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Dionysius. Volume 7, December, 1983.

By: DIONYSIUS DOULL, James A. CROUSE, Robert D. HOUSE, Dennis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Department of Classics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1983,:

Seller ID: 87481


(DIONYSIUS). (DOULL, James A.). Dionysius. Volume VII, December, 1983. (Halifax, N.S.: Department of Classics, Dalhousie University, 1983). Pp [1]-183,(1). 8vo, tan card covers, printed in brown. Contents : Plato’s Parmenidesand its Influence (by Hans-Georg Gadamer, pp 3-16); Tragic Piety in Plato’ s Euthyphro (by Rory B. Egan, pp 17-32); Igal’s Translation of Plotinus (byAl Wolters, pp 33-41); St Augustine’s Account of the Relation of Platonism to Christianity in the De Civitate Dei (by Dennis House, pp 43-58); Law an d Subjective Freedom in The Merchant of Venice (by Paul Epstein, pp... View more info

Dionysius. Volume 8, December, 1984.

By: DIONYSIUS DOULL, James A. BOURBEAU, Marguerite BOS, A.P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Department of Classics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1984,:

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(DIONYSIUS). (DOULL, James A.). Dionysius. Volume VIII, December, 1984. (Halifax, N.S.: Department of Classics, Dalhousie University, 1984). Pp [1]-154,(6). 8vo, tan card covers, printed in brown. Contents : Melissus of Samosand Plato on the Generation of the World (by Luca Obertello, pp 3-18); Ari stotle’s Eudemus and Protrepticus: Are They Really Two Different Works? (byA.P. Bos, pp 19-51); The Christian Origin of Contemporary Institutions Par t II: The History of Christian Institutions (by James A. Doull, pp 53-103);La “doppia danza” du Paradis: Chants X-XIV du Paradiso de Dante (by M... View more info

Dionysius. Volume 9, December, 1985.

By: DIONYSIUS DOULL, James A. HANKEY, Wayne EPSTEIN, Paul D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Department of Classics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1985,:

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(DIONYSIUS). (DOULL, James A.). Dionysius. Volume IX, December, 1985. (Halifax, N.S.: Department of Classics, Dalhousie University, 1985). Pp [1]-171,(5). 8vo, tan card covers, printed in brown. Contents : Hegel’s Critique ofHellenic Virtue (by James Doull, pp 3-17); Dionysus’ Journey of Self-Disco very in The Frogs of Aristophanes (by Paul Epstein, pp 19-36); Body’s Approach to Soul: An Examination of a Recurrent Theme in the Enneads (by Kevin Corrigan, pp 37-52); Matter and Time in Plotinus (by John Simons, pp 53-74);Saying and Having in Plotinus (by Frederic M. Schroeder, pp 75-84); M... View more info

Disability in Antiquity. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: HAJ, Fareed.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philosophical Library, New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 108793


HAJ, Fareed. Disability in Antiquity. New York: Philosophical Library, (1970). First Printing. Pp. (8),9-188,(4). 8vo, yellow cloth, black decoration to front board, black lettering to spine. "This book studies the major medical and social causes of disability in the Near East during the Middle Ages. It also contains a great deal of information about disability in antiquity, and in medieval Europe. The author discusses in detail the disabling effect of communicable diseases such as trachoma, leprosy, small pox, tuberculosis and poliomyelitis. This study also dwells on inrjuies through war ... View more info

Essential Articles for the study of Old English Poetry. in dustjacket

By: BESSINGER, Jess B., Jr., ed. KAHRL, Stanley J., ed. LEWIS, C.S.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Archon Books, Hamden, CT, 1968,:

Seller ID: 108222


BESSINGER, Jess B., Jr., and Stanley J. Kahrl, (eds.). Essential Articles for the study of Old English Poetry. Hamden, CT : Archon Books, 1968. Pp (4),v-x,(2),3-570,(4). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : I.General Critical Approaches : The Lost Literature of Medieval England (by R. W. Chambers, p. 3-26); Widsith and the Critic (by Kemp Malone, p 27-45);Anglo-Saxon Literature: 'Attic' or 'Asiatic'?: Old English Poetry and Its Latin Background (by René Derolez, 46-62); Patristics and Old English Literature: Notes on Some Poems (by Morton W. Bloomfield, p. 63-73); Dialect Orig... View more info

