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    • Broadsides on the Thames: the social context of The rape of the lock, II, 47-52 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Walter de Gruyter & Co., 1986)
      [From article]: As Reuben Brower has shown, allusion in Pope is a resource equivalent to metaphor and imagery in other poets1 1 R. A. Brower, Alexander Pope: The Poetry of Allusion (Oxford, 1959). . Yet it is not merely ...
    • Can a Gentleman Rage?: Ben Franklin on the Curve of Satire 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Central Piedmont Community College (Charlotte, N.C.), 2011)
      [From article]: It was the Golden Age of satire, the eighteenth century in England, and Swift, Pope, Gay, Addison and Steele, Fielding, and Jane Austen were the gold standard. Never has a country before or since produced ...
    • Main lines of criticism of Fielding's Joseph Andrews, 1925-1978 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Anglo-American Associates, 1981)
      [From article]: Unlike the inferences of a vicious Fielding that the critics draw from Shamela or a gloomy Fielding from Jonathan Wild, those from Joseph Andrews uniformly depict him as a cheerful man highly conscious of ...
    • Main lines of criticism of Fielding's Tom Jones, 1900-1978 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Anglo-American Associates, 1980)
      Except when questions of its morality got in the way of dispassionate criticism, as they did for Richardson, Johnson, and Hawkins, Tom Jones has continually been recognized as a masterpiece of design. As early as 1834 such ...
    • The Progress of Patriotism and Biography: The Battle of Trafalgar in Southey's The Life of Nelson 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (United States Air Force Academy. Department of English and Fine Arts, 1997)
      [From article]: "Every poet," said Ovid, "bears the burden of Homer" (I.i). And every biographer faces the problems and looks to the standard of Plutarch. But the biographer of a contemporary bears the burden of his times ...
    • Steele's "Curs" and Fielding's Hounds 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Oxford University Press, 1979-12)
      A discussion of the source of the names for the squire's dogs in Henry Fielding's Joseph Andrews.
    • Symbolic landscaping: Housman's Bredon hill 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Housman Society, 1982)
      [From article]: Structured by a series of juxtaposed images, A.E. Housman’s Bredon Hill articulates in a tautly symbolic way some of the elemental themes of A Shropshire Lad (1896), the book of poems in which it appears.
    • Tarsicius: a hagiographical allusion in Joyce's "Araby" 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, 1991)
      [From article]: In his story "Araby" Joyce alludes to a Roman martyr both to designate a comic touch by the narrator and to deepen the themes of disillusionment and deflated romanticism. This purposefully melodramatic ...
    • The Tone in the Tune: An Echo of Burns in Hardy's "The Darkling Thrush" 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (Pennsylvania State University Press, 2017)
      [From article:] The most anthologized of Thomas Hardy's poems, "The Darkling Thrush," is also a site of contesting themes of skepticism, agnosticism, denial, and regret [...] Yet there is a chorus of agreement about the ...
    • War in British Romantic Literary Scholarship 

      Hahn, H. George (Henry George), 1942- (University of Chicago. Press. Journals Division, 2017-11)
      [From article] But for almost a century since Henry Beers’s History of English Romanticism in the Eighteenth Century (New York, 1899), the mainlines of literary scholarship, criticism, and popular thought have viewed the ...