The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,603,993 members ⚫ 1,165,375 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Medieval and modern Latin literature

Most popular at the top

  • Complete Writingsby Isotta Nogarola; Margaret L. King; Diana Robin

    University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 30.00

    Renowned in her day for her scholarship and eloquence, Isotta Nogarola (1418-66) remained one of the most famous women of the Italian Renaissance for centuries after her death. And because she was one of the first women to carve out a place for herself in the male-dominated republic of letters, Nogarola served as a crucial role model for generations... more...

  • The World of Bedeby Peter Hunter Blair; Michael Lapidge

    Cambridge University Press 1990; US$ 40.00 US$ 32.80

    An engaging and accessible introduction to the writings and intellectual development of the Venerable Bede (d. 735), first historian of the English and one of the greatest scholars of the Middle Ages. more...

  • The Silent Mastersby Peter Godman

    Princeton University Press 2012; US$ 50.00 US$ 40.00

    In the tension between competing ideas of authority and the urge to literary experiment, writers of the High Middle Ages produced some of their most distinctive achievements. This book examines these themes in the high culture of Western Europe during the eleventh and twelfth centuries, showing how the intimate links between the writer and the censor,... more...

  • Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Feminist Origins of the Arthurian Legendby Fiona Tolhurst

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 95.00

    Geoffrey of Monmouth and the Feminist Origins of the Arthurian Legend provides the first feminist analysis of both the Arthurian section of The History of the Kings of Britain and The Life of Merlin . more...

  • The Medieval Tradition of Thebesby Dominique Battles

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Bede's Historiaeby Vicky Gunn

    Boydell & Brewer 2009; US$ 99.00

    A reappraisal of Bede's writings, focusing on his use of genre and rhetoric. more...

  • Gilbert Murray Reassessedby Christopher Stray

    OUP Oxford 2007; US$ 67.99 US$ 58.47

    This is the first comprehensive account of the life and work of the distinguished scholar and public figure Gilbert Murray (1866-1957). Sixteen contributors survey the many spheres in which he was active, and the book opens with memoirs by two of his grandchildren. more...

  • Letters and Orationsby Cassandra Fedele; Diana Robin

    University of Chicago Press 2007; US$ 22.50

    By the end of the fifteenth century, Cassandra Fedele (1465-1558), a learned middle-class woman of Venice, was arguably the most famous woman writer and scholar in Europe. A cultural icon in her own time, she regularly corresponded with the king of France, lords of Milan and Naples, the Borgia pope Alexander VI, and even maintained a ten-year epistolary... more...

  • Merlinby Peter H. Goodrich

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Acts and Textsby Laurie Postlewate; Wim Husken

    Editions Rodopi 2007; US$ 102.20

    For the Middle Ages and Renaissance, meaning and power were created and propagated through public performance. Processions, coronations, speeches, trials, and executions are all types of public performance that were both acts and texts: acts that originated in the texts that gave them their ideological grounding; texts that bring to us today a trace... more...