Ethnic Ideals of the British Isles. signed

By: RUMMONS, Constance

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska, 1920,:

Seller ID: 52958


RUMMONS, Constance. Ethnic Ideals of the British Isles. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska, 1920. Pp. 76. 8vo, grey printed card covers. University of Nebraska: Studies in Language, Literature, and Criticism Number 3. Top edge bumped, slight splaying to the lower corner, else vg. Author's signature to the front. 40.00 View more info

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Etienne Gilson Anniversary Studies

By: Various) Mediaeval Studies Volume XX AQUINAS

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1958,:

Seller ID: 48381


(Various). Etienne Gilson Anniversary Studies. Mediaeval Studies Volume XX. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1958. Pp. 315. Large 8vo, brown printed card covers. Contents: J. Owens' The Accidental and Essential Character of Being in The Doctrine of St. Thomas Aquinas; Nicholas M. Haring's A Study in the Sacramentology of Alger; J. Ambrose Raftis' Rent and Capital at St. Ives; Lawrence K. Shook's Old English Riddle 28 - Testudo (Tortoise-Lyre); Armand Maurer's Ockham's Conception of the Unity of Science; V. L. Kennedy's The Calendar of the Early Thirteenth Century Curial Miss... View more info

Exploited Seas : New Directions for Marine Environmental History. First Edition

By: HOLM, Poul, Tim D. SMITH, and David J. STARKEY, (eds.) MYERS, Ransom A. CADIGAN, Sean T. HUTCHINGS, Jeffrey A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: International Maritime Economic History Association, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 2002, ISBN:0973007311:

Seller ID: 97818


HOLM, Poul, Tim D. SMITH, and David J. STARKEY, (eds.). Exploited Seas : New Directions for Marine Environmental History. St. John’s, Newfoundland : International Maritime Economic History Association / Census of Marine Life,(2002). First Edition. [The title-page has "2001" and the copyright date i s 2001, but printer has "2002" on last page.] Printed by AGMV Marquis Printer Inc., Quebec. Pp (4),v-xix,(1),1-216,(4). 8vo, grey cardcovers with Pieter Breughel the Elder illustration, dark blue lettering. No. 21 in the Research in Maritime History series. Contents: Introduction b... View more info

Form and Universal in Aristotle

By: LLOYD, A.C. ARCA Classical and Medieval Texts, Papers and Monographs, 4 ARISTOTLE)

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Publisher: Francis Cairns, Liverpool, 1981, ISBN:0905205057:

Seller ID: 99027


LLOYD, A.C. Form and Universal in Aristotle. (Liverpool): Francis Cairns, (1981). Pp. (5),vi,1-89,(1). 8vo, printed green card covers. ARCA Classical and Medieval Texts, Papers and Monographs, number 4. Contents: 1. An Alternative to the Conventional Picture; 2. The Direct Evidence: i. Excursus on thought: the concept of 'thinking X', ii. Implications for God's thinking, iii. A problem about the intellect in habitu, iv. Return to the main thesis;3. The Indirect Evidence: i. Excursus on matter, ii. How a substance is a particular form, iii. The status of accidental forms, iv. A philosophical as... View more info

Framing the Early Middle Ages : Europe and the Mediterranean, 400-800. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WICKHAM, Chris

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2005,:

Seller ID: 113135


WICKHAM, Chris. Framing the Early Middle Ages : Europe and the Mediterranean, 400-800. (Oxford) : Oxford University Press, 2005. First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xxviii,[1]-990,(6). Index. Thick 8vo, blue-black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Very good (as new) in dustjacket. 150.00 "The Roman empire tends to be seen as a whole. By contrast, the early middle ages tends to be seen as a collection of regional histories, roughly corresponding to modern nation states. As a result, early medieval history is much more fragmented. There have been few convincing syntheses of socio-economic change in th... View more info

Franciplegius : Medieval and Linguistic Studies in Honor of Francis Peabody Magoun, Jr.. in dustjacket

