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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 355–357.
Published: 01 April 2017
...; is type bearer explained; is shrinkage paper another; to one printer London from of streets the up atthrough locked one endof it taken is of type pages two with a chase analyzed; are stolen; wormholes and trampled are a garden in plants ance; volume  this in collected lovingly...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 January 2003
... England: Medieval Modernism and the London Underground (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999), 242 pp. John Ruskin and William Morris are remembered as the Spartans of a cultural Thermopylae, defenders of individual autonomy against...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 171–175.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Colin Richmond Abstract On the basis of reports that Jan van Eyck visited England (he was well traveled in the service of Philip the Good, duke of Burgundy), this essay speculates freely on what the diplomat and painter actually did in and around London for three weeks in 1428. The essay claims...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 335.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Ardis Butterfield Bahr Arthur , Fragments and Assemblages: Forming Compilations of Medieval London . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2013 ), 296 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 313–314.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Marjorie Perloff Powell Jennifer , ed., New Rhythms: Henri Gaudier Brzeska: Art, Dance, and Movement in London, 1911 – 15 . ( Cambridge : Kettle's Yard , 2015 ), 126 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 160–173.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... Sabra, Michael Podro, Michael Screech, Arnaldo Momigliano, and Nikolaus Pevsner. The author's focus is on differences between the milieu of the Kulturwissenschaftliche Bibliothek Warburg, as it had been in Hamburg, and the ethos of the Warburg Institute in London. The key document for establishing...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and Renaissance symbols and ideas. Warburg's chosen associate Fritz Saxl put his creation on a firm institutional base, first in Hamburg and then, after a narrow escape from the Nazi regime, in London. For all the changes the Institute has undergone over the decades since then, it continues to ask the questions...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 22–31.
Published: 01 January 2012
... that Aby Warburg had embodied in the Institute and Library that he founded in Hamburg. The Institute is described as existing, during the late 1950s and early 1960s in London, less as a formal institution than as the interaction of some two dozen émigrés with what the author describes as “the intention...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 January 2012
... illuminates the legacy of Warburg's Library, today at the core of the Warburg Institute in London, since the crisis that the page documents — larger than Warburg's personal one — still lies at the heart of humanistic scholarship as it attempts to grasp the essence of what it means to be human. © 2012...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 232–253.
Published: 01 April 2017
... and Ireland in 1799–1802. Translated from Persian to English by an Irish scholar working for the British East India Company, Charles Stewart, and published in London in two editions (1810, 1814), The Travels of Mirza Abu Taleb Khan records the author's love for the Irish and theirs for him. This mutual...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 106–116.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Christopher S. Wood “ Dromenon ” was and is the rubric governing the fourth and final floor of Aby Warburg's Library. The word means “the thing done,” “the action,” and in the context of the Greek Mysteries referred to rites, as opposed to words and images. In the Warburg Library in London...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 117–127.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., later a public institution, originally in Hamburg (in the 1920s) and then in London from 1933 to the present. This essay also explores the various ways in which books have been — and continue to be — acquired by the Warburg Library, including publication (both individual and institutional), donation...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 180–187.
Published: 01 January 2012
... museum” (à la, perhaps, the Soane Museum in London) along these lines. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 RECONCEIVING THE WARBURG LIBRARY AS A WORKING MUSEUM OF THE MIND Barbara Maria Stafford In a recent article published...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 396–403.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Jeffrey M. Perl; Noa Halevy; Edith Bruder; Jamie Gilham In his introduction to part 2 of the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia, the journal's editor tours the reader through two private apartments (T. S. Eliot's in London and the anthropologist Jeannette Mirsky's in Princeton) and through...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 269–274.
Published: 01 April 2013
... religious forms of the subcontinent. Having lived and painted in India all his life, he was forced into exile in his nineties by right-wing Hindu politicians. In London, he continued to work on a new interpretation of Indian civilization as universally relevant, in a sequence of paintings with themes from...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 468–495.
Published: 01 September 2017
... – 1935) made international headlines on publicly announcing his conversion to Islam: “Irish Peer Turns Moslem” (New York Times); “A Lordly Mohammedan” (Straits Times, Singapore); “Peer Turns Mussulman” (Argus, Melbourne) (Fig. 1). The Times in London recorded...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 283–314.
Published: 01 April 2013
... reads the “Mosaic Law.” A scarf marked “Protestant Association” lies in the mud. (Courtesy of the Jewish Museum, London.) Figure 1. Lord George Gordon (1751 – 93) when head of the Protestant Association...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 283–305.
Published: 01 April 2005
.... William Foster, The East India House: Its History and 2. C. H. Phillips, ed., The Correspondence of Lord William Associations (London: John Lane, 1924), 229–30. See also Cavendish Bentinck, Governor-General of India, 1828–1835, D. M. Young, The Colonial Offi ce in the Early Nineteenth vol. 1 (Oxford...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 333–356.
Published: 01 April 2002
... colonies for its plain brick domesticity and dignified ed. William G. Beasley, 2d ed. (London: Oxford Univer- restraint, and was associated with Christopher Wren. The sity Press, 1960). Queen Anne Revival came about between the 1860s and 7...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (3): 342–366.
Published: 01 September 2023
... Freedom , 190–92, 271–72 , and the works referred to there. 46. Brooks, Law, Politics, and Society , 242–43, 249 . See also Baker, “ Londons Liberty ” ; Baker, “Franchise Debate Revisited” ; Peacey, “People of the Agreements. ” 47. Smith, “Legal Agency,” 618 . 48. The key works...