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Use coupon code RSA21 to receive 30% off all titles in the exhibit, plus free domestic shipping!

Have a project you'd like to discuss? A couple of our editors acquire books in Renaissance and early modern studies. Click on the links to learn more.


The Absent Image

Lacunae in Medieval Books

Elina Gertsman

$124.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08784-9
Coming in June

256 pages
9" × 10"
58 color/62 b&w illustrations
2021

Philip II of Spain and the Architecture of Empire

Laura Fernández-González

$94.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08724-5
Coming in May

240 pages
9" × 10"
45 color/42 b&w illustrations
2021

Riemenschneider in Rothenburg

Sacred Space and Civic Identity in the Late Medieval City

Katherine M. Boivin

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08778-8
Coming in May

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248 pages
8" × 10"
77 color/20 b&w illustrations
2021

The Magic of Rogues

Necromancers in Early Tudor England

Frank Klaassen, and Sharon Hubbs Wright

$22.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08929-4

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176 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
9 b&w illustrations
2021

Magic in History Sourcebooks

Origins of the Witches’ Sabbath

Michael D. Bailey

$21.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08910-2

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136 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
1 map
2021

Magic in History Sourcebooks

Women Artists, Their Patrons, and Their Publics in Early Modern Bologna

Babette Bohn

$74.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08696-5

332 pages
9" × 10"
81 color/60 b&w illustrations
2021

Romanesque Tomb Effigies

Death and Redemption in Medieval Europe, 1000–1200

Shirin Fozi

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08719-1
Coming in April

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264 pages
8" × 10"
16 color/80 b&w illustrations
2021

Visual Aggression

Images of Martyrdom in Late Medieval Germany

Assaf Pinkus

$109.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08379-7

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216 pages
8" × 10"
50 color/87 b&w illustrations
2021

Indigenous Life After the Conquest

The De la Cruz Family Papers of Colonial Mexico

Caterina Pizzigoni and Camilla Townsend

$19.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08813-6

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184 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
13 b&w illustrations/2 maps
2021

Latin American Originals

Notre Dame Cathedral

Nine Centuries of History

Dany Sandron and Andrew Tallon, Translated by Andrew Tallon and Lindsay Cook

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08622-4

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192 pages
7.5" × 7.5"
170 color illustrations
2020

Titian’s Icons

Tradition, Charisma, and Devotion in Renaissance Italy

Christopher J. Nygren

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08503-6

272 pages
9" × 10"
36 color/57 b&w illustrations
2020

Michelangelo’s Inner Anatomies

Christian K. Kleinbub

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08378-0

260 pages
8.5" × 10.5"
40 color/77 b&w illustrations
2020

America and the Art of Flanders

Collecting Paintings by Rubens, Van Dyck, and Their Circles

Edited by Esmée Quodbach

$69.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08608-8

248 pages
8" × 10"
92 color/6 b&w illustrations
2020
Co-published with The Frick Collection

The Frick Collection Studies in the History of Art Collecting in America

Framing the Church

The Social and Artistic Power of Buttresses in French Gothic Architecture

Maile S. Hutterer

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08344-5

224 pages
9" × 10"
105 b&w illustrations
2020

The Creation of the French Royal Mistress

From Agnès Sorel to Madame Du Barry

Tracy Adams and Christine Adams

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08597-5

$29.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08598-2
Coming in June

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248 pages
6" × 9"
2020

Right Romance

Heroic Subjectivity and Elect Community in Seventeenth-Century England

Emily Griffiths Jones

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08492-3

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08809-9

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288 pages
6" × 9"
2020

Cultural Inquiries in English Literature, 1400–1700

Gothic Architecture and Sexuality in the Circle of Horace Walpole

Matthew M. Reeve

$74.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08588-3

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280 pages
9" × 10"
54 color/89 b&w illustrations
2020

