Useful books from my shelf

I have finally gotten around to starting to add my books on LibraryThing.com
All are not there yet but you can find me here.

Theese are all books from my bookshelf that I have found useful in my research.
The list is far from complete since I have aquired many books lately and I haven’t updated this list for a very long time.
I will try to get to it soon though!

The books are devided into categories so that you can find your way amog them a bit easier.

Life in the 16:th Century (Ger & Swe) (general):

Magdalena and  Balthazar – Steven Ozment – ISBN 0-671-62440-7
Borgmästarens dotter (The Bürgmeisters daughter) – Steven Ozment – ISBN 91-27-08139-7
Kropp och ande (Flesh and spirit) – Steven Ozment – ISBN 91-27-08113-3
Dagligt liv i Norden på 1500-talet (14 books in 7 tomes) – Fredrik Troels-Lund – Albert Bonniers förlag
Before the Mast: Life and death Aboard the Mary Rose – J. Gardiner & M J. Allen

Landsknecht life:

Memoirs of a Mercenary – Master Johann Diets, translated by Bernard Miall – The Folio Society 1987
Landsknechte und Reisläufer: Bilder vom Soldaten – Matthias Rogg – ISBN 3-506-74474-7
Landsknechte – Reinhard Baumann – ISBN 3-406-379710
Kartenspeilbuch – Jost Amman – Facsimile reproduction, München 1880
Das Ständebuch – Jost Amman – Facsimile – Insel-Bücherei 133
Armies of the German Peasants’ War 1524-26 – Douglas Miller – Ospery Publishing ISBN 1-84176-507-4
The Landsknechts – Douglas Miller – Osprey Men-At-Arms Series – ISBN 0-85045-258-9
Landsknecht Soldier 1486–1560 – John Richards – Osprey Publishing – ISBN 1-84176-243-1
Pavia 1525 – Angus Konstam – Osprey Publishing – ISBN 1-85532-504-7
Landsknechte, Soldatenfrauen und Nationalkrieger
– Karen Hagenmann, Ralf Pröve – ISBN 3-593-36101-9
Dirnen Krieger Narren Ausgewählte Zeichnungen von Urs Graf
– Christiane Andersson – GS-Verlag
Sprichwörter (gesammelt bis 1541 von Sebastian Franck aus Wörth)
– ISBN-3-403-03417-8
Die Anfänge der Artillerie
– Dorothea Goetz – Militärverlag der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik


Sources for Landsknecht garb:

Textiler Hausrat – Kleidung und Haustektilien in Nürnberg von 1500–1650 – Jutta Zander-Seidel – ISBN 3422007601
Gustav II Adolf vid Lützen
– Rudolf Cederström – Livrustkammarstiftelsen 1944
Dagligt liv i Norden på 1500-talet (4:th book, 2:nd tome) – Fredrik Troels-Lund – Albert Bonniers förlag
The Tudor Tailor – N. Mikhaila & J. Malcolm-Davies – ISBN 10 0713489855 or 13 9780713489859
Dressing Renaissance Florence – Carole Collier Frick – ISBN 0 8018 6939 0
Beginner’s Guide to Blackwork – Lesley Wilkins – ISBN 0 85532 937 8
Why call it Blackwork? – Marion Scoular – No ISBN
Needlework Patterns from Renaissance Germany – Katheryn Newall
Stureskjortorna – Livrustkammaren Vol IV: 8–9 – artikel av Anna-Maja Nyhlén
Moda a Firenze 1540-1580 – R. Orsi Landini & Bruna Niccoli – ISBN 88-8304-867-9
Lucet Braiding – variations on a renaissance cord – Elaine Fuller – ISBN 189165606-6
Handbook of Costume – Janet Arnold – ISBN 333 12481 2
The German Single Leaf Woodcut 1500-1550 – Max Giesberg – ISBN 08-7817-125-8
Archeologia historica 19/94 – Textilie z hrobu Anny Jagellonské – M. Bravermanova, J. Kobrolova, A. Samohylova
Blackwork – Mary Gostelow – ISBN 0-486-40178-2
An introduction to Blackwork – Complete Anachronist 31 – Printed by The Society for Creative Anachronism
Dress at the Court of King Henry VIII
– Maria Hayward
Zwei
Schauben aus dem Bayerischen Nationalmuseum München – Johannes Pietsch – ISBN 3-935643-15-2
Bands from Hans Hofer’s New Formbuch’len Augsberg 1545
– Linn R. Skinner
A New little Pattern book of Peter Quentel
– Linn R. Skinner
German Renaissance Patterns for Embroidery
(a facsimile copy of Nicolas Bassée’s new modelbuch of 1568 – ISBN 0-9633331-4-3
Urs Graf
– Emil Major und Erwin Gradmann – Prestel-Verlag K.G. München
Hans Holbein
– Stephanie Buck – ISBN 3-8290-2583-1

Other garb sources:

Metal thread embroidery – Jane Lemon – ISBN 0-7134-8926-X The Medieval talior’s assistant – Sarah Thursfield – ISBN 0-89676-239-4
Purses in Pieces: Archaeological Finds of Late Medieval and 16th Century Leather Purses, Pouches, Bags and Cases in the Netherlands
Fashion in the Age of the Black Prince
– Stella Mary Newton
Medieval Clothing and Textiles 1–6
Klær og formspråk i norsk middelalder
– Marianne VedelerSkoboken – tio modeller från vikingatid till medeltid
Drottning Margaretas gyllene kjortel i Uppsala domkyrka
– Agnes Geijer
Textiles and Clothing 1150-1450
– Elisabeth Crowfoot
Woven into the earth
– Else Østergård.
Kläderna och människan i medeltidens Sverige och Norge
– Eva Andersson
Purses in Pieces
– Olaf Goubitz
M
edieval Dress and Fashion – Margaret Scott – ISBN 0-7123-0675-7
The Cambridge History of Western Textiles (vol.1-2)
– Edited by Jenkins – ISBN 0-521-34107-8
Viking clothing
– Thor Ewing – ISBN 978-0-7524-3587-9


Illuminations and Calligraphy:

Meisterwerke im J.Paul Getty Museum – Illuminierte handschriften – ISBN 0 89236 452 1
A History of Illuminated Manuscripts – Christopher de Hamel – ISBN 0 7148 3452 1
Illuminated Manuscripts – Treasures of the Pierpont Morgan Library – ISBN 07892 0216 6
Western European illuminated Manuscript – T.Voronova & A. Sterlingov – ISBN 0 86288 584 1
Medival Calligraphy It’s History and Technique – Marc Drogin – ISBN 0 486 26142 5
The Hours of Catherine of Cleves – ISBN  08076 1492 0
The Craftsman’s Handbook ”Il Libro dell’ Arte”– Cennino d’Andrea Cennini – transl. David V. Thompson JR –
ISBN 0-486-20054-X


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One thought on “Useful books from my shelf

  1. I’d also suggest the ‘Weapons of Warre’ volume of the Mary Rose archaeology as being useful for one area of Landsknecht life (tho’ it’s not quite as good as the Before the Mast.)

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