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- 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$ 182.00
?Repertorium Poenitentiariae Germanicum? is an edition of Latin Regesta from the supplication registers of the Penitentiary, the supreme Papal tribunal on penance and dispensations, during the late Middle Ages. Together with ?Repertorium Germanicum,? it represents a further major source for scholarly research on the medieval German Empire of the 15th... 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...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2016; US$ 39.95
Professor Barker interprets Milton’s development in the light of his personal problems and of the changing climate of opinion among his revolutionary associates. more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2016; US$ 17.95
The appearance of a fourth printing of The Renaissance and English Humanism indicated the scholarly success this book has enjoyed for more than a decade. As a brief yet thoughtful and eloquent evaluation of the influence of the Christian humanistic tradition upon our culture it has not been surpassed. more...