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Ginés de Sepúlveda, Juan

Luna Nájera

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Juan Ginés de SepúlvedaIntroductionBorn in Los Pedroches, Cordoba, into a family of Old Christians with humble origins (possibly tanners), Juan Ginés ...

Giustiniani, Bernardo

Seth Parry

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Bernardo GiustinianiIntroductionBernardo Giustiniani (b. 1408–d. 1489) was a prominent Venetian humanist, politician, and diplomat of the middle and l...

Góngora, Luis de

Humberto Huergo

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Luis de GóngoraIntroductionLuis de Góngora y Argote (Córdoba, b. 1561–d. 1627) is one of Spain’s most celebrated poets and the main exponent of Baroqu...

Gournay, Marie de

Leah Chang

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Marie De GournayIntroductionPhilosopher, translator, fiction writer, and editor: it is virtually impossible to pin down one authorial or scholarly ide...

Greek Visitors

Jonathan Harris

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-09-29

Greek Visitors Introduction During the 14th and 15th centuries, while Italy enjoyed prosperity and cultural ascendancy, the Greek-speaking lan...

Guarino da Verona

Craig Kallendorf

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Guarino da VeronaIntroductionGuarino da Verona (b. 1374–d. 1460, also known as Guarino Guarini) is one of the better known of the early Italian humani...

Guicciardini, Francesco

Stella Fletcher

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Francesco GuicciardiniIntroductionFrancesco Guicciardini (b. 1483–d. 1540) was a Florentine patrician and papal administrator who wrote numerous works...

Guilds and Manufacturing

Andrea Caracausi

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Guilds and ManufacturingIntroductionGuilds were one of the most important and widespread associations that organized trade and manufactures from the M...

Hamburg, 1350–1815

Frank Hatje

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2020-05-27

Hamburg, 1350–1815IntroductionOriginally, Hamburg was a borough around the cathedral of the archbishops of Hamburg-Bremen and a mercantile port city f...

Hanseatic League

Alexander Cowan

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Hanseatic League Introduction The Hanseatic League (or Hansa), the collective association of ports along the southern Baltic and North Sea c...

Henry VII

Stella Fletcher

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Henry VIIIntroductionOn his father’s side Henry VII (1457–1509), king of England and lord of Ireland, was a great-grandson of Charles VI of France. On...

Henry VIII, King of England

Sarah Covington

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-09-29

Henry VIII, King of EnglandIntroductionHenry VIII bestrode his era with the kind of imposing confidence that he projected in his famous wide-legged po...

Herbert, George

Cristina Malcolmson

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2015-11-30

George Herbert Introduction For George Herbert (b. 1593–d. 1633), the Renaissance and Reformation coincided in his career, but they were frequ...

Hispanic Mysticism

Hilaire Kallendorf

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Hispanic Mysticism Introduction For some time now, the “canon” of Spanish mysticism has been expanding. No longer is our picture of this sp...

Historiography

Ann Moyer

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

Historiography Introduction History was one of the main disciplines identified with the humanist movement; Renaissance humanists wrote many wo...

Hobbes, Thomas

Jeffrey Collins

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Thomas HobbesIntroductionIt is indicative of the immense influence of Thomas Hobbes that he has spawned three separate bibliographies in the Oxford bi...

Holy Roman Empire 1300–1650

Duncan Hardy

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Holy Roman Empire 1300–1650IntroductionBetween the High Middle Ages and 1806, much of Central Europe was encompassed by an entity called the Holy Roma...

Homes, Foundling

Nicholas Terpstra

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Foundling Homes Introduction Institutional foundling homes first emerged in late-14th-century Italy as distinct charitable initiatives of civi...

Huguenots

David van der Linden

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

HuguenotsIntroductionThe Huguenots were French Reformed Protestants who followed the teachings of John Calvin. The term Huguenots was first coined as ...

Humanism

Paul Grendler

Subject: Renaissance and Reformation »

Date Added: 2010-05-10

HumanismIntroductionHumanism was the major intellectual movement of the Renaissance. In the opinion of the majority of scholars, it began in late-14th...

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