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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 13–19.
Published: 01 March 1943
...C. Grant Loomis Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 A VARIANT OF THE HOFMANNSWALDAU ANTHOLOGY By C. GRANTLOOMIS The problems presented by the anthologies of poetry which were...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 488–490.
Published: 01 December 1944
... and Variants of Lines 8879-10,822, Followed by a Study of the Noun Declensional Sys- tem. By MAURICESILVER. New York: Privately printed, 1942. Pp. 212. For some ten years now there has been a Loherain seminar at Columbia University, devoted to the study and the publication...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 105–118.
Published: 01 March 1942
...Clifford H. Prator Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 E.-C. FRkRON IN THE LIGHT OF VARIANTS IN THE TEXT OF HIS LETTRES SUR QUELQUES ECRITSDE CE TEMPS By CLIFFORDH. PRATOR In an article recently appearing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 141–165.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... To the author, Chinese postmodernism differs from other variants of postmodernism because of its different cultural-historical and literary-historical background. With few exceptions, modernism was a late discovery in China. After 1978 Wang Meng, Zhang Jie, Wang Anyi, and others wrote fiction in a modernist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2021
...David Wilson-Okamura Abstract Epics modeled on the Odyssey typically include a version of Homer’s Circe episode. Edmund Spenser’s variant, the Bower of Bliss, is unusual for ending in physical violence so pronounced that many readers have taken against its putative hero, Sir Guyon. This essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 5–8.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... This difference is sometimes taken to be ph0nemic.l Most authori- ties, however, recognize only one phoneme in such cases. In a recent paper, I followed the conventional interpretation, accord- ing to which a syllable with sonantal liquid or nasal is a mere phonetic variant of a standard or normal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 91–94.
Published: 01 March 1961
... with it. Similarly, the general reader does not want to be bothered with folio texts and quarto texts and variant readings. He wants Shakespeare’s play or Dickin- son’s poem in a readable version, freed from textual complexities. He wants accuracy within the limits of reasonable guesses. Behind...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 500–502.
Published: 01 December 1943
... of Alexandre de Paris. Variants and notes to Branch II. [With an Introduction by Frederick B. Agard.] Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1942 (Elliott Monographs, nos. 39 and 40). Vol. IV, pp. vii + 110; vol. V, pp. v + 250 $5.00, bound in one volume, not sold separately. Copyright © 1943 by Duke...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 March 1953
... Triumphal Entry into London, 21 Feb., 1432” (foll. 66a-73a), 76 stanzas and an envoy in rime royal. See H. N. MacCracken, Minor Poems of John Lydgate, E.E.T.S., o.s., Vol. 192 (1934), pp. 630-48. According to the major variants, the text of English College MS 1306 is closely related...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 319–322.
Published: 01 September 1953
... manuscript or manuscript copy of Diderot’s second major philosophic work has yet been found, Professor Niklaus had to limit his “critical” work to ascertain the truly first edition of the Lettre, to classify and trace the filiation of other early editions and to list the variants offered...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 271–272.
Published: 01 September 1960
....” Below the text “selected draft variants” are given, and these in turn are supplemented by the poet’s own alterations as they appear in the E manuscript presented to the Bodleian Library by Lady Jane Shelley. “Below these readings are such notes as may throw light on textual problems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 363–364.
Published: 01 September 1951
... completely convincing that its major thesis, one expects, will never be seriously challenged hereafter. This important matter is now settled, although some few details need filling in. After a lengthy discussion of the Quarto and Folio variants which have been chosen or rejected, Mr...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 267–289.
Published: 01 September 1947
..., No. 3 (July-Sept., 1941) ; L. Bloom- field, Language (New York, 1933) ; N. s. Trubetzkoy, Grundziige der Yhono- logie (Prague, 1939), pp. 60 ff. 3 For more detailed description of articulation and positional variants, see sections B and C below. 4Dr. Seifert believes the pairs [i:, i...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 376–379.
Published: 01 September 1943
...- fulness to a text too far. The compiler has happily followed suggestions that he include the additional poems and variant titles of AW. Having conceded the necessity of this, he might well have undertaken the systematic in- clusion of all opening lines and titles within his Index proper...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 181–182.
Published: 01 June 1956
... covered by the monograph, but illustrate the phonological and morphological variants throughout the Pennsylvania-German speech area. A more comprehensive treatment of the lexical variants than was possible in this atlas is contemplated for the future. The ninety-seven maps include one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 182–183.
Published: 01 June 1956
... of Washington Press, 1949). The maps of the linguistic atlas are not limited to the counties covered by the monograph, but illustrate the phonological and morphological variants throughout the Pennsylvania-German speech area. A more comprehensive treatment of the lexical variants than was possible...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 March 1948
...) ; and “botched” for “patched” (p. 346). Since Melville’s handwriting is notoriously ob- scure, the reference to variants in other editions is a necessity in order to attest the careful deliberation in the editor’s final decision. It would be grossly unfair to omit mention of Professor Vincent’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 307–316.
Published: 01 September 1950
... part, Britain, would 4 See John Edwin Wells, “Thornson’s Britannia: Issues, Attribution, Date, Variants,” MP,XL (1942), 52-53. 8 Britannia, lines 277-80. AIatt Dugald McKillop 309 speedily be published; this part, however, did not appear until...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 267–279.
Published: 01 September 1943
... in the Occident, as one might perhaps be tempted to think in view of the very small number of poisonous species exist- ing in Europe. Qazwini knew a variant in which the serpent is the party wronged :12 King Kesra was in his bower when a serpent presented itself before him. Suspecting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 322–342.
Published: 01 September 1948
... gebd gebd/gew n/gewe The variant forms [gewn/gewe] occur in the same parts of Lehigh County as the forms [wa: rn/wa: re] noted above. The distribution, however, is quite complicated. One informant who used [wa:re] said [gewe] ; three who used [wa:re] said [gewn...