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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1983) 44 (2): 215–217.
Published: 01 June 1983
... The London Muse: Victorian Poelic Responses to the City. By WILLIAMB. THES- ING. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1982. xviii + 230 pp. $20.00. Of the unearthing of “traditions” and “themes” in the literature of earlier periods there is no end. To his credit, William Thesing in The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1983) 44 (3): 325–327.
Published: 01 September 1983
... conversion. And Mill devises a myth of progres- sive change, in which a sanctified Harriet Taylor serves as a symbol of his own “higher self or ego ideal because she is herself a process” (p. 152). With such conspicuous examples, the Victorian era remains “the great age of English autobiography...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1959) 20 (1): 101–102.
Published: 01 March 1959
... monograph one of the most penetrating and perceptive studies of a Victorian journal that has been produced in English. Viewing it against the background of the periodical history of the era and the intellectual ferment at Oxford that brought it into being, he has clarified the complex intellectual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 197–226.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Renata Kobetts Miller © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Renata Kobetts Miller is assistant professor of English at the City College of the City University of New York. Her essay is part of a book-length project, Setting the Stage: The Victorian Novel, Theater, and the Suffragettes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2005) 66 (4): 443–476.
Published: 01 December 2005
...: Colonial and Postcolonial Literary Style (2005). Her current project is a study of financial speculation in Victorian literature. Her essay “`Overpowering Vitality': Nostalgia and Men of Sensibility in the Fiction of Wilkie Collins” appeared in the December 2002 issue of MLQ . “A Strange Chronicle of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2005) 66 (3): 404–406.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Rosemarie Bodenheimer The Serious Pleasures of Suspense: Victorian Realism and Narrative Doubt . By Caroline Levine. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press,2003. xi + 237 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Rosemarie Bodenheimer is professor of English at Boston College...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2005) 66 (4): 562–564.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Kathleen Blake Kathleen Blake is professor of English at the University of Washington, author of Play, Games, and Sport: The Literary Works of Lewis Carroll (1974) and Love and the Woman Question in Victorian Literature: The Art of Self-Postponement (1983), and editor of Approaches to Teaching...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2008) 69 (2): 306–309.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Charles LaPorte Victorian Interpretation. By Suzy Anger. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005. xii + 207 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Charles LaPorte is assistant professor of English at the University of Washington. His most recent article, “The Bard, the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 560–562.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Christopher Matthews Victorian Poetry and the Culture of the Heart . By Kirstie Blair. Oxford: Clarendon, 2006. vi + 273 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Christopher Matthews teaches at Washington and Lee University in Virginia. He has published on Arthur Hugh Clough...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1945) 6 (4): 423–447.
Published: 01 December 1945
...Kingsbury Badger Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 MARK PATTISON AND THE VICTORIAN SCHOLAR By KINGSBURYBADGER I At Oxford in the 1860’s two theologians-the Zeus-like Dr. Ed- ward Bouverie Pusey and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2010) 71 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Tamara S. Wagner Portable Property: Victorian Culture on the Move .By John Plotz. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2008. xvii + 268 pp. University of Washington 2010 Reviews Romantic Europe and the Ghost of Italy. By Joseph Luzzi. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2011) 72 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Victorian Fiction (2007). His current project is a study of the chapter, from manuscript Bibles to the modern novel. Novel Violence: A Narratography of Victorian Fiction . By Stewart Garrett . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2009 . 268 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2012) 73 (1): 37–67.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Sarah Ehlers Focusing on the work of Harriet Monroe and Selma Walden, two Chicago writers who never fully identified with their literary milieus, this essay complicates the perceived divide between the Victorian and the modern, the old and the new. In his 1900 American Anthology , Monroe’s friend...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2013) 74 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... His essay “Of Monuments and Moments: Spacetime in Nineteenth-Century Poetry” appeared in the September 1997 issue of MLQ . His website, For Better for Verse, offers an interactive scansion tutorial to all comers: prosody.lib.virginia.edu . Victorian Poetry, Europe, and the Challenge of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2014) 75 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Cassidy Picken Cassidy Picken is a PhD candidate in the Department of English at the University of Chicago. Liberal Epic: The Victorian Practice of History from Gibbon to Churchill . By Adams Edward . Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press , 2011 . x + 322 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 375–377.
Published: 01 September 1946
... Bibliographies of Studies in Victorian Literature for the Thirteen Years, 1932-1944. Edited by WILLIAMD. TEMPLEMAN.Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 1945. Pp. 1-450. $5.00. Students of Victorian literature will welcome this volume with open arms, with cries of joy, with shrieks of delight...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1992) 53 (4): 481–483.
Published: 01 December 1992
... MOODY University of Washington The Presence of the Present: T@ks of the Day in the Victorian Novel. By RICHARD D. &TICK. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1991. Viii + 854 pp. $45.00. How good to witness a celebration of mimesis, so theoretically incorrect. In response to an...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1993) 54 (2): 237–261.
Published: 01 June 1993
...Steve Dillon Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 The Archaeology of Victorian Literature Steve Dillon It could be argued, and in part will be, that the Victorian period is the on4 literary period. Foucault’s Archaeology of Knowledge so thor- oughly obliterates our...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1993) 54 (4): 535–566.
Published: 01 December 1993
...Andrew Elfenbein Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Byro&m and the Work of Homosed Performance in Early Victorian England Andrew Elfenbein ve Kosofsky Sedgwick has argued that “issues of modern homo/ heterosexual definition are structured, not by the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1994) 55 (3): 297–319.
Published: 01 September 1994
... in progress includes a study of the literary culture of early-nineteenth-century Edinburgh. me Momtone, the Victorian Novel, and Imperialist Panic Ian Duncan Novel and Empire Wilkie Collins’s Moonstone (1868) is the sole mid-Victorian novel of the first rank that makes...