What's happening in the early modern blogosphere? EMC gathers content from all its listed blogs several times a day: here's a taste of what they've posted in the last month. Press the reload button for a fresh selection!
Kate Eastwood Norris as Mary with Nancy Robinette as Hannah Kennedy, her beloved nurse
Dear friends and readers,
Yesterday Izzy and I were riveted into... Lately, in my academic reading, I keep encountering a peculiar mode of textual argument, one that build associatively rather than logically, as if there... A farthing tradesman’s token issued at the sign of the three sugar loaves in Wapping, Middlesex.
The above copper farthing token measures 15.9 mm... Are we talking the same language?Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s Tower of Babel (1563). The Jagiellonians Project...
From Johnson’s Dictionary of the English Language
Ah, those heady days of blossoming love. Here we have two couples at either end of the ‘honey-moon’... "It must be considered what harmes and perils come vnto men by this beast. It is most certaine that the breath and sauour of cats consume the radicall... I'm delighted to say that recently a group of us--eight authors who write historical mysteries--joined together to form a new collective: Sleuths... The winners of the random drawing for Patricia Bracewell's books have been chosen.Linda has won a copy of THE PRICE OF BLOOD.Marsha Lambert has won SHADOW... Albert Edelfelt, “The Luxembourg Gardens, Paris,” 1887. Image courtesy Wikipedia.
Over the past couple of days I have been obsessing over paintings...
Caterina Sforza, by Lorenzo di Credi(now in the Museum of Forlì.)Antonio Neri is remembered mostly for his book on glassmaking, L'Arte... Browse Posts by Blog Tags