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Winter 2018 Books Received

Anderson, Judith H. Light and Death: Figuration in Spenser, Kepler, Donne, Milton. New York: Fordham Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. x + 318. $65.00. ISBN 978-0-8232-7277-8.

Andrea, Bernadette. The Lives of Girls and Women from the Islamic World in Early Modern British Literature and Culture. Toronto, Buffalo NY, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 252. $65.00. ISBN 978-4875-0125-9.

Archer, Harriet, and Andrew Hadfield, eds. “A Mirror for Magistrates” in Context: Literature, History, and Politics in Early Modern England. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 258. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-10435-8.

Bailey, Amanda, and Mario DiGangi, eds. Affect Theory and Early Modern Texts: Politics, Ecologies, and Form. Palgrave Studies in Affect Theory and Literary Criticism. Series eds. Adam Frank and Joel Faflak. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Pp. xiv + 234. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-57074-1.

Baldo, Jonathan, and Isabel Karremann. Forms of Faith: Literary Form and Religious Conflict in Early Modern England. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2017. Pp. xii + 252. $110.00. ISBN 978-0-7190-9681-5.

Bassnett, Madeline. Women, Food Exchange, and Governance in Early Modern England. Early Modern Literature in History. Gen. eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. x + 252. $99.99. ISBN 978-3-319-40867-5.

Bates, Catherine. On Not Defending Poetry: Defence and Indefensibility in Sidney's “Defence of Poesy.” Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xviii + 302. $105.00. ISBN 978-0-19-879377-9.

Blake, Liza, and Kathryn Vomero Santos, eds. Arthur Golding’s “A Moral Fabletalk” and Other Renaissance Fable Translations. MHRA Tudor and Stuart Translations 12. Gen. eds. Andrew Hadfield and Neil Rhodes. Cambridge: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2017. Pp. xviii + 576. $45.00. ISBN 978-1-78188-606-9.

Brayman, Heidi, Jesse M. Lander, and Zachary Lesser, eds. The Book in History, The Book as History: New Intersections of the Material Text: Essays in Honor of David Scott Kastan. The Beinecke Series in the History of the Book. Series ed. Kathryn James. New Haven CT: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library (distributed by Yale Univ. Press), 2016 (paper only). Pp. 420. $25.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-300-22316-3.

Brotton, Jerry. This Orient Isle: Elizabethan England and the Islamic World. London: Allen Lane, 2016. Pp. xvi + 368. £20.00. ISBN 978-0-241-00402-9.

Brown, Cedric C. Friendship and its Discourses in the Seventeenth Century. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 242. $90.00. ISBN 978-0-19-879079-2.

Browne, Sir Thomas. “Urne Buriall” and “The Garden of Cyprus.” Ed. John Carter. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 1967; rprt 2016 (paper only). Pp. viii + 122. $26.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-316-60686-5.

Chapman, Alison A. The Legal Epic: “Paradise Lost” and the Early Modern Law. Chicago and London: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 292. $40.00. ISBN 978-0-226-43513-8.

Chapman, George. Homer’s “Odyssey.” Ed. Gordon Kendal. MHRA Tudor and Stuart Translations 21. Gen. eds. Andrew Hadfield and Neil Rhodes. Cambridge UK: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2016. Pp. x + 506. $45.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-78188-121-7. $27.00 paper. ISBN 978-1-78188-122-4.

Charalampous, Charis. Rethinking the Mind-Body Relationship in Early Modern Literature, Philosophy, and Medicine: The Renaissance of the Body. Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture 27. London and New York: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xii + 170. $148.00. ISBN 978-1-1388-2391-4.

Chess, Simone. Male-to-Female Crossdressing in Early Modern English Literature: Gender, Performance, and Queer Relations. Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture. New York and London: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xii + 198. $145.00. ISBN 978-1-1389-5121-1.

Clegg, Cyndia Susan. Shakespeare's Reading Audiences: Early Modern Books and Audience Interpretation. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. vi + 234. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-19064-1.

