Bibliographic update January 2015: All

Past and Present

The Rewards of their Exertions: Prize Money and British Abolitionism in Sierra Leone, 1808-1823
Scanlan, P. X., vol. 225 (1): 113-142
Free Labour, Capitalism and the Anti-Slavery Origins of Chinese Exclusion in California in the 1870s
Batzell, R., vol. 225 (1): 143-186
'And so we Transform a People': Women's Social Action and the Reconfiguration of Politics on the Right in France, 1934-1947
Downs, L. L., vol. 225 (1): 187-225
Who Governed? Grassroots Politics in Mexico Under the Partido Revolucionario Institucional, 1958-1970
Smith, B. T., vol. 225 (1): 227-271
Subaltern Imperialists: The New Historiography of the Japanese Empire
Sand, J., vol. 225 (1): 273-288

Renaissance Studies

Treasures of the Royal Courts: Tudors, Stuarts and the Russian Tsars (London, Victoria and Albert Museum, 9 March–14 July 2013). Catalogue Treasures of the Royal Courts: Tudors, Stuarts and the Russian Tsars ed. Olga Dmitrieva and Tessa Murdoch. London, 2
Giovanna d'Austria and the art of appearances: textiles and dress at the Florentine court
Sarah Bercusson, ONLINE EARLY
The Young Dürer: Drawing the Figure (London, The Courtauld Gallery, 17 October 2013–12 January 2014). Catalogue edited by Stephanie Buck and Stephanie Porras. London: Paul Holberton Publishing, 2013. 288 pp. with 200 colour illus. £40. ISBN: 978-190737251
John Richards, ONLINE EARLY
How much does it cost to be stylish? Ease, effort, and energy consumption in Benvenuto Cellini's Vita
Sarah D. P. Cockram, Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga: Power Sharing at the Italian Renaissance Court. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013. xvi + 256 pp. 13 b & w illus. £70.00. ISBN 978-1409048311 (hb). Anne J. Cruz and Maria Galli Stampino (
Helen Watanabe-O'Kelly, ONLINE EARLY
Setting as revisionism: Vasari's use of Dürer's Siege in the Palazzo Vecchio
Tom Nichols, Titian and the End of the Venetian Renaissance. London: Reaktion Books, 2013. 336 pp. £49.00. ISBN 978-1780231860 (hb).
Benjamin Paul, ONLINE EARLY
Being human in early Virginia
Margaret Shewring (ed.), Waterborne Pageants and Festivities in the Renaissance: Essays in Honour of J. R. Mulryne. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013. xxv + 439 pp. £85.00. ISBN: 978-1409400233 (hb).
Maria Shmygol, ONLINE EARLY
Kevin de Ornellas, The Horse in Early Modern English Culture. Bridled, Curbed, and Tamed. Madison-Teaneck: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2014. 209 pp. £44.95. ISBN: 978-1611476583 (hb.)
Elisabetta Deriu, ONLINE EARLY
Art and Alchemy: The Mystery of Transformation (Düsseldorf, Museum Kunstpalast, 5 April–10 August 2014). Catalogue Kunst und Alchemie: das Geheimnis der Verwandlung (English: Art and Alchemy: The Mystery of Transformation) edited by Sven Dupré, Dedo von K
Anke Timmermann, ONLINE EARLY
Bradley D. Ryner, Performing Economic Thought: English Drama and Mercantile Writing, 1600–1642. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2013. xii + 217 pp. £70.00. ISBN: 978-0748684656 (hb.)
Caroline Bowden and James E. Kelly (eds.), The English Convents in Exile, 1600-1800: Communities, Culture and Identity. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2013. xxii + 282 pp. £75.00. ISBN 978-1409450733 (hb.)
Emilie K. M. Murphy, ONLINE EARLY
Erica Benner, Machiavelli's ‘Prince’: A New Reading. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. lv + 343 pp. £55.00. ISBN: 978-0199653638 (hb).
Chloe Kathleen Preedy, ONLINE EARLY
Philip Schwyzer, Shakespeare and the Remains of Richard III. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. 247 pp. £55.00. ISBN: 978-0199676101 (hb).
Chloe Kathleen Preedy, ONLINE EARLY
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