- Lecturer College of William and Mary, 1973-1975, University Bath, England, 1978-1980, University Aston, England, 1980-1981. Assistant professor University Eichstätt, Germany, 1981-1993. Professor University Landau, Germany, since 1993.
- Reading Iconotexts: From Swift to the French Revolution (Reaktion Books - Picturing History)
- Traditionally, texts and images have been discussed together on the assumption that they are 'sister arts,' but in Reading Iconotexts Peter Wagner pushes beyond the world-image opposition in a radical attempt to break down the barriers between literature and art.
- Eros Revived: Erotica of the Enlightenment in England and America
- xiv, 498 pages with black and white illustrations throughout
1973 - 1975
1978 - 1980
1980 - 1981
1981 - 1993