Crawford, Jason. Allegory and Enchantment: An Early Modern Poetics. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. x + 230. $80.00. ISBN 978-0-19-878804-1.

Crawforth, Hannah, Elizabeth Scott-Baumann, and Clare Whitehead, eds. The Sonnets: The State of Play. Arden Shakespeare State of Play. Series eds. Lena Cowen Orlin and Ann Thompson. London and New York: Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare/Bloomsbury, 2017. Pp. xviii + 294. $102.00. ISBN 978-1-4742-7713-6.

Cummings, Brian, and James Simpson, eds. Cultural Reformations: Medieval and Renaissance in Literary History. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xii + 690. $70.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-1987-2447-6.

Daybell, James, and Andrew Gordon, eds. Women and Epistolary Agency in Early Modern Culture, 1450–1690. Women and Gender in the Early Modern World. Series eds. Allyson Poska and Abby Zanger. London and New York: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xvi +264. $149.95. ISBN 978-1-4724-7826-9.

De Gaynesford, Maximilian. The Rift in the Lute: Attuning Poetry and Philosophy. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xiv + 306. $80.00. ISBN 978-0-19-879726-5.

Decamp, Eleanor. Civic and Medical Worlds in Early Modern England: Performing Barbery and Surgery. Early Modern Literature in History. Gen. eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xii + 282. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-137-47155-0.

Desan, Philippe, ed. The Oxford Handbook of Montaigne. Oxford Handbooks. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xxii + 818. $150.00. ISBN 978-0-19-021533-0.

Ditchfield, Simon, and Helen Smith, eds. Conversions: Gender and Religious Change in Early Modern Europe. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2017. Pp. xvi + 338. $110.00. ISBN 978-0-7190-9915-1.

Donne, John. Sermons Preached at St Paul’s Cathedral, 1626. Ed. Mary Ann Lund. The Oxford Edition of the Sermons of John Donne 12. Gen. ed. Peter McCullough. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. lx + 372. $190.00. ISBN 978-0-19-957858-0.

Donne, John. The Variorum Edition of the Poetry of John Donne. Vol. 3: The Satyres. Ed. Gary Stringer. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. cviii +1052. $80.00. ISBN 978-0-253-01290-6.

Donovan, Kevin J., and Thomas Festa, eds. Milton, Materialism, and Embodiment: One First Matter All. Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies. Gen. ed. Rebecca Totaro. Pittsburgh PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. viii + 256. $70.00. ISBN 978-0-8207-0702-0.

Duckert, Lowell. For All Waters: Finding Ourselves in Early Modern Wetscapes. Minneapolis and London: Univ. of Minnesota Press, 2017. Pp. xxvi + 310. $120.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-5179-0046-5. $30.00 paper. ISBN 978-1-5179-0047-2.

Eggert, Katherine. Disknowledge: Literature, Alchemy, and the End of Humanism in Renaissance England. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press (in cooperation with Folger Shakespeare Library), 2015. Pp. xii + 356. $55.00. ISBN 978-0-8122-4751-0.

Eklund, Hillary, ed. Ground-Work: English Renaissance Literature and Soil Science. Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies. Gen. ed. Rebecca Totaro. Pittsburgh PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. viii + 296. $70.00. ISBN 978-0-8207-0499-9.

Engel, William E., Rory Loughnane, and Grant Williams, eds. The Memory Arts in Renaissance England: A Critical Anthology. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xviii + 382. $99.99 cloth. ISBN 978-1-107-08681-4. $29.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-107-45167-4.

Escobedo, Andrew, ed. Edmund Spenser in Context. Literature in Context. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xx + 388. $120.00. ISBN 978-1-107-09453-6.

Escobedo, Andrew. Volition’s Face: Personification and the Will in Renaissance Literature. ReFormations: Medieval and Early Modern. Series eds. David Aers, Sara Beckwith, and James Simpson. Notre Dame IN: Univ. of Notre Dame Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 330. $80.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-268-10166-4. $40.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-268-10167-1.

