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  Volume 46, Number 1, Fall 2012

Table of Contents

Editor's Note

p. 1

An Air of History: Joseph Wright's and Robert Boyle's Air Pump Narratives

pp. 1-28

Mastering the Connoisseur's Eye: Paintings, Criticism, and the Canon in Dutch and Flemish Travel Culture, 1600-1750

pp. 29-56

Name Hunting, Visual Characteristics, and "New Old Masters": Tracking the Taste for Paintings at Eighteenth-Century Auctions

pp. 57-84

Learning to Look: Visual Expertise across Art and Science in Eighteenth-Century France

pp. 85-111

Edward Bysshe and The Art of English Poetry: Reading Writing in the Eighteenth Century

pp. 113-129

Review Articles

"He reviews without Fear, and acts without fainting": Defoe's Review

pp. 131-142

Families, Culture, and the British Atlantic

pp. 143-146

Vauxhall Gardens: A History (review)

pp. 143-146

Indians in Local Places: Towns, Outposts, and Colonialism in Eighteenth-Century North America

pp. 146-150

America's "Cumbersome Democracy" in Print: Histories of Reading and Writing in Early America

pp. 151-154

Single Title Reviews

Reproducing Women: Medicine, Metaphor, and Childbirth in Late Imperial China (review)

pp. 155-157

Der Platz des Publikums: Modelle für Kunstöffentlichkeit im 18. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 157-159

The Black Legend of Prince Rupert's Dog: Witchcraft and Propaganda during the English Civil War (review)

pp. 159-160

The Bookrunner: A History of Inter-American Relations—Print, Politics, and Commerce in the United States and Mexico, 1800-1830 (review)

pp. 162-164

Making Ukraine. Studies on Political Culture, Historical Narrative, and Identity (review)

pp. 164-166

A Forest on the Sea: Environmental Expertise in Renaissance Venice (review)

pp. 166-167

Conversable Worlds: Literature, Contention, & Community 1762 to 1830 (review)

pp. 167-169

Conference Review

The Enlightenment Pope: Benedict XIV (1675-1758) (review)

pp. 171-174

Books Received

pp. 175-180

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