MLQ special issues collect a unique sampling of diverse arguments from literary scholars. For the benefit of future research on their topics, these issues are occasionally republished as books. The following special issues are available in book form from their publishers.
|Reading for Form (University of Washington Press, 2007; first published as MLQ 61.1)|
|Eighteenth-Century Literary History (Duke University Press, 1999)|
|Places in History: Regionalism Revisited in Latin America (Duke University Press, 1996; first published as MLQ 57.2)|
|The Uses of Literary History (Duke University Press, 1994; first published as MLQ 54.1)|