Francis, Richard A., and Robinson, Philip, ‘The Eighteenth Century’, in The Year's Work in Modern Language Studies, Volume 34: Survey Year 1972, ed. by Glanville Price, The Year's Work in Modern Language Studies, 34 (Cambridge: MHRA, 1974), pp. 95–125

Francis, Richard A., and Robinson, Philip, ‘The Eighteenth Century’, in The Year's Work in Modern Language Studies, Volume 35: Survey Year 1973, ed. by Glanville Price, The Year's Work in Modern Language Studies, 35 (Cambridge: MHRA, 1975), pp. 93–131

Francis, Richard A., review of Odile A. Kory, Subjectivity and Sensitivity in the Novels of the Abbé Prévost, in Modern Language Review, 70.3 (1975), 634

Francis, Richard A., ‘The Abbé Prévost's "Histoire de Marguerite d'Anjou": Novel or History?’, in Modern Language Review, 71.1 (1976), 31–41

Bickerton, David M., and Francis, Richard A., ‘The Eighteenth Century’, in The Year's Work in Modern Language Studies, Volume 36: Survey Year 1974, ed. by Glanville Price, The Year's Work in Modern Language Studies, 36 (Cambridge: MHRA, 1976), pp. 96–142

Francis, Richard A., review of J.-P. Sermain, Rhétorique et roman au dix-huitième siècle: L'Exemple de Prévost et de Marivaux (1728-1742), in Modern Language Review, 82.2 (1987), 477

Francis, Richard A., review of P. E. J. Robinson, Bernardin de Saint-Pierre: 'Paul et Virginie', in Modern Language Review, 83.2 (1988), 455–56

Francis, Richard A., review of Naomi Segal, The Unintended Reader: Feminism and 'Manon Lescaut', in Modern Language Review, 83.3 (1988), 729–30

Francis, Richard A., review of Aurelio Principato, Il Raggio nella cripta: Ricerche su Prévost romanziere, in Modern Language Review, 85.4 (1990), 960

Francis, Richard A., review of James P. Gilroy, Prévost's Mentors: The Master-Pupil Relationship in the Major Novels of the Abbé Prévost, in Modern Language Review, 86.4 (1991), 1025

Francis, Richard A., review of Shelly Charles, Récit et réflexion: poétique de l'hétérogène dans 'Le Pour et contre' de Prévost, in Modern Language Review, 89.3 (1994), 774–75

Francis, Richard A., review of Jean Sgard, Vingt études sur Prévost d'Exiles, in Modern Language Review, 92.2 (1997), 470–71

Francis, Richard A., review of Pierre Hartmann, Le Contrat et la séduction: Essai sur la subjectivité amoureuse dans le roman des Lumières, in Modern Language Review, 94.3 (1999), 826–27

Francis, Richard A., review of Catherine Cusset, Les Romanciers du plaisir, in Modern Language Review, 95.3 (2000), 836–37

Francis, Richard A., review of Patrick Byrne, Prévost: 'Manon Lescaut', in Modern Language Review, 95.3 (2000), 838

Francis, Richard A., review of Jenny Mander, Circles of Learning: Narratology and the Eighteenth-Century French Novel, in Modern Language Review, 96.1 (2001), 190–91

Francis, Richard A., review of Jacques Berchtold, Les Prisons du roman (XVIIe-XVIIIe siècle): Lectures plurielles et intertextuelles de 'Guzman d'Alfarache' à 'Jacques le fataliste', in Modern Language Review, 97.4 (2002), 968–69

Francis, Richard A., review of J. E. Fowler, Voicing Desire: Family and Sexuality in Diderot's Narrative, in Modern Language Review, 97.4 (2002), 972

Francis, Richard A., review of Lars O. Erickson, Metafact: Essayistic Science in Eighteenth-Century France, in Modern Language Review, 101.3 (2006), 851

Francis, Richard A., review of Jean Goldzink, Beaumarchais dans l'ordre de ses raisons, in Modern Language Review, 105.4 (2010), 1158–59