The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance: A Sourcebook

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D.C. Heath, 1992 - History - 441 pages
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The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance offers material drawn from the fourteenth to the early sixteenth centuries surveying the social, economic, political, cultural, and intellectual history of Renaissance Italy. The diverse documents include court records, poetry, fiction, ricordanze, courtesy books, letters, maxims, histories, and humanist treatises.

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Introduction
1
The Classical Heritage
7
On Duties
13
Copyright

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Kenneth R. Bartlett is Professor of History and Renaissance Studies at the University of Toronto. He is the author of "The English in Italy 1525-1558: A Study in Culture and Politics" (1991), co-editor of "Humanism and the Northern Renaissance" (2000), and co-translator of Giovanni Della Casa's "Galateo" (third edition 1994).

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