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  • Books Received*

Books Received April through June 2009

Adler, Hans and Wulf Koepke. A Companion to the Works of Johann Gottfried Herder (Rochester: Camden House, 2009). Pp. 507. $90 cloth.
Anderson, Emily Hodgson. Eighteenth-Century Authorship and the Play of Fiction: Novels and the Theater, Haywood to Austen (New York: Routledge, 2009). Pp. 181. $95 cloth.
Auslander, Leora. Cultural Revolutions: Everyday Life and Politics in Britain, North America, and France (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009). Pp. 256. $19.95 paper.
Bahier-Porte, Christelle and Régine Jomand-Baudry. Écrire en mineur au XVIIIe siècle (Paris: Les Éditions Desjonquères, 2009). Pp. 476. €39 paper.
Ballstadt, Kurt. Diderot: Natural Philosopher SVEC vol. 2008:09 (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2008). Pp. 235. $145 paper.
Bernard, Bruno. Lombardie et Pays-Bas Autrichiens (Brussels: Editions Université Bruxelles, 2008). Pp. 222. €24 cloth.
Bewick, Thomas. A General History of Quadrapeds (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009). Pp. 544. $55 cloth, $19 paper.
Bloom, Rori. Man of Quality, Man of Letters (Lewisburg: Bucknell University Press, 2009). Pp. 205. $47.50 cloth.
Butterwick, Richard, Simon Davies, and Gariel Sánchez Espinosa, eds. Peripheries of the Enlightenment SVEC vol. 2008:01 (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2008). Pp. 339. $145 paper. [End Page 165]
Corp, Edward. The Jacobites at Urbino: An Exiled Court in Transition (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009). Pp. 224. $69.95 cloth.
Cronk, Nicholas, ed. Voltaire and the 1760s: Essays for John Renwick. SVEC vol. 2008:10 (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2008). Pp. 293. $145 paper.
Droth, Martina, ed. Taking Shape: Finding Sculpture in the Decorative Arts (Los Angeles: Getty Publications, 2009). Pp. 222. $40 cloth.
Esterhammer, Angela. Romanticism and Improvisation, 1750-1850 (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009). Pp. 267. $99 cloth.
Fabry, Jacques. Visions de l'au-delà et tables tournantes: Allemagne, XVIIIe-XIXe siècles (Paris: Presses Universitaires de Vincennes). Pp. 336. €24 paper.
Ferrand, Nathalie. Livre vus, livre lus: une traversée du roman illustré des Lumières. SVEC vol. 2009:03 (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2009). Pp. 282. $105 paper.
Flinders, Matthew. Gratefull to Providence: The Diary and Accounts of Matthew Flinders, Surgeon, Apothecary, and Man-Midwife 1775-1802. Martyn Beardsley and Nicholas Bennett, eds. (Rochester: Lincoln Record Society, 2009). Pp. 305. $60 cloth.
Gilman, Ernest B. Plague Writing in Early Modern England (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009). Pp. 312. $35 cloth.
Gravina, Gianvincenzo. Della Ragion Poetica (Napoli: ScriptaWeb, 2008). Pp. 261. €28 paper.
Halimi, Suzy, ed. La nuit dans l'Angleterre des Lumières (Paris: Presses Sorbonne Nouvelle, 2009). Pp. 244. €23 paper.
Hanson, Craig Ashley. The English Virtuoso: Art, Medicine, and Antiquarianism in the Age of Empiricism (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009). Pp. 344. $50 cloth.
Hayes, Julie Candler. Translation, Subjectivity and Culture in France and England, 1600-1800 (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009). Pp. 319. $60 cloth.
Jaffe, Catherine, and Elizabeth Franklin Lewis, eds. Eve's Enlightenment: Women's Experience in Spain and Spanish America, 1726-1839 (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2009). Pp. 253. $28.50 cloth.
Kendall, Calvin B. et al. eds. Conversion to Christianity from Late Antiquity to the Modern Age: Considering the Process in Europe, Asia, and the Americas (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009). Pp. 449. $95 cloth.
Kester, Scott J. The Haunted Philosophe: James Madison, Republicanism and Slavery (Lanham: Rowan & Littlefield, 2008). Pp. 128. $55 cloth.
Krupp, Anthony. Reason's Children: Childhood in Early Modern Philosophy (Lewisburg: Bucknell University Press, 2009). Pp. 259. $56 cloth.
Logos: Rivista annuale del Dipartimento di Filosofia "A. Aliotta" Università degli Studie di Napoli Federico II (Napoli: ScriptaWeb, 2008). Pp. 396. €38 cloth. [End Page 166]
Mackie, Erin. Rakes, Highwaymen, and Pirates: The Making of the Modern Gentleman in the Eighteenth Century (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009). Pp. 231. $55 cloth.
McCurdy, John Gilbert. Citizen Bachelors: Manhood and the Creation of the United States (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2009). Pp. 272. $35 cloth.
McLane, Maureen N. Balladeering, Minstrelsy, and the Making of British Romantic Poetry (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2008). Pp. 295. $99 cloth.
Mitchell, Laura J. Belongings: Property, Family and Identity in Colonial South Africa An Exploration of Frontiers, 1725-c. 1830 (New York: Columbia University Press, 2009). Pp. 252...


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