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Winter 2017 Books Received

Appelbaum, Robert. Terrorism Before the Letter: Mythography and Political Violence in England, Scotland, and France 1559–1642. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 276. $100.00. ISBN 978-0-19-874576-1.

Bacon, Lady Anne, trans. “An Apology or Answer in Defence of the Church of England”: Lady Anne Bacon’s Translation of Bishop John Jewel’s “Apologia Ecclesiae Anglicanae.”  Ed. Patricia Demers. MHRA Tudor and Stuart Translations 22. Gen. eds. Andrew Hadfield and Neil Rhodes. Cambridge: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2016. Pp. xii + 216. $44.99. ISBN 978-1-78188-126-2.

Bamford, Karen, and Naomi J. Miller, eds. Maternity and Romance Narratives in Early Modern England. Women and Gender in the Early Modern World. Series eds. Allyson Poska and Abby Zanger. Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. xiv + 226. $104.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-6224-4.

Beecher, Donald. Adapted Brains and Imaginary Worlds: Cognitive Science and the Literature of the Renaissance. Montreal, Kingston ON, London, and Chicago IL: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2016. Pp. ix + 486. $110.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-7735-4680-6. $39.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-7735-4681-3.

Black, Joseph, et al., eds. The Broadview Anthology of British Literature Volume 2: The Renaissance and the Early Seventeenth Century. 3d edn. Broadview Anthology of British Literature. Gen. eds. Joseph Black, Leonard Conolly, Kate Flint, Isobel Grundy, Don LePan, Roy Liuzza, Jerome J. McGann, Anne Lake Prescott, Barry V. Qualls, and Claire Waters. Peterborough ON: Broadview, 2016 (paper only). Pp. cii + 1202. $56.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-55481-290-5.

Blayney, Peter W.M. The Stationers’ Company and the Printers of London: 15011557. Vol. 2: 1547 1557. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2013; rprt. 2014. Pp. xii + 644. $132.50. ISBN 978-1-107-03857-8.

Brock, D. Heyward, and Maria Palacas. The Ben Jonson Encyclopedia. Lanham MD, Boulder CO, New York, and London: Rowman and Littlefield, 2016. Pp. xvi + 628. $135.00. ISBN 978-0-8108-9074-9.

Browne, Sir Thomas. “Religio Medici” and “Urne-Buriall.” Ed. Stephen Greenblatt and Ramie Targoff. New York Review Books Classics. New York: New York Review of Books, 2012 (paper only). Pp. xlii + 182. $14.95. ISBN 978-1-59017-488-3.

Campana, Joseph, and Scott Maisano, eds. Renaissance Posthumanism. New York: Fordham Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. viii + 336. $125.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-8232-6955-6. $35.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-8232-6956-3.

Cavendish, Margaret. The Description of a New World, Called the Blazing World. Ed. Sara Mendelson. Broadview Editions. Series ed. Martin R. Boyne. Peterborough ON: Broadview, 2016 (paper only). Pp. 240. $14.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-55481-242-4.

Cheney, Patrick, and Philip Hardie, eds. The Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature. Vol. 2: 1558–1660. The Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature. Gen. eds. David Hopkins and Charles Martindale. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xiv + 794. $215.00. ISBN 978-0-19-954755-5.

Crawforth, Hannah, and Elizabeth Scott-Baumann, eds. On Shakespeare’s Sonnets: A Poets’ Celebration. Foreword by Colin Thubron. London and New York: Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare/Bloomsbury, 2016. Pp. xviii + 94. $19.95. ISBN 978-1-4742-2158-0.

Davis, Nick. Early Modern Writing and the Privatization of Experience. London and New York: Bloomsbury T and T Clark / Bloomsbury, 2015 (paper only). Pp. viii + 238. $39.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-4742-3282-1.

Daybell, James, and Andrew Gordon, eds. Cultures of Correspondence in Early Modern Britain. Material Texts. Series eds. Roger Chartier, Joseph Farrell, Anthony Grafton, Leah Price, Peter Stallybrass, and Michael F. Suarez, S. J. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. x + 326. $69.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4825-8.

