Medieval / Renaissance
|Bede's Historia Ecclesiastica|
By F. W. Garforth
This valuable supplement to second- and third-year Latin studies offers a comprehensive collection of Bede's writings in a volume that provides a vivid portrait of this giant of medieval scholarship. . . . [more]...
|Carmina Burana: Cantiones Profanae|
By Judith Lynn Sebesta
Carl Orff's 24 selections from the 200 beloved medieval poems of the Carmina Burana celebrate the universal range of human emotion and experience: passion, longing, exuberance, humor, rebellion, ennui, and . . . [more]...
|Erasmus and His Times|
By G. S. Facer
These letters to and from Erasmus introduce students to a lively form of Latin and an exciting period of history. The book includes biographical material, notes, and vocabulary. [more]...
|Medieval Mosaic: A Book of Medieval Latin Readings|
Edited by Aaron W. Godfrey
These informative and entertaining selections, when pieced together, build a brilliant mosaic that depicts the thought, theology, history, and spiritual and personal lives of people living in the fourth through . . . [more]...
|Millennium: A Latin Reader, ad 374–1374|
By F. E. Harrison
Intended for anyone interested in exploring the range of Latin literature beyond the confines of the "classical" period, Millennium explores writing ranging from the Bible to the Carmina Burana, and . . . [more]...
|Plays of Hrotswitha of Gandersheim, The|
By Alexandra Bonfante-Warren, Larissa Bonfante
Called by Renaissance humanist Conrad Celtes "the German Sappho," Hrotswtha (ca. 935-1000) was a prolific author who wrote eight legends in verse, two historical epics, and six plays in rhymed . . . [more]...