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Hankins, James

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Works: 122 works in 428 publications in 5 languages and 6,419 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Catalogs  Poetry  Bibliography‡vCatalogs 
Roles: Editor, Other
Classifications: Z7016, 016.88
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The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy by James Hankins ( Book )
20 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Publisher description for The Cambridge companion to Renaissance philosophy / edited by James Hankins. The Cambridge Companion to Renaissance Philosophy provides an introduction to a complex period of change in the subject matter and practice of philosophy. The philosophy of the fourteenth through sixteenth centuries is often seen as transitional between the scholastic philosophy of the Middle Ages and modern philosophy, but the essays collected here, by a distinguished international team of contributors, call these assumptions into question, emphasizing both the continuity with scholastic philosophy and the role of Renaissance philosophy in the emergence of modernity. They explore the ways in which the science, religion and politics of the period reflect and are reflected in its philosophical life, and they emphasize the dynamism and pluralism of a period which saw both new perspectives and enduring contributions to the history of philosophy. This will be an invaluable guide for students of philosophy, intellectual historians, and all who are interested in Renaissance thought
Platonic theology by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
24 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and Latin and held by 663 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
Catalogus translationum et commentariorum Mediaeval and Renaissance Latin translations and commentaries : annotated lists and guides by Union académique internationale ( )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the Florentine people by Leonardo Bruni ( Book )
in English and Latin and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plato in the Italian Renaissance by James Hankins ( Book )
36 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renaissance civic humanism : reappraisals and reflections by James Hankins ( Book )
17 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Short epics by Maffeo Vegio ( Book )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maffeo Vegio (1407-1458) was the outstanding Latin poet of the first half of the fifteenth century. This volume includes Book XIII of Vergil's "Aeneid," Vegio's famous continuation of the Roman epic, which was extremely popular in the later Renaissance, printed many times and translated into every major European language (and even into Scottish). It also contains three other epic works: "Astyanax," based on an episode in the "Iliad"; "The Golden Fleece" ("Vellus Aureum"); and "Antonias," a short epic based on the life of Saint Anthony of Egypt. Antonias is the first Christian epic of the Renaissance, a precursor of Milton's "Paradise Lost." This volume contains the first modern editions of the Latin text of "Antonias" and "Astyanax."--Jacket
The Humanism of Leonardo Bruni : selected texts by Leonardo Bruni ( Book )
6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Supplementum festivum : studies in honor of Paul Oskar Kristeller ( Book )
10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Republics and kingdoms compared by Aurelio Lippo Brandolini ( Book )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and Latin and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Socratic dialogue set in the court of King Mattias Corvinus of Hungary (the book was written ca. 1490), the work depicts a debate between the king himself and a Florentine merchant. This is the first critical edition and the first translation into any language. --publisher's description
Catalogus translationum et commentariorum : Mediaeval and Renaissance Latin translations and commentaries : annotated lists and guides by Paul Oskar Kristeller ( )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and Latin and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume covers six classical authors: Damianus, Geminus Rhodius, Hanno, Sallust, Themistius & Thucydides. The articles explore the influence of each in the medieval & renaissance world, followed in each case by a listing & brief description of latin commentaries before 1600
Botticelli's witness : changing style in a changing Florence by Laurence B Kanter ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Humanism and platonism in the Italian Renaissance by James Hankins ( Book )
13 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Italian and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The recovery of ancient philosophy in the Renaissance : a brief guide by James Hankins ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Platonic theology by Marsilio Ficino ( )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Repertorium Brunianum : a critical guide to the writings of Leonardo Bruni by James Hankins ( Book )
7 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Platonic theology by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 57 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
Censimento dei codici dell'epistolario di Leonardo Bruni by Lucia Gualdo Rosa ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in Italian and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Platonic theology : ITRL by Marsilio Ficino ( Book )
13 editions published in 2002 in English and Latin and held by 51 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
History of the Florentine people by Leonardo Bruni ( Book )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and Latin and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leonardo Bruni was famous in his day as a translator, orator, and historian, and was one of the best-selling authors of the 15th century. Bruni's 'History of the Florentine People' is generally considered the first modern work of history
 
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Latin (11)
Italian (10)
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