Recent Works

Stephen Spender, Poems Written Abroad
Forthcoming from Indiana University Press in July 2019.

Friedrich Gerstäcker, The Arkansas Regulators
Available January 1, 2019 from Berhahn Books

Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, February 2013. Click title for more information.

Louis Agassiz, Introduction to the Study of Natural History
Springer/Birkhaeuser, 2017. Click title for more information.

Longfellow Redux
University of Illinois Press, 2006. Revised paperback edition, 2008.
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John James Audubon:
Writings and Drawings

Library of America, 1999. Second edition, 2011.
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Reconsidering Longfellow
Edited by Christoph Irmscher and Robert Arbour.
Rowman and Littefield/ Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2014. Paperback 2015.
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A Keener Perception: Ecocritical Studies in American Art History
Edited by Alan C. Braddock and Christoph Irmscher.
University of Alabama Press, 2009.
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Public Poet, Private Man: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow at 200
Paperback, University of Massachusetts Press, 2009.
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The Poetics of Natural History
Rutgers University Press, 1999.
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Public Poet, Private Man: Web Exhibit
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Music for the Worms: Darwin at the Lilly Library
Web exhibit featuring Darwin's career and major works from The Voyage of the Beagle to The Formation of Vegetable Mould Through the Action of Worms. With copious illustrations from the Archives of the Lilly Library and a complete chronology of Darwin's life.