Publications of Cynthia B. Herrup


  1. "When Mercy Seasons Justice": Pardons and Culture in Early Modern England (forthcoming, 2007) (under contract to Cambridge University Press.)
  2. A House in Gross Disorder: Sex, Law and the 2nd Earl of Castlehaven (1999), Oxford University Press (ppb, 2001; Notable Trials book club edition, 2001.)

Papers Published

  1. The punishing pardon: some thoughts on the origins of penal transportation, in Penal practice and culture 1500-1900: punishing the English, edited by Simon Devereux and Paul Griffiths (2004), pp. 121-138, Macmillan
  2. Mervin Touchet, 2nd Earl of Castlehaven, in New Dictionary of National Biography (2004)
  3. Review: Lorna Hutson and Victoria Kahn, eds., Rhetoric and law in early modern Europe, Comparative Literature Studies, vol. 40 no. 3 (2003), pp. 337-340
  4. Re-reading politics, Shakespeare Studies, vol. 31 (2003), pp. 288-95
  5. Negotiating Grace, in Politics, Religion and Popularity: Essays for Conrad Russell, edited by Tom Cogswell, Richard Cust and Peter Lake (2002), pp. 124-140, Cambridge
  6. Finding the Bodies, GLQ, vol. 5 no. 3 (1999), pp. 255-65