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  • From Ephrem to Romanos: Interactions between Syriac and Greek in Late Antiquity book cover

    From Ephrem to Romanos

    Interactions between Syriac and Greek in Late Antiquity, 1st Edition

    By Sebastian Brock

    It is often forgotten that many people in Late Antique Syria were bilingual in Syriac and Greek. The 16 articles in this volume explore different aspects of the interaction between these two literary cultures, exemplified in the works of two of the greatest Christian poets and hymnographers of the…

    Hardback – 1999-06-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies in Gregorian Chant book cover

    Studies in Gregorian Chant

    1st Edition

    By Ruth Steiner

    Manuscript sources and the diversity of the musical traditions they preserve form the focus of this collection of eighteen essays on Gregorian Chant. Ruth Steiner investigates chants of various types: invitatory tones and antiphons, responsories and prosulae, Mass chants and chants of the Divine…

    Hardback – 1999-06-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Lutherans and Calvinists in the Age of Confessionalism book cover

    Lutherans and Calvinists in the Age of Confessionalism

    1st Edition

    By Bodo Nischan

    This volume deals with religion and politics in late and post-Reformation Germany, in particular the relationship between Lutherans and Calvinists. Nischan explores three major topics: first, how Lutherans and Reformed used sermons and ritual to develop a sense of denominational identity; second,…

    Hardback – 1999-06-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • English Church Polyphony: Singers and Sources from the 14th to the 17th Century book cover

    English Church Polyphony

    Singers and Sources from the 14th to the 17th Century, 1st Edition

    By Roger Bowers

    The theme of the essays in this volume is the identification of the resources which between c.1320 and 1642 the English church saw fit to provide for the performance of the music of its liturgy. Individual essays describe the music and the choirs of Canterbury and Lincoln Cathedrals, Winchester…

    Hardback – 1999-04-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Ibn Khaldun and the Medieval Maghrib book cover

    Ibn Khaldun and the Medieval Maghrib

    1st Edition

    By Michael Brett

    The book deals with the history of North Africa in the Middle Ages. It examines the formation of a society increasingly influenced by Arabic, as well as Islamic, culture after the Arab conquests of the 7th and early 8th centuries which gradually brought the Roman Christian civilisation of the…

    Hardback – 1999-03-15
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    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Jews and Arabs in Pre- and Early Islamic Arabia book cover

    Jews and Arabs in Pre- and Early Islamic Arabia

    1st Edition

    By Michael Lecker

    Most of the articles in this volume belong to what can be described as the preparatory work which is prerequisite to the study of pre- and early Islamic history. Lecker’s interests include tribal Arabia (including tribes in the Yemen and Hadramawt), the history of the Arabian Jews, the biography of…

    Hardback – 1998-12-21
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies in Medieval Islamic Technology: From Philo to al-Jazari – from Alexandria to Diyar Bakr book cover

    Studies in Medieval Islamic Technology

    From Philo to al-Jazari – from Alexandria to Diyar Bakr, 1st Edition

    By Donald R. Hill, edited by David King

    These studies represent the major contributions to the history of Islamic technology during the second half of the 20th century beside Donald Hill’s separate publications on the mechanical devices of Pseudo-Apollonios, the Banu Musa and al-Jazari. A gifted linguist who was trained as a historian of…

    Hardback – 1998-12-21
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • William Cobbett: Selected Writings book cover

    William Cobbett: Selected Writings

    1st Edition

    By Leonora Nattrass

    William Cobbett (1763-1835) was a prolific writer, best known as the anti-Radical founder of Cobbett's "Political Register" which ran from 1802-35. This collection of his writings presents the texts fully reset and annotated with biographical and analytical introductions.…

    Hardback – 1998-11-01
    Routledge
    The Pickering Masters

  • Christians and Jews in Dispute: Disputational Literature and the Rise of Anti-Judaism in the West (c.1000–1150) book cover

    Christians and Jews in Dispute

    Disputational Literature and the Rise of Anti-Judaism in the West (c.1000–1150), 1st Edition

    By Anna Sapir Abulafia

    The articles brought together here use anti-Jewish disputational literature to shed light on the rise of anti-Judaism in the West. Christian theologians at this time were particularly interested to work out the relationship between Christianity and Judaism because they were in the process of…

    Hardback – 1998-07-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Liturgical Calendars, Saints and Services in Medieval England book cover

    Liturgical Calendars, Saints and Services in Medieval England

    1st Edition

    By Richard W. Pfaff

    This book includes four hitherto unpublished papers together with a substantial introductory historiographical and bibliographical overview. Many of the studies concern the liturgical views of figures like Lanfranc, St Hugh of Lincoln, and William of Malmesbury (an edition of William’s Abbreviatio…

    Hardback – 1998-07-23
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Canon Law, the Expansion of Europe, and World Order book cover

    Canon Law, the Expansion of Europe, and World Order

    1st Edition

    By James Muldoon

    The articles in this volume trace the development of the theory that humanity forms a single world community and that there exists a body of law governing the relations among the members of that community. These ideas first appeared in the writings of the medieval canon lawyers and received their…

    Hardback – 1998-07-23
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Gospel Books and Early Latin Manuscripts book cover

    Gospel Books and Early Latin Manuscripts

    1st Edition

    By Patrick McGurk

    Gospel books are the most numerous and important of surviving early medieval Latin manuscripts, and these essays represent stages in an examination of their structure, arrangement, contents, and texts. New details and aspects of the books, links between Gospel texts of different regions and…

    Hardback – 1998-06-10
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

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