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Renan, Ernest 1823-1892

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The life of Jesus by Ernest Renan( Book )

938 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 4,857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this classic work, renowned rationalist and scholar of religion Ernest Renan is the first biographer of Jesus to present him as entirely human. Renan describes Jesus as a popular religious leader and self-proclaimed Messiah who increasingly advocated the overthrow of Roman rule and the establishment of a theocracy
Souvenirs d'enfance et de jeunesse by Ernest Renan( Book )

297 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A leading French scholar tells of his extraordinary life in this 1883 memoir. Born to a family of fishermen, Renan was educated at the ecclesiastical seminary in his home town; developed a questioning mind and a passion for philosophy, Catholicism, and mathematics; helped define the modern notion of nationhood; and published his controversial Life of Jesus
The apostles by Ernest Renan( Book )

144 editions published between 1866 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1866 volume, the second installment of Renan's monumental History of the Origins of Christianity, picks up from the death of Jesus and continues with the lives of the apostles, the organization of the Church of Jerusalem, and the spread of Christianity up to the time of St. Paul's first mission, always against the backdrop of Roman civilization
La réforme intellectuelle et morale by Ernest Renan( Book )

118 editions published between 1871 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saint Paul by Ernest Renan( Book )

131 editions published between 1868 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literary and philosophical essays, French, German and Italian by Charles W Eliot( Book )

14 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That we should not judge of our happiness until after our death. That to philsophise is to learne how to die. Of the institution and education of children. Of friendship. Of bookes. By Montaigne. -- Montaigne. What is a classic? by C.-A. Sainte-Beuve. --The poetry of the Celtic races, by E. Renan. --The education of the human race, by G.E. Lessing. --Letters upon the aesthetic education of man, by J.C.F. Schiller. --Fundamental principles of the metaphysic of morals. Transition from popular moral philosophy to the metaphysic of morals. by I.Kant. --Byron and Goethe, by G. Mazzini
Studies of religious history and criticism by Ernest Renan( Book )

132 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Averroès et la̓verroïsme; essai historique by Ernest Renan( Book )

104 editions published between 1832 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'avenir de la science by Ernest Renan( Book )

104 editions published between 1840 and 1968 in French and Undetermined and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De l'origine du langage by Ernest Renan( Book )

138 editions published between 1838 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the influence of the institutions, thought and culture of Rome, on Christianity and the development of the Catholic church by Ernest Renan( Book )

39 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire générale et système comparé des langues sémitiques by Ernest Renan( Book )

117 editions published between 1843 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouvelles études d'histoire religieuse by Ernest Renan( Book )

60 editions published between 1884 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialogues et fragments philosophiques by Ernest Renan( Book )

72 editions published between 1871 and 1936 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essais de morale et de critique by Ernest Renan( Book )

74 editions published between 1859 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My sister Henrietta by Ernest Renan( Book )

12 editions published between 1895 and 2010 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettres intimes--1842-1845--précédées de Ma soeur Henriette by Ernest Renan( Book )

47 editions published between 1894 and 1929 in French and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brother and sister; a memoir and the letters of Ernest and Henriette Renan by Ernest Renan( Book )

5 editions published in 1896 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christ in art by Ernest Renan( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the dawn of Christianity, artists have been fascinated and stirred by the figure of Christ. His likeness appears in frescoes on the walls of catacombs that date from Roman times; he is featured in the stained glass windows of Gothic churches; and he can be found in various forms in today's pop culture. The Biblical Saviour is not a static, immaterial deity: Christ's mortal birth, unusual life and dramatic death make him an accessible subject for religious and secular artists alike. Whether they show the spirituality of God Incarnate or the earthly characteristics of a flesh-and-blood man
Le Christ dans l'art by Ernest Renan( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La figure du Christ a, depuis toujours, inspiré les artistes. Déjà, dans les catacombes de l'Antiquité romaine, son portrait apparaissait sur les fresques murales. Plus tard, la vie du Christ se découpe dans les vitraux des églises gothiques ou se dessine sur les toiles des artistes de la Renaissance. Cependant, la figuration du Seigneur ne répond pas à une codification particulière et peut prendre, selon les artistes, des traits divers et variés. Qu'elles soulignent la spiritualité d'un dieu incarné ou les caractéristiques terrestres d'un homme de chair et de sang, les représentations nombreus
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Ernest Renan écrivain, philologue, philosophe et historien français.

Ernest Renan filosofo, filologo e storico delle religioni francese

Ernest Renan francuski pisarz, historyk, filozof

Ernest Renan Frans filosoof

Ernest Renan Frantziako filosofoa, historialaria eta idazlea izan zen. Batez ere erlijioaren historialari eta historiaren filosofo gisa nabarmendu zen.

Ernest Renan französischer Schriftsteller, Historiker, Archäologe und Orientalist

Ernest Renan French philosopher and writer

Ernest Renan skrivagner gallek

Ernestus Renan


Renan, Arnošt 1823-1892

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Renan, E. (Ernest), 1823-1892

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Renan, Erneste 1823-1892

Renan Ernesto

Renan, Ernesto 1823-1892

Renan, Ernestos

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Renan, Ernst 1823-1892

Renan, Joseph E. 1823-1892

Renan Joseph Ernest

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Rīnān, Irnist 1823-1892

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Žozefas Ernestas Renanas

Ернест Ренан

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Ренан Е

Ренан Е. 1823-1892

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Ренан Ж. Э. 1823-1892

Ренан, Жозеф Эрнест

Ренан, Жосеф Эрнест

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Ренан Э. 1823-1892

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Ренан, Эрнест 1823-1892

Ренан, Эрнест Жозеф 1823-1892

Ренан, Эрнест французский писатель, историк и филолог

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ארנסט רנן

רנאן, ארנסט 1832-1892

רנן, ארנסט 1832-1892

ارنست رنان، 1823-1892

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رينان, أرنست

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레난, 어네스트 1823-1892

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르낭, 에르네스뜨 1823-1892

르낭, 에르네스트 1823-1892

르낭, 에른스트 1823-1892

르낭, 조제프 에르네스트 1823-1892

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Literary and philosophical essays, French, German and ItalianLectures on the influence of the institutions, thought and culture of Rome, on Christianity and the development of the Catholic churchChrist in art