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EDITIONS AND TRANSLATIONS:

Castellion, Sebastien. La Genese (1555). Eds. Jacques Chaurand, Nicole Gueunier, and Carine Skupien-Dekens. (Textes Litteraires Francais, 553.) Geneva: Droz, 2003. 336 pp. index. illus. gloss. bibl. CHF 40. ISBN: 2-600-00829-2.

Crinitus, Petrus. Die Poemata des Petrus Crinitus und ihre Horazimitation. Ed. Anna Mastrogianni. (Einleitung, Text, Ubersetzung und Kommentar, 3.) Hamburg and Munster: LIT Verlag, 2002. x + 338 pp. index, append, bibl. 35.90 [euro]. ISBN: 3-8258-5213-X.

Elizabeth I, Queen. Elizabeth I: Autograph Compositions and Foreign Language Originals. Eds. Janel Mueller and Leah S. Marcus. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2002. ix + 174 pp. index. illus. $45. ISBN: 0-226-50470-0.

Erasmus. The Correspondence of Erasmus: Letters 1658-1801 (1526-1527). Ed. Charles G. Nauert. Trans. Alexander Dalzell. (Collected Works of Erasmus, 12.) Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 2003. xxx + 744 pp. index. illus. tbls. map. bibl. $175. ISBN: 0-8020-4831-5.

Nebrija, Antonio, de. Aurelii Prudentii Clementis V. C.: Libelli cum commento Antonii Nebrissensis. Ed. Felipe Gonzalez Vega. Salamanca: Ediciones Universidad Salamanca, 2002. 840 pp. index. append. bibl. 48 [euro]. ISBN: 84-7800-763-6.

Pascal, Jacqueline. A Rule for Children and Other Writings. Ed. John J. Conley. (The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe.) Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xxxii + 172 pp. index. bibl. $47.50 (cl), $18 (pbk). ISBN: 0-226-64831-1 (cl), 0-226-64833-8 (pbk).

Pringy, Madame, de. Les differens caracteres des femmes du siecle; avec La description de l'amour propre (edition de 1694). Ed. Constant Venesoen. (Textes de la Renaissance, 58.) Paris: Honore Champion, 2002. 176 pp. index. append. bibl. 37.89 [euro]. ISBN: 2-7453-0687-1.

Sannazar, Jacques. L'Arcadie. Ed. Jean-Claude Ternaux. Trans. Jean Martin. (Memoire des Lettres.) Reims: Presses Universitaires de Reims, 2003. 200 pp. illus. tbls. bibl. 18 [euro]. ISBN: 2-904835-94-6.

Scudery, Madeline, de. The Story of Sapho. Trans. Karen Newman. (The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe.) Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xxxi + 155 pp. illus. bibl. $18. ISBN: 0-226-14399-6.

Shakespeare, William. The Merchant of Venice. Ed. Charles Edelman. (Shakespeare in Production.) Cambridge, UK and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002. xxii + 294 pp. index. append. illus. bibl. $65 (cl), $23 (pbk). ISBN: 0-521-77338-5 (cl), 0-521-77429-2 (pbk).

--. The Taming of the Shrew. Ed. Elizabeth Schafer. (Shakespeare in Production.) Cambridge, UK and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. xxxviii + 258 pp. index. append. illus. bibl. $65 (cl), $23 (pbk). ISBN: 0-521-66137-4 (cl), 0-521-66741-0 (pbk).

Sottili, Agostino and Paolo Rosso, eds. Documenti per la storia dell'Universita di Pavia nella seconda meta del '400. Vol. 2: 1456-1460. (Collana Fonti e Studi dell'Universita di Pavia, 38.) Milan: Istituto Universitario Cisalpino, 2002. lxxiii + 480 pp. + 8 b/w pls. append. illus. 39 [euro]. ISBN: 88-323-4620-6.

Vignali, Antonio. La Cazzaria: The Book of the Prick. Ed. and trans. Ian E Moulton. New York and London: Routledge, 2003. viii + 181 pp. bibl. $18.95. ISBN: 0-415-94067-2.

Vives, Juan Luis. De subventione pauperum sive de humanis necessitatibus. Libri II. Eds. Constant Matheeussen and Charles E. Fantazzi. (Selected Works of Juan Luis Vives, 4.) Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2002. xlii + 178 pp. index. append. $90. ISBN: 90-04-12742-9.

BIBLIOGRAPHY AND REFERENCE:

Attwood, Philip. Italian Medals c. 1530-1600 in British Public Collections. London: British Museum Press, 2003. viii + 536 pp. + 258 b/w pls. index. append. bibl. $450. ISBN: 0-7141-0861-8.

Hochuli-Dubuis, Paule, ed. Registres du conseil de Geneve a l'epoque de Calvin: du [1.sup.er] mai au 31 decembre 1536 (volume 30, f. …