Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Who was Jocelyn? Did Lamartine's hero have a human counterpart? The question has tantalized readers ever since the kindly priest first crept into their hearts. The vivid reality of his life suggests the possibility of having dwelt in a world of actualities as well as in a realm of make-believe.
McCormick, Mary L., "The Identification of Jocelyn" (1929). Graduate Thesis Collection. 110.