Out-of-Print Titles

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Academic Women, Sex Discrimination and the Law: An Action Handbook

Author(s): Adrian Tinsley, Elaine Rueben
Publisher: Commission on the Status of Women, Modern Language Association
Year: 1975

The Aims and Methods of Scholarship in Modern Languages and Literatures, 1st ed.

Author(s): James Thorpe
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The Aims and Methods of Scholarship in Modern Languages and Literatures, 2nd ed.

Author(s): James Thorpe
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Alternative Careers for PhDs in the Humanities: A Selected Bibliography

Author(s): Christine F. Donaldson, Elizabeth A. Flynn
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1982

Anglo-Irish Literature: A Review of Research

Author(s): Richard J. Finneran
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

A Bibliography of Stylistics and Related Rriticism, 1967-83

Author(s): James R. Bennett
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Bibliography of Critical Arthurian Literature, 1922-1935

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1931-36

Bilingual Education and FLES: Keeping the Child in Focus

Author(s): American Association of Teachers of French, FLES-Bilingual Education Section
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1975

Career Guide for PhDs and PhD Candidates in English and Foreign Languages

Author(s): English Showalter
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1994, 1985

Careers and Couples: An Academic Question

Author(s): Gloria DeSole
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1976

Center for Scholarly Editions: An Introductory Statement

Author(s): Center for Scholarly Editions
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

A Checklist and Guide for Reviewing Departments of English

Author(s): Association of Departments of English
Publisher: Association of Departments of English
Year: 1985

Comparative Literature as Academic Discipline: A Statement of Principles, Praxis, Standards

Author(s): Robert J. Clements
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1978

Composition and the Academy: A Study of Writing Program Administration

Author(s): Carol P. Hartzog
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Computer-Aided Instruction in the Humanities

Author(s): Solveig Olsen
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1985

Computers and Writing: Theory, Research, Practice

Author(s): Deborah H. Holdstein, Cynthia L. Selfe
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Continuing Spanish I-II; A Project of the Modern Language Association, 1st ed., 2 vols.

Author(s): Lawrence Poston, Jr., et al.
Publisher: copublished with American Book Co.
Year:

Continuing Spanish; A Project of the Modern Language Association, 2nd ed., 2 vols.

Author(s): Lawrence Poston, Jr., Eugenio Chang-Rodriguez, James M. Ferrigno
Publisher: copublished with American Book Co.
Year:

Criticism and Culture

Author(s): Sherman Paul
Publisher: Midwest Modern Language Association
Year: 1972

Directions in Foreign Language Testing

Author(s): Rebecca M. Valette
Publisher: ERIC Clearinghouse on the Teaching of Foreign Languages and of English in Higher Education, Modern Language Association
Year: 1970

Directory of Journals and Series in the Humanities: A Data List of the Periodical Sources on the Master List of the MLA International Bibliography

Author(s): Harrison T. Meserole, Carolyn James Bishop
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Directory of Master's Programs in Foreign Languages, Foreign Literatures, and Linguistics

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1987

Directory of Undergraduate Internships in the Humanities

Author(s): Washington Center
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1984

Directory of Women Scholars in the Modern Languages

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Commission on the Status of Women, Modern Language Association
Year:

Early Childhood Bilingual Education

Author(s): Vera P. John, Vivian M. Horner
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1971

Editor for the Macintosh

Author(s): Elaine C. Thiesmeyer, John E. Thiesmeyer
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 2001

"Either Way Will Hurt" and Other Essays on English, 1975: A Selection of Outstanding Essays from the ADE Bulletin

Author(s): Elizabeth Wooten Cowan
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1976

English and Foreign Languages: Employment and the Profession

Author(s): Richard I. Brod
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The English Romantic Poets and Essayists: A Review of Research and Criticism, 1st ed.

Author(s): Carolyn Washburn Houtchens, Lawrence Huston Houtchens, Northrup Frye
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The English Romantic Poets and Essayists: A Review of Research and Criticism, rev. ed.

Author(s): Carolyn Washburn Houtchens, Lawrence Huston Houtchens
Publisher: New York University Press for the Modern Language Association
Year:

The English Romantic Poets: A Review of Research, 1st ed.

Author(s): Thomas M. Raysor, Ernest Bernbaum, et al.
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The English Romantic Poets: A Review of Research, rev. [i.e., 2nd] ed.

Author(s): Thomas M. Raysor, Ernest Bernbaum, et al.
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The English Romantic Poets: A Review of Research, rev. ed.

