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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 267–285.
Published: 01 September 1951
...Oscar Sherwin Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 MILTON FOR THE MASSES JOHN WESLEY’S EDITION OF PARADISE LOST By OSCARSHERWIN “No man in the eighteenth century,” John Telford says of Wesley, “did so much to create...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 496–497.
Published: 01 December 1967
... with the literate public at the end of the seventeenth century, as Sparrow shows, themes, phrases, and even lines and stanzas from both poets were preserved in eighteenth-century Moravian hymnody in English. Her- bert’s verse seems to have passed to the Moravians by means of Wesley; Donne’s appears...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 235–236.
Published: 01 June 1943
...Arnold C. Rowbotham C. Wesley Bird. Los Angeles: Lymanhouse, 1941. Pp. 183. © 1943 University of Washington 1943 Edward F. Meylan 235 In short, a brilliant piece of work, marred only by occasional abstruseness and verbosity. It would take...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 558–559.
Published: 01 December 1940
...Allen R. Benham Wesley Whiting George. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1939. Pp. xii+401. $3.50. Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 558 Reviews Milton’s Literary fIlilieUy GEORGEWESLEY W~I~TIKG. Chapel Hill...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (4): 402–408.
Published: 01 December 1989
... Poetry: Introductions and Interviews. Lex- ington: University Press of Kentucky, 1990. viii + 279 pp. $25.00. Miller, R. Baxter. The Art and Imagination of Langston Hughes. Lexington: Univer- sity Press of Kentucky, 1989. ix + 149 pp. $16.00. Morris, Wesley, with Barbara Alverson Morris...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 March 1952
... as her “thesis,” and they have assumed that her book was written to defend it. Witness C. Wesley Bird in Symposium, November, 1949: “She prefers to believe that EstauniC’s complete works followed the divisions of the Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola. Her book is, therefore, a defense...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 494–496.
Published: 01 December 1967
... seems to have passed to the Moravians by means of Wesley; Donne’s appears to have been unmediated by another hymn writer. It is interesting that so open, so mystical, so unsophisticated a group as the Moravians could have found in the highly stylized, highly literary work of those poets...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 417–419.
Published: 01 December 1945
.... 189. 13Longer English Poems, ed. John Wesley Hales (London, 1911), p. 355. The citation is from Dobson’s edition (cf. n. 11, above) ; the note is Dobson’s, not Mitford‘s. 14 The Deserted Village and other Poems, ed. Robert N. Whiteford (New York, 1913), p. 344...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 September 1948
.... In his pas- sion for clarity he defined and defined, repeated and repeated, and quoted himself over and over. His aim was “plainness and perspi- cuity,” akin to John Wesley’s “perspicuity and purity.” As Dr. Payne suggests, the charts, diagrams, and pictographs of today would have been to Mr...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 361–363.
Published: 01 September 1948
... an insight into Defoe’s literary methods. In his pas- sion for clarity he defined and defined, repeated and repeated, and quoted himself over and over. His aim was “plainness and perspi- cuity,” akin to John Wesley’s “perspicuity and purity.” As Dr. Payne suggests, the charts, diagrams...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 1994
... specialists in the United States. While these two books are a far cry from earlier generation encoun- 1 Quoted in Jack Beatty, The Rascal King: The Lye and Times of James Michael Cur- Zq (Reading, Mass.: Addison Wesley, iggz), 49. ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (2): 221–224.
Published: 01 June 1984
... Fantastic Prince: A Phenomenologacal Approach. New York: Peter Lang, American University Studies, Ser. 12, Slavic Languages and Literature, 1, 1983. vii + 226 pp. $25.25, paper. Trimpi, Wesley. Muses of One Mind: The Literary Analysis of Experience and Its Continuity. Princeton: Princeton...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 393–406.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female” (3.28). Identifying themselves as the voice of Christian virtue, answerable to no merely mortal male, Mary Bosanquet Fletcher, Sarah Crosby, Susanna Wesley, Sarah Cox, Frances Pawson, Hester Ann Rogers, Mary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (3): 356–359.
Published: 01 September 1997
... of such religious leaders as Lyman Beecher, Nathaniel Taylor, and Charles Grandison Finney or of their predecessor, John Wesley. Peterson does not invoke the central scholars in our day of American religious history, even when their findings seem to bear directly on her assertions. Nathan 0. Hatch’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 456–459.
Published: 01 December 1972
... not be considered as involving casuistry or “cases of conscience.” There were questions on everything from astrology to ghosts. Questions on serious reli- gious matters were answered somberly, probably by the elder Wesley. But the very name “Scandal Club” addresses itself to the contemporary problem...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 March 1961
..., 1%0. Pp. viii + 244. 25s. Davies, Horton. Worship and Theology in England from Watts and Wesley to Maurice, 1690-1850. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1961. Pp. xiv + 355. $7.50. Eccles, Mark. Shakespeare in Warwickshire. Madison : University of Wis- consin Press, 1961...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (1): 114–119.
Published: 01 March 1994
... books are a far cry from earlier generation encoun- 1 Quoted in Jack Beatty, The Rascal King: The Lye and Times of James Michael Cur- Zq (Reading, Mass.: Addison Wesley, iggz), 49. Fujii I Review ”5 ters with a literature made exotic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (4): 622–627.
Published: 01 December 1969
..., Berkeley, Secker, Sterne, Whitefield, and Wesley. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1969. ix 4- 254 pp. $7.00. Durrant, Geoffrey. William Wordsworth. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1969. vii + 161 pp. $4.50, cloth; $2.25, paper. Garab, Arra M. Beyond Bymntium: The Lust Phase of Yeats’s Career...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 21–27.
Published: 01 March 1945
... is about to crown Samuel Wesley ( Laurence Eusden rushes in and, to the surprise of Apollo, who says he had never heard of him, announces his election by the King. In Hunt’s poem no election is made. There is also a fourth poem with a similar title by Robert Buchanan (1841-1901), but this I...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (1): 136–141.
Published: 01 March 1970
... Donne: A Life. Edited by Wesley Milgate. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1970. x 4- 627 pp. $15.00. Bate, W. Jackson. The Burden of the Past and the English Poet. Cambridge: Bel- ktiap Press of’ J-l~~rviirdUnivcrsily Press, 1970. xi -4- 14 l 1111. $5.95...