C18-L: Resources for 18th-century studies
across the disciplines

 

SELECTED READINGS, No. 55

September 29, 1997

 

Compiled and edited by Kevin Berland, with the able assistance of the Volunteer Fire Brigade, viz. Erin Blake, Casey Mary Diana, Dorothy Medlin, Benoît Melançon, Ellen Moody, Elaine Riehm, Richard G. Williams, A.J. Wright, as well as the Man in the Funny Hat, and the Secret Admirer.

AFRICA - HISTORY

Jacques, T.C. "From savages and barbarians to primitives: Africa, social typologies, and history in 18th-century French philosophy." History and Theory, 36, 2 (May 1997): 190-215.

BIBLIOGRAPHY, BIBLIOLATRY, BIBLIOPHAGY, BIBLIOPHILY, BIBLIOPOLY, BIBLIOSOPHY, EDITING, HISTORY OF THE BOOK (OF PUBLISHING, OF READING), LIBRARIES

Isaac, P. "Byron's publisher and his 'spy': Constancy and change among John Murray II's printers, 1812-1831." Library, 19, 1 (March 1997): 1-24.

Rhodes, D.E. "Some false Dublin imprints." Library, 19, 1 (March 1997): 68-73 [17th century Irish imprints].

Stanley, E.H. "Scottish books in the Bodleian library." Notes and Queries, 44, 1 (March 1997): 1 ff.

Zachs, W. "'A litigious and disputatious nature: Copyright battles of an 18th-century publisher." Journal of Scholarly Publishing, 28, 3 (April 1997): 171 ff.

CANADA, LA NOUVELLE FRANCE, LA QUEBEC, L'ACADIE

* Allard, Michel et Suzanne Boucher. 1789 enseigné et imaginé, regards croisés France-Québec. Montréal: Éditions Noir sur blanc, 1990.

Bernier, Marc André. "La conquête de l'éloquence au Québec. La Rhetorica in Seminario Quebecensi (1774) de Charles-François Bailly de Messein." Voix et images, 22, 3, 66 (printemps 1997): 582-598.

* Courville, Serge (édit ). Atlas historique du Québec. Population et territoire. Sainte-Foy: Presses de l'Université Laval, 1996. 188 pp.

Déan, Philippe. "'Deux sortes de peintures.'" Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 35-69.

* Lamonde, Yvan et Claude Beauchamp. Données statistiques sur la culture au Québec, 1760-1900. Chicoutimi: IREP, 1996.

[see also title by Monteyne listed under History of Art]

CHINA

[see title by Roberts listed under France-Literature-Diderot &c.; by Bray, by Farquhar, by Katz, and by Benedict listed under History of Medicine]

CLASSICS

Busche, J. "Classical philology after the end of the Silver Age of humanism" [in German]. Gymnasium, 104, 1 (January 1997): 1-12.

CULINARY HISTORY

* David, Elizabeth. Harvest of the Cold Months: The Social History of Ice and Ices. Viking, 1994.

CZECHOSLOVAKIA - LITERATURE

Kusakova, L. "Ziegler's translation of Fenelon's Pibehove Telmecha, syna Ulysova, 1814-15" [in Czech, English abstract]. Ceska Literatura, 45, 1 (1997): 28-43.

ECONOMICS

* Hollander, Samuel. The Economics of Thomas Malthus. University of Toronto Press, 1997.

O'Shaugnessy, A.J. "The formation of a commercial lobby: The West India Interest, British colonial policy, and the American Revolution." Historical Journal, 40, 1 (March 1997): 71-96.

Salvucci, Richard, & Richard L. Garner. "An Exchange on the Eighteenth-Century Mexican Economy." The Americas, 54, 1 (July 1997): 109-23.

* Turgot. Laissez faire ! Paris: les Belles lettres (coll. "Iconoclastes", 27), 1997. 128 pp. Textes choisis et présentés par Alain Laurent.

ENGLAND - HISTORY

Beard, G. "A barge for a prince: William Kent's royal barge designed for Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales, 1731." Magazine Antiques, 151, 6 (June 1997): 878 ff.

* Brockliss, Laurence, & David Eastwood, eds. A Union of Multiple Identities: The British Isles, c.1750-1850. Manchester University Press, 1997. 222pp., ill. ISBN 0-7190-5046-4

* Cookson, J.E. The British Armed Nation, 1793-1815. Oxford: Clarendon, 1997. 286 pp. ISBN 0-19-820658-5

Gutzke, David W. "A History of Private Clubs and Coffee Houses in Britain: An Annotated Bibliography." Social History of Alcohol Review, 30-31 (1995).

Melikan, R.A. "Mr. Attorney General and the politicians: Professional and political aspiration in Georgian England during the period 1714-1810." Historical Journal, 40, 1 (March 1997): 41-70.

Milton, J.R., & P. Milton. "Selecting the grand jury: A tract by John Locke." Historical Journal, 40, 1 (March 1997): 185 ff.

* Smith-Bannister, Scott. Naming and Naming Patterns in England, 1538-1700. Oxford: Clarendon, 1997. 223 pp. ISBN 0-19-820663-1

* Treasure, Geoffrey, ed. Who's Who in Late Hanoverian Britain, 1789-1837. Shepheard-Walwyn ("Who's Who in British History,: 7), 1997. 466 pp. ISBN 0-85683-094-1 (cloth); 0-85683-137-9 (paper)

Woolf, D.R. "A feminine past? Gender, genre, and historical knowledge in England, 1500-1800." American Historical Review, 102, 3 (June 1997): 645-79.

ENGLAND - LITERATURE

Carey, D. "Locke, Travel Literature, and the Natural History of Man." Seventeenth Century, 11, 2 (Autumn 1996): 259 ff.

* Dacre, Charlotte. Zoflora, or: The Moore. Ed. Adriana Craciun. Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview, 1997. 303 pp. ISBN 1-55111-146-2 (paper) [1st published 1806]

Dharwadlker, Aparna. "Class, Authorship, and the Social Intertexture of Genre in Restoration Theater." Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (Summer 1997): 461-82.

Kayman, Martin A. "The Reader and the Jury: Legal Fictions and the Making of Commercial Law in Eighteenth-Century England." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 (July 1997): 373-394.

Markley, Robert. "Recent Studies in Restoration and Eighteenth-Century Literature." Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997): 637-67.

McDayter, M. "'Some lov'd fold of Aretine': Genre, intertextuality, and St. James's Park in the late 17th century." Seventeenth Century, 11, 2 (Autumn 1996): 229-58.

Rousseau, G.S. "Doyens of enlightenment." Literature and History, 3rd series, 6, 1 (Spring 1997): 85-90 [review article].

BEHN

Zeitz, Lisa, & Peter Thoms. "Power, Gender, and Identity in Aphra Behn's 'The Disappointment.'" Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997): 501-16.

BLAKE

Bentley, G.E. "William Blake and his circle: A checklist of publications and discoveries in 1996." Blake: An Illustrated Quarterly,, 30, 4 (Spring 1997): 121 ff.

Essick, R.N. "Blake in the Marketplace, 1996." Blake: An Illustrated Quarterly,, 30, 4 (Spring 1997): 100-20 [sales, catalogues].

