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Huizinga, Johan 1872-1945

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Works: 1,398 works in 3,947 publications in 25 languages and 30,977 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Recipient, Correspondent, Honoree, Contributor, Illustrator, Depicted, Artist, Dedicatee, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: DC33.2, 901
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The autumn of the Middle Ages by Johan Huizinga( Book )

611 editions published between 1913 and 2016 in 18 languages and held by 7,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

So begins one of the most famous works of history ever published, Johan Huizinga's The Autumn of the Middle Ages. Few who have read this book in English realize that The Waning of the Middle Ages, the only previous translation, is vastly different from the original Dutch, and incompatible with all other European-language translations. Now, for the first time ever, the original version of this classic work has been translated into English. Herfsttij der Middeleeuwen, or The Autumn of the Middle Ages - the original title - is a brilliant portrait of life, thought, and art in fourteenth- and fifteenth- century France and the Netherlands. For Huizinga, this period marked not the birth of a dramatically new era in history, the Renaissance, but the fullest, ripest phase of medieval life and thought. Criticized both at home and in Europe for being "old-fashioned" and "too literary" when first published in 1919, the book is now recognized not only for its quality and richness as history, but also as a precursor to the Annales "histoire des mentalites" school of Marc Bloch and Lucien Febvre, two of the few reviewers who praised the book initially. In the 1924 translation, Fritz Hopman adapted, reduced, and altered the Dutch edition - softening Huizinga's often passionate arguments, dulling his nuances, and eliminating theoretical passages. He dropped many passages Huizinga had quoted in their original old French. Additionally, chapters are rearranged and redivided, all references are dropped, and mistranslations are introduced. This translation corrects such errors, recreating the second Dutch edition - which represents Huizinga's thinking at its most important stage - as closely as possible. Everything that was dropped or rearranged has been restored. Prose quotations appear in French, with translations printed at the bottom of the page. Mistranslations have been corrected. Payton and Mammitzsch also have added helpful material, including Huizinga's preface to the first and second Dutch editions (published in 1919 and 1921) and the one to the 1924 German translation, where he touches on the book's title and offers some thoughts on translations. Several notes clarify Huizinga's references to things which would be common knowledge only to Dutch readers. Huizinga frequently refers to paintings, sculptures, and carvings, some little known; this edition is the first in any language to include a full range of illustrations
Homo ludens; a study of the play-element in culture by Johan Huizinga( Book )

245 editions published between 1073 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 3,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation Originally published in 1944
Erasmus and the age of Reformation : with a selection from the letters of Erasmus by Johan Huizinga( Book )

134 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this very readable biography, a noted scholar traces Erasmus's youth, his years as an itinerant scholar, sojourns in England, France, Switzerland, and Italy, friendship with Sir Thomas More, and disputes with Martin Luther. The author also probes Erasmus's mind and character and discusses his writings
Men and ideas : history, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance : essays by Johan Huizinga( Book )

63 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection by the distinguished Dutch historian Johan Huizinga (1872-1945) reflects the theme of its key essay, The Task of Cultural History, "" throughout its pages. Huizinga's conception of cultural history informs both his essays on historiographic questions and those on such figures as John of Salisbury, Abelard, Joan of Arc, Erasmus, and Grotius. Originally published in 1984. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. T
Dutch civilisation in the seventeenth century, and other essays by Johan Huizinga( Book )

28 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erasmus of Rotterdam; with a selection from the letters of Erasmus by Johan Huizinga( Book )

24 editions published between 1952 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America; a Dutch historian's vision, from afar and near by Johan Huizinga( Book )

7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the shadow of tomorrow by Johan Huizinga( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 1964 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In de schaduwen van morgen : een diagnose van het geestelijk lijden van onzen tijd by Johan Huizinga( Book )

67 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nederlands beschaving in de zeventiende eeuw : een schets by Johan Huizinga( Book )

45 editions published between 1941 and 1998 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beschouwing van de Nederlandse historicus (1872-1945) over de identiteit van de Republiek (1588-1795)
Im bann der geschichte, betrachtungen und gestaltungen by Johan Huizinga( Book )

39 editions published between 1940 and 1948 in German and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wenn die Waffen schweigen : die Aussichten auf Genesung unserer Kultur by Johan Huizinga( Book )

29 editions published between 1945 and 1947 in 3 languages and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Problem der Renaissance. Renaissance und Realismus by Johan Huizinga( Book )

