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  • The Foundations of Early Modern Europe, 1460-1559

    The Foundations of Early Modern Europe, 1460-1559
    av Eugene F., Jr. Rice

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393963045

    Professor Rice, assisted in this edition by Professor Tony Grafton continues to argue, as in the first edition, that this century represents a shift from medieval to "early" modern.

  • The Thirty Years War

    The Thirty Years War
    av C. V. Wedgwood

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781590171462

    Europe in 1618 was divided between Protestants and Catholics, and Bourbon and Hapsburg - as well as empires, kingdoms, and countless independent states. After angry Protestants tossed three representatives of the Holy Roman Empire out the window of…

  • The Prince

    The Prince
    av Niccolo Machiavelli

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141018850

    Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enrich…

  • Information

    Information

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691179544

    A landmark history that traces the creation, management, and sharing of information through six centuries Thanks to modern technological advances, we now enjoy seemingly unlimited access to information. Yet how did information become so central to o…

  • The Prince

    The Prince
    av Niccolo Machiavelli, George Anthony Bull, Anthony Grafton

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140449150

    "The Prince" shocked Europe on publication with its ruthless tactics for gaining absolute power and its abandonment of conventional morality. Niccolo Machiavelli (1469-1527) came to be regarded as some by an agent of the Devil and his name taken for…

  • New Science

    New Science
    av Giambattista Vico

    Pocket - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140435696

    Barely acknowledged in his lifetime, the New Science of Giambattista Vico (1668-1744) is an astonishingly perceptive and ambitious attempt to decipher the history, mythology and laws of the ancient world. Discarding the Renaissance notion of the cla…

  • Inky Fingers

    Inky Fingers
    av Anthony Grafton

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674237179

    The author of The Footnote reflects on scribes, scholars, and the work of publishing during the golden age of the book. From Francis Bacon to Barack Obama, thinkers and political leaders have denounced humanists as obsessively bookish and allergic t…

  • Inky Fingers

    Inky Fingers

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674271210

    “Describes magnificent achievements, storms of controversy, and sometimes the pure devilment of scholars and printers…Captivating and often amusing.” —Wall Street Journal “Ideas, in this vivid telling, emerge not just…

  • Impagination ? Layout and Materiality of Writing and Publication

    Impagination ? Layout and Materiality of Writing and Publication

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783110698466

    This volume is a comparative study of the practice of impagination across different ages and civilizations. By impagination we mean the act of placing and arranging spatially textual and other information onto a material bearer that could be made of…

  • The Birth of the Past

    The Birth of the Past
    av Zachary S. Schiffman

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781421422787

    How did people learn to distinguish between past and present? How did they come to see the past as existing in its own distinctive context? In The Birth of the Past, Zachary Sayre Schiffman explores these questions in his sweeping survey of historic…

  • The Birth of the Past

    The Birth of the Past
    av Zachary S. Schiffman

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781421402789

    How did people learn to distinguish between past and present? How did they come to see the past as existing in its own distinctive context? In The Birth of the Past, Zachary Sayre Schiffman explores these questions in his sweeping survey of historic…

  • The Footnote: A Curious History

    The Footnote: A Curious History
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674307605

    The weapon of pedants, the scourge of undergraduates, the b te noire of the "new" liberated scholar: the lowly footnote, long the refuge of the minor and the marginal, emerges in this book as a singular resource, with a surprising history that says…

  • How to Build a Life in the Humanities

    How to Build a Life in the Humanities

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137511522

    A follow-up to the popular Graduate Study for the 21st Century , this book seeks to expand professional development to include the personal aspects of daily lives in the humanities. How to Build a Life in the Humanities delves into pressing work-lif…

  • How to Build a Life in the Humanities

    How to Build a Life in the Humanities

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137428882

    A follow-up to the popular Graduate Study for the 21st Century , this book seeks to expand professional development to include the personal aspects of daily lives in the humanities. How to Build a Life in the Humanities delves into pressing work-lif…

  • What was History?

