Royal and Elite Households in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

More than Just a Castle

Edited by Theresa Earenfight, History at Seattle University

Status: 
€165,00
$190.00
ISBN13: 
9789004314320
Expected Date: 
March 2018
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
approx. 448 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
2352-0299
Volume: 
6

Edited by Brigitte Miriam Bedos-Rezak, New York University, and Martha Dana Rust, New York University

In Image, Text, Object in Byzantium and the Medieval West: The Faces of Charisma, a multi-disciplinary group of scholars advances the theory that charisma may be a quality of art as well as of person.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288690
Expected: 
May 2018
€154,00
$178.00

Edited by Andrzej Pleszczyński, Joanna Sobiesiak, Michał Tomaszek and Przemysław Tyszka

Imagined Communities: Constructing Collective Identities in Medieval Europe offers a series of studies focusing on how perceptions of community, its shared history and imagined present, created a collective identity in medieval societies.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004352476
Expected: 
April 2018
€134,00
$154.00

Edited by Thea Tomaini, University of Southern California

From revenant legends to the regulation of burial space; from martyrologies to accounts of murder; and from the danse macabre to funerals both lavish and simple, this volume examines how communities dealt with their dead as continual, albeit non-living members.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315143
Expected: 
January 2018
€149,00
$172.00

Edited by Misty Urban, Deva F. Kemmis, and Melissa Ridley Elmes

Melusine’s Footprint: Tracing the Legacy of a Medieval Myth offers nineteen new critical essays from an international and interdisciplinary group of scholars examining the cultural, literary, and mythical inheritance of the legendary half-fairy, half-serpent Melusine.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315082
E-ISBN: 
9789004355958
Publication date: 
November 2017
€127,00
$147.00

Edited by Radosław Kotecki, Jacek Maciejewski and John S. Ott

Between Sword and Prayer brings together diverse studies on the involvement of medieval European clergy in warfare and military activities, spanning a broad geographical range and multiple interpretive perspectives, including legal, literary, historical, and hagiographical approaches.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347304
E-ISBN: 
9789004353626
Publication date: 
October 2017
€149,00
$172.00

Tina Marie Boyer, Wake Forest University

In The Giant Hero in Medieval Literature, Tina Boyer offers an analysis of giants as antagonists and heroes in medieval European epics and romances.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292956
E-ISBN: 
9789004316416
Publication date: 
June 2016
€119,00
$154.00

Edited by Larissa Tracy, Longwood University and Kelly DeVries, Loyola University Maryland

This volume brings together essays that consider wounding and/or wound repair from a wide range of sources and disciplines including arms and armaments, military history, medical history, literature, art history, hagiography, and archaeology across medieval and early modern Europe.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292796
E-ISBN: 
9789004306455
Publication date: 
October 2015
€193,00
$250.00