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DE ANNIS CLIMACTERICIS ET ANTIQUA ASTROLOGIA DIATRIBAE

by Saumaise, Claude / Claudius Salmasius

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1648
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Leiden: Elzevier. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1648. Hardcover. Woodcut title vignette, devices and initials, contemporary vellum, yapp edges. Ink letters to top corner of first pages (from a to i). Small circle institution stamp to titlepage and to obverse of titlepage (University of London) and last page. Light Ink lines (1 or 2) and very… Read more about this item
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LE DÉBAT EN FRANCE SUR LE LUXE: VOLTAIRE OU ROUSSEAU? (Offprint from Studies on Voltaire and the Eighteenth Century CLXI: 1976)

by Galliani, R.

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1976
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The Voltaire Foundation At the Taylor Institution. Near Fine. 1976. Softcover. Pp 205-217; Offprint; 12 pages .
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DESIDERIUS ERASMUS: TWO ESSAYS FROM THE ADAGIA Herculei Labores & Festina Lente

by Erasmus, Desiderius; Otto Steinmayer

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1999
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Lundu, Sarawak : [Otto Steinmayer]. Very Good. 1999. Softcover. Creasing to spine with minor chipping. ; 77 pages .
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ERASMUS Lectures and Wayfaring Sketches

by Allen, P. S.

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1934
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9780802051257
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Oxford At the Clarendon Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1934. Hardcover. 0802051251 . Foxing/dustsoiling to top of textblock. Endpapers a bit browned. Former owner's name on ffep. ; 216 pages .
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READING AND VARIANT IN PETRONIUS Studies in the French Humanists and Their Manuscript Sources

by Richardson, Wade

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1993
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9780802028662
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University of Toronto Press. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1993. Hardcover. 0802028667 . 1 corner very lightly bumped. ; Critical editions of most classical authors are based on readings transmitted by medieval scholars that can be examined and collated. Modern editions of Petronius, on the other hand, are principally based on printed editions, most of them… Read more about this item
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THE PRAISE OF FOLLY. With a Short Life of the Author by Hendrik Willem Van Loon of Rotterdam, Who Also Illustrated the Book

by Erasmus, Desiderius; hendrik willem van loon

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1942
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Walter J. Black. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1942. Hardcover. Browning and a bit of rubbing to spine. ; 254 pages .
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COLLECTED WORKS OF ERASMUS: APOPHTHEGMATA [2 VOLUME SET] Translated and Annotated

by Erasmus, Desiderius & Elaine Fantham & Betty I. Knott (Ed. )

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2014
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9781442641662
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University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2014. Hardcover. 1442641665 . Very minor shelfwear to books with faint bump to 1 corner of each volume. DJs have minor shelfwear. ; This final volume in the Literary and Educational Writings contains diverse woks spanning a generation. They demonstrate Erasmus' skill in… Read more about this item
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COLLECTED WORKS OF ERASMUS: LITERARY AND EDUCATIONAL WRITINGS 7 De Virtute / Oratio Funebris / Encomium Medicinae / De Puero / Tyrannicida / Ovid / Prudentis / Galen / Lingua

by Erasmus, Desiderius; Elaine Fantham & Erika Rummel (Eds. ) (with The Assistance Of Jozef Ijsewijn)

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1989
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9780802058188
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University of Toronto Press. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 0802058183 . Very minor shelfwear to book else fine. DJ has chipping and tears along top edge with some rubbing. ; This final volume in the Literary and Educational Writings contains diverse woks spanning a generation. They demonstrate Erasmus' skill in applying classical rhetoric to… Read more about this item
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ERASMUS VON ROTTERDAM: AUSGEWÄHLTE SCHRIFTEN. ZWEITER BAND II: Morias egkomion sive Laus Stultitiae; Camina selecta Auswahl aus den gedichten

by Erasmus Von Rotterdam; Wendelin Schmidt-Dengler, Alfred Hartmann; Werner Welzig (Hg. )

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1975
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9783534059430
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Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1975. Softcover. 3534059433 . Some rubbing to spine label else book is fine. ; Xxxix, 361 pp ; Vol. 2; 361 pages .
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FRANCESCO PETRARCA: POET AND HUMANIST

by Petrarca, Francesco; Maud F. Jerrold (Ed. )

