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  • Books Received*

Books received from June through August 2014

Banks, Stephen. Informal Justice in England and Wales, 1760–1914: The Courts of Popular Opinion (Woodbridge, UK: Boydell Press, 2014). Pp. 236. $115.00 cloth.
Baudin, Rodolphe, ed. Nikolaï Karamzin en France: L’image de la France dans les “Lettres d’un voyageur russe” (Paris: Institut d’Études slaves, 2014). Pp. 228. €20.85 paper.
Boswell, James. Facts and Inventions: Selections from the Journalism of James Boswell. Ed. Paul Tankard (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014). Pp. 496. $115.00 cloth.
Burson, Jeffrey D., and Ulrich L. Lehner, eds. Enlightenment and Catholicism in Europe: A Transnational History (Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2014). Pp. 496. $46.00 paper.
Carey, Daniel, ed. Money and political economy in the Enlightenment (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2014). Pp. xii + 256. $110.00 paper.
Chua, Brandon. Ravishment of Reason: Governance and the Heroic Idioms of the Late Stuart Stage, 1660–1690 (Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press, 2014). Pp. 230. $85.00 cloth.
de Belloy, Pierre-Laurent Buirette. Le Siège de Calais. Ed. Logan J. Connors (London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2014). Pp. 242. $15.99 paper.
Dillon, Elizabeth Maddock. New World Drama: The Performative Commons in the Atlantic World, 1649–1849 (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014). Pp. 360. $26.95 paper. [End Page 257]
Di Palma, Vittoria. Wasteland: A History (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014). Pp. 280. $45.00 cloth.
Ducharme, Michel. The Idea of Liberty in Canada during the Age of Atlantic Revolutions, 1776–1838. Trans. Peter Feldstein (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2014). Pp. 296. $32.95 paper.
Erlin, Matt. Necessary Luxuries: Books, Literature, and the Culture of Consumption in Germany, 1770–1815 (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2014). Pp. 280. $29.95 paper.
Ewing, Tabetha Leigh. Rumor, diplomacy and war in Enlightenment Paris (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2014). Pp. x + 318. $101.00 paper.
Ferret, Olivier, and Anne-Marie Mercier-Faivre, eds. Biographie et Politique: Vie publique, vie privée, de l’Ancien Régime à la Restauration (Lyon: Presses Universitaires de Lyon, 2014). Pp. 300. €22.00 paper.
Filleul, Adelaide-Marie-Emilie, marquise de Souza-Botelho. Eugénie et Mathilde, ou Mémoires de la famille du Comte de Revel. Ed. Kirsty Carpenter (London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2014). Pp. 228. $15.99 paper.
Golburt, Luba. The First Epoch: The Eighteenth Century and the Russian Cultural Imagination (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2014). Pp. 402. $29.95 paper.
Harris, Bob, and Charles McKean. The Scottish Town in the Age of the Enlightenment 1740–1820 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2014). Pp. 640. $48.00 paper.
Healey, Jonathan. The First Century of Welfare: Poverty and Poor Relief in Lancashire, 1620–1730 (Woodbridge, UK: Boydell Press, 2014). Pp. 335. $29.95 paper.
Heimmermann, Daniel. Work, Regulation, and Identity in Provincial France: The Bordeaux Leather Trades, 1740–1815 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Pp. 314. $95.00 cloth.
Henshaw, Victoria. Scotland and the British Army, 1700–1750: Defending the Union (New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014). Pp. 312. $120.00 cloth.
Hodge, Christina J. Consumerism and the Emergence of the Middle Class in Colonial America (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014). Pp. 224. $95.00 cloth.
Johnson, Barbara. A Life with Mary Shelley (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2014). Pp. 232. $22.95 paper.
Kaplan, Benjamin J. Cunegonde’s Kidnapping: A Story of Religious Conflict in the Age of Enlightenment (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014). Pp. 312. $30.00 cloth.
Klausen, Jimmy Casas. Fugitive Rousseau: Slavery, Primitivism, and Political Freedom (New York: Fordham University Press, 2014). Pp. 356. $65.00 cloth.
Knee, Philip. L’Expérience de la perte autour du moment 1800 (New Haven, CT: Voltaire Foundation, 2014). Pp. viii + 312. $101.00 paper.
Kontler, László. Translations, Histories, Enlightenments: William Robertson in Germany, 1760–1795 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Pp. 272. $95.00 cloth. [End Page 258]
Koos, Marianne. Haut, Farbe und Medialität: Oberfläche im Werk von Jean-Étienne Liotard (1702–1789) (Paderborn, Ger.: Wilhelm Fink, 2014). Pp. 440. €79.00 cloth.
Laeuchli, Ann Jordan. A Bibliographical Catalog of William Blackstone. Foreword by Morris L. Cohen. Ed. James E. Mooney (Buffalo, NY: William S...


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