The Resource The uses of humanism : Johannes Sambucus (1531-1584), Andreas Dudith (1533-1589), and the republic of letters in East Central Europe, by Gábor Almási

The uses of humanism : Johannes Sambucus (1531-1584), Andreas Dudith (1533-1589), and the republic of letters in East Central Europe, by Gábor Almási

Label
The uses of humanism : Johannes Sambucus (1531-1584), Andreas Dudith (1533-1589), and the republic of letters in East Central Europe
Title
The uses of humanism
Title remainder
Johannes Sambucus (1531-1584), Andreas Dudith (1533-1589), and the republic of letters in East Central Europe
Statement of responsibility
by Gábor Almási
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through the case studies of two Hungary born humanists, Johannes Sambucus and Andreas Dudith, this book explores the world of late-sixteenth century East Central European humanism, presenting the ways a scholarly culture became meaning and sellable for a wide group of learned elite
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
144.0943/09031
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DAW1047
LC item number
.A46 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Brill's studies in intellectual history,
Series volume
v. 185
Label
The uses of humanism : Johannes Sambucus (1531-1584), Andreas Dudith (1533-1589), and the republic of letters in East Central Europe, by Gábor Almási
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-377) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: on the uses of humanism -- Humanist learning and networks in East Central Europe -- Aspects of East Central European humanist learning -- Humanist networks and the ethos of the republic of letters -- The uses of humanism at the imperial court -- The case of Johannes Sambucus -- An ornament to the imperial court? -- The multiple identities of the humanist : "vates, medicus bonus, historicusque" -- The case of Andreas Dudith -- The curious career of a heterodox humanist -- The making of the humanist : self-fashioning through letters and treatises -- Epilogue: Sambucus and Dudith encounter confessionalisation
Control code
ocn704654114
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 387 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004183643
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36057538
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)704654114
  • brill1282952331

Library Locations

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