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  • W.G. Runciman

    • The Mexican Revolution. Vol. I: Porfirians, Liberals and Revolutionaries by Alan Knight
    • The Mexican Revolution. Vol. II: Counter-Revolution and Reconstruction by Alan Knight
    • Mexico: Inside the Volcano by Alan Riding
  • Letters
    Ray Honeyford, Oliver Owen, Conway Xavier, Nigel Smith, Michael Hulse, Geoffrey Cuming, Editor, ‘London Review’, Bruno Nightingale

  • Jerome McGann

    • In the American Tree: Language, Poetry, Realism by Ron Silliman
    • ‘Language’ Poetries: An Anthology by Douglas Messerli
  • Alex Zwerdling

    • The Failure of Theory: Essays on Criticism and Contemporary Theory by Patrick Parrinder
  • John Lanchester

    • Criticism in Society by Imre Salusinszky
    • Mensonge by Malcolm Bradbury
  • John Sturrock

    • Death and the Labyrinth: The World of Raymond Roussel by Michel Foucault, translated by Charles Ruas
    • Raymond Roussel: Life, Death and Works. Essays and stories by various hands
  • Adrian Desmond

    • The Correspondence of Charles Darwin. Vol. II: 1837-1843 edited by Frederick Burkhardt and Sydney Smith
    • The Works of Charles Darwin edited by Paul Barrett and R.B. Freeman
    • The Darwinian Heritage edited by David Kohn
    • Western Science in the Arab World: The Impact of Darwinism, 1860-1930 by Adel Ziadat
    • Theories of Human Evolution: A Century of Debate 1844-1944 by Peter Bowler
    • Controversy in Victorian Geology: The Cambrian-Silurian Dispute by James Secord
    • Darwin’s Metaphor: Nature’s Place in Victorian Culture by Robert Young
  • Jasper Griffin

    • A History of Private Life. Vol. I: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium edited by Paul Veyne
    • The Roman World edited by John Wacher
    • The Roman Empire: Economy, Society and Culture edited by Peter Garnsey and Richard Saller
    • Sexual Life in Ancient Egypt by Lisa Manniche
  • Anthony Pagden

    • Utopia and Anti-Utopia in Modern Times by Krishan Kumar
    • Lectures on Ideology and Utopia by Paul Ricoeur, edited by George Taylor
    • Visions of Harmony: A Study in 19th-Century Millenarianism by Anne Taylor
  • Peter Burke

    • Patronage, Art and Society in Renaissance Italy edited by F.W. Kent and Patricia Simons
    • Pienza: The Creation of a Renaissance City by Charles Mack
    • Piety and Patronage in Renaissance Venice: Bellini, Titian and the Franciscans by Rona Goffen
    • Venetian Humanism in an Age of Patrician Dominance by Margaret King
    • The Venetian Patriciate: Reality versus Myth by Donald Queller
    • Tradesman and Traders: The World of the Guilds in Venice and Europe, c.1250-c.1650 by Richard MacKenney
    • Florence, Rome and the Origins of the Renaissance by George Holmes
    • From Humanism to the Humanities: Education and the Liberal Arts in 15th and 6th-Century Europe by Anthony Grafton and Lisa Jardine
    • Renaissance and Revolt: Essays in the Intellectual and Social History of Early Modern France by J.H.M. Salmon
  • Jeremy Harding
    Eritrean Revolution

  • Susanne Chowdhury
    Poem: ‘Disaster Area’

  • Brad Leithauser

    • Selected Poems by Molly Holden
    • The Player Queen’s Wife by Oliver Reynolds
    • The Consuming Myth: The Work of James Merrill by Stephen Yenser
  • D.A.N. Jones

    • Anthills of the Savannah by Chinua Achebe
    • Familiar Wars by Julietta Harvey
    • Lenin: The Novel by Alan Brien
  • Jane Miller

  • John Sutherland

    • Dickens’s Working Notes for his Novels edited by Harry Stone