Author(s): Thomas M. Raysor, Ernest Bernbaum, et al.
Publisher: Kraus Reprint Co.
Year:

The English Romantic Poets: A Review of Research, 3rd rev. ed.

Author(s): Frank Jordan, Ernest Bernbaum, et al.
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

English, the Preprofessional Major

Author(s): Linwood E. Orange
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1986

État présent des travaux sur J.-J. Rousseau

Author(s): Albert Schinz
Publisher: copublished with Société d'édition Les Belles lettres
Year:

Ethnic Perspectives in American Literature: Selected Essays on the European Contribution: A Source Book

Author(s): Robert J. Di Pietro, Edward Ifkovic
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Evaluation of Teaching College English

Author(s): Richard L. Larson
Publisher: Clearinghouse on the Teaching of English in Higher Education, Modern Language Association
Year: 1970[?]

Film Study in the Undergraduate Curriculum

Author(s): Barry Keith Grant
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1983

First-Line Index of English Poetry

Author(s): Margaret Crum
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

FLES and Bilingual Education: Getting the Word Out

Author(s): American Association of Teachers of French, FLES-Bilingual Education Section
Publisher: FLES-Bilingual Section of the American Association of Teachers of French
Year: 1974

FLES USA: Success Stories

Author(s): American Association of Teachers of French, FLES Committee
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1972

Foreign Language Annals, v. 1 [ISSN 0015-718X]

Author(s): American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Foreign Language Annals, v. 2 [ISSN 0015-718X]

Author(s): American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Foreign Language Teaching Techniques in FLES and Bilingual Settings

Author(s): American Association of Teachers of French, FLES Committee
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1973

Foreign Languages and Careers

Author(s): Lucille J. Honig, Richard I. Brod
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1979

French Literature: An Annotated Guide to Selected Bibliographies

Author(s): Richard Kempton
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1981

Freshman Composition

Author(s): Jasper P. Neel
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1978

A Gallery of Ghosts: Books Published between 1641-1700 Not Found in the Short-Title Catalogue

Author(s): Donald G. Wing
Publisher: Index Committee, Modern Language Association
Year:

Great Literature East and West: The UNESCO Translation Program

Author(s): United States National Commission for the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization
Publisher: United States National Commission for UNESCO in cooperation with the Modern Language Association
Year: 1967[?]

Grin on the Interface: Word Processing for the Academic Humanist

Author(s): Alan T. McKenzie
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1984

A Guide for Job Candidates and Department Chairmen in English and Foreign Languages

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Guide to Professional Organizations for Teachers of Language and Literature in the United States and Canada

Author(s): Adrienne Marie Ward, Joseph Gibaldi
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1990

Guide to Reference Works for the Study of the Spanish Language and Literature and Spanish American Literature

Author(s): Hensley Charles Woodbridge
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1987

A Guide to Serial Bibliographies for Modern Literatures, 1st ed.

Author(s): William A. Wortman
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Guidelines for Journal Editors and Contributors

Author(s): Conference of Editors of Learned Journals
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1984

Handbook for Editors of Learned Journals

Author(s): Conference of Editors
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Helping Students Write Well: A Guide for Teachers in All Disciplines, 1st ed.

Author(s): Barbara E. Fassler Walvoord
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Henry the Fourth, Part Two: A Bibliography to Supplement the New Variorum Editions of 1940

Author(s): M. A. Shaaber
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Index of Middle English Verse

Author(s): Carleton Fairchild Brown, Rossell Hope Robbins
Publisher: printed for the Index Society by Columbia University Press
Year: 1943

Instructor's Manual for Modern Spanish: A Project of the Modern Language Association

Author(s): Dwight L. Bolinger, Donald Bowen
Publisher: Harcourt
Year:

Interrelations of Literature

Author(s): Jean-Pierre Barricelli, Joseph Gibaldi
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1982

An Introduction to Bibliographical and Textual Studies, 1st ed.

Author(s): William Proctor Williams, Vivian M. Horner
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Introduction to Scholarship in Modern Languages and Literatures, 1st ed.

Author(s): Joseph Gibaldi
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 

Introduction to Scholarship, 2nd ed.

Author(s): Joseph Gibaldi 
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1992

Issues, Problems, and Approaches in the Teaching of English

Author(s): George W. Stone
Publisher: Holt
Year:

"The Language Curtain" and Other Essays on American Education

Author(s): William Riley Parker
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1966

Language Study for the 1980s: Reports of the MLA-ACLS Language Task Forces

Author(s): Richard I. Brod
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1980

A Linguistic Guide to Language Learning, 1st ed.

