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SEL Studies in English Literature 1500-1900 46.4 (2006) 957-975

Books Received
Abbott, Edwin A. Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions. Intro. Valerie Smith. New York and London: Signet Classics, 2005. Pp. xii + 148. $4.95 paper. ISBN 0-451-52976-6.
Alexander, Christine, and Juliet McMaster, eds. The Child Writer from Austen to Woolf. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2005. Pp. xvi + 320. $90.00. ISBN 0-521-81293-3.
Alter, Robert. Imagined Cities: Urban Experience and the Language of the Novel. New Haven and London: Yale Univ. Press, 2005. Pp. xvi + 182. $27.50. ISBN 0-300-10802-8.
Armstrong, Nancy. How Novels Think: The Limits of Individualism from 1719–1900. New York: Columbia Univ. Press, 2005. Pp. xii + 196. $24.50 paper. ISBN 0-231-13059-7.
Arseneau, Mary. Recovering Christina Rossetti: Female Community and Incarnational Poetics. Hampshire UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. Pp. xiv + 230. $65.00. ISBN 0-333-68395-1.
Assael, Brenda. The Circus and Victorian Society. Charlottesville and London: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2005. Pp. xvi + 240. $35.00. ISBN 0-8139-2340-9.
Auerbach, Emily. Searching for Jane Austen. Madison: Univ. of Wisconsin Press, 2006. Pp. xiv + 346. $21.95 paper. ISBN 0-299-20184-5.
Austen, Jane. The Cambridge Edition of the Works of Jane Austen. Ed. Janet Todd. 3 vols. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2005. Vol: Emma; ed. Richard Cronin and Dorothy McMillan; pp. lxxx + 600; $120.00; ISBN 0-521-82437-0. Vol: Mansfield Park; ed. John Wiltshire; pp. lxxxvii + 744; $120.00; ISBN 0-521-82765-5. Vol: Jane Austen in Context; ed. Janet Todd; pp. xxx + 474; $90.00; ISBN 0-521-82644-6. 3 vol. set: $225.00. ISBN 0-521-85717-1.
Austen, Jane. The Watsons. Completed by Merryn Williams. East Sussex: Pen Press Publishers, 2005. Pp. viii + 150. £7.99 paper. ISBN 1-904754-93-7.
Badia, Janet, and Jennifer Phegley, eds. Reading Women: Literary Figures and Cultural Icons from the Victorian Age to the Present. Toronto, Buffalo, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2005. Pp. x + 300. $60.00. ISBN 0-8020-8928-3. [End Page 957]
Baker, John Haydn. Browning and Wordsworth. Madison and Teaneck: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press; Cranbury NJ: Associated Univ. Presses, 2004. Pp. 200. $41.50. ISBN 0-8386-4038-9.
Baker, William, Andrew Gasson, Graham Law, and Paul Lewis, eds. The Public Face of Wilkie Collins: The Collected Letters. 4 vols. London: Pickering and Chatto, 2005. Vol. 1: Letters, 1831–1864; pp. lxx + 338. Vol. 2: Letters, 1865–1873; pp. viii + 432. Vol. 3: Letters, 1874–1883; pp. viii + 456. Vol 4: Letters, 1884–1889; pp. viii + 456. $540.00. ISBN 1-851-967648.
Barber, Richard. The Holy Grail: Imagination and Belief. Cambridge MA: Harvard Univ. Press, 2004. Pp. xvi + 464. $16.95 paper. ISBN 0-674-01815-X.
Bar-Yosef, Eitan. The Holy Land in English Culture, 1799–1917: Palestine and the Question of Orientalism. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2005. Pp. xiv + 322. $95.00. ISBN 0-19-926116-4.
Bieri, James. Percy Bysshe Shelley: A Biography: Youth's Unextinguished Fire, 1792–1816. Newark: Univ. of Delaware Press; Cranbury NJ: Associated Univ. Presses, 2004. Pp. 464. $69.50. ISBN 0-87413-870-1.
Bivona, Dan, and Roger B. Henkle. The Imagination of Class: Masculinity and the Victorian Urban Poor. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2006. Pp. xvi + 208. $39.95. ISBN 0-8142-1019-8.
Boardman, Kay, and Shirley Jones, eds. Popular Victorian Women Writers. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press, 2004. Pp. x + 246. $74.95. ISBN 0-7190-6450-3.
Borkowska, Ewa. At the Threshold of Mystery: Poetic Encounters with Other(ness). Literary and Cultural Theory 18. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2005. Pp. 244. $47.95 paper. ISBN 0-8204-7364-2.
Bowen, John, and Robert L. Patten, eds. Palgrave Advances in Charles Dickens Studies. Hampshire UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. Pp. x + 334. $34.95 paper. ISBN 1-4039-1286-6.
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