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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The Waning of the Middle Ages was groundbreaking cultural study when it was published in 1924. He drops a lot of names, assuming that readers automatically know who he is talking about. For example ... Read full review

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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

Contents

III
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VII
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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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