Emblems and the Natural World

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel (University of Münster) and Paul J. Smith (Leiden University)

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€219,00
$253.00
ISBN13: 
9789004347069
E-ISBN: 
9789004347076
Publication Date: 
September 2017
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxxiv, 666 pp.; 213 ills. (full color)
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ISSN: 
1568-1181
Volume: 
50

Edited by Wietse de Boer, Karl A.E. Enenkel and Walter S. Melion

This volume investigates how Jesuits reflected visually and verbally on the status and functions of the imago, between the foundation of the order in 1540 and its suppression in 1773, in rhetorical and emblematic treatises, theoretical debates, and embedded in various instances where Jesuit...
Series: 
Volume: 
45
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004319110
E-ISBN: 
9789004319127
Publication date: 
June 2016
€172,00
$206.00

Edited by Annette Kern-Stähler, Beatrix Busse, and Wietse de Boer

These essays offer a fresh perspective on the interrelationships between sense perception and secular and Christian cultures in England from the Middle Ages into the Early Modern period.
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Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315488
E-ISBN: 
9789004315495
Publication date: 
May 2016
€126,00
$151.00

Edited by Dieuwke van der Poel, Louis Peter Grijp and Wim van Anrooij

Identity, Intertextuality, and Performance in Early Modern Song Culture for the first time explores comparatively the dynamic process of group formation through the production and appropriation of songs in various European countries and regions.
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Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314979
E-ISBN: 
9789004314986
Publication date: 
April 2016
€140,00
$181.00

Edited by Line Cottegnies, Sandrine Parageau and John J. Thompson

In Women and Curiosity in Early Modern England and France, the rehabilitation of female curiosity between the sixteenth and the eighteenth centuries is thoroughly investigated for the first time, in a comparative perspective that confronts two epistemological and religious traditions.
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Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311831
E-ISBN: 
9789004311848
Publication date: 
April 2016
€115,00
$149.00

Edited by Walter S. Melion and Bart Ramakers

The aim of this volume is to formulate an alternative account of personification, to demonstrate the ingenuity with which this multifaceted device was utilized by late medieval and early modern authors and artists in Italy, England, Scotland, and the Low Countries
Series: 
Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310421
E-ISBN: 
9789004310438
Publication date: 
April 2016
€226,00
$293.00

Edited by Karl A.E. Enenkel and Anita Traninger

Discourses of Anger offers an interdisciplinary account of how different discourses generated their own version, assessment, and semantics of anger in the early modern period. It includes contributions on philosophy and theology, poetry, medicine, law, political theory, and art.
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Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300828
E-ISBN: 
9789004300835
Publication date: 
August 2015
€160,00
$203.00

Edited by Walter S. Melion and Lee Palmer Wandel

These essays explore various inflections of the relation between image-making and incarnation doctrine. They illumine ways this fundamental mystery was construed as representable, and how it was seen to license the representation of other mysteries of faith.
Series: 
Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300507
E-ISBN: 
9789004300514
Publication date: 
August 2015
€176,00
$223.00

Edited by Sabrina Corbellini, Margriet Hoogvliet and Bart Ramakers

The contributions to Discovering the Riches of the Word. Religious Reading in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe explore new approaches to the study of religious reading in a long term (from the thirteenth to the seventeenth century) and geographically broad perspective.
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Volume: 
38
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290389
E-ISBN: 
9789004290396
Publication date: 
March 2015
€146,00
$185.00

Edited by Tamás Demeter, Kathryn Murphy and Claus Zittel

Conflicting Values of Inquiry explores how certain non-epistemic values had been turned into epistemic ones, how they had an effect on epistemic content, and how they became ideologies of knowledge playing various roles in inquiry and application throughout early modern Europe.
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Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281707
E-ISBN: 
9789004282551
Publication date: 
November 2014
€146,00
$185.00

Edited by Wolfgang Neuber, Thomas Rahn and Claus Zittel

The volume articles examine exemplarily how some of the Copernicus myths came about and if they could hold their ground. They investigate methodological, institutional, textual and visual transformations of the Copernican doctrine and the topical, rhetorical and literary transformations of the...
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Volume: 
36
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004281103
E-ISBN: 
9789004281127
Publication date: 
October 2014
€120,00
$152.00

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