In the Shadow of Burgundy

A wide-ranging study of the late medieval court of Guelders in the Low Countries.

In the Shadow of Burgundy

A wide-ranging study of the late medieval court of Guelders in the Low Countries.

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In the Shadow of Burgundy
Language: en
Pages: 470
Authors: Gerard Nijsten, University of Cambridge
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-02-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A wide-ranging study of the late medieval court of Guelders in the Low Countries.
Networks, Regions and Nations
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Robert Stein, Judith Pollmann
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume offers a fascinating insight into the continuities and discontinuities in the formation of identities in the Low Countries and its neighbouring countries. It is an important contribution to the ongoing debates about national and other identities.
The Golden Mean of Languages
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Alisa van de Haar
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-02 - Publisher: BRILL

Alisa van de Haar sheds new light on the debates regarding the form and status of the vernacular in the early modern Low Countries, where both French and Dutch were spoken as local tongues.
Wallace Stevens and the Aesthetics of Abstraction
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Edward Ragg
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Edward Ragg's study was the first to examine the role of abstraction throughout the work of Wallace Stevens. By tracing the poet's interest in abstraction from Harmonium through to his later works, Ragg argues that Stevens only fully appreciated and refined this interest within his later career. Ragg's detailed close-readings
In the Shadow of Burgundy
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Gerard Nijsten
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-02-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This wide-ranging study of the court of Guelders in the Low Countries provides an excellent vantage point for the study of late medieval court culture. Despite being surrounded by the vast territories of the dukes of Burgundy, and the growing power of the Valois dukes, the court managed to remain