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Autumn 2017 Books Received 

Akel, Regina. Benjamin Disraeli and John Murray: The Politician, the Publisher, and the “Representative”. Liverpool: Liverpool Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 210. $120.00. ISBN 978-1-7813-8307-0.

Ambrose, Kathryn L. The Woman Question in Nineteenth-Century English, German, and Russian Literature: (En)gendering Barriers. Textxet: Studies in Comparative Literature 80. Series eds. C.C. Barfoot and Theo D’haen. Brill MyBook. Leiden NL and Boston: Brill Rodopi / Brill, 2016 (paper only). Pp. 238. $100.00 paper. ISBN 978-9-0043-0483-3.

Andrews, Malcolm. Dickensian Laughter: Essays on Dickens and Humour. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xiv + 194. $30.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-19-872804-7.

Arntfield, Michael. Gothic Forensics: Criminal Investigative Procedure in Victorian Horror & Mystery. Semiotics and Popular Culture. Series ed. Marcel Danesi. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xxvi + 256. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-56793-2.

Austen, Jane. “Mansfield Park”: An Annotated Edition. Ed. Deidre Shauna Lynch. Cambridge MA and London: Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 532. $35.00. ISBN 978-0-674-05810-1.

Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice. 4th edn. Ed. Donald Gray and Mary A. Favret. Norton Critical Editions. New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2016 (paper only). Pp. x + 418. $15.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-393-26488-3.

Baker, William, ed. Studies in Victorian and Modern Literature: A Tribute to John Sutherland. Madison and Teaneck NJ: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ. Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowan and Littlefield, 2015. Pp. xvi + 350. $90.00. ISBN 978-1-611-47692-7.

Bartlett, Jami. Object Lessons: The Novel as a Theory of Reference. Chicago and London: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 196. $35.00. ISBN 978-0-226-36965-5.

Bauer, Gero. Houses, Secrets, and the Closet: Locating Masculinities from the Gothic Novel to Henry James. Lettre. Bielefeld: Transcript-Verlag (distributed by Columbia Univ. Press), 2016 (paper only). Pp. 234. $40.00 paper. ISBN 978-3-8376-3468-6.

Behlman, Lee, and Anne Longmuir, eds. Victorian Literature: Criticism and Debates. Routledge Criticism and Debates in Literature. New York and London: Routledge, 2015. Pp. xxii + 450. $200.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-415-83097-3. $71.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-415-83098-0.

Ben-Yishai, Ayelet. Common Precedents: The Presentness of the Past in Victorian Law and Fiction. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015 (paper only). Pp. xii + 198. $29.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-19-023685-4.

Berndt, Katrin. Narrating Friendship and the British Novel, 1760–1830. New York and London: Routledge, 2017. Pp. viii + 276. $119.00. ISBN 978-1-4724-6375-3.

Bewell, Alan. Natures in Translation: Romanticism and Colonial Natural History. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xx + 396. $60.00. ISBN 978-1-4214-2096-7.

Bonaparte, Felicia. The Poetics of Poesis: The Making of Nineteenth-Century English Fiction. Charlottesville VA and London: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2015. Pp. xiv + 322. $49.50. ISBN 978-0-8139-3732-8.

Boucicault, Dion. The Octoroon. Ed. Sarika Bose. 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, 2014 (paper only). Pp. 136. $15.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-55481-211-0.

Bowden, Martha F. Descendants of Waverley: Romancing History in Contemporary Historical Fiction. Lewisburg PA: Bucknell Univ. Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2016. Pp. xxvi + 248. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-6114-8782-4.

Boyiopoulos, Kostas, and Mark Sandy, eds. Decadent Romanticism: 17801914. The Nineteenth Century Series. Gen. eds. Vincent Newey and Joanne Shattock. Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. xiv + 210. $109.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-2242-2.

Boyles, Helen. Romanticism and Methodism: The Problem of Religious Enthusiasm. New York and London: Routledge, 2017. Pp. viii + 208. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-4724-8528-1.

