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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 519–542.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Rayna Kalas © by Duke University Press 2002 The Technology of Reflection: Renaissance Mirrors of Steel and Glass Rayna Kalas...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 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 (1 September 2013) 43 (3): 623–653.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Christine A. Jones An artisanal practice with no domestic precedent in the seventeenth century, hot beverages had a dubious charm for Europeans. Unlike mirror-making and ceramics, the craft of the “coffee-man” resulted in something new that was edible and that proved physiologically surprising...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2015) 45 (2): 219–243.
Published: 01 May 2015
... “superstition” and thus to extend scientific knowledge into the early Middle Ages, long before the much-lauded achievements of the “Renaissance” and “Enlightenment.” From this vantage point, Anglo-Saxon ways of perceiving and knowing do not mirror or anticipate modern mental habits that split science and poetry...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2002) 32 (3): 427–431.
Published: 01 September 2002
... manipulated by Renaissance people, which they made and which therefore not only made up their physical environment but which constrained and contextualized their own sense of bodily existence. Miniature manuscript books by a woman, new-fangled glass mirrors, imported silk, printed sheets pasted on particu...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2010) 40 (2): 299–323.
Published: 01 May 2010
... collected in Ursula Lamb, Comographers and Pilots of the Spanish Maritime Empire (London: Variorum, 1995). Recent research includes Alison Sandman, “Mirroring the World: Sea Charts, Navigation, and Territorial Claims in Sixteenth-Century Spain,” in Merchants and Marvels: Commerce, Science...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2005) 35 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 January 2005
... government during the s and s. As soon as the pressure was lifted with Henry’s death, there was an outpouring of works, for example Robert Crowley’s The Confutation of the mishapen Answerr, Miles Hogarde’s A newe ABC, William Baldwin’s Beware the Catt, and The Mirror for Magistrates, all 92...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2018) 48 (1): 183–197.
Published: 01 January 2018
.... [Presents the largest collection of classical tales ever assembled, including nearly four hundred mythological stories, heroic legends, fairy tales, fables, ghost stories, urban legends, and jokes.] Higden, Ranulph. Speculum Curatorum: A Mirror for Curates, Book II: The Capital Sins. Edited and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2005) 35 (1): 111–120.
Published: 01 January 2005
... of the Altars, in proposing one hundred fi fty years of stasis followed by twenty years of moving history The editors, too, refer to Pearsall’s estimation of the book as “almost a secular- ized mirror image of Eamon Duff y’s book” Despite my admiration for aspects of Duff y’s book, I...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2003
... appearing in Gregory’s prior dream, the other in his subsequent waking vision. In the dream, as he writes it, “I seemed to be carrying the relics of martyrs in my hand and a light seemed to come from them, as happens when the sun is reected on a bright mirror so that the eye is dazzled by the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2001) 31 (1): 165–174.
Published: 01 January 2001
... expressing itself through a con- temporary attraction for unintelligibility. Unintelligibility either mirrors the chaos of reality, and presumably justifies itself as being “true” to reality. (Having been accused of having a fetish for clarity, I confess that I find this...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2012) 42 (3): 699–724.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Beloved] (1485), and the Refec- torium salutis [The Refectory of Health] (1487);18 a treatise on the discerning of spirits, Experimentum veritatis [The Testing of the Truth];19 Latin transla- tions of The Cloud of Unknowing and Marguerite Porete’s Mirror of Simple Souls (1491);20 a brief “letter” in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2003) 33 (3): 437–451.
Published: 01 September 2003
... landscape painting, the created landscape “is ide- ological in that it presents an illusionary account of the real landscape while alluding to the actual conditions existing in it. Hence although it neither reects nor directly mirrors reality, [it] does not altogether dispense with it.”15 So, too...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2012) 42 (3): 519–537.
Published: 01 September 2012
... perfeccyon” remains unidentified, but the last work, called by Peryn “Certaine steppes or stayres general to know how much thou doest profite and grow in the loue of god,” is a partial translation of Hendrik Herp’s Een Spieghel der volcomenheit (A Mirror of Perfection). Herp was at first rector of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2016) 46 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and disorder of Donne’s text has a specific purpose and mirrors Augustine’s approach in the Confessions. The role of readers, interpreters, and communities is key in many of the essays in this issue. Singer illuminates social aspects of the meta- phorical use of hospital space in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2004) 34 (1): 41–64.
Published: 01 January 2004
... saint and her life was cele- brated by numerous early medieval authors, but also because newly discov- ered relics were given to a bishop close to Otto’s brother Brun, Balderich of Utrecht.27 Agnes’s virginity mirrors that of Mary, the first story of the leg- end cycle. The theme of her martyrdom is...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 September 2017) 47 (3): 461–486.
Published: 01 September 2017
... translation between the Gospels of Luke and John.26 Another codex, Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Holkham misc. 40, is better known for what accompanies the Gospels: a Middle English copy of Robert de Gretham’s sermon series, The Mirror.27 Fully half of the surviving manuscripts contain even more...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2011) 41 (2): 369–391.
Published: 01 May 2011
... his opening verses as another version of Hoccleve’s autum- nal narrator, alone with himself before the mirror.10 But it is also in this basic image, of a man alone, regarding himself, that Skelton will find the seed of a new idiom. Before he strikes out wholly into that new idiom...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 January 2016) 46 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 January 2016
... — a form that effects a stretch- ing out and a cutting back. Richard Rolle advised his readers to practice spiritual circumcision. And in his Mirror of the Blessed Life of Jesus Christ Nicholas Love, discussing Christ’s circumcision, says that Christians must “circumcise” their speech...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (1 May 2000) 30 (2): 401–427.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Mirror: A Sachsenspiegel of the Fourteenth Century. The Middle Ages Series. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. xi, 263 pp.; 2 maps, 5 plates. $55.00. Fletcher, John, and Philip Massinger. The Custom of the Country. Edited by Nick de Somogyi. Globe Quartos. New York: Theatre Arts...