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Platonic Theology. 6 vols.

By: FICINO, Marsilio PLATO ALLEN, Michael J.B., trans. HANKINS, James, ed.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: I Tatti Renaissance Library, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 2006, ISBN:0674003454:

Seller ID: 97445


FICINO, Marsilio. Platonic Theology. In Six Volumes. English Translations by Michael J.B. Allen, with John Warden. Latin Text Edited by James Hankins,with William Bowen. Cambridge, MA: The I Tatti Renaissance Library, Harvar d University Press, (2001-2006). First Printing. I: Pp. (6),vii-xvii,(1),[1]-342,(8); II: (6),[1]-397,(13); III: (8),[1]-362,(14); IV: (8),[1]-371,(3); V: (8),[1]-353,(7); VI: (6),vii,(1),[1]-415,(9). Latin and English text side-by-side. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettered black title block to spine,series block to front. Six volumes of the I Tatti Renaissance Library seri ... View more info

Play of Anti-Christ. pbk.

By: WRIGHT, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, 1967,:

Seller ID: 72461


WRIGHT, John. The Play of Anti-Christ . Translated with an introduction by John Wright. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1967. Pp. [1]-118,(2). Small 8vo, illustrated forest green card covers with white spine. A new critical examination and translation of the anonymous medieval play dealing with the legend of the coming of the Anti-Christ, with essays onthe historical and mythological background of the legend, as well as the a uthor's use of music and the characterization contained therein. Name, light wear to extremities, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Poems of Walter of Wimborne. pbk.

By: RIGG, A.G., ed. WALTER of Wimborne) Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Studies and Texts, no. 42

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, 1978, ISBN:0888440421:

Seller ID: 71990


RIGG, A.G., ed. The Poems of Walter of Wimborne . Edited by A.G. Rigg. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1978. Pp. (12),[1]-349,(3).8vo, printed blue card covers. Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Studies and Texts, no. 42. A collection of the Latin verse of the thirteenth century English poet and writer, including "De Palpone", "De Mundi Vanitate", "De Mundi Sclere", "De Symonia et Avaritia", "Ave Virgo Mater Christi", and "Marie Carmina". Text in Latin, accompanied by English introductory essay. A bit musty, else vg. ... View more info

Political Thought in Medieval Islam : An Introductory Outline.. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ROSENTHAL, Erwin I. J. ROSENTHAL, Erwin Isak Jakob

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1958,:

Seller ID: 96928


ROSENTHAL, Erwin I. J.. Political Thought in Medieval Islam : An Introductory Outline. Cambridge : At the University Press, 1958. First Edition. Pp (),vii-xi,(1),1-[324]. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering. "Muhammad founded a World-State as well as a faith; as Islam spread from its first centres, Muslim political thinkers had to apply the divinely revealed law of the Prophet to new circumstances. They had to relate new realities of power and authority to the ideal constitution which he had laid down and which his immediate successors had elaborated. The traditional doctrine is discussed in ... View more info

Princes, Patronage, and the Nobility : The Court at the Beginning of the Modern Age, c. 1450-1650. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ASCH, Ronald G., (ed.) BIRKE, Adolf M., (ed.) Studies of the German Historical Institute series.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford and London, 1991, ISBN:0199205027:

Seller ID: 113796


ASCH, Ronald G. and Adolf M. BIRKE, (eds.). Princes, Patronage, and the Nobility : The Court at the Beginning of the Modern Age, c. 1450-1650. London and Oxford : The German Historical Institute, London, 1991. First Edition. Pp (4),[v]-xii,1-507,(1). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. In the Studies of the German Historical Institute, London series. "This book dealswith the court as a crucial center of government and politics, and as the dominant focus for the ruling elites. Princes, Patronage, and the Nobility shows how the early modern court gradually developed from the medieval r... View more info

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Prisca Munimenta : Studies in Archival & Administrative History. 1st UK indj

By: HOLLAENDER, A.E.J.) RANGER, Felicity (ed.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of London Press Ltd., London, 1973,:

Seller ID: 50020


(HOLLAENDER, Dr. A.E.J.). Edited by Felicity Ranger. Prisca Munimenta : Studies in Archival & Administrative History. (L): University of London Press Ltd., (1973). First UK Edition. Pp. 307. With nine illustrations. Port. frontis. Large 8vo, green cloth, top edge green. A collection of essays presented to Dr. Hollaender upon his retirement as Keeper of the Manuscripts at the Guildhall Library and as Editor of the Journal of the Society of Archivists. A few small white spots to top edge, previous owner's inked notation to ffep, else vg in dj (quarter inch square missing from rear panel, spine e... View more info

Processions of Sarum and the Western Church

By: BAILEY, Terence Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies : Studies and Texts, No. 21

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto, 1971,:

Seller ID: 101864


BAILEY, Terence. The Processions of Sarum and the Western Church. Toronto :Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1971. Pp (6),vii-xv,(3),3-208, frontispiece. Text Illustrations and Music Notation. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to front board and spine. Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies : Studies and Texts, No. 21. Contents : Part One - The Sarum Practice. 1. The Sarum Processionals. 2. The Form and Occasions of the Processions. 3. The Chants and Prayers. 4. Developments in the Customs at Sarum. Part Two - The General Practice. 5. The Sources for the General Practice. 6.A... View more info

Prose Solomon and Saturn, and Adrian and Ritheus. Paperback Edition.

