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- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2016; US$ 16.50
"A highly approachable collection of selections both canonical (but not less important for that; one can?t teach the Reformation without key texts from Erasmus, Luther, Calvin, et al.) and less well known. The latter texts?from Mantova, Melancthon, Beza, Riedeman, Campion, Hoby, Pole, and others?are illuminating and useful in every case. The decision... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2016; Not Available
In Poets, Players and Preachers, Anne James explores the literary responses to the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot in poetry, drama, and sermons. This book is the first full-length study of the literary repercussions of the conspiracy. more...
- Dover Publications 2016; US$ 15.95
Brilliant study of art, life and thought in France and the Netherlands during the 14th and 15th centuries explores the period's splendor and simplicity, courtesy and cruelty, its idyllic vision of life, despair and mysticism, religious, artistic, and practical life, and much more. An invaluable reference for anyone interested in medieval life. 14... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 35.24
A brilliant kaleidoscope on the Reformation from its leading scholar and 'one of the best historians writing in English today' (Sunday Telegraph) The Reformation which engulfed England and Europe in the sixteenth century was one of the most highly-charged, bloody and transformative periods in their history. Ever since, it has remained one of the... more...
Verzeichnis der in den Supplikenregistern der Pönitentiarie Leos X. vorkommenden Personen, Kirchen und Orte des Deutschen Reiches (1513?1521)De Gruyter 2016; US$ 145.96
Das Repertorium Poenitentiariae Germanicum ist eine Sammlung lateinischer Regesten aus den Supplikenregistern des obersten kirchlichen Buß- und Gnadenamtes der römischen Kurie unter Papst Leo X. (1513?1521). Die erstmals publizierten Bittschriften enthalten bisher unbekanntes Quellenmaterial für die Kirchen-, Sozial-, Landes- und Familiengeschichte... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 45.00
The Corporate Commonwealth traces the evolution of corporations during the English Renaissance and explores the many types of corporations that once flourished. Along the way, the book offers important insights into our own definitions of fiction, politics, and value. Henry S. Turner uses the resources of economic and political... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2016; US$ 65.00
Shakespeare’s Big Men examines five Shakespearean tragedies – Julius Caesar , Hamlet , Othello , Macbeth , and Coriolanus – through the lens of generative anthropology and the insights of its founder, Eric Gans. more...
- Random House 2016; US$ 42.29
When Martin Luther nailed a sheet of paper to the church door of a small university town on 31 October 1517, he set off a process that changed the Western world for ever. Luther?s ideas spread like wildfire. His attack on the Church soon convulsed Germany, divided Europe and polarised people?s beliefs. They triggered decades of religious persecution,... more...