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Les Sources de l'histoire Maritime en Europe, du Moyen Age au XVIIIe Siècle: Actes du Quatrième Colloque International d'Histoire Maritime tenu à Pa ris du 20 au 23 mai 1959. Hardcover, ex-lib.

By: MOLLAT, Michel BRUGMANS, I.J. KELLENBENZ, H. CARUS-WILSON, E.M.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Centre national de la Recherche scientifique, 1962,:

Seller ID: 28576


MOLLAT, Michel, (ed.). Les Sources de l'histoire Maritime en Europe, du Moyen Age au XVIIIe Siècle Actes du Quatrième Colloque International d'Histoire Maritime tenu à Paris du 20 au 23 mai 1959, présentés par Michel Mollat, avec la collaboration de MM. Paul Adam, Marc Benoist et Marc Perrichet. (Paris) : S.E.V.P.E.N., 1962. Pp (6),[vii]-x,[1]-481,(1). Some illustrations, tables in text. 8vo, brown library binding, with edges tidily trimmed. Essays, discussions and bibliographies resulting from international symposia onEuropean Maritime History held in Paris in the 1959. The material is g... View more info

Life on the English Manor

By: BENNETT, H. S. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1937,:

Seller ID: 60587


BENNETT, H. S. Life on the English Manor : A Study of Peasant Conditions, 1150-1400. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1937. First UK Printing. Pp. 364. 8vo, maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought series. The day-to-day goings on of manorial life are presented in this volume, from the daily lives of the peasants working the manor's lands, to the administration of the manors by the nobility and clergy. Spine faded with nicked ends, name to front pastedown, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Limits of Friendship : A Disagreement between Saint Bernard and Peter the Venerable on the Role of Charity in Dispensation from the Rule

By: GOODRICH, W. Eugene. BERNARD, Saint

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1981,:

Seller ID: 81446


GOODRICH, W. Eugene. ”The Limits of Friendship : A Disagreement between Saint Bernard and Peter the Venerable on the Role of Charity in Dispensation from the Rule.”Offprint from Cistercian Studies, No. 2, 1981, pp. [81]-97,(1). 8vo, pale green stapled card covers. Dr. Goodrich is Professor of History at Mount Allison University, Sackville, New Brunswick. Very good. Inscribed by the author. 15.00 View more info

Literature and Ethics: Essays Presented to A.E. Malloch.

By: WIHL, Gary and David WILLIAMS, (eds.). BANDOR, Elaine MALLOCH, A.E. BRAYBROOKE, David.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Kingston and Montreal, 1988,:

Seller ID: 39575


WIHL, Gary and David WILLIAMS, (ed.). Literature and Ethics : Essays Presented to A.E. Malloch. Kingston and Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, (1988). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xv,(3),[3]-151,(1). 8vo, purple cloth. "Part I examines literary conventions as forms of ethical indecision in studies of Empson, Hamlet, and Elizabethan portraiture. Part II. defines the"ethics of the unsaid" as an act of resistance and judgment in the work of Austen, Irigaray, and Chaucer. Part III considers discursive "networks," f ormally in Boethius, technologically in Joyce, and acad... View more info

Lydgate's Reson and Sensuallyte

By: LYDGATE.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Early English Text Society by the Oxford University Press EETS, London , 1965,:

Seller ID: 79832


LYDGATE. Lydgate's Reson and Sensuallyte. Edited from Bodleian MS. Fairfax 16 and British Museum Additional Manuscript MS. 29729 by Ernst Sieper. Volume I : The Manuscripts, Text, Glossary. Volume II : Studies and Notes. London : Published for The Early English Text Society by the Oxford University Press, (1965). Pp [i]-xx,[1]-203,(1): [i]-ix,(1),1-132,(8, publisher's catalogue dated March 1965). Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt to front board and spine. Early English Text Society, Extra Series No. 84 and 89 (First published 1901 and 1903, reprinted 1965). Musty, else very good. The 2 volume se... View more info

Mediaeval Studies in Honor of Urban Tigner Holmes, Jr. First Edition.

By: MAHONEY, John and John Esten KELLER, eds. University of North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages, 56.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1965,:

Seller ID: 114894


MAHONEY, John and John Esten KELLER, (eds.). Mediaeval Studies in Honor of Urban Tigner Holmes, Jr. Edited by John Mahoney and John Esten Keller. Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, (1965). First Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-219,(1), portrait frontispiece, + 1 plate leaf. 8vo, navy blue cloth with silver lettering to front board and spine. University of North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and Literature, number 56. A festschrift in honour of Urban Tigner Holmes, Jr., b. July 13, 1900, Washington, D.C.; d. May 12, 1972, medieval literary historian, and graduate of Pennsyl... View more info

Medieval Merchant Venturers : Collected Studies. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CARUS-WILSON, E. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co Ltd, London, 1954,:

