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  • The History of British Deism book cover

    The History of British Deism

    1st Edition

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1994-12-15
    Routledge

  • History and Religion in Late Antique Syria book cover

    History and Religion in Late Antique Syria

    1st Edition

    By Han J.W. Drijvers

    The studies in this volume are drawn together from a widely scattered set of publications, many difficult of access. They exemplify the variety of influences - religious, cultural, political - that interacted in Syria in Late Antiquity, and the range of responses that these evoked in changing…

    Hardback – 1994-10-20
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Books, Scribes and Learning in the Frankish Kingdoms, 6th–9th centuries book cover

    Books, Scribes and Learning in the Frankish Kingdoms, 6th–9th centuries

    1st Edition

    By Rosamond McKitterick

    The focus of this volume is the book production of the Frankish regions of Western Europe in the early Middle Ages. By means of a detailed scrutiny of individual manuscripts, groups of manuscripts, and categories of texts, Dr McKitterick shows how they can be used to throw light on questions such…

    Hardback – 1994-09-29
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Religion paysanne et religion urbaine en Toscane (c.1280–c.1450) book cover

    Religion paysanne et religion urbaine en Toscane (c.1280–c.1450)

    1st Edition

    By Charles M. de la Roncière

    The subject of this volume is that of the establishment and embedding in the Tuscan countryside, and especially round Florence, of the new forms of piety propagated above all by the Mendicant orders. The volume brings together Professor de La Roncière's major articles on this topic, both detailed…

    Hardback – 1994-09-29
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Law and Liturgy in the Latin Church, 5th–12th Centuries book cover

    Law and Liturgy in the Latin Church, 5th–12th Centuries

    1st Edition

    By Roger E. Reynolds

    The two themes brought together in this volume - the canon law and the liturgy of the early medieval Latin Church - have close links, as these articles reveal. At the basis of this lies that fact that the collections and manuscripts with which Professor Reynolds is concerned provide the source…

    Hardback – 1994-09-29
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Islam and the Abode of War: Military Slaves and Islamic Adversaries book cover

    Islam and the Abode of War

    Military Slaves and Islamic Adversaries, 1st Edition

    By David Ayalon

    This fourth selection of studies by David Ayalon takes up the theme of the preceding volume, that of the opposition between the Abode of Islam and the external world, the Abode of War. Similarly, a number of the articles are concerned with the impact of outsiders, moving into the world of Islam,…

    Hardback – 1994-09-29
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • En rémission des péchés: Recherches sur les Systèmes Pénitentiels dans l'Eglise Latine book cover

    En rémission des péchés

    Recherches sur les Systèmes Pénitentiels dans l'Eglise Latine, 1st Edition

    By Cyrille Vogel, Alexandre Faivre

    The studies by Cyrille Vogel (1919-1982) collected here provide a detailed exposition of the penitential system of the Latin Church and its evolution during the Middle Ages. They complement in this way the general treatment of his books and document the stages of the system's development - from…

    Hardback – 1994-07-07
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • La connaissance de l’Islam dans l’Occident médiéval book cover

    La connaissance de l’Islam dans l’Occident médiéval

    1st Edition

    By Marie-Thérèse d’Alverny, Charles Burnett

    This volume, the second in the series of Marie-Thérèse d’Alverny’s selected articles to be published by Variorum, gathers the majority of her studies on the understanding of Islam in the West from the early Middle Ages until the mid-13th century; some related works will be included in a further…

    Hardback – 1994-06-30
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Robert Grosseteste, Exegete and Philosopher book cover

    Robert Grosseteste, Exegete and Philosopher

    1st Edition

    By James McEvoy

    Robert Grosseteste was one of the most eminent and universal scholars of his time. At his death, in 1253, as Bishop of Lincoln, he left behind him a literary heritage, which contemporary scholarship is still trying to come fully to terms with. This volume offers a series of studies concerning…

    Hardback – 1994-06-30
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Optics, Astronomy and Logic: Studies in Arabic Science and Philosophy book cover

    Optics, Astronomy and Logic

    Studies in Arabic Science and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By A.I. Sabra

    Running through the articles in this volume is the theme of the appropriation and subsequent naturalization of Greek science by scholars in the world of medieval Islam. The opening paper presents the historiography of this process, and the focus is then placed on Ibn al-Haytham, one of the most…

    Hardback – 1994-04-14
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • La doctrine canonique médiévale book cover

    La doctrine canonique médiévale

    1st Edition

    By Jean Gaudemet

    The question these articles seek to respond to, in this fifth collection by Jean Gaudemet to be published by Variorum, is how the intellectual elite of the medieval Church perceived the institutions among which they lived - how they portrayed them, and how they sought to influence them. Whether…

    Hardback – 1994-03-17
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Military Orders and Crusades book cover

    Military Orders and Crusades

    1st Edition

    By Alan Forey

    The first eight studies in this volume seek to address a series of questions concerning the emergence and the role of the military orders in the 12th and 13th centuries: the reasons for the appearance of the institution, the recruitment and instruction of novices, and, though the military orders…

    Hardback – 1994-02-17
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

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