    What was History?
    av Anthony Grafton

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521874359

    From the late-fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories. These pioneering works - which often take surprisingly modern-sounding positions - grew from complex early modern debates…

  • What was History?

    What was History?
    av Anthony Grafton

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521697149

    From the late-fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories. These pioneering works - which often take surprisingly modern-sounding positions - grew from complex early modern debates…

  • What Was History?

    What Was History?
    av Anthony Grafton

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107606159

    From the late fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories. These pioneering works grew from complex early modern debates about law, religion and classical scholarship. Anthony Graft…

  • Canonical Texts and Scholarly Practices

    Canonical Texts and Scholarly Practices

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107513860

    In this collection of richly documented case studies, experts in many textual traditions examine the ways in which important texts were preserved, explicated, corrected, and used for a variety of purposes. The authors describe the multiple ways in w…

  • Canonical Texts and Scholarly Practices

    Canonical Texts and Scholarly Practices

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107105980

    In this collection of richly documented case studies, experts in many textual traditions examine the ways in which important texts were preserved, explicated, corrected, and used for a variety of purposes. The authors describe the multiple ways in w…

  • The Marriage of Philology and Scepticism: Uncertainty and Conjecture in Early Modern Scholarship and Thought

    The Marriage of Philology and Scepticism: Uncertainty and Conjecture in Early Modern Scholarship and Thought

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781908590565

  • Literacy and Historical Development

    Literacy and Historical Development

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780809327829

    Representing three decades of research, ""Literacy and Historical Development: A Reader"" presents some of the most important historical scholarship on literacy in Europe and the United States. The approaches, research, and conclusions reflected in…

  • Conversion in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages

    Conversion in Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages
    av Kenneth Mills

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781580461252

    This volume explores religious conversion in late antique and early medieval Europe at a time when the utility of the concept is vigorously debated. Though conversion was commonly represented by ancient and early medieval writersas singular and pers…

  • Der Magus

    Der Magus

    Inbunden - 2015 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783050035604

  • Commerce with the Classics

    Commerce with the Classics
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780472034383

    The style of reading in Renaissance Europe, as seen in the margins of books and in the texts of Renaissance intellectuals themselves, is deftly charted in this welcome volume from Anthony Grafton. Growing out of the Thomas Spencer Jerome Lectures th…

  • WEST:NEW HIST 1E V1 PA(PREVIEW ED)

    WEST:NEW HIST 1E V1 PA(PREVIEW ED)
    av David Bell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393624533

  • The Transmission of Culture in Early Modern Europe

    The Transmission of Culture in Early Modern Europe

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812216677

    The Transmission of Culture in Early Modern Europe focuses on the ways in which culture is moved from one generation or group to another, not by exact replication but by accretion or revision. The contributors to the volume each consider how the pas…

  • Japan in Print

    Japan in Print
    av Mary Elizabeth Berry

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520254176

    A quiet revolution in knowledge separated the early modern period in Japan from all previous time. After 1600, self-appointed investigators used the model of the land and cartographic surveys of the newly unified state to observe and order subjects…

  • Formations of Belief

    Formations of Belief

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691190754

    For decades, scholars and public intellectuals have been predicting the demise of religion in the face of secularization. Yet religion is undergoing an unprecedented resurgence in modern life—and secularization no longer appears so inevitable.…

  • Historians and Ideologues

    Historians and Ideologues
    av Anthony T Grafton

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781580460811

    In recent years the overlap between political thought and historiography has changed the boundaries of intellectual history. Donald Kelley, the longtime editor of The Journal of the History of Ideas has played a leading part in this process. These e…

  • Conversion: Old Worlds and New

    Conversion: Old Worlds and New
    av Kenneth Mills

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781580461238

    This volume explores the subject of religious conversion over broad expanses of time and space, considering cases from the thirteenth through the twentieth centuries and from settings across the world. Leading scholars from a variety of historical s…

  • Clio Wired

    Clio Wired
    av Roy Rosenzweig, Anthony Grafton, Roy Rosenzweig

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231150866

    In these pathbreaking essays, Roy Rosenzweig charts the impact of new media on teaching, researching, preserving, presenting, and understanding history. Negotiating between the "cyberenthusiasts" who champion technological breakthroughs and the "dig…

