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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 523–542.
Published: 01 September 2015
... history to encompass material practices that persisted across the medieval-early modern divide, we find in English book culture a deeper tradition of “craft” textualities than modern catalogs and bibliographic protocols permit us to see. This essay traces the spread of needlework in books from basic...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Sarah Beckwith; James Simpson The deepest periodic division in English literary history is between the “medieval” and the “early modern,” not least because the cultural investments in maintaining that division are exceptionally powerful. Narratives of national and religious identity and freedom...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 335–367.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Jay Zysk Situating Marlowe’s Doctor Faustus within the contexts of liturgical history and sacramental theology, this essay argues that the Eucharist provided an influential aesthetic resource for English dramatists in the wake of the Reformation. Drawing on Eucharistic theology, liturgical books...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (2): 419–443.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Laura Williamson Ambrose This article focuses on almanac travel diaries, exploring both how and why seventeenth-century English readers used books of time as books of space. It seeks to broaden studies in early modern travel writing by examining the unique, nonnarrative marginalia that typify...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 505–521.
Published: 01 September 2015
...  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 45.3 / 2015 26 Epstein, British Embroidery, 40, figs. 42 – 44; Arthur, Embroidery, 25 – 66, plate 8. For examples of sweet bags worked by amateurs, see Morrall and Watt, English Embroi- dery, 189 – 91, figs. 40 – 43. 27 As Lisa Klein has...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Rethinking the Carmina Burana (I): The Medieval Context and Modern Reception of the Codex Buranus  245 – 286 Knight, Jeffrey Todd Needles and Pens: Sewing in Early English Books  523 – 542 Mann, Jenny C. Pygmalion’s Wax: “Fruitful Knowledge” in Bacon and Montaigne  367 – 393 Martin, John Jeffries...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (1): 161–180.
Published: 01 January 2020
... two extremes of scale: the vastness of aggregation made possible by large- scale text digitization (exemplified early on by text corpora such as the Thesaurus Linguae Graecae and the Middle English Dictionary, and later by Early English Books Online), and the minute scrutiny made possible...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 415–435.
Published: 01 September 2017
... English Bible, the early modern English Bible is often seen as an evolving project, a series of drafts toward “the most important book in English reli- gion and culture, the King James Bible,” the translation of 1611 that fixed the biblical text and paratext in the vernacular for centuries.4 Yet...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (2): 185–210.
Published: 01 May 2000
...—a phenomenon I discuss further below—it is worth noting that the latter part of the “Golden Age” saw the growth of a “new taste for all early English books, the obscurer and rarer the better.”37 Bernard Quaritch Sr. had anticipated such a demand as early as 1890, when he sent his son, Bernard Alfred...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 37–63.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of Hours, among the books that English people were, at the beginning of the century, most likely to own.72 Many early printed Books of Hours also, perhaps not incidentally, preserve prayers to Henry VI: they were a key textual medium for remembering the king and calling on his continuing presence...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (3): 545–560.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of the 1560 Geneva Bible and the 1602 Geneva-­Tomson-­Junius New Testament as well as facsimiles in Early English Books Online of the Bishops’ Bible and the King James Bible. 6 Hugh Broughton, An Epistle to the Learned Nobility of England Touching translating the Bible from the original...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 457–485.
Published: 01 September 2015
... or laid in. 20 In the digital reproduction of the microfilm of the Huntington copy on Early English Books Online, at httpeebo.chadwyck.com/home, it is impossible to tell that there 484  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 45.3 / 2015 is a slip insertion at all...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 519–537.
Published: 01 September 2012
... (London, 1557). The Huntington Library copy has Erler / Effects of Exile  531 what appears to be William Peryn’s signature on the title page (see Early English Books Online, s.v. STC, 2nd ed., 19784). A manuscript copy of the book survives...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2022) 52 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2022
...” [as it were, a kind of protasis, epitasis, and a catastrophe, as they are diligently described]. 3 Thomas Elyot, The Dictionary of syr Thomas Eliot knight (London, 1538), fol. C4v, s.v. catastrophe , available at Early English Books Online (hereafter EEBO ), STC (2nd ed.) 7659...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (2): 249–268.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of the English Church was entirely different.27 The same is true of her citations of Spenser, Donne, and Coke. My book was about that fascinating, fluid, preinstitutionalized, preconfes- sionalized stage of post-­Reformation culture, up to the death of Henry VIII. 254  Journal of Medieval and Early...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 305–326.
Published: 01 May 2017
... available to English readers. Elyot’s dictionary brings together in revealing ways two concerns that were at the forefront of intellec- tual, religious, and political developments throughout the sixteenth century, 306  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 47.2 / 2017 and which were closely...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 359–390.
Published: 01 May 2017
... they are ele- ments of a larger set of learned scholarly practices rather than panaceas in their own right. Digital resources in the form of a particular research center’s catalogs and image banks, as well as clearinghouse reference sites such as Early English Books Online and the English Short Title...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (2): 387–412.
Published: 01 May 2018
... church 390 Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 48.2 / 2018 Figure . [Richard Duckworth], Tintinnalogia (London, Source: original copy in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery, San Marino, California, via Early English Books Online. services but was also done simply...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2021) 51 (3): 431–451.
Published: 01 September 2021
... in the early years of the English Reformation, St. German's tactical use of the genre in his responses to More specifically sought to establish printed texts as reliable records of public sentiment. The work that initiated the exchange, St. German's A Treatise concernynge the division betwene the spirytualtie...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 153–182.
Published: 01 January 2018
... apart and often literally on opposite ends of today’s university campus, during the sixteenth century the anatomist and the “maker,” as Sir Philip Sidney calls the writer, worked together as producers of knowledge about the body’s composition.1 English physician William Bullein, in the 1558 book...