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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Charles LaPorte Unquiet Things: Secularism in the Romantic Age . By Jager Colin . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2015 . 332 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 Colin Jager is one of the finest critics now working on the relationship...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 461–480.
Published: 01 December 2008
... concerned to trace how this imaginary insists and persists at our behest and against our political will. This essay produces a provocative constellation of Bloom's unlikely and unquiet heirs on the contemporary critical scene who would open his kingdom of culture to the sufferings of history and to those...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 256–274.
Published: 01 September 1979
... unquiet heart. (9- 19) Unlike the famous “Messenger” of Book 1, the “breath” of Book 11 must render an additional service. Not only must it continue to “inter- 260 THE PRELUDE pose” itself between Wordsworth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (1): 39–50.
Published: 01 March 1983
.... In “When they did greet me father” (1796), for in- stance, the poet’s attempt at prayer is frustrated by “Th’ unquiet si- lence of confused thought / And shapeless feelings” (PW, I, 153): the apparent contradiction of “unquiet silence” focuses the speaker’s di- lemma, inner turmoil preventing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (3): 427–445.
Published: 01 September 1990
....” Richard Kieckhefer’s Unquiet Souls is a social history which includes much that is helpful for understanding the development of lay piety in England, even though his prime examples are continental.12 Chaucer’s religiosity is best understood in this context of emerging lay piety...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 107–112.
Published: 01 March 1981
... RECEIVED 109 Martin, Robert Bernard. Tennyson: The Unquiet Heart. Oxford: Clarendon Press; New York: Oxford University Press, 1980. xii + 643 pp. $29.95. Morrow, Patrick D. Tradition, Undercut, and Discovery: Eight Essays on British Litera...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 323–328.
Published: 01 September 1978
... on Contributors”; L. N. McKill, “The Of- fering of Isaac and the Artistry of Old English Genesis A”; Margaret J. Allen, “The Harlot and the hlourning Bride”; Hugh Maclean, “ ‘Restlesse anguish and unquiet paine’: Spenser and the Complaint, 1579-1590”; F. E. L. Priestley, “Berkeley...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 111–117.
Published: 01 June 1956
... salvation, enable me to drive from me all such unquiet and perplexing thoughts as may mislead or hinder me in the practice of those duties which Thou has required. When I behold the works of thy hands, and consider the course of thy providence, give me grace always to remember that thy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 239–260.
Published: 01 June 2013
... . 2003 . Library: An Unquiet History . New York : Norton . Beebee Thomas O. 2011 . “ World Literature and the Internet .” In The Routledge Companion to World Literature , edited by D’haen Theo Damrosch David Kadir Djelal , 297 – 306 . New York : Routledge . Benjamin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (1): 19–32.
Published: 01 March 1967
... MERCHANT OF VENICE lie by Portia’s side / With an unquiet soul” (III.ii.304-305). J. A. Bryant puts it too strongly when he remarks that Portia’s “whole ob- jective in coming to the trial, as her trick about the ring at the close of that scene shows, is to snare Bassanio. . . 3...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 405–419.
Published: 01 December 1972
... the fitting medium of desire. . . . This makes the madmen who have made men mad By their contagion; Conquerors and Kings, Founders of sects and systems, to whom add Sophists, Bards, Statesmen, all unquiet things Which stir too strongly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 23–35.
Published: 01 March 1940
.... “The Unquiet Grave” (Child, No. 78) exhibits a similarity to the folk-tale “Das T~tenhemdchenand to “Die Macht der T~anenl “The Suffolk Miracle” (Child, No. 272) tells a story somewhat like Burger’s “Lenore,”42 and these versions of the return of the dead bridegroom or lover no doubt have roots...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 311–324.
Published: 01 December 1955
..., which because on the one side they (as it were) cast into a most deep sleep of ignorance, on the other overwhelmed with the un- quietness which they feel through their wayward and blind desires, they are stirred with an unquiet rage as he that sleepeth otherwhile with strange...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 March 1954
... be difficult for a literature which, more than any other, prides itself on feeling the pulse of its own age, not to be Romantic, that is, unquiet, torn by anguish, rebellious, scornful of an order that is crystallized inequality, obsessed by the powers of death and disinte- gration. But the attempt...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 March 1945
...? What oppresses thee so much? So unquiet I’ve ne’er seen! Never have I known thee such! Former joys in vain are pleasing, Former sorrows now are ceasing, Rest and peace have from thee fled, 0...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 48–64.
Published: 01 March 1981
.... Lockwood’s final sentenceI . . . wondered how anyone could ever imagine unquiet slumbers, for the sleepers in that quiet earth” (p. 367)-would seem to dismiss the “idle tales” of the local peasants and provide comfortable confirmation for those who prefer the healthy normality of the love...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 264–280.
Published: 01 September 1949
... different from the Angst of Kierkegaard and the misire of Pascal, nor from the ‘unquiet heart’ of St. A~gustine Characteristically, Kierkegaard loves his eccentric melanch01y~~to the point of n~adnessLike the idea of dread, it is blended together with religion,G7because to him, as to Hamann...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (2): 178–197.
Published: 01 June 1983
... been woven of new stuff time after time, so through the ghost of the unquiet father the image of the unliving son looks forth. (p. 194) Elaborating more and more upon the subject of the fatherhood and sonship in Shakespeare’s life, Stephen concludes his oration upon the androgynous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (2): 135–154.
Published: 01 June 1979
..., unquiet facultie, which never resteth, no not in the profoundest sleepe; and it makes a noise in the braine, like a pot that seetheth, but never setleth. (p. 51) Hamlet’s mind often seems to work very much as Charron has de- scribed the imagination. He sees and hears things...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (1): 92–111.
Published: 01 March 1970
... of The Character of a Trimmer: its aphoristic, maxim-like style. Our Government is like our Climate, there are Winds which are sometimes loud and unquiet, and yet with all the Trouble they give us, we owe great part of our Health unto them. . . . (p. 63) Liberty is the Mistress...