Spring 2015 catalog cover

In addition to the new hardcover and ebook releases, the Penn Press spring 2015 list includes many first-time paperbacks, among them: The Sabermetric Revolution; Ellis Island Nation; Enchantment; Lost Letters of Medieval Life; Shakespeare's Shrine; Early African American Print Culture; Internationalism in the Age of Nationalism; and American Marriage.

Complete Catalog By Author: L

Titles from the Penn Press catalog, grouped by author's last name.

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Boyer Lewis, Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte: An American Aristocrat in the Early Republic (hc 2012, pb 2014, eb 2012)

La Sale/Krueger, Jean de Saintré: A Late Medieval Education in Love and Chivalry (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Labov, Language in the Inner City: Studies in the Black English Vernacular (pb 1973)

Labov, Sociolinguistic Patterns (pb 1973)

LaCombe, Political Gastronomy: Food and Authority in the English Atlantic World (hc 2012, eb 2012)

Laird, The Flowering of the Landscape Garden: English Pleasure Grounds, 1720-1800 (hc 1999)

Lamothe, Inventing the New Negro: Narrative, Culture, and Ethnography (hc 2008, eb 2011)

Lampert, Gender and Jewish Difference from Paul to Shakespeare (hc 2004, eb 2011)

Lanctot, Negro League Baseball: The Rise and Ruin of a Black Institution (pb 2008)

Landay, Madcaps, Screwballs, and Con Women: The Female Trickster in American Culture (pb 1998)

Landsman, Crimes of the Holocaust: The Law Confronts Hard Cases (hc 2005, eb 2011)

Lane, Contemporary Studio Porcelain, 2/e (hc 2003)

Lane, Blackface Cuba, 1840-1895 (hc 2005)

Lapsansky/Verplanck, Quaker Aesthetics: Reflections on a Quaker Ethic in American Design and Consumption, 1720-1920 (hc 2002)

Larson/Morrison, Whither the Early Republic: A Forum on the Future of the Field (pb 2005, eb 2012)

Lasch/Weaver, Plain Style: A Guide to Written English (pb 2002)

Latimer, The Bird Who Gave Milk (Cassette1999)

Latimer, The Magical Lion (Cassette1999)

Lau, New Age Capitalism: Making Money East of Eden (pb 2000)

Lauren, The Evolution of International Human Rights: Visions Seen, 3/e (pb 2011, eb 2013)

Laursen/Nederman, Beyond the Persecuting Society: Religious Toleration Before the Enlightenment (pb 1997, eb 2011)

Lavender, Climax at Buena Vista: The Decisive Battle of the Mexican-American War (pb 2003)

Lawrence, One Family Under God: Love, Belonging, and Authority in Early Transatlantic Methodism (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, In Defense of Rights: Attacks on Lawyers and Judges in 1992 (pb 1993)

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, Critique: Review of the U.S. Department of State's Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 1993 (pb 1994)

Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, In Defense of Rights: Attacks on Lawyers and Judges in 1993 (pb 1994)

Layne/Tarrant, The Neoplatonic Socrates (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lazzaro-Weis, From Margins to Mainstream: Feminism and Fictional Modes in Italian Women's Writing, 1968-1990 (pb 1993, eb 2011)

Le Sueur/Bourdieu, Uncivil War: Intellectuals and Identity Politics During the Decolonization of Algeria (hc 2001)

Leavelle, The Catholic Calumet: Colonial Conversions in French and Indian North America (hc 2011, pb 2014, eb 2011)

Leckie/Gallagher, Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights: A Legal Resource Guide (hc 2006, eb 2011)

Lecklider, Inventing the Egghead: The Battle over Brainpower in American Culture (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Lee, Slavery and the Romantic Imagination (pb 2004)

Lemarchand, The Dynamics of Violence in Central Africa (pb 2009, eb 2011)

Lemarchand, Forgotten Genocides: Oblivion, Denial, and Memory (pb 2013, eb 2011)

Lemay, The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1: Journalist, 1706-1730 (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Lemay, The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 2: Printer and Publisher, 1730-1747 (hc 2005, eb 2013)

Lemay, The Life of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 3: Soldier, Scientist, and Politician, 1748-1757 (hc 2008, eb 2014)

Lemire, "Miscegenation": Making Race in America (pb 2009, eb 2011)

Lemire, Black Walden: Slavery and Its Aftermath in Concord, Massachusetts (hc 2009, eb 2011)

Leonard, Fragile Minds and Vulnerable Souls: The Matter of Obscenity in Nineteenth-Century Germany (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lerner, The Feast of Saint Abraham: Medieval Millenarians and the Jews (hc 2000)

Lesch/Lustick, Exile and Return: Predicaments of Palestinians and Jews (hc 2005, pb 2008)

Leskov, The Maikop Treasure (hc 2008)

Lesser, "Hamlet" After Q1: An Uncanny History of the Shakespearean Text (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Levin, The Heart and Stomach of a King: Elizabeth I and the Politics of Sex and Power (pb 1994)