De Ornellas, Kevin. The Horse in Early Modern English Culture: Bridled, Curbed, and Tamed. Madison and Teaneck NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2014. Pp. xxiv + 214. $70.00 ISBN 978-1-61147-658-3.

Deloney, Thomas. Jack of Newbury. Ed. Peter C. Herman. Broadview Anthology of British Literature. Gen. eds. Joseph Black, Leonard Conolly, Kate Flint, Isobel Grundy, Don LePan, Roy Liuzza, Jerome J. McGann, Anne Lake Prescott, Barry V. Qualls, and Claire Waters. Peterborough ON: Broadview, 2015 (paper only). Pp. 176. $14.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-55481-210-3.

Denbo, Michael, ed. New Ways of Looking at Old Texts 5: Papers of the Renaissance English Text Society, 2007–2010. Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies 456; Renaissance English Text Society, Seventh Series Special Publication. Tempe AZ: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies in conjunction with Renaissance English Text Society, 2014. Pp. xxii + 362. $60.00. ISBN 978-0-86698-507-9.

Derrin, Daniel. Rhetoric and the Familiar in Francis Bacon and John Donne. Madison and Teaneck NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2015 (paper only). Pp. xii + 198. $39.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-61147-808-2.

Dobranski, Stephen B. Milton’s Visual Imagination: Imagery in “Paradise Lost.” Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xiv + 226. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-09439-0.

Dodd, Elizabeth S. Boundless Innocence in Thomas Traherne’s Poetic Theology: “Were all Men Wise and Innocent…” Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. xii + 244. $109.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-5397-6.

Dodd, Elizabeth S., and Cassandra Gorman, eds. Thomas Traherne and Seventeenth-Century Thought. Studies in Renaissance Literature 33. Gen. eds. David Colclough, Raphael Lyne, and Sean Keilen. Woodbridge UK and Rochester NY: D. S. Brewer/Boydell and Brewer, 2016. Pp. xx + 228. $99.00. ISBN 978-1-84384-424-2.

Donne, John. John Donne. Ed. Janel Mueller. 21st-Century Oxford Authors. Gen. ed. Seamus Perry. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xxxvi + 618. $160.00. ISBN 978-0-19-959656-0.

Donne, John. Sermons Preached at Lincoln’s Inn, 1620–1623. Ed. Katrin Ettenhuber. The Oxford Edition of the Sermons of John Donne 5. Gen. ed. Peter McCullough. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. lxii + 386. $210.00. ISBN 978-0-19-956325-8.

Donne, John. Sermons Preached at the Jacobean Courts, 1615–1619. Ed. Peter McCullough. The Oxford Edition of the Sermons of John Donne 1. Gen. ed. Peter McCullough. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xlvi + 322. $200.00. ISBN 978-0-19-957936-5.

Dubrow, Heather. Deixis in the Early Modern English Lyric: Unsettling Spatial Anchors Like “Here,” “This,” “Come.” Palgrave Pivot. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. x + 140. $67.50. ISBN 978-1-137-41130-3.

Evans, Robert C. Perspectives on Renaissance Poetry. London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic / Bloomsbury, 2015. Pp. x + 230. $90.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-4725-0570-5. $27.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-4725-0867-6.

Frank, Marcie, Jonathan Goldberg, and Karen Newman, eds. This Distracted Globe: Worldmaking in Early Modern Literature. New York: Fordham Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 244. $110.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-8232-7028-6. $32.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-8232-7029-3.

Franke, William. Secular Scriptures: Modern Theological Poetics in the Wake of Dante. Literature, Religion, and Postsecular Studies. Series ed. Lori Branch. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 260. $71.95. ISBN 978-0-8142-1292-9.

Franssen, Paul. Shakespeare’s Literary Lives: The Author as Character in Fiction and Film. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 276. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-12561-2.

