'offers an engaging exploration of Rome ... The reader who has never visited Rome will feel compelled to do it. The one who has already visited it will wish to do it again, in order to savour it in a new way.'
Nordicum-Mediterraneum on Rome, Postmodern Narratives of a Cityscape. Read the full review here.
'a giddying embarrassment of riches for Victorianist and science and literature scholars alike ... The innovative research directions initiated by the set will likely influence science and literature studies for years to come.'
Review 19 on Victorian Science and Literature, Part II. Read the full review here.
'This book should be useful for folklorists and Celticists, historians, and those with interests in cultural studies. Well researched and written, it provides an excellent addition to the already rich bibliography of tomes dealing with orality and literacy in an Irish context.'
Journal of Folklore Research on Literacy and Orality in Eighteenth-Century Irish Song. Read the full review here.
'Dr Quinn’s book is a well-informed and persuasive study of the links between art and commerce in nineteenth-century Britain. His book is a must-read for all scholars interested in Utilitarian or art issues.'
Cercles on Utilitarianism and the Art School in Nineteenth-Century Britain. Read the full review here.
'these eight volumes are an immense treasure trove for explorers in the field of Victorian literature and science to delight in and exploit.'
The British Society for Science and Literature on Victorian Science and Literature. Read the full review here.
Sixteenth Century Journal says of The Letters of Luisa de Carvajal y Mendoza 'This collection of letters is a worthy companion and an inestimable guide for appreciating one of the most remarkable women to cross early modern Spain's vast stage.'
20 – 23 March
Williamsburg, VA, USA
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies Conference
, Publishing Director, attending
22 – 25 May
Berkshire Association for Women's History Conference
, Junior Commissioning Editor, attending