  • Clio Wired

    Clio Wired
    av Roy Rosenzweig

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231150859

    In these pathbreaking essays, Roy Rosenzweig charts the impact of new media on teaching, researching, preserving, presenting, and understanding history. Negotiating between the "cyberenthusiasts" who champion technological breakthroughs and the "dig…

  • The West

    The West
    av David A. Bell

    Övrigt - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393640861

    This beautifully written history recentres the West and rekindles the past in a vivid narrative crafted for beginning students. Grafton and Bell tell the epic story of a West engaged in a continuing search for order across politics, society and cult…

  • The West

    The West
    av David A. Bell

    Övrigt - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393640854

    This beautifully written history recentres the West and rekindles the past in a vivid narrative crafted for beginning students. Grafton and Bell tell the epic story of a West engaged in a continuing search for order across politics, society and cult…

  • The West

    The West
    av David A. Bell

    Övrigt - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393640823

    This beautifully written history recentres the West and rekindles the past in a vivid narrative crafted for beginning students. Grafton and Bell tell the epic story of a West engaged in a continuing search for order across politics, society and cult…

  • ?I have always loved the Holy Tongue?

    ?I have always loved the Holy Tongue?
    av Anthony Grafton

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674048409

    Fusing high scholarship with high drama, Anthony Grafton and Joanna Weinberg uncover a secret and extraordinary aspect of a legendary Renaissance scholar’s already celebrated achievement. The French Protestant Isaac Casaubon (1559–1614)…

  • Bring Out Your Dead

    Bring Out Your Dead
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674015975

    The work of the Renaissance humanists comes to life in Anthony Grafton’s exploration of the primary sources and modern scholarship, classical and modern elements in the world of European letters from the fifteenth to the nineteenth century. Tr…

  • Forgers and Critics, New Edition

    Forgers and Critics, New Edition
    av Anthony Grafton

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691191836

    The close links between forgery and criticism throughout history In Forgers and Critics, Anthony Grafton provides a wide-ranging exploration of the links between forgery and scholarship. Labeling forgery the “criminal sibling” of critici…

  • The Classical Tradition

    The Classical Tradition

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674072275

    “A vast cabinet of curiosities.”—Stephen Greenblatt “Eclectic rather than exhaustive, less an encyclopedia than a buffet.”—Frederic Raphael, Literary Review How do we get from the polis to the police? Or from Odys…

  • Erasmus on Literature

    Erasmus on Literature

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487522100

    None of the works included among Erasmus’ ‘Literary and Educational Writings’ in the Collected Works of Erasmus captures his most adventurous thinking about how texts signify in – and thereby make or remake – worlds of…

  • Erasmus on Literature

    Erasmus on Literature

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781487502690

    None of the works included among Erasmus’ ‘Literary and Educational Writings’ in the Collected Works of Erasmus captures his most adventurous thinking about how texts signify in – and thereby make or remake – worlds of…

  • HIST OF WEST CIV 1E V1 PA

    HIST OF WEST CIV 1E V1 PA
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393937985

    History of Western Civilization Vol1

  • HIST OF WEST CIV 1E CL

    HIST OF WEST CIV 1E CL
    av Anthony Grafton

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393930214

    History of Western Civilization 1 vol

  • The Praise of Folly

    The Praise of Folly
    av Desiderius Erasmus

    Pocket - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691165646

    Desiderius Erasmus (1466-1536) was a Dutch humanist, scholar, and social critic, and one of the most important figures of the Renaissance. The Praise of Folly is perhaps his best-known work. Originally written to amuse his friend Sir Thomas More, th…

  • Worlds Made by Words

    Worlds Made by Words
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674060258

    In this book Anthony Grafton lets us in on one of the great secrets of scholars and intellectuals: although scholars lead solitary lives in order to win independence of mind, they also enjoy the conviviality of sharing a project sustained by common…