Albrecht Dürer and the Embodiment of Genius

Decorating Museums in the Nineteenth Century

Jeffrey Chipps Smith

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08594-4

256 pages
9" × 10"
79 color/64 b&w illustrations
2020

Radicals in Exile

English Catholic Books During the Reign of Philip II

Freddy Cristóbal Domínguez

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08601-9

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264 pages
6" × 9"
2020

Iberian Encounter and Exchange, 475–1755

Contraband Guides

Race, Transatlantic Culture, and the Arts in the Civil War Era

Paul H. D. Kaplan

$94.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08385-8

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312 pages
9" × 10"
48 color/76 b&w illustrations
2020

The Bonds of Humanity

Cicero’s Legacies in European Social and Political Thought, ca. 1100–ca. 1550

Cary J. Nederman

$79.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08500-5

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08501-2
Coming in October

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240 pages
6" × 9"
2020

A Weaver-Poet and the Plague

Labor, Poverty, and the Household in Shakespeare’s London

Scott Oldenburg

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08715-3

284 pages
6" × 9"
2020

Cultural Inquiries in English Literature, 1400–1700

Baptism Through Incision

The Postmortem Cesarean Operation in the Spanish Empire

Martha Few, Zeb Tortorici, Adam Warren, and Translated by Nina M. Scott

$19.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08607-1

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152 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
3 b&w illustrations/1 map
2020

Latin American Originals

Truth in Many Tongues

Religious Conversion and the Languages of the Early Spanish Empire

Daniel I. Wasserman-Soler

$84.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08599-9

$32.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08600-2
Coming in December

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240 pages
6" × 9"
7 b&w illustrations
2020

Culinary Shakespeare

Staging Food and Drink in Early Modern England

Edited by David B. Goldstein and Amy L. Tigner

$60.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0495-1

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-09212-6
Coming in November

350 pages
6" × 9"
2016

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

Preaching the Gospel of Black Revolt

Appropriating Milton in Early African American Literature

Reginald A. Wilburn

$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0471-5

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08729-0

406 pages
6" × 9"
2014

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

Forming Sleep

Representing Consciousness in the English Renaissance

Edited by Nancy L. Simpson-Younger and Margaret Simon

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08611-8

$29.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08612-5
Coming in May

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246 pages
6" × 9"
1 b&w illustration
2020

Cultural Inquiries in English Literature, 1400–1700

Staging Habla de Negros

Radical Performances of the African Diaspora in Early Modern Spain

Nicholas R. Jones

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08346-9

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08347-6

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248 pages
6" × 9"
15 b&w illustrations
2019

Iberian Encounter and Exchange, 475–1755

Jules Michelet

Writing Art and History in Nineteenth-Century France

Michèle Hannoosh

$94.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08356-8

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08357-5

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248 pages
6" × 9"
31 b&w illustrations
2019

Queen, Mother, and Stateswoman

Mariana of Austria and the Government of Spain

Silvia Z. Mitchell

$84.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08339-1

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08338-4

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312 pages
6" × 9"
10 b&w illustrations
2019

Passing to América

Antonio (Née María) Yta’s Transgressive, Transatlantic Life in the Twilight of the Spanish Empire

Thomas A. Abercrombie

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08118-2

$29.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08119-9

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296 pages
6" × 9"
21 b&w illustrations/2 maps
2018

Picatrix

A Medieval Treatise on Astral Magic

Translated with an introduction by Dan Attrell and David Porreca

$39.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08212-7

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384 pages
6.125" × 9.25"
31 b&w illustrations
2019

Magic in History

Meyer Schapiro’s Critical Debates

Art Through a Modern American Mind

C. Oliver O’Donnell

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08464-0

$29.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08465-7

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272 pages
6" × 9"
36 b&w illustrations
2019

Disharmony of the Spheres

The Europe of Holbein’s Ambassadors

Jennifer Nelson

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08340-7

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08341-4

216 pages
7" × 10"
19 color/24 b&w illustrations
2019

Religion Around John Donne

Joshua Eckhardt

$49.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08337-7

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208 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
2019

Religion Around

Green Worlds of Renaissance Venice

Jodi Cranston

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08202-8

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228 pages
8" × 10"
24 color/56 b&w illustrations
2019

Joan of Arc in the English Imagination, 1429–1829

Gail Orgelfinger

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08218-9

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08219-6

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248 pages
6" × 9"
17 b&w illustrations/1 map
2019

