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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 201–223.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Raphaël Ingelbien; Benedicte Seynhaeve This essay explores the intertextual use of Hamlet in Sydney Owenson's Wild Irish Girl and Germaine de Staël's Corinne to shed new light on these writers' interventions in European Romantic politics. Both Owenson and Staël associated their male protagonists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 561–571.
Published: 01 December 1942
...Walter J. Ong Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 SPENSERS VIEW AND THE TRADITION OF THE “WILD” IRISH By WALTERJ. ONG In A View of the Present State of Ireland’ there is a puzzling inconsistency between Edmund Spenser’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 482–484.
Published: 01 September 1942
... bound. I have discovered but two misprints : in for In (p. 60, line 18) and underlaid for underlay (p. 98, line 18). VIRGILB. HELTZEL Northwestern University The Making of “Jonathan Wild”: a Study in, tlzc Literary Method of Henry Fielding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 March 1967
... of California, Riverside Speiisefs Image of Nature: Wild Man and Shepherd in “The Faerie Qucene.” By DONALDCHENEY. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Yale Studies in English, Vol. 161, 1966. 262 pp. $6.50; 48s. Originally a dissertation, Spenser‘s Image of Nature might have been...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 499–501.
Published: 01 December 1940
...Arthur H. Nethercot Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 CHRISTABEL’S WILD-FLOWER WINE By ARTHURH. NETHERCOT John Livingston Lowes, Wylie Sypher, and others have amply demonstrated Coleridge’s habit of assimilating and transmuting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 367–389.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Petra Dierkes-Thrun The familiar scholarly view of Richard Strauss's modernist opera Salome is that it overturns the original aesthetics of its libretto source, Oscar Wilde's 1891 symbolist-decadent drama. A close reconsideration of the presumed opposition between the two works, however, shows...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (3): 355–358.
Published: 01 September 1991
.... Newsome, whose “Cartesian method,” as Posnock calls it (p. 225), “doesn’t admit surprises.” MILLICENTBELL Boston University Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault. By JONATHAN DOLLIMORE. Oxford: Clarendon, 1991. x...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (1): 57–80.
Published: 01 March 2022
...Florian Gargaillo Abstract This essay argues for the distinctive role of allusion in queer poetry of the pre-Stonewall era, using the work of Oscar Wilde, A. E. Housman, and Countee Cullen as case studies. Most allusions depend on implicit verbal echoes that can be identified by readers able...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (2): 173–186.
Published: 01 June 1974
...David Parker Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 OSCAR WILDE’S GREAT FARCE THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST By DAVIDPARKER It is generally agreed that The Zmportance of Being Earnest is Oscar Wilde’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 517–525.
Published: 01 December 1949
...Victor A. Oswald, Jr Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 ∗ Read before the German Section of the Philological Association of the Pacific Coast, November 27, 1948. OSCAR WILDE, STEFAN GEORGE, HELIOGABALUS* By VICTORA. OSWALD...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 115.
Published: 01 March 1950
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 481–507.
Published: 01 December 2008
... for disciplinary transfer. Instead, it offers terms and concepts that can be modified fruitfully for literary critics. I use Oscar Wilde’s Picture of Dorian Gray (1891) as a test case for such modi- fication. My purpose is not to interpret Wilde’s novel but to construct a framework for understanding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 68–81.
Published: 01 March 1976
... of creative artists. The two best-known Aes- thetic critics, Pater and Wilde, invite us to change our ways of per- ceiving art and, thus, all of human experience. For both, the act of per-. ception is the crucial critical and creative act; all else derives from it. Paser and Wilde seem dated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 153–174.
Published: 01 June 1946
... reference, however, to a “pinfold” in or near Salisbury. Lydbury North (Salop), though it is associated by Walter Map (De Nugis Curialium, dist. 2, cap. xii) with the Welsh “wild man” Edricus Sylvester, seems too far from “the Merlin country” to merit particular attention. But see note...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 374–375.
Published: 01 December 1956
...Robert T. Ittner T. Wilde Jean. New York: Bookman Associates, 1955. Pp. 474. $6.00. Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 374 Rcvimv no matter how pertinent. Schneider’s Lichtenberg is an old-fashioned work in the best sense of the word...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 449–451.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., and Social Contract,” saints’ lives, fables, and lais are queried to throw light on the affective aspects of social life in feudal times and on the possibility of imagining a wild animal as a social experiment. I only regret that the Latin Ysengrimus was not used in this chapter to add a clerical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (4): 441–472.
Published: 01 December 2021
... for Aphrodite . January 6 , 32 . Bibliographie de la France . 1906b . Feuilleton advertisement for Aphrodite . January 20 , 170 . Bibliographie de la France . 1906c . Bibliographic entry for Aphrodite . December 22 , 753 . Boroughs Rod . 1995 . “ Oscar Wilde’s Translation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 213–244.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., Nationalism, and Canon Formation 217 paintings, perfumes, liquors, and exotic flowers. Oscar Wilde’s titular protagonist in The Picture of Dorian Gray (1891) follows Des Esseintes in his profusion of collections: jewels, musical instruments, textiles, perfumes, ecclesiastical vestments.8 Eliante...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 132–137.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., contradictory strains. With the new decadent studies, a thousand fleurs are blooming, and, to say the very least, none of them are all that mal . Subsequent chapters, then, concern the dominant role of pedagogical relations in works by Pater, Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Rachilde, Lee, and Wilde...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 480–482.
Published: 01 September 1942
... printed, and handsomely bound. I have discovered but two misprints : in for In (p. 60, line 18) and underlaid for underlay (p. 98, line 18). VIRGILB. HELTZEL Northwestern University The Making of “Jonathan Wild”: a Study in, tlzc Literary Method...