Early Modern History 1500-1750 Products

  • Representing Emotions

    New Connections in the Histories of Art, Music and Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Helen Hills

    Edited by Penelope Gouk

    Juxtaposing artistic and musical representations of the emotions with medical, philosophical and scientific texts in Western culture between the Renaissance and the twentieth century, the essays collected in this volume explore the ways in which emotions have been variously conceived, configured,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Texts from the Querelle, 1521–1615

    Essential Works for the Study of Early Modern Women: Series III, Part Two, Volume 1, 1st Edition

    By Pamela J. Benson

    Misogyny and its opposite, philogyny, have been perennial topics in Western literature from its earliest days to the present day, but only at certain historic periods have pro-woman authors challenged fundamental negative assumptions about women by engaging in formal debate with misogynists and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    The Early Modern Englishwoman: A Facsimile Library of Essential Works Series III, Part Two

  • Sarah Fyge Egerton

    Printed Writings, 1641–1700: Series II, Part Four, Volume 2, 1st Edition

    By Robert C. Evans

    Sarah Fyge Egerton (1668-1723) is an intriguing poet who wrote a great deal of poetry during a period when women poets were relatively rare. Her career also began at an astonishingly early age: she was barely fourteen years old when one of her poems was first printed in London. Throughout much of…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    The Early Modern Englishwoman: A Facsimile Library of Essential Works & Printed Writings, 1641-1700: Series II, Part Four

  • The History of the Book in the West: 1455–1700

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Gadd

    Beginning with one of the crucial technological breakthroughs of Western history - the development of moveable type by Johann Gutenberg - The History of the Book in the West 1455-1700 covers the period that saw the growth and consolidation of the printed book as a significant feature of Western…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    The History of the Book in the West: A Library of Critical Essays

  • Fealty and Fidelity: The Lazarists of Bourbon France, 1660-1736

    1st Edition

    By Seán Alexander Smith

    The career of the French saint Vincent de Paul has attracted the attention of hundreds of authors since his death in 1660, but the fate of his legacy - entrusted to the body of priests called the Congregation of the Mission (Lazarists) - remains vastly neglected. De Paul spent a lifetime working…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Catholic Christendom, 1300-1700

  • The Early Modern Global South in Print

    Textual Form and the Production of Human Difference as Knowledge, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Young

    Early modern geographers and compilers of travel narratives drew on a lexicon derived from cartography’s seemingly unchanging coordinates to explain human diversity. Sandra Young’s inquiry into the partisan knowledge practices of early modernity brings to light the emergence of the early modern…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • A Cloister on Trial

    Religious Culture and Everyday Life in Late Medieval Hungary, 1st Edition

    By Gabriella Erdélyi

    In 1517, the usually tranquil friary in the Hungarian town of Körmend found itself at the centre of controversy when its Augustinian friars, charged with drunkenness, sexual abuses and liturgical negligence, were driven out and replaced with observant Franciscans. The agent of change in this…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Catholic Christendom, 1300-1700

  • Matrimony in the True Church

    The Seventeenth-Century Quaker Marriage Approbation Discipline, 1st Edition

    By Kristianna Polder

    Like many other denominations, seventeenth-century Quakers were keen to ensure that members married within their own religious community. In order to properly understand the ramification of such a policy, this book explores the early Quaker marriage approbation process and discipline as…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Art, Literature and Religion in Early Modern Sussex

    Culture and Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Hadfield

    Edited by Matthew Dimmock

    Art, Literature and Religion in Early Modern Sussex is an interdisciplinary study of a county at the forefront of religious, political and artistic developments in early-modern England. Ranging from the schism of Reformation to the outbreak of Civil War, the volume brings together scholars from the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Women in Eighteenth-Century Scotland

    Intimate, Intellectual and Public Lives, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Simonton

    Edited by Katie Barclay

    The eighteenth century looms large in the Scottish imagination. It is a century that saw the doubling of the population, rapid urbanisation, industrial growth, the political Union of 1707, the Jacobite Rebellions and the Enlightenment - events that were intrinsic to the creation of the modern…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Religion and Society in the Diocese of St Davids 1485–2011

    1st Edition

    By John Morgan-Guy

    Edited by William Gibson

    During the medieval and early modern periods the Welsh diocese of St Davids was one of the largest in the country and the most remote. As this collection makes clear, this combination of factors resulted in a religious life which was less regulated and controlled by the institutional forces of both…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

  • Crime and Punishment in Early Modern Germany

    Courts and Adjudicatory Practices in Frankfurt am Main, 1562–1696, 1st Edition

    By Maria R. Boes

    Frankfurt am Main, in common with other imperial German cities, enjoyed a large degree of legal autonomy during the early modern period, and produced a unique and rich body of criminal archives. In particular, Frankfurt’s Strafenbuch, which records all criminal sentences between 1562 and 1696,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge

22Series in Early Modern History 1500-1750

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