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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 474–491.
Published: 01 December 1970
...William Cadbury Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 ON BEING LITERARY THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. WATSON By WILLIAMCADBURY The scientists did not quite know what to make of James 1). Watson’s Double...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 85–90.
Published: 01 March 1947
.... The grotesque cockney dialect of Yellowplush disappeared when the pains- taking Dr. Watson became the narrator. The stagey name Frederic Altamont could hardly be used for the third time by a writer who remembered his Scott as Doyle did ;12 but a similar name was provided in Neville St. Clair...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 March 1963
...A. C. Hamilton Curtis Brown Watson. Princeton; Princeton University Press, Pp. xv + 471. $7.50. Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 Robert Donald Spector 111 make ludicrous the samples of literary sentimentalism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 443–476.
Published: 01 December 2005
... a triangulation of modes: Austen as the exponent of moral, or newly moralized, Regency fiction; “first wave” silver-fork fiction; and the layering of retrospective representations by the “second wave” of writers. When Hubback, one of Austen’s nieces, completed her aunt’s frag- ment The Watsons...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (2): 157–177.
Published: 01 June 1983
... that the ending does not live up to its serious beginning: the opening portrays “Miss Watson . . . the Enemy” who “exhibits all the outstanding traits of the valley society” which “Huck and Jim . . . symbolically repudiated when they set forth downstream” (p. 427), implying that the repudiation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 291–294.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Linda Woodbridge Back to Nature: The Green and the Real in the Late Renaissance . By Robert N. Watson. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. viii + 436 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Linda Woodbridge is Weiss Chair in the Humanities and professor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 295–299.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Srinivas Aravamudan Reviews Back to Nature: The Green and the Real in the Late Renaissance. By Robert N. Watson. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. viii + 436 pp. Despite declaring a “desire to bring ecological advocacy into the realm of Renaissance literature” (3...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 299–303.
Published: 01 June 2008
... and the Real in the Late Renaissance. By Robert N. Watson. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. viii + 436 pp. Despite declaring a “desire to bring ecological advocacy into the realm of Renaissance literature” (3) and pledging ecological allegiance (“This book finds me...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 303–306.
Published: 01 June 2008
... 1993 issue of MLQ . Reviews Back to Nature: The Green and the Real in the Late Renaissance. By Robert N. Watson. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. viii + 436 pp. Despite declaring a “desire to bring ecological advocacy into the realm of Renaissance literature” (3...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 306–309.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., the Bible, and the Victorian Shakespeare Question,” appeared in ELH in Fall 2007. Reviews Back to Nature: The Green and the Real in the Late Renaissance. By Robert N. Watson. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. viii + 436 pp. Despite declaring a “desire to bring...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 310–313.
Published: 01 June 2008
...William Egginton Reviews Back to Nature: The Green and the Real in the Late Renaissance. By Robert N. Watson. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006. viii + 436 pp. Despite declaring a “desire to bring ecological advocacy into the realm of Renaissance literature” (3...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (4): 491–525.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Annual , in the 1887 novella that introduced the world’s first consulting detective. Like most formal experiments, A Study in Scarlet is a problem text: as Reitz ( 2019 : 132) puts it, a case of “generic identity crisis.” To be sure, we have Watson, Baker Street, violin playing, Lestrade...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 171–211.
Published: 01 June 2006
... enthusiasts among the proliferating archives — the storm is independence. John Fanning Watson evokes this graphically in his Annals of Phila- delphia, first published in 1830. As he chronicles incidents of the Revo- lutionary War in that city, from the testimony of survivors, he says that it seemed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 March 1963
... are found in the actions of a limited number of courtiers around Elizabeth. However, this sociological application is not essential to Watson’s thesis : the tension between pagan-humanistic and Christian ideas of honor exists simply because man lives simultaneously upon the orders of nature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 March 1961
....) APPENDIX I1 REPRESENTATIVELIST OF GAELICLITERARY PUBLICATIONS, 191 5-58 1915,1929 W. J. Watson, Rosg GZdhlig [prose anthology] 1918,1932 W. J. Watson, Bardachd Gciidhlig [poetry] 1924 Revs. Angus and Archibald MacDonald, Poems of Alexander...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (4): 617–650.
Published: 01 December 2000
... insists, contrary to the early-twentieth-century scientific behaviorists (particularly John Broadus Watson), that the stimuli that elicit human so- cial behavior are aesthetic, rather than natural. He believes that the con- fusion of natural with aesthetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 318–319.
Published: 01 June 1941
.... Howard was evidently not aware that in 1912, Foster Watson, in Vives and the Renaissance Education Helen Andrews KaJtin 3 19 of Women, reprinted the 1545 edition of the Defence. Moreover, when he suggested that the book was intended as a wedding gift for Anne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1963
....” Curtis Brown Watson contends that these systems are not fused but remain contradictory. Part I is a moral study of the concept of honor from Plato to the Renaissance and of the conflict between Christianity and pagan-humanistic ethics. It is also a sociological study of how these two systems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (1): 93–130.
Published: 01 March 2004
... the traditions of Gaelic song as we, nonspeakers, can access it. Roderick Watson’s anthology The Poetry of Scotland contains the anony- mous ballads in English and Scottish that constitute our sense of that genre (like “Sir Patrick Spens,” “Mary Hamilton,” “The Twa Corbies,” and “Tam Lin35 Despite some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 323–328.
Published: 01 September 1978
..., and J. R. Watson (editors). Augustan Worlds: New Es- says in Eighteenth-Century Literature [in honor of Arthur Humphreys]. New York: Harper K- Row, 1978,311 pp. $26.50. .J. C. Hilson, M. M. B. Jones, and J. R. Watson, “Editors’ Preface”; Richard Hoggart, “Arthur Humphreys...