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  • Books Received*

Books received from December 2016 through February 2017

Bannet, Eve Tavor, and Roxann Wheeler, eds. Studies in Eighteenth-Century Culture: Volume 46 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017). Pp. 304. $45.00 cloth.
Brodsky, Claudia, and Eloy LaBrada, eds. Inventing Agency: Essays on the Literary and Philosophical Production of the Modern Subject (New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017). Pp. 272. $27.95 paper.
Cañizares-Esguerra, Jorge, Matt D. Childs, and James Sidbury, eds. The Black Urban Atlantic in the Age of the Slave Trade (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016). Pp. 384. $24.95 paper.
Carlson, Julia S. Romantic Marks and Measures: Wordsworth’s Poetry in Fields of Print (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016). Pp. 368. $59.95 cloth.
Châtel, Laurent. William Beckford: The Elusive Orientalist (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2016). Pp. xvi + 268. $100.00 paper.
Cheney, Paul. Cul de Sac: Patrimony, Capitalism, and Slavery in French Saint-Domingue (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2017). Pp. 264. $40.00 cloth.
Contosta, David R. America’s Needless Wars: Cautionary Tales of US Involvement in the Philippines, Vietnam, and Iraq (Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2017). Pp. 206. $24.00 cloth.
Cotoni, Marie-Hélène. Les Dégoûts de Voltaire: exploration d’une sensibilité complexe (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 2017). Pp. xii + 312. $95.00 paper.
Denton, Chad. Decadence, Radicalism, and the Early Modern French Nobility: The Enlightened and Depraved (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017). Pp. 180. $80.00 cloth. [End Page 461]
Farge, Arlette, and Michel Foucault. Disorderly Families: Infamous Letters from the Bastille Archives. Edited by Nancy Luxon. Translated by Thomas Scott-Railton (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2016). Pp. 344. $40.00 cloth.
Faull, Katherine M., ed. Speaking to Body and Soul: Instructions for the Moravian Choir Helpers, 1785–1786 (University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 2017). Pp. 200. $19.95 paper.
Feros, Antonio. Speaking of Spain: The Evolution of Race and Nation in the Hispanic World (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2017). Pp. 384. $45.00 cloth.
Fraser, Elisabeth A. Mediterranean Encounters: Artists Between Europe and the Ottoman Empire, 1774–1839 (University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 2017). Pp. 320. $89.95 cloth.
Freeman, Lisa A. Antitheatricality and the Body Public (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017). Pp. 376. $55.00 cloth.
Gamer, Michael. Romanticism, Self-Canonization, and the Business of Poetry (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017). Pp. 330. $99.99 cloth.
Garric, Jean-Philippe, ed. Charles Percier: Architecture and Design in an Age of Revolutions (New York: Bard Graduate Center Gallery, 2016). Pp. 304. $75.00 cloth.
Green, Emily H., and Catherine Mayes, eds. Consuming Music: Individuals, Institutions, Communities, 1730–1830 (Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2017). Pp. 264. $99.00 cloth.
Hill, Jack A. Adam Ferguson and Ethical Integrity: The Man and His Prescriptions for the Moral Life (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017). Pp. 308. $95.00 cloth.
Hinderaker, Eric. Boston’s Massacre (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 2017). Pp. 384. $29.95 cloth.
Hoxby, Blair, and Ann Baynes Coiro, eds. Milton in the Long Restoration (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016). Pp. 550. $135.00 cloth.
Kopp, Édouard. The Learned Draftsman: Edme Bouchardon (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2017). Pp. 336. $64.95 cloth.
Léchot, Timothée. “Ayons aussi une poésie nationale”: Affirmation d’une périphérie littéraire en Suisse (1730–1830) (Geneva: Librairie Droz, 2017). Pp. 608. $54.00 paper.
Lehleiter, Christine. Romanticism, Origins, and the History of Heredity (Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press, 2017). Pp. 338. $49.99 paper.
Lezay-Marnézia, Claude-François-Adrien. Letters Written from the Banks of the Ohio. Edited by Benjamin Hoffman. Translated by Alan J. Singerman (University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 2017). Pp. 232. $89.95 cloth.
Marmontel, Jean-François. Les Incas, ou la destruction de l’Empire du Pérou (Société des Textes Français Modernes 255). Edited by Pierino Gallo (Paris: Classiques Garnier, 2016). Pp. 629. €40.00 paper. [End Page 462]
McBride, Spencer W. Pulpit and Nation: Clergymen and the Politics of Revolutionary America (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2016). Pp. 272. $39.50 cloth.
McLean, Ralph, Ronnie Young, and Kenneth Simpson, eds. The Scottish Enlightenment and Literary Culture...


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