Levin, The Heart and Stomach of a King: Elizabeth I and the Politics of Sex and Power, 2/e (pb 2013, eb 2013)

Levy, Reproductive Urges: Popular Novel-Reading, Sexuality, and the English Nation (hc 1999)

Levy, Town Born: The Political Economy of New England from Its Founding to the Revolution (pb 2013, eb 2011)

Lewis, A Democracy of Facts: Natural History in the Early Republic (hc 2011)

Liachowitz, Disability as a Social Construct: Legislative Roots (hc 1988, eb 2010)

Liang, Family and Empire: The Fernández de Córdoba and the Spanish Realm (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Licht, Getting Work: Philadelphia, 1840-1950 (pb 2000)

Lichtenstein, American Capitalism: Social Thought and Political Economy in the Twentieth Century (hc 2006, pb 2007, eb 2011)

Lichtenstein/Shermer, The Right and Labor in America: Politics, Ideology, and Imagination (hc 2012)

Lindio-McGovern, Filipino Peasant Women: Exploitation and Resistance (pb 1997)

Lindman, Bodies of Belief: Baptist Community in Early America (hc 2008, pb 2011, eb 2011)

Lindsay/Sweet, Biography and the Black Atlantic (hc 2013, eb 2013)

Linger, Anthropology Through a Double Lens: Public and Personal Worlds in Human Theory (hc 2005, eb 2011)

Lippard/Cohen, The Killers: A Narrative of Real Life in Philadelphia (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lipsitz, Competitive Elections and the American Voter (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Liss, Isabel the Queen: Life and Times, 2/e (pb 2004)

Little, Abraham in Arms: War and Gender in Colonial New England (pb 2007, eb 2011)

Liu, Standardizing Diversity: The Political Economy of Language Regimes (hc Jan 2015)

Lluch, Visions of Sovereignty: Nationalism and Accommodation in Multinational Democracies (hc 2014, eb 2014)

Lobel, A Sufi-Jewish Dialogue: Philosophy and Mysticism in Bahya ibn Paquda's "Duties of the Heart" (hc 2006, eb 2011)

Lochrie, Margery Kempe and Translations of the Flesh (pb 1994, eb 2012)

Lochrie, Covert Operations: The Medieval Uses of Secrecy (pb 2011, eb 2012)

Lockwood, Gardens of Colony and State: Gardens and Gardeners of the American Colonies and the Republic before 1840 (hc 2000)

Lofchie, The Political Economy of Tanzania: Decline and Recovery (hc 2014, eb 2014)

London, Lost Face: Lost Face, Trust, That Spot, Flush of Gold, The Passing of Marcus O'Brien, The Wit of Porportuk, To Build a Fire (pb 2005)

Long, Rehabilitating Bodies: Health, History, and the American Civil War (hc 2003, eb 2013)

Long/Oxfeld, Coming Home?: Refugees, Migrants, and Those Who Stayed Behind (hc 2004, pb 2004)

Loten, Miscellaneous Investigations in Central Tikal: Tikal Report 23A (hc 2002)

Loten, A Commentary on the Architecture of the North Acropolis, Tikal, Guatemala—Additions and Alterations: Tikal Report 34A (hc 2007)

Lovell, Art in a Season of Revolution: Painters, Artisans, and Patrons in Early America (pb 2007)

Lowenstam/Moore, The Extramural Sanctuary of Demeter and Persephone at Cyrene, Libya, Final Reports III: Scarabs, Inscribed Gems, and Engraved Finger Rings; Attic Black Figure and Black Glazed Pottery; Hellenistic and Roman Fine Ware; and Conservation of Objects (hc 1987)

Lower, The Barons' Crusade: A Call to Arms and Its Consequences (hc 2005, eb 2011)

Luce/Summers, Local Fiscal Issues in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area (pb 1987)

Ludden, Contesting the Nation: Religion, Community, and the Politics of Democracy in India (pb 1996)

Lukacs, Through the History of the Cold War: The Correspondence of George F. Kennan and John Lukacs (hc 2010, pb 2013, eb 2011)

Lukasik, Discerning Characters: The Culture of Appearance in Early America (hc 2010, eb 2011)

Lupton, Knowing Books: The Consciousness of Mediation in Eighteenth-Century Britain (hc 2011, eb 2011)

Luskey/Woloson, Capitalism by Gaslight: Illuminating the Economy of Nineteenth-Century America (hc Feb 2015)

Lustick, Trapped in the War on Terror (hc 2006)

Lynaugh, Nursing History Review, Volume 3: Official Journal of the American Association for the History of Nursing (pb 1994)

Lynaugh, Nursing History Review, Volume 4: Official Journal of the American Association for the History of Nursing (pb 1995)

Lynaugh, Nursing History Review, Volume 5: Official Journal of the American Association for the History of Nursing (pb 1996)

Lyons, The People of This Generation: The Rise and Fall of the New Left in Philadelphia (hc 2003, eb 2011)

Lyons/Peters, Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (pb 1985)