  • Origenes Tragicos de la Erudicion

    Origenes Tragicos de la Erudicion
    av Professor of History Anthony Grafton

    Pocket - 1998 - Spanska - ISBN: 9789505572601

  • Defenders of the Text

    Defenders of the Text
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674195455

    Anthony Grafton is erudite and elegant in the style of the best historical writers who make the past come alive for the reader. In a full-scale presentation of the world of scholarship, from the Renaissance to the modern period, Grafton sets before…

  • New Worlds, Ancient Texts

    New Worlds, Ancient Texts
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674618763

    Describing an era of exploration during the Renaissance that went far beyond geographic bounds, this book shows how the evidence of the New World shook the foundations of the old, upsetting the authority of the ancient texts that had guided European…

  • Migration in History

    Migration in History
    av Marc S. Rodriguez

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781580461597

    Migration in History explores the nature and complexity of the movement of peoples, cultures, and ideas in historical context. This engaging volume presents essays from a variety of scholars to expand our understanding ofthe longstanding process and…

  • From Humanism to the Humanities

    From Humanism to the Humanities

    Inbunden - 1987 - ISBN: 9780715621004

  • Joseph Scaliger: II: Historical Chronology

    Joseph Scaliger: II: Historical Chronology
    av Anthony Grafton

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199206018

    During the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries technical chronology, the study of calendars and of dates in ancient and medieval history, was both a fashionable and a controversial discipline. Theologians debated the dates of the Creation, the Flood,…

  • The Lure of Antiquity and the Cult of the Machine

    The Lure of Antiquity and the Cult of the Machine
    av Horst Bredekamp

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781558760943

    The Kunstkammer was a programmatic display of art and oddities amassed by wealthy Europeans during the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries. These nascent museums reflected the ambitions of such thinkers as Descartes, Locke, and Kepler to unite the…

  • Prolegomena to Homer, 1795

    Prolegomena to Homer, 1795
    av Friedrich August Wolf, Anthony Grafton, Friedrich August Wolf

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691637167

    The subjects Wolf addressed have dominated Homeric scholarship for almost two centuries. Especially important were his analyses of the history of writing and of the nature of Alexandrian scholarship and his consideration of the composition of the Ho…

  • Prolegomena to Homer, 1795

    Prolegomena to Homer, 1795
    av Friedrich August Wolf

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691608761

    The subjects Wolf addressed have dominated Homeric scholarship for almost two centuries. Especially important were his analyses of the history of writing and of the nature of Alexandrian scholarship and his consideration of the composition of the Ho…

  • Christianity and the Transformation of the Book

    Christianity and the Transformation of the Book
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674030480

    When early Christians began to study the Bible, and to write their own history and that of the Jews whom they claimed to supersede, they used scholarly methods invented by the librarians and literary critics of Hellenistic Alexandria. But Origen and…

  • Footnote

    Footnote
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780571196012

    Devoted to the history of the footnote, this study emphasizes the importance of the footnote in offering empirical support for the stories we live by. The footnote's own story is neither so simple nor so reliable as it might seem, its practitioners…

  • Cardano?s Cosmos

    Cardano?s Cosmos
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674006706

    Girolamo Cardano was an Italian doctor, natural philosopher, and mathematician who became a best-selling author in Renaissance Europe. He was also a leading astrologer of his day, whose predictions won him access to some of the most powerful people…

  • Die Zeit in Karten

    Die Zeit in Karten
    av Daniel Rosenberg, Anthony Grafton

    Inbunden - 2018 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783806237856

  • Joseph Scaliger: I: Textual Criticism and Exegesis

    Joseph Scaliger: I: Textual Criticism and Exegesis
    av Anthony Grafton

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198148500

    This volume is the first half of an intellectual biography of Joseph Scaliger (1540-1609), the greatest classical scholar of his time. Anthony Grafton describes Scaliger's early work as an editor of and commentator on classical texts, setting this i…

  • HIST OF WEST CIV 1E V2 PA

    HIST OF WEST CIV 1E V2 PA
    av Anthony Grafton

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393937992

    History of Western Civilization Vol2