The Amatory Elegies of Johannes Secundus

Paul Murgatroyd

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€116,00
$142.00
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ISBN13: 
9789004116030
Publication Date: 
January 2000
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Hardback
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x, 218 pp.
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0076-9754
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28

Eingeleitet, herausgegeben und kommentiert von Peter Orth, Universität zu Köln

The life and veneration of Martin of Tours was the foremost literary concern of Guibert Martin of Gembloux († 1213). In the centre of this biographical and didactical project Guibert placed two rhythmical poems, which he dedicated to the life of Martin and his illustrious venerators. In this book...
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Volume: 
50
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335608
Expected: 
December 2016
€116,00
$139.00

Thomas Haye, University of Göttingen

In his monograph Verlorenes Mittelalter, Thomas Haye discusses the question of why the greater part of the Latin texts which were produced over the course of the Middle Ages has not been preserved.
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Volume: 
49
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004325036
E-ISBN: 
9789004325272
Publication date: 
September 2016
€210,00
$252.00

Karl A.E. Enenkel, Westfälische Wilhelsuniversität Münster

This monograph throws new light on the question of authorship in the Latin literature of the early modern period. It shows that authorship was not something to be taken for granted in an empathic sense, but was chiefly to be found in the paratextual features of works – the dedication, preface,...
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Volume: 
48
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004276949
E-ISBN: 
9789004278455
Publication date: 
October 2014
€186,00
$241.00

Mark Kauntze, University of Bristol

In Authority and Imitation Mark Kauntze presents a new reading of the twelfth-century Cosmographia of Bernard Silvestris, showing how this allegory of creation adapted ancient authorities to contemporary debates about natural philosophy.
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Volume: 
47
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256910
E-ISBN: 
9789004268357
Publication date: 
May 2014
€110,00
$135.00

Lenka Jiroušková, University of Freiburg

The twelfth-century vita of St Olav, the Norwegian King Olav Haraldsson, is an essential text for the earliest Norwegian literature and culture. The different versions of the hagiographic dossier are comprehensively interpreted and contextualised, and for the first time completely in a critical...
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Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264137
E-ISBN: 
9789004266247
Publication date: 
October 2014
€295,00
$382.00

Bernd Roling, Freie Universität Berlin

In Physica Sacra, Bernd Roling explains how medieval and early modern commentators of the Bible were for centuries able to use the natural sciences to demonstrate the historicity of biblical miracles.
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Volume: 
45
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258044
E-ISBN: 
9789004258075
Publication date: 
September 2013
€180,00
$216.00

Editionis et translationis textum paraverunt Klaus Schreiner, Ernst Wenzel

A key tenet in the criticism of medieval and early modern courts is: “Let him who desires to be righteous retire from the court” (Exeat Aula, qui vult esse pius). How Enea Silvio Piccolimini and Ulrich von Hutten perceived, criticized and justified courtly life, is the subject of this book.
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Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004210318
E-ISBN: 
9789004212107
Publication date: 
October 2011
€117,00
$144.00

eingeleitet und herausgegeben von Bernd Schneider und Christina Meckelnborg

This edition offers a critical text of the Latin prose translation of the Odyssey of Homer, made in about 1462 by Francesco Griffolini at the behest of Pope Pius II. The comprehensive introduction provides information about the life and work of the author, examines his method of translation and...
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Volume: 
43
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203488
E-ISBN: 
9789004208971
Publication date: 
July 2011
€147,00
$181.00

Bernd Roling

Stretching from the Middle Ages to Modern Times and including sholars like Albertus Magnus, Conrad Gessner, and even Georges Buffon and Carl of Linné, this book offers a wideranging survey of the theological, medical and zoological discussions devoted to hybride creatures such as mermaids, fauns,...
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Volume: 
42
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185203
E-ISBN: 
9789004189423
Publication date: 
June 2010
€240,00
$295.00

Edition, translation and commentary by Jan Bloemendal, in cooperation with Edwin Rabbie

This is a new, critical edition (in two-volumes) of Gerardus Joannes Vossius' Latin Poeticae institutiones (1647), with a translation in English, an introduction, annotations and a commentary. In appendices the De artis poeticae natura ac constitutione and De imitatione are published, with a...
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Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183698
E-ISBN: 
9789004184091
Publication date: 
May 2010
€525,00
$645.00

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