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Allen, Michael J. B.

Overview
Works: 105 works in 333 publications in 4 languages and 8,925 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sources  Film adaptations 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: B785.F434, 186.4
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Most widely held works by Michael J. B Allen
Marsilio Ficino his theology, his philosophy, his legacy by Michael J. B Allen ( )
14 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume consists of 21 essays on Marsilio Ficino (1433-99), the Florentine scholar, philosopher and priest who was the architect of Renaissance Platonism and whose long-lasting influence on philosophy, love and music theory, medicine and magis extended across Europe
First images of America : the impact of the New World on the Old ( Book )
5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nuptial arithmetic Marsilio Ficino's commentary on the fatal number in Book VIII of Plato's Republic by Michael J. B Allen ( )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Platonic theology by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Latin and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Platonic Theology is a visionary work and the philosophical masterpiece of Marsilio Ficino, the Florentine scholar-philosopher-magus who was largely responsible for the Renaissance revival of Plato
Sources and analogues of Old English poetry : the major Latin texts in translation by Michael J. B Allen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Philebus commentary by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
18 editions published between 1975 and 2000 in English and Latin and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's plays in quarto : a facsimile edition of copies primarily from the Henry E. Huntington Library by William Shakespeare ( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The platonism of Marsilio Ficino : a study of his Phaedrus commentary, its sources and genesis by Michael J. B Allen ( Book )
9 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marsilio Ficino and the Phaedran charioteer : introduction, texts, translations by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
9 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Commentaries on Plato by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 1 contains analysis and commentary on the 'Phaedrus', which is explicated as a meditation on 'beauty in all its forms' and a work of theology. The commentary on the 'Ion' explores a poetics of divine inspiration that leads to the Neoplatonist portrayal of the soul as a rhapsode whose song is an ascent into the mind of God
Icastes : Marsilio Ficino's interpretation of Plato's Sophist : five studies and a critical edition with translation by Michael J. B Allen ( Book )
7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
MacBeth ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Key scenes of the play are enacted by classically trained actors, then analyzed and interpreted by internationally renowned Shakespeare scholars. Insightful comments help explain meaning, characters, motives, background action and plot
Sir Philip Sidney's achievements ( Book )
5 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Synoptic art : Marsilio Ficino on the history of platonic interpretation by Michael J. B Allen ( Book )
14 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and Italian and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plato's third eye : studies in Marsilio Ficino's metaphysics and its sources by Michael J. B Allen ( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Key scenes of the play are enacted by classically trained actors, then analyzed and interpreted by internationally renowned Shakespeare scholars. Insightful comments help explain meaning, characters, motives, background action and plot
Hamlet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Key scenes from this Shakespeare tragedy are acted, then analyzed and interpreted throughout the play. This tragedy is the story of a young prince torn by indecision
Hamlet prince of Denmark ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Key scenes of the play are enacted by classically trained actors, then analyzed and interpreted by internationally renowned Shakespeare scholars. Insightful comments help explain meaning, characters, motives, background action and plot
Platonic theology by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
11 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marsilio Ficino's Platonic evangelising was eminently successful and widely influential. His 'Platonic Theology' is one of the keys to understanding the art, thought, culture, and spirituality of the Renaissance
Understanding Shakespeare the tragedy series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Key scenes from four Shakespeare tragedies are acted, then analyzed and interpreted throughout the play
 
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Alternative Names
Allen, M. J. B.
Allen, M. J. B. (Michael J. B.)
Allen, Michael J.
Allen, Michael J. B.
Allen, Michael John Bridgman 1941-
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