FIELDING

Cruise, James. "Precept, Property, and 'Bourgeois' Practice in Joseph Andrews." Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997): 535-54.

Gores, Steven J. "The Miniature as Reduction and Talisman in Fielding's Amelia." Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997):573-94.

Stern, Simon. "Tom Jones and the Economies of Copyright." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 (July 1997): 429-44.

Stevenson, John Allen. "Fielding's Mousetrap: Hamlet, Partridge, and the '45." Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997): 553-72.

GODWIN

Williams, Nicholas. "'The Subject of Detection': Legal Rhetoric and Subjectivity in Caleb Williams." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 (July 1997): 479-96.

PEPYS

Keynes, Milo. "Why Samuel Pepys Stopped Writing His Diary: His Dimming Eye-sight and Ill-Health." Journal of Medical Biography, 5, 1 (February 1997): 25-29.

RADCLIFFE

Simmons, J.R. "'Every discernible thing in it was covered with dust and mould: Radcliffe's Chateau le Blanc and Dickens's Satis House." Dickensian, 93, 441, part 1 (Spring 1997): 11-12.

RICHARDSON

Martin, Mary Patricia. "Reading Reform in Richardson's Clarissa." Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997): 595-614.

Ogden, D. S. "Richardson's narrative space-off: Freud, vision, and the (heterosexual) problem of reading Clarissa." Literature and Psychology, 42, 4 (1996): 37-52.

Vermillion, Mary. "Clarissa and the Marriage Act." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 (July 1997): 395-412.

STEPNEY

* Spens, Susan. George Stepney, 1663-1707: Diplomat and Poet. Cambridge: George Clark, 1997. 403 pp. ISBN 0-227-76940-7

STERNE

* The Sermons of Laurence Sterne: The Text. Ed. Melvin New. Gainesville: University Press of Florida (The Florida Edition of the Works of Laurence Sterne", 4), 1996. 424 pp. ISBN: 0-8130-1385-2. Notes to the Sermons. Ed. Melvin New. Gainesville: University Press of Florida (The Florida Edition of the Works of Laurence Sterne", 5), 1996. 517 pp. ISBN: 0-8130-1386-6.

WORTLEY MONTAGU

* Montagu, Lady Mary Wortley. Lettres d'ailleurs (1709-1762). Paris: José Corti (coll. "Domaine romantique"), 1997. 448 pp. Traduit et présenté par Françoise du Sorbier.

ELECTRONIC RESOURCES FOR 18TH-CENTURY STUDIES

Bernard, Michel. "Du Diable boiteux au Jardin des supplices, le roman dans la Banque de données d'histoire hittéraire", dans Nathalie Ferrand (édit.), Banques de données et hypertextes pour l'étude du roman (Paris: PUF [coll. "Écritures électroniques"], 1997), pp. 25-44.

Ferrand, Nathalie. "Litterae ex machina, introduction," dans Nathalie Ferrand (édit.), Banques de données et hypertextes pour l'étude du roman (Paris, PUF [coll. "Écritures électroniques"], 1997), pp. 5-21.

Herman, Jan. "Quand le texte se dé-livre. Romans et préfaces du XVIIIe siècle face à l'ordinateur," dans Nathalie Ferrand (édit.), Banques de données et hypertextes pour l'étude du roman (Paris, PUF [coll. "Écritures électroniques", 1997], pp. 79-96.

Weil, Michèle. "Un thésaurus informatisé pour la topique romanesque. Le projet SATOR." dans Nathalie Ferrand (édit.), Banques de données et hypertextes pour l'étude du roman (Paris: PUF [coll. "Écritures électroniques"], 1997), pp. 45-62.

FRANCE - HISTORY

Anderson, Wilda. "Morale de la Terreur." le Genre humain, 29 (juin 1995): 91-110.

* Bourbon-Caudie, S.A.R. Princesse Edwige de. Louis XVII mon aïeul sauvé par le baron Jean-Pierre de Batz. Couzeix, 1997. 160 pp.

Bourdin, Philippe. "Les 'Jacobins' du Bois de Cros (Clermont-Ferrand, an V): Chronique d'un massacre annoncé." Annales historiques de la revolution française, 308 (avril-juin 1997): 249-304.

Clay, Steven. "La guerre des plumes: La presse provinciale et la politique de faction sous le Premier Directoire à Marseille, 1796-1797." Annales historiques de la revolution française 308 (avril-juin 1997): 221-48.

Constant-Ançet, Laurence. "Felix Lepeletier de Saint-Fargeau: Un personnage ambigû de l'histoire." Annales historiques de la revolution française 308 (avril-juin 1997): 321-32.

Gainot, Bernard. "Être republicain et democrate entre Thermidor et Brumaire." Annales historiques de la revolution française 308 (avril-juin 1997): 193-98.

* Huet, Marie-Hélène. Mourning Glory: The Will of the French Revolution. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1997.

* Lüsebrink, Hans-Jürgen et Rolf Reichardt. The Bastille. A History of a Symbol of Despotism and Freedom. Durham et Londres: Duke University Press (coll. "Bicentennial Reflections on the French Revolution"), 1997. xix, 304 pp. Traduction de Norbert Schürer. ISBN: 0-8223-1894-6.

Martin, J.C. "Le traité de La Jaunaye (fevrier 1795): les conditions d'un compromis." Annales de Bretagne et des pays de l'ouest, 104, 1 (1997): 73-88.

* Mason, Laura. Singing the French Revolution: Popular Culture and Politics, 1787-1799. Cornell University Press, 1996. xi, 268 pp. ISBN 0-8014-3233-2

Maza, S. "Luxury, Morality, and Social Change: Why There Was No Middle-Class Cosnciousness in Prerevolutionary France." Journal of Modern History, 69, 2 (June 1997): 199-229.

Munier, Véronique. "Représentation discursive de l'enthousiasme: les Révolutions de Paris." Montréal, Université McGill, mémoire de maîtrise, 1997. Directeur: Marc Angenot.

Pogossian, Varoujean. "Marc-Antoine Jullien et les elections de l'an VI." Annales historiques de la revolution française, 308 (avril-juin 1997): 305-20.

Whatmore, R. "Commerce, Constitutions, and the Manners of a Nation: Etienne Clarviere's Revolutionary Political Economy, 1788-93." History of European Ideas, 22, 5-6 (1996): 351-68.

Schiappa, Jean-Marie. "Un episode sous le Directoire (Le coup de Grenelle à travers les textes de Bescher, Buonarroti et Hennequin)." Annales historiques de la revolution française 308 (avril-juin 1997): 349-52.

Serna, Pierre. "Comment être democrate et constitutionnel en 1797?" Annales historiques de la revolution française, 308 (avril-juin) 1997): 199-220.

[see also title by Wright listed under History of Art; by Kudlick listed under History of Medicine]

FRANCE - LITERATURE

* Birkett, Jenifer, & James Kearns. A Guide to French Literature: From Early Modern to Postmodern. Macmillan, 1997. 331 pp. ISBN 0-333-42853-6 (cloth), 0-333-42854-4 (paper).