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1909
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J. M. Dent & Sons. Good with no dust jacket. 1909. Hardcover. Frontispiece has been repaired with cloth tape. Former owner's name to ffep deleted with black marker. Chipping to spine ends. 1 corner lightly bumped. Light edgewear to corners. Dampstaining to corners of 3-4 pages and rear inner corner. Some pencil notes by R. E. Fantham.… Read more about this item
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CYRIACUS OF ANCONA'S EGYPTIAN VISIT AND ITS REFLECTIONS IN GENTILE BELLINI AND HIERONYMUS BOSCH

by Lehmann, Phyllis Williams

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1977
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J. J. Augustin Publisher. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. Minor rubbing to boards. Light rubbing to boards. ; 34 pp + 46 pl at end ; 34 pages .
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HUMANIST ESSAYS

by Murray, Gilbert

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1964
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George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. Good+. 1964. Softcover. Wraps yellowed. Laminate chipping in places. Internally VG. ; 204 pages .
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PETITE PATRIE L'Image De La Région Natale Chez Les Écrivains De La Renaissance

by Laigneau-Fontaine, Sylvie

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2013
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Librairie Droz. Very Good. 2013. Paperback. 2600017151 . Some scuffing/staining to front wrap. Else book is fine. ; This collection, based on an international conference that took place at the University of Dijon in March 2012, addresses the theme of the “native region” as it appears in the works of Renaissance authors whose languages of expression… Read more about this item
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LATINITY AND ALTERITY IN THE EARLY MODERN PERIOD

by Haskell, Yasmin & Juanita Feros Ruys (Eds. )

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2010
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9780866984089
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Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 2010. Hardcover. 0866984089 . Very light shelfwear else fine. ; Viii, 304pp. This volume presents essays on early modern Latinity, which examine both humanist Latin and Latinists' responses to Otherness of various kinds. ; Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies Volume 360. Arizona Studies… Read more about this item
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A FIFTEENTH CENTURY ITALIAN PLUTARCH British Museum Add. Ms. 22318

by Mitchell, Charles

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1961
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Thomas Yoseloff. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. Tiny stain to front board. Very minor shelfwear. DJ has a couple of tiny chips. ; 18 pps text by Charles Mitchell, 10 tipped in colour plates with accompanying text by Plutarch. Humanistic culture of early fifteenth century Florence is brilliantly exemplifiedby the colorful illuminations … Read more about this item
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IN PRAISE OF PROMETHEUS Humanism and Rationalism in Aeschylean Thought

by Golden, Leon

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1966
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University of North Carolina Press. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1966. Hardcover. Very light shelfwear to book. DJ has minor edgewear with a few small chips. Price-clipped dustjacket. ; Xi, 137pp. ; 137 pages; Examines Aeschylus' religious and political thought. .
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COLLECTED WORKS OF ERASMUS: LITERARY AND EDUCATIONAL WRITINGS 7 De Virtute / Oratio Funebris / Encomium Medicinae / De Puero / Tyrannicida / Ovid / Prudentis / Galen / Lingua

by Erasmus, Desiderius; Elaine Fantham & Erika Rummel (Eds. ) (with The Assistance Of Jozef Ijsewijn)

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1989
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University of Toronto Press. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 0802058183 . Very minor shelfwear with light bump to 1 corner. Minor soiling to front panel of DJ. Creasing along top edge with a bit of chipping and 1 tear (1.5 cm). ; This final volume in the Literary and Educational Writings contains diverse woks… Read more about this item
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PHOENIX OF HIS AGE Interpretations of Erasmus c. 1550-1750

by Mansfield, Bruce E.

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1979
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9780802054579
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University of Toronto Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1979. Hardcover. 0802054579 . Light rubbing to spine ends. Else fine. No DJ as issued. ; Erasmus Studies 4; 348 pages .
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AUSGEWÄHLTE SCHRIFTEN Aufsätze Und Vorträge Zur Griechischen Dichtung Und Zum Humanismus

by Pfeiffer, Rudolf; Winfried Bühler (Hrsg. )

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1960
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C. H. Beck. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1960. Hardcover. Light shelfwear to book. DJ has edgewear with a few small chips. ; Collection of Pfeiffer's works in German and English. ; 304 pages .
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THEORIA UND HUMANITAS Gesammelte Schriften Zur Antiken Gedankenwelt.

by Wehrli, Fritz

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1972
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Artemis Verlag. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1972. Hardcover. Very light pencil underlining and marginalia on a few pages. Dust-soiling to top of textblock. DJ has a few small chips and one closed tear to upper back corner. ; 331 pages .
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