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Product Description: The subjects Wolf addressed have dominated Homeric scholarship for almost two centuries. Especially important were his analyses of the history of writing and of the nature of Alexandrian scholarship and his consideration of the composition of the Homeric poems--which set the terms for the analyst/unitarian controversy...read more

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9780691637167, titled "Prolegomena to Homer 1795" | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: The subjects Wolf addressed have dominated Homeric scholarship for almost two centuries.

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9780691608761 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The subjects Wolf addressed have dominated Homeric scholarship for almost two centuries.
9780691102474 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, January 1, 1989), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The subjects Wolf addressed have dominated Homeric scholarship for almost two centuries.

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Product Description: Desiderius Erasmus (1466–1536) was a Dutch humanist, scholar, and social critic, and one of the most important figures of the Renaissance. The Praise of Folly is perhaps his best-known work. Originally written to amuse his friend Sir Thomas More, this satiric celebration of pleasure, youth, and intoxication irreverently pokes fun at the pieties of theologians and the foibles that make us all human, while ultimately reaffirming the value of Christian ideals...read more
By Anthony Grafton (foreword by)

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9780691165646 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 9, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Desiderius Erasmus (1466–1536) was a Dutch humanist, scholar, and social critic, and one of the most important figures of the Renaissance.

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Product Description: A follow-up to the popular Graduate Study for the 21st Century: How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities, this book seeks to expand professional development to include the personal aspects of daily lives in the humanities...read more
By Anthony Grafton (foreword by)

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9781137511522 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 15, 2015, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: A follow-up to the popular Graduate Study for the 21st Century , this book seeks to expand professional development to include the personal aspects of daily lives in the humanities.

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9781137428882 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 15, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A follow-up to the popular Graduate Study for the 21st Century: How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities, this book seeks to expand professional development to include the personal aspects of daily lives in the humanities.
9780395971475, titled "The Democratic Debate: An Introduction to American Politics/With 98 Election Supplement" | 2 edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, July 1, 1998), cover price $57.56 | also contains The Democratic Debate: An Introduction to American Politics/With 98 Election Supplement | About this edition: Book by Miroff, Bruce
9780395971468, titled "The Challenge of Democracy: Brief Edition" | 3rd packag edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, January 1, 1998), cover price $46.36 | also contains The Challenge of Democracy: Brief Edition

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Product Description: Two ace fighter pilots-one American, one Iranian-equally matched in skill and machinery. Sworn enemies destined to meet in nose-to-nose combat in the wartorn skies above the Persian Gulf-Where one must triumph...and one must die. Mike Dunn-a U...read more
By Anthony Grafton (foreword by)

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9780380763719, titled "Sidewinder" | Avon Books, September 1, 1991, cover price $4.95 | also contains Sidewinder | About this edition: Two ace fighter pilots-one American, one Iranian-equally matched in skill and machinery.

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Product Description: Paul Hazard’s magisterial, widely influential, and beloved  intellectual history offers an unforgettable account of the birth of the modern European mind in all its dynamic, inquiring, and uncertain glory. Beginning his story in the latter half of the seventeenth century, while also looking back to the Renaissance and forward to the future, Hazard traces the process by which new developmentsin the sciences, arts, philosophy, and philology came to undermine the stable foundations of the classical world, with its commitment to tradition, stability, proportion, and settled usage...read more
By Anthony Grafton (introduced by), Paul Hazard and J. Lewis May (trans)

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9781590176191 | New York Review of Books, April 9, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Paul Hazard’s magisterial, widely influential, and beloved  intellectual history offers an unforgettable account of the birth of the modern European mind in all its dynamic, inquiring, and uncertain glory.

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By Anthony Grafton (foreword by)

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9780226521367, titled "National Development and the World System: Educational, Economic, and Political Change, 1950-1970" | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 1, 1979, cover price $32.50 | also contains National Development and the World System: Educational, Economic, and Political Change, 1950-1970

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Product Description: From the late-fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories. These pioneering works - which often take surprisingly modern-sounding positions - grew from complex early modern debates about law, religion, and classical scholarship...read more

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9780521874359 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2007), cover price $78.00 | About this edition: From the late-fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories.

