Family, Culture and Society in the Diary of Constantijn Huygens Jr, Secretary to Stadholder-King William of Orange

Rudolf Dekker

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€100,00
$136.00
ISBN13: 
9789004250949
E-ISBN: 
9789004250956
Publication Date: 
June 2013
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
ix, 195 pp., 37 illustrations
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ISSN: 
1873-653X
Volume: 
5

Gerrit Verhoeven. Translated by Diane Webb.

In Europe within Reach Gerrit Verhoeven traces some sweeping evolutions in the early modern travel behaviour of Dutch and Flemish elites (1585-1750), as the classical Grand Tour to Italy was slowly but surely overshadowed by other modes of travelling.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292710
E-ISBN: 
9789004293335
Publication date: 
July 2015
€126,00
$163.00

Claudia Ulbrich, Kaspar von Greyerz and Lorenz Heiligensetzer

In Mapping the ‘I’ the contributors, working with egodocuments, offer various historical approaches on early modern concepts of personhood and autobiographical writing practices. The contributions address themes such as the body, food , the economy, group cultures and suicide.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004283985
E-ISBN: 
9789004283978
Publication date: 
November 2014
€126,00
$163.00

Edited by Hans Renders and Binne de Haan

Theoretical Discussions of Biography: Approaches from History, Microhistory, and Life Writing offers comprehensive overviews by 14 academic scholars of the actual state of the field of Biography Studies, specifically by connecting biography with microhistory, journalism, and Life Writing.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270145
E-ISBN: 
9789004274709
Publication date: 
April 2014
€99,00
$128.00

Giovanni Ciappelli

The book deals with both a reconstruction of Tuscan family books’ evolution and persistency, and several aspects of social history: reading and private libraries, domestic devotion, the memory of historical events. Starting with the Renaissance, the investigation broadens to the 17th-18th...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266315
E-ISBN: 
9789004270756
Publication date: 
April 2014
€107,00
$139.00

Willemijn Ruberg, Utrecht University. Translated by Maria Sherwood-Smith

Describing the epistolary practices of the Dutch elite in the period 1770-1850, this book shows how cultural ideals of sincerity, individuality and naturalness influenced the style and contents of letters and argues for the vital importance of correspondence to the performance of class, gender...
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209732
E-ISBN: 
9789004211070
Publication date: 
September 2011
€107,00
$140.00

Edited by Arianne Baggerman, Erasmus University Rotterdam and University of Amsterdam, Rudolf Dekker, Center for the Study of Egodocuments and History, Amsterdam and Michael Mascuch, University of California, Berkeley

This book gives answers to questions surrounding the rise of autobiographical writing from the sixteenth to the twentieth century by analyzing texts varying from the time of the Spanish Inquisition to post-war Japan.
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004195004
E-ISBN: 
9789004207585
Publication date: 
June 2011
€140,00
$182.00

Jeroen Blaak, Erasmus University Rotterdam. Translated by Beverley Jackson

Focusing on four Dutch diaries from different periods of the early modern age, this book describes in detail the diversified use of reading in everyday life, examining it in a wider context of communication that also includes writing and speech.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004177406
E-ISBN: 
9789047430841
Publication date: 
July 2009
€115,00
$150.00

Arianne Baggerman, Erasmus University Rotterdam and University of Amsterdam and Rudolf Dekker, Center for the Study of Egodocuments and History, Amsterdam. Translated by Diane Webb

A diary kept by a boy in the 1790s provides the basis for a panoramic view of the Age of Enlightenment and democratic revolution in Europe, highlighting the emergence of new ideas on education, nature, time, space, religion and politics.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172692
E-ISBN: 
9789047426165
Publication date: 
January 2009
€115,00
$150.00

Arianne Baggerman, Erasmus University Rotterdam and University of Amsterdam and Rudolf Dekker, Center for the Study of Egodocuments and History, Amsterdam. Translated by Diane Webb

A diary kept by a boy in the 1790s provides the basis for a panoramic view of the Age of Enlightenment and democratic revolution in Europe, highlighting the emergence of new ideas on education, nature, time, space, religion and politics.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004273641
E-ISBN: 
9789047426165
Publication date: 
January 2009
€50,00
$63.00