Fraunce, Abraham. “The Shepherds’ Logic” and Other Dialectical Writings. Ed. Zenón Luis-Martínez. MHRA Critical Texts 46. Eds. Justin D. Edwards and Catherine Maxwell. Cambridge: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xii + 216. $17.50 paper. ISBN 978-1-78188-124-8.

Gatti, Hilary. Ideas of Liberty in Early Modern Europe: From Machiavelli to Milton. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 220. $45.00. ISBN 978-0-691-16383-3.

Griffiths, Jane. Diverting Authorities: Experimental Glossing Practices in Manuscript and Print. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 244. $99.00. ISBN 978-0-19-965451-2.

Groves, Beatrice. The Destruction of Jerusalem in Early Modern English Literature. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 276. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-11327-5.

Hackel, Heidi Brayman, and Ian Frederick Moulton, eds. Teaching Early Modern English Literature from the Archives. Modern Language Association of America Options for Teaching. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 2015. Pp. xii + 276. $45.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-60329-155-2. $29.00 paper. ISBN 978-1-60329-156-9.

Hackett, Helen, ed. Early Modern Exchanges: Dialogues Between Nations and Cultures, 1550–1750. Transculturalisms, 1400–1700. Series eds. Mihoko Suzuki, Ann Rosalind Jones, and Jyotsna Singh. Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. xiv + 262. $119.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-2529-4.

Harmer, James. Renaissance Literature and Linguistic Creativity. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. x + 206. $149.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-8000-2.

Hecht, Paul J., and J.B. Lethbridge, eds. Spenser in the Moment. Madison and Teaneck NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2015. Pp. xviii + 256. $75.00. ISBN 978-1-61147-684-2.

Herbert, George. 100 Poems. Ed. Helen Wilcox. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 170. $19.99. ISBN 978-1-107-15145-1.

Hooks, Adam G. Selling Shakespeare: Biography, Bibliography, and the Book Trade. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. x + 214. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-13807-0.

James, Anne. Poets, Players, and Preachers: Remembering the Gunpowder Plot in Seventeenth-Century England. Toronto, Buffalo NY, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2016. Pp. x + 414. $85.00. ISBN 978-1-4426-4937-8.

Johnson, Bonnie Lander. Chastity in Early Stuart Literature and Culture. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 200. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-13012-8.

Johnson, Kimberly. Made Flesh: Sacrament and Poetics in Post-Reformation England. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. Pp. 240. $59.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4588-2.

Kennedy, William J. Petrarchism at Work: Contextual Economies in the Age of Shakespeare. Ithaca and London: Cornell Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 338. $55.00. ISBN 978-1-5017-0001-9.

Kneidel, Gregory. John Donne and Early Modern Legal Culture: The End of Equity in the “Satyres.” Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies. Gen. ed. Rebecca Totaro. Pittsburgh PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 246. $59.00. ISBN 978-0-8207-0481-4.

Lobis, Seth. The Virtue of Sympathy: Magic, Philosophy, and Literature in Seventeenth-Century England. Yale Studies in English. New Haven CT and London: Yale Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 422. $85.00. ISBN 978-0-300-19203-2.

Lockey, Brian C. Early Modern Catholics, Royalists, and Cosmopolitans: English Transnationalism and the Christian Commonwealth. Transculturalisms 14001700. Series eds. Mihoko Suzuki, Ann Rosalind Jones, and Jyotsna Singh. Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. xii +376. $129.95. ISBN 978-1-4094-1871-9.

Lu, Mingjun. The Chinese Impact Upon English Renaissance Literature: A Globalization and Liberal Cosmopolitan Approach to Donne and Milton. Transculturalisms 1400–1700. Series eds. Mihoko Suzuki, Ann Rosalind Jones, and Jyotsna Signh. Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. x + 238. $109.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-6125-4.

Mattison, Andrew. The Unimagined in the English Renaissance: Poetry and the Limits of Mimesis. Madison and Teaneck NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2014 (paper only). Pp. viii + 174. $34.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-61147-771-9.

