The Dutch Trading Companies as Knowledge Networks

Edited by Siegfried Huigen, Jan L. de Jong, and Elmer Kolfin

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€121,00
$145.00
ISBN13: 
9789004186590
E-ISBN: 
9789004193567
Publication Date: 
August 2010
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Hardback
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1568-1181
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14

Edited by Paul J. Smith and Karl A.E. Enenkel

This volume studies the Netherlandish presence in Montaigne’s Essays, represented by Erasmus and Lipsius. It also deals with Montaigne’s translations and editions in the Dutch Golden Age, and his readership: Scaliger, Hooft, Cats, the painter Pieter van Veen and many others.
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Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004156326
E-ISBN: 
9789047419815
Publication date: 
April 2007
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel and Paul J. Smith

In this volume, specialists from various disciplines (Neo-Latin, French, German, Dutch, History, History of Science, Art History) explore the fascinating early modern discourses on animals in science, literature and the visual arts.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004131880
E-ISBN: 
9789047422365
Publication date: 
November 2007
€196,00
$237.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel and Jan Papy

This volume provides fascinating insights in the Early Modern reception of a central intellectual figure, Francis Petrarch. It demonstrates the remarkable independence of the Early Modern user’s from the author’s text.
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Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147669
Publication date: 
January 2006
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Alastair Hamilton, Maurits H. van den Boogert and Bart Westerweel

This collection of articles analyses the interests and experiences in the Levant of a number of leading western scholars of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, with an emphasis on the networks of learned friends throughout Europe with whom they corresponded.
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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147614
Publication date: 
November 2005
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel and Wolfgang Neuber

The printed book caused an explosion of knowledge and major changes in the perception of texts. In investigating how knowledge was presented to the early modern reader, this volume treats both book-historical issues and the intersections of layout with issues of genre, content and function.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004124509
Publication date: 
December 2004
€185,00
$224.00

Edited by Arie-Jan Gelderblom, Jan L. de Jong and Marc Van Vaeck

Situated at the crossroads of important trade routes, the bustling seaports of the Low Countries not only traded cargoes of grain and timber, silk and spices, woollen cloth and splendidly executed altarpieces, but also manuscripts and books, news, information, ideas and gossip. Thus the...
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004122888
Publication date: 
July 2004
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Toon van Houdt, Jan L. de Jong, Zoran Kwak, Marijke Spies and Marc Van Vaeck

This book contains twelve penetrating case-studies written by scholars from various disciplines. They focus on the use of deceit by several groups of people in different spheres of life, as well as on its representation in literary and artistic genres, and its conceptualization in philosophical...
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004125728
Publication date: 
December 2002
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel, Jan L. de Jong and Jeanine De Landtsheer

This volume contains sixteen papers from various disciplines dealing with the question how scholars and artists in the early modern period studied and recreated ancient history, as a way of understanding and legitimizing the present....
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004120518
Publication date: 
February 2001
€123,00
$148.00

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