Fenton, Mary C., and Louis Schwartz, eds. With Wandering Steps: Generative Ambiguity in Milton’s Poetics. Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies. Gen. ed. Rebecca Totaro. Pittsburgh PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xx + 244. $70.00. ISBN 978-0-8207-0488-3.

Fitzpatrick, Joan, ed. Three Sixteenth-Century Dietaries. Revels Plays Companion Library. Gen. eds. Susan Brock, Susan Cerasano, Paul Edmondson, and Grace Ioppolo. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed in the USA by Oxford Univ. Press), 2017. Pp. viii + 332. $110.00. ISBN 978-0-7190-8113-2.

Furey, Constance M. Poetic Relations: Intimacy and Faith in the English Reformation. Chicago and London: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2017. Pp. xvi +248. $64.99. ISBN 978-0-226-43415-5.

Garrison, John S., and Kyle Pivetti, eds. Sexuality and Memory in Early Modern England: Literature and the Erotics of Recollection. Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture 28. London and New York: Routledge, 2016. Pp. x + 274. $148.00. ISBN 978-1-1388-4438-4.

Gibbons, Daniel R. Conflicts of Devotion: Liturgical Poetics in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century England. Notre Dame IN: Univ. of Notre Dame Press, 2017. Pp. x + 338. $60.00. ISBN 978-0-268-10134-3.

Gillespie, Katharine. Women Writing the English Republic, 1625–1681. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 356. $120.00. ISBN 978-1-107-14912-0.

Glomski, Jacqueline, and Isabelle Moreau, eds. Seventeenth-Century Fiction: Text and Transmission. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 228. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-19-873726-1.

Grzegorzewska, Małgorazata. George Herbert and Post-phenomenology: A Gift for Our Times. Transatlantic Studies in British and North American Culture. Ed. Marek Wilczyński. Bern: Peter Lang, 2016. Pp. 248. $60.95. ISBN 978-3-631-66152-9.

Grzegorzewska, Małgorzata, Jean Ward, and Mark Burrows, eds. Breaking the Silence: Poetry and the Kenotic Word. Transatlantic Studies in British and North American Culture 10. Ed. Marek Wilczyński. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Edition/Peter Lang GmbH, 2015. Pp. 268. $72.95. ISBN 978-3-631-65514-6.

Hile, Rachel E. Spenserian Satire: A Tradition of Indirection. The Manchester Spenser. Gen. ed. J. B. Lethbridge. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2017. Pp. viii + 202. $100.00. ISBN 978-0-7190-8808-7.

Hoxby, Blair, and Ann Baynes Coiro, eds. Milton in the Long Restoration. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xx+ 636. $135.00. ISBN 978-0-19-876977-4.

Hui, Andrew. The Poetics of Ruins in Renaissance Literature. Verbal Arts: Studies in Poetics. Series eds. Lazar Fleishman and Haun Saussy. New York: Fordham Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 284. $95.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-8232-7335-5. $28.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-8232-7431-4.

Iacono Lobo, Giuseppina. Writing Conscience and the Nation in Revolutionary England. Toronto, Buffalo NY, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2017. Pp. x + 254. $75.00. ISBN 978-1-4875-0120-4.

Issa, Islam. Milton in the Arab-Muslim World. London and New York: Routledge, 2017. Pp. xx + 266. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-4724-8480-2.

Killeen, Kevin. The Political Bible in Early Modern England. Cambridge Studies in Early Modern British History. Series eds. John Morrill, Ethan Shagan, Alex Shepard, and Alexandra Walsham. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 316. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-10797-7.

King, Andrew, and Matthew Woodcock, eds. Medieval into Renaissance: Essays for Helen Cooper. Woodbridge UK and Rochester NY: D. S. Brewer/Boydell and Brewer, 2016. Pp. x + 286. $99.00. ISBN 978-1-84384-432-7.

Knight, Mark, ed. The Routledge Companion to Literature and Religion. Routledge Literature Companions. New York and Abingdon UK: Routledge, 2016. Pp. xvi + 466. $240.00. ISBN 978-0-415-83405-6.

Knowles, James. Politics and Political Culture in the Court Masque. Early Modern Literature in History. Gen. eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015. Pp. viii + 292. $85.00. ISBN 978-0-230-00894-6.

