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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (2): 162–185.
Published: 01 June 1987
...Verna A. Foster Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 THE DRAMATURGY OF MOOD IN TWELFTH NIGHT AND THE CHERRY ORCHARD By VERNAA. FOSTER As a distinct genre enjoying an aesthetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 153–168.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., of the first volume of the new Oxford English Literary History (forthcoming). Periodization and Politics: The Case of the Missing Twelfth Century in English Literary History Linda Georgianna or several years I have been at work on a narrative literary history F of medieval England from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (3): 231–247.
Published: 01 September 1980
... disguised as a boy are The Two Gentlemen of Verona, The Merchant of Venice, As You Like It, Twelfth Night, and Cymbeline. Since I use “sexual disguise” in the sense of a female character disguised as a boy, I omit from the list The Merry Wives of Windsor and The Taming of the Shrew, both of which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (3): 274–288.
Published: 01 September 1972
...J. Dennis Huston Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 “WHEN I CAME TO MAN’SESTATE” TWELFTH NZGHT AND PROBLEMS OF IDENTITY By J. DENNISHUSTON One of the most perplexing difficulties confronting a reader...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 503–505.
Published: 01 September 1941
... version, the twelfth century Nuper hwiuscemodi / uisionem somnii, has been edited and studied for the first time by Miss Heningham. Though the origins of the tradition may be He- brew and Egyptian, and although its versions have spread through twenty medieval vernaculars, none can deny...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 404–407.
Published: 01 December 1984
.... 404 JOHN W. VELZ 405 Certainly analogical design is widespread-one might say dominant-in the Shakespeare canon. Hartwig makes chapter-length analyses of scenes in Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, Richard 11, Twelfth Night, and Hamlet; Cloten...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 1973
... to recognize that literature in our sense is of comparatively recent origin in our Western tradition; in fact, it seems to date from the romance of the late twelfth century. In contrast, the heroic epic of the eleventh and twelfth centuries, such as Le Chanson de Roland, in keeping with its aim...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 262–264.
Published: 01 September 1960
... Twelfth Xight are, according to C. L. Barber, closely related to the “saturnalian” traditions of the popular theater and popular holiday. In his stimulating introductory chapters, the saturnalian pat- tern with its basic movement, from restraint to release and through release to humorous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 326–329.
Published: 01 September 1985
... ago, readers needed to be told that women in fact wrote in the Middle Ages, both in Latin and in the new vernaculars that emerged in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries; ten years ago, modern readers also needed to be alerted to patriarchal structures in medieval society, to negative...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 490–491.
Published: 01 December 1944
... is not comparable in degree to the state of affairs in the early thirteenth century. In view of this, I do not believe that the dating of the Girbert de Mes, as between the twelfth and the thirteenth centuries, can be determined merely from a study of the use of the declensions in one of the MSS...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (2): 127–161.
Published: 01 June 1997
...Seth Lerer The Genre of the Grave and the Origins of the Middle English Lyric Seth Lerer Written along the top margin of a late-twelfth-century theological manuscript, penciled as continuous prose in a hand now only barely legible, is the following brief text...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 277–298.
Published: 01 September 2003
... by examining its medieval genealogy in romances written at a cru- cial moment in the formation of European ideas of cultural identity. In the mid–twelfth century a trio of verse narratives about the classical past were composed at the court of Henry II and Eleanor of Aquitaine: the Roman de Thbes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 488–490.
Published: 01 December 1944
... many of the declensions. This is very definitely a case of archaizing, at a stage which is not comparable in degree to the state of affairs in the early thirteenth century. In view of this, I do not believe that the dating of the Girbert de Mes, as between the twelfth and the thirteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Marriage in England, 1500–1850 . London : Hambledon . Ozment Steven . 1983 . When Fathers Ruled: Family Life in Reformation Europe . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Pequigney Joseph . 1992 . “The Two Antonios and Same-Sex Love in Twelfth Night and Merchant.” English...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (3): 427–430.
Published: 01 September 1993
... for clerical work and administration in major aristocratic courts, as princes and kings extended the disciplines of political control over their territorial possessions:2 the arts of the trivium helped form the M.B.A.’s of the twelfth century. This basic training in Latinate literacy was not geared...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (2): 144–166.
Published: 01 June 1990
... perspec- tive-of the tumultuous politics of the transition from the Roman Republic to the Principate of Augustus. Rather neglected in the early Middle Ages, the Saturnalia began to receive more attention in the twelfth century. Among the first to cite the work extensively was the English...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (4): 659–660.
Published: 01 December 1941
...) “The First Biography of an English Poet,” by Irene Mc- Keehan. This is an appreciative consideration of portions from the life of St. Godric written by Reginald of Durham in the latter part of the twelfth century. Facts about Godric’s life are discussed, and particular emphasis is placed upon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 243–256.
Published: 01 June 1965
... Belperron, who also rejects the extrem- ism of Rougemont’s affirmation, has demonstrated a chronological evolution in the main currents of Provenqal poetry from the early lasciviousness of Guillaume IX de Poitiers in the first part of the twelfth century through Marcabrun in the next generation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 404–416.
Published: 01 December 1950
... of the rosary and the beads used to count them, far from being novel at that time as Professor Manly supposed, can be traced as far back as the twelfth century, if not beyond. There were, however, some important changes in the form of the rosary, and at least two movements to propagate...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 307–312.
Published: 01 June 1941
... are that in Volume I the fol- lowing groups of literary materials are examined : Greek literature 650-550 B. C. ; “island literatures”-English literature “from the period between the seventh and the twelfth centuries,” Welsh poetry before the twelfth century, Irish and Icelandic literature before...