Translatio Studiorum

Ancient, Medieval and Modern Bearers of Intellectual History

Edited by Marco Sgarbi, Villa I Tatti. The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies, Florence

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€123,00
$155.00
ISBN13: 
9789004236806
E-ISBN: 
9789004236813
Publication Date: 
November 2012
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xxiv, 263 pp. (one French article included)
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Language: 
ISSN: 
0920-8607
Volume: 
217

Teodoro Katinis (Ghent University)

The first study of the rebirth of ancient sophists in Speroni (1500-1588) and the early-modern Italian literature, from Leonardo Bruni to Jacopo Mazzoni.
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Volume: 
272
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004344303
Expected: 
November 2017
€94,00
$109.00

Debra Taylor Cashion (Saint Louis University - Vatican Film Library)
Henry Luttikhuizen (Calvin College)
Ashley D. West (Temple University, Tyler School of Art)

An anthology of 42 essays by distinguished scholars on current research and methodology in the art history of the late medieval and early modern periods in Germany, France, the Netherlands, and Belgium, written in tribute to Larry Silver, Farquhar Professor of the History of Art at the University...
Series: 
Volume: 
271/22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004354104
Expected: 
October 2017
€199,00
$229.00

Suzanne Karr Schmidt (Newberry Library)

The story of a hands-on genre of prints: how innovative paper engineering redefined the relationship of early modern viewers to art, humanism, and science.
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Volume: 
270/21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340138
Expected: 
October 2017
€169,00
$195.00

Seonaid Valiant (Arizona State University)

An examnination of how the Porfirians reinscribed the political meaning of indigenous icons, particularly Aztec, while social scientists, both domestic and international, struggled to establish standards for Mexican archaeology that would undermine such endeavors.
Series: 
Volume: 
269/20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004353985
Expected: 
October 2017
€119,00
$138.00

Atsuko Fukuoka (University of Tokyo and Goethe University Frankfurt)

Tracing Old Testament topoi recurrent in Grotian and Hobbesian discourses on the church-state relationship, Atsuko Fukuoka recontextualizes Spinoza’s Theologico-political Treatise and clarifies its historical import to Dutch debates on religion, state power, and liberty.
Series: 
Volume: 
268
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004322080
Expected: 
November 2017
€138,00
$159.00

Rengenier C. Rittersma

Why and how did the Count of Egmont (1522-1568) become a mythical figure in European culture? This book explains and also provides a methodological instrument for the reading of similar historical myths.
Series: 
Volume: 
266
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270831
Expected: 
August 2017
€166,00
$192.00

Thomas G. Hendrickson

The De Bibliothecis of Justus Lipsius was the first monograph on library history. In Ancient Libraries and Renaissance Humanism, Hendrickson presents a critical edition with introductory studies, a Latin text, English translation, and a substantial historical commentary.
Series: 
Volume: 
265/20
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004338166
E-ISBN: 
9789004338173
Publication date: 
February 2017
€137,00
$158.00

Edited by Federica Ciccolella and Luigi Silvano

Twelve specialists examine the dissemination of Greek studies and its cultural impact in various areas of early modern Europe from the fifteenth to the early sixteenth century
Series: 
Volume: 
264
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004338036
E-ISBN: 
9789004338043
Publication date: 
March 2017
€149,00
$172.00

Angela Cerasuolo. Translated by Helen Glanville.

A study on the technique of painting through cross-analysis of literary texts by Leonardo, Vasari, Armenini, Borghini, Lomazzo and works of art, examining some significant paintings in the Capodimonte Museum, Naples.
Series: 
Volume: 
262/17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314870
E-ISBN: 
9789004335349
Publication date: 
February 2017
€179,00
$215.00

Robin Raybould

Raybould's The Sibyl Series of the Fifteenth Century examines the change that occurred in representations of the sibyls during the early Renaissance, representations intended to provide new witness by these pagan prophetesses to the universality of the Christian message.
Series: 
Volume: 
261/16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004332140
E-ISBN: 
9789004332157
Publication date: 
November 2016
€118,00
$142.00

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