Sensations Proustiennes

Pub Date : 2016-10-10 | Author : Sjef Houppermans | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004329010
ISBN 13 : 9004329013

This issue of Marcel Proust Aujourd’hui, ‘Sensations proustiennes’, brings together ten articles, in French, that approach the notion of ‘sensation’ from various perspect..

Byzantium

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Judith Herrin | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UVA:X030275884
ISBN 13 :

For a thousand years, Byzantium was a byword for imperial power, gold and international trade. This work includes a panorama of the forces and beliefs at work during the millennium..

Byzantine Art And Diplomacy In An Age Of Decline

Pub Date : 2014-02-20 | Author : Cecily J. Hilsdale | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107729384
ISBN 13 : 1107729386

The Late Byzantine period (1261–1453) is marked by a paradoxical discrepancy between economic weakness and cultural strength. The apparent enigma can be resolved by recognizing t..