Imagined Romes

The Ancient City and Its Stories in Middle English Poetry

C. David Benson

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08320-9

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08321-6

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216 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Textual Spaces

French Renaissance Writings on the Italian Voyage

Richard E. Keatley

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08129-8

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08130-4

248 pages
6" × 9"
2019

Early Modern Studies

Idolizing Mary

Maya-Catholic Icons in Yucatán, Mexico

Amara Solari

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08332-2

200 pages
7" × 10"
22 color/23 b&w illustrations/3 maps
2019

The Art and Culture of Scandinavian Central Europe, 1550–1720

Kristoffer Neville

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08225-7

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256 pages
8" × 10"
15 color/65 b&w illustrations/2 maps
2019

Polemical Encounters

Christians, Jews, and Muslims in Iberia and Beyond

Edited by Mercedes García-Arenal and Gerard Wiegers

$149.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08121-2

$44.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08122-9

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440 pages
6" × 9"
6 b&w illustrations
2019

Iberian Encounter and Exchange, 475–1755

Afro-Catholic Festivals in the Americas

Performance, Representation, and the Making of Black Atlantic Tradition

Edited by Cécile Fromont

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08329-2

$29.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08330-8
Coming in May

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224 pages
6" × 9"
10 color/6 b&w illustrations
2019

Africana Religions

Making Magic in Elizabethan England

Two Early Modern Vernacular Books of Magic

Edited by Frank Klaassen

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08368-1

$29.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08369-8
Coming in December

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160 pages
6.125" × 9.25"
66 b&w illustrations
2019

Magic in History

The Long Life of Magical Objects

A Study in the Solomonic Tradition

Allegra Iafrate

$94.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08366-7

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08367-4

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248 pages
6.125" × 9.25"
19 b&w illustrations
2019

Magic in History

Robert Burton’s Rhetoric

An Anatomy of Early Modern Knowledge

Susan Wells

$84.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08467-1

$32.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08466-4
Coming in June

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224 pages
6" × 9"
5 b&w illustrations
2019

RSA Series in Transdisciplinary Rhetoric

To the Shores of Chile

The Journal and History of the Brouwer Expedition to Valdivia in 1643

Mark Meuwese

$26.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08375-9

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136 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
4 b&w illustrations/1 map
2019

Latin American Originals

The Defeat of a Renaissance Intellectual

Selected Writings of Francesco Guicciardini

Francesco Guicciardini, and Carlo Celli

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08348-3

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08349-0
Coming in June

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240 pages
6" × 9"
8 b&w illustrations
2019

Early Modern Studies

Defending the Faith

John Jewel and the Elizabethan Church

Edited by Angela Ranson, André A. Gazal, and Sarah Bastow

$129.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08208-0

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352 pages
6" × 9"
2018

Early Modern Studies

Milton and the Parables of Jesus

Self-Representation and the Bible in John Milton’s Writings

David V. Urban

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08099-4

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08505-0

328 pages
6" × 9"
2018

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

To Heaven or to Hell

Bartolomé de Las Casas’s Confesionario

David Thomas Orique, O.P.

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08098-7

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152 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
4 b&w illustrations/1 map
2018

Latin American Originals

Animating Empire

Automata, the Holy Roman Empire, and the Early Modern World

Jessica Keating

$69.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08002-4

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184 pages
8" × 10"
37 color/23 b&w illustrations
2018

Medicine, Religion, and Magic in Early Stuart England

Richard Napier's Medical Practice

Ofer Hadass

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08018-5

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08019-2

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232 pages
6.125" × 9.25"
10 b&w illustrations
2018

Magic in History

The History of the New World

Benzoni's Historia del Mondo Nuovo

Girolamo Benzoni, translated by Jana Byars, and edited by Robert C. Schwaller and Jana Byars

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07757-4

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128 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
15 b&w illustrations/1 map
2017

Latin American Originals

The Plague in Print

Essential Elizabethan Sources, 1558–1603

Rebecca Totaro

$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0426-5

$32.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08728-3

300 pages
6" × 9"
2010

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

Milton, Materialism, and Embodiment

One First Matter All

Edited by Kevin J. Donovan and Thomas Festa

$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0702-0

266 pages
6" × 9"
2017

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

Ground-Work

English Renaissance Literature and Soil Science

Edited by Hillary Eklund

$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0499-9

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-09213-3
Coming in September

