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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 85.
Published: 01 March 1955
...Robert Worth Frank, Jr A. Knott Thomas and C. Fowler David. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1952. Pp. xiv + 302. $4.50. Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 REVIEWS Piers the Plowman: A Critical Edition of the A-Version. Edited...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 June 1946
...Kenneth Neill Cameron Arthur C. Hicks and R. Milton Clarke. Caldwell, Idaho: Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1945. Pp. 156. $3.50. Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 Kcttneth N. Cameron 249 A Stage Version of Shelley’s “Cenci By ARTHURC. HICKSand...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 228–232.
Published: 01 September 1959
...John M. Aden © 1959 University of Washington 1959 THE 1720 VERSION OF RURAL SPORTS AND THE GEORGIC TRADITION By JOHN M. ADEN The 1720 revision of Gay’s Rural Sports1 has relevance for the history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 371–377.
Published: 01 December 1959
...Ulrich Weisstein Copyright © 1959 by Duke University Press 1959 DIE ARME TONIETTA HEINRICH MANN’S TRIPLE VERSION OF AN OPERATIC PLOT By ULRICNWEISSTEIN When, in 1907, Heinrich Mann set to work on his novel Die...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 307–309.
Published: 01 September 1952
... Britanniae” and Its Early Vernacular Versions. By J. S. P. TATLOCK. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1950. Pp. xi + 545. $7.50. Every student of Arthurian legend will be indebted to this posthumous work, which has been capably seen through the press by Mrs. Germaine...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 307–318.
Published: 01 December 1958
...H. G. Haile Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 THE ORIGINAL AND REVISED VERSIONS OF TWO EARLY SONNETS BY ANDREAS GRYPHIUS : AN EVALUATION By H. G. HAILE Early in 1637, Gryphius published in Lissa his first attempts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 63–67.
Published: 01 March 1955
...Myron Matlaw Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 ENGLISH VERSIONS OF DIE SPANIER IN PERU By MYRONMATLAW Sheridan’s only tragedy, Pizarro (1799), is usually ignored by scholars and critics. This oversight is unfortunate: the play took...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (2): 125–134.
Published: 01 June 1961
...Clark Griffith Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 “EMERSONIANISM” AND “POEISM” SOME VERSIONS OF THE ROMANTIC SENSIBILITY By CLARKGRIFFITH The two prime forces in American romanticism are Ralph Waldo Emerson and Edgar Allan Poe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... He is completing a book on the cultural history and poetics of anonymity during the period 1695-1835. MLQ 62.4 05 Griffin 10/24/01 5:52 PM Page 377 The Age of “The Age of” Is Over: Johnson and New Versions of the Late Eighteenth Century Robert J. Griffin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (3): 425–448.
Published: 01 September 1996
...David Perkins The “Ancient Mariner” and Its Interpreters: Some Versions of Coleridge David Perkins oleridge’s “Ancient Mariner” has by now achieved the classic sta- C tus of omnisignificance, like Hamlet. Depending on the inter- preter, it expresses Coleridge’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (4): 464–467.
Published: 01 December 1973
... to a generation impatient with theology-but unhappily many readers will conclude that his psychologizing falsifies the central expe- rience of the plays, which is moral. ROBERTE. KNOLL University of Nebraska-Lincoln Versions of Baroque...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (3): 267–290.
Published: 01 September 1982
...Philip M. Weinstein Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 CHOOSING BETWEEN THE QUICKAND THE DEAD THREE VERSIONS OF LADY CHATTERLEY’SL~VER...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 178–185.
Published: 01 June 1977
...Stuart M. Sperry Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 SOME VERSIONS OF KEATS’ By STUARTM. SPERRY Two iiew books on Keats raise familiar questions: where do we go from here in the coil tinuiiig analysis of Romanticism generally...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 292–306.
Published: 01 September 1979
...Don Norford Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 1 Mary Ann Radzinowicz. Toward “Samson Agonistes”: The Growth of Milton's Mind. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1978. xxiii + 436 pp. $27.50. SOME VERSIONS OF MILTON...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (3): 451–454.
Published: 01 September 1969
.... ALAN6. DESSEN Northwestern University Tragedy and Melodrama: Versions of Experience. By ROBERTBECHTOLD HEILMAN.Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1968. xiii + 326 pp. $8.95. P began reading this book with feelings of considerable enthusiasm. Here...
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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 (2015) 76 (2): 225–246.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Portlandia , which premiered in 2011, avoids the future-oriented “inevitability effect” of the fin de siècle utopias by returning to an earlier moment in the utopian genre: the satirizing of a society somewhere on Earth. Portlandia presents a lightly fictionalized version of Portland, Oregon, as a happy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 15–49.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the boundaries of decency and propriety while inviting censors and the public to hone their understanding of these concepts. In producing increasingly daring versions of Le paysan perverti (1775), Rétif repeatedly forced authorities to redraw the line between the passable and the prohibited. In this way he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (2): 153–174.
Published: 01 June 2010
...” or degraded version of periodization; perhaps for this reason, it is also the perfect narrative mode for the present's historical self-consciousness. Ellis's novels American Psycho and Glamorama expose the contradictory link between the ephemeral details of consumer life and the essence of a single, self...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 201–223.
Published: 01 June 2011
... with the influence of empowered Ophelias who illustrate a less solipsistic version of melancholy. Thus both authors criticize the inertia that gripped their male counterparts directly after the French Revolution. Staël's novel ultimately follows a tragic pattern, while Owenson's gestures toward the possibility...