Brewer, Daniel. "The French Intellectual, History, and the Reproduction of Culture." l'Esprit Créateur, 37, 2 (1997): 16-33.

Brown, Gregory S. "A Field of Honor: The Cultural Politics of Playwriting in Eighteenth-Century France." New York, Columbia University, thèse de doctorat, 1997.

* Galiani, Ferdinando et Louise d'Épinay. Correspondance. V. Juin 1775-juillet 1782. Paris: Desjonquères (coll. "XVIIIe siècle"), 1997. 288 pp. Présentation de Georges Dulac, texte établi par Daniel Maggetti et annoté par Daniel Maggetti en collaboration avec Georges Dulac.

Guinet, Paul. "De Sade à Chateaubriand, Delphine comtesse de Clermont-Tonnerre, marquise de Talaru." Revue d'histoire litteraire de la France, 97, 4 (juillet-août 1997): 673-81.

* Howarth, W.D., édit. French Theatre in the Neo-Classical Era, 1550-1789. Cambridge University Press, 1997. 760 pp. ISBN 0-521-23013-6

* Lafon, Henri. Espaces romanesques du XVIIIe siècle. 1670-1820. De madame de Villedieu à Nodier. Paris: PUF (coll. "Perspectives littéraires"), 1997. 216 pp. ISBN: 2 13 048239 2

Léger, Benoît. "Soumission et assujettissement: la fidélité chez les traducteurs et théoriciens de la traduction française dans la première moitié du XVIIIe siècle." TTR, 9, 2 (1996).

O'Dea, Michael. "Correspondance et autobiographie: le cas des Reveries du promeneur solitaire." Revue d'histoire litteraire de la France, 97, 4 (juillet-août 1997): 550-58.

Paquin, Éric. "Sur les traces de Télémaque: romans féminins de l'Émigration," dans Joëlle Cauville et Metka Zupancic (édit.), Réécriture des mythes: l'utopie au féminin (Amsterdam et Atlanta: Rodopi [coll. "Faux titre", 123], 1997), pp. 35-48. ISBN: 90-420-0176-3; 90-420-0139-9.

* La Quête du bonheur et l'expression de la douleur dans la littérature et la pensée françaises. Mélanges offerts à Corrado Rosso. Genève: Droz, 1995. 540 op. ISBN: 2-600-00109-3.

Singerman, Alan J. "Quand le récit devient procès: le cas de la Grecque moderne." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 (juillet 1997): 415-27.

[see also titles by Bernard, Ferrand, Herman, and Weil listed under Electronic Resources]

CASANOVA

James, Clive. "The Casanova Complex." New Yorker (25 août et 1er septembre 1997): 148-155.

CHAMFORT

Loty, Laurent. "Forme brève et pessimisme. Le cas de Chamfort." la Licorne, 21 (1991): 225-38. [Revue publiée par l'Université de Poitiers.]

CHARRIERE

* Karmarkar, Madha Nirody. Madame de Charrière et la révolution des idées. New York: Peter Lang, 1996. ix, 241 pp. ISBN: 0-8204-2660-1.

Mall, Laurence. "Perdues dans les détails: les Lettres de Mistriss Henley de Charrière et l'écriture de la désintégration." Orbis Litterarum, 52 (1997): 178-93.

Samson, Guillemette. "La loi dans Henriette et Richard de Mme de Charrière." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 *(juillet 1997): 465-78.

CREBILLON

Delon, Michel. "L'idée de gradation chez Crébillon," dans Jean Sgard (édit.), Songe, illusion, égarement dans les romans de Crébillon (Grenoble: ELLUG, Université Stendhal, 1996), pp. 105-18. ISBN: 2 902709 99 4.

DIDEROT ET LES ENCYLOPEDISTES

Albertan, Christian et Anne-Marie Chouillet. "Autographes et documents." Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 165-185.

Benhamou, Reed, "Diderot et l'enseignement de Jacques-Louis David." Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 71-86.

Chartier, Pierre, "Présentation", Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 5-6.

Cook, Malcolm. "Vailland-Vadim et les Liaisons dangereuses." Cahiers Roger Vailland, 7 (juin 1997): 39-45.

* Diderot, Denis. Paradoxes sur le comédien. Critique III. Paris: Hermann (coll. "Œuvres complètes", XX), 1995. xxi, 665 pp. Édition critique et annotée, présentée par Jane Marsh Dieckmann, Georges Dulac, Jean Varloot et al.

* Diderot, Denis. Ricerche filosofiche sull'origine e la natura del bello. Bibliotheca, Gatea, 1996. 134 pp. Traduction, introduction et notes de Massimo Modica.

Dulac, Georges, "Diderot, Houdon et les princes Golitsyn (d'après un dossier réuni par Sergeï Karp)." Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 25-34.

Kingsbury, Fanny. "La critique de l'idéalisme dans les romans et les contes de Diderot." Montréal, Université McGill, mémoire de maîtrise, 1997. Directeur: Alain Tichoux.

Quintili, Paolo. "D'Alembert et l'Encyclopédie (suite)." Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 109-121.

Roberts, J. A. G., "L'image de la Chine, dans l'Encyclopédie." Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 87-108.

Werner, Stephen. "Comédie et philosophie: le style du Rêve de D'Alembert." Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 7-23.

FENELON

[see title by Kusakova listed under Czechoslovakia-Literature]

GENLIS

Price, L. "'Truths without proof': Fournel, Genlis, and the Fiction of Calumny." Romance Quarterly, 44, 1 (, hiver 1997): 25-37.

GRAFFIGNY

Mall, Laurence. "Traduction et original dans les Lettres d'une Péruvienne de Graffigny." Romance Quarterly, 44, 1 (hiver 1997): 13-23.

LA HARPE

Brewer, Daniel. "Political Culture and Literary History: La Harpe's Lycée." Modern Language Quarterly, 58, 2 (juin 1997): 1-22.

LA METTRIE

* La Mettrie, Julien Offray de. l'Art de jouir. Paris: Mille et une nuits (coll. "la Petite collection", 132), 1997. 69 pp. Postface de Janine Berder. ISBN: 2-84205-100-9.

[see also title by Brockmeier listed under Germany-Literature-Wieland]

LESPINASSE

* Lespinasse, Julie de. Mon ami je vous aime. Paris: Mercure de France (coll. "Le petit Mercure"), 1996. 94 pp.

Siess, Jürgen. "L'épistolière comme auteur. Julie de Lespinasse femme de lettres," dans Gabrielle Chamarat et Alain Collet (édit.), l'Auteur (Caen: Presses universitaires de Caen, 1996), pp. 61-73.

MONTESQUIEU

* Montesquieu. Éloge de la sincérité. Paris: Mille et une nuits, 1995. 31 pp. Postface de Laurent Jézéquel. ISBN: 2-910233-92-8.

RÉTIF DE LA BRETONNE

Voilley, Pascale. "Philosophes et voyous: les voix des Liaisons dangereuses." Littératures, 6 (1991): 121-29. [Revue de l'Université McGill. ISSN: 0838-1453.]

