The Ohio State University Press

Fall 1999 

Animating the Letter: The Figurative Embodiment of Writing from Late Antiquity to the Renaissance
Laura Kendrick
Captivity Narrative
Mary Ann Samyn
The Fierce Dispute
Helen Hooven Santmyer
Foreword by Cecelia Tichi
Down on Parchman Farm: The Great Prison in the Mississippi Delta
William Banks Taylor
Foreword by Peggy Whitman Prenshaw
Lancaster, Ohio, 1800–2000: Frontier Town to Edge City
David R. Contosta
Foreword by Zane L. Miller
Domesticating the Street: The Reform of Public Space in Hartford, 1850–1930
Peter C. Baldwin
Cincinnati in 1840: The Social and Functional Organization of an Urban Community during the Pre-Civil War Period
Walter Stix Glazer
Foreword by Carl Abbott
The Rise of the City, 1878–1898
Arthur Meier Schlesinger
Introduction by Andrea Tuttle Kornbluh
The Search for Freedom
Whitney Pope
Modern Mothers in the Heartland: Gender, Health, and Progress in Illinois, 1900–1930
Lynne Curry
Motherhood in Bondage
Margaret Sanger
Foreword by Margaret Marsh
Prophet in the Marketplace: Thoreau's Development as a Professional Writer
Steven Fink
Reciprocal Influences: Literary Production, Distribution, and Consumption in America
Steven Fink and Susan S. Williams, eds.
Narratologies: New Perspectives on Narrative Analysis
David Herman, ed.
Learning from Difference: Teaching Morrison, Twain, Ellison, and Eliot
Richard C. Moreland