Terence Cave - Selected publications#


  • Devotional Poetry in France 1570-1613, Cambridge University Press, 1969.
  • The Cornucopian Text: Problems of Writing in the French Renaissance, Clarendon Press, 1979 and reprints; trans. by Ginette Morel as Cornucopia. Figures de l’abondance au XVIe siècle: Érasme, Rabelais, Ronsard, Montaigne, Paris, Macula, 1997
  • Recognitions: A Study in Poetics Oxford: Oxford Clarendon Press, 1988 and reprints.
  • Mignon’s Afterlives: Crossing Cultures from Goethe to the Twenty-First Century, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
  • Pré-histoires: textes troublés au seuil de la modernité, Geneva, Droz, 1999.
  • Pré-histoires II: langues étrangères et troubles économiques au XVIe siècle, Geneva: Droz, 2001.
  • A Short History of French Literature, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003 (The joint author together with Sarah Kay and Malcolm Bowie).
  • How to Read Montaigne, London: Granta Books, 2007.
  • Thinking with Literature: Towards a Cognitively Inflected Criticism (complete and under consideration for publication).


  • George Eliot’s Daniel Deronda (Penguin Books, 1995).
  • George Eliot’s Silas Marner (Oxford World’s Classics, 1996).
  • Thomas More’s Utopia in Early Modern Europe: Paratexts and Contexts (Manchester University Press, 2008).

Translated and edited:#

  • Madame de Lafayette’s La Princesse de Clèves (Oxford World's Classic, 1992).
  • Madame de Lafayette’s La Princesse de Montpensier (Oxford World’s Classics, 1992).
  • Madame de Lafayette’s La Comtesse de Temde (Oxford World’s Classics, 1992).


  • Retrospectives: Essays in Literature, Poetics and Cultural History, ed. by Neil Kenny and Wes Williams, Oxford, Legenda, 2009.
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