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TMR 98.02.03. 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 tmr-l@wmich.edu:

We request that you not ask to be considered as a reviewer for more than two titles. We will get back to you as soon as possible regarding a review. Please be aware that compiling and sorting through requests may take several weeks; we appreciate your patience and understanding.

Thank you for your support of the The Medieval Review.

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

Britnell, Richard. The Closing of the Middle Ages? England, 1471-1529. Series: A History of Medieval Britain. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers, 1997. xii, 286 pp. b/w figures, tables, plates.

Britnell, Richard H. The Commercialisation of English Society 1000-1500. Series: Manchester Medieval Studies. New York : Manchester University Press, 1996. xvi, 281 pp.

Chretien de Troyes. Lancelot. The Knight of the Cart. Translated by Burton Raffel. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997. x, 241 pp.

Cox, Catherine S. Gender and Language in Chaucer. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1997. xi, 196 pp.

Eco, Umberto. The Search for the Perfect Language. Series: The Making of Europe. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers, 1995. xii, 385 pp. First published in Italian in 1993, Spanish, German, and French in 1994.

Given-Wilson, Chris, ed. An Illustrated History of Late Medieval England. New York: Manchester University Press, 1996. xi, 292 pp.

Gunther of Pairis. The Capture of Constantinople: The "Hystoria Constantinopolitana" of Gunther of Pairis. The Middle Ages Series. Edited and translated by Alfred J. Andrea. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1997. xiv, 194 pp.

Hillman, Richard. Self-Speaking in Medieval and Early Modern English Drama: Subjectivity, Discourse and the Stage. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. x, 309 pp.

Howes, Laura L. Chaucer's Gardens and the Language of Convention. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 1997. xi, 142 pp.

Hudson, Anne, ed. Selections from English Wycliffite Writings. Medieval Academy Reprints for Teaching, vol. 38. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997. xii, 235 pp.

Jolly, Penny Howell. Made in God's Image? Eve and Adam in the Genesis Mosaics at San Marco, Venice. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. xiii, 142 pp. 33 plates.

Justice, Steven and Kathryn Kerby-Fulton, eds. Written Work: Langland, Labor, and Authorship. The Middle Ages Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1997. x, 347 pp.

Karras, Ruth Mazo. Common Women: Prostitution and Sexuality in Medieval England. Studies in the History of Sexuality. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. viii, 221 pp. 5 b/w plates.

Kindrick, Robert L., ed. The Poems of Robert Henryson. TEAMS Middle English Texts Series. Kalamazoo: Medieval Institute Publications, 1997. ix, 313 pp.

Lester, G. A. The Language of Old and Middle English Poetry. Series: The Language of Literature. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996. vii, 182 pp.

Levi, Giovanni and Jean-Claude Schmitt, eds. A History of Young People in the West, Ancient and Medieval Rites of Passage. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1997. 397 pp. b/w plates. First published as Storia dei giovani, 1: Dall'antichita all'eta moderna. Guis. Laterza & Figli Spa, Roma-Bari, 1994.

McMillan, Douglas J. and Kathryn Smith Fladenmuller, eds. Regular Life: Monastic, Canonical, and Mendicant Rules. TEAMS Documents of Practice Series. Kalamazoo: Medieval Institute Publications, 1997. xvi, 80 pp.

Maniates, Maria Rika, ed. Music Discourse from Classical to Early Modern Times: Editing and Translating Texts. Papers given at the Twenty-Sixth Annual Conference on Editorial Problems. University of Toronto, 19-20 October 1990. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1997. x, 148 pp.

Masschaele, James. Peasants, Merchants, and Markets. Inland Trade in Medieval England, 1150-1350. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. xii, 275 pp.

Maude, Thomas. Guided by a Stone-Mason: The Cathedrals, Abbeys and Churches of Britain Unveiled. New York: I. B. Tauris Publishers, 1997. 175 pp. b/w illustrations.

Rigby, S. H. Chaucer in Context. Series: Manchester Medieval Studies. New York: Manchester University Press, 1996. xii, 205 pp.

Waaijman, Kees and Hein Blommestijn, eds. Studies in Spirituality,vol. 7. Kampen, The Netherlands: Kok Pharos, 1997. 300 pp.