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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1942) 3 (4): 543–546.
Published: 01 December 1942
... complementary sonnets, signed “G. W. Senior” and “G. W. I which precede Spenser’s Am0retti.l He suggests that “G. W. I.” stands for “G. W. Junior”; that the two authors are therefore a father and son bearing the same first name; and that they may be either the two Geoffrey Whitneys or, more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1990) 51 (2): 249–272.
Published: 01 June 1990
... My selfe could frame about to rouse, As other women doo: But ti1 some houshold cares me tye, My bookes and pen I wyll apply.’ In these last lines of a verse letter to her sister, Isabella Whitney compares her sister’s occupation of “huswyfery...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 116–118.
Published: 01 March 1949
...-century English literature. Miss Fitzgerald is concerned with manifestations of primitivism in the poetry of the second quarter of the century, but, unlike her acknowl- edged predecessors (such scholars as A. 0. Lovejoy, L. Whitney, and A. D. McKillop) . who “are primarily concerned with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1944) 5 (4): 435–438.
Published: 01 December 1944
..., Telemachus and Collins’s Poems, each a shilling; I would be glad to have them.”l How and when Boswell acted upon this request are not recorded, but that he did is evidenced by the preservation today, in the Stephen Whitney Phoenix collection in the Columbia Uni- versity Libraries, of The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 March 1949
... manifestations of primitivism in the poetry of the second quarter of the century, but, unlike her acknowl- edged predecessors (such scholars as A. 0. Lovejoy, L. Whitney, and A. D. McKillop) . who “are primarily concerned with chronologi- cal and cultural varieties of primitivism,” she attempts “to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1995) 56 (2): 234–237.
Published: 01 June 1995
... this day, moreover, the complete writings of Wroth’s talented contemporary Isabella Whitney have not yet appeared in an accessible vol- ume. And obviously, despite Ezell’s skeptical view that the addition of such texts to our anthology will leave “the overall model of the progress of women’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1951) 12 (4): 501–502.
Published: 01 December 1951
... Thonissen, Delvaille, Bury, Lovejoy, Whitney, et al., which have explored the source and history of this theory so challengingly asserted as late as two world wars ago. Professor Tuveson’s contention is that the doctrine of progress is not ex- clusively the consequence of the scientific...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1951) 12 (4): 499–501.
Published: 01 December 1951
... in progressive redemption through temporal history.” It thus takes its place among the volumes by Thonissen, Delvaille, Bury, Lovejoy, Whitney, et al., which have explored the source and history of this theory so challengingly asserted as late as two world wars ago. Professor Tuveson’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1996) 57 (4): 648–651.
Published: 01 December 1996
... rhetorical immediacy and impact to otherwise inert literary forms. In fact, Schleiner argues, “women’s writing should be studied in the context of the politics, ideology, and male creativity with which it interacted” (1 lo). More than a translation of sententiae, Isabella Whitney’s Nosegay is a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 118–120.
Published: 01 March 1949
...R. W. Babcock Herbert Davis. New York: Macmillan Company, 1947. Pp. ix + 109. $2.00. Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 118 Reviews page; under “Whitney, Lois” is given the title of her book, but under “Lovejoy, A. 0.” no titles are listed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1947) 8 (1): 85–90.
Published: 01 March 1947
... the arms of Mrs. Watson for advice and help in rescuing her husband, an opium addict who has overstayed his usual time. Dr. Watson foregoes his rest long enough for a round trip to a den in the City to bring back the besotted Whitney. He finds his man and rouses him to return home. But...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2010) 71 (2): 153–174.
Published: 01 June 2010
...— oscillating between thoughtful criticism and enthusiastic affirmation— that is at odds with the disinterested neutrality of the narrative’s tire- less, almost robotic mechanisms of cultural recording. When Patrick ebulliently describes Houston’s debut album, Whitney Houston, as “one of the warmest, most...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1979) 40 (4): 412–415.
Published: 01 December 1979
... University Press, 1978. xii + 200 pp. $13.00. In this book, Whitney Bolton, one of the leading scholars of Anglo-Latin literature in the Old English period, attempts to read Beowulffrom the perspec- tive of Alcuin, thus providing us with a putative, near-contemporary interpre- tation of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1971) 32 (4): 449–453.
Published: 01 December 1971
... and Paris: Mouton, De Proprietatibus Litterarum, Series Maior, 14, 1971. 181 pp. 32 guilders. Rothberg, Abraham. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: The Major Novels. I thaca: Cornell University Press, 1971. xviii + 215 pp. $7.50; X3.60. Silverstein, Michael (editor). Whitney on Language...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1988) 49 (1): 91–96.
Published: 01 March 1988
.... 152 pp. $18.50. Frank, Robert, and Henry Sayre (editors). The Line in Postmodern Poetry. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1988. xxi + 243 pp. $21.95. Hobson, Linda Whitney. Understanding Walker Percy. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, Understanding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1993) 54 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 March 1993
... supposed to occupy a leading role, that is to say, education; Fish merely scorns the student editor and iden- tifies as “hatemongers”the persons who placed the ad. Patterson I Free Speech 65 move society forward. In 1927, in Whitney v. Califmnia, Louis D...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1944) 5 (2): 131–141.
Published: 01 June 1944
..., Philip Sidney, George Gas- coigne, Ben Jonson, and Raleigh. Perhaps this explains Sidney’s remark that “poetry is the companion of the camps.”2* Although there might be such a dissenter as Whitney, claiming that poets should write and warriors fight (“Let Mars have armes: give Pan the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2010) 71 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 March 2010
... musician and poet Thomas Whythorne; the gentle farmer and life writer Thomas Tusser; Isabella Whitney in her miscellany A Sweet Nosgay; George Gascoigne in both Modern Language Quarterly 71:1 (March 2010) © 2010 by University of Washington 88 MLQ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2010) 71 (1): 90–94.
Published: 01 March 2010
... gentle farmer and life writer Thomas Tusser; Isabella Whitney in her miscellany A Sweet Nosgay; George Gascoigne in both Modern Language Quarterly 71:1 (March 2010) © 2010 by University of Washington 88 MLQ March 2010 his One Hundreth Sundrie...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2010) 71 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Whitney in her miscellany A Sweet Nosgay; George Gascoigne in both Modern Language Quarterly 71:1 (March 2010) © 2010 by University of Washington 88 MLQ March 2010 his One Hundreth Sundrie Flowres and his later Posies; and Robert Greene in his...