The Ten Commandments in Medieval and Early Modern Culture

Edited by Youri Desplenter (Ghent), Jürgen Pieters (Ghent), and Walter Melion (Emory)

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€109,00
$126.00
ISBN13: 
9789004309821
E-ISBN: 
9789004325777
Publication Date: 
September 2017
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Hardback
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c. 290 pp; 20 full-color illustrations
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1568-1181
Volume: 
52

Edited by Alicia C. Montoya, Sophie van Romburgh, and Wim van Anrooij

Although modernity historically defined itself by relation to the medieval, the ways in which early moderns invoked and conceptualized the medieval are still insufficiently understood. This volume's seventeen essays present some preliminary explorations into the field of early modern medievalisms.
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Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187665
E-ISBN: 
9789004193598
Publication date: 
September 2010
€146,00
$175.00

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

The present collection of essays brings together a number of studies about knowledge construction that depended on the Dutch trading networks at a time when the Dutch dominated world trade (17th-18th centuries).
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Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004186590
E-ISBN: 
9789004193567
Publication date: 
August 2010
€121,00
$145.00

Edited by Walter S. Melion and Lee Palmer Wandel

Drawing on optic theory, ethnography, and the visual cultures of Christianity, this volume explores various discourses of vision in early modern Europe and the colonial Americas.
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Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179745
E-ISBN: 
9789047444046
Publication date: 
December 2009
€121,00
$145.00

Edited by Jan Frans van Dijkhuizen and Karl A.E. Enenkel

The early modern period is a particularly fascinating chapter in the history of pain. This volume investigates early modern constructions of physical pain from a variety of disciplines, including religious, legal and medical history, literary criticism, philosophy, and art history.
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Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172470
E-ISBN: 
9789047425946
Publication date: 
December 2008
€123,00
$148.00

Edited by Claus Zittel, Gisela Engel, Romano Nanni, and Nicole C. Karafyllis

The essays in the present volume attempt to historically reconstruct the various dependencies of philosophical and scientific knowledge of the material and technical culture of the Early Modern era and to draw systematic conclusions for the writing of Early Modern history of science.
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Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170506
E-ISBN: 
9789047442318
Publication date: 
October 2008
€185,00
$224.00

Edited by Kathryn Murphy and Richard Todd

This volume of essays on Thomas Browne aims to set the man and his works in new contexts. Drawing on new research into his reading, readers, biography, manuscripts, and politics, a new picture of Browne and his writing emerges, clarifying his relationship to seventeenth-century English and...
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004171732
E-ISBN: 
9789047425052
Publication date: 
October 2008
€123,00
$148.00
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004163966
E-ISBN: 
9789047423591
Publication date: 
December 2007
€123,00
$148.00

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

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