* Wagstaff, Peter. Memory and Desire: Rétif de la Bretonne, Autobiography and Utopia. Amsterdam et Atlanta: Rodopi (coll. "Faux titre", 115), 1996. 177 pp. ISBN: 90-420-0125-9.

ROUSSEAU

Bérenguier, Nadine. "Le 'dangereux dépôt': virginité et contrat dans Julie ou la nouvelle Héloïse." Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 (juillet 1997): 447-463.

Bermingham, Ronald. "Le théâtre de jeunesse de Rousseau: portrait du 'moi' en amoureux." Montréal, Université McGill, thèse de doctorat, 1991. 2 vol., 555 pp. Directeur: Jean Terrasse.

* Bourdin, Jean-Claude et Jean Renaud (édit.). Por las huellas de Diderot. La Havane: Arte y Literatura, 1995. 224 pp. Ill.

* Mall, Laurence. Origines et retraites dans la Nouvelle Héloïse. Peter Lang, 1997.

SADE

* Jallon, Hugues. Sade, le corps constituant. Paris: Michalon (coll. "Le bien commun"), 1997. 125 pp.

[see also title by Sparshott listed under Philosophy-Kant]

VOLTAIRE

Braun, Theodore E. D., "Chaos, Determinism, and Free Will in Zadig." Studies on Voltaire and the Eighteenth Century, 347 (1996): 634-637.

Howells, R. "Pleasure principle: Tales, infantile naming, and Voltaire." Modern Language Review, 92, 2 (April 1997): 295-307.

Marien, François. "Idées politiques et littérature française du XVIIIe siècle: le cas du Siècle de Louis XIV de Voltaire." Montréal, Université de Montréal, mémoire de maîtrise, février 1997. iv, 121 pp. Directeur: Antoine Soare.

* Sclippa, Norbert. la Loi du père et les droits du coeur. Essai sur les tragédies de Voltaire. Genève: Droz, 1993.

* Voltaire. Candide. Alleur: Marabout (coll. "Lecture fléchée", 9507), 1995. 186 pp. Parcours rapide, résumé et commentaires de Véronique Anglard. ISBN: 2-501-02255-6.

Worvill, Romira. "Qui a le droit à la parole? Quelques réflexions sur le débat conc ernant les tragédies en prose," dans Voltaire et ses combats. Actes du congrès international Oxford-Paris 1994 (Oxford: Voltaire Foundation, 1997), pp. 159-71.

GARDEN & LANDSCAPE HISTORY

* De Jong, Erik. Tuinkunst: Dutch Yearbook of the History of Garden and Landscape Architecturre. Amsterdam: Architectura & Natura, 1997. 157 pp., ill. ISBN 90-71470-76-2.

Ferguson, P.F. "The 18th-century mania for hyacinths." Magazine Antiques, 151, 6 (June 1997): 844 ff.

Niedermeier, Michael. "'Strolling under palm trees': gardens -- love -- sexuality." Journal of Garden History, 17, 3 (July-September 1997): 186-207.

Thurley, S. "William III's privy garden, Hampton Court." History Today, 47, 5 (May 1997): 62 ff.

GERMANY - HISTORY

* Karnt-Nunn, Susan C. The Reformation of Ritual: An Interpretation of Early Modern Germany. Routledge, 1997. 282 pp. ISBN 0-415-11337-7

* Oberkofler, Gerhard, & Peter Goller. Geschichte der Universitaet Innsbruck (1669-1945) / History of the University of Innsbruck (1669-1945). No. 2. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 1996. 371 pp. ISBN 3-61-30853-1.

GERMANY - LITERATURE

GOETHE

Chelazzi, P. "The aesthetics of landscape in the later works of Goethe" [in Italian]. Rivista di Letterature Moderne et Comparate, 49, 4 (October-December 1996): 415-36.

[see also title by Duck listed under History of Science]

WIELAND

Brockmeier, Peter. "Bildung, Glück und das allegemeine Interesse. Wielands Musarion (1768) und La Mettries Discours sur le bonheur (1748)." Cahier d'histoire des littératures romanes / Romanistische Zeitschrift für Literaturgeschichte, 20, 1-2 (1996): 113s.

HISTORIOGRAPHY

* Ares, José Manuel de Bernardo. Historiology, Research and Didactics: Elaboration and Transmission of Historical Knowledge. San Francisco: International Scholars, 1997. 139 pp. ISBN 1-883255-87-2 (cloth); 1-883255-86-4 (paper)

Bevir, M. "Mind and method in the history of ideas." History and Theory, 36, 2 (May 1997): 167-89.

Guelke, L. "The relations between geography and history reconsidered." History and Theory, 36, 2 (May 1997): 216-60.

Mandelbrote, S. "History, Narrative, and Time." History of European Ideas, 22, 5-6 (1996): 337-50.

* McKitterick, Rosamond, & Roland Quinault, eds. Edward Gibbon and Empire. Cambridge University Press, 1997. 351 pp. ISBN 0-521-49724-8

Prudovsky, G. "History of science and the historian's self-understanding." Journal of Value Inquiry, 31, 1 (March 1997): 73 ff.

[see title by Woolf listed under England - History]

HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE

"Adam's London Houses." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1130 (May 1997): 299 [editorial].

Courant, H. "Le Pont des Treilles en Angers: les ouvrages periodiques a reparer de 16me a 18e siecles." Annales de Bretagne et des pays de l'ouest, 104, 1 (1997): 17-32.

Harris, E. "Home House: Adam vs. Wyatt." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1130 (May 1997): 308-21.

Falkenhausen, Susanne von. "The Sphere: Reading a gender metaphor in the architecture of modern cults of identity." Art History, 20, 2 (June 1997): 238-267.

* Palladio, Andrea. The Four Books on Architecture. Tr. Robert Tavernor & Richard Schofield. M.I.T., 1997. 436 pp. ISBN 0-252-16162-1 [and see review by David Watkin, "Principles written in stone," TLS 4925 (August 22, 1995): 21, which refers to the 1738 translation by Isaac Ware, and comments "each age discovers the Palladio it wishes to find."

HISTORY OF ART

Bray, Xavier. "The iconography of Francisco Bayeu's frescoes for the Colegiata at La Granja de San Ildefonso." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1133 (August 1997): 543-547.

Conan, Michael. "Poetry into landscape: Evolving views of the pastoral in painting and poetry from antiquity to the nineteenth century." Journal of Garden History, 17, 3 (July-September 1997): 165-170.

Corp, E. "Maurice Quentin de La Tour's portrait of Prince Charles Edward Stuart." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1130 (May 1997): 322-24.

Draper, James David. "Ango after Michelangelo." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1131 (June 1997): 398-400. [sketch by 18th-c. copyist after Michelangelo's newly attributed 'Manhattan Marble']

Feinberg, L.J., & F. Zuccari. "A Rediscovered 'Fête Champêtre' by Watteau in the Art Institute of Chicago." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1129 (April 1997): 236-47.

* Scrase, David. Flower Drawings. Cambridge University Press (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks), 1997. 149 pp., 64 colour plates. ISBN 0-521-58463-5 (cloth), 0-521-58578-3 (paper)

Sfour, Amal, and Paul Williamson. "Ut Pictura Poesis: William Jackson and John Bampfylde on the Teign." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 37-41.

