Index Emblematicus


The Index Emblematicus series aims to collect and edit important works of emblem literature produced throughout Europe during the Renaissance. Each volume provides a collection of primary documentation including emblem facsimiles, translation of their text into English, and indexes to facilitate research.

General Editor: Peter M. Daly, McGill University

6 results found
Displaying: 1 - 6 results

Sort by: ascending descending
Show books per page
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 4: William Camden, H.G., and Otto van Veen
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 4: William Camden, H.G., and Otto van Veen
By Peter Daly and Mary V. Silcox

This volume of the Index Emblematicus deals with three early 17th-century works: Remaines of a Greater Worke Concerning Britaine, by William Camden / The Mirrour of Maiestie, by H.G. / Amorum Emblematta by Otto van Vee.

Published Dec 1998
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 5: Henry Peacham's Manuscript Emblem Books
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 5: Henry Peacham's Manuscript Emblem Books
By Alan R. Young

A collection of four emblem manuscripts by the noted 17th-century humanist scholar, Henry Peacham.

Published Sep 1998
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 3: Emblematic Flag Devices of the English Civil Wars, 1642-1660
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 3: Emblematic Flag Devices of the English Civil Wars, 1642-1660
By Alan R. Young

A series of concordances, indexes, and lists makes the volume extremely accessible. Because of the unusual nature of the source material, a lengthy introductory essay is provided to explain the indexing of the text.

Published Apr 1995
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 2: P.S. (Paradin), P.S. (Simeoni), Willet, Combe
The English Emblem Tradition: Volume 2: P.S. (Paradin), P.S. (Simeoni), Willet, Combe
By Peter Daly, Leslie T. Duer, and Mary V. Silcox

Reproduces four late 16th century English emblem books, providing brief critical and bibliographic introductions, translations.

Published Oct 1993
The English Emblem Tradition
The English Emblem Tradition
By Peter Daly

The object of this work is identification rather than interpretation. Together with those which will follow, it is an important step toward the establishment of an essential foundation on which to build emblem studies.

Published May 1988
Andreas Alciatus: Volume I: The Latin Emblems; Volume II: Emblems in Translation
Andreas Alciatus: Volume I: The Latin Emblems; Volume II: Emblems in Translation
By Peter Daly

By making the emblem books accessible to modern scholars in this fashion, the Index will enhance the study not only of literature, but also of the history of art, culture, religion, and symbol.

Published Jun 1985