308 pages
6" × 9"
2017

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

Renaissance Texts, Medieval Subjectivities

Rethinking Petrarchan Desire from Wyatt to Shakespeare

Danila Sokolov

$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0497-5

300 pages
6" × 9"
2017

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

With Wandering Steps

Generative Ambiguity in Milton’s Poetics

Edited by Mary C. Fenton and Louis Schwartz

$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0488-3

320 pages
6" × 9"
2016

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

Baroque Seville

Sacred Art in a Century of Crisis

Amanda Wunder

$84.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07664-5

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232 pages
8" × 10"
34 color/59 b&w illustrations/5 maps
2017

Gardens of Renaissance Europe and the Islamic Empires

Encounters and Confluences

Edited by Mohammad Gharipour

$94.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07779-6

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272 pages
9" × 10"
55 color/67 b&w illustrations
2017

Buying Baroque

Italian Seventeenth-Century Paintings Come to America

Edited by Edgar Peters Bowron

$69.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07727-7

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204 pages
8" × 10"
43 color/15 b&w illustrations
2017
Co-published with The Frick Collection

The Frick Collection Studies in the History of Art Collecting in America

Contesting Conquest

Indigenous Perspectives on the Spanish Occupation of Nueva Galicia, 1524–1545

Ida Altman

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07856-4

152 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
5 b&w illustrations/4 maps
2017

Latin American Originals

Becoming Centaur

Eighteenth-Century Masculinity and English Horsemanship

Monica Mattfeld

$99.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07577-8

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07578-5

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288 pages
6" × 9"
35 b&w illustrations
2016

Animalibus: Of Animals and Cultures

Gluttony and Gratitude

Milton’s Philosophy of Eating

Emily E. Stelzer

$79.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08100-7

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08376-6

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376 pages
6" × 9"
2017

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

Performing Animals

History, Agency, Theater

Edited by Karen Raber and Monica Mattfeld

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07834-2

$32.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07835-9

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208 pages
7" × 10"
22 b&w illustrations
2017

Animalibus: Of Animals and Cultures

Apocalypse Illuminated

The Visual Exegesis of Revelation in Medieval Illustrated Manuscripts

Richard K. Emmerson

$59.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07865-6

288 pages
9" × 10"
37 color/63 b&w illustrations
2018

The Noisy Renaissance

Sound, Architecture, and Florentine Urban Life

Niall Atkinson

$89.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07119-0

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07120-6

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280 pages
9" × 10"
50 color/110 b&w illustrations
2016

Measuring Shadows

Kepler’s Optics of Invisibility

Raz Chen-Morris

$79.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07098-8

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07099-5

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264 pages
6" × 9"
12 b&w illustrations
2016

Imagining the Americas in Medici Florence

Lia Markey

$79.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07115-2

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264 pages
9" × 10"
68 color/58 b&w illustrations
2016

Hazards of the Dark Arts

Advice for Medieval Princes on Witchcraft and Magic

Translated by Richard Kieckhefer

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07840-3

168 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
7 b&w illustrations
2017

Magic in History Sourcebooks

The Arras Witch Treatises

Johannes Tinctor's Invectives contre la secte de vauderie and the Recollectio casus, status et condicionis Valdensium ydolatrarum by the Anonymous of Arras (1460)

Edited and translated by Andrew Colin Gow, Robert B. Desjardins, and François V. Pageau

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07128-2

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168 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
1 map
2016

Magic in History Sourcebooks

The Surviving Image

Phantoms of Time and Time of Phantoms: Aby Warburg's History of Art

Georges Didi-Huberman, and Translated by Harvey Mendelsohn

$79.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07208-1

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07209-8

432 pages
7" × 10"
93 b&w illustrations
2016

The Chankas and the Priest

A Tale of Murder and Exile in Highland Peru

Sabine Hyland

$59.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07122-0

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-07123-7

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224 pages
6" × 9"
27 b&w illustrations/2 maps
2016

