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Autumn 2018 Books Received

Anstey, F. The Statement of Stella Maberly. Ed. Peter Merchant. Richmond VA: Valancourt, 2017 (paper only). Pp. xvi + 176. $15.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-943910-61-8.

Austen, Jane. Teenage Writings. Ed. Kathryn Sutherland and Freya Johnston. Oxford World’s Classics. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017 (paper only). Pp. lx + 340. $12.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-19-873745-2.

Bailes, Melissa. Questioning Nature: British Women’s Scientific Writing and Literary Originality, 1750–1830. Charlottesville and London: Univ. of Virginia Press, 2017. Pp. viii + 264. $45.00. ISBN 978-0-8139-3976-6.

Bennett, Michael Y., ed. Philosophy and Oscar Wilde. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Pp. x + 196. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-57957-7.

Bohanon, Cecil E., and Michelle Albert Vachris. Pride and Profit: The Intersection of Jane Austen and Adam Smith. Capitalist Thought: Studies in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Series ed. Edward W. Younkins. Lanham MD, Boulder CO, New York, and London: Lexington Books/Rowman and Littlefield, 2017 (paper only). Pp. x + 196. $42.99 paper. ISBN 978-0-4985-3026-2.

Chander,  Manu Samriti. Brown Romantics: Poetry and Nationalism in the Global Nineteenth Century. Transits: Literature, Thought, and Culture, 1650–1850. Series eds. Greg Clingham and Kate Parker. Lewisburg PA: Bucknell Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xvi + 128. $90.00. ISBN 978-1-61148-821-0.

Cheshire, Jim. Tennyson and Mid-Victorian Publishing: Moxon, Poetry, Commerce. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. Pp. xiv + 262. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-33814-3.

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. Coleridge: Lectures on Shakespeare (1811–1819). Ed. Adam Roberts. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Univ. Press, 2016. Pp. l + 190. £85.00. ISBN 978-1-4744-1378-7.

Daithota, Shilpa Bhat. Indians in Victorian Children’s Narratives: Animalizing the Native, 18301930. Children and Youth in Popular Culture. Series ed. Debbie Olson. Lanham MD, Boulder CO, New York, and London: Lexington Books/Rowman and Littlefield, 2017. Pp. xxxii + 104. $90.00. ISBN 978-1-4985-4684-3.

Edgeworth, Maria. Ennui. Ed. Robin Runia. Introduction by Robin Runia and Stacey Kikendall. Richmond VA: Valancourt, 2016 (paper only). Pp. xx + 226. $16.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-943910-47-2.

Green-Lewis, Jennifer. Victorian Photography, Literature, and the Invention of Modern Memory: Already the Past. Photography, History: History, Photography. Series eds. Elizabeth Edwards, Patricia Hayes, and Jennifer Tucker. New York and London: Bloomsbury Academic/Bloomsbury, 2017. Pp. xxii + 178. $91.99. ISBN 978-1-4742-6308-5.

Looser, Devoney. The Making of Jane Austen. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. x + 294. $29.95. ISBN 978-1-4214-2282-4.

Mayer, Robert. Walter Scott and Fame: Authors and Readers in the Romantic Age. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xiv + 226. $90.00. ISBN 978-0-19-879482-0.

Mazzeno, Laurence W., and Ronald D. Morrison, eds. Animals in Victorian Literature and Culture: Contexts for Criticism. Palgrave Studies in Animals and Literature. Series eds. Susan McHugh, Robert McKay, and John Miller. Houndmills UK and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Pp. x + 290. $99.99. ISBN 978-1-137-60218-3.

Newton, K. M. Modernizing George Eliot: The Writer as Artist, Intellectual, Proto-Modernist, Cultural Critic. London and New York: Bloomsbury  Academic/Bloomsbury, 2016 (paper only). Pp. viii + 232. £28.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-4742-7568-2.

O’Malley, Patrick R. Liffey and Lethe: Paramnesiac History in Nineteenth-Century Anglo-Ireland. Oxford and New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 276. $90.00. ISBN 978-0-19-879041-9.

Pfordresher, John. The Secret History of “Jane Eyre”: How Charlotte Brontë Wrote Her Masterpiece. London and New York: W. W. Norton, 2017. Pp. 254. $26.95. ISBN 978-0-393-24887-6.

Prins, Yopie. Ladies’ Greek: Victorian Translations of Tragedy. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xx + 300. $75.00 cloth. ISBN 978-0-691-14188-6. $29.95 paper. ISBN 978-0-691-14189-3.

Robertson, Ben P., ed. Romantic Sustainability: Endurance and the Natural World, 17801830. Ecocritical Theory and Practice. Series ed. Douglas A. Vakoch. Lanham MD, Boulder CO, New York, and London: Lexington Books/Rowman and Littlefield, 2017 (paper only). Pp. xiv + 288. $49.99 paper. ISBN 978-1-4985-1892-5.

Scott, Grant F., ed. The Illustrated Letters of Richard Doyle to His Father, 1842–1843. Series in Victorian Studies. Series ed. Joseph McLaughlin. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2016. Pp. xxvi + 350. $79.95. ISBN 978-0-8214-2185-9.

Shaw, Philip. The Sublime. 2d edn. New Critical Idiom. Series ed. John Drakakis. London and New York: Routledge, 2017. Pp. xii + 238. $130.00. ISBN 978-1-138-85963-0.

Stern, Kimberly J. The Social Life of Criticism: Gender, Critical Writing, and the Politics of Belonging. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press, 2016. Pp. viii + 240. $70.00. ISBN 978-0-472-13007-8.

Turner, Michael J. Radicalism and Reputation: The Career of Bronterre O’Brien. East Lansing: Michigan State Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 380. $49.95. ISBN 978-1-61186-229-4.

Wånggren, Lena. Gender, Technology, and the New Woman. Edinburgh Critical Studies in Victorian Culture. Series ed. Julian Wolfreys. Edinburgh: Edinburgh Univ. Press, 2017. Pp. xii + 220. $105.00. ISBN 978-1-4744-1626-9.