Kowalchuk, Kristine, ed. Preserving on Paper: Seventeenth-Century Englishwomen’s Receipt Books. Studies in Book and Print Culture. Gen. ed. Leslie Howsam. Toronto, Buffalo NY, and London: Univ. of Toronto Press, 2017. Pp. xiv + 378. $85.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-4875-0006-1. $34.95 paper. ISBN 978-1-4875-2003-8.

Lavezzo, Kathy. The Accommodated Jew: English Antisemitism from Bede to Milton. Ithaca and London: Cornell Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xviii + 378. $65.00. ISBN 978-1-5017-0315-7.

Lay, Jenna. Beyond the Cloister: Catholic Englishwomen and Early Modern Literary Culture. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. x + 246. $65.00. ISBN 978-0-8122-4838-8.

Leonard, John. The Value of Milton. The Value of Series. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii +164. $26.99. ISBN 978-1-107-05985-6.

Levin, Carole, Anna Riehl Bertolet, and Jo Eldridge Carney, eds. A Biographical Encyclopedia of Early Modern Englishwomen: Exemplary Lives and Memorable Acts, 1500–1650. London and New York: Routledge, 2017. Pp. xxx + 632. $149.95. ISBN 978-0-7546-6900-5.

Lyne, Raphael. Memory and Intertextuality in Renaissance Literature. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 260. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-08344-8.

Marchitello, Howard, and Evelyn Tribble, eds. The Palgrave Handbook of Early Modern Literature and Science. Palgrave Handbooks of Literature and Science. Series ed. Howard Marchitello. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Pp. xlvi + 546. $239.00. ISBN 978-1-137-46778-2.

Marno, David. Death Be Not Proud: The Art of Holy Attention. Class 200: New Studies in Religion. Ed. Kathryn Lofton and John Lardas Modern. Chicago and London: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2015. Pp. xii + 314. $40.00. ISBN 978-0-226-41597-0.

Martin, Catherine Gimelli. Milton’s Italy: Anglo-Italian Literature, Travel, and Religion in Seventeenth-Century England. Routledge Studies in Renaissance Literature and Culture. New York and London: Routledge, 2017. Pp. xvi + 320. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-138-67061-7.

Masten, Jeffrey. Queer Philologies: Sex, Language, and Affect in Shakespeare’s Time. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 354. $59.95. ISBN 978-0-8122-4786-2.

May, Steven W., and Alan Bryson. Verse Libel in Renaissance England and Scotland. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 450. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-19-873921-0.

McEleney, Corey. Futile Pleasures: Early Modern Literature and the Limits of Utility. New York: Fordham Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. x + 246. $100.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-8232-7265-5. $28.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-8232-7266-2.

McQuade, Paula. Catechisms and Women’s Writing in Seventeenth-Century England. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 212. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-19825-8.

Miller, Kathleen, and Crawford Gribben, eds. Dublin: Renaissance City of Literature. The Manchester Spenser. Gen. ed. J. B. Lethbridge. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2017. Pp. viii + 256. $110.00. ISBN 978-1-5261-1324-5.

Miller, Kathleen. The Literary Culture of Plague in Early Modern England. Early Modern Literature in History. Gen. eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xii + 246. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-51056-3.

Milton, John. Comus. Ed. A. W. Verity. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xlvi + 146. $26.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-316-63337-3.

More, Thomas. Utopia. 3rd edn. Ed. George M. Logan. Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought. Gen. ed. Quentin Skinner. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xlii + 150. $84.99 cloth. ISBN 978-1-107-12849-1. $16.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-107-56873-0.

Nazarian, Cynthia N. Love’s Wounds: Violence and the Politics of Poetry in Early Modern Europe. Ithaca NY and London: Cornell Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xvi + 302. $49.95. ISBN 978-1-5017-0522-9.

Neill, Michael, and David Schalkwyk, eds. The Oxford Handbook of Shakespearean Tragedy. Oxford Handbooks. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xxii + 970. $150.00. ISBN 978-0-19-872419-3.