The Improbable Conquest

Sixteenth-Century Letters from the Río de la Plata

Edited by Pablo García Loaeza and Victoria L. Garrett

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-06548-9

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144 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
3 b&w illustrations/1 map
2015

Latin American Originals

The Native Conquistador

Alva Ixtlilxochitl’s Account of the Conquest of New Spain

Edited and translated by Amber Brian, Bradley Benton, and Pablo García Loaeza

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-06685-1

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152 pages
5.5" × 8.5"
4 b&w illustrations/3 maps
2015

Latin American Originals

Critical Perspectives on Roman Baroque Sculpture

Edited by Anthony Colantuono and Steven F. Ostrow

$84.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-06172-6

$37.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-06173-3

288 pages
9" × 10"
110 b&w illustrations
2014

On Antique Painting

Francisco de Hollanda, Translated by Alice Sedgwick Wohl, with introductory essays by Joaquim Oliveira Caetano and Charles Hope and notes by Hellmut Wohl

$93.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05965-5

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05966-2

312 pages
6" × 9"
10 b&w illustrations
2013

The Transformations of Magic

Illicit Learned Magic in the Later Middle Ages and Renaissance

Frank Klaassen

$72.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05626-5

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05627-2

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280 pages
6" × 9"
2013

Magic in History

The Vienna School of Art History

Empire and the Politics of Scholarship, 1847–1918

Matthew Rampley

$93.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-06158-0

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-06159-7

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296 pages
7" × 10"
18 b&w illustrations
2013

Lorenzo de’ Medici at Home

The Inventory of the Palazzo Medici in 1492

Edited and translated by Richard Stapleford

$82.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05641-8

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05642-5

232 pages
6" × 9"
34 b&w illustrations
2013

Idea of the Temple of Painting

Giovan Paolo Lomazzo, Edited and translated by Jean Julia Chai

$34.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05954-9

276 pages
7" × 10"
39 b&w illustrations
2013

Gorgeous Beasts

Animal Bodies in Historical Perspective

Edited by Joan B. Landes, Paula Young Lee, and Paul Youngquist

$51.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05401-8

$29.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05402-5

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258 pages
7" × 9"
12 color/38 b&w illustrations
2012

Animalibus: Of Animals and Cultures

Alchemical Belief

Occultism in the Religious Culture of Early Modern England

Bruce Janacek

$82.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05013-3

$39.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-05014-0

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240 pages
6" × 9"
6 b&w illustrations
2011

Magic in History

A Brief History of the Artist from God to Picasso

Paul Barolsky

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-03676-2

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168 pages
6" × 9"
2010

Forbidden Rites

A Necromancer’s Manual of the Fifteenth Century

Richard Kieckhefer

$36.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-01751-8

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392 pages
6.125" × 9.25"
1998

Magic in History

Private Lives Made Public

The Invention of Biography in Early Modern England

Andrea Walkden

$70.00 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-8207-0482-1

275 pages
6" × 9"
2016

Medieval & Renaissance Literary Studies

The Shape of Difficulty

A Fan Letter to Unruly Objects

Bret L. Rothstein

$29.95 | Hardcover Edition
ISBN: 978-0-271-08242-4

228 pages
7" × 9"
38 color illustrations
2019

Executive Editor acquires in the areas of art and architectural history, visual culture, history of photography, medieval and early modern studies, magic and esoterism, Iberian and Latin American history and culture, and Modernism. Her book series include Buildings, Landscapes, and Societies; Iberian Encounter and Exchange, 475–1755; Latin American Originals; Magic in History; Magic in History Sourcebooks; and Refiguring Modernism.

Acquisitions Editor acquires in the areas of Pennsylvania and mid-Atlantic history, regional studies and regional trade, religious studies, interdisciplinary literary studies, and sensory studies. Her series include Inventing Christianity; Religion Around; The Max Kade Research Institute Series: Germans beyond Europe; Keystone Books; Pietist, Moravian, and Anabaptist Studies; Cultural Inquiries in English Literature, 1400–1700; World Christianity; and Perspectives on Sensory History.

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