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The Resource The humanist interpretation of hieroglyphs in the allegorical studies of the Renaissance : with a focus on the triumphal arch of Maximilian I, by Karl Giehlow ; translated with an introduction & notes by Robin Raybould

The humanist interpretation of hieroglyphs in the allegorical studies of the Renaissance : with a focus on the triumphal arch of Maximilian I, by Karl Giehlow ; translated with an introduction & notes by Robin Raybould

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The humanist interpretation of hieroglyphs in the allegorical studies of the Renaissance : with a focus on the triumphal arch of Maximilian I
Title
The humanist interpretation of hieroglyphs in the allegorical studies of the Renaissance
Title remainder
with a focus on the triumphal arch of Maximilian I
Statement of responsibility
by Karl Giehlow ; translated with an introduction & notes by Robin Raybould
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Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
The Hieroglyphenkunde by Karl Giehlow published in 1915, described variously by critics as "a masterpiece", "magnificent", "monumental" and "incomparable", is here translated into English for the first time. Giehlow's work with an initial focus on the Hieroglyphica of Horapollo, the manuscript of which was discovered by Giehlow, was a pioneering attempt to introduce the thesis that Egyptian hieroglyphics had a fundamental influence on the Italian literature of allegory and symbolism and beyond that on the evolution of all Renaissance art. The present edition includes the illustrations of
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Cataloging source
E7B
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1863-1913
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Giehlow, Karl
Dewey number
945/.05
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DG445
LC item number
.G5413 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Raybould, Robin
Series statement
  • Brill's Texts and Sources in Intellectual History
  • Brill's Studies in Intellectual History,
Series volume
  • Volume 16
  • Volume 240
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  • Egyptian language
  • Egyptology
  • Renaissance
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization
  • Civilization
  • Egyptian language
  • Egyptology
  • Renaissance
  • Italy
Label
The humanist interpretation of hieroglyphs in the allegorical studies of the Renaissance : with a focus on the triumphal arch of Maximilian I, by Karl Giehlow ; translated with an introduction & notes by Robin Raybould
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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mixed
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Scope and aim of the study -- The hieroglyphs of the Italian humanists -- Hieroglyphs on the Egyptian monuments known in Rome in the XVth century -- Fra Francesco Colonna and his hieroglyphs -- Hieroglyphic studies in the Italian Cinquecento -- The hieroglyphica of Pierio Valeriano Bolzano: a life's work -- The hieroglyphic origins of the Emblemata of Alciato -- The hieroglyphics of the German and French humanists
Control code
903962160
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004281721
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9789004281721
  • 10.1163/9789004281738
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903962160
Label
The humanist interpretation of hieroglyphs in the allegorical studies of the Renaissance : with a focus on the triumphal arch of Maximilian I, by Karl Giehlow ; translated with an introduction & notes by Robin Raybould
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Scope and aim of the study -- The hieroglyphs of the Italian humanists -- Hieroglyphs on the Egyptian monuments known in Rome in the XVth century -- Fra Francesco Colonna and his hieroglyphs -- Hieroglyphic studies in the Italian Cinquecento -- The hieroglyphica of Pierio Valeriano Bolzano: a life's work -- The hieroglyphic origins of the Emblemata of Alciato -- The hieroglyphics of the German and French humanists
Control code
903962160
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 352 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004281721
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9789004281721
  • 10.1163/9789004281738
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)903962160

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