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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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0077


Early Modern Women and the Apparatus of Authorship

pp. 1-8 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0119

The Perils and Possibilities of the Book Dedication: Anne Lock, John Knox, John Calvin, Queen Elizabeth, and the Duchess of Suffolk

pp. 9-10 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0133

Framing the Reformation Woman Writer: John Bale's Prefaces to Anne Askew's Examinations

pp. 29-45 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0057

'My Poor Returns': Devotional Manuscripts by Seventeenth-Century Women

pp. 47-68 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0071

Ideal Communities and Planter Women's Writing in Seventeenth-Century Ireland

pp. 69-91 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0085

'Scruples and Ceremonies': Lady Brilliana Harley's Epistolary Combat

pp. 93-112 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0099

Awakening Other Spirits: Dorothy Stanley's Arcadia and the Apparatus of Authorship

pp. 113-131 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0113

Not Understanding Mary Wroth's Poetry

pp. 133-148 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0127

Reading Mary Stuart's Casket Sonnets: Reception, Authorship, and Early Modern Women's Writing

pp. 149-173 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0141

Fruits of Sodom: The Critical Erotics of Early Modern Women's Writing

pp. 175-192 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0065

From Paratext to Epitext: Mapping the Authorial Apparatus in Early Modern Women's Writing

pp. 193-201 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0079


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

pp. 203-204 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0093

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

pp. 205-206 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0107

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

pp. 207-208 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0122

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0136

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

pp. 210-212 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0060

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

pp. 212-214 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0074

Medicean and Savonarolan Florence: The Interplay of Politics, Humanism, and Religion by Alison Brown (review)

pp. 214-216 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0088

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

pp. 216-218 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0102

Twentieth-Century Chaucer Criticism: Reading Audiences by Kathy Cawsey (review)

pp. 218-220 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0116

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

pp. 220-222 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0130

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

pp. 222-224 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0054

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

pp. 222-224 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0068

Neglected Barbarians ed. by Florin Curta (review)

pp. 224-226 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0082

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

pp. 228-230 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0096

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

pp. 231-232 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0110

The Female Mystic: Great Women Thinkers of the Middle Ages by Andrea Janelle Dickens (review)

pp. 233-236 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0125

The Ephemeral History of Perfume: Scent and Sense in Early Modern England by Holly Dugan (review)

pp. 235-236 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0139

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0063

The Hospital of Incurable Madness: L'Hospedale de' pazzi incurabili (1586) by Tomaso Garzoni (review)

pp. 239-240 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0091

Gender, Honor, and Charity in Late Renaissance Florence by Philip Gavitt (review)

pp. 241-242 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0105

Bastards: Politics, Family, and Law in Early Modern France by Matthew Gerber (review)

pp. 243-244 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0120

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

pp. 245-246 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0134

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

pp. 247-248 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0058

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

pp. 249-251 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0072

Jews in the Early Modern English Imagination:A Scattered Nation by Eva Johanna Holmberg (review)

pp. 251-253 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0086

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

pp. 253-255 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0100

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0114

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

pp. 257-259 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0128

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

pp. 259-261 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0142

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

pp. 261-263 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0066

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

pp. 263-265 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0080

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0094

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0108

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0123

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

pp. 270-272 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0137

The Academy of Odin: Selected Papers on Old Norse Literature by Lars Lönnroth (review)

pp. 272-274 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0061

Reading and Rhetoric in Montaigne and Shakespeare by Peter Mack (review)

pp. 274-276 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0075

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

pp. 276-277 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0089

Music and Society in Early Modern England by Christopher Marsh (review)

pp. 278-279 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0103

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

pp. 280-281 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0117

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

pp. 281-283 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0073

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0131

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

pp. 285-287 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0055

The Senses and the English Reformation by Matthew Milner (review)

pp. 287-289 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0069

Reverberating Song in Shakespeare and Milton: Language, Memory, and Musical Representation by Minear, Erin (review)

pp. 289-290 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0083

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

pp. 291-292 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0097

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

pp. 293-294 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0111

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

pp. 294-296 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0126

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

pp. 296-298 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0140

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

pp. 298-300 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0064

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0078

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

pp. 302-304 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0092

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0106

Mortality and Imagination: The Life of the Dead in Medieval English Literature by Kenneth Rooney (review)

pp. 306-308 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0121

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

pp. 308-310 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0135

The Inner Lives of Medieval Inquisitors by Karen Sullivan (review)

pp. 310-312 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0059

Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England by Jennifer Summit (review)

pp. 312-314 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0145

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

pp. 314-316 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0144

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

pp. 316-318 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0087

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0101

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

pp. 320-321 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0115

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

pp. 321-322 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0129

Hernando de los Ríos Coronel and the Spanish Philippines in the Golden Age by John Newsome Crossley (review)

pp. 322-323 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0143

Stuart Women Playwrights, 1613-1713 by Pilar Cuder-Domínguez (review)

pp. 324-325 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0067

The Neighboring Text: Chaucer, Boccaccio, Henryson by George Edmondson (review)

pp. 325-326 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0081

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0095

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 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0109

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

p. 329 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0124

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

p. 330 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0138

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

pp. 331-332 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0062

Women's Names in Old English by Elisabeth Okasha (review)

pp. 332-333 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0076

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

pp. 333-334 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0090

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

pp. 334-335 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0104

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

pp. 335-336 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0118

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

pp. 336-337 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0132

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

pp. 338-339 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0056

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

pp. 339-340 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0070

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

pp. 341-342 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0084

Books received

pp. 343-350 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0098

Notes on Contributors

pp. 351-353 | DOI: 10.1353/pgn.2012.0112

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