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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 76–77.
Published: 01 March 1954
..., however, he does not articulate them. Although Spenser’s best work can be validly defended against those who insist upon compression and dramatic tension, his inferior efforts do exhibit a diffuseness and lack of coijrdination which should be brought into the open. Here the critical problem is...
Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Margaret Bruzelius © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.1-02 Bruzelius 2/9/01 2:05 PM Page 19 “The King of England . . . Loved to Look upon a man”: Melancholy and Masculinity in Scott’s Talisman Margaret Bruzelius...
Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 333–339.
Published: 01 September 1945
...Edwin H. Zeydel Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 EKKEHARD’S INFLUENCE UPON HROTSVITHA A STUDY IN LITERARY INTEGRITY By EDWINH. ZEYDEL Recently, while re-reading Hrotsvitha’s works, I was forcibly struck by the impressive similarity...
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...
Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 327–330.
Published: 01 June 1942
... Gloss Upon “Paradise Lost.” By MAURICEKELLEY. Princeton University Press, 1941. Pp. xiv + 269. $5.00. Since its translation and publication in 1825, Milton’s De Doc- trina Christiana has been regarded by some as the “prose counter- part” of Paradise Lost; by others, in spite of the...
Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 March 1946
.... FRANKH. RISTINE Hamilton College The Secret Diary of IVilliam Byrd of Westover, 1709-1 712. Edited by LOUISB. WRIGHTand MARIONTINLING. Richmond, Virginia : The Dietz Press, 1941. Pp. xxv + 622. $5.00. An Essay Upon the Government of the English Plantations on the Continent of...
Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 364–366.
Published: 01 September 1951
... readings can be settled. FREDSONBOWERS University of Virginia Joseph Hall’s “Heaven upon Earth” and “Characters of Vertues and Vices.” Edited with an Introduction and Notes by RUDOLFKIRK. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University...
Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 230–232.
Published: 01 June 1968
...Robert J. Ellrich B. Ellis Madeline. Johns Hopkins Press, 1966. xiii + 199 pp. $6.00; 48s. Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 REVIEWS Rousseau’s Venetian Story: An Essay upon Art and Truth in “Les Confes- sions.” By MADELEINEB...
Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 266–267.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Horace G. Rahskopf The Effect of Stress Upon Quantity in Dissyllables . By Norman E. Eliason and Roland C. Davis Bloomington: Indiana University Publications, Science Series, No. 8, 1939. Pp. 56. $1.00 Copyright 1940 by University of Washington Press 1940 266...
Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 321–348.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., and as philosophies of social consensus and psychologies of empathetic affect recollected it sentimentally and benevolently. Post-Miltonically, Satan has earned sympathy or pity: upon Sin’s attaching our world with a great chain of necessitarian and material causality. Copyright © 2017 by University...
Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 424–428.
Published: 01 December 1948
... repeating the preceding address and plea. 0 God the Father of heaven : have mercy upon us miserable sinners. 0 God the Father of heaven: have mercy upon us miserable sinners. 0 God the Son, Redeemer of the world : have mercy upon us miserable sinners. 0 God the Son, Redeemer of the world...
Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1951
... in Italy, a book dominated by the twin themes that this period gave a new primacy to the individual personality and that it marked the beginning of the modem world. Scholars more recent than Burckhardt, without the tendency of their predecessors to look upon the medieval church as a con...
Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 231–232.
Published: 01 June 1971
... quarter century have tended to emphasize the emotional complexities of his tortured private life. Here and there one or two of such works have ventured upon his writings to examine, albeit fleetingly, their influence upon the age, their philosophical and literary import, and even their...
Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 1951
... as dupes and his dupers as dupers and thus effect comic dramatic irony. Even within such narrow limits, moreover, Mr. Sackton’s study is disappointing. Consider, for example, Tucca’s effect upon Crispinus or Amorphus’ effect upon Asotus. Though van- quished by the Perfumer’s jargon...
Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 361–362.
Published: 01 September 1945
... lectures which make up A Romantic View of Poetry are broad in scope, alert, and thoroughly enjoyable. If any fault is to be found with the book, it may be that more emphasis might have been put upon the value of literature as a social record (in the broadest sense) and a social force. Also, as a...
Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 491–492.
Published: 01 September 1942
... rather than knowledge or information. Emerson seized upon those ideas in an author congenial to his own philosophy and ignored the others, and by this method transmuted every author into himself. Emerson’s Montaigne, therefore, one may conclude from Professor Young’s study, is more like...
Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 357–358.
Published: 01 September 1946
... historical survey of literature on that subject. As its subtitle indicates, it is an ana- lytical index. Mr. Utley, by at once indexing and analyzing his material, has hit upon an efficient method of handling a large and unruly subject. For, in spite of his self-imposed limitations “to poems and...
Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 341–342.
Published: 01 June 1941
... rest upon supernatural and teleological foundations. The Renaissance and the Enlightenment gradually substituted a relatively naturalistic and mechanical interpretation of reality. The present volume, concentrating upon one aspect of this transition, reveals the profound effect upon French...
Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 273.
Published: 01 September 1956
... tragedy among the Jacobeans. Two of the plays upon which this conclusion is based may or may not be Middleton’s. The Revenger’s Tragedy is usually attributed to Tourneur, and The Second Maiden’s Tragcdy has n:ver been satisfactorily connected with any author. Although in recent years...
Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 510.
Published: 01 December 1945
... place for Pascal that, if we wish to establish the chronology of some undated writings of his on a moral or spiritual theme, the surest criterion would be to rely upon the num- ber and character of Biblical quotations or allusions found therein. Whether he was summarizing his position during...