Roscoe and Italy: The Reception of Italian Renaissance History and Culture in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Roscoe and Italy: The Reception of Italian Renaissance History and Culture in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

by Stella Fletcher (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781409404910
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/30/2012
Pages: 266
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction, Stella Fletcher; Part I Roscoe and the Revival of the Arts: Between history and art history: Roscoe's Medici Lives, Emanuele Pellegrini; Roscoe's Lorenzo: ‘restorer of Italian literature, Corinna Salvadori Lonergan; Roscoe's Italian paintings in the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Xanthe