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  • Books Received*

Books Received from July through October 2018

Adelman, Richard. Idleness and Aesthetic Consciousness, 1815–1900 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018). Pp. 248. £75.00 cloth.
Anderson, Alicia K. and Lynn A. Price. George Washington's Barbados Diary, 1721–52 (Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press, 2018). Pp. 216. $34.95 cloth.
Avila, Eric. American Cultural History: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Pp. 168. $11.95 paper.
Causer, Tim, ed. Memorandums by James Martin: An Astonishing Escape from Early New South Wales (London: UCL Press, 2018). Pp. 204. $35.00 cloth.
Coventry, Angels and Andrew Valls, eds. David Hume on Morals, Politics, and Society (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2018). Pp. 408. $15.00 paper.
Fullagar, Kate and Michael A. McDonnell, eds. Facing Empire: Indigenous Experiences in a Revolutionary Age (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press). Pp. 376. $39.95 paper.
Gienapp, Jonathan. The Second Creation: Fixing the American Constitution in the Founding Era (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018). Pp. 464. $35.00 cloth.
Greene, Jack P. and Craig B. Yirush, eds. Exploring the Bounds of Liberty: Political Writings of Colonial British America from the Glorious Revolution to the American Revolution, vols. 1–3 (Carmel, IN: Liberty Fund, Inc., 2018). Pp. 2,400 (three volumes). $72.00 cloth.
Hoins, Katharina and Christoph Vogtherr, eds. Thomas Gainsborough: The Modern Landscape (Munich: Hirmer Publishers, 2018). Pp. 224, $55.00 cloth.
James, Regina M. Inventing Afterlives: The Stories We Tell Ourselves About Life after Death (New York: Columbia University Press, 2018). Pp. 392. $35.00 paper.
King, Rachael Scarborough. Writing to the World: Letters and the Origins of Modern Print Genres (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018). Pp. 272. $44.95 cloth.
Kramnick, Jonathan. Paper Minds: Literature and the Ecology of Consciousness (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2018). Pp. 224. $25.00 paper.
Lupton, Christina. Reading and the Making of Time in the Eighteenth Century (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University, 2018). Pp. 216. $49.95 cloth.
Min, Eun Kyung. China and the Writing of English Literary Modernity, 1690–1770 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018). Pp. 288. £75.00 cloth.
Newman, Brooke N. A Dark Inheritance: Blood, Race, and Sex in Colonial Jamaica (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2018). Pp. 352. $65.00 cloth.
Newman, Richard S. Abolitionism: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Pp. 176. $11.95 paper.
Rosenblatt, Helena. The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2018). Pp. 360. $35.00 cloth.
Sha, Richard C. Imagination and Science in Romanticism (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018). Pp. 344. $59.95 cloth.
Sommers, Susan. The Siblys of London: A Family on the Esoteric Fringes of Georgian England (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018). Pp. 360. $99.00 cloth.
Tankard, Paul, ed. Facts and Inventions: Selections from the Journalism of James Boswell (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2018). Pp. 496. $115.00 cloth.
Taylor, David Francis. The Politics of Parody: A Literary History of Caricature, 1760–1830 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2018). Pp. 320. $50.00 cloth.
Thomas, Keith. In Pursuit of Civility: Manners and Civilization in Early Modern England (Lebanon, NH: Brandeis University Press, 2018). Pp. 376. $45.00 paper.
Van Kley, Dale K. Reform Catholicism and the International Suppression of the Jesuits in Enlightenment Europe (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2018). Pp. 384. $38.00 cloth.

Footnotes

* Books for review may be sent to Cheryl Nixon, Reviews Editor, Eighteenth-Century Studies, Department of English, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA 02125

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Additional Information

ISSN
1086-315X
Print ISSN
0013-2586
Pages
pp. 277-278
Launched on MUSE
2019-01-18
Open Access
No
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