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Religious

  • Martyrs and Players in Early Modern Englandby David K. Anderson

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 104.95

    Focusing on Christopher Marlowe, William Shakespeare, John Webster and John Milton, Martyrs and Players in Early Modern England argues that the English tragedians reflected an unease within the culture to acts of religious violence. David Anderson explores a link between the unstable emotional response of society to religious executions in the Tudor-Stuart... more...

  • Literature and the Encounter with God in Post-Reformation Englandby Michael Martin

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 109.95

    Each of the figures examined in this study -John Dee, John Donne, Sir Kenelm Digby, Henry and Thomas Vaughan, and Jane Lead -is concerned with the ways in which God can be approached or experienced. Michael Martin analyses the ways in which the encounter with God is figured among these early modern writers who inhabit the shared cultural space of poets... more...

  • Les Préraphaélitesby Robert de la Sizeranne

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    À l?époque victorienne, l?angleterre, balayée par la révolution industrielle, la confrérie préraphaélite, William morris et le mouvement Arts and Crafts, aspirait à un retour aux valeurs passées. souhaitant faire renaître les formes pures et nobles de la renaissance italienne, les peintres du groupe tels que John everett millais, dante gabriel rossetti... more...

  • Die Präraffaelitenby Robert de la Sizeranne

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    Zur Zeit des viktorianischen Englands, getrieben von der Industriellen Revolution, hatte die Gruppe der Präraffaeliten, darunter Maler wie John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti und Edward Burne-Jones, das Ziel zu traditionellen Werten zurückzukehren. Dabei wollten sie die Ideale der italienischen Renaissance wiederbeleben, wobei sie sich am... more...

  • Pre-Raphaelitesby Robert de la Sizeranne

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 5.00

    In the Victorian era, England ? swept along by the Industrial Revolution, the Pre-Raphaelite fold, William Morris, and the Arts and Crafts movement ? aspired to return to traditional values. Wishing to resurrect the pure and noble forms of the Italian Renaissance, a group of painters including John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, and Edward... more...

  • Byzantine Artby Charles Bayet

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    For more than a millennium, from its creation in 330 CE until its fall in 1453, the Byzantine Empire was a cradle of artistic effervescence that is only beginning to be rediscovered. Endowed with the rich heritage of Roman, Eastern, and Christian cultures, Byzantine artists developed an architectural and pictorial tradition, marked by symbolism, whose... more...

  • Die Präraffaelitenby Robert de la Sizeranne

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    In dem durch die Industrielle Revolution geprägten viktorianischen England sehnte sich die präraffaelitische Bruderschaft, die eine große Nähe zu der von William Morris angeführten Arts and Crafts-Bewegung aufwies, nach einer Rückkehr zu Werten einer vergangenen Zeit. Die führenden Maler dieses Kreises wie John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel Rossetti... more...

  • Early Italian Paintingby Joseph Archer Crowe; Giovanni Battista Cavalcaselle; Anna Jameson

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    Oscillating between the majesty of the Greco-Byzantine tradition and the modernity predicted by Giotto, Early Italian Painting addresses the first important aesthetic movement that would lead to the Renaissance, the Italian Primitives. Trying new mediums and techniques, these revolutionary artists no longer painted frescos on walls, but created the... more...

  • Le Préraphaélismeby Robert de la Sizeranne

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    Dans une Angleterre victorienne emportée par les rapides évolutions de la révolution industrielle, la confrérie préraphaélite, proche des Arts & Crafts de William Morris, prôna le retour aux valeurs d?antan. Souhaitant le renouveau des formes épurées et nobles de la Renaissance italienne, ses peintres majeurs tels John Everett Millais, Dante Gabriel... more...

  • Le Symbolismeby Nathalia Brodskaya

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 8.95

    Entre 1880 et les premières années du XXe siècle, le Symbolisme voit le jour en France et en Europe. Les symbolistes, fascinés par les mythologies anciennes, tentent d?échapper au règne de la pensée rationaliste imposée par la science. Souhaitant dépasser le monde du visible et du sensible pour atteindre le monde de la pensée pure, ils flirtent constamment... more...