Author(s): William G. Moulton
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Literacy for Life: The Demand for Reading and Writing

Author(s): Richard W. Bailey, Robin Melanie Fosheim
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1983

Literary Research Guide: An Annotated Listing of Reference Sources in English Literary Studies, 5th ed.

Author(s): James L. Harner
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 2008

Literary Research Guide: An Annotated Listing of Reference Sources in English Literary Studies, 4th ed.

Author(s): James L. Harner
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1998

Literary Research Guide: An Evaluative, Annotated Bibliography of Important Reference Books and Periodicals on English, Irish, Welsh, Commonwealth, American, Afro-American, American Indian, Continental, Classical, and World Literatures, and Sixty Literature-Related Subject Areas Including Bibliography, Biography, Book Collecting, Film, Folklore, Linguistics, Little Magazines, Prosody, Reviews, Teaching Resources, Textual Criticism, Women's Studies, 2nd ed.

Author(s): Margaret C. Patterson
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1984

Literature as Exploration, 4th ed.

Author(s): Louise M. Rosenblatt
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The Little Magazine and Contemporary Literature

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Published for the Reference Department, Library of Congress, by the Modern Language Association
Year: 1966

The Medieval Literature of Western Europe: A Review of Research, Mainly 1930-1960

Author(s): John H. Fisher
Publisher: copublished with New York University Press
Year:

Minority Language and Literature: Retrospective and Perspective

Author(s): Dexter Fisher
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1977

MLA Directory of Scholarly Presses in Language and Literature

Author(s): James L. Harner
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1996

MLA Guide to Federal Programs: An Analysis of Current Government Financial Assistance Programs for Students, Teachers, Researchers, and Scholars in the Fields of English and Foreign Languages

Author(s): Kenneth W. Mildenberger
Publisher: Committee on Research Activities of the Modern Language Association
Year:

MLA Guide to the Job Search

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1996

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (6th edition) Large Type Edition

Author(s): Joseph Gibaldi
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The MLA Style Manual, 1st ed.

Author(s): Walter S. Achtert, Joseph Gibaldi
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The MLA Style Sheet, 1st ed.

Author(s): William Riley Parker
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Modern Spanish: A Project of the Modern Language Association

Author(s): Dwight L. Bolinger, Donald Bowen
Publisher: Harcourt
Year:

NDEA and Modern Foreign Languages

Author(s): John S. Diekhoff
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

New Methods in College Writing Programs: Theories in Practice

Author(s): Paul H. Connolly, Teresa Vilardi
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1986

New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare

Author(s): William Shakespeare
Publisher: J. B. Lippincott
Year: 1936

On Compiling an Annotated Bibliography (revised edition)

Author(s): James L. Harner
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

On Composition and Computers

Author(s): Deborah H. Holdstein
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1987

On the Publication of Research

Author(s): Ronald B. McKerrow, Henry M. Silver
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Options and Perspectives: A Sourcebook of Innovative Foreign Language Programs in Action, K-12

Author(s): F. William D. Love, Lucille J. Honig
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1973

Options for the Teaching of English: The Undergraduate Curriculum

Author(s): Jasper P. Neel
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Options for Undergraduate Foreign Language Programs: Four-Year and Two-Year Colleges

Author(s): Renate A. Schulz
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1979

Part-Time Academic Employment in the Humanities

Author(s): M. Elizabeth Wallace
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1984

PhD in English and Foreign Languages: A Conference Report

Author(s): Association of Departments of English
Publisher: Association of Departments of English
Year: 1973

Poetic Theory, Poetic Practice

Author(s): Robert Scholes
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The Poetical Dialogues of Solomon and Saturn

Author(s): Robert J. Menner
Publisher: copublished with Oxford University Press
Year:

Poetic Diction in the English Renaissance from Skelton through Spenser

Author(s): Veré L. Rubel
Publisher: copublished with Oxford University Press
Year:

Poetic Theory, Poetic Practice

Author(s): Robert E. Scholes
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1969

Profession 2004

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 2004

Professional Standards and American Editions: A Response to Edmund Wilson

Author(s): Modern Language Association
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1969

Prospects for the 70s: English Departments and Multidisciplinary Study

Author(s): Harry Finestone, Michael F. Shugrue
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1973

Recent Research on Anglo-Irish Writers

Author(s): Richard J. Finneran
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1983

Relations of Literary Study: Essays on Interdisciplinary Contributions

Author(s): James Ernest Thorpe
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: [1967]

A Research Guide for Undergraduate Students: English and American Literature

Author(s): Nancy L. Baker
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

A Research Guide for Undergraduate Students: English and American Literature, 4th ed.

