Reimagining the Wandering Jew legend and the curse of immortality in centuries of Jewish and Christian art
Original essays by leading scholars on the significance of accessories in the cultural, social, and political lives of men and women in the Renaissance
The story of the life and untimely death of a persecuted priest in colonial Peru and the controversy over mysterious, recently discovered documents about him
A delicious introduction to the food prepared in wealthy medieval French households
Explores the changes in economic practices and structures in the late Muromachi period in Japan by focusing on patterns of patronage and professionalism in the world of poetry.