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Texts

Elizabeth I
Queen Elizabeth's Englishings of Boethius, Plutarch and Horace; Caroline Pemberton, ed.. (hb) £20.00



Reference

Betty Radice
Who's Who in the Ancient World: A Handbook to the Survivors of the Greek and Roman Classics. (pb) £2.00


William Smith
A Classical Dictionary, Biographical, Mythological, and Geographical; revised edn. (hb) £4.50


Jon R. Stone
More Latin for the Illiterati. (pb) £4.00



Secondary sources

A. C. Clark
The Descent of Manuscripts. (hb) £12.00


Marilyn Desmond
Reading Dido: Gender, Textuality and the Medieval Aeneid. (hb) £20.00


George D. Economou
The Goddess Natura in Medieval Literature. (hb) £12.00


Michael G. Hanly
Boccaccio, Beauvau, Chaucer: Troilus and Criseyde, Four Perspectives on Influence. (hb) £6.50


James McGregor
The Shades of Aeneas: the Imitation of Vergil and the History of Paganism in Boccaccio's Filostrato, Filocolo, and Teseida. (hb) £6.50


Lawrence Nees
A Tainted Mantle: Hercules and the Classical Tradition at the Carolingian Court. (hb) £15.00


Theresa Tinkle
Medieval Venuses and Cupids: Sexuality, Hermeneutics, & English Poetry. (hb) £17.00


Roberto Weiss
The Dawn of Humanism in Italy. (pb) £5.00


Arthur M. Young
Echoes of Two Cultures. (pb) £5.00



Books & journals containing related material

[Journal].
Medievalia et Humanistica, New Series No. 15 (1987): The Early Renaissance. (hb) £11.00


Ernest Barker, trans.
From Alexander to Constantine: Social and Political Ideas 336 BC - AD 337. (hb) £10.00


Kenneth R. Bartlett, ed.
The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance: A Sourcebook. (pb) £6.50


Derek Brewer, ed.
Geoffrey Chaucer: The Writer and his Background. (pb) £10.00


Deno John Geanakoplos
Interaction of the "Sibling" Byzantine and Western Cultures in the Middle Ages and Italian Renaissance (330-1600). (hb) £80.00


Cyrus H. Gordon
Before Columbus: Links Between the Old World and Ancient America. (hb) £8.00


Vernon Lee
Euphorion: Being Studies of the Antique and the Mediæval in the Renaissance. (hb) £9.50


David Nicholas
The Transformation of Europe 1300-1600. (pb) £12.50


Teresa Pérez-Higuera
The Art of Time: Medieval Calendars and the Zodiac. (hb) £8.00


Kim Power
Veiled Desire: Augustine's Writings on Women. (pb) £14.50


Felicity Riddy, ed.
Prestige, Authority and Power in Late-Medieval Manuscripts and Texts. (hb) £27.50


Norman R. Shapiro, trans.
The Comedy of Eros: Medieval French Guides to the Art of Love, 2nd edn. (pb) £8.00


Peter Watson and Cecilia Todeschini
The Medici Conspiracy: The Illicit Journey of Looted Antiquities from Italy's Tomb Raiders to the World's Greatest Museums. (hb) £5.00


L. P. Wilkinson
Ovid Surveyed, an abridgement for the general reader of "Ovid Recalled". (pb) £12.00


Charles R. Young, ed.
The Twelfth-Century Renaissance. (pb) £5.00



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