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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1988; 424415–431 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3045247
Published: 01 March 1988
...Karen Sánchez-Eppler Copyright 1988 The Regents of the University of California Decomposing: Wordsworth's Poetry of Epitaph and English Burial Reform KAREN SANCHEZ-EPPLER Then did the little Maid reply, "Seven boys and girls are we; Two of us in the church-yard lie, Beneath the church-yard...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743279–304 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.279
Published: 01 December 2019
...Katherine E. Blake Katherine E. Blake “Urban Burial Reform in William Wordsworth’s ‘Village Churchyard’” (pp. 279–304) This essay looks at the relationship between space and class in nineteenth-century English burials in order to shed new light on William Wordsworth’s Essays upon Epitaphs (1810...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 712265–269 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.2.265
Published: 01 September 2016
...), attuning his reading to how speech and print interact at the level of punctuation, typography, and page setting. The italicized epitaph at the end of Gray s Elegy thus broadcasts not only a media shift but also its experimental aspect (p. 40). Whether one buys into this opinion of Gray s...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 712227–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.2.227
Published: 01 September 2016
... Fried makes a similar point in comparing the refrain both to epitaphs, which enjoin the traveler to stop and yet to move on, and to echo poems, which fruitfully confuse origin and telos of stanza and refrain (see Fried, Repetition, Refrain, and Epitaph ELH, 53 [1986], 615 32). However, Hollander s...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 712176–196 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.2.176
Published: 01 September 2016
... lyricization of inherited verse genres, a process is which particular poetic struc- tures with particular modes of address and particular publics (odes, epistles, elegies, georgics, poems of affairs of state, loco- descriptive poems, epitaphs, ballads, epyllions, acrostics, epi- grams, sonnets, hymns) were...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 704496–519 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.70.4.496
Published: 01 March 2016
... Kurban s burial, the Austra- lian platoon he fought with leaves an engraving on his grave and gives Umr a copy of the epitaph to keep. But because Umr cannot read English, he hands the copy to the British officer to read. The inscription is separated from the rest of the story s 28 Rudyard Kipling, Two...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2013; 683430–433 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2013.68.3.430
Published: 01 December 2013
... well as man. Chapters 4 and 5 consider lyric s ability to intercede in states of deprivation: deafness and mourning. At turns addressing Words- worth s Essays on Epitaphs Enlightenment debates about deafness and sign language, and Derrida s discussion of elegy, these chapters find their center in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2011; 662170–194 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2011.66.2.170
Published: 01 September 2011
... Being was as if swallowed up of Darkness) it spoke to thee things unspeakable, that went to thy soul s soul.17 There are echoes here, no doubt, of William Wordsworth s Essay upon Epitaphs in which the country churchyard 16 Charles Dickens, The Old Curiosity Shop, ed. Elizabeth M. Brennan (Oxford...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2010; 644437–464 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2010.64.4.437
Published: 01 March 2010
... nineteenth-century literature hyperbole all s o er, and ye know him not 2 could be read for nearly one hundred and fifty years as the novel s epitaph.3 Early in his introduction to the 1949 Hendricks House edi- tion of Pierre, Henry a. Murray ends three successive paragraphs with three summary assessments...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2008; 624435–464 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2008.62.4.435
Published: 01 March 2008
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2005; 602163–198 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2005.60.2.163
Published: 01 September 2005
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2004; 593281–314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2004.59.3.281
Published: 01 December 2004
... ends just before giving a promised epitaph for the hermit s own death. As a poem that is fascinated with nationalist and natural histories, Beachy Head dramatizes an impasse in Romantic his- toriography created by the presence of two historiographical models. The first is the large, supervisory project...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2001; 554538–560 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2001.55.4.538
Published: 01 March 2001
... all Dickensians) from Hillis MillerÕs mind-forming in- troduction to the Penguin Bleak House (1971), to which it serves as epitaph. It seems a blind spot for Bowen not to have recognized Hillis MillerÕs quotation of NietzscheÕs Genealogy. If Bowen had credited Hil- lis MillerÑwhose essay actually puts...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2000; 55122–58 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903056
Published: 01 June 2000
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1999; 534480–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903028
Published: 01 March 1999
... Underwoods (1 640), the second volume ofJonson's i 6 i 6 folio (which contains Epigrams and TheForest) . It is a mixed bag of one hundred "lesser poems, of later growth" 10: poems of devotion, pastoral dialogues, hymns, verse epistles, odes, epitaphs, epigrams, speeches, songs, translations, and ele- gies...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1998; 524421–445 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2934060
Published: 01 March 1998
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1997; 523326–349 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933998
Published: 01 December 1997
... that lead to its construc- tion. The poet invokes the tradition of romantic nature poetry, in particular that of the elegy and the epitaph, but he does so in order to mark his distance from it. The topoi of the speaking monument suggests Wordsworth and the tradition of the epi- taph, while individual...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1997; 514554–568 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933865
Published: 01 March 1997
... terms "The 'Limbo' Constellation followed by two chapters dealing with poems on the nature of the self and on the experience of unfulfilled love. The last chap- ter examines the numerous epitaphs and epitaph-like poems Coleridge wrote throughout his career, including the one he wrote for himself and...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1994; 493375–377 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2933822
Published: 01 December 1994
... the critical landscape of Wordsworth studies. The title metaphor is taken from Wordsworth's third "Essay Upon Epitaphs," which claims that words are an "incarnation of the thought" rather than a "counter-spirit." Incarnation is not, for Haney, merely a meta- phor; rather, it is the Incarnation that...