The Fortunes of the Courtier: The European Reception of Castiglione's Cortegiano

The Fortunes of the Courtier: The European Reception of Castiglione's Cortegiano

by Peter Burke
     
 

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This book aims to understand the different readings of Castiglione's Cortegiano or Book of the Courtier from the Renaissance to the twentieth century.See more details below

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This book aims to understand the different readings of Castiglione's Cortegiano or Book of the Courtier from the Renaissance to the twentieth century.

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The Fortunes of the Courtier is an important contribution to intellectual history and to the history of the book. It demonstrates how bibliography, textual criticism, and library history can illuminate the mentality of an age.”
Magill's Literary Annual

The Fortunes of the Courtier is an important contribution to intellectual history and to the history of the book. It demonstrates how bibliography, textual criticism, and library history can illuminate the mentality of an age.”
Magill's Literary Annual

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ISBN-13:
9780745665849
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/29/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
222
File size:
2 MB

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