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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 93–115.
Published: 01 January 2011
... across the Atlantic as represented by De Bry and the writings of Bartolomé Las Casas, relating these rituals to Catholic ceremonies of the Eucharist, and ultimately considering the role of sacrifice in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar . Mexica sacrifice, as constructed by the discourses of discovery in De...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (3): 617–643.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... In the construction of this historical web, objects — both secular and sacred, functioning in both realms simultaneously — have a particularly important role. In the Histoire ancienne jusqu’à César (“History of ancient times up to Julius Caesar a thirteenth-­century universal history...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 65–88.
Published: 01 January 2010
... stage career: Hamlet: My lord, you play’d once i’ th’ university, you say? Polonius: That did I, my lord, and was accounted a good actor. Hamlet: What did you enact? Polonius: I did enact Julius Caesar. I was kill’d i’ th’ Capitol;   Brutus killed me...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of the world. Edward Test inves- tigates the idea of human sacrifice as it was practiced for sacred purposes in the Americas and its influence on Shakespeare’s rendition of the politi- cal sacrifice of Caesar in Julius Caesar. Dennis Britton scrutinizes Walter Ralegh’s attempt to differentiate putatively...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 177–191.
Published: 01 May 2021
... how much more a Caesar might achieve than a mere tribune. 55 Hardly the kindliest of references to a prisoner freed as recently as September of that year, Petrarch's attempt to write Cola off as a has-been came at just the moment when he was attempting a political comeback. But he was not the only...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2023) 53 (2): 225–259.
Published: 01 May 2023
... Julius Caesar and Pompey. 14 In fact, ancient and medieval writers alike treated Lucan as a source of geographical lore, mining his prose for encyclopedic information about ancient regions. 15 As a result, Lucan accumulated the most geographical paratexts of the four classical writers surveyed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 September 2011
...”: Mexica Sacrifice in De Bry, Las Casas, and Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar  93 – 115 Whalen, Brett Edward Corresponding with Infidels: Rome, the Almohads, and the Christians of Thirteenth-­Century Morocco  487 – 513 Volume 41 Index  665 ...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (1): 25–48.
Published: 01 January 2013
... honours, For so much trash as may be graspèd thus? ( Julius Caesar 4.3.75 – 78) Most overtly spatial of all is the Soothsayer’s advice to Mark Antony in Antony and Cleopatra. Whose fortunes shall rise “higher,” Antony asks the Soothsayer. Caesar’s. Therefore, O Antony...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (2): 263–284.
Published: 01 May 2021
... scholar and cardinal Caesar Baronius had made this same identification in his exhaustive twelve-volume Annales Ecclesiastici (1588–1607). 27 However, he also notes that subsequent writers who do promote the San Silvestro mandylion as Abgar's original simply parrot Baronius's presumed scholarly...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (3): 537–561.
Published: 01 September 2003
....: University of Notre Dame Press, 2003. xix, 188 pp. $22.00. [Hebrew text with translation on facing pages.] Jacob, Alexander, ed. The Roman Civil War in English Renaissance Tragedy: An Edition of “Catiline,” “ Caesar and Pompey,” and “Julius Caesar” with an Introduction Drawn from Roman Sources...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (2): 229–252.
Published: 01 May 2008
... influence more effectively than vision. Although Caesar’s Roman “eyes” are upon Antony, knowledge of his “affairs come to [Caesar] on the wind” (3.3.63 – 64). To modern critics, Shakespeare’s Egypt is an exoticized, intoxicating zone conflated with its queen.58 Critics have described...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 387–412.
Published: 01 May 2018
... around; in what Julius Caesar Scaliger named “Proteus verse,” the unit is the word The most puzzled- over early modern example, which occupied g- ures from Vossius to Leibniz, Wallis to Browne to Bernouilli, is the verse Tot tibi sunt dotes, virgo, quot sidera caelo (“Thou hast as many virtues, O...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 393–417.
Published: 01 May 2013
... by the ancient Greeks. With the addition of the Parker / Recasting England  397 word “Tania” to denote the region or country, the compound “Britania” or “Britons-­land” became the Latin “Britannia,” first used by Lucretius and Caesar. With this etymological...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 549–577.
Published: 01 September 2007
... The subject may rebel against his lord Or judge of him that sits in Caesar’s seat, With grudging mind to damn those he mislikes. (V.i.42  –  49) Actions follow words. Excoriated for rebellion, the people are reported to have divided. Some repent and turn in their leaders; some flee...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 233–262.
Published: 01 May 2016
... been clear cut, which is symbolically appropriate to the intervening catastrophe, Julius Caesar’s destruction of Britain. Perceforest’s and Gallafur’s dream visions offer an occasion to read medieval nature descriptions both for themselves and as “meaning some- thing else.” In symbolic...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 413–430.
Published: 01 May 2018
.... Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, pp. [Latin text with facing- page English translation.] Bolton, Edmund. Averrunci, or The Skowrers: Ponderous and new consider- ations upon the rst six books of the “Annals” of Cornelius Tacitus concerning Tiberius Caesar (Genoa, Biblioteca Durazzo, MS...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (2): 387–402.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of Terence's Comedies (800–1200) . Library of the Written Word: The Manuscript World, vol. 97. Leiden: Brill, 2021. xiv, 228 pp., illus. throughout. $142.00. Mortimer, Nigel. Medieval and Early Modern Portrayals of Julius Caesar: The Transmission of an Idea . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020. xvii...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2002) 32 (2): 343–374.
Published: 01 May 2002
... of Erymanthus Or the green woods of Cragus. . . . . . . . . . . . He [Apollo] shall drive off bitter war and miserable famine And plague from the Romans and the leader Caesar, And send them to the Persians and Britons, Moved by your prayer.25 The lyric...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 January 2009
... hostis,   Sed Deus Anglorum provida spes voluit. Gallia terra ferax, et inhospita Scotia nollet,   Caesar, et Italia, et Flandria tota volet. Octo maritati mitrati in Daemone nollent,   Quinque catheuati pro pietate volent. Nollet Joannes Dudli Northumbrius...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 579–594.
Published: 01 September 2007
... scene. It stands behind the narrative of Hamlet’s play itself. What is this story but a succession of lupine, Lerer / Aesop and Aesthetic Imagination  585 vulpine characters coming upon tragic masks? Polonius recalls his student performance as Julius Caesar...