Copyright in the Renaissance: Prints and the Privilegio in Sixteenth-Century Venice and Rome

Christopher L.C.E. Witcombe

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€215,00
$259.00
ISBN13: 
9789004137486
Publication Date: 
May 2004
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Hardback
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xxxiv, 414 pp. 37 illus.
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ISSN: 
1573-4188
Volume: 
100

Jetze Touber

This book shows how the sixteenth-century priest Antonio Gallonio engaged with law, medicine and engineering, to draw attention to saintly virtues. It exposes the tensions between a theocratic clergy and the self-assertion of secular professionals in the Italian Counter-Reformation
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178
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004265134
E-ISBN: 
9789004265141
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January 2014
€135,00
$162.00

Introduction and Transcription by Anthony T. Grafton and Urs B. Leu

The Swiss scholar Henricus Glareanus devoted much of his life to studying and teaching Livy's Roman History and devising chronological tables from it. He encouraged his students to copy his handwritten annotations to these tables into their own copies of the History. This volume provides access...
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177
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261754
E-ISBN: 
9789004261761
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November 2013
€79,00
$101.00

Edited by Erika Kuijpers, Judith Pollmann, Johannes Müller, and Jasper van der Steen

This volume examines the practice of memory in early modern Europe, showing that this was already a multimedia affair with many political uses, and affecting people at all levels of society; many pre-modern memory practices persist until today.
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Volume: 
176
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004261242
E-ISBN: 
9789004261259
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December 2013
€109,00
$131.00

Sebastian Zanke

Am Beispiel des kontrovers diskutierten Pontifikats Johannes’ XXII. untersucht die Studie anhand der Analyse der erhaltenen kurialen Korrespondenz die Strukturen und Eigenheiten päpstlicher Politik im spätmittelalterlichen Europa....
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Volume: 
175
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258983
E-ISBN: 
9789004258990
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September 2013
€146,00
$181.00

Charlie R. Steen

Margaret of Parma, a natural child of Charles V, served her father through two marriages in Italy where she spent much of her life. She returned to the Netherlands to serve Philip II, her half-brother, as regent during the religious and political turmoil that became the Revolt against Spain. Her...
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Volume: 
174
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257443
E-ISBN: 
9789004257450
Publication date: 
August 2013
€146,00
$183.00

Marko Nenonen & Raisa Maria Toivo, Eds.

The book gives an analytical review of the history of witch-hunt historiography. The history of the witch-hunt research gives understanding of cultural and academic trends which direct any research even when scholars are not cognisent of their underlying premises.
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Volume: 
173
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257900
E-ISBN: 
9789004257917
Publication date: 
October 2013
€131,00
$168.00

Amanda Pipkin

By examining depictions of rape in pamphlets, plays, poems, and advice manuals, this book underscores the significance of sex and gender in the construction of Dutch identity during the period of the Revolt of the Netherlands and beyond.
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Volume: 
172
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256651
E-ISBN: 
9789004256668
Publication date: 
August 2013
€126,00
$159.00

Introduction, annotations, and edited text by Daniel T. Lochman. Translation and comments on Colet’s Latin by Daniel J. Nodes

This first new edition in almost 150 years and first edition of the complete manuscript is edited critically, translated expertly, and provided with an apparatus that identifies a coherent center for Colet’s theology and agenda for reform in Tudor England.
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171/4
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004257887
E-ISBN: 
9789004257894
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September 2013
€157,00
$197.00

Liv Helene Willumsen

Drawing on wide range of legal documents from the seventeenth-century, this book contains quantitative and qualitative analyses of witchcraft trials in Scotland and Finnmark, Norway. Attention is drawn towards the voices of the accused persons, the witnesses, and the law....
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Volume: 
170
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004252912
E-ISBN: 
9789004252929
Publication date: 
June 2013
€153,00
$193.00

Edited by Jean Blacker, Glyn S. Burgess, and Amy Ogden

Wace's three hagiographical works, the Conception Nostre Dame and the Lives of St Margaret and St Nicholas, are brought together here for the first time in a volume containing the original texts, the first translations into English, notes and substantial introductions.
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Volume: 
169/3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004247055
E-ISBN: 
9789004247680
Publication date: 
June 2013
€148,00
$186.00

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