From Royal to Republican, by Caroline Winterer

Further Reading


Classical Prints

Brigham, Clarence S., Paul Revere's Engravings (1954, rep. New York, 1969).

Cresswell, Donald, comp., The American Revolution in Drawings and Prints: A Checklist of 1765-1790 Graphics in the Library of Congress, compiled by Donald H. Cresswell (Washington, DC: U.S. Library of Congress, 1975).

Dolmetsch, Joan D. ed., Eighteenth-Century Prints in Colonial America: To Educate and Decorate (Williamsburg, 1979).

Fowble, E. McSherry, Two Centuries of Prints in America, 1680-1880: A Selective Catalogue of the Winterthur Museum Collection (Charlottesville, 1987).


The Book

Amory, Hugh, and David D. Hall, eds., A History of the Book in America, vol. 1: The Colonial Book in the Atlantic World (Cambridge, England, 2000).


The Material Culture of Classicism

Carson, Cary, Ronald Hoffman, and Peter J. Albert, eds., Of Consuming Interests: The Style of Life in the Eighteenth Century (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1994).

The Classical Spirit in American Portraiture: An Exhibition by the Department of Art, Brown University (Providence, RI: Department of Art, Brown University, 1976).

Cooper, Wendy, Classical Taste in America 1800-1840 (New York, 1993).

Ring, Betsy, Girlhood Embroidery: American Samplers & Pictorial Needlework 1650-1850 (2 vols., New York, 1993).


Classical Reading

Reinhold, Meyer, ed., The Classick Pages: Classical Reading of Eighteenth-Century Americans (University Park, 1975).

Richard, Carl J. The Founders and the Classics: Greece, Rome, and the American Enlightenment (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1994).

Winterer, Caroline, The Culture of Classicism: Ancient Greece and Rome in American Intellectual Life, 1780-1910 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002).