The Autumn of the Middle Ages [2 ed.] 0226359921, 9780226359922

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The Autumn of the Middle Ages [2 ed.]
 0226359921, 9780226359922

Table of contents :
Contents
Translator’s introduction
Preface to the Dutch Edition
Preface to the German Translation
Chapter 1 The Passionate Intensity of Life
Chapter 2 The Craving for a More Beautiful Life
Chapter 3 The Heroic Dream
Chapter 4 The Forms of Love
Chapter 5 The Vision of Death
Chapter 6 The Depiction of the Sacred
Chapter 7 The Pious Personality
Chapter 8 Religious Excitation and Religious Fantasy
Chapter 9 The Decline of Symbolism
Chapter 10 The Failure of Imagination
Chapter 11 The Forms of Thought in Practice
Chapter 12 Art in Life
Chapter 13 Image and Word
Chapter 14 The Coming of the New Form
Notes
Translator’s Introduction
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Bibliography
Index
Imagines

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