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TMR 98.04.19 The Medieval Review Announcement: TMR Books Received (February 1998)

The following books have been received and are available to qualified scholars for review (in most cases a reviewer should have received a doctoral degree or the equivalent). Our general policy is that reviews are expected within three months of your receiving the book, and must be submitted either by e-mail or on disk. If you are interested in reviewing one of these books, please send the following information to us at

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Sincerely yours,Deborah M. Deliyannis and Rand H. Johnson, editors

D'Accone, Frank A. The Civic Muse: Music and Musicians in Siena during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press (1997) xxiii, 861 pp.

Aelfric of Eynsham. Aelfric's Catholic Homilies. Clemoes, Peter Series: The First Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press (1998) xxii, 562 pp. Published for The Early English Text Society

Akehurst, F. R. P. and Stephanie Cain Van D'Elden, eds. The Stranger in Medieval Society. Series: Medieval Cultures, Vol 12. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press (1997) xiii, 149 pp.

Cahill, Michael, ed. and trans. The First Commentary on Mark: An Annotated Translation. Oxford: Oxford University Press (1998) xiv, 154 pp.

Cox, John D. and David Scott Kastan, eds. A New History of Early English Drama. New York: Columbia University Press (1997) xiv, 565 pp.

Cracraft, James. The Petrine Revolution in Russian Imagery. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press (1998) xxiv, 375 pp. b/w and color illustrations.

Duby, Georges. Women of the Twelfth Century, Volume Two: Remembering the Dead. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press (1997) vi, 153 pp.

Faure, Bernard. The Will to Orthodoxy: A Critical Genealogy of Northern Chan Buddhism. Stanford: Stanford University Press (1997) xiii, 289 pp.

Franklin, M. J., ed. English Episcopal Acta 14: Coventry and Lichfield, 1072-1159. Series: English Episcopal Acta. Oxford: Oxford University Press (1997) lxvii, 154 pp.

Grieve, Patricia E. Floire & Blancheflor and the European Romance. Cambridge Studies in Medieval LIterature, Vol 32. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1997) xiii, 240 pp.

Haye, Thomas. Das lateinische Lehrgedicht im Mittelalter: Analyse einer Gattung. Series: Mittellateinische Studien und Texte. Leiden: Brill (1997) viii, 444 pp.

Herlihy, David. The Black Death and the Transformation of the West. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press (1997) 117 pp.

Hintz, Ernst Ralf. Learning and Persuasion in the German Middle Ages. Garland Studies in Medieval Literature, Vol 15; Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, Vol 1958. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc. (1997) xi, 206 pp.

Kaye, Joel. Economy and Nature in the Fourteenth Century: Money, Market Exchange, and the Emergence of Scientific Thought. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought. 4th series.. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1998) x, 273 pp.

Kren, Thomas, Elizabeth C. Teviotdale, Adam S. Cohen, and Kurtis Barstow. The Masterpieces of the J. Paul Getty Museum. Illuminated Manuscripts. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum (1997) 128 pp. color plates.

Lacy, Norris J., Geoffrey Ashe, and Debra N. Mancoff. The Arthurian Handbook. Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, Vol 1920. New York: Garland Publishing, Inc. (1997) xliii, 409 pp. b/w illustrations.

Linder, Amnon, ed. The Jews in the Legal Sources of the Early Middle Ages. Detroit: Wayne State University Press (1998) 717 pp.

Lowe, Ben. Imagining Peace: A History of Early English Pacifist Ideas. University Park, Pennsylvania: Penn State University Press (1997) xiv, 362 pp.

Pulsiano, Philip, ed. Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts in Microfiche Facsimile, Vol 5: Latin Manuscripts with Anglo-Saxon Glosses. Tempe: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies (1997) 51 pp. 804 folios.

Wiessner, Heinz. Das Bistum Naumburg, Vol 1, part 1, Die Dioezese. Germania Sacra, New Series, No. 35:1 . Berlin: Walter de Gruyter (1997) xx, 732 pp.