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Eighteenth-Century Studies 38.2 (2005) 393-395

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Books Received from March 2004 through June 2004

Amhurst, Nicholas. Terræ-Filius: Or, the Secret History of the University of Oxford (1721; 1726). William E. Rivers, ed. (Cranbury: University of Delaware Press, 2004). Pp. 500. $65.00.

Anderson, R. G. W. Anderson, M. L. Caygill, A. G. MacGregor and L. Syson. Enlightening the British: Knowledge, Discovery and the Museum in the Eighteenth Century (London: The British Museum Press, 2004). Pp. 195. e35.00 paper.

Bengtsson, Tommy, Cameron Campbell, James Z. Lee, et al. Life under Pressure: Mortality and Living Standards in Europe and Asia, 1700-1900 (Cambridge: MIT Press, 2004). Pp. 531. $45.00.

Burnard, Trevor. Mastery, Tyranny, and Desire: Thomas Thistlewood and his Slaves in the Anglo-Jamaican World (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004). Pp. 336. $19.95 paper.

Coleman, Julie. A History of Cant and Slang Dictionaries, Volume 1: 1567-1785 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004). Pp. xii + 259. $74.00.

Collins, Jeffrey. Papacy and Politics in Eighteenth-Century Rome: Pius VI and the Arts (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004). Pp. 355. $85.00.

Cope, Kevin L. and Robert C Leitz III, eds.The Eighteenth Century: A Current Bibliography, Volume 25, 1999 (New York: AMS Press, 2004). Pp. xi + 600. $238.50.

Correspondence de Mme de Graffigny, Vol. 8: July 1746 - October 1747. Nicole Boursier and English Showalter, eds. (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2004). Pp. xxiv + 552. $165.

Danzinger, Danny and John Gillingham. 1215. The Year of the Magna Carta (New York: Touchstone, 2004). Pp. 312. $24.00. [End Page 393]

de Scudéry, Madeleine. Selected Letters, Orations, and Rhetorical Dialogues (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004). Pp. 200. $25.00 paper.

de Villedieu, Madame. Memoirs of the Life of Henriette-Sylvie de Molière: A Novel. Donna Kuizenga, ed. and trans. (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004). Pp. xxxi + 192. $21.00 paper.

de Staël, Madame. Delphine. Lucia Omacini, ed. Annotated by Simone Balayé (Paris: Honoré Champion Editeur, 2004). Pp. 789. €120.00.

Dillon, Elizabeth Maddock. The Gender of Freedom: Fictions of Liberalism and the Literary Public Sphere (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004). Pp. 310. $49.50.

Ferguson, Frances. Pornography, the Theory: What Utilitarianism Did to Action (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004). Pp. 208. $18.00 paper.

Fleischacker, Samuel. A Short History of Distributive Justice (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004). Pp. 190. $39.95.

Franklin, Benjamin. The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 37: March 16 through August 15, 1782. Ellen R. Cohn, ed. (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004). Pp. 864. $90.00.

Fujii, Shiro, Yoichi Sumi, and Sakaé Tada, eds.Thématique et rêve d'un éternel globe-trotter: Mélanges offerts à Shin-Ichu Ichikawa (Tokyo: Kenkyûsha, 2003). Pp. xix + 307. $85.00.

Gippert, Susanne. Joseph Addison's Ovid: An Adaptation of the Metamorphoses in the Augustan Age of English Literature (Sankt Augustin: Gardez Verlag, 2003). Pp. xli + 249. $33.00 paper.

Gray, Richard T. About Face: German Physiognomic Thought from Lavater to Auschwitz (Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2004). Pp. lvi + 453. $44.95.

Gwyn, Julian. An Admiral for America: Sir Peter Warren, Vice Admiral of the Red, 1703-1752 (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2004). Pp. 248. $59.95.

Hanna, Nelly. In Praise of Books: A Cultural History of Cairo's Middle Class, Sixteenth to Eighteenth Century (New York: Syracuse University Press, 2004). Pp. 219. $19.95 paper.

Herder, Johann Gottfried. Another Philosophy of History and Selected Political Writings. Ioannis D. Evrigenis and Daniel Pellerin, eds. and trans. (Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Co., 2004). Pp. 224. $14.95 paper.

Ingrassia, Catherine and Jeffrey S. Ravel. Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture, Vol. 33 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004). Pp. 453. $45.00.

Kant, Immanuel. Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics with Selections from the Critique of Pure Reason.Gary Hatfield, ed. (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004). Pp. xliv + 223. $18.00 paper.

Knight, Charles A. The Literature of Satire (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004). Pp. 327. $75.00. [End Page 394]

Laura Lunger Knoppers and Joan B. Landes, eds. Monstrous Bodies/Political Monstrosities in...


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