Matz, Robert, ed. Two Early Modern Marriage Sermons: Henry Smith’s “A Preparative to Marriage” (1591) and William Whately’s “A Bride-Bush” (1623). The Early Modern Englishwoman 1500–1750: Contemporary Editions. Series eds. Betty S. Travitsky and Anne Lake Prescott. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xii + 274. $149.95. ISBN 978-1-4094-3558-7.

McCarthy, Penny. Discovering the Hidden Figure of a Child in Shakespeare’s Sonnets as the Key to a New Interpretation: From Literary Analysis to Historical Detection. Lewiston NY, Queenston ON, and Lampeter UK: Edwin Mellen Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 336. $179.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-4955-0303-0.

McDermott, Ryan. Tropologies: Ethics and Invention in England, c. 1350–1600. Reformations: Medieval and Early Modern. Series eds. David Aers, Sarah Beckwith, and James Simpson. Notre Dame IN: Univ. of Notre Dame Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xiv + 436. $45.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-268-03540-2.

McGaw, William. A Concordance to the Complete Poems of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey (1517–1547). Foreword by Andrew Hiscock. Hors série. Lewiston NY and Lampeter UK: Edwin Mellen Press, 2015. Pp. xxxiv + 650. $239.95. ISBN 978-1-4955-0377-1.

Mentz, Steve. Shipwreck Modernity: Ecologies of Globalization, 1550–1719. Minneapolis and London: Univ. of Minnesota Press, 2015. Pp. xxxiv + 230. $105.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-8166-9103-6. $30.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-8166-9106-7.

Moore, Cyrus. Love, War, and Classical Tradition in the Early Modern World: Alonso de Ercilla and Edmund Spenser. Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies 444. Tempe: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2014. Pp. xiv + 242. $68.00. ISBN 978-0-86698-492-8.

Moshenska, Joe. Feeling Pleasures: The Sense of Touch in Renaissance England. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 404. $99.00. ISBN 978-0-19-871294-7.

Munroe, Jennifer, Edward J. Geisweidt, and Lynne Bruckner, eds. Ecological Approaches to Early Modern English Texts: A Field Guide to Reading and Teaching. Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. xviii + 262. $39.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-4724-1673-5.

Nelson, Karen, ed. Attending to Early Modern Women: Conflict and Concord. Newark: Univ. of Delaware Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2013. Pp. xxvi + 244. $80.00. ISBN 978-1-61149-444-0.

Orgel, Stephen. The Reader in the Book: A Study of Spaces and Traces. Oxford Textual Perspectives. Gen. eds. Elaine Treharne and Greg Walker. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xiv + 178. $45.00. ISBN 978-0-19-873756-8.

Orvis, David L., and Ryan Singh Paul, eds. The Noble Flame of Katherine Philips: A Poetics of Culture, Politics, and Friendship. Pittsburgh PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 454. $60.00. ISBN 978-0-8207-0474-6.

Pivetti, Kyle. Of Memory and Literary Form: Making the Early Modern English Nation. Newark: Univ. of Delaware Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2015. Pp. x + 188. $70.00. ISBN 978-1-61149-558-4.

Ramachandran, Ayesha. The Worldmakers: Global Imagining in Early Modern Europe. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2015. Pp. x + 294. $45.00. ISBN 978-0-226-28879-6.

Rickard, Jane. Writing the Monarch in Jacobean England: Jonson, Donne, Shakespeare, and the Works of King James. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 278. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-12066-2.

Ross, Sarah C.E. Women, Poetry, and Politics in Seventeenth-Century Britain. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. ix + 258. $90.00. ISBN 978-0-19-872420-9.

Scattergood, John. John Skelton: The Career of an Early Tudor Poet. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2014. Pp. 432. €55.00. ISBN 978-1-84682-337-4.

Servadio, Gaia. Renaissance Woman. London and New York: I.B. Tauris, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xii + 276. $19.50 paper. ISBN 978-1-78453-296-3.

Shagan, Ethan H., and Debora Shuger, eds. Religion in Tudor England: An Anthology of Primary Sources. Documents of Anglophone Christianity. Gen. eds. Roger Lundin and Debora Shuger. Waco TX: Baylor Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xxxiv + 642. $89.95. ISBN 978-1-60258-297-2.

