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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 523–542.
Published: 01 September 2015
... University Press 2015 early English books sewing and stitching craft textuality manual alterations • Needles and Pens: Sewing in Early English Books Jeffrey Todd Knight...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 543–556.
Published: 01 September 2015
... judgments, as they focus attention on the materiality of meaning, offering an unexpected perspective on the way books are consumed, defined, and catalogued. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 early modern books Passion cycle engravings Marten de Vos manual alterations cutting and pasting with...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 623–653.
Published: 01 September 2013
... marketing scheme — pitched themselves first as how-to manuals and then as “why-to” guides that turned the enjoyment of hot beverages into a performance of sociability. Those published in France accomplished these tasks by inaugurating a new trend: they grouped coffee, chocolate, and tea together in a single...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 79–104.
Published: 01 January 2018
... body and the processes of reproduction were contested. A close examination of the use of anatomy, both rhetorical and real, in the Fabrica , in male-authored midwifery manuals, and in the formal regulation of midwifery in seventeenth-century Italy reveals the ways in which authority and anatomy were...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 255–277.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Steven Bruso This essay examines representations of knightly physicality in two fifteenth-century English texts: the Middle English Secreta Secretorum and Knyghthode and Bataile . These neglected texts are examples of mirrors for princes and Vegetian military manuals, respectively, and both of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2014) 44 (1): 45–68.
Published: 01 January 2014
... altered by the dissolution: prayer, otium , and withdrawal. As Tudor society sought to reshape or relocate these elements, writers including Edmund Spenser and William Shakespeare explored and appropriated them, crafting within their literary texts a place for the monastic impulse. Writers of the period...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 7–52.
Published: 01 January 2015
... meaning from what shone through from beneath, even as it altered details in small but critical ways. Comforting was frequently adapted, moderated, and suspended. It was not simply a spiritual supplement to the main event; rather, it was the dimension of the theater of execution that took...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (2): 279–304.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., so to speak, in order to test the nature of these bodies. They conduct manual experiments, or what the plays sometimes call “assayes,” in order to acquire new knowledge to which these bodies bear witness. These two digital witnesses to the two central mysteries of Chris- tian doctrine...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 589–610.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Collection range in date from the thirteenth through twentieth centuries. The records for each of the thirty- five incunabula and more than 2,800 texts published before 1800 can be searched online, and also manually with a chronological card file that was wisely preserved when the catalogue went...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 167–188.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., is to bring readers into his own sick body. Donne was among those diagnosed with the disease, and his illness provides this Protestant devotional manual with both its form and occa- sion: to exemplify how physical illness reveals God’s grace, Donne presents twenty-­three chapters, or...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (3): 539–566.
Published: 01 September 2012
... “ecstatic time” is “fragile, evanescent, wordless.”6 Expressiveness for Teresa and her nuns mainly follows speechlessness. Although the ecstatic instant itself has no past or future, its consequences alter both. The contemplative self is reconfigured retrospectively and in part through utterance...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 125–151.
Published: 01 January 2018
... work is a learned one in which he explains how surgery is both scientia (theoretical knowledge) and practica (manual work or art); and it includes chapters on tumors, wounds, ulcers, fractures, and dislocations, and Jacob Hollerio’s chapter on drugs. For this work on surgery, Valgrisi...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 473–485.
Published: 01 September 2013
... considering artisans’ dynamic participation in the realms of literate, legal, and devotional culture. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (3): 497–526.
Published: 01 September 2010
... plow, capture the actions involved in doing a work: one must put on armor, as in the letter to the Ephesians, and one must plow with a plow.29 In altering a metaphor that was fundamental to the way in which salvation was imagined and described, the Reformers also changed the value of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (3): 493–510.
Published: 01 September 2007
... scholarly trappings of Latin — is thus trans- formed into an anticipatory how-to manual for empire.8 Nebrija’s Roman imperium, or sovereignty, becomes instead an overseas empire that, at the time, lay almost entirely in the future.9 For, as Bernard Vincent has noted, Nebrija cannot be referring...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 41–62.
Published: 01 January 2000
...—despite the confusion about her mannish body and behavior—but at the same time the record reveals considerable linguistic wavering. A consistent narrative of past events was forged with dif- ficulty. Repeatedly, the scribe alters the present-tense wording (the level of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (3): 659–670.
Published: 01 September 2020
... court of Tsar Aleksei Mikhailovich, Jan Hennings and Edward Holberton explore not only the contestations of pro- tocol, but exaggerations of those conflicts in a later account of the embassy designed to meet an altered diplomatic situation. Like Sokolov, Hennings and Holberton stress the diplomatic...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 443–456.
Published: 01 September 2015
... special issue draws attention to the range of media in which early modern texts were “written.” © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Renaissance books composition and techniques...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2020) 50 (2): 199–231.
Published: 01 May 2020
... role in moral agency. One such writer, John of Fruttuaria (d. 1049?) better known as Iohannes Homo Dei, an Ital- ian Benedictine monk and theologian adopted both Gregory s ideas on monastic virtues and Ambrose s thinking on shame in a short manual he wrote as moral guidance for novices and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2012) 42 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., but there is no indication that any essential lessons from their daytime reading and instruc- tion will be dramatically altered. Milton instead, here and on the next page as he moves seamlessly from the study of the Bible to the reading of classical heroic poetry, drama, and history, implies...