Everyday Objects: Medieval and Early Modern Material Culture and its Meanin…
This book is about the objects people owned and how they used them. Twenty-three specially written essays investigate the type of things that might have been considered ‘everyday objects’ in the medieval and early modern periods, and how they help us to understand the daily lives of those individuals for whom few other types of evidence survive – for instance people of lower status and women of all status groups. Everyday Objects presents new research by specialists from a range of…
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Material culture research has become an increasingly important aspect of the study of medieval and early modern societies, yet its study often remains uncoordinated and confined to..
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Harold Bloom explores our Western literary tradition by concentrating on the works of twenty-six authors central to the Canon. He argues against ideology in literary criticism; he ..
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Providing an essential grounding for both students and professionals, this text takes readers through every aspect of typography, from the history of language and writing systems t..
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the dynamically creative role of the ascetic and mystic within Hinduism...
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In this revolutionary, New York Times bestselling book, cutting-edge nutrition expert Lyn-Genet Recitas reveals the surprising truth behind what actually makes people pack on the p..