34 editions published between 1952 and 1991 in German and Undetermined and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erasmus, by J. Huizinga by Johan Huizinga( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homo ludens : proeve eener bepaling van het spel-element der cultuur by Johan Huizinga( Book )

30 editions published between 1938 and 2014 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Huizinga examines the role of play in law, war, science, poetry, philosophy and art
Wege der Kulturgeschichte; Studien by Johan Huizinga( Book )

23 editions published between 1930 and 1941 in German and Undetermined and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Mensch und die Kultur by Johan Huizinga( Book )

15 editions published between 1938 and 1948 in 3 languages and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Im Schatten von morgen; eine Diagnose des kulturellen Leidens unsrer Zeit by Johan Huizinga( Book )

29 editions published between 1935 and 1948 in German and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parerga by Johan Huizinga( Book )

21 editions published in 1945 in German and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De hand van Huizinga by Johan Huizinga( Book )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Dutch and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dertien artikelen en vier oraties van de beroemde historicus Johan Huizinga (1872-1945)
 
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The autumn of the Middle Ages
Alternative Names
Chëjzinga, J. 1872-1945

Chëjzinga, Jochan 1872-1945

Chʹojzincha, Jochan 1872-1945

Hajzinha, Johan 1872-1945

Hauzinḥah, Yohan 1872-1945

Hëjzinga, Johan.

Heyijinha, Yuehan 1872-1945

Hoijinga, .. 1872-1945

Hoijinga, Yohan 1872-1945

Hojzinga, Johan

Hoǰzinga, J̌ohan 1872-1945

H'ojzinha, Johan 1872-1945

Huizinga, J.

Huizinga J. 1872-1945

Huizinga, J. H.

Huizinga, J. H. 1872-1945

Huizinga, J. (Johan), 1872-1945

Huizinga, Jan.

Huizinga, Jan 1872-1945

Huizinga Jean 1872-1945

Huizinga, Johan

Huizinga, Johan H. 1872-1945

Huizinga, Johann 1872-1945

Huizinga, Johannes 1872-1945

Hujzinga, J.

Hūyzīngā, Yōhān 1872-1945

Hūyzinǧā, Yūhān 1872-1945

Hūzīnḥā, Yōhān 1872-1945

Huzinḥah, Yohan

Huzinḥah, Yohan 1872-1945

Johan Huizinga

Johan Huizinga Dutch historian

Johan Huizinga historyk holenderski

Johan Huizinga niederländischer Kulturhistoriker

Johan Huizinga storico olandese

Kheĭzinga, Ĭ.

Kheĭzinga, Ĭ. 1872-1945

Kheĭzinga, Ĭ. (Ĭokhan), 1872-1945

Kheĭzinga, Ĭokhan

Kheĭzinga, Ĭokhan 1872-1945

Xeýzïng Ïogann

Ёхан Хёйзінга

Йоган Гейзинга

Йохан Хьойзинха

Хейзинг Иоганн

Хёйзинга, Й 1872-1945

Хёйзинга, Й. (Йохан), 1872-1945

Хёйзинга, Йохан

Хёйзинга, Йохан 1872-1945

Յոհան Հայզինգա

האוזינחה, יוהן 1782-1945

הוזינחה, יוהאן

הויזינגה, יוהאן

הויזינגה, יוהאן 1782-1945

הויזינחה, יוהאן 1872-1945

הויזינחה, יוהן 1872-1945

הויזנחה, יוהאן 1782-1945

הויזנחה, יוהן 1872-1945

יוהאן הויזינחה

حەيزىينگ ىيوگانن

هويزنجا، يوهان،

هويزنجا، يوهان، 1872-1945

يوهان هويزنجا

يوهان هويزنجا، 1872-1945

요한 하위징아

하위징아, 요한 1872-1945

호이징가, 요한 1872-1945

호이징하, J. 1872-1945

호이징하, 요한 1872-1945

휘징가, 요한 1872-1945

ホイジンガ 1872-1945

ホイジンガ, J

ホイジンガ, ヨハン

ホイジンハ

ヨハン・ホイジンガ

约翰·赫伊津哈

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Homo ludens; a study of the play-element in cultureErasmus and the age of Reformation : with a selection from the letters of ErasmusHomo ludens : proeve eener bepaling van het spel-element der cultuurDe hand van Huizinga