Bradshaw, Michael, ed. Disabling Romanticism: Body, Mind, and Text. Literary Disability Studies. Series eds. David Bolt, Elizabeth Donaldson, and Julia Miele Rodas. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xvi + 218. $90.00. ISBN 978-1-137-46063-9.

Brennan, David John. Murder Ballads: Exhuming the Body Buried Beneath Wordsworth's “Lyrical Ballads.”  New York: Punctum, 2016 (paper only). Pp. 154. $21.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-6927-3462-9.

Breton, Rob. The Oppositional Aesthetics of Chartist Fiction: Reading against the Middle-Class Novel. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. viii + 160. $149.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-7123-9.

Briefel, Aviva. The Racial Hand in the Victorian Imagination. Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture. Gen ed. Gillian Beer. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 232. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-11658-0.

Brodsky, G. W. Stephen. Joseph Conrad’s Polish Soul: Realms of Memory and Self. Conrad: Eastern and Western Perspectives. Vol. XXV. Ed. Wiesław Krajka. Lublin: Maria Curie-Skłodowska Univ. Press (distributed by Columbia Univ. Press), 2016. Pp. xiv + 412. $60.00. ISBN 978-83-7784-786-2.

Brontë, Charlotte. Jane Eyre. 4th edn. Ed. Deborah Lutz. Norton Critical Editions. New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2016 (paper only). Pp. x + 550. $15.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-393-26487-6.

Brunet, Michel, Fabienne Gaspari, and Mary Pierse, eds. George Moore’s Paris and His Ongoing French Connections. Reimagining Ireland 69. Ed. Eamon Maher. Bern: Peter Lang, 2015 (paper only). Pp. x + 296. $66.95 paper. ISBN 978-3-0343-1973-7.

Bubb, Alexander. Meeting Without Knowing It: Kipling and Yeats at the Fin de Siècle. Oxford English Monographs. Gen. eds. Paulina Kewes, Laura Marcus, Peter McCullough, Seamus Perry, Lloyd Pratt, Fiona Stafford, and Daniel Wakelin. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xvi + 272. $99.00. ISBN 978-0-19-875387-2.

Bundock, Christopher M. Romantic Prophecy and the Resistance to Historicism. Toronto, Buffalo NY, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 276. $65.00. ISBN 978-1-4426-3070-3.

Burkett, Andrew. Romantic Mediations: Media Theory and British Romanticism. SUNY Series, Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century. Ed. Pamela K. Gilbert. Albany: SUNY Press, 2016. Pp. xvi + 196. $85.00. ISBN 978-1-4384-6327-8.

Butterworth, Robert. Dickens, Religion and Society. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. viii + 238. $90.00. ISBN 978-1-1375-5870-1.

Buzzard, Laura, ed. The Broadview Anthology of Romantic Poetry. The 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. lxvi + 1102. $56.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-55481-131-1.

Carlson, Julia S. Romantic Marks and Measures: Wordsworth’s Poetry in Fields of Print. Material Texts. Series eds. Roger Chartier, Joseph Farrell, Anthony Grafton, Leah Price, Peter Stallybrass, Michael F. Suarez, S.J. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2015. Pp. xiv + 354. $59.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4787-9.

Cesarani, David. Disraeli: The Novel Politician. Jewish Lives. Series eds. Anita Shapira and Steven J. Zipperstein. New Haven CT and London: Yale Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. viii + 296. $25.00. ISBN 978-0-300-13751-4.

Cheeke, Stephen. Transfiguration: The Religion of Art in Nineteenth-Century Literature Before Aestheticism. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 242. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-19-875720-7.

Clapp-Itnyre, Alisa. British Hymn Books for Children, 18001900: Re-Tuning the History of Childhood. Ashgate Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present. Series ed. Claudia Nelson. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xviii + 312. $149.95. ISBN 978-1-4094-5430-4.

Cochran, Peter. The Burning of Byron's Memoirs: New and Unpublished Essays and Papers. Newcastle UK: Cambridge Scholars, 2014. Pp. xiv + 426. £57.99. ISBN 978-1-4438-6815-0.

