Benedetto Accolti and the Florentine Renaissance / Edition 1

Benedetto Accolti and the Florentine Renaissance / Edition 1

by Robert Black
     
 

The first biography of one of the outstanding humanists of the fifteenth-century Renaissance.See more details below

Overview

The first biography of one of the outstanding humanists of the fifteenth-century Renaissance.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521522274
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/08/2002
Edition description:
First Paperback Edition
Pages:
367
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface; Abbreviations; 1. Arezzo in the early Renaissance; 2. The Accolti family; 3. Benedetto Accolti's early life and works; 4. Accolti in Florence and Arezzo in the 1440's and the early 1450's; 5. Accolti's election as chancellor of Florence; 6. The Florentine chancellorship; 7. Accolti's Dialogus; 8. Accolti's history of the first crusade and the Turkish menace; 9. Accolti and Renaissance historiography; Epilogue; Appendices; Select bibliography; Index.

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