Shami, Jeanne, Dennis Flynn, and M. Thomas Hester, eds. The Oxford Handbook of John Donne. Oxford Handbooks. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xxxvi + 848. $50.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-19-871557-3.

Smith, Daniel Starza. John Donne and the Conway Papers: Patronage and Manuscript Circulation in the Early Seventeenth Century. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. xxiv + 392. $99.00. ISBN 978-0-19-967913-3.

Smith, Peter J. Between Two Stools: Scatology and Its Representations in English Literature, Chaucer to Swift. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed in the U.S. by Oxford Univ. Press), 2015 (paper only). Pp. xii + 294. $34.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-7190-9761-4.

Stanivukovic, Goran. Knights in Arms: Prose Romance, Masculinity, and Eastern Mediterranean Trade in Early Modern England, 1565–1655. Toronto, Buffalo NY, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2016. Pp. xx + 268. $65.00. ISBN 978-1-4426-4887-6.

Teague, Francis, and Margaret J.M. Ezell, eds. Educating English Daughters: Late Seventeenth-Century Debates. With Associate ed. Jessica Walker. The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe: The Toronto Series 44. Series eds. Margaret L. King and Albert Rabil, Jr. Series ed., English Texts. Elizabeth H. Hageman. Toronto ON: Iter; Tempe: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xvi + 202. $34.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-86698-546-8.

Traub, Valerie. Thinking Sex with the Early Moderns. Haney Foundation Series. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 466. $59.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4729-9.

Turner, Henry S. The Corporate Commonwealth: Pluralism and Political Fictions in England, 1516–1651. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2016. Pp. xxvi + 318. $45.00. ISBN 978-0-226-36335-6.

Verweij, Sebastiaan. The Literary Culture of Early Modern Scotland: Manuscript Production and Transmission, 1560–1625. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xviii + 318. $90.00. ISBN 978-0-19-875729-0.

Wall, Wendy. Recipes for Thought: Knowledge and Taste in the Early Modern English Kitchen. Material Texts. Series eds. Roger Chartier, Joseph Farrell, Anthony Grafton, Leah Price, Peter Stallybrass, and Michael F. Suarez, S. J. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 314. $69.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4758-9.

Walters, Darrel. The Wit and Wisdom of Shakespeare: 32 Sonnets Made Thoroughly Accessible. Foreword by Michael Schoenfeldt. Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2016. Pp. xiv + 154. $50.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-4758-1835-2. $24.00 paper. ISBN 978-1-4758-1836-9.

Webbe, William. A Discourse of English Poetry. Ed. Sonia Hernández-Santano. MHRA Critical Texts 47. Eds. Justin Edwards and Catherine Maxwell. Cambridge UK: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xii + 168. $17.50 paper. ISBN 978-1-78188-125-5.

Weisser, Olivia. Ill Composed: Sickness, Gender, and Belief in Early Modern England. New Haven CT and London: Yale Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 286. $85.00. ISBN 978-0-300-20070-6.

Williams, John, ed. English Renaissance Poetry: A Collection of Shorter Poems. Introduction by Robert Pinksy. New York Review of Books Classics. New York: New York Review of Books, 2016 (paper only). Pp. l + 366. $19.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-59017-977-2.

Wolfe, Jessica. Homer and the Question of Strife From Erasmus to Hobbes. Toronto, Buffalo NY, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2015. Pp. xvi + 608. $110.00. ISBN 978-1-4426-5026-8.

Wyatt, Sir Thomas, the Elder. The Complete Works of Sir Thomas Wyatt the Elder. Vol. 1: Prose. Ed. Jason Powell. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xxxii + 496. $210.00. ISBN 978-0-19-922860-7.

Yale, Elizabeth. Sociable Knowledge: Natural History and the Nation in Early Modern Britain. Material Texts. Series ed. Roger Chartier, Joseph Farrell, Anthony Grafton, Leah Price, Peter Stallybrass, and Michael F. Suarez. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 348. $69.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4781-7.