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Product Description: "Would there have been a Renaissance without translation?" Karen Newman and Jane Tylus ask in their Introduction to this wide-ranging group of essays on the uses of translation in an era formative for the modern age. The early modern period saw cross-cultural translation on a massive scale...read more
By Jane Tylus (editor)

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9780812247404 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, August 3, 2015, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: "Would there have been a Renaissance without translation?

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Product Description: Jane Tylus’s Siena is a compelling and intimate portrait of this most secretive of cities, often overlooked by travelers to Italy. Cultural history, intellectual memoir, travelogue, and guidebook, it takes the reader on a quest of discovery through the well- and not-so-well-traveled roads and alleys of a town both medieval and modern...read more

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9780226207827 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 15, 2015, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Jane Tylus’s Siena is a compelling and intimate portrait of this most secretive of cities, often overlooked by travelers to Italy.

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Product Description: Gaspara Stampa (1523?-1554) is one of the finest female poets ever to write in Italian. Although she was lauded for her singing during her lifetime, her success and critical reputation as a poet emerged only after her verse was republished in the early eighteenth century...read more
By Gaspara Stampa, Troy Tower (editor) and Jane Tylus (trans)

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9780226770710 | Bilingual edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 30, 2010), cover price $127.00 | About this edition: Gaspara Stampa (1523?

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Product Description: Gaspara Stampa (1523?-1554) is one of the finest female poets ever to write in Italian. Although she was lauded for her singing during her lifetime, her success and critical reputation as a poet emerged only after her verse was republished in the early eighteenth century...read more
By Gaspara Stampa, Troy Tower (editor) and Jane Tylus (editor)

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9780226770727 | Bilingual edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 30, 2010), cover price $43.00 | About this edition: Gaspara Stampa (1523?

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Product Description: Catherine of Siena (1347–1380) wrote almost four hundred epistles in her lifetime, effectively insinuating herself into the literary, political, and theological debates of her day. At the same time, as the daughter of a Sienese dyer, Catherine had no formal education, and her accomplishments were considered miracles rather than the work of her own hand...read more

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9780226821283 | Univ of Chicago Pr, March 15, 2009, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: Catherine of Siena (1347–1380) wrote almost four hundred epistles in her lifetime, effectively insinuating herself into the literary, political, and theological debates of her day.

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Product Description: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Volume C offers a fresh and highly teachable presentation of the varieties of world literature from the early modern period.
By David Damrosch (editor), David L. Pike (editor), Jane Tylus and Pauline Yu (contributor)

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9780205625970 | 2 edition (Longman Pub Group, June 30, 2008), cover price $77.20 | About this edition: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Volume C offers a fresh and highly teachable presentation of the varieties of world literature from the early modern period.

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Product Description: Delivers the inside track on how to make a difference in clients' businesses by managing the new communications paradigm. * Deals with the complex intra-relationships between the brand, the consumer and the media channels, providing a thorough grasp of the total media-buying scene in which media owners have to compete...read more
By Paul A. Ferrara (editor), Eugenio L. Giusti (editor), Robert J. Rodini (editor) and Jane Tylus (editor)

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9781884419621 | Bordighera Inc, April 1, 2004, cover price $55.01 | About this edition: Delivers the inside track on how to make a difference in clients' businesses by managing the new communications paradigm.

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By David Damrosch (editor), Sheldon Pollock (contributor), Jane Tylus (editor) and Pauline Yu (contributor)

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9780321169792 | 1 edition (Longman Pub Group, February 1, 2004), cover price $65.33

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Product Description: L'Histoire de la Reine Berthe et du Roy Pepin est l'oeuvre d'un prosateur anonyme du XVe siècle s'inspirant de Berte aus grans piés, la célèbre chanson de geste rimée vers 1275 par le ménestrel brabançon Adenet le Roi. La légende relate les péripéties de Berthe, fille du roi Florant de Hongrie et de Blanchefleur, femme de Pépin le Bref et future mère de Charlemagne...read more
By Jane Tylus (editor)

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9782600004985 | Droz Librairie, December 31, 2001, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: L'Histoire de la Reine Berthe et du Roy Pepin est l'oeuvre d'un prosateur anonyme du XVe siècle s'inspirant de Berte aus grans piés, la célèbre chanson de geste rimée vers 1275 par le ménestrel brabançon Adenet le Roi.

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Product Description: The most prominent woman in Renaissance Florence, Lucrezia Tornabuoni de' Medici (1425-1482) lived during her city's golden age. Wife of Piero de' Medici and mother of Lorenzo the Magnificent, Tornabuoni exerted considerable influence on Florence's political and social affairs...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226808529 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The most prominent woman in Renaissance Florence, Lucrezia Tornabuoni de' Medici (1425-1482) lived during her city's golden age.

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9780226808543 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 1, 2001, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: The most prominent woman in Renaissance Florence, Lucrezia Tornabuoni de' Medici (1425-1482) lived during her city's golden age.

Product Description: The epic tradition has been part of many different cultures throughout human history. This noteworthy collection of essays provides a comparative reassessment of epic and its role in the ancient, medieval, and modern worlds, as it explores the variety of contemporary approaches to the epic genre...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Margaret H. Beissinger (editor), Jane Tylus (editor) and Susanne L. Wofford (editor)

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9780520210370 | Univ of California Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The epic tradition has been part of many different cultures throughout human history.

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9780520210387 | Univ of California Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: The epic tradition has been part of many different cultures throughout human history.

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Product Description: Combining historical and theoretical sophistication with close readings of major Renaissance texts, this book argues that late-sixteenth- and early-seventeenth- century writers were far more vulnerable to the secular and ecclesiastical authorities on whom they depended for their livelihoods than were writers of an earlier era...read more

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9780804721387 | Stanford Univ Pr, August 1, 1993, cover price $57.95 | About this edition: Combining historical and theoretical sophistication with close readings of major Renaissance texts, this book argues that late-sixteenth- and early-seventeenth- century writers were far more vulnerable to the secular and ecclesiastical authorities on whom they depended for their livelihoods than were writers of an earlier era.

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