Colella, Silvana. Charlotte Riddell's City Novels and Victorian Business: Narrating Capitalism. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. x + 268. $149.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-5473-7.

Cordner, Sheila. Education in Nineteenth-Century British Literature: Exclusion as Innovation. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. x + 164. $149.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-6747-8.

Coyer, Megan. Literature and Medicine in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical Press: “Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine,” 1817–1858. Edinburgh Critical Studies in Romanticism. Series eds. Ian Duncan and Penny Fielding. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. x + 248. $120.00. ISBN 978-1-4744-0560-7.

Craik, Dinah Mulock. The Half-Caste. Ed. Melissa Edmundson. Broadview Editions. Series ed. Martin R. Boyne. Peterborough ON and Tonawanda NY: Broadview Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. 160. $19.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-55481-275-2.

Crisafulli, Lilla Maria, and Fabio Liberto, eds. The Romantic Stage: A Many-Sided Mirror. DQR Studies in Literature 55. Series eds. C.C. Barfoot, A.J. Hoenselaars, and W.M. Verhoeven. Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi, 2014. Pp. viii + 336. $102.00. ISBN 978-90-420-3918-6.

Cronin, Richard, and Dorothy McMillan, eds. Robert Browning. 21st-Century Oxford Authors. Gen. ed. Seamus Perry. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xliv + 868. $135.00. ISBN 978-0-19-959942-4.

Damkjær, Maria. Time, Domesticity and Print Culture in Nineteenth-Century Britain. Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture. Gen. ed. Joseph Bristow. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. viii + 196. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-137-54287-8.

De Ritter, Richard. Imagining Women Readers, 1789–1820: Well-Regulated Minds. Manchester UK and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2015. Pp. viii + 232. $105.00. ISBN 978-0-7190-9033-2.

Dickens, Charles. Hard Times. 4th edn. Ed. Fred Kaplan. Norton Critical Editions. New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2017 (paper only). Pp. xii + 500. $18.12 paper. ISBN 978-0-393-28438-6.

Diedrick, James. Mathilde Blind: Late-Victorian Culture and the Woman of Letters. Victorian Literature and Culture. Series eds. Jerome J. McGann and Herbert F. Tucker. Charlottesville VA and London: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2016. Pp. xxii + 314. $49.50. ISBN 978-0-8139-3931-5.

Dossena, Marina, and Stefano Rosso, eds. Knowledge Dissemination in the Long Nineteenth Century: European and Transatlantic Perspectives. Newcastle UK: Cambridge Scholars, 2016. Pp. viii + 228. £47.99. ISBN 978-1-4438-8984-1.

Drury, Annmarie. Translation as Transformation in Victorian Poetry. Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture. Gen ed. Gillian Beer. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 304. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-07924-3.

Duncan, Sophie. Shakespeare’s Women and the Fin de Siècle. Oxford English Monographs. Gen. eds. Paulina Kewes, Laura Marcus, Peter McCullough, Seamus Perry, Lloyd Pratt, Fiona Stafford, and Daniel Wakelin. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. x + 294. $105.00. ISBN 978-0-1987-9084-6.

Economides, Louise. The Ecology of Wonder in Romantic and Postmodern Literature. Literatures, Cultures, and the Environment. Series ed. Ursula K. Heise. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. x + 216. $99.99 cloth. ISBN 978-1-137-48262-4. $95.00 paper. ISBN 978-1-349-69440-2.

Evangelista, Stefano, ed. The Reception of Oscar Wilde in Europe. The Athlone Critical Traditions Series: The Reception of British and Irish Authors in Europe. Series ed. Elinor Shaffer. London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2015 (paper only). Pp. cxii + 386. $39.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-4742-4596-8.

Faflak, Joel, and Richard C. Sha, eds. Romanticism and the Emotions. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. x + 278. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-05239-0.