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9780521697149 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 31, 2007), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: From the late-fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories.

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Product Description: From the late fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories. These pioneering works grew from complex early-modern debates about law, religion, and classical scholarship...read more

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9781107606159 | Reprint edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 30, 2012), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: From the late fifteenth century onwards, scholars across Europe began to write books about how to read and evaluate histories.

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Product Description: Now in Paperback! What does history look like? How do you draw time? Cartographies of Time is the first history of the timeline, written engagingly and with incredible visuals. The authors, both accomplished writers and historians, sketch the shifting field of graphic representations of history from the beginning of the print age through the present...read more

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9781616890582 | Princeton Architectural Pr, March 21, 2012, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Now in Paperback!

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Product Description: How did people learn to distinguish between past and present? How did they come to see the past as existing in its own distinctive context? In The Birth of the Past, Zachary Sayre Schiffman explores these questions in his sweeping survey of historical thinking in the Western world...read more
By Anthony Grafton (foreword by)

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9781421402789 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, September 29, 2011, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: How did people learn to distinguish between past and present?

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Product Description: In this book Anthony Grafton lets us in on one of the great secrets of scholars and intellectuals: although scholars lead solitary lives in order to win independence of mind, they also enjoy the conviviality of sharing a project sustained by common ideals, practices, and institutions...read more

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9780674032576 | 1 edition (Harvard Univ Pr, March 31, 2009), cover price $31.50 | About this edition: In this book Anthony Grafton lets us in on one of the great secrets of scholars and intellectuals: although scholars lead solitary lives in order to win independence of mind, they also enjoy the conviviality of sharing a project sustained by common ideals, practices, and institutions.

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9780674060258 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, May 31, 2011), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In this book Anthony Grafton lets us in on one of the great secrets of scholars and intellectuals: although scholars lead solitary lives in order to win independence of mind, they also enjoy the conviviality of sharing a project sustained by common ideals, practices, and institutions.

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Product Description: Fusing high scholarship with high drama, Anthony Grafton and Joanna Weinberg uncover a secret and extraordinary aspect of a legendary Renaissance scholar’s already celebrated achievement. The French Protestant Isaac Casaubon (1559–1614) is known to us through his pedantic namesake in George Eliot’s Middlemarch...read more

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9780674048409, titled "I Have Always Loved the Holy Tongue: Isaac Casaubon, the Jews, and a Forgotten Chapter in Renaissance Scholarship" | Belknap Pr, January 3, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Fusing high scholarship with high drama, Anthony Grafton and Joanna Weinberg uncover a secret and extraordinary aspect of a legendary Renaissance scholar’s already celebrated achievement.

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Product Description: In these pathbreaking essays, Roy Rosenzweig charts the impact of new media on teaching, researching, preserving, presenting, and understanding history. Negotiating between the "cyberenthusiasts" who champion technological breakthroughs and the "digital skeptics" who fear the end of traditional humanistic scholarship, Rosenzweig re-envisions the practices and professional rites of academic historians while analyzing and advocating for the achievements of amateur historians...read more
By Anthony Grafton (introduced by) and Roy Rosenzweig

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9780231150866 | Columbia Univ Pr, December 15, 2010, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: In these pathbreaking essays, Roy Rosenzweig charts the impact of new media on teaching, researching, preserving, presenting, and understanding history.

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9780231150859 | Columbia Univ Pr, December 15, 2010, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: In these pathbreaking essays, Roy Rosenzweig charts the impact of new media on teaching, researching, preserving, presenting, and understanding history.

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Product Description: Brand new in pictorial boards no jacket as issued.

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9781568987637 | Princeton Architectural Pr, March 3, 2010, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Brand new in pictorial boards no jacket as issued.

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Product Description: Any attempt to understand the roles that textbooks played for early modern teachers and pupils must begin with the sobering realization that the field includes many books that the German word Lehrbuch and its English counterpart do not call to mind...read more

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9782600011860 | Droz Librairie, December 31, 2008, cover price $151.00 | About this edition: Any attempt to understand the roles that textbooks played for early modern teachers and pupils must begin with the sobering realization that the field includes many books that the German word Lehrbuch and its English counterpart do not call to mind.

