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  Volume 29, Number 2, 2012

Table of Contents

Early Modern Women and the Apparatus of Authorship

Guest-edited by Sarah C. E. Ross, Patricia Pender, and Rosalind Smith

Parergon Editor's Foreword

p. xi
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Articles

Early Modern Women and the Apparatus of Authorship

pp. 1-8
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The Perils and Possibilities of the Book Dedication: Anne Lock, John Knox, John Calvin, Queen Elizabeth, and the Duchess of Suffolk

pp. 9-10
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Framing the Reformation Woman Writer: John Bale's Prefaces to Anne Askew's Examinations

pp. 29-45
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'My Poor Returns': Devotional Manuscripts by Seventeenth-Century Women

pp. 47-68
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Ideal Communities and Planter Women's Writing in Seventeenth-Century Ireland

pp. 69-91
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'Scruples and Ceremonies': Lady Brilliana Harley's Epistolary Combat

pp. 93-112
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Awakening Other Spirits: Dorothy Stanley's Arcadia and the Apparatus of Authorship

pp. 113-131
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Not Understanding Mary Wroth's Poetry

pp. 133-148
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Reading Mary Stuart's Casket Sonnets: Reception, Authorship, and Early Modern Women's Writing

pp. 149-173
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Fruits of Sodom: The Critical Erotics of Early Modern Women's Writing

pp. 175-192
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From Paratext to Epitext: Mapping the Authorial Apparatus in Early Modern Women's Writing

pp. 193-201
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Reviews

Myths of the Pagan North: The Gods of the Norsemen by Christopher Abram (review)

pp. 203-204
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Local Negotiations of English Nationhood, 1570-1680 by John M. Adrian (review)

pp. 205-206
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A History of Police and Masculinities, 1700-2010 ed. by David G. Barrie and Susan Broomhall (review)

pp. 207-208
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The Texts and Contexts of Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Laud Misc. 108: The Shaping of English Vernacular Narrative ed. by Kimberly K. Bell and Julie Nelson Couch (review)

pp. 208-210
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Early Modern Women in the Low Countries: Feminizing Sources and Interpretations of the Past by Susan Broomhall and Jennifer Spinks (review)

pp. 210-212
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Governing Masculinities in the Early Modern Period: Regulating Selves and Others ed. by Susan Broomhall and Jacqueline Van Gent (review)

pp. 212-214
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Medicean and Savonarolan Florence: The Interplay of Politics, Humanism, and Religion by Alison Brown (review)

pp. 214-216
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Godly Reading: Print, Manuscript and Puritanism in England, 1580-1720 by Andrew Cambers (review)

pp. 216-218
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Twentieth-Century Chaucer Criticism: Reading Audiences by Kathy Cawsey (review)

pp. 218-220
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Ovid in the Middle Ages ed. by James G. Clark, Frank T. Coulson, and Kathryn L. McKinley (review)

pp. 220-222
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The Prodigious Muse: Women's Writing in Counter-Reformation Italy by Virginia Cox (review)

pp. 222-224
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Normandy and its Neighbours, 900-1250: Essays for David Bates ed. by David Crouch and Kathleen Thompson (review)

pp. 222-224
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Neglected Barbarians ed. by Florin Curta (review)

pp. 224-226
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Zwischen Pragmatik und Performanz: Dimensionen mittelalterlicher Schriftkultur ed. by Christoph Dartmann, Thomas Scharff, and Christoph Friedrich Weber (review)

pp. 228-230
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Renaissance Romance: The Transformation of English Prose Fiction, 1570-1620 by Nandini Das (review)

pp. 231-232
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The Female Mystic: Great Women Thinkers of the Middle Ages by Andrea Janelle Dickens (review)

pp. 233-236
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The Ephemeral History of Perfume: Scent and Sense in Early Modern England by Holly Dugan (review)

pp. 235-236
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Scale and Scale Change in the Early Middle Ages: Exploring Landscape, Local Society, and the World Beyond by Julio Escalona and Andrew Reynolds (review)

pp. 237-238
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The Hospital of Incurable Madness: L'Hospedale de' pazzi incurabili (1586) by Tomaso Garzoni (review)

pp. 239-240
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Gender, Honor, and Charity in Late Renaissance Florence by Philip Gavitt (review)