Felski, Rita. The Limits of Critique. Chicago and London: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2015. Pp. viii + 228. $67.50 cloth. ISBN 978-0-226-29398-1. $22.50 paper. ISBN 978-0-226-29403-2.

Ferguson, Christopher. An Artisan Intellectual: James Carter and the Rise of Modern Britain, 17921853. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xviii + 296. $48.00. ISBN 978-0-8071-6380-1.

Ford, Mark. Thomas Hardy: Half a Londoner. Cambridge MA and London: Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xx + 306. $27.95. ISBN 978-0-674-73789-1.

Ford, Talissa J. Radical Romantics: Prophets, Pirates, and the Space Beyond Nation. Edinburgh Critical Studies in Romanticism. Series eds. Ian Duncan and Penny Fielding. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. x + 182. $120.00. ISBN 978-1-4744-0942-1.

Fraustino, Lisa Rowe, and Karen Coats, eds. Mothers in Children’s and Young Adult Literature: From the Eighteenth Century to Postfeminism. Children’s Literature Association Series. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi, 2016. Pp. xii + 276. $60.00. ISBN 978-1-4968-0699-4.

Freeman, Kathryn S. A Guide to the Cosmology of William Blake. New York and London: Routledge, 2017. Pp. xii + 242. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-4724-6712-6.

Friedman, Lester D., and Allison B. Kavey. Monstrous Progeny: A History of the Frankenstein Narratives. New Brunswick NJ and London: Rutgers Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 242. $90.00 cloth. 978-0-8135-6424-1. $27.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-8135-6423-4.

Fuhrmann, Christina. Foreign Opera at the London Playhouses: From Mozart to Bellini. Cambridge Studies in Opera. Series ed. Arthur Groos. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 268. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-1070-2221-8.

Fulford, Tim, and Michael E. Sinatra, eds. The Regency Revisited. Nineteenth-Century Major Lives and Letters. Series ed. Marilyn Gaull. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. x + 210. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-137-54337-0.

Furneaux, Holly. Military Men of Feeling: Emotion, Touch, and Masculinity in the Crimean War. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 244. $100.00. ISBN 978-0-19-873783-4.

Gamer, Michael. Romanticism, Self-Canonization, and the Business of Poetry. Cambridge Studies in Romanticism. Gen. ed. James Chandler. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. vxi + 318. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-15885-6.

Garrett, Martin. A Romantics Chronology, 17801832. Author Chronologies. Gen. ed. Norman Page. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. x + 338. $109.00. ISBN 978-1-137-27326-0.

Gay, Peter. Why the Romantics Matter. Why X Matters. New Haven and London: Yale Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xviii + 156. $24.00. 978-0-300-14429-1.

Ghosh, Ranjan, and J. Hillis Miller. Thinking Literature Across Continents. Durham NC and London: Duke Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 322. $94.95 cloth. ISBN 978-0-8223-6154-1. $26.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-8223-6244-9.

Gilkison, Bruce. Walking with James Hogg: The Ettrick Shepherd’s Journeys through Scotland. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 178. $120.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-4744-1537-8. $24.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-4744-1538-5.

Gilliver, Peter. The Making of the Oxford English Dictionary. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xx + 636. $65.00. ISBN 978-0-19-928362-0.

Gilmore, Dehn. The Victorian Novel and the Space of Art: Fictional Form on Display. Cambridge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture. Gen. ed. Gillian Beer. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2013. Pp. x + 254. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-1070-4422-7.

Goldhill, Simon. A Very Queer Family Indeed: Sex, Religion, and the Bensons in Victorian Britain. Chicago and London: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2016. Pp. vi + 338. $35.00. ISBN 978-0-226-39378-0.

Gottlieb, Evan. Romantic Realities: Speculative Realism and British Romanticism. Speculative Realism. Series ed. Graham Harman. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 244. $130.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-7486-9140-1. $29.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-7486-9141-8.

Griffiths, Devin. The Age of Analogy: Science and Literature Between the Darwins. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 340. $55.00. ISBN 978-1-4214-2076-9.

