frederick Kiefer, those critics who urge that Fortune came to be less important in the tragedies of the later sixteenth century have got EDWARD PECHTER 197 things backward: “Indeed, . . . Fortune gradually assumed not less but more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1987) 48 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 June 1987
...Gail Kern Paster McAlindon T.. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1986. xil + 269 pp. $24.95. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 REVIEWS English Renaissance Tragedy. By T. MCALINDON.Vancouver: University of British Columbia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1987) 48 (4): 396–401.
Published: 01 December 1987
... + 237 pp. $27.50. Reading Faulknerian Tragedy. By WARWICKWADLINGTON. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1987. 259 pp. $24.95. These two studies of Faulkner are challenging, difficult, and important. They are products of a poststructuralist period of Faulkner criticism; but...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2017) 78 (2): 275–277.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Kristina Mendicino The Tragedy of Fatherhood: King Laius and the Politics of Paternity in the West . By Weineck Silke-Maria . New York : Bloomsbury , 2014 . x + 208 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 At issue in this book is the father and the tragic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1964) 25 (4): 494–496.
Published: 01 December 1964
... Rutgers Uniuersity Music and Poetry in the Early Tudor Court. By JOHN STEVENS.Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1963. xvii + 483 pp. $5.00. Music in Shakespearean Tragedy. By F. W. STERNFELD.London: Routledge and Kegan Paul; New York: Dover Publications, Inc., Studies in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1964) 25 (4): 501–503.
Published: 01 December 1964
... portrait for the dust jacket and frontispiece, would no doubt have pleased his subject. JOHN R. CARY Haverford College The Dark Comedy: The Development of Modern Comic Tragedy. By J. L. STYAN. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1962...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1965) 26 (2): 334–338.
Published: 01 June 1965
... the peaceful succession under Constantine? Thomas Wright likewise, in “The Tale of King Arthur,” seems uncertain about Mal- ory’s tragic force. Surely the tragedy involves more than the realization by the actors of what they have lost, as Wright says. Is it not more important to consider...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1966) 27 (3): 285–298.
Published: 01 September 1966
...Ira Konigsberg Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 THE TRAGEDY OF CLARISSA By IRAKONIGSBERG Richardson generally thought of Clarissa (1747-48) as a tragedy, and he often defended the novel according to methods and rules...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 318.
Published: 01 June 1941
...Lucy Lawrence Edwin Everitt Williams. Editions XVII Siècle. Cambridge, Mass., 1940. Pp. 35. Cloth $1.50; paper 80 cents. Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 318 Reviews Tragedy of Destiny. By EDWINEVERITT WILLIAMS. Editions XVII Sitcle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1970) 31 (2): 248–250.
Published: 01 June 1970
... Uniuersity of Michigan Robert Garnier and the Themes of Political Tragedy in the Sixteenth Cen- tury. By GILLIANJONDORF. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1969. viii + 162 pp. $6.00. This monograph is, quite obviously, a revised doctoral thesis from which have been removed most, but...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1973) 34 (1): 20–35.
Published: 01 March 1973
...B. J. Layman Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 TOURNEUR’S ARTIFICIAL NOON THE DESIGN OF THE REVENGER’S TRAGEDY By B. J. LAYMAN The characters of The Revenger’s Tragedy have “nimble and des- perate tongues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1940) 1 (3): 420–421.
Published: 01 September 1940
...WILLARD FARNHAM Thayer Bowers Fredson. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1940. Pp. viii+288. $3.00. Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 420 Reviews Elizabethan Revenge Tragedy: 1587-1642. By FREDSONTHAYER BOWERS. Princeton : Princeton...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1961) 22 (3): 236–247.
Published: 01 September 1961
...Alfred Schwarz Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 AN EXAMPLE OF EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY PATHETIC TRAGEDY: ROWE’S JANE SHORE By ALFREDSCHWARZ When Nicholas Rowe first came to the stage, in 1700, he stood vir- tually alone...