Login Shopping Cart My Account TrackOrder
 
  Main Books Music DVDs Forum Help
  Top 10s Our Picks New Arrivals Great Deals Short Quantities Notable Books
Home > Books > Top 10s > Classical/Medieval/Renaissance Studies
Search   
Advanced Search
My Emma
and save 10% on your next order.
Visit us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter See our Pictures on PInterest
ShoppingCart
 Shopping Cart
0 item(s) in your cart
 
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Books Category
Antiques
Arts - Performing
Arts - Visual
Audiobooks
Autobiography/ Biography
Business/Computer
Calendars/Notecards/ Gifts
Children's
Classical/ Medieval/ Renaissance Studies
Cooking/Food/Wine
Crafts
Cultural Studies
Erotica/Sexuality
Fiction
Games/Sports
General Non-Fiction
Health/Medicine
History
Home/Garden
Large Print
Literature
Nature
Nautical
New Age
Non-book
Parenting & Childcare
Philosophy
Reference
Regional Studies
Science
Seasonal
Social/ Behavioral/ Political Sciences
Spirituality/Religion
Transportation
Travel
Daedalus Books
Warehouse Outlet
Daedalus Warehouse outlet
Catalog Handy?
  Easy Order Form
  Shop Current Catalog
  Request Catalog
Need the Perfect Gift?

Gift Cards
Reading Group Picks

Reading Group Picks
Clearance Sale!
  Book Clearance
  Music Clearance
  DVD Clearance
Daily Glean
Top 10s
Classical/Medieval/Renaissance Studies
#1
A Brief Guide to William Shakespeare: Without the Boring Bits
Peter Ackroyd, intro.
Publisher: Robinson.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849010481.  Daedalus Item Code: 70429
 
Presenting synopses of all the plays, along with character descriptions, source notes, and extracts of famous speeches and exchanges, this is not only a fine introduction to Shakespeare, it is also ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
#2
World Without End: Spain, Philip II, and the First Global Empire
Hugh Thomas.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780812998115.  Daedalus Item Code: 71588
 
Following Rivers of Gold and The Golden Empire, this conclusion to the late Hugh Thomas's epic three-volume history of the Spanish Empire chronicles the lives, loves, conflicts, and ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $35.00 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $27.02
#3
The Tudor Tutor: Your Cheeky Guide to the Dynasty
Barb Alexander. Lisa Graves, illus.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781634504027.  Daedalus Item Code: 71850
 
From the bloody Wars of the Roses to Queen Elizabeth I's iconic rule, the Tudor Dynasty was a period of sex, scandal, and intrigue, while monarchs like Henry VIII and Queen Elizabeth I have become a ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $14.99 Sale Price: $3.98 You Save: $11.01
#4
The Iliad: A New Translation
Homer. Caroline Alexander, trans.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062046277.  Daedalus Item Code: 71575
 
Composed around 730 BC, Homer's Iliad recounts the events of a few momentous weeks in the protracted ten-year war between the invading Greeks and the Trojans in their besieged city of Ilion. ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $39.99 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $32.01
#5
Chaucer's Tale: 1386 and the Road to Canterbury
Paul Strohm.
Publisher: Viking.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780670026432.  Daedalus Item Code: 71580
 
The Canterbury Tales remains a founding text of English literature, yet it only came about because Geoffrey Chaucer was all but ruined. In the politically and economically fraught London of ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $28.95 Sale Price: $7.98 You Save: $20.97
#6
The Year 1000: What Life was Like at the Turn of the First Millennium
Robert Lacey & Danny Danziger.
Publisher: Abacus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780349113067.  Daedalus Item Code: 70129
 
Ten centuries ago, England was host to magicians, monks, warriors, and wandering merchants, fearing an apocalypse and yet not knowing what year it was or what lay beyond the nearest valley. As Robert ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $5.98
#7
Magna Carta and All That: A Guide to the Magna Carta and Life in England in 1215
Rod Green.
Publisher: Andre Deutsch.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780233004648.  Daedalus Item Code: 72178
 
Magna CartaŚwhich challenged and limited royal authority for the first timeŚwas granted at Runnymede on the 15th of June in 1215 by King John and has become one of the most important documents in ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
#8
Fatal Rivalry: Flodden 1513: Henry VIII, James IV and the Battle for Renaissance Britain
George Goodwin.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393073683.  Daedalus Item Code: 71716
 
Following Fatal Colours: Towton 1461, historian George Goodwin here takes us back to Flodden in the northernmost corner of England, where the greatest and bloodiest Anglo-Scottish battle in ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $29.95 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $22.97
#9
The Duke's Assassin: Exile and Death of Lorenzino de' Medici
Stefano Dall'Aglio. Donald Weinstein, trans.
Publisher: Yale.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780300189780.  Daedalus Item Code: 72205
 
Originally published in Italian, this gripping book by research fellow Stefano Dall'Aglio sheds new light on Florence's notorious Lorenzo di Pier Francesco de' Medici (popularly called known as ... (Read More)
 
List Price: $40.00 Sale Price: $6.98 You Save: $33.02
#10
Henry VIII: The Life and Rule of England's Nero
John Matusiak.
Publisher: History Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780750960892.  Daedalus Item Code: 62355
 
Five centuries after he ascended the throne, the reputation of Henry VIII is generally being rehabilitated and subtly sanitized. Tudor historian John Matusiak paints a considerably less flattering ... (Read More)
 
List Price: Import Sale Price: $4.98
Security Seals
Books
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Books
Clearance
Reading Group Picks
Music
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable Music
Clearance
DVDs
Top 10s
Our Picks
New Arrivals
Great Deals
Short Quantities
Notable DVDs
Clearance
Customer Service
How to Order
FAQ
Contact Us
Feedback
About Us
Privacy Policy
My Account
Register
Forgot Password?
Change Your Info
Order History
Web Site Preference
Easy Order Form
Catalogs
Gift Cards
Track Order
 
Employment
Order online or call 1-800-395-2665 (U.S.) or 1-410-309-2705 (Outside U.S. & Canada)
This site features merchandise from our catalogs and store, in addition to items available only online. Availability may vary.
©2017 Daedalus Books, Inc. | Contact customer service at custserv@daedalusbooks.com