pp. 241-242
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Bastards: Politics, Family, and Law in Early Modern France by Matthew Gerber (review)

pp. 243-244
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The Production of Books in England 1350-1500 ed. by Alexandra Gillespie and Daniel Wakelin (review)

pp. 245-246
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A History of Intelligence and 'Intellectual Disability': The Shaping of Psychology in Early Modern Europe by C. F. Goodey (review)

pp. 247-248
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Diseases of the Imagination and Imaginary Disease in the Early Modern Period ed. by Yasmin Haskell (review)

pp. 249-251
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Jews in the Early Modern English Imagination:A Scattered Nation by Eva Johanna Holmberg (review)

pp. 251-253
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'Chere alme': Texts of Anglo-Norman Piety ed. by Tony Hunt (review)

pp. 253-255
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Survival and Success on Medieval Borders: Cistercian Houses in Medieval Scotland and Pomerania from the Twelfth to the Late Fourteenth Century by Emilia Jamroziak (review)

pp. 255-257
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Constructing Sonnet Sequences in the Late Middle Ages and Renaissance: A Study of Six Poets by Danijela Kambasković-Sawers (review)

pp. 257-259
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The Measure of Women, Law and Female Identity in the Crown of Aragon by Marie A. Kelleher (review)

pp. 259-261
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Word and Self Estranged in English Texts, 1550-1660 ed. by Philippa Kelly and L. E. Semler (review)

pp. 261-263
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Feminism, Absolutism, and Jansenism: Louis XIV and the Port-Royal Nuns by Daniella Kostroun (review)

pp. 263-265
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Representing Medieval Genders and Sexualities in Europe: Construction, Transformation, and Subversion, 600-1530 ed. by Elizabeth L'Estrange and Alison More (review)

pp. 265-266
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Histories, Volume I. Books 1-2: Richer of Saint-Rémi ed. by Justin Lake, and: Histories, Volume II. Books 3-4: Richer of Saint-Rémi ed. by Justin Lake (review)

pp. 267-268
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The Trials of Margaret Clitherow: Persecution, Martyrdom and the Politics of Sanctity in Elizabethan England by Peter Lake and Michael Questier (review)

pp. 269-270
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Communes and Despots in Medieval and Renaissance Italy ed. by John E. Law and Bernadette Paton (review)

pp. 270-272
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The Academy of Odin: Selected Papers on Old Norse Literature by Lars Lönnroth (review)

pp. 272-274
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Reading and Rhetoric in Montaigne and Shakespeare by Peter Mack (review)

pp. 274-276
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Persecution, Plague, and Fire: Fugitive Histories of the Stage in Early Modern England by Ellen MacKay (review)

pp. 276-277
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Music and Society in Early Modern England by Christopher Marsh (review)

pp. 278-279
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In Strange Countries: Middle English Literature and its Afterlife: Essays in Memory of J. J. Anderson ed. by David Matthews (review)

pp. 280-281
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The Arundel Lyrics. The Poems of Hugh Primas ed. by Christopher J. McDonough (review)

pp. 281-283
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Communities of Learning: Networks and the Shaping of Intellectual Identity in Europe, 1100-1500 ed. by Constant J. Mews and John N. Crossley (review)

pp. 283-285
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Gender and Early Modern Constructions of Childhood ed. by Naomi J. Miller and Naomi Yavneh (review)

pp. 285-287
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The Senses and the English Reformation by Matthew Milner (review)

pp. 287-289
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Reverberating Song in Shakespeare and Milton: Language, Memory, and Musical Representation by Minear, Erin (review)

pp. 289-290
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Performing Pedagogy in Early Modern England: Gender, Instruction, and Performance ed. by Kathryn M. Moncrief and Kathryn R. McPherson (review)

pp. 291-292
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Medieval Legal Process: Physical, Spoken and Written Performance in the Middle Ages ed. by Marco Mostert and P. S. Barnwell (review)

pp. 293-294
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Weyward Macbeth: Intersections of Race and Performance ed. by Scott L. Newstok and Ayanna Thompson (review)

pp. 294-296
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Behaving like Fools: Voice, Gesture, and Laughter in Texts, Manuscripts, and Early Books ed. by Lucy Perry and Alexander Schwarz (review)

