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Charles R. Young, ed.
The Twelfth-Century Renaissance.
Published New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1969.
Series: European Problem Studies.
Binding: paperback, stitch bound.
Printed in the USA.
Page count: [vi],116pp.
Main language: English.
Overall condition fair: the covers on this copy are a bit scuffed, some frays on the edges and corners; some foxing on the page edges; the spine is a bit wrinkled and frayed, but not otherwise creased from reading, and the text appears to be free of marking.
This item £5.00
plus P&P £2.00 within the UK
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Weight without packaging: 201g.
Please note: the book is intended as an introductory reader, so the selections are extracted from longer books or articles, and have their titles changed from the original publications.
Munro, Period of new life;
Haskins, Renaissance of the 12th c.;
Heer, An open society;
Southern, Latin culture becomes widespread;
Leclerq, Monastic culture as link with Antiquity;
Sanford, History as a continuous thread;
Heckscher, Classical concepts in a new setting;
Liebeschütz, A new Christian humanism;
Gilson, Philosophical humanism in the 13th c.;
Paré, Brunet & Tremblay, Scholasticism as a Renaissance;
Knowles, Difference between scholasticism & humanism;
Ghellinck, Scholasticism as destructive of humanist tradition;
Nitze, Contrasts outweigh the similarities [on Italian & 12th-c. Renaissances];
Renucci, Italian Renaissance as outgrowth of 12th-c. Renaissance;
Kristeller, Call for historical pluralism.
Illustrations: 1, monochrome
Maps & plans: no
Notes: at foot of page
Bibliography: 'suggested additional readings', 4pp
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