Spring 2008 Table of Contents

Byron’s Scots and Byron’s Scotland

Guest Editor: Hermione de Almeida

Hermione de Almeida   3

Byron’s Scots and Byron’s Scotland: An Introduction

Susan Oliver   15

Crossing “Dark Barriers”: Intertextuality and Dialogue between Lord Byron and Sir Walter Scott

Michael P. Steier   37

Transgressing the Borders of English Bards and Scotch Reviewers

David Hill Radcliffe   53

Byron and the Scottish Spenserians

Peter W. Graham   75

Byron and Expatriate Nostalgia

Geoffrey Bond   91

The John Murray Archive at the National Library of Scotland

BOOK REVIEWS

John Barrell’s Imagining the King’s Death: Figurative Treason, Fantasies of Regicide, 1793-1796, reviewed by Kenneth R. Johnston   101

Gillian Russell and Clara Tuite, eds., Romantic Sociability: Social Networks and Literary Culture in Britain, 1700-1840, reviewed by Jonathan Mulrooney   106

William St. Clair’s The Reading Nation in the Romantic Period, reviewed by Nicholas Mason   111