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New Literary History 38.2 (2007) 407-409

Books Received
Shades of the Planet: American Literature as World Literature. By Wai-chee Dimock and Lawrence Buell. 304 pp. Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Press, 2007 $24.95 (paper).
D. H. Lawrence and Germany: The Politics of Influence. By Carl Korckel. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2007. 333 pp. $93.15 (cloth).
Eugene O'Neill's America: Desire under Democracy. By John Patrick Diggins. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2007. $29 (paper).
Ravel. By Jean Echenoz. Translated by Linda Coverdale. New York: New Press, 2007. 228 pp. $19.95 (paper).
This Wide and Universal Theater: Shakespeare in Performance, Then and Now. By David Bevington. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2007. $25 (paper).
Frontiers of History: Historical Inquiry in the Twentieth Century. By Donald R. Kelley. New Haven, CT: Yale Univ. Press, 2007. 320 pp. $45 (cloth).
Tradition and Subversion in Renaissance Literature: Studies in Shakespeare, Spenser, Jonson, and Donne. By Murray Roston. Pittsburgh, PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2007. $60 (cloth).
The Cambridge Companion to Horace. Edited by Stephen Harrison. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2007. $85 (cloth); $27.99 (paper).
Symbolism: An International Annual of Critical Aesthetics, vol. 6. Edited by Rüdiger Ahrens and Klaus Stierstorfer. Brooklyn, NY: AMS Press, 2006. $132.50 (cloth).
Professing Sincerity: Modern Lyric Poetry, Commercial Culture and the Crisis in Reading. By Susan B. Rosenbaum. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2007. 296 pp. $39.50 (cloth).
Just Below South: Intercultural Performance in the Caribbean and the U.S. South. Edited by Jessica Adams, Michael P. Bibler, and Cécile Accilien. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2007. 296 pp. $59.50 (cloth); $22.50 (paper).
The Cambridge Introduction to Walt Whitman. By M. Jimmie Killingsworth. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2007. $65 (cloth); $19.99 (paper). [End Page 407]
The Cambridge Introduction to Ezra Pound. Edited by Ira B. Nadel. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2007. $70 (cloth); $19.99 (paper).
Figures of Resistance: Essays in Feminist Theory. By Teresa de Lauretis. Edited by Patricia White. Champaign: Univ. of Illinois Press, 2007. 320 pp. $65 (cloth); $20 (paper).
Acts of Enjoyment: Rhetoric, Žižek, and the Return of the Subject. By Thomas Rickert. Pittsburgh, PA: Univ. of Pittsburgh Press, 2007. 264 pp. $60 (cloth); $24.95 (paper).
A New Handbook of Literary Terms. By David Mikics. New Haven, CT: Yale Univ. Press, 2007. 368 pp. $35 (cloth).
The Cat and the Fiddle: Images of Musical Humour from the Middle Ages to Modern Times. By Jeremy Barlow. Distributed by Univ. of Chicago Press, 2007. 120 pp. $20 (paper).
Living Attention: On Teresa Brennan. Edited by Alice A Jardine, Shannon Lundine, and Kelly Oliver. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2007. $56.50 (cloth); $18.95 (paper).
The Cambridge Introduction to Emily Dickinson. Edited by Wendy Martin. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2007. $65 (cloth); $19.99 (paper).
Reading London: Urban Speculation and Imaginative Government in Eighteenth-Century Literature. By Erik Bond. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2007. $44.95 (cloth); $9.95 (CD).
Traumatizing Theory: The Cultural Politics of Affect In and Beyond Psychoanalysis. Edited by Karyn Ball. New York: Other Press, 2007. 440 pp. $35 (paper).
I've Heard the Vultures Singing: Field Notes on Poetry, Illness, and Nature. By Lucia Perillo. San Antonio, TX: Trinity Univ. Press, 2007. 228 pp. $24.95 (cloth).
Rhetorical Drag: Gender Impersonation, Captivity, and the Writing of History. By Lorrayne Carroll. Kent, OH: Kent State Univ. Press, 2007. 251 pp. $28.95 (cloth).
A Critical Introduction to Law and Literature. By Kieran Dolin. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2007. $85 (cloth).
Dickens and the Popular Radical Imagination. By Sally Ledger. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2007. $90 (cloth).
Past Imperfect: Facts, Fiction, Fraud—American History from Bancroft and Parkman to Ambrose, Bellesiles, Ellis, and Goodwin. By Peter Charles Hoffer. New York: Public Affairs Books, 2007. 315 pp. $17.95 (paper).
Resisting Arrest: Detective Fiction and Popular Culture. By Robert A. Rushing. New York: Other Press, 2007. 210 pp. $29 (paper). [End Page 408]
Shakespeare's Sonnets. By Dympna Callaghan. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2007. 162 pp. $24.95 (paper...


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