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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 557–571.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the book and reads out the verses he lands on, thereby submitting himself to the prophecy they contain. This bibliomantic practice of turning to Vir- gil’s epic as a source of prophecy dates back to late antiquity and was, as far as we can tell, widely known in the Renaissance. While scholars have...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 457–485.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and 1617, Milles published more than a dozen books outlining his schemes for fiscal reform, becoming one of Renaissance England's most prolific writers on economics. But virtually every surviving copy of every published text was customized after it left the press: Milles used manuscript marginalia...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (1): 139–159.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Natasha Simonova In 1804, The Countess of Pembroke’s Arcadia was described as “a book that all have heard of, that some few possess, but that nobody reads.” Indeed, the usual critical narrative has Philip Sidney’s romance falling sharply out of fashion in the eighteenth century from its height...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 505–521.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Whitney Trettien As early efforts to include women in the canon of Renaissance literature give way to gender-oriented research in material culture and book history, it is increasingly the scholar's task to marry the language of ideological negotiation to a more wide-ranging investigation...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 573–594.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Morgan Ng Taking the case of a late Renaissance treatise on Huguenot architecture, this essay explores the potentials of collage as an expression of confessional contestation in the wake of the French Wars of Religion. The book's hybrid imagery bears a formal language of cutting, removal...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 443–456.
Published: 01 September 2015
... brings you not only to the volume you sought, but also to a small gathering of books with surpris- ing connections to it, is an attempt to respond to this quality of Renaissance experience, and to the period’s own reception of the classical tradition as “a great Mississippi of texts, images...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 523–542.
Published: 01 September 2015
... for Renaissance sewing and needlework is found not in surviving textiles, but in books. This would not be surprising to library curators or bibliographers. Early printed books, as David Pearson writes, “survive in vastly greater numbers than many other domestic objects of that time,” and books, if bound...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 367–382.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., c. AD 650–1100 . Oxford: Oxbow Books, 2020. vi, 167 pp., figs., maps, diagrams, tables, and color photos throughout. Paper $50.00. Willard, Thomas, ed. Reading the Natural World in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance: Perceptions of the Environment and Ecology . Arizona Studies in the Middle...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 197–216.
Published: 01 January 2015
... and Renaissance Studies, 2013. xi, 203 pp. $65.00. [Dutch texts of Hue Mars en Venus tsae- Cornett / New Books across the Disciplines  199 men bueleerden, Een spel van sinnen van de historie van Piramus en Thisbe genaempt de Sinnelijcke Genegentheyt, and Pyramus ende Thisbe...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 401–427.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... 200. Tempe: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 1999. 172 pp. $26.00. Cavendish, Margaret. “The Convent of Pleasure” and Other Plays. Edited by Anne Shaver. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999. xii, 280 pp. $47.50, paper $15.95. Christine de Pizan. The Book of Deeds...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (2): 347–377.
Published: 01 May 2023
.... English Renaissance books were not fixed entities. Books were what Jennifer Richards has called a “choral” object, created cumulatively through use and through collaboration, where voices join, respond, riposte, and complement each other. 72 This could be the case even in textless music, which could...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 215–236.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., 433 pp.; 54 figs. $45.00. [Tells the history of the French Renaissance through the lives of prominent queens and mistresses.] Cornett / New Books across the Disciplines  225 5. Liturgy and devotion Austern, Linda Phyllis, Kari Boyd McBride, and David L. Orvis...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 561–586.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the Reformation  579 Notes This article has been adapted from a paper delivered at the 2014 annual meeting of the Renaissance Society of America as well as from chapter 7 of Daniel Cheely, “Opening the Book of Marwood: English Catholics and Their Bibles in Early Mod- ern Europe” (Ph.D...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 413–430.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., pp.; illus. Paper Boccaccio, Giovanni. Genealogy of the Pagan Gods, Volume , Books VI – X [Genealogia Deorum Gentilium ad Ugonem Inclitum Ierusalem et Cypri Regem Secundum Iohannem Boccaccium de Certaldo]. Edited and translated by Jon Solomon. The I Tatti Renaissance Library, vol...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 225–244.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., 222 pp.; 2 illus. $95.00, paper $34.95. Boccaccio, Giovanni. Genealogy of the Pagan Gods: Volume 1, Books I  –   V [Genealogia deorum]. Edited and translated by Jon Solomon. The I Tatti Renaissance Library, vol. 46. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2011. xxxvii, 889 pp.; 1 illus...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 455–471.
Published: 01 May 2020
... abbey s gesta, spanning seven centuries.] Quitslund, Beth, and Nicholas Temperley, eds. The Whole Book of Psalms: Collected into English Metre by Thomas Sternhold, John Hopkins, and Others; A Critical Edition of the Texts and Tunes. 2 vols. Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, vols. 387 and 557...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 201–221.
Published: 01 January 2009
...]. Translated by Thelma S. Fenster and Jocelyn Wogan-Browne. Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies, vol. 341. The French of England Translation Series, vol. 1. Tempe: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2008. xvi, 166 pp. $40.00. Peter Lombard, Bishop of Paris. The Sentences, Book...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (3): 641–655.
Published: 01 September 2023
... of both Western and Christian ideals.] Day, Matthew. English Humanism and the Reception of Virgil, c. 1400–1550 . Oxford English Monographs. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2023. 240 pp. Hardcover, ebook. Davies, Jonathan, and John Monfasani, eds. Renaissance Politics and Culture: Essays...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (3): 459–481.
Published: 01 September 2009
... claimed to be.43 Another form of identification system, a sort of Renaissance eth- nography, emerged in the numerous costume books printed in Europe from the early sixteenth through to the seventeenth century. Movable type placed clothing in a “world in motion” whereby costume book...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (1): 175–210.
Published: 01 January 2001
.... Micrologus’ Library 1. Florence: Sismel, 1998. 243 pp.; 12 plates. Paper EUR 39,00. Carlino, Andrea. Books of the Body: Anatomical Ritual and Renaissance Learning. Translated from the Italian by John Tedeschi and Anne C. Tedeschi. Chicago: University of Chicago Press...