Orgis, Rachel. Narrative Structure and Reader Formation in Lady Mary Wroth's “Urania”. New York and London: Routledge, 2017. Pp. xii + 256. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-4724-7975-4.

Pierce, James. The Life and Work of William Salesbury: A Rare Scholar. Talybont UK: Y Lolfa, 2016 (paper only). Pp. 400. £14.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-78461-272-6.

Preston, Claire. The Poetics of Scientific Investigation in Seventeenth-Century England. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. xvi + 304. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-19-870480-5.

Rivère de Carles, Nathalie, ed. Early Modern Diplomacy, Theatre, and Soft Power: The Making of Peace. Early Modern Literature in History. Gen. eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xvi + 242. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-43692-4.

Roodenburg, Herman, ed. A Cultural History of the Senses in the Renaissance. Vol. 3. A Cultural History of the Senses. Gen. ed. Constance Classen. The Cultural Histories Series. London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic/Bloomsbury, 2014; rprt. 2016. Pp. xii + 276. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-85785-341-7.

Ross, Sarah C. E., and Paul Salzman, eds. Editing Early Modern Women. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 300. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-107-12995-5.

Rycaut, Sir Paul. The Present State of the Ottoman Empire. 6th edn. Edited with an introduction by John Anthony Butler. Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies 500. Tempe: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2017. Pp. 440. $80.00. ISBN 978-0-86698-555-0.

Shapiro, Rebecca, ed. Fixing Babel: An Historical Anthology of Applied English Lexicography. Foreword by Jack Lynch. Lewisburg PA: Bucknell Univ. Press; Lanham MD and London: Rowman and Littlefield, 2017. Pp. xl + 608. $150.00. ISBN 978-1-61148-809-8.

Slotkin, Joel Elliot. Sinister Aesthetics: The Appeal of Evil in Early Modern English Literature. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Pp. xii + 292. $109.00. ISBN 978-3-319-52796-3.

Smith, Cassander L. Black Africans in the British Imagination: English Narratives of the Early Atlantic World. Baton Rouge LA: Louisiana State Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xii + 228. $45.00. ISBN 978-0-8071-6384-9.

Smith, Simon, Jackie Watson, and Amy Kenny, eds. The Senses in Early Modern England, 1558–1660. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2015. Pp. xii + 244. $105.00. ISBN 978-0-7190-9158-2.

Sokolov, Danila. Renaissance Texts, Medieval Subjectivities: Rethinking Petrarchan Desire from Wyatt to Shakespeare. Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies. Gen. ed. Rebecca Totaro. Pittsburgh PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. x + 350. $70.00. ISBN 978-0-8207-0497-5.

Stavreva, Kirilka. Words Like Daggers: Violent Female Speech in Early Modern England. Early Modern Cultural Studies. Series eds. Carole Levin and Marguerite A. Tassi. Lincoln and London: Univ. of Nebraska Press, 2017 (paper only). Pp. xxvi + 208. $25.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-8032-9586-5.

Stegner, Paul D. Confession and Memory in Early Modern English Literature: Penitential Remains. Early Modern Literature in History. Gen. eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. viii + 238. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-137-55863-3.

Stephens, Isaac. The Gentlewoman’s Remembrance: Patriarchy, Piety, and Singlehood in Early Stuart England. Politics, Culture, and Society in Early Modern Britain. Gen. eds. Alexandra Gajda, Anthony Milton, Peter Lake, and Jason Peacey. Manchester and New York: Manchester Univ. Press (distributed by Oxford Univ. Press), 2016. Pp. xii + 276. $110.00. ISBN 978-1-7849-9143-2.

Stockton, Will. Members of His Body: Shakespeare, Paul, and a Theology of Nonmonogamy. New York: Fordham Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. x + 182. $90.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-8232-7550-2. $25.00 paper. ISBN 978-0-8232-7551-9.

Sullivan, Erin. Beyond Melancholy: Sadness and Selfhood in Renaissance England. Emotions in History. Gen. eds. Ute Frevert and Thomas Dixon. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 242. $100.00. ISBN 978-0-19-873965-4.

