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Mediaeval culture

Vossler, Karl

Mediaeval culture

an introduction to Dante and his times.

by Vossler, Karl

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English

  • Dante Alighieri, -- 1265-1321 -- Criticism and interpretation

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    LC ClassificationsPQ4390 V82 1929
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15501394M

    The evolution of writing in this period reached a dramatic climax in the s, when Johann Gutenberg invented moveable metal type—and revolutionized human communication. This exhibition traces the history of the medieval book—its appearance, content, audiences, and forms—from the .   This book focuses on the comparatively unknown cults of new saints in late-mediaeval Venice. These new saints were near-contemporary citizens who were venerated by their compatriots without official sanction from the papacy. In doing so, the book uncovers a sub-culture of religious expression that has been overlooked in previous Edition: 1st Edition.

    Medieval India refers to a long period of the history of the Indian subcontinent between the "ancient period" and "modern period". It encompasses the 6th to the 18th centuries A.D. Definitions. Medieval India during the Harsha Empire of the 7th century A.D. One definition, used in the rest of this. By systematically accumulating evidence on artistry, design, and content with this methodology, she reveals a sophisticated book culture, and explores the formation of manuscript illumination in medieval West and Central Asia in light of one of its essential newly reassessed components-Manichaean book art. (Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR).

      Mediaeval Manichean Book Art focuses on a corpus of c. one hundred fragments of exquisitely illuminated manuscripts that were produced under the patronage of the Turkic-speaking Uygurs in the Turfan region of East Central Asia between the 8th and 11th centuries CE, and used in service of the local Manichaean church. By applying a codicological approach to the analysis of these Author: Zsuzsanna Gulácsi.   A general reference of the Middle Ages is a must-have for medieval history enthusiasts and students alike. Each of these introductory works provides a sound starting point for what you need to know about the medieval era, yet each offers a unique viewpoint and different advantages for the : Melissa Snell.

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More information about this seller | Contact this seller 3. Mediaeval Culture: An Introduction to Dante and His Times, 2 Volumes. So far as these studies in mediaeval culture have a common theme, it is the illustration of mediaeval civilization through the Latin literature of the times.

The first three chapters deal with the mediaeval student, as seen in his letters, in sermons and exempla, and in the Latin manuals of deportment and conversation prepared for his guidance. The seven liberal arts, a study in mediaeval culture by Abelson, Paul, Publication date Topics Education, Medieval Publisher New York, Teachers' College, Columbia Univ.

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November 1, Erik Kwakkel 20 Comments. It reads like a horror story. Inthe New York rare book dealer Philip Duschnes (d. ) bought and subsequently broke a splendid medieval Bible produced in early. : Mediaeval Culture: an Introduction to Dante and His Times () by Vossler, K.

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OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The life of mediaeval students as illustrated by their letters --The University of Paris in the sermons of the thirteenth century --Manuals for students --The spread of ideas in the middle ages --The Latin literature of sport --Latin literature under Frederick II --The Alchemy ascribed to Michael Scot --Contacts with.

The culture of this period was shaped by Christianity, which is sometimes called a ‘religion of the book.’ After the decline of the Roman Empire together with the disappearance of statehood and the expansion of the illiterate barbarian peoples, the only remaining institutional mainstay of culture was the Church, which executed its mission.

Book Description. It is a truism that Russian culture is based upon the reception of Byzantine culture. However, the question of what was in fact received is the task that Professor Thomson has set in these studies, by means of a detailed examination of the corpus of translations.

Studies in Mediaeval Culture. by Charles Homer Haskins. Format Book Published Oxford, The Clarendon press Language English Description viii, p. 24 cm. Technical Details Staff View. LEADER nam a u SIRSI.

s nyu eng. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. A reissue of the ed., published also as thesis, Columbia University Bibliography: p. Pages: Studies in mediaeval culture. - Full View | HathiTrust Digital Library | HathiTrust Digital Library.

Studies in mediaeval culture. Haskins, Charles Homer, Permanent link to this book Link to this page. Embed this book. Version. UTC. A book curse was a widely employed method of discouraging the theft of manuscripts during the medieval period.

The use of book curses dates back much further, to pre-Christian times, when the wrath of gods was invoked to protect books and scrolls.

Usually invoking threat of excommunication, or anathema, the more creative and dramatic detail the better. The Zappos Culture Book. "In my book 'Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose', I write about how a company's culture and a company's brand are really just two sides of the same coin.

The brand is simply a lagging indicator of the culture. Over the past 13+ years, we've continuously experienced rapid growth. the mediaeval mind. a history of the development of thought and emotion in the middle ages. henry osborn taylor. in two volumes vol.

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PREFACE. The use of original sources in the teaching of mediæval history is still hampered by the scarcity of material adapted to the needs of the student. This situation is sufficient excuse for the publication of a new book of translations of important mediæval documents, if such a book does more than reedit old material—if it presents, along with the usual and familiar sources.VERGIL IN MEDIAEVAL CULTURE It would be an interesting study to follow out the course by which the elements of the pagan world and the practices of Christianity, by slow fusion and infiltration, melted together.

Suffice to say, at the present moment, that the work of a Spanish priest named Juven.This book focuses on the comparatively unknown cults of new saints in late-mediaeval Venice. These new saints were near-contemporary citizens who were venerated by their compatriots without official sanction from the papacy.

In doing so, the book uncovers a sub-culture of religious expression that has been overlooked in previous scholarship.