European Life And Manners In Familiar Letters To Friends

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Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: N.C. Fleming
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-18 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Britannia's Zealots, Volume I opens the first longitudinal study to examine the Conservative Right from the late-19th century to the present day. British Conservatism has always contained a significant section fundamentally opposed to progressive reform. A permanent minority in Parliament, dissident right-wing Conservatives nevertheless had allies in the press and
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Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ersin Hussein
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Cicero
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Gesine Manuwald
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Marcus Tullius Cicero (106-43 BCE) introduced Romans to the major schools of Greek philosophy, forging a Latin conceptual vocabulary that was entirely new. But for all the sophistication of his thinking, it is perhaps for his political and oratorical career that Cicero is best remembered. He was the nemisis of
The Life of Lambert Lombard (1565); and Effigies of Several Famous Painters from the Low Countries (1572)
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Dominicus Lampsonius
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-23 - Publisher: Getty Publications

Among the earliest written texts on the history and theory of Netherlandish art, these two key writings are now available together in an English translation. Dominicus Lampsonius’s The Life of Lambert Lombard (1565) is the earliest published biography of a Netherlandish artist. This neo-Latin account of the life of the
Real Animals on the Stage
Language: en
Pages: 110
Authors: Teresa Grant, Ignacio Ramos-Gay, Claudia Alonso Recarte
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Through a series of case studies, this book explores the role of live animals on the stage, from the early modern era to the present time. The contributors deal with visual and textual representations of performing animals; typologies of animals in the theatre; the hybridization of the drama with the