Thorley, David. Writing Illness and Identity in Seventeenth-Century Britain. Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine. Series eds. Sharon Ruston, Catherine Belling, and Alice Jenkins. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. x + 236. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-59311-5.

Tosh, Will. Male Friendship and Testimonies of Love in Shakespeare’s England. Early Modern Literature in History. Gen. eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xiv + 216. $95.00. ISBN 978-1-137-49496-2.

Trapnel, Anna. Anna Trapnel’s Report and Plea; or, A Narrative of Her Journey from London into Cornwall. Ed. Hilary Hinds. The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe: The Toronto Series 50. Series eds. Margaret L. King and Albert Rabil, Jr. Series ed. English Texts Elizabeth H. Hageman. Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies 503. Toronto: Iter; Tempe: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xvi + 156. $34.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-86698-558-1.

Van Elk, Martine. Early Modern Women’s Writing: Domesticity, Privacy, and the Public Sphere in England and the Dutch Republic. Early Modern Literature in History. Series eds. Cedric C. Brown and Andrew Hadfield. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Pp. xii + 302. $99.99. ISBN 978-3-319-33221-5.

Van Renen, Denys. The Other Exchange: Women, Servants, and the Urban Underclass in Early Modern English Literature. Early Modern Cultural Studies. Series eds. Carole Levin and Marguerite A. Tassi. Lincoln and London: Univ. of Nebraska Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 270. $55.00. ISBN 978-0-8032-8099-1.

Vella Bonavita, Helen. Illegitimacy and the National Family in Early Modern England. London and New York: Routledge, 2017. Pp. x + 200. $140.00. ISBN 978-1-4094-2031-6.

Walkden, Andrea. Private Lives Made Public: The Invention of Biography in Early Modern England. Medieval and Renaissance Literary Studies. Gen. ed. Rebecca Totaro. Pittsburgh PA: Duquesne Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. x + 206. $70.00. ISBN 978-0-8207-0482-1.

Warren, Christopher N. Literature and the Law of Nations, 1580–1680. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2015. Pp. x + 294. $99.00. ISBN 978-0-19-871934-2.

Watkins, John. After Lavinia: A Literary History of Premodern Marriage Diplomacy. Ithaca and London: Cornell Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xiv + 280. $59.95. ISBN 978-1-5017-0757-5.

Whittington, Leah. Renaissance Suppliants: Poetry, Antiquity, Reconciliation. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xviii + 254. $90.00. ISBN 978-0-19-875444-2.

Williams, David. Milton’s Leveller God. Montreal, Kingston ON, London, and Chicago: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2017. Pp. xviii + 494. $120.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-7735-5033-9. $39.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-7735-5034-6.

Williams, Kelsey Jackson. The Antiquary: John Aubrey's Historical Scholarship. 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. xiv + 194. $100.00. ISBN 978-0-1987-8429-6.

Winston, Jessica. Lawyers at Play: Literature, Law, and Politics at the Early Modern Inns of Court, 15581581. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xiv + 274. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-19-876942-2.

Wong, Alex. The Poetry of Kissing in Early Modern Europe: From the Catullan Revival to Secundus, Shakespeare, and the English Cavaliers. Studies in Renaissance Literature 34. Gen. eds. David Colclough, Raphael Lyne, and Sean Keilen. Woodbridge UK and Rochester NY: D. S. Brewer/Boydell and Brewer, 2017. Pp. xx + 348. $120.00. ISBN 978-1-84384-466-2.

Woodcock, Matthew. Thomas Churchyard: Pen, Sword, and Ego. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. xx + 364. $95.00. ISBN 978-0-19-968430-4.

Yates, Julian. Of Sheep, Oranges, and Yeast: A Multispecies Impression. Posthumanities 40. Series ed. Cary Wolfe. Minneapolis and London: Univ. of Minnesota Press, 2017. Pp. 376. $120.00 cloth. ISBN 978-1-5179-0066-3. $30.00 paper. ISBN 978-1-5179-0067-0.