By: CROSS, James E. HILL, Thomas D. McMaster Old English Studies and Texts, 1).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0802054722:

Seller ID: 105580


CROSS, James E. and Thomas D. HILL. The Prose Solomon and Saturn, and Adrian and Ritheus. Edited from The British Library Manuscripts with Commentary.Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1982). First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix] -xi,(3),[3]-185,(3). 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with white letteringto front cover, white and black lettering to spine. McMaster Old English S tudies and Texts series, number 1. Alvin A. Lee, General Editor. "There aretwo prose dialogues in Old English, consisting together of some 109 questi ons and answers. These questions are related to the medieval Latin 'Joc... View more info

Quest for the Absolute

By: ADELMANN, Frederick J., ed. Boston College Studies in Philosophy, Volume 1

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston College, Martinus Nijhoff, Chestnut Hill and The Hague, 1966,:

Seller ID: 99330


ADELMANN, Frederick J., ed. The Quest for the Absolute. Frederick J. Adelmann, Editor. Chestnut Hill, MA and The Hague: Boston College and Martinus Nijhoff, 1966. Pp. (6),[vii]-xx,[1]-207,(1). 8vo, printed cream card covers with french flaps. Boston College Studies in Philosophy, Volume 1. "This volume of essays is of especial interest to scholars working in the areas of the studies. The insights developed especially in the medieval period are valuable to students of this period. The studies range on metaphysical and historical thems from the later Aristotelians through the Greek Fathers, ... View more info

Ramon Llull : A Contemporary Life

By: LLULL, Ramon) BONNER, Anthony, ed. and trans.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Barcino - Tamesis, Barcelona and Woodbridge, 2010, ISBN:9781855661998:

Seller ID: 101524


(LLULL, Ramon). BONNER, Anthony, ed. and trans. Ramon Llull : A Contemporary Life. Edited and translated by Anthony Bonner. Barcelona and Woodbridge: Barcino - Tamesis, 2010. First Printing. Pp. (6),[7]-88. Illustrated in colour. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with french flaps, white lettering to front and spine. "Ramon Llull was a highly original medieval writer and thinker. Direct contact with Moslem culture during his early years in Majorca, soon after the Christian reconquest, furnished him with a vision of the'Other' quite unique among medieval European intellectuals. It was not,... View more info

Responsorial Psalm Tones for the Mozarabic Office. in dj.

By: RANDEL, Don M. Princeton Studies in Music, number 3)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1969,:

Seller ID: 72747


RANDEL, Don M. The Responsorial Psalm Tones for the Mozarabic Office . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1968. Pp. [i]-viii,(2),[1]-300,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Princeton Studies in Music, number three. Contents: 1. Introduction, 2. The Leon Traditionand Its Sources, 3. The Rioja Tradition and Its Sources, 4. The Northern F ragments Containing Repsond Verse, 5. The Toledo Sources, 6. The Origins and Relationship of the Traditions. A bit musty, top edge faintly spotted, name stamp, else vg in price-clipped dj. 40.00 View more info

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Romance of Perlesvaus

By: WESTON, Jessie L. GRAYSON, Janet (edited by) KELLY, Thomas E. (foreword by) Studies in Medievalism, Weston Papers 1)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Studies in Medievalism, Hope College, Holland, MI, 1988,:

Seller ID: 62024


WESTON, Jessie L. The Romance of Perlesvaus . (Holland, MI): Studies in Medievalism, Hope College, (1988). Pp. 159. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Studies in Medievalism: Monographs and Texts: The Weston Papers, Volume I. A critical examination of some of the points presented in the Perlesvaus Arthurian romance. Vg. 50.00 View more info

Sandwich : The Completest Medieval Town in England : A study of the town and port from its origins to 1600.

