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Eighteenth-Century Studies 39.3 (2006) 415-417

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Books Received*

Books Received from September through December 2005

Abramson, Julia. Learning from Lying: Paradoxes of the Literary Mystification (Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2005). Pp. 195. $42.50.

Annales de la Société Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Vol. 46. Jacques Berchtold and Michel Porret, eds. (Geneva: Librairie Droz, 2005). Pp. 280. Paper.

Brown, Howard G. and Judith A. Miller, eds. Taking Liberties: Problems of a New Order from the French Revolution to Napoleon (Manchester and New York: Manchester University Press, 2005). Pp. 210. $74.95 cloth, $24.95 paper.

Carreta, Vincent. Equiano the African: Biography of a Self-Made Man (Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2005). Pp. 400. $29.95 cloth.

Conlon, Pierre M. Le Siècle des lumières: bibliographie chronologique, Vol. 23 (1788) (Genève: Librairie Droz, 2005). Pp. 456. Cloth.

Dall, Caroline Healey. Daughter of Boston: The Extraordinary Diary of a Nineteenth-Century Woman. Helen R. Deese, ed. (Boston: Beacon Press, 2005). Pp. 480. $29.95 cloth.

ECCB: The Eighteenth-Century Current Bibliography, n.s. Vol. 27 for 2001. Kevin L. Cope and Robert C. Leitz, III, eds. (New York: AMS Press, 2004). Pp. 776. $268.50 cloth.

Emsley, Sarah. Jane Austen's Philosophy of the Virtues (New York and Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005). Pp. 202. $65 hardcover.

Evelyn, John. Acetaria: A Discourse of Sallets Christopher Driver, ed., introduction by Tom Jaine (Totnes, Devon: Prospect Books, 2005): Pp. xxi + 130. Paper. [End Page 415]

Fischer, Barbara and Thomas C. Fox, eds. A Companion to the Works of Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2005). Pp. 410. $99 cloth.

Gordon, David J. Imagining the End of Life in Post-Enlightenment Poetry: Voices Against the Void (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2005). Pp. 169. $59.95 cloth.

Hawes, Clement. The British Eighteenth Century and Global Critique (New York and Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005). Pp. 257. $69.95 hardcover.

Heys, Alistair, ed. From Gothic to Romantic: Thomas Chatterton's Bristol (Bristol: Redcliff Press, 2005). Pp. 144. £14.95 cloth.

Jeffares, A. Norman and Peter van de Kamp, eds. Irish Literature: The Eighteenth Century (Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 2006). Pp. 402. $79.50 cloth, $37.50 paper.

Lilti, Antoine. Le monde des salons: sociabilité et mondanité à Paris au XVIIIe siècle (Paris: Éditions Fayard, 2005). Pp. 568. +30 paper.

Messer, Peter C. Stories of Independence: Identity, Ideology, and History in Eighteenth-Century America (DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Press, 2005). Pp. 258. $39 cloth.

Plank, Geoffrey. Rebellion and Savagery: The Jacobite Rising of 1745 and the British Empire (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005). Pp. 272. $39.95 cloth.

Prince, Michael. Philosophical Dialogue in the British Enlightenment: Theology, Aesthetics and the Novel (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005). Pp. 282. Paper.

Richter, Simon, ed. Camden House History of German Literature, Vol. 7: The Literature of Weimar Classicism (Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2005). Pp. 407. $90 cloth.

Rogers, Rebecca. From the Salon to the Schoolroom: Educating Bourgeois Girls in Nineteenth-Century France (University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2005). Pp. 335. $65 cloth.

Sloan, Kim. Enlightenment: Discovering the World in the Eighteenth Century (London: The British Museum Press, 2005). Pp. 304. £19.99 paper.

Smolenski, John and Thomas J. Humphrey, eds. New World Orders: Violence, Sanction, and Authority in the Colonial Americas (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005). Pp. 376. $49.95 cloth.

Spalding, Almut. Elise Reimarus (1735–1805) The Muse of Hamburg (Würzburg, Germany: Königshausen & Neumann, 2005). Pp. 614. Paper.

Spector, Sheila A., ed. The Jews and British Romanticism: Politics, Religion, Culture (New York and Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005). Pp. 334. $69.95 cloth. [End Page 416]

Thompson, Helen. Ingenuous Subjection: Compliance and Power in the Eighteenth-Century Domestic Novel (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005). Pp. 288. $59.95 cloth.

Weinbrot, Howard D. Aspects of Samuel Johnson: Essays on His Arts, Mind, Afterlife, and Politics (Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2005). Pp. 417. $40 cloth.

*. Books for review may be sent to Alessa Johns, Reviews Editor, Eighteenth-Century Studies, Dept. of English, UC-Davis, One Shields Ave., University of...


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