Solomon-Godeau, Abigail. "The Other Side of Vertu: Alternative Masculinities in the Crucible of Revolution." Art Journal, 56, 2 (Summer 1997): 55-61.

Vasseur, Dominique H. "Three Lithographs by Pierre-Nolasque Bergeret." Print Quarterly, XIV, 2 (June 1997): 179-185. [lithos from 1803-25]

Whistler, C. "An exchange of gifts between David Garrick and Richard Kaye." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1130 (May 1997): 329.

Wine, H. "Two paintings by Peyron at the National Gallery." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1129 (April 1997): 258-55.

* Wright, Beth S. Painting and History during the French Restoration: Abandoned by the Past. Cambridge University Press, 1997. 269 pp., ill. ISBN: 0-521-57203-7.

COPLEY

Rather, Susan. "Carpenter, Tailor, Shoemaker, Artist: Copley and Portrait Painting around 1770." Art Bulletin, 79, 2 (June 1997): 269-290.

GAINSBOROUGH

Asfour, Amal, and Paul Williamson. "Gainsborough and William Jackson of Exeter: Studies in two hands." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 31-36.

Asfour, Amal, Paul Williamson, and Gertrude Jackson. "'A second Sentimental Journey': Gainsborough abroad." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 27-30.

Belsey, Hugh. "The Gainsborough House collection: A progress report." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 55-59.

Foister, Susan. "Young Gainsborough and the English Taste for Dutch landscape." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 3-11.

Jones, Rica. "Gainsborough's materials and methods." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 12-16.

Kalinsky, N. "Young Gainsborough." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1130 (May 1997): 345-47 [exhibit review].

Meslay, Olivier. "The youthful Gainsborough and French art." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 12-18.

Sloman, S. "Sitting to Gainsborough at Bath in 1760." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1130 (May 1997): 325-28.

GOYA

Rose-De Viejo, Isadora. "Jean-Louis Gintrac and Goya's 'La Boda'." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1133 (August 1997): 529-535.

HOGARTH

* Uglow, Jenny. Hogarth: A Life and a World. Faber, 1997. 794 pp., ill. ISBN 0-571-16996-1

MENGS

Sancho, José Louis. "Mengs at the Palacio Real, Madrid." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1133 (August 1997): 515-528.

TIEPOLO

Mano, José Manuel de la. "Tiepolo's commission for the Collegiate church of the holy Trinity at La Granja de San Ildefonso." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1133 (August 1997): 536-543.

VERONESE

Schroth, Sarah Walker. "Charles I, the duque de Lerma and Veronese's Edinburgh 'Mars and Venus'." Burlington Magazine, 139, 1133 (August 1997): 548-550.

WATTEAU

Eidelberg, Martin, and Seth A. Gopin. "Watteau's Chinoiseries at la Muette." Gazette des Beaux-Arts, 130 (6e période), 1542-43 (juillet-août 1997): 19-46.

HISTORY OF LAW

Churches, C. "'The most unconvincing testimony': The genesis and historical usefulness of country depositions in Chancery." Seventeenth Century, 11, 2 (Autumn 1996): 209-28.

Eighteenth-Century Fiction, 9, 4 (July 1997) is a special number on "Fiction and the Law/ La Loi et le genre romanesque"; see listings by Kayman under England-Literature, by Stern under England-Literature-Fielding, by Williams under England-Literature-Godwin, by Vermillion under England-Literature-Richardson, by Singerman under France-Literature, by Samson under France-Literature-Charrière, and by Bérenguier under France-Literature-Rousseau.

HISTORY OF MEDICINE

Andreae, L., & L.G. Fine. "Unravelling dropsy: from Marcello Malpighi's discovery of the capillaires (1661) to Stephen Hales' production of oedema in an experimental model." Seventeenth Century, 17, 3-4 (1997): 359-68.

* Benedict, Carol. Bubonic Plague in Nineteenth-Century China. Stanford University Press, 1997. 256 pp. ISBN 0-8047-2661-2 [see review listed in this section under Bray.]

* Bray, Francesca. Fabrics of Power: Technology and Gender in Late Imperial China. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. 436 pp. ISBN 0-520-20685-1 [includes chapters on Chinese gynaecological medicine & reproductive technology; see review of this book and others by Bridie Andrews, "Another kind of miracle: Medical achievements of pre-revolutionary China," TLS 2925 (August 22, 1997): 26-7].

* Farquhar, Judith. Knowing Practice: The Clinical Encounter of Chinese Medicine. (Westview, Hid's Copse Road, Cumnor Hill, Oxford OX9JJ, UK). 216 pp. ISBN 0-8122-2016-5 (paper) [see review listed in this section under Bray.]

* Katz, Paul. Demon Hordes and Burning Boats: The Cult of Marshal Wen in Late Imperial Chekiang. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1997. 261 pp. ISBN 0-7914-2661-0 [see review listed in this section under Bray.]

* Kudlick, Catherine Jean. Cholera in Post-Revolutionary Paris: A Cultural History. Berkeley: University of California Press (series "Studies on the History of Society and Culture", 25), 1996. xiv, 293 pp. Ill.

Piotrowski. W. "Kalendarze osiemnastowieczne jako zrodio do dziejow Polskiej medycyny." Wiadomosci Lekarskie [Warszawa], 49. 7-12 (1996): 147-51. [Eighteenth century calendars as a source of Polish medical history]

Plonka-Syroka, B. "Niemiecka medycyna romantyczna (1797-1848) jako problem badawczy." Kwart Hist Nauki Tech, 42, 10 (1997): 21-42. [German medicine of the age of romanticism (1797-1848) as research problem]

Purkerson , Mabel L., & Lilla Wechsler. "Depictions of the kidney through the ages." Seventeenth Century, 17 (1997):340-46. [Concentrates on 16th, 17th and 18th centuries.]

Stochik, A.M., & A.N. Shamin. "Prepodavanie khimii na meditsinskom fakul'tete Moskovskogo universiteta v XVIII veke." Problemy Sotsialnoi Gigieny I Istoriia Meditsiny [Moskva], 5 (September-October 1996): 37-42. [The teaching of chemistry in the Medical Department of Moscow University in the 18th century.]

Stochik, A.M., M.A. Paltsev, & S.N. Zatravkin. "The structure and curriculum at the medical department of Moscow University in the 18th century" [in Russian]. Problemy Sotsialnoi Gigieny I Istoriia Meditsiny (Moskva), 5 (September-October 1995): 43-48.

* Scull, Andrew; Charlotte MacKenzie and Nicholas Hervey. Masters of Bedlam: The Transformation of the Mad-Doctoring Trade. Princeton University Press, 1997. 363 pp. [and see review by David Wright, "In the domain of the demented," TLS 4923 (August 8, 1997): 36.

Turk, J.L., & Elizabeth Allen. "The Pathology Collection of John Hunter--A Spectrum of Disease in the Eighteenth Century." Journal of Medical Biography, 5, 1 (February 1997): 33-40.

