Books reviewed: Eric Nelson, The Greek Tradition in Republican Thought (Ideas in Context). Allen D. Boyer, Sir Edward Coke and the Elizabethan Age. Elizabeth Spiller, Science, Reading and Renaissance Literature: The Art of Making Knowledge. Thomas Hunkeler, Le Vif Du Sens: Corps et poésie selon Maurice Scève. Walter Simons, Cities of Ladies. Beguine Communities in the Medieval LowCountries, 1200–1565. Konrad Eisenbichler (ed.), The Cultural World of Eleonora of Toledo, Duchess of Florence and Siena. Nancy Bisaha, Creating East and West: Renaissance Humanists and the Ottoman Turks.