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Renaissance Essays vol.2

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The subjects of the 17 essays in this volume include the definition of humanism, the Renaissance conception of modernity, the significance and uses of Renaissance rhetoric, the relation of painting to the liberal arts, the writing of history in the Renaissance, the role of music in the development of experimental science, the narrative practices of medical case-histories, and the development of a new Renaissance language of statecraft.;Petrarch, Valla, Alberti, Accolti, Machiavelli, Steuco, Cardano, Baudouin, Montaigne and Campanella are among the authors interpreted here. The essays were originally published in the "Journal of the History of Ideas", a journal with a long tradition of publishing significant interdisciplinary essays in the field of Renaissance studies.
Condition is very good.

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Author(s):
William J Connell
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1878822233
ISBN-13:
9781878822239
Number of pages:
365
Publisher:
University of Rochester Press

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The subjects of the 17 essays in this volume include the definition of humanism, the Renaissance conception of modernity, the significance and uses of Renaissance rhetoric, the relation of painting to the liberal arts, the writing of history in the Renaissance, the role of music in the development of experimental science, the narrative practices of medical case-histories, and the development of a new Renaissance language of statecraft.;Petrarch, Valla, Alberti, Accolti, Machiavelli, Steuco, Cardano, Baudouin, Montaigne and Campanella are among the authors interpreted here. The essays were originally published in the "Journal of the History of Ideas", a journal with a long tradition of publishing significant interdisciplinary essays in the field of Renaissance studies.
Condition is very good.

Author(s):
William J Connell
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1878822233
ISBN-13:
9781878822239
Number of pages:
365
Publisher:
University of Rochester Press

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