Seller ID: 113320


CARUS-WILSON, E. M. Medieval Merchant Venturers : Collected Studies. London: Methuen & Co Ltd, (1954). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xxxii,1-314,(2), front ispiece + folding chart. Maps. Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edge dyed green. "This volume brings together essays published over a number of years on English trade and industry in the later Middle Ages. Each is the result of original research in contemporary records, and several have caused previosly accepted ideas about this subject to be considerably modified. The collection includes the first survey of the trade of ... View more info

Medieval Russian Culture. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BIRNBAUM, Henrik, and Michael S. FLIER (eds.). FLIER, Michael S. California Slavic Studies, Vol. 12.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley / Los Angeles / London, 1984, ISBN:0520049381:

Seller ID: 114360


BIRNBAUM, Henrik, and Michael S. FLIER, (eds.). Medieval Russian Culture. Berkeley / Los Angeles / London : University of California Press, (1984). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-x,(4),[3]-395,(1). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Vol. 12 in the California Slavic Studies seriies. Very good in nicked dustjacket. 50.00 "The fourteen essays in thisvolume assemble some of the most significant current research on medieval Russian culture by leading specialists in the Soviet Union and Eastern and Western Europe as well as the United States. The range of topics is wide... View more info

Medieval Slavdom and the Rise of Russia. Reprint

By: NOWAK, Frank Berkshire Studies in European History

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cooper Square Publishers, Inc., New York, 1970,:

Seller ID: 113788


NOWAK, Frank. Medieval Slavdom and the Rise of Russia. New York : Cooper Square Publishers, Inc., 1970. Reprint. Pp (4),v-xii,(2),3-132. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt letering to spine. In The Berkshire Studies in European History series. Contents : I. Medieval Slavdom : - Slav Institutions; - The Western Slavs; - The Rise of Bohemia; - German Influence on Bohemia; - The Rise of Poland; - German Influence in Poland; - Menace of German Military Orders; - Poland and Lithuania Unite (1386) Against Their Common Enemies, andLadislas Jagellon Is Crowned King of Poland; - The Southern Slavs; - The R ... View more info

Mélanges offerts à Étienne Gilson de l'Académie Française

By: GILSON, Etienne

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies / Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin, Toronto / Paris , 1959,:

Seller ID: 89021


(GILSON, Étienne). Mélanges offerts à Étienne Gilson de l'Académie Française. Toronto : Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies / Paris : Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin, 1959. Pp [1]-704, frontis portrait. 8vo, printed cream card covers. A festschrift in honour of Professor Gilson's seventy-fifth anniversary. Étienne Gilson (1884-1978) was a French Thomistic philosopher and historian of philosophy. In 1946 he attained the distinction of being elected an "Immortal" (member) of the French Academy. Some articles in English, but most in French. Rubbed, else very good. 65.00 View more info

Models in Archaeology.

By: CLARKE, David L. (ed.).

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co, London, 1972,:

Seller ID: 93063


CLARKE, David L. (ed.). Models in Archaeology. London : Methuen & Co Ltd, (1972). Pp [i]-xxiv,1-1055,(1),+ 4 pp plates. Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo,green cloth, gilt lettering to red panel to spine, top edge dyed red. Cont ents : 1. Models and paradigms in contemporary archaeology (by D.L. Clarke). 2. The methodological debate in contemporary archaeology: a model (by J.N. Hill). 3. Contemporary model building: paradigms and the current state ofPalaeolithic research (by L.R. Binford). 4. Early phases of human behaviou r: models in Lower Palaeolithic archaeology (by G. LL. Isaac). 5. Research ... View more info

Moorish Culture in Spain. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: BURCKHARDT, Titus.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, 1972, ISBN:007008923X:

Seller ID: 100593


BURCKHARDT, Titus. Moorish Culture in Spain. New York : McGraw-Hill Book Company, (1972). First Printing. Pp (6),7-219,(1),(8) + colour frontispiece. Other plates included in the pagination. Large 8vo, brown cloth, white lettering to spine. “This is a unique study of the spirit and radiance of the eight hundred years of Muslim dominance of Southern Spain, from the time of the invasion of the Iberian peninsula in 711 until the Renaissance. It examines the manner of life and the achievements in architecture, poetry, philosophy, religion, and music that developed in Andalusia, the center of the... View more info

Music in the Age of Chaucer. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WILKINS, Nigel Chaucer Studies 1

Price: $40.00

Publisher: D. S. Brewer / Rowman & Littlefield, Cambridge, UK / Totowa, N.J., 1979, ISBN:0859910520:

Seller ID: 110749


WILKINS, Nigel. Music in the Age of Chaucer. (Cambridge, UK) : D. S. Brewer/ (Tutowa, NJ) : Rowman & Littlefield, (1979). First Edition. Pp (10),[xi] -xiv,[1]-174. Illustrated. Musical notation. Index. Large 8vo, brown cloth,silver lettering to spine. Chaucer Studies I. "Although Chaucer himself wa s nevei described as a musician, he has left us a number of poems based on French models which belong to a well-established musical tradition, and there are also many references to musical activities in his larger works. Thisis the starting point for Dr Wilkins' book, which explores both the wid... View more info