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Product Description: When early Christians began to study the Bible, and to write their own history and that of the Jews whom they claimed to supersede, they used scholarly methods invented by the librarians and literary critics of Hellenistic Alexandria...read more

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9780674023147 | Belknap Pr, October 9, 2006, cover price $33.50 | About this edition: When early Christians began to study the Bible, and to write their own history and that of the Jews whom they claimed to supersede, they used scholarly methods invented by the librarians and literary critics of Hellenistic Alexandria.

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9780674030480 | Belknap Pr, September 15, 2008, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: When early Christians began to study the Bible, and to write their own history and that of the Jews whom they claimed to supersede, they used scholarly methods invented by the librarians and literary critics of Hellenistic Alexandria.

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Product Description: In recent years scholars have begun to acknowledge that the occult sciences were not marginal enterprises but an integral part of the worldview of many of our ancestors. Astrology was one of the many intellectual tools -- along with what we consider to be the superior tools of social and political analysis -- that Renaissance thinkers used to attack practical and intellectual problems...read more
By Anthony Grafton (editor) and William R. Newman (editor)

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9780262140751 | Mit Pr, November 1, 2001, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: In recent years scholars have begun to acknowledge that the occult sciences were not marginal enterprises but an integral part of the worldview of many of our ancestors.

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9780262640626 | Mit Pr, March 1, 2006, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: In recent years scholars have begun to acknowledge that the occult sciences were not marginal enterprises but an integral part of the worldview of many of our ancestors.

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Product Description: This volume explores the subject of religious conversion over broad expanses of time and space, considering cases from the thirteenth through the twentieth centuries and from settings across the world. Leading scholars from a variety of historical sub-fields address the theme at a moment when the utility of the concept of conversion is vigorously debated...read more
By Anthony Grafton (editor) and Kenneth Mills (editor)

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9781580461238 | Univ of Rochester Pr, July 1, 2003, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: This volume explores the subject of religious conversion over broad expanses of time and space, considering cases from the thirteenth through the twentieth centuries and from settings across the world.

Product Description: Leon Battista Alberti (1404-72) was one of the most original, creative and exciting figures of the Italian Renaissance. He wrote the first modern treatise on painting, the first modern manual of classical architecture and a powerful set of 'dialogues' about the patrician families that dominated his home city of Florence...read more

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9780809065066 | Hill & Wang Pub, April 1, 2002, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Leon Battista Alberti (1404-72) was one of the most original, creative and exciting figures of the Italian Renaissance.

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Product Description: Leon Battista Alberti (1404-1472) was one of the most exciting figures of the Italian Renaissance. He wrote the first modern treatise on painting, the first modern manual of classical architecture, and a powerful set of "dialogues" about the princely families of Florence...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809097524 | Hill & Wang Pub, September 1, 2000, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Focusing on one of the great Italian masters of the Renaissance, this fascinating portrait of the great builder shows how Alberti changed the landscape of Florence.

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9780674008687 | Harvard Univ Pr, April 15, 2002, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Leon Battista Alberti (1404-1472) was one of the most exciting figures of the Italian Renaissance.

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Product Description: Girolamo Cardano was an Italian doctor, natural philosopher, and mathematician who became a best-selling author in Renaissance Europe. He was also a leading astrologer of his day, whose predictions won him access to some of the most powerful people in sixteenth-century Europe...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780674095557 | Harvard Univ Pr, January 1, 2000, cover price $54.00 | About this edition: Girolamo Cardano was an Italian doctor, natural philosopher, and mathematician who became a best-selling author in Renaissance Europe.

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9780674006706 | Harvard Univ Pr, November 15, 2001, cover price $21.50 | About this edition: Girolamo Cardano was an Italian doctor, natural philosopher, and mathematician who became a best-selling author in Renaissance Europe.

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Product Description: This volume examines the transformation in ways of studying naturethat took place in Western Europe during the fifteenth and sixteenthcenturies.This volume examines the transformation in ways of studying nature that took place in Western Europe during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Anthony Grafton (editor) and Nancy Siraisi (editor)

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9780262071932 | Mit Pr, May 1, 2000, cover price $12.75 | About this edition: This volume examines the transformation in ways of studying naturethat took place in Western Europe during the fifteenth and sixteenthcenturies.

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