Grubica, Irena, and Zdeněk Beran, eds. The Fantastic of the Fin de Siècle. Newcastle UK: Cambridge Scholars, 2016. Pp. vi + 290. £52.99. ISBN 978-1-4438-9742-6.

Hartley, Jenny. Charles Dickens: An Introduction. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. x + 166. $16.95. ISBN 978-0-19-878816-4.

Head, Dominic, ed. The Cambridge History of The English Short Story. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii +660. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-107-16742-1.

Heffernan, James A.W. Hospitality and Treachery in Western Literature. New Haven CT and London: Yale Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. xii + 428. $65.00. ISBN 978-0-300-19558-3.

Henes, Mary, and Brian H. Murray, eds. Travel Writing, Visual Culture, and Form, 1760–1900. Palgrave Studies in Nineteenth-Century Writing and Culture. Gen. ed. Joseph Bristow. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xiv + 250. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-137-54338-7.

Herbrechter, Stefan, Ivan Callus, and Manuel Rossini, eds. European Posthumanism. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. x + 122. $155.00. ISBN 978-1-1386-7578-0.

Herford, Oliver. Henry James’s Style of Retrospect: Late Personal Writings, 1890–1915. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xvi + 272. $100.00. ISBN 978-0-19-873480-2.

Hill, Kate, ed. Britain and the Narration of Travel in the Nineteenth Century: Texts, Images, Objects. Farnham UK and Burlington VT: Ashgate, 2015. Pp. xii + 234. $119.96. ISBN 978-1-4724-5835-3.

Hiller, Geoffrey G., ed. The English Country House in Literature: A Critical Selection. Introduction by Peter Groves. Clayton, Australia: Monash Univ. Publishing, 2015. Pp. xxxvi + 302. $59.95. ISBN 978-1-922235-29-9.

Hopkins, Gerard Manley. The Collected Works of Gerard Manley Hopkins. Vol. 3: Diaries, Journals, and Notebooks. Ed. Lesley Higgins. The Collected Works of Gerald Manley Hopkins. Gen. eds. Lesley Higgins and Michael F. Suarez, S.J. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. li + 728. $150.00. ISBN 978-0-19-953400-5.

Horstmann, Sebastian. Images of India in British Fiction: Anglo-India vs. the Metropolis. Anglo-Saxon Language and Literature. Bern: Peter Lang, 2016 (paper only). Pp. 374. $85.95 paper. ISBN 978-3-631-67366-9.

Hutchings, Kevin, and John Miller, eds. Transatlantic Literary Ecologies: Nature and Culture in the Nineteenth-Century Anglophone Atlantic World. Ashgate Series in Nineteenth-Century Transatlantic Studies. Series eds. Kevin Hutchings and Julia M. Wright. New York and London: Routledge, 2017. Pp. viii + 208. $119.00. ISBN 978-1-4724-5020-3.

Jarvis, Claire. Exquisite Masochism: Marriage, Sex, and the Novel Form. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xviii + 206. $49.95. ISBN 978-1-4214-1993-0.

Keen, Suzanne. Thomas Hardy’s Brains: Psychology, Neurology, and Hardy’s Imagination. Theory and Interpretation of Narrative. Series eds. James Phelan, Peter J. Rabinowitz, and Robyn Warhol. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. ix + 242. $64.95. ISBN 978-0-8142-1249-3.

Kiberd, Declan, and P.J. Mathews, eds. Handbook of the Irish Revival: An Anthology of Irish Cultural and Political Writings 1891–1922. Notre Dame IN: Notre Dame Press, 2016. Pp. 508. $100.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-268-10130-5. $25.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-268-10131-2.

Kidd, Colin. The World of Mr Casaubon: Britain’s Wars of Mythography, 1700–1870. Ideas in Context. Eds. David Armitage, Richard Bourke, Jennifer Pitts, and John Robertson. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. vi + 250. $49.99. ISBN 978-1-107-02771-8.