Natural Law Modernized. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BRAYBROOKE, David Toronto Studies in Philosophy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 2001, ISBN:0802035434:

Seller ID: 97565


BRAYBROOKE, David. Natural Law Modernized. Toronto / Buffalo / London : University of Toronto Press, (2001). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xiii,(3),[3]-351,(3). 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Toronto Studies in Philosophy. "Hobbes, Locke, Hume, and Rousseau are classic modern philosophers, widely consulted in matters of ethics and political theory. In this provocative study David Braybrooke challenges received scholarly opinion by arguingthat these canonical theorists took St Thomas Aquinas as their point of re ference, reinforcing rather than departing from his natural law theory.... View more info

Observations on the History of Textual Criticism in the Medieval and Renaissance Periods

By: PRETE, Sesto Medieval and Renaissance Studies series, no 2)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. John's University Press, Collegeville, MN, 1969,:

Seller ID: 72241


PRETE, Sesto. Observations on the History of Textual Criticism in the Medieval and Renaissance Periods . Collegeville, MN: St. John's University Press, [1969?]. Pp. [1]-27,(1). 8vo, stapled printed brown card covers. Medievaland Renaissance Studies series, number 2. The text of a lecture delivered at St. John's University on November 3rd, 1969. Minor corner creasing, namestamp, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Old English Scholarship in England from 1566-1800. in dj.

By: ADAMS, Eleanor N. Yale Studies in English, 55

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Archon Books, New Haven, CT, 1970,:

Seller ID: 72345


ADAMS, Eleanor N. Old English Scholarship in England from 1566-1800 . [New Haven, CT]: Archon Books, 1970. Pp. [1]-204,(4). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Yale Studies in English, volume 55. "When Old English was a spoken language there was no scholarship, in the strict sense. How andwhen did the study of the language and literature of Old English begin and what obstacles did it meet in its development? The first old English book was published in 1566 and the first professorship of the language in an English university was established in 1795. This study has considerably wid... View more info

Origins of Peasant Servitude in Medieval Catalonia. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: FREEDMAN, Paul H. Cambridge Iberian and Latin American Studies.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1991, ISBN:0521393272:

Seller ID: 106002


FREEDMAN, Paul H. The Origins of Peasant Servitude in Medieval Catalonia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1991). First Printing. Pp (10).[ix]-xvii,(3),1-263,(3). Maps in text. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine.. In the Cambridge Iberian and Latin American Studies series. "This book describes the history of peasants in Catalonia, the politically dominant andwealthiest part of the medieval Kingdom of Aragon, between the ninth and f ifteenth centuries. It focuses on the period from 1000 to 1300, when free peasants who had held property under favorable frontier conditions were ... View more info

Parisian Questions and Prologue. Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Armand A. Maurer

By: ECKHART, Master MAURER, Armand A.

Price: $25.00

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

Seller ID: 96843


ECKHART, Master. Parisian Questions and Prologue. Translated with an Introduction and Notes by Armand A. Maurer. Toronto : Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1974. First Edition. (6),[7]-123,(1). Small 8vo, cardcovers. Name, light stain to endpapers, and to corner of rear cover, else very good. 25.00 View more info

Petrarch's Songbook: Rerum Vulgarium Fragmenta : A Verse Translation - Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies

By: PETRARCH, Francesco

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, Binghamton, NY, 1996, ISBN:0866981926:

Seller ID: 96481


PETRARCH, Francesco. Petrarch's Songbook: Rerum Vulgarium Fragmenta : A Verse Translation - Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies . Binghamton, New York : Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 1996. Pp xii, 445. Large 8vo, blue cardcovers. Original with English on facing pages. "Petrarch's Canzoniere (more formally known as Rerum vulgarium fragmenta), a body of 366 poems, mostly sonnets by including other forms such as madrigals and canzoni, is a central document in the develoment of the sensibility and the literature of western culture. This work marked the intellectual and cultura... View more info

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Piers Plowman and the New Anti-clericalism. 1st UK in dj.

By: SCASE, Wendy Cambridge Studies in Medieva Literature no 4) LANGLAND, William)

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1989, ISBN:052136017x:

Seller ID: 71269


SCASE, Wendy. "Piers Plowman" and the New Anti-clericalism . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1989). First UK Printing. Pp. [i]-xv,(1),1-249,(7). Pp. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature, no. 4. A critical examination of the clerical attacks found in Langland's fourteenth century "Piers Plowman", and presents a new look at anti-clerical traditions in medieva literature. Contents: 1. Introductin: tradition and the new anticlericalism, 2. The usurpation of priestlypower and the transformation of an antifraternal satire, 3.... View more info