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South Atlantic Quarterly (1973) 72 (4): 547–559.
Published: 01 October 1973
...Melvyn New Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 The Dunce Revisited: Colley Cibber and Tristram Shandy Melvyn New In 1762, from Paris, Laurence Sterne wrote to Thomas Becket, the bookseller, requesting that he send some books to his new acquain­ tance, Diderot. The list includes All...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1965) 64 (2): 241–246.
Published: 01 April 1965
...Tristram P. Coffin Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 Harden E. Taliaferro and the Use of Folklore by American Literary Figures Tristram P. Coffin As best we know, Harden E. Taliaferro started life in 1818 in Surry County, North Carolina. But we aren t certain of the date...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1971) 70 (2): 180–190.
Published: 01 April 1971
... Sternean imitation ascribed to Bladon: A Four Days Tour Through Part of the Land of Dumpling. By Peregrine Post. As late as 1783 the same bookseller was still bringing out such imitations, as two editions of Leonard MacNally, Tristram Shandy, A Sentimen­ tal, Shandean Bagatelle, in Two Acts in that year...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1976) 75 (3): 396–397.
Published: 01 July 1976
.... The intensely personal manner adopted by the autobiographical narrators of Tristram Shandy and A Sentimental Journey inevitably teases readers into wondering how much of the material in the books reflects in some fashion Sterne s own experience. Arthur Cash s ad­ mirable volume sheds frequent light...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1934) 33 (4): 426–436.
Published: 01 October 1934
... wherein the very best talent is needed to win success. Clarence F. Korstian. AN ALABAMA POET LOOKS AT MALORY The Awakening of Iseult. By Edith Tatum. Oglethorpe University, Ga.: Oglethorpe University Press, 1933. Pp. 44. $1.00. The Tristram and Iseult story again! And this time the bard is from neither...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1976) 75 (3): 395–396.
Published: 01 July 1976
.... The intensely personal manner adopted by the autobiographical narrators of Tristram Shandy and A Sentimental Journey inevitably teases readers into wondering how much of the material in the books reflects in some fashion Sterne s own experience. Arthur Cash s ad­ mirable volume sheds frequent light...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1976) 75 (1): 136–137.
Published: 01 January 1976
... nature of Tristram Shandy the theme is hardly less pervasive. Writing in the tradition of the Cervantic lovable madman and also under the Lockean theory of the deleterious effects of the wrong association of ideas, Sterne used hobby-horses to achieve his own figurative delineation of the way in which...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1976) 75 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 January 1976
... is, as one should also expect, much less serious and profound than Swift s, though because of the very nature of Tristram Shandy the theme is hardly less pervasive. Writing in the tradition of the Cervantic lovable madman and also under the Lockean theory of the deleterious effects of the wrong association...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1955) 54 (4): 564–565.
Published: 01 October 1955
... as a man of sensibility who enjoyed in­ dulging in buffoonery and who believed in jettisoning inhibitions where feeling was involved. Not only in temperament but also in reading background, Diderot was eminently capable (as few other Frenchmen were) of penetrating beyond the eccentric surface of Tristram...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1931) 30 (3): 335–337.
Published: 01 July 1931
.... The Glory of the Nightingales, like the rest, has just enough action on which to hang a melodrama which takes place mainly in the mind. The poet takes as long getting Malory to the scene of his intended vengeance as Sterne takes in producing Tristram Shandy. The reader is so fully absorbed in Malory s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1955) 54 (4): 562–564.
Published: 01 October 1955
.... Not only in temperament but also in reading background, Diderot was eminently capable (as few other Frenchmen were) of penetrating beyond the eccentric surface of Tristram Shandy. Diderot knew both Rabelais and Cervantes as well as Sterne did; and he had an undoubtedly deeper comprehension of John Locke...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1981) 80 (2): 237–239.
Published: 01 April 1981
..., it is not at all a radical book. Occasionally, the ideal reader is allowed to produce his own meanings, as when Sterne s typo­ graphical eccentricities are said to turn Tristram Shandy into a pre­ cursor of a Rorschach test (p. 119), or when, in his excellent analysis oi Roxana, Uphaus shows how the reader s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1938) 37 (2): 200–214.
Published: 01 April 1938
... a valued part of his reading and lead to other poetry of the same school at least. No, not a spontaneous phenomenon. Rather the ripened fruit fed by many influences now possible to trace. Among the rural poets or writers on rural poetic themes today, led by Robert Frost and Robert P. Tristram Coffin...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1930) 29 (2): 208–224.
Published: 01 April 1930
... messengers, waits a little impatiently for Tristram and Isolt of the black hair to remember and discuss and kiss and so on for sixteen pages or well over five hun­ dred lines. There is a moonlit poetry in the whole scene, and a kind of intensity, and the conclusion is dramatic enough; but the weakness...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1966) 65 (4): 546.
Published: 01 October 1966
... in the bibliographical section of the book, and each provides a generalized assessment of the significant work done in the area under review. In addition, Mr. Hartley has written A Chapter of Conclusions, an essay on Tristram Shandy which argues with common sense and grace that Sterne can be enjoyed before he...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1981) 80 (3): 371.
Published: 01 July 1981
... of the eighteenth-century theories of biology and obstetrics that Sterne plays with in the opening pages of Tristram Shandy, and the ninth, an essay, apropos of the Dissertation upon Flying 'mRasselas, on the ancient controversy between the humanists and the advocates of the new sci­ ence as to the proper use...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1990) 89 (1): 235–236.
Published: 01 January 1990
... of Pennsylvania. He is currently completing a history of Phila­ delphia s Shibe Park. Richard A. Lanham, Professor of English at UCLA, is the author of A Handlist ofRhetorical Terms, Tristram Shandy: The Games ofPleasure, Analyzing Prose, The Motives of Eloquence, Literacy and the Survival of Humanism, and other...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1973) 72 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 January 1973
... on Tristram Shandy through studies of tech­ niques and of social themes to psychological analysis. L. s. ...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1977) 76 (2): 259–260.
Published: 01 April 1977
.... Gibbon s autobiography is paired (though one might never have guessed) with Tristram Shandy, largely because the real Gibbon struggled mightily to achieve form whereas the fictional autobiog­ rapher did not. Boswell, who wrote at times like a novelist in his journals, is to be found vis a vis...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1976) 75 (3): 397–398.
Published: 01 July 1976
... ecclesiastical scene that receives greatest attention, particularly as background and substance for his early journalism and his little-known satire, A Political Romance (1759). Cash s narrative comes to an end immediately after the publication of the first two volumes of Tristram Shandy. An appendix provides...