Author(s): Nancy L. Baker, Nancy Huling
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Restoration and Early Eighteenth-Century English Literature

Author(s): Roger D. Lund
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1980

The Rhetorical Tradition and Modern Writing

Author(s): James J. Murphy
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The Right to Literacy

Author(s): Andrea A. Lunsford, Helene Moglen, James Slevin
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The Road Retaken: Women Reenter the Academy

Author(s): Irene Thompson, Audrey Roberts
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1985

Rocking the Boat: Academic Women and Academic Processes

Author(s): Gloria DeSole, Leonore Hoffman
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1981

Russian Language Study in 1975: A Status Report

Author(s): Joseph L. Conrad
Publisher: copublished with ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics
Year:

Scholars and Their Publishers

Author(s): Weldon A. Kefauver
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

School--College Collaborative Programs in English

Author(s): Ron Fortune
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1986

Science Information Personnel: The New Profession of Information combining Science, Librarianship, and Foreign Language

Author(s): Leonard Cohan, Kenneth Craven
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

A Selective Bibliography of Works Related to the Teaching of Slavic Languages and Literatures in the United States and Canada, 1942-1967

Author(s): Sigmund S. Birkenmayer
Publisher: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages
Year:

Sexual and Gender Harassment in the Academy: A Guide for Faculty, Students, and Administrators

Author(s): Phyllis Franklin
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1981

Shakespeare Variorum Handbook; A Manual of Editorial Practice, 1st ed.

Author(s): Richard Hosley, Richard Knowles, Ruth McGugan
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and British America, and of English Books Printed in Other Countries, 1641-1700

Author(s): Donald Goddard Wing
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1982-98

Spanish and Spanish-American Literature: An Annotated Guide to Selected Bibliographies

Author(s): Hensley C. Woodbridge
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The State of the Discipline, 1970s-1980s

Author(s): Jasper P. Neel
Publisher: Association of Departments of English
Year: 1979

Statement of Editorial Principles and Procedures: A Working Manual for Editing Nineteenth-Century American Texts

Author(s): Center for Editions of American Authors
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1972

Stepping off the Pedestal: Academic Women in the South

Author(s): Patricia A. Stringer, Irene Thompson
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1982

Strategies for Development of Foreign Language and Literature Programs

Author(s): Claire Gaudiani
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1984

Studies in American Indian Literature: Critical Essays and Course Designs

Author(s): Paula Gunn Allen
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The Teaching Apprentice Program in Language and Literature

Author(s): Joseph Gibaldi, James V. Mirollo
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Textbooks in German, 1942-1973: A Descriptive Bibliography

Author(s): Kathryn Buck, Arthur Haase
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Textbooks in Spanish and Portuguese: A Descriptive Bibliography, 1939-1970

Author(s): Marta De la Portilla, Thomas Colchie
Publisher: ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics
Year: 1972

Undergraduate Curriculum

Author(s): Elizabeth Wooten Cowan
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1975

The Tragedy of Julius Caesar: A Bibliography to Supplement the New Variorum Edition of 1913

Author(s): John W. Velz
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

The Transcendentalists: A Review of Research and Criticism

Author(s): Joel Myerson
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Unladylike and Unprofessional: Academic Women and Academic Unions

Author(s): Elaine Reuben
Publisher: Modern Language Association Commission on the Status of Women
Year: 1975

The Use of Manuscripts in Literary Research: Problems of Access and Literary Property Rights, 1st ed.

Author(s): James Ernest Thorpe
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1979

Using TACT with Electronic Texts: A Guide to Text-Analysis Computing Tools, Version 2.1 for MS-DOS and PC DOS

Author(s): Ian Lancashire
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Variant Spellings in Modern American Dictionaries, 1st ed.

Author(s): Donald W. Emery
Publisher: National Council of Teachers of English
Year:

Versification: Major Language Types; Sixteen Essays

Author(s): W. K. Wimsatt
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Victorian Fiction: A Guide to Research

Author(s): Lionel Stevenson
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1980, 1964

Victorian Fiction: A Second Guide to Research

Author(s): George Harry Ford
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1978

Victorian Periodicals: A Guide to Research, v. 1

Author(s): J. Don Vann, Rosemary T. VanArsdel
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

What's What: A List of Useful Terms for the Teacher of Modern Languages, 1st ed.

Author(s): Donald D. Walsh
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year:

Women in Print

Author(s): Joan E. Hartman, Ellen Messer-Davidow
Publisher: Modern Language Association
Year: 1982