[see also title by Bray listed under China; by Keynes listed under England-Literature-Pepys; by Jenkins listed under History of Music-Mozart(s); by Weed listed under Scotland-Literature-Smollett; by Emch-Deriaz listed under Women's Studies]

HISTORY OF MUSIC

Kaden, C. "Being beside oneself, having it all together: Ecstacy and rationality in the history of music" [in German]. Neue Zeitschrift fur Musik, 156, 6 (November-December 1995): 4-12.

HANDEL

Hurley, D.R. "Dejanira and the physicians: Aspects of hysteria in Handel's Hercules." Musical Quarterly, 80. 3 (Autumn 1996): 548 ff.

HAYDEN

"Bassist on the trail of lost Haydn concerto: Hinde's research on Sperger leads to Schwerin library." Strad, 108, 1284 (April 1997): 360.

MOZART(S)

* Irving, John. Mozart's Piano Sonatas: Contexts, Sources, Style. Cambridge University Press, 1997. 238 pp. ISBN 0-421-49631-4

Jenkins, J.S. "Leopold Mozart: A Patient in Eighteenth Century London." Journal of Medical Biography, 5, 1 (February 1997): 30-32.

HISTORY OF RELIGION

CHRISTIANITY - ORTHODOX

Argyriou, A. "The reception of enlightenment by the orthodox world under the Turks" [in French]. Social Compass, 44, 2 (June 1997): 247-60.

CHRISTIANITY - PROTESTANT

Martin, D. "Unitarianism: A space in England for rational religion and social enlightenment?" Social Compass, 44, 2 (June 1997): 207-16.

* Underwood, T.L. Primitivism, Radicalism, and the Lamb's War: The Baptist-Quaker Conflict in 17th-Century England. Oxford University Press, 1997. 188 pp. ISBN 0-19-510833-7

* Walvin, James. The Quakers: Money and Morals. London: John Murray, 1997. 243 pp. ISBN 0-7195-5750-X And see review by F.M.L. Thompson, "Success, plain and simple, TLS 4923 (August 8, 1997): 33.

* Wiles, Maurice. Archetypal Heresies: Arianism Through the Centuries. Oxford: Clarendon, 1997. 204 pp. ISBN 0-19-826927-7 [and see review by Rowan Williams, "God is one and all alone," TLS 2925 (August 1997): 31; William Whiston]

Wykes, D.L. "Quaker schoolmasters, toleration, and the the law, 1689-1714." Journal of Religious History, 21, 2 (June 1997): 178-92.

CHRISTIANITY - ROMAN CATHOLIC

Hemmerdinger, B. "How the Society of Jesus was saved (indirectly) by the French Revolution" [in Italian]. Belfagor, 52, 2 (March 1997): 195-6.

Roehner, B.M. "Jesuits and the state: A comparative study of their expulsions (1590-1900)." Religion, 27, 2 (April 1997): 165-82.

DEISM

* Herrick, James A. The Radical Rhetoric of the English Deists: The Discourse of Skepticism, 1680-1750. 248 pp. ISBN 1-57003-166-5

ISLAM

Clement, J.F. "Enlightenment thinkers and Islam" [in French]. Social Compass, 44, 2 (June 1997): 227-46.

Hermansen, M.K. "Visions as 'good to think': A cognitive approach to visionary experience in Islamic Sufi thought." Religion, 27, 1 (January 1997): 25-44 [interpreting divination using an 18th-century system of religious symbols]

JUDAISM

Chouraqui, J.M. "The influence of modernity and the ideology of emancipation on the discourse of the French rabbis." Social Compass, 44, 2 (June 1997): 217-26.

HISTORY OF SCIENCE

Duck, M. "A question of faith: Goethe's belief in the immutability of light." Annals of Science, 54, 4 (July 1997): 397 ff.

Langins, Janis. "La mutation de l'enseignement scientifique en France (1750-1810) et le rôle des écoles centrales: l'exemple de Nantes." Technology and culture, 32, 1 (1991): 176-77.

Langins, Janis. "La préhistoire de l'École polytechnique." Revue d'histoire des sciences 44, 1 (1991): 61-89.

Viard, Jérôme et Djama Ismaël Youssouf. "Les relations entre élasticité et dureté dans le Traité de dynamique sont-elles compatibles avec celles de l'Encyclopédie?" Recherches sur Diderot et sur l'Encyclopédie, 22 (avril 1997): 123-45.

Wess, J. "The logic demonstrators of the 3rd Earl Stanhope (1753-1814)." Annals of Science, 54, 4 (July 1997): 397 ff.

[see also title by Prudovsky listed under Historiography]

HISTORY OF SEXUALITY

Fernandez, A. "The repression of sexual behaviour by the Aragonese Inquisition between 1560 and 1700." Journal of the History of Sexuality, 7, 4 (April 1997): 469-501.

* Foster, Barbara, Michael Foster, & Letha Hadady. Three in Live: Ménages à Trois from Ancient to Modern Times. San Francisco: Harper, 1997.


INDIA

* Cohn, Bernard S. Colonialism and Its Forms of Knowledge: The British in India. Princeton University Press, 1997. 189 pp. ISBN 0-691-02393-9

* Edney, Matthew H. Mapping an Empire: The Geographical Construction of British India, 1765-1843. University of Chicago Press, 1997. 458 pp., ill. ISBN 0-226-18487-0

* Mahomet, Dean. The Travels of Dean Mahomet: An 18th-century journey through India. Ed. Michael H. Fisher. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. 229 pp. ISBN 0-520-20716-5 [1st publ. Cork, 1795; East India Company army 1769-84; Cork; Brighton; "Shampooing Surgeon" to George IV & William IV]

IRELAND - HISTORY

* Cullen, Fintan. Visual Politics: The Representation of Ireland, 1750-1930. Cork University Press, 1997. 228 pp. ISBN 1-85918-023-X

* Hill, Jacqueline. From Patriots to Unionists: Dublin Civic Politics and Irish Protestant Patriotism, 1669-1840. Oxford: Clarendon, 1997. 444 pp. ISBN 0-19-820635-6

* McBride, Ian. The Siege of Derry in Ulster Protestant Mythology. Dublin: Four Courts, 1997. 93 pp. ISBN 1-85182-299-2

* McNally, Patrick. Parties, Patriots and Undertakers: Parliamentary Politics in Early Hanoverian Ireland. Dublin: Four Courts, 1997. 252 pp. ISBN 1-85182-255-0

* Weber, Paul. On the Road to Rebellion: The United Irishmen and Hamburg, 1796-1803. Dublin: Four Courts, 1997. 205 pp. ISBN 1-85182-311-5

IRELAND - LITERATURE

* O'Ciosáin, Niall. Print and Popular Culture in Ireland, 1750-1850. Macmillan, 1997. 294 pp. ISBN 0-333-66684-4

SWIFT

Thickstun, Margaret Olofson. "The Puritan Origins of Gulliver's Conversion in Houyhnhnmland." Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997): 517-34.

ITALY - HISTORY

Francesco, Antonio de. "Aux origines du mouvement democratique italien: quelques perspectives de recherche d'apres l'exemple de la periode revolutionnaire, 1796-1801." Annales historiques de la revolution française 308 (avril-juin 1997): 333-48.