pp. 296-298
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Settlement and Lordship in Viking and Early Medieval Scandinavia ed. by Bjørn Poulsen and Søren Michael Sindbæk (review)

pp. 298-300
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Along the Oral-Written Continuum: Types of Texts, Relations and their Implications ed. by Slavica Rankovic, Leidulf Melve, and Else Mundal (review)

pp. 300-302
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Pieter Bruegel the Elder: Art Discourse in the Sixteenth-Century Netherlands by Todd M. Richardson (review)

pp. 302-304
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England and the Continent in the Tenth Century: Studies in Honour of Wilhelm Levison (1876-1947) ed. by David Rollason, Conrad Leyser, and Hannah Williams (review)

pp. 304-306
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Mortality and Imagination: The Life of the Dead in Medieval English Literature by Kenneth Rooney (review)

pp. 306-308
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Saving the Souls of Medieval London: Perpetual Chantries at St Paul's Cathedral, c. 1200-1548 by Marie-Hélène Rousseau (review)

pp. 308-310
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The Inner Lives of Medieval Inquisitors by Karen Sullivan (review)

pp. 310-312
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Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England by Jennifer Summit (review)

pp. 312-314
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Portraits, Painters, and Publics in Provincial England, 1540-1640 by Robert Tittler (review)

pp. 314-316
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Understanding Monastic Practices of Oral Communication (Western Europe, Tenth-Thirteenth Centuries) ed. by Steven Vanderputten (review)

pp. 316-318
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Short notices

The Teaching and Impact of the 'Doctrinale' of Thomas Netter of Walden (c. 1374-1430) by Kevin J. Alban (review)

pp. 319-320
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William Barnes's Dialect Poems: A Pronunciation Guide by T. L. Burton (review)

pp. 320-321
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Imprisonment in the Medieval Religious Imagination, c. 1150-1400 by Megan Cassidy-Welch (review)

pp. 321-322
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Hernando de los Ríos Coronel and the Spanish Philippines in the Golden Age by John Newsome Crossley (review)

pp. 322-323
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Stuart Women Playwrights, 1613-1713 by Pilar Cuder-Domínguez (review)

pp. 324-325
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The Neighboring Text: Chaucer, Boccaccio, Henryson by George Edmondson (review)

pp. 325-326
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Approaching the Holy Mountain: Art and Liturgy at St Catherine's Monastery in the Sinai ed. by Sharon E. J. Gerstel and Robert S. Nelson (review)

pp. 326-327
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The Playful Middle Ages: Meanings of Play and Plays of Meaning: Essays in Memory of Elaine C. Block ed. by Paul Hardwick (review)

pp. 327-328
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Mary Wroth: The Countess of Montgomery's 'Urania' (Abridged) ed. by Mary Ellen Lamb (review)

p. 329
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Medieval Anchoritisms: Gender, Space & the Solitary Life by Liz Herbert McAvoy (review)

p. 330
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Dante's 'Commedia': Theology as Poetry ed. by Vittorio Montemaggi and Matthew Treherne (review)

pp. 331-332
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Women's Names in Old English by Elisabeth Okasha (review)

pp. 332-333
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Resonances: Historical Essays on Continuity and Change ed. by Nils Holger Petersen, Eyolf Østrem, and Andreas Bücker (review)

pp. 333-334
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John Mirk's Festial: Edited from British Library MS Cotton Claudius A. II, Vol. II ed. by Susan Powell (review)

pp. 334-335
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Studi anglo-norreni in onore di John S. McKinnell: 'He hafað sundorgecynd' ed. by Maria Elena Ruggerini with Veronka Szóke (review)

pp. 335-336
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Vernacularity in England and Wales, c. 1300-1550 ed. by Elisabeth Salter and Helen Wicker (review)

pp. 336-337
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The Ideas of Man and Woman in Renaissance France: Print, Rhetoric, and Law by Lyndan Warner (review)

pp. 338-339
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The World Before Domesday: The English Aristocracy 900-1066 by Ann Williams (review)

pp. 339-340
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Weaving Narrative: Clothing in Twelfth-Century French Romance by Monica L. Wright (review)

pp. 341-342
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Books received

pp. 343-350
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Notes on Contributors

pp. 351-353
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Research Areas

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