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Product Description: The name Erasmus of Rotterdam conjures up a golden age of scholarly integrity. However, as Lisa Jardine portrays him, Erasmus self-consciously created his own reputation as the central figure of the European intellectual world.

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9780691057002 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1993, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: The name Erasmus of Rotterdam conjures up a golden age of scholarly integrity.

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9780691606811 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: The name Erasmus of Rotterdam conjures up a golden age of scholarly integrity.
9780691001579 | Reprint edition (Princeton Univ Pr, February 1, 1995), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: The name Erasmus of Rotterdam conjures up a golden age of scholarly integrity.

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Product Description: P.S. Allens edition of the correspondence of Erasmus, published in twelve volumes between 1906 and 1958, initiated a new epoch in the study of both Renaissance humanism and the Reformation. The 2006 conference held at Corpus Christi College, Oxford to mark the centenary of Allen's edition presented a wide-ranging overview of the current state of Erasmus scholarship, including a survey of the discoveries of letters to and from Erasmus unknown to Allen, the printing for the first time since 1529 of the opening section of an important letter to Erasmus from Germain de Brie, an account of the crucial role played by Ulrich von Hutten in the publication of the dialogue Iulius exclusus e coelis, and several studies of the influence of Erasmus's thought on the political and theological controversies of early-modern Europe...read more
By Lisa Jardine (foreword by) and Stephen Ryle (editor)

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9782503530307 | Brepols Pub, April 28, 2014, cover price $144.00 | About this edition: P.

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Product Description: The Tanner Lectures on Human Values, founded July 1, 1978, at Clare Hall, Cambridge University, was established by the American scholar, industrialist, and philanthropist Obert Clark Tanner. Lectureships are awarded to outstanding scholars or leaders in broadly defined fields of human values and transcend ethnic, national, religious, or ideological distinctions...read more

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9781607812487 | Univ of Utah Pr, August 15, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The Tanner Lectures on Human Values, founded July 1, 1978, at Clare Hall, Cambridge University, was established by the American scholar, industrialist, and philanthropist Obert Clark Tanner.

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Product Description: The Letters of Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia is the first edition, in three volumes, of Elizabeth Stuart's complete letters ever published. Elizabeth Stuart (1596-1662), also known as Electress Palatine of the Rhine or Queen of Bohemia, was the daughter of King James VI & I and Anna of Denmark, and a key religious, political, and cultural figure in early modern Europe...read more
By Robyn Adams (editor), Nadine Akkerman (editor), Lisa Jardine (editor) and Steve Murdoch (editor)

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9780199551088 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 2011, cover price $255.00 | About this edition: The Letters of Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia is the first edition, in three volumes, of Elizabeth Stuart's complete letters ever published.

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Product Description: The Tanner Lectures on Human Values were founded July 1, 1978, at Clare Hall, Cambridge University, by American scholar, industrialist, and philanthropist Obert Clark Tanner, to advance and reflect upon scholarly and scientific learning related to human values...read more

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9781607810193 | Univ of Utah Pr, April 15, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: The Tanner Lectures on Human Values were founded July 1, 1978, at Clare Hall, Cambridge University, by American scholar, industrialist, and philanthropist Obert Clark Tanner, to advance and reflect upon scholarly and scientific learning related to human values.

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9780062043382 | Harpercollins, October 5, 2010, cover price $9.99

An exploration of the conflict that ended the reign of Napoleon draws on new evidence about how the battle was lost, offering extensive background information about the political, strategic, and historical factors of the time while sharing new insights into the tactics employed by the French cavalry.

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9780060762155 | Reprint edition (Perennial, January 1, 2006), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: An exploration of the conflict that ended the reign of Napoleon draws on new evidence about how the battle was lost, offering extensive background information about the political, strategic, and historical factors of the time while sharing new insights into the tactics employed by the French cavalry.

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9780062047366 | Harpercollins, October 5, 2010, cover price $10.99

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Product Description: By modern standards Bacon's writings are striking in their range and diversity, and they are too often considered a separate specialist concerns in isolation from each other. Dr Jardine finds a unifying principle in Bacon's preoccupation with 'method', the evaluation and organisation of information as a procedure of investigation or of presentation...read more

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9780521204941 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1975, cover price $49.95 | also contains Icky Animals! Small and Gross | About this edition: By modern standards Bacon's writings are striking in their range and diversity, and they are too often considered a separate specialist concerns in isolation from each other.

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9780521109086 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 29, 2009), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: By modern standards Bacon's writings are striking in their range and diversity, and they are too often considered a separate specialist concerns in isolation from each other.