By: BESSINGER, Jess B., Jr CREED, Robert P., ed. MAGOUN, Francis Peabody Jr.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York University Press, 1965,: 1965

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BESSINGER, Jess B., Jr. and Robert P. CREED, (eds.). Franciplegius : Medieval and Linguistic Studies in Honor of Francis Peabody Magoun, Jr. (New York) : New York University Press, 1965. Pp 314, frontispiece. 8vo, grey cloth. Francis Peabody Magoun, Jr. MC (b. January 6, 1895, New York – d. June 5, 1979, Cambridge, Massachusetts). Dedicatory poem: A translation of Aleuin's "Debate of Spring with Winter," by W. Alfred.-- Remarks on the origin of speech, by B. Collinder.-- Scandinavian runes in continental manuscripts, by R. Derolez.-- Some earli... View more info

From Arabye to Engelond : Medieval Studies in Honour of Mahmoud Manzalaoui on his 75th Birthday. pbk.

By: CANITZ, A.E. Christa and Gernot R. WIELAND, edited by WIELAND, Gernot R. MANZALAOUI, Mahmoud) Actexpress series)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Ottawa Press, Ottawa, 1999, ISBN:0776605178:

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CANITZ, A.E. Christa and Gernot R. WIELAND, edited by. From Arabye to Engelond : Medieval Studies in Honour of Mahmoud Manzalaoui on his 75th Birthday. Edited by A.E. Christa Canitz and Gernot R. Wieland. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, (1999). Pp. [i]-viii,[1]-307,(5). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Contents: 1. Hanna E. Kassis's "Images of Europe and Europeans in Some Medieval Arabic Sources", 2. C.J.G. Turner's "The First Patriarchateof Gennadios II Scholarios as Reflected in a Pastoral Letter", 3. Derek C. Carr's "Arabic and Hebrew auctoritates in the Works of E... View more info

From the Baltic to the Black Sea : Studies in Medieval Archaeology. First Edition.

By: AUSTIN, David, (ed.) ALCOCK, Leslie, (ed.)

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Publisher: Unwin Hyman, 1990, ISBN:0044451199:

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AUSTIN, David and Leslie ALCOCK, (eds.). From the Baltic to the Black Sea :Studies in Medieval Archaeology. London, &c : Unwin Hyman, (1990). First E dition. Pp (8),[ix]-xxii,[1]-322,(8). 8vo, illustrated white paper-covered boards. No. 18 in the One World Archaeology series. "From the Baltic to theBlack Sea offers a rare insight into the closed world of medieval Eastern Europe and opens up a neglected archaeological tradition to English-Speaking readers. Foreword: by P.J. Ucko; Preface by David Austin & Leslie Alcock;Introduction by David Austin & Leslie Alcock; Part I. Objectives of Medi... View more info

Gerard of Cremona's Translation of the Commentary of Al-Nayrizi on Book I of Euclid's Elements of Geometry: With an Introductory Account of the Twenty-Two Early Extant Arabic Manuscripts of the Elements

By: LO BELLO, Anthony EUCLID

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Boston, Boston / Leiden, 2003, ISBN:0391041932:

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LO BELLO, Anthony. Gerard of Cremona's Translation of the Commentary of Al-Nayrizi on Book I of Euclid's Elements of Geometry : With an Introductory Account of the Twenty-Two Early Extant Arabic Manuscripts of the Elements. Boston and Leiden : Brill Academic Publishers, Inc., 2003. First Printing. (10),[xi]-xxxiii,(1),[1]-169,(5). Diagrams in text. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering. 'Anthony Lo Bello's Gerard of Cremona's Translation of Book I of the Commentary of al-Nayrizi on Euclid's Elements of Geometry is the first modern translation of Gerard of Cremona's (1114–1187) Latin version of al... View more info

Gerhoch of Reichersberg : Letter to Pope Hadrian about the Novelties of the Day

By: HARING, Nikolaus M. (ed.) Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies : Studies and Texts 24

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Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, 1974,:

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HARING, Nikolaus M. (ed.). Gerhoch of Reichersberg : Letter to Pope Hadrian about the Novelties of the Day. Toronto : Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1974. Pp 125. 8vo, red leatherette. Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies : Studies and Texts 24. Name, else vg-fine. 40.00 View more info

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Graceful Reason : Essays in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy. Presented to Joseph Owens, CSSR, on the Occasion of his Seventy-Fifth Birthday and the Fiftieth Anniversary of his Ordination

By: GERSON, Lloyd P. (ed.) OWENS, Joseph)

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Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1983,:

Seller ID: 50300


GERSON, Lloyd P. (ed.). Graceful Reason : Essays in Ancient and Medieval Philosophy. Presented to Joseph Owens, CSSR, on the Occasion of his Seventy-Fifth Birthday and the Fiftieth Anniversary of his Ordination. (Toronto): Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, (1983). Pp. 447. Port. frontis. 8vo, white and purple printed card covers. Papers in Mediaeval Studies 4. Previous owner's name inked to half-title, front cover lightly rubbed, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Guide to the Middle English Metrical Romances, dealing with English and Germanic Legends, and with the Cycles of Charlamagne and Arthur. in plain dj.

By: BILLINGS, Anna Hunt Yale Studies in English, 9 COOK, Albert S., series ed.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Russell and Russell, New York, 1967,:

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BILLINGS, Anna Hunt. A Guide to the Middle English Metrical Romances, dealing with English and Germanic Legends, and with the Cycles of Charlamagne and Arthur . New York: Russell and Russell, (1967). Pp. (4),[i]-xxiv,[1]-232,(4). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Yale Studies in English,number 9. Series editor: Albert S. Cook. A survey of early Anglo-Saxon leg ends, as well as those from the time of Charlamagne, as well a selection ofArthurian lore are contained in this critical volume, originally published in 1901. Musty, top edge lightly spotted, name stamp, personal acquisition ... View more info

Hand-book of Anglo-Saxon Root-Words

By: Literary Association)

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Publisher: D. Appleton & Company, 1854,:

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(Literary Association). A Hand-book of Anglo-Saxon Root-Words. In Three Parts. First Part: Instructions about Ango-Saxon Root-Words; Second Part: Studies in Anglo-Saxon Root-Words; Third Part: The Beginnings of the Root-Word.NY: D. Appleton & Company, 1854. Pp. 159, [8]. Small 8vo, black cloth with black calf spine, gilt lettering. Front hinge cracked, spine ends worn, co rners bumped, boards scuffed, some light foxing throughout, pencilling to rear eps, previous owner's name pencilled to ffep, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Heliand : Text and Commentary. Medieval European Studies II

By: CATHEY, James E., (ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: West Virginia University Press, Morgantown, 2002, ISBN:0937058645:

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CATHEY, James E., (ed.). Heliand : Text and Commentary. Medieval European Studies II. Morgantown : West Virginia University Press, 2002. Second Printing. Pp (4),v-xi,(1),1-360,(4). 8vo, blue-grey cardcovers. The present work was written partly in order to present the Heliand to English speakers who may lack knowledge of German, a language in which the overwheiming body of scholarship on Old Saxon is written, and partly to provide a version of theHeliand in the original language , with apparatus in English. The standard edition by Otto Behaghel, now periodically reprinted in the series Altdeut ... View more info

Hinduism : New Essays in the History of Religions. Reprint

By: SMITH, Bardwell L. (ed.) Studies in the History of Religions (Supplements to Numen) 33

Price: $30.00

Publisher: E. J. Brill, Leiden, 1982, ISBN:9004067884:

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SMITH, Bardwell L., (ed.). Hinduism : New Essays in the History of Religions. Leiden : E. J. Brill, 1983. Phootomechanical Reprint (First published 1976). Pp (8),1-231,(1),+ 3 pp plates. Map. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Studies in the History of Religions (Supplements to Numen) XXXIII. Contents : Transcription of Indian Words. Introduction (by Bardwell L. Smith). Religious Experience and Its Institutionalization : Caitanya's ectasies and the theology of the name (by Norvin J. Hein);Caitanya's followers and the Bhagavadgita : a case study in Bhakti and the ... View more info