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The sixty colloquies forming part of Orta's book present a medical view moving away from Galenism and Aristotelianism, and based upon modern botany and iatrochemistry.
Second, plea colloquies implicate the most basic rights that our Constitution and justice system vest in criminal defendants, and district courts traditionally have been given a great deal of leeway in conducting those colloquies; moreover, requiring an organization's attendance may substantially further the goals of criminal law.
Just imagine the Colloquies written in the racy Dutch of the sixteenth century
This new edition of AElfric Bata's Colloquies is most
Particularly in light of current ecumenical discussions, it is certain that the religious colloquies of the sixteenth century will be gaining ever more attention in coming decades.
He seems to have read many of Erasmus's works, to have respected him as an important predecessor, to have consciously alluded to other works by Erasmus, to have known and alluded elsewhere to the Colloquies, and even to have been influenced quite obviously by one of the colloquies (De Alcumista) within the Alchemist itself.
President, again, I was hoping we might get into these kinds of colloquies on the floor.
The adages and the colloquies, both represented here, were largely (in the case of the adages) or wholly (in the case of the colloquies) the products of his middle and later life.
His verse was collected in Internal Colloquies (1971) and New and Selected Poems (1978).
In colloquies with capitalists and Catholics, he turns the other cheek and deserts those who should be his natural allies.
He further might have mentioned the use of mathematics in gunnery, as described at great length in such a work as Niccolo Tartaglia's Three Books of Colloquies Concerning the Arte of Shooting Artillerie (translated by Cyprian Lucar), entered in the Stationers' Register on 30 October 1587 and published in the year of the attempted Armada invasion.
Pastoral convenings are characteristically occasions for songs and colloquies that express and thereby seek to redress separation, absence, or loss" (81).
In colloquies with a Beggar, Servant, Butcher, Fortune-teller, and Gondolier, the Filosofo learns of the many hidden joys and "tricks of the trade" in the professional culture of the lower orders.
One of Erasmus's most widely disseminated and certainly most notorious works, the Colloquies, is discussed in a separate chapter but in the same context.