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The Resource Essays in Renaissance Thought and Letters : In Honor of John Monfasani, edited by Alison Frazier and Patrick Nold

Essays in Renaissance Thought and Letters : In Honor of John Monfasani, edited by Alison Frazier and Patrick Nold

Label
Essays in Renaissance Thought and Letters : In Honor of John Monfasani
Title
Essays in Renaissance Thought and Letters
Title remainder
In Honor of John Monfasani
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alison Frazier and Patrick Nold
Contributor
Editor
Honouree
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • grc
  • lat
  • grc
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
"Essays in Renaissance Thought and Letters is a volume dedicated to John Monfasani, renowned scholar of Latin and Greek rhetoric and philosophy. These essays range from Antiquity to the Enlightenment, in genre from learned notes to editiones principes, and in discipline from intellectual to socio-economic history. An introduction to Monfasani's life and works, and a list of his opera open the volume. Contributors include Michael J.B. Allen, Sándor Bene, Concetta Bianca, Robert Black, Christopher Celenza, Brian Copenhaver, John Demetracopoulos, James Hankins, Martin Hinterberger, Thomas Izbicki, David Jacoby, Peter Mack, Lodi Nauta, David Rundle, David Rutherford, Chris Schabel, April Shelford, and Thomas M. Ward"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.2/1
Index
index present
Language note
English with selections in Greek and Latin, and English translation
LC call number
CB361
LC item number
.E777 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Brill's studies in intellectual history,
Series volume
volume 241
Label
Essays in Renaissance Thought and Letters : In Honor of John Monfasani, edited by Alison Frazier and Patrick Nold
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Patrick Nold and Alison Frazier -- Publications, 1969-2014 -- John Monfasani -- Part 1. Notes -- Byzantines at Rome in the fifteenth century / Concetta Bianca -- Badgering for books : Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini and Leonardo Bruni's translation of Aristotle's Politics / Thomas Izbicki -- Heralds of antiquity : Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini and the British "Thucydides" / David Rundle -- Petrus Crinitus and ancient Latin poetry / Christopher S. Celenza -- Erasmus's use of George Trapezuntius of Crete in De conscribendis epistolis / Peter Mack -- Part 2. Essays -- The Byzantine social elite and the market economy, eleventh to mid-fifteenth century / David Jacoby -- George of Trebizond, Renaissance libertarian? / James Hankins -- The School of San Lorenzo, Niccolo Machiavelli, Paolo Sassi, and Benedetto Riccardini / Robert Black -- Renaissance sources in medieval mirrors for princes : Petrarch and Andreas Pannonius / Sandor Bene -- Marsilio Ficino as a reader of Proclus and most notably of Proclus's In Parmenidem / Michael J.B. Allen -- De-essentializing the world : Valla, Agricola, Vives, and Nizolio on universals and topics / Lodi Nauta -- The quest for certainty in fact and faith : Pierre-Daniel Huet and Josephus' Testimonium Flavianum / April G. Shelford -- Part 3. Extended discussions and editions -- Christian scepticism : the reception of Xenophanes' B34 in heathen and Christian antiquity and its sequel in Byzantine thought / John A. Demetracopoulos -- Lactantius Philosophus? : reading, misreading, and exploiting Lactantius from antiquity to the early Renaissance / David Rutherford -- Andreas Chrysoberges' dialogue against Mark Eugenikos / Martin Hinterberger and Chris Schabel -- Notes from a nominalist in a new incunabulum by Symphorien Champier / Brian Copenhaver and Thomas M. Ward
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
lx, 634 pages
Isbn
9789004294479
Lccn
2015009630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)908107308
Label
Essays in Renaissance Thought and Letters : In Honor of John Monfasani, edited by Alison Frazier and Patrick Nold
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Patrick Nold and Alison Frazier -- Publications, 1969-2014 -- John Monfasani -- Part 1. Notes -- Byzantines at Rome in the fifteenth century / Concetta Bianca -- Badgering for books : Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini and Leonardo Bruni's translation of Aristotle's Politics / Thomas Izbicki -- Heralds of antiquity : Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini and the British "Thucydides" / David Rundle -- Petrus Crinitus and ancient Latin poetry / Christopher S. Celenza -- Erasmus's use of George Trapezuntius of Crete in De conscribendis epistolis / Peter Mack -- Part 2. Essays -- The Byzantine social elite and the market economy, eleventh to mid-fifteenth century / David Jacoby -- George of Trebizond, Renaissance libertarian? / James Hankins -- The School of San Lorenzo, Niccolo Machiavelli, Paolo Sassi, and Benedetto Riccardini / Robert Black -- Renaissance sources in medieval mirrors for princes : Petrarch and Andreas Pannonius / Sandor Bene -- Marsilio Ficino as a reader of Proclus and most notably of Proclus's In Parmenidem / Michael J.B. Allen -- De-essentializing the world : Valla, Agricola, Vives, and Nizolio on universals and topics / Lodi Nauta -- The quest for certainty in fact and faith : Pierre-Daniel Huet and Josephus' Testimonium Flavianum / April G. Shelford -- Part 3. Extended discussions and editions -- Christian scepticism : the reception of Xenophanes' B34 in heathen and Christian antiquity and its sequel in Byzantine thought / John A. Demetracopoulos -- Lactantius Philosophus? : reading, misreading, and exploiting Lactantius from antiquity to the early Renaissance / David Rutherford -- Andreas Chrysoberges' dialogue against Mark Eugenikos / Martin Hinterberger and Chris Schabel -- Notes from a nominalist in a new incunabulum by Symphorien Champier / Brian Copenhaver and Thomas M. Ward
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
lx, 634 pages
Isbn
9789004294479
Lccn
2015009630
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)908107308

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