Reviews

Author: 
Alexander Lock
Reviewer: 
James E. Kelly

Kelly on Lock, 'Catholicism, Identity and Politics in the Age of Enlightenment: The Life and Career of Sir Thomas Gascoigne, 1745-1810'


Alexander Lock. Catholicism, Identity and Politics in the Age of Enlightenment: The Life and Career of Sir Thomas Gascoigne, 1745-1810. Studies in Modern British Religious History Series. Rochester: Boydell Press, 2016. 256 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-132-0.

Reviewed by James E. Kelly (Durham University)
Published on H-Albion (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
William J. Bulman, Robert G. Ingram, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ann Thomson

Thomson on Bulman and Ingram, 'God in the Enlightenment'


William J. Bulman, Robert G. Ingram, eds. God in the Enlightenment. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. xi + 322 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-026708-7.

Reviewed by Ann Thomson (European University Institute)
Published on H-Albion (March, 2017)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Jeremy Bentham
Reviewer: 
James E. Crimmins

Crimmins on Bentham, 'Writings on Political Economy, vol. 1, The Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham'


Jeremy Bentham. Writings on Political Economy, vol. 1, The Collected Works of Jeremy Bentham. Edited by Michael Quinn. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 400 pp. $140.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-876796-1.

Reviewed by James E. Crimmins (Huron University College)
Published on H-Albion (February, 2017)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
John Robertson
Reviewer: 
Diego Lucci

Lucci on Robertson, 'Enlightenment: A Very Short Introduction'


John Robertson. Enlightenment: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. 147 pp. $11.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-959178-7.

Reviewed by Diego Lucci (American University in Bulgaria)
Published on H-Albion (January, 2017)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Jan Golinski
Reviewer: 
Larry Stewart

Stewart on Golinski, 'The Experimental Self: Humphry Davy and the Making of a Man of Science'


Jan Golinski. The Experimental Self: Humphry Davy and the Making of a Man of Science. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2016. 256 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-35136-0.

Reviewed by Larry Stewart (University of Saskatchewan)
Published on H-Albion (January, 2017)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Margarette Lincoln
Reviewer: 
Michael F. Dove

Dove on Lincoln, 'British Pirates and Society, 1680-1730'


Margarette Lincoln. British Pirates and Society, 1680-1730. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate, 2014. 294 pp. $118.70 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4724-2994-0.

Reviewed by Michael F. Dove (Western University)
Published on H-Albion (December, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Changing Trajectories

Author: 
Antony Buxton
Reviewer: 
Catherine Richardson

Richardson on Buxton, 'Domestic Culture in Early Modern England'


Antony Buxton. Domestic Culture in Early Modern England. Woodbridge: Boydell & Brewer Ltd., 2015. 304 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78327-041-5.

Reviewed by Catherine Richardson (University of Kent)
Published on H-Albion (September, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Ulrich L. Lehner, Michael Printy, eds.
Reviewer: 
Carolina Armenteros

Armenteros on Lehner and Printy, 'A Companion to the Catholic Enlightenment in Europe'


Ulrich L. Lehner, Michael Printy, eds. A Companion to the Catholic Enlightenment in Europe. Brill's Companions to the Christian Tradition Series. Leiden: Brill, 2010. 468 pp. $233.00 (e-book), ISBN 978-90-04-19347-5; $63.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-04-25473-2; $233.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-90-04-18351-3.

Reviewed by Carolina Armenteros (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-Albion (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Ulrich L. Lehner
Reviewer: 
Anton Matytsin

Matytsin on Lehner, 'The Catholic Enlightenment: The Forgotten History of a Global Movement'


Ulrich L. Lehner. The Catholic Enlightenment: The Forgotten History of a Global Movement. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 272 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-023291-7.

Reviewed by Anton Matytsin (Kenyon College)
Published on H-Albion (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Roderick Floud, Jane Humphries, Paul Johnson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Tristan M. Stein

Stein on Floud and Humphries and Johnson, 'The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Britain, Volume 1: 1700-1870. 2nd edition'


Roderick Floud, Jane Humphries, Paul Johnson, eds. The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Britain, Volume 1: 1700-1870. 2nd edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014. 505 pp. $54.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-63143-4.

Reviewed by Tristan M. Stein (Centre for the Political Economies of International Commerce)
Published on H-Albion (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Jesse Norman
Reviewer: 
Richard Whatmore

Whatmore on Norman, 'Edmund Burke: The First Conservative'


Jesse Norman. Edmund Burke: The First Conservative. New York: Basic Books, 2013. vii + 325 pp. $27.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-05897-6; $16.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-465-06293-5.

Reviewed by Richard Whatmore (University of St Andrews)
Published on H-Albion (June, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

The Curse of Edmund Burke

Author: 
Alastair James Bellany, Thomas Cogswell
Reviewer: 
Tim Harris

Harris on Bellany and Cogswell, 'The Murder of King James I'


Alastair James Bellany, Thomas Cogswell. The Murder of King James I. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015. 656 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-21496-3.

Reviewed by Tim Harris (Brown)
Published on H-Albion (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
N. H. Keeble, ed.
Reviewer: 
Warren Johnston

Johnston on Keeble, ''Settling the Peace of the Church': 1662 Revisited'


N. H. Keeble, ed. 'Settling the Peace of the Church': 1662 Revisited. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. xvii + 270 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-968853-1.

Reviewed by Warren Johnston (Algoma University)
Published on H-Albion (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

Author: 
Mary Terrall
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Nielsen

Nielsen on Terrall, 'Catching Nature in the Act: Natural History in the Eighteenth Century'


Mary Terrall. Catching Nature in the Act: Natural History in the Eighteenth Century. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014. 256 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-08860-0.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Nielsen (Oregon State University)
Published on H-Albion (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Jeffrey R. Wigelsworth

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