LATIN AMERICA

* Bakewell, Peter. A History of Latin America: Empires and Sequels 1450-1930. Oxford: Blackwell, 1997. 520 pp., ill. ISBN 0-631-16791-9 (cloth), 20547-0 (paper).

MARITIME HISTORY

Allison, R.J. "Sailing to Algiers: American sailors encounter the Muslim world." American Neptune, 57, 1 (Winter 1997): 5-18.

Barker, R. "Careening for good soldiers in the 17th Century." Mariner's Mirror, 83, 2 (May 1997): 131-5.

Diamond, E.M. "Royal Marine and Army reaction to seditious handbills in 1797." Mariner's Mirror, 83, 2 (May 1997): 218-20.

Novi, C. "The Marques de la Victoria and the advancement of naval lexicography in 18th-century Spain." Mariner's Mirror, 83, 2 (May 1997): 136-49.

Parmentier, J. "Ostend whalers in Spitsbergen and the Davis Strait: The history of the Ostend Whaling Company, 1727-1734." American Neptune, 57, 1 (Winter 1997): 19-36.

MATERIAL CULTURE AND DECORATIVE ARTS

Finch, Irene. "The Lost Century: Japanese Arita Porcelain 1720-1820 in Britain." Arts of Asia, 27, 4 (July-August 1997): 64-75.

Hyman, J.A. "Scottish drinking vessels." Magazine Antiques, 151, 6 (June 1997): 870 ff [quaichs, thistle-cups, mugs].

Simon, Robin. "Palazzo Spini Feroni, Florence." Art History, 146, 426 (New Series) (August 1997): 52-54. [includes some photos of 1702-12 decoration]

Wood, D. "A group of Concord, Massachusetts, furniture." Magazine Antiques, 151, 5 (May 1997): 742 ff. [chests from the 1770s].

Zimmerman, P.D. "The Livingston's Best New York City Federal Furniture." Magazine Antiques, 151, 5 (May 1997): 716-22 [2 sofas, a Lady's Cabinet-Dressing Table]

MEXICO

[see title by Salvucci and Garner listed under Economics]

MISCELLANEOUS

* Korman, Sharon. The Right of Conquest: The Acquisition of Territory by Force in International Law and Practice. Oxford: Clarendon, 1997. 342 pp. ISBN 0-19-828007-6

* Lis, Catharina, & Hugo Soly. Disordered Lives: Eighteenth-Century Families and their Unruly Relatives. Cambridge: Polity Press, 1996

* Piatigorsky, Alexander. Who's Afraid of Freemasons?: The Phenomenon of Freemasonry. Harvill, 1997. 398 pp., ill. ISBN 1-86046-029-1

NATIVE AMERICANS, FIRST NATIONS, INDIANS, LES INDIGENES, &C.

* Sayre, Gordon M. Les Sauvages Americains: Representations of Native Americans in French and English Colonial Literature. University of North Carolina Press, 1997.. 384 pp., ill. ISBN 0-8078-2346-5 (cloth), 0-8078-4652-X (paper)

Shoemaker, N. "How Indians got to be red." American Historical Review, 102, 3 (June 1997): 625-44.

OTTOMAN HISTORY

Hoe, T. J. "The secret Balkan misision of Captain Koehler and Captain Monroe, 1791-93." Revue Roumaine d'histoire, 35, 1-3 (janvier-juin 1996): 87-108.

PHILOSOPHY

* Berlin, Isaiah. The Proper Study of Mankind: An Anthology of Essays. Ed. Henry Hardy & Roger Hausheer. Chatto & Windus, 1997. 667 pp. ISBN 0-701106527-8 [and see review by Stefan Collini, "Against utopia: The inimitable cadence of Berlin's writings and the unwavering pluralism of his thought," TLS 4925 (August 22, 1997): 3-5.]

Dyrkton, J. "The liberal critic as ideologue: Emile Faguet at fin de siecle reflections on the 18th century." History of European Ideas, 22, 5-6 (1996): 321-36.

Steinberg, J. "The burdens of Isaiah Berlin's modernity." History of European Ideas, 22, 5-6 (1996): 369-84.

FICHTE

Soller, A.K. "'My system is purely an analysis of the concept of freedom': A problem-oriented discussion of Fichte's claim" [in German]. Philosophisches Jahrbuch, 104, 1 (1997): 141-49.

KANT

DePol, D. "'Totalitat': The reception of Kant in Carl Einstein's early aesthetic theory" [in German]. Philosophisches Jahrbuch, 104, 1 (1997): 117-40.

Engstrom, S. "Kant's conception of practical wisdom." Kant-Studien, 88, 1 (1997): 16-43.

Guyer, P. "To practical intent: Kant's conception of the postulates of pure practical reason" [in German]. Philosophisches Jahrbuch, 104, 1 (1997): 1-18.

* Kant, Immanuel. Critique of Pure Reason. Tr. Werner S. Pluhar. Indianapolis: Hackett. 1030 pp. ISBN 0-87220-258-5 (paper) [and see review by Jonathan Rée, "Englishing the Critique," TLS 2926 (August 29, 1997): 31.

Lombardi, J.L. "James Rachal on Kant's basic idea." American Catholic Philosophical Quarterly, 71, 1 (Winter 1997): 53-58.

Mechoulan, E. "La discipline du temps: le goût et le sublime dans la Critique de la faculté de juger." Revue de metaphysique et de morale, 1 (janvier -mars 1997): 107-26.

Rottgers, K. "Kant's gypsies: The significance of the unspoken" [in German]. Kant-Studien, 88, 1 (1997): 60-86.

Roy, L. "Kant's reflections on the sublime and the infinite." Kant-Studien, 88, 1 (1997): 44-59.

Sparshott, F. "Kant without Sade." Philosophy and Literature, 21, 1 (April 1997): 151 ff.

Theis, R. "Kant's theology of mere reason in his Critique of Pure Reason" [in German]. Philosophisches Jahrbuch, 104, 1 (1997): 19-51.

Wilson, H.L. "Kant's integration of morality and anthropology." Kant-Studien, 88, 1 (1997): 87-104.

Wyller, R. "Causality and singular reference: A reconstruction of Kant's empirical realism in terms of the philosophy of language" [in German]. Kant-Studien, 88, 1 (1997): 1-15.

LEIBNIZ

Cover, J.A. "Non-basic time and reductive strategies: Leibniz's theory of time. Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science, 28, 2(June 1997): 289-318.

LOCKE

* Kramer, Matthew W. John Locke and the Origins of Private Property: Philosophical Explorations of Individualism, Community, and Equality. Cambridge University Press, 1997. 347 pp. ISBN 0-521-48412-4

* Spellman, W.M. John Locke. Macmillan, 1997. 165 pp. ISBN 0-333-63421-7 (cloth), 0-333-63422-2 (paper)

[see also title by Carey listed under England-Literature]

REID

* Reid, Thomas. An Enquiry into the Human Mind: On the Principles of Common Sense. Ed. Derek R. Brookes. Edinburgh University Press, 1997. 345 pp. ISBN 0-7486-0722-6

SPINOZA

Bordoli, R. "'The Son of God is the same as the Father': A previously unpublished letter from Spinosa to Lodewijk Meyer, July 26, 1663" [in Italian]. Belfagor, 52, 2 (March 1997): 191-95.

POLITICAL THOUGHT

* Finer, S.E. The History of Government from the Earliest Times. Oxford University Press, 1997. 3 vols., 1701 pp. ISBN 0-19-822904-6 [and see review by Edward N. Luttwak, "How Bean, Lentil, and Chick-pea ruled: Finer's lucid catalogue of human governments," TLS 4926 (August 29, 1997): 5-6.

[see title by Marien listed under France-Literature-Voltaire]

HOBBES

* Kramer, Matthew H. Hobbes and the Paradoxes of Political Origins. Macmillan, 1997. 144 pp. ISBN 0-333-68369-2

Lamoine, G. "Freedom of the press prior to John Stuart Mill's 'On Liberty.'" Études anglaises, 50, 1 (janvier-mars 1997): 53-61.

Roux, L. "Was Hobbes a forefather of liberalism?" Études anglaises, 50, 1 (janvier-mars 1997): 27-39.

ROUSSEAU

Terrasse, Jean. "Rousseau et la problématique de l'égalité." Littératures, 8 (1991): 5-25. [Revue de l'Université McGill. ISSN: 0838-1453.]

ROMANIA

Revue Roumaine d'histoire, 35, 1-3 (janvier-juin 1996) is a special issue on political and cultural frontiers, including the spiritual frontier with France and the alteration of Moldavian borders in 1812.

RUSSIA

Cross, Anthony. "Cultural relations between Britain and Russia in the 18th century," in the Yale Center for British Art exhibition catalog British art treasures from Russian imperial collections (Yale University Press, 1996), pp. 16 - 35

* Kliuchevsky, V.O. A Course in Russian History: The Time of Catherine the Great. Tr., ed. Marshall S. Shatz. Armonk, NY: Sharpe, 1997. ISBN 1-56324-526-4 (cloth); 1-56324-527-2 (paper).

SCOTLAND - LITERATURE

* Gifford, Douglas, & Dorothy McMillan. A History of Scottish Women's Writing. Edinburgh University Press, 1997. 716 pp. ISBN 0-7486-0742-0 (cloth), 0-7486-09165-4 (paper)

* Glendenning, John. The Highland Road: Romantic Tourism, Scotland, and Literature, 1720-1820. Macmillan, 1997. 282 pp. ISBN 0-333-68023-5

SMOLLETT

Weed, David M. "Sentimental Misogyny and Medicine in Humphry Clinker. Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, 37, 3 (summer 1997): 615-36.

THEATRE HISTORY

FRANCE

* Boussant, Philippe, avec Patricia Bouchenot-Dévin. Les Plaisirs de Versailles: Theâtre et Musique. Paris: Fayard, 1997. 543 pp. ISBN 2-213-59657-3 [and see review by Roger Savage, "Honouring the Frog Princess: Versailles en fête and the incorrect playfulness of Rameau's ballet bouffon," TLS 4926 (August 29, 1997): 18-19; includes discussion of Rameau's Platée, opening at the Barbican 22 septembre].

U.S. -- COLONIAL & FEDERAL HISTORY

* Batinski, Michael C. Batinski. Jonathan Belcher: Colonial Governor. University Press of Kentucky, 1996. xviii, 212 pp. ISBN 0-8131-1946-4.

Bruegel, M. "Uncertainty, pluriactivity, and neighborhood exchange in the rural Hudson Valley in the late 18th century." New York History, 77, 3 (July 1996): 245-72.

Creznic, J. "Flora McDonald: The story of a Scottish heroine who emigrated to North Carolina in 1774, only to find herself allied with the crown during the American revolution." American History, 32, 2 (May-June 1997): 22-25.

Fabend, F.H. "The Synod of Dort and the persistence of Dutchness in 19th-century New York and New Jersey." New York History, 77, 3 (July 1996): 273-300.

* Hoffman, Ronald; Mechal Sobel; & Fredrika J. Teute, eds. Through a Glass Darkly: Reflections on Personal Identity in Early America. 480 pp., ill. University of North Carolina Press, for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Sculpture. 1997.

Holton, Woody. "'Rebel against Rebel': Enslaved Virginians and the Coming of the American Revolution." The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 105, 2 (Spring 1997): 157-92.

Kastor, Peter J. "'Equitable Rights and Privileges': The Divided Loyalties in Washington County, Virginia, during the Franklin Separatist Crisis." The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 105, 2 (Spring 1997): 193-226.

Koschman, J.V. "The nationalism of cultural uniqueness." American Historical Review, 102, 3 (June 1997): 758-68.

* Martin, Thomas S. True Whigs and Honest Tories: A Green Interpretation of the Coming of the American Revolution, Vol. 2: The Unravelling of Empire. San Francisco: International Scholars, 1997. 778 pp. ISBN 1-57309-133-2 (cloth); 1-57309-132-4 (paper).

Nelles, H.V. "American exceptionalism: A double-edged sword." American Historical Review, 102, 3 (June 1997): 749-57.

Nolan, M. "Against exceptionalisms." American Historical Review, 102, 3 (June 1997): 769-74.

* Sobel, Robert. For Want of a Nail: If Burgoyne Had Won at Saratoga. Greenhill, 1997. 441 pp. ISBN 1-85367-281-5

* Sorin, Gerald. Tradition Transformed: The Jewish Experience in America. Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

Treckel, Paula A. "'The Empire of My Heart': The Marriage of William Byrd II and Lucy Parke Byrd." The Virginia Magazine of History and Biography, 105, 2 (Spring 1997): 125-56.

* Wallach, Glenn. Obedient Sons: The Discourses of Youth and Generations in American Culture, 1630-1860. University of Massachusetts Press, 1997. 265 pp. ISBN 1-55849-057-4

U.S. -- COLONIAL & FEDERAL LITERATURE

* Anderson, Douglas. The Radical Enlightenments of Benjamin Franklin. Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

WOMEN'S STUDIES

* Caine, Barbara. English Feminism, 1780-1980. Oxford University Press, 1997. 336 pp. ISBN 0-19-820686-0 (cloth), 0-19-820434-5 (paper).

* Cott, Nancy F. The Bonds of Womanhood: 'Woman's Sphere' in New England, 1780-1835. 2nd ed. Yale University Press, 1997. 225 pp. ISBN 0-300-07298-8 (paper)

Emch-Deriaz, Antoinette. "Health and Gender Oriented Education: An Eighteenth-Century Case-Study." Women's Studies, 24 (1995): 521-30.

* Hughes, Darah, & Brady Hughes. Women in World History, Vol. 2: Readings from 1500 to the Present. Anrmonk, NY: Sharpe. 278 pp. ISBN 1-56324-312-1 (cloth); 1-56324-313-X (paper)

* Robertson, Una A. The Illustrated History of the Housewife, 1650-1950. Far Thrupp: Sutton, 1998. 204 pp., ill. ISBN 0-7509-0925-0

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