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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (2): 167–184.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Ronald G. Witt Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 ∗ I would like to thank John Headley of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Anthony Cashman, Paula Jeannet, and Christopher Celenza of Duke University for their comments and criticism of this essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (3): 312–326.
Published: 01 September 1972
...Mary Ann Witt Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 EUGENE IONESCO AND THE DIALECTIC OF SPACE By MARYANN WITT Throughout his journals and in his notes on the theater, Eughe Ionesco refers to the two basic states...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (4): 425–429.
Published: 01 December 1983
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 312–317.
Published: 01 September 1979
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 184–191.
Published: 01 June 1981
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (3): 457–458.
Published: 01 September 1969
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (1): 33–44.
Published: 01 March 1967
..., As every word you speake is sweet and milde . . . But let her take all waters, fumes, and drinke, She shall make nothing but a dearer stinke “Witt’s a Disease consumes men in few yeares”l0 is Richard Coi-1)et.s conclusion to his elegy on Beaumont. Whether...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (3): 306–322.
Published: 01 September 1966
... knowledge lost in trance Of sweeter ignorance.” (98, 109-12)3 Marion Witt has argued convincingly that this concept “of the life of the soul after death, without the consolation that Spenser or Milton ’On February 22, 1918, Yeats wrote to Lady Gregory: “I am trying to write...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 184.
Published: 01 June 1948
... to stop the appearance of my Hobson note in the March issue of the Modern Language Quarterly, I accidentally ran across the seventeenth-century source of the four Hobson verses printed by James Jones in his Sepulchrorum Inscriptiones ( 1727). All four appeared together in Witts Recreations...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1951
...Curtis C. D. Vail William Witte. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, Modern Language Studies, VI, 1949. Pp. xvii + 211. $2.50. Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 vincingly, that Robert Guiskard was Kleist’s first effort in drama, preceding Die Familie Schrofenstein, because...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 March 1951
... Schiller. By WILLIAMWITTE. Oxford : Basll Blackwell, Modern Language Studies, VI, 1949. Pp. xvii 4- 211. $2.50. While Mr. Witte consumes thirty-seven pages on the “Autobiography in Letters,” he can extract only eleven pages for “The Correspondence of a Literary Man.” The fault is one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (2): 177–184.
Published: 01 June 1948
... it was too late to stop the appearance of my Hobson note in the March issue of the Modern Language Quarterly, I accidentally ran across the seventeenth-century source of the four Hobson verses printed by James Jones in his Sepulchrorum Inscriptiones ( 1727). All four appeared together in Witts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 7–16.
Published: 01 March 1950
... and discussion since Gaedertz’s discovery at Utrecht in 1888 of a sketch representing the interior of the Swan Theater about 1596, a copy of a drawing made by De Witt, a Dutch visitor to Elizabethan London. The foci of attention, in England and Germany respectively, have been the mode of producing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 255–256.
Published: 01 June 1946
... University Press, 1946. Pp. viii + 178. $2.50. Starnes, De Witt T., and Noyes, Gertrude E. The English Dictionary from Cawdrey to Johnson, 1604-1755. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 1946. Pp. x + 299. $3.50. Stevenson, David Lloyd. The Love-Game Comedy. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (2): 154–168.
Published: 01 June 1978
... honestly the potential good and potential evil in his proposed plan to return to the old gods. Presaging Kate Leslie, Lou Witt and her mother are highly critical and obviously intelligent characters. Like Kate, Lou struggles in passage after passage to know where she is going arid where she has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (2): 101–104.
Published: 01 June 1990
... sessions, the first on Cicero and his influence. The papers by Janet Marion Martin and Neal Wood show social and political concepts of the Middle Ages and Renaissance to be saturated with Ciceronian thinking. Ronald G. Witt maps the shift in the fourteenth century from the humanism of solitary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 404–406.
Published: 01 December 1981
..., as a critical act, dramatizes the difficulty of pursuing or avoiding a search for transcendental foundations, and it evokes the ghost of another Witt- genstein projected by Cavell. But these alternatives lie on the horizon of criti- cism, and it is on the shared ground of critical understanding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 542–544.
Published: 01 December 1949
...: University of North Carolina Studies in the Germanic Lan- guages and Literatures, No. 1, 1949. Pp. 164. Unbound, $2.00; bound, $3.00. Walter, Friedrich (editor). Selections from Thomas Mann. London : Macmillan and Company, Ltd., 1948. Pp. xiv 4- 179. $0.90. Witte, William. Schiller...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 406–408.
Published: 01 December 1981
... to subsume. Thus Act and Quality, as a critical act, dramatizes the difficulty of pursuing or avoiding a search for transcendental foundations, and it evokes the ghost of another Witt- genstein projected by Cavell. But these alternatives lie on the horizon of criti- cism, and it is on the shared...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 102–105.
Published: 01 March 1973
... of Paradise Regained,” in Calm of Mind: Tercentenary Essays on “Paradise Regained” and “Samson Agonistes” in Honor of John S. Diekhoff, ed. J. A. Witt- reich, Jr. [Cleveland and London, 19711, p. 98). If one is interested in what is “transcen- dental” about the masque as Blake perceived...