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Betts, Gavin trans. Three Medieval Greek Romances: Velthandros and Chrysandza, Kallimachos and Chrysorroi, Livistros and Rodamni. 192 pp. New York & London: Garland Publishing, Inc. (1995).

Carter, F. W.. Trade and Urban Development in Poland: An Economic Geography of Cracow, from Its Origins to 1795. 509 pp. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1994).

Christine de Pizan. Le Livre du Duc des Vrais Amans: A Critical Edition. Fenster, Thelma S., ed. 261 pp. Binghamton: Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies (1995).

Garcia-Ballester, Luis, Roger French, Jon Arrizabalaga, and Andrew Cunningham, eds. Practical Medicine from Salerno to the Black Death. 402 pp. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1994).

Guerin, M. Victoria. The Fall of Kings and Princes: Structure and Destruction in Arthurian Tragedy. 336 pp. Stanford: Stanford University Press (1995).

Hunt, Edwin S. The Medieval Super-companies: A Study of the Peruzzi Company of Florence. 291 pp. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1994).

Jasper Hopkins. Nicholas of Cusa on Wisdom and Knowledge. 543 pp. Minneapolis: Arthur J. Banning Press (1996).

Lacy, Norris J., ed. Lancelot-Grail: The Old French Arthurian Vulgate and Post-Vulgate in Translation. Vol. III. Roberta L. Krueger, William W. Kibler and Carleton W. Carroll, translators. 338 pp. New York & London: Garland (1995).

Newhauser, Richard G. and John A. Alford eds. Literature and Religion In the Later Middle Ages: Philological Studies in Honor of Siegfried Wenzel. 414 pp. Binghamton: Center for Medieval and Early Renaissance Studies, (1995).

Newman, Barbara. From Virile Woman to Woman Christ: Studies in Medieval Religion and Literature. 355 pp. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press (1995).

O'Brien, John. Anacreon Redivivus: A Study of Anacreontic Translation in Mid-Sixteenth-Century France. 276 pp. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press (1996).

Parsons, John Carmi and Bonnie Wheeler, eds. Medieval Mothering. 384 pp. New York: Garland (1996).

Putter, Ad. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and French Arthurian Romance. 279 pp. Oxford: Clarendon Press (1995).

Rushing, James A., Jr. Images of Adventure: Ywain in the Visual Arts. 300 pp. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press (1995).

Terry, Patricia, trans. The Honeysuckle and the Hazel Tree: Medieval Stories of Men and Women. 219 pp. Berkeley: University of California Press (1995).

Wenzel, Horst. Horen und Sehen, Schrift und Bild: Kultur und Gedachtnis im Mittelalter. 626 pp. Munich: (1995).

Wenzel, Siegfried. Macaronic Sermons: Bilingualism and Preaching in Late- Medieval England. 361 pp. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press (1996).