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Medieval and modern Latin literature

  • 1614?1624by

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 335.00

    Martin Opitz (1597?1639), poet, literary reformer, diplomat and cultural politician, is known as the "Father of German Poetry". As an important representative of Late European Humanism he did in fact write a large proportion of his works in Latin, a fact of which hitherto little account has been taken. The present edition publishes all his Latin texts,... more...

  • Andreas Capellanus on Love?by Kathleen Andersen-Wyman

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 105.00

    A new look at Andreas Capellanus's De amore. more...

  • Gedichte, Carminaby Thomas Baier; Cornelius Hartz; Kai Brodersen; Martin Hose

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2014; US$ 46.28

    Catull (etwa 84-54 v. Chr.) ist ohne Zweifel einer der bedeutendsten Dichter des alten Rom. Er stammte aus einer wohlhabenden und angesehenen Familie. Den Reizen des Lebens und der Literatur zugewandt, elegant, charmant und humorvoll - seine Poesie vermittelt das Lebensgefühl dieser Welt. Die Gelegenheitsgedichte geben Einblick in den römischen Alltag... more...

  • Ordering Chaosby Bridget Balint

    BRILL 2009; US$ 138.00

    This book investigates five innovative twelfth-century prosimetrical texts inspired by Boethius?s Consolation of Philosophy, the difficulties that arose when these writers attempted to recapture Boethian certainty, and the survival of aspects of this literary mode in later Latin and vernacular literature. more...

  • Speculative Grammar and Stoic Language Theory in Medieval Allegorical Narrativeby Jeffrey Bardzell

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 150.00

    In this study Bardzell unveils the way signification in medieval allegorical narrative depends not on Aristotelian theories of language, but rather on an alternative theory of language, which began with the Stoics and was transmitted through the Middle Ages via grammar theory. more...

  • Covert Gesturesby Vincent Barletta

    University of Minnesota Press 2005; US$ 60.00

    Covert Gestures reveals how the traditional Islamic narratives of the moriscos both shaped and encoded a wide range of covert social activity characterized by a profound and persistent concern with time and temporality. Using a unique blend of literary analysis, linguistic anthropology, and phenomenological philosophy, Vincent Barletta explores the... more...

  • The Medieval Tradition of Thebesby Dominique Battles

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 135.00

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

  • Encounters and Reflectionsby Seth Benardete; Ronna Burger

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 32.00

    By turns wickedly funny and profoundly illuminating, Encounters and Reflections presents a captivating and unconventional portrait of the life and works of Seth Benardete. One of the leading scholars of ancient thought, Benardete here reflects on both the people he knew and the topics that fascinated him throughout his career in a series of candid,... more...

  • Complete New Testament Greekby Gavin Betts

    Hodder Education 2010; US$ 35.18

    All you need to read, write and understand New Testament Greek. more...

  • The Latin Poetry of English Poets (Routledge Revivals)by J. W. Binns

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    Thomas Campion, Milton, Crashaw, Herbert, Bourne, Walter Savage Landor ? all these poets, between them spanning the period from the Elizabethan to the Victorian age, wrote a substantial body of Latin verse in addition to their better-known English poetry, representing part of the vast and almost unexplored body of Neo-Latin literature which appealed... more...