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and literary authority with their femininity? Which difficulties did they face in the production, distribution and reception of their portraits? And how did these obstacles motivate some women writers, including Wolff, to adopt a cautious attitude towards the publication of their physical image or

In: Quaerendo
Author: Petra Schierl

explicitly that both names and resemblances motivate the ascription of objects to corresponding chapters of his treatise, when he says: “et in singulis, quae ab eis denominantur aut aliquam eorum similitudinem habent, fossilia enumerare.” 17 A survey of the fifteen chapters will indicate how this

In: Acta Conventus Neo-Latini Albasitensis
Author: Thomas Duve

provide insights into the fundamental role actors from the religious field had in establishing something like a colonial normative literacy, a capacity of managing a basic understanding of the rules of colonial social life. 3 They can thus help to understand how normative knowledge reached a wider

In: Knowledge of the Pragmatici

procedures and investigations of legal history to a mere recounting of laws under a 19th century state paradigm – discourse – which had forgotten the practices, to be found in judicial archives, and ignored the living experience and reality. In addition to the attraction for the archive, which was

In: Knowledge of the Pragmatici
Author: Lotte Hellinga

of books and documents that this entailed is in itself a gain. It too demonstrates how scarce the documents are that provide direct information about Gutenberg’s life and work once the 42-line Bible was completed. See Figure 5.2 and colour-plate for the opening page of a copy of the Catholicon that

In: Incunabula in Transit
Author: Lotte Hellinga

of books and documents that this entailed is in itself a gain. It too demonstrates how scarce the documents are that provide direct information about Gutenberg’s life and work once the 42-line Bible was completed. See Figure 5.2 and colour-plate for the opening page of a copy of the Catholicon that

In: Incunabula in Transit

and promulgated and enforced in this form, along with other ancient legal texts (e.g. Epitome Gai and Pauli sententiae ), as a law book for the Roman population living under Visigothic rule in 506 ad . 30 This work, known as the Lex Romana Visigothorum or Breviarium Alarici(anum) , represented

In: Knowledge of the Pragmatici

small operators, enlightened enough to see that it is in their own interests to curb their inclination to go it alone. They join forces to get the necessary but distracting things done which ensure that they can make a living out of what really is their hobby. When, on the Continent, the restrictive

In: Quaerendo

Centro del Bel Libro in Ascona and modern bookbinding art. It was an enthusiastic, witty and on occasion thought-provoking exposition from which not only the speaker's expert knowledge and special predilections became abundantly apparent-in everyday life he is a professor of rheumatology-but also the

In: Quaerendo
Author: William Gibson

attacking Hoadly in the addenda to the lives. He noted that, since a cut had to be made in a column in Winchester Cathedral for Hoadly’s monument, ‘it may be said with truth of Bishop Hoadly that both living and dead he undermined the Church of which he was a prelate!’ 8 This attack on Hoadly is echoed by

In: Quaerendo