Knight, Stephen. Reading Robin Hood: Content, Form, and Reception in the Outlaw Myth. Manchester Medieval Literature and Culture. Series eds. Anke Bernau and David Matthews. Manchester UK and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2015. Pp. x + 286. $100.00. ISBN 978-0-7190-9526-9.

Kövesi, Simon, and Scott McEathron, eds. New Essays on John Clare: Poetry, Culture and Community. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 244. $103.00. ISBN 978-1-107-03111-1.

Langbauer, Laurie. The Juvenile Tradition: Young Writers and Prolepsis, 1750­–1835. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 324. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-19-873920-3.

Laniel-Musitelli, Sophie, and Thomas Constantinesco, eds. Romanticism and Philosophy: Thinking with Literature. Routledge Studies in Romanticism. London and New York: Routledge, 2015. Pp. x + 266. $116.00. ISBN 978-1-1388-0550-7.

Lawtoo, Nidesh. Conrad’s Shadow: Catastrophe, Mimesis, Theory. Studies in Violence, Mimesis, and Culture. Series ed. William A. Johnsen. East Lansing MI: Michigan State Univ. Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xliv + 420. $29.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-6118-6218-8.

Lehleiter, Christine. Romanticism, Origins, and the History of Heredity. New Studies in the Age of Goethe. Lewisburg PA: Bucknell Univ. Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2014. Pp. xvi + 328. $100.00. ISBN 978-1-61148-565-3.

Lewis, Matthew. The Monk. Ed. and introduction by Nick Groom. Revised edn. Oxford World’s Classics. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. liv + 362. $9.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-1987-0445-4.

Loose, Margaret A. The Chartist Imaginary: Literary Form in Working-Class Political Theory and Practice. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2014. Pp. x + 190. $59.95. ISBN 978-0-8142-1266-0.

Lootens, Tricia. The Political Poetess: Victorian Femininity, Race, and the Legacy of Separate Spheres. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. viii + 336. $45.00. ISBN 978-0-691-17031-2.

Lutz, Deborah. The Brontë Cabinet: Three Lives in Nine Objects. New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2015. Pp. xxvi + 318. $27.95 cloth. ISBN 978-0-393-24008-5. $16.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-393-35270-2.

MacDonald, Tara. The New Man, Masculinity, and Marriage in the Victorian Novel. Gender and Genre. Series ed. Ann Heilmann. New York and London: Routledge, 2015. Pp. x + 230. $150.00. ISBN 978-1-848-93491-7.

Mangham, Andrew. Dickens’s Forensic Realism: Truth, Bodies, Evidence. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xvi + 256. $84.95. ISBN 978-0-8142-1324-7.

Markus, Julia. Lady Byron and Her Daughters. New York and London: W. W. Norton, 2015. Pp. xx + 364. $28.95. ISBN 978-0-393-08268-5.

Marsh, Kelly A. The Submerged Plot and the Mother’s Pleasure from Jane Austen to Arundhati Roy. Theory and Interpretation of Narrative. Series eds. James Phelan, Peter J. Rabinowitz, and Robyn Warhol. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. x + 286. $84.95. ISBN 978-0-8142-1297-4.

Matoff, Susan. Marguerite, Countess of Blessington: The Turbulent Life of a Salonnière and Author. Newark: Univ. of Delaware Press; Lanham MD and Plymouth UK: Rowman and Littlefield, 2016. Pp. xviii + 372. $90.00. ISBN 978-1-61149-591-1.

Mayhew, Robert J., ed. New Perspectives on Malthus. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 338.  $99.99. ISBN 978-1-1070-7773-7.

Mays, J. C. C. Coleridge’s Ancient Mariner. Nineteenth-Century Major Lives and Letters. Series ed. Marilyn Gaull. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xiv + 272. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-60257-2.

Mazzeno, Laurence W., and Ronald D. Morrison, eds. Victorian Writers and the Environment: Ecocritical Perspectives. Among the Victorians and Modernists. Ed. Dennis Denisoff. New York and London: Routledge, 2017. Pp. viii + 262. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-4724-5470-6.

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