By: CLARKE, Helen, Sarah PEARSON, Mavis MATE, and Keith PARFITT. COOK, James, Captain.)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Oxbow Books, Oxford and Oakville, 2010, ISBN:9781842174005:

Seller ID: 113675


CLARKE, Helen, Sarah PEARSON, Mavis MATE, and Keith PARFITT. Sandwich : TheCompletest Medieval Town in England : A study of the town and port from it s origins to 1600. Documentary Resarch: Sheila Sweetinburgh, Bridgett Jones. Illustrations: Allan T. Adams, Barry Corke, John Hills, Howard A. Jones, Peter Williams. Oxford and Oakville : Oxbow Books, (2010). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xviii,[1]-326. Illustrated with colour maps. Double column. 4to,photo-illustrated blue glossy paper covered boards with cream and black le ttering to front board and spine. Small bump to tail of spine, else very go... View more info

Sculpture : and the Plastic Art

By: DODGE, Pickering]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: John P. Jewett, Boston, 1850,:

Seller ID: 100246


[DODGE, Pickering]. Sculpture : and the Plastic Art. [Introduction by T.C.]. Boston: published by John P. Jewett, 1850. Pp. (4),[iii]-x,(2),[1]-353,(5). 8vo, pressed brown cloth with gilt titles to spine. A companion volume to "Painting: its rise and progress from the earliest ages to the present time", also attributed to Pickering Dodge, published four years earlier, thisvolume surveys the history of sculpture from ancient times through the mid dle of the nineteenth century. The first two chapters deal with the origin of sculpture as an artistic form, chapters 3-5 (pp. 24-57) deal wit... View more info

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Selected Papers. 1st cloth. no dj. ex-library

By: PHELAN, G.B KIRN, Arthur G., ed.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1967,:

Seller ID: 44221


PHELAN, G.B. Selected Papers. Edited by Arthur G. Kirn. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1967. Pp 248. 8vo, green cloth. Ex-library (pouch removed, inkstamps, spine numbering), else vg. 50.00 View more info

Selected Papers. pbk

By: PHELAN, G.B KIRN, Arthur G., ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1967,:

Seller ID: 40613


PHELAN, G.B. Selected Papers. Edited by Arthur G. Kirn. Toronto: Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1967. Pp 248. 8vo, blue card covers. Edgeworn, name, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Selected Papers. Edited by Arthur G. Kirn. First Edition, Paperback

By: PHELAN, Gerald B. MARITIAN, Jacques SHOOK, Laurence K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, Toronto , 1967,: 1967

Seller ID: 99991


PHELAN, Gerald B. Selected Papers. Edited by Arthur G. Kirn, C.S.B. Toronto : Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies, 1967. First Edition. Pp (6),[7]-248. Index. 8vo (182 x 226 mm), blue card covers, lettered in white to front & spine. Gerald Bernard. Phelan (b. August 26, 1892, Halifax, Nova Scotia - d. May 30, 1965, Toronto) was a Canadian scholar, co-director and first president of the Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies. Arthur G. Kirn (b. 1932). Preface (by Laurence K. Shook); Introduction (by Arthur G. Kirn); Citation (by Jacques ... View more info

Social Change in a Hostile Environment : The Crusaders' Kingdom of Jerusalem. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BEN-AMI, Aharon. Princeton Studies on the Near East.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 1969,:

Seller ID: 113665


BEN-AMI, Aharon. Social Change in a Hostile Environment : The Crusaders' Kingdom of Jerusalem. Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, 1969. First Printing. Pp. (6),v-viii,[1]-193,(5). 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Princeton Studies on the Near East series."How does a society's international environment affect its internal develo pment, particularly when that environment is a hostile one? In terms of this question, Aharon Ben-Ami has examined the social and political history ofthe transplanted Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem, showing how its social str... View more info

Socrates of Constantinople : Historian of Church and State. First edition in dustjacket

By: URBAINCZYK, Theresa

Price: $80.00

Publisher: University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, Michigan , 1997, ISBN:0472107372:

Seller ID: 98655


URBAINCZYK, Theresa. Socrates of Constantinople : Historian of Church and State. Ann Arbor : The University of Michigan Press, (1997). First Printing.Pp [i]-viii,(4),[1]-215,(5). Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to sp ine. “The fourth century A.D. saw the death of the ancient world and the birth of the medieval. Pagan temples crumbled through disuse, while Christianchurches sprang up around the fledgling Holy Roman Empire. The emperor Con stantine's conversion to Christianity changed history: pagans blamed the decline and fall of the Roman Empire on Christianity, but Christians explai... View more info

St. Thomas Aquinas on the Existence of God : Collected Papers of Joseph Owens, C.Ss.R. Edited by John R. Catan.

By: OWENS, Joseph. AQUINAS

Price: $28.00

Publisher: State University of New York Press, Albany, 1980, ISBN:0873954467:

Seller ID: 88047


OWENS, Joseph. St. Thomas Aquinas on the Existence of God : Collected Papers of Joseph Owens, C.Ss.R. Edited by John R. Catan. Albany : State University of New York Press, (1980). Pp [i]-xii,[1]-291,(1). Index. 8vo, purple card covers. Joseph Owens is Professor Emeritus of philosophy at the University of Toronto and Fellow Emeritus of the Pontifical Institute of Medieval Studies. Rubbed, else very good. 28.00 View more info