The Waning of the Middle Ages

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Lulu.com, Jul 3, 2010 - Civilization, Medieval - 338 pages
A study of the forms of life, thought and art in France and the Netherlands in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries
 

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I read the old translation (The Waning of the Middle Ages) many years ago and found it vivid. I understand this new translation is considered better and conveys a more positive image of the late middle ages. Read full review

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This wonderful book has kept me enthralled over the last four days. This is a translation from a Dutch edition published in 1921, made in 1996 by Payton and Hammitzsch. Huizinga takes a critical look ... Read full review

Contents

III
9
VII
23
XIII
39
THE VIOLENT TENOR or LIFE
82
LOVE FORMALIZED
95
Tum CONVENTIONS OF LOVE
107
THE IDYLLIC VIsION 01 L111
115
THE VISION or DEATH
175
SYMBOLISM IN ITs DECLINE
182
Tan Foams OI Tuouch AND PRACTICAL LIFE
223
jEsTImTIc SENTIMLENT
309
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