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Product Description: In Going Dutch, renowned writer Lisa Jardine tells the remarkable history of the relationship between England and Holland, two of Europe’s most important colonial powers at the dawn of the modern age. Jardine, the author of The Awful End of Prince William the Silent, demonstrates that England’s rise did not come at the expense of the Dutch as is commonly thought, but was actually a “handing on” of the baton of cultural and intellectual supremacy to a nation expanding in international power and influence...read more

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9780060774080 | Harpercollins, September 1, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In Going Dutch, renowned writer Lisa Jardine tells the remarkable history of the relationship between England and Holland, two of Europe’s most important colonial powers at the dawn of the modern age.

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9780060774097 | Reprint edition (Perennial, September 1, 2009), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: In Going Dutch, renowned writer Lisa Jardine tells the remarkable history of the relationship between England and Holland, two of Europe’s most important colonial powers at the dawn of the modern age.

Traces the career of the seventeenth-century Chief Surveyor, noting his work for London's rebuilding after the fire of 1666, his role in the emergence of modern science, and his place in the scientific revolution of the period.

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9780060538972 | Harpercollins, February 1, 2004, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Traces the career of the seventeenth-century Chief Surveyor, noting his work for London's rebuilding after the fire of 1666, his role in the emergence of modern science, and his place in the scientific revolution of the period.

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9780060538989 | Reprint edition (Perennial, February 1, 2005), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Traces the career of the seventeenth-century Chief Surveyor, noting his work for London's rebuilding after the fire of 1666, his role in the emergence of modern science, and his place in the scientific revolution of the period.

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9781435291829 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 29, 2008), cover price $24.95

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Product Description: A collection of the provocative and inspirational talks given by Lisa on her weekly BBC Radio 4 show. A leading academic, who embraces both the arts and sciences, she has the gift of making her subject accessible to a mainstream audience.

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9781848090194 | Gardners Books, March 20, 2008, cover price $23.45 | About this edition: A collection of the provocative and inspirational talks given by Lisa on her weekly BBC Radio 4 show.

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Provides a compelling account of the 1584 shooting of the Protestant Prince William of Orange by a French Catholic, assessing the impact of the assassination on the history of Europe, the struggle of the Netherlands to overthrow Catholic rule, and its implications for other heads-of-state forced to confront threats against their own lives. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9780060838355 | Harpercollins, February 1, 2006, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: An account of the 1584 shooting of the Protestant Prince William of Orange by a French Catholic, assessing the struggle of the Netherlands to overthrow Catholic rule, and its implications for other heads-of-state fearful of assassination.

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9780060838362 | Reprint edition (Perennial, February 1, 2007), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Provides a compelling account of the 1584 shooting of the Protestant Prince William of Orange by a French Catholic, assessing the impact of the assassination on the history of Europe, the struggle of the Netherlands to overthrow Catholic rule, and its implications for other heads-of-state forced to confront threats against their own lives.

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Product Description: Reading Shakespeare Historically is a passionate, provocative book by one of the most renowned and popular Renaissance scholars writing today. Charting ten years of critical development, these challenging, witty essays shed new light on Renaissance studies...read more

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9780415134897 | Routledge, May 1, 1996, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: Reading Shakespeare Historically is a passionate, provocative book by one of the most renowned and popular Renaissance scholars writing today.

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9780415134903 | Routledge, June 1, 1996, cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Reading Shakespeare Historically is a passionate, provocative book by one of the most renowned and popular Renaissance scholars writing today.

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Product Description: The first 8 books of a new range (The World Of...), covering core curriculum topics in KS3 English, Maths, Science and French. Ideas are placed within the context of real-life scenarios to make the topics relevant and interesting...read more

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9781843155515 | Letts Educational, July 1, 2005, cover price $8.20 | About this edition: The first 8 books of a new range (The World Of.

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A detailed and gripping account of the assassination in 1584 of Prince William of Orange, and the shockwaves it sent through an age.

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9780007192571 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, May 17, 2005, cover price $23.15 | About this edition: A detailed and gripping account of the assassination in 1584 of Prince William of Orange, and the shockwaves it sent through an age.

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Product Description: Looking outward for confirmation of who they were and what defined them as "civilized," Europeans encountered the returning gaze of what we now call the East, in particular the attention of the powerful Ottoman Empire. Global Interests explores the historical interactions that arose from these encounters as it considers three less-examined art objects—portrait medals, tapestries, and equestrian art—from a fresh and stimulating perspective...read more

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9780801438080 | Cornell Univ Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: By analyzing art and luxury items, the authors re-examine the Renaissance and cultural identity, demonstrating how the influence of international trade helped shape culture in Europe.

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9781861891662 | Reaktion Books, April 1, 2005, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Looking outward for confirmation of who they were and what defined them as "civilized," Europeans encountered the returning gaze of what we now call the East, in particular the attention of the powerful Ottoman Empire.

An exploration of the conflict that ended the reign of Napoleon draws on new evidence about how the battle was lost, offering extensive background information about the political, strategic, and historical factors of the time while sharing new insights into the tactics employed by the French cavalry. 35,000 first printing.
By Amanda Foreman (editor), Lisa Jardine (editor) and Andrew Roberts

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9780060088668 | Harpercollins, February 23, 2005, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: An exploration of the conflict that ended the reign of Napoleon draws on new evidence about how the battle was lost, offering extensive background information about the political, strategic, and historical factors of the time while sharing new insights into the tactics employed by the French cavalry.

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Product Description: This collection of essays explores different perceptions of space, taking the reader on a journey from the inner space of the mind to the vacuum beyond Earth. Eight leading researchers span a broad range of fields, from the arts and humanities to the natural sciences...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Neal Ascherson (contributor), John Barrow (contributor), Char Davies (contributor), Robert Howell (editor), Francois Penz (editor) and Gregory Radick (editor)

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9780521823760 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 10, 2004, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This collection of essays explores different perceptions of space, taking the reader on a journey from the inner space of the mind to the vacuum beyond Earth.

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A portrait of Royal Society founder Christopher Wren describes his mathematical and scientific genius as well as his design and construction of St. Paul's Cathedral and other public structures in seventeenth-century England. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

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9780060959104 | Reprint edition (Perennial, February 1, 2004), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A portrait of Royal Society founder Christopher Wren describes his mathematical and scientific genius as well as his design and construction of St.

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Product Description: A widespread sympathy for a neglected figure of seventeenth-century science is being displaced by something more positive--a mixture of astonishment at the extraordinary range and diversity of his talents, esteem for the originality and acumen of his science, admiration for his administrative capability and civic integrity, and fascination at the energy, emotion, and frailty evident in a life fully engaged with the world of Restoration London...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780198525790 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 29, 2003, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: A widespread sympathy for a neglected figure of seventeenth-century science is being displaced by something more positive--a mixture of astonishment at the extraordinary range and diversity of his talents, esteem for the originality and acumen of his science, admiration for his administrative capability and civic integrity, and fascination at the energy, emotion, and frailty evident in a life fully engaged with the world of Restoration London.

A portrait of Royal Society founder Christopher Wren describes his mathematical and scientific genius as well as his design and construction of St. Paul's Cathedral and other public structures in seventeenth-century England. (view table of contents)

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9780060199746 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, February 1, 2003), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: A portrait of Royal Society founder Christopher Wren describes his mathematical and scientific genius as well as his design and construction of St.

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The author of the critically acclaimed Worldly Goods presents a thoughtful reassessment of the Renaissance in terms of its influence on the history of science, relating the era's imaginative, artistic endeavors to the creative inspiration behind the scientific discoveries of the period. Reprint. 20,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780385493253 | 1 edition (Doubleday, December 1, 1999), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Reassesses the Renaissance in terms of its influence on the history of science, relating the era's imaginative, artistic endeavors to the creative inspiration behind the scientific discoveries of the period

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9780385720014 | Anchor Books, December 1, 2000, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The author of the critically acclaimed Worldly Goods presents a thoughtful reassessment of the Renaissance in terms of its influence on the history of science, relating the era's imaginative, artistic endeavors to the creative inspiration behind the scientific discoveries of the period.

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Product Description: The statesman, scientist, and philosopher Francis Bacon (1561-1626) lived a divided life. Was he a noble scholar, or a conniving political crook? Was he a homosexual? Lisa Jardine and Alan Stewart draw upon previously untapped sources to create a controversial, nuanced portrait of the quintessential "Renaissance man," one whose achievements, while enormous, were nonetheless sadly circumscribed by his class and station...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780809055395 | Hill & Wang Pub, April 1, 1999, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Was Sir Francis Bacon a noble scholar or a conniving crook?

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9780809055401 | Hill & Wang Pub, October 1, 2000, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The statesman, scientist, and philosopher Francis Bacon (1561-1626) lived a divided life.

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Explores significant business dealings between artists and patrons in a historical tour through the Renaissance that posits that the period's fabulous advances in culture were tied to the creation of wealth

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9780385476843 | Bantam Dell Pub Group, June 1, 1996, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: A historical tour through the Renaissance states that the creation of culture during the period was tied to the creation of wealth, identifying the significant business dealings between artist and patron

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9780393318661 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Explores significant business dealings between artists and patrons in a historical tour through the Renaissance that posits that the period's fabulous advances in culture were tied to the creation of wealth

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