Renaissance Studies articles

Volume 27 (3)

Catherine Richardson, Shakespeare and Material Culture. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. viii + 221 pp. £14.99. ISBN: 978-0-19-956227-5 (pb).
HESTER LEES-JEFFRIES, vol. 27 (3): 468-470
Stephen Orgel, Spectacular Performances: Essays on Theatre, Imagery, Books and Selves in Early Modern England. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2011. xx + 283 pp. $80.00. ISBN: 978-0-7190-8168-2 (hb).
MELISSA E. SANCHEZ, vol. 27 (3): 470-472
Elaine Leong and Alisha Rankin (eds.), Secrets and Knowledge in Medicine and Science, 1500–1800. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2011. ix + 247 pp. £60.00. ISBN: 978-0-75466-854-1 (hb).
DARIO TESSICINI, vol. 27 (3): 472-474
Books received
vol. 27 (3): 475-476

Volume 27 (2)

Friendship and religion in the Republic of Letters; the return of Justus Lipsius to Catholicism (1591)
JAN MACHIELSEN, vol. 27 (2): 161-182
William Baldwin and A Mirror for Magistrates
MIKE PINCOMBE, vol. 27 (2): 183-198
Marlowe and the Greeks
NEIL RHODES, vol. 27 (2): 199-218
Cipriano de' Mari's Lucianic speech for René of Anjou (St-Dié, MS 37): humanism and diplomacy in Genoa and beyond
OREN J. MARGOLIS, vol. 27 (2): 219-235
Market ethics and credit practices in sixteenth-century Tuscany
JAMES E. SHAW, vol. 27 (2): 236-252
The extrinsic in the architectural thinking of Leon Battista Alberti: a reading of Sant'Andrea in Mantua
JAMES LAWSON, vol. 27 (2): 253-269
Silence and secrets in Domenico Fetti's Portrait of a Man with a Sheet of Music
SEAN ROBERTS, vol. 27 (2): 270-290
I Preraffaelliti. Il Sogno del '400 italiano da Beato Angelico a Perugino, da Rossetti a Burne Jones (Ravenna, Museo d'Arte della Città, 28 February, 2010 and as The Pre-Raphaelites and Italy, Oxford Ashmolean Museum, 15 September–5 December 2010); Dante
JOHN E. LAW, vol. 27 (2): 291-296
This England: literature, locality and nation in recent Renaissance studies
STEWART MOTTRAM, vol. 27 (2): 297-301
Matthew P. Romaniello and Charles Lipp (eds.), Contested Spaces of Nobility in Early Modern Europe. Burlington, VT and Farnham: Ashgate, 2011. xiii +377 pp. £70.00. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0551-1 (hb).
BRENDAN DOOLEY, vol. 27 (2): 302-304
Michael Mallett and Christine Shaw, The Italian Wars 1494–1559: War, State and Society in Early Modern Europe. Harlow: Longman, 2012. 392 pp. £23.99. ISBN: 978-0582057586 (pb).
STELLA FLETCHER, vol. 27 (2): 304-305
Micheline White (ed.) English Women, Religion, and Textual Production, 1500–1625. Burlington, VT and Farnham: Ashgate, 2011. 252 pp. £60.00. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0651-8 (hb).
MEGAN MATCHINSKE, vol. 27 (2): 305-308
Marco Folin (ed.), Courts and Courtly Arts in Renaissance Italy: Arts, Culture and Politics, 1395–1530. Woodbridge: Antique Collectors' Club, 2011. 443 pp. £50.00. ISBN: 978-1-8514-9643-3 (hb).
FABRIZIO NEVOLA, vol. 27 (2): 308-310
Michael Potterton and Thomas Herron (eds.), Dublin and the Pale in the Renaissance, c. 1540–1660. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2011. 447 pp. €50.00. ISBN: 978-1-84682-283-4 (hb).
PATRICIA PALMER, vol. 27 (2): 310-312
Books received
vol. 27 (2): 313-314

Volume 27 (1)

Eclipsed: An overshadowed goddess and the discarded image of Botticelli's Primavera
JOHN DEE, vol. 27 (1): 4-33
Mildmay Fane's masque Raguaillo d'Oceano (1640): royalism, Puritanism and sea voyages
SARA TREVISAN, vol. 27 (1): 34-50
Beyond Rome: Sebastiano Del Piombo as a painter of diplomatic gifts
PIERS BAKER-BATES, vol. 27 (1): 51-72
Print and polemic in sixteenth-century France: the Histoires prodigieuses, confessional identity, and the Wars of Religion
JENNIFER SPINKS, vol. 27 (1): 73-96
Watching flesh: poison and the fantasy of temporal control in Renaissance England
MIRANDA WILSON, vol. 27 (1): 97-113
‘Amethystus Princeps Sobrietatis’: signing a sixteenth-century pledge
EMMA HERDMAN, vol. 27 (1): 114-132
Artemisia Gentileschi: Storia di una passione (Milano, Palazzo Reale, 23 September 2011–29 January 2012)
JÖRG ZUTTER, vol. 27 (1): 133-140
Recovering lost Wits
MATTHEW WOODCOCK, vol. 27 (1): 141-145
Madhavi Menon (ed.), Shakesqueer: A Queer Companion to the Complete Works of Shakespeare. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press, 2011. x + 495 pp. $27.95. ISBN: 978-0-8223-4845-0 (pb).
VIN NARDIZZI, vol. 27 (1): 146-148
Thomas Herron and Michael Potterton (eds.), Ireland in the Renaissance: c. 1540–1660. Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2007. 336 pp. €55.00. ISBN: 978-1-85182-988-0 (hb).
BRENDAN DOOLEY, vol. 27 (1): 148-150
Ian Gadd (ed.), The History of the Book in the West: 1455–1700, Volume II. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2010. xlii + 526 pp. £150.00. ISBN: 978-0-7546-2771-5 (hb).
N. C. ALDRED, vol. 27 (1): 150-151
James Madge, Sabbioneta Cryptic City. London: Bibliotheque McLean, 2011. 264 pp. £25.00. ISBN: 978-0-9558-8681-2 (pb).
PIERS BAKER-BATES, vol. 27 (1): 152-153
Holly Dugan, The Ephemeral History of Perfume: Scent and Sense in Early Modern England. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011. xi + 259 pp. $65.00. ISBN: 978-1-4214-0234-5 (hb). Mark Albert Johnston, Beard Fetish in Early Modern England: S
LESEL DAWSON, vol. 27 (1): 153-156

Volume 26 (5)

Interrogating The Soddered Citizen
BARBARA WOODING, vol. 26 (5): 608-624
The Semaines' Dissemination in England and Scotland until 1641
PETER AUGER, vol. 26 (5): 625-640
Fadrique Furió Ceriol's Machiavellian vocabulary of contingency
KEITH DAVID HOWARD, vol. 26 (5): 641-657
Descartes's account of indifference
EMMA GILBY, vol. 26 (5): 658-672
Tristis Amor: an unpublished verse love letter from Lady Elizabeth Dacre Howard to Sir Anthony Cooke
ELAINE TREHARNE, vol. 26 (5): 673-690
The melting pot of science and belief: studying Vesuvius in seventeenth-century Naples
JANE E. EVERSON, vol. 26 (5): 691-727
Strong stomachs: Arthur Golding, Ovid, and cultural assimilation
JOSEPH WALLACE, vol. 26 (5): 728-743
Bronzino: pittore e poeta alla corte dei Medici – Edited by Carlo Falciani and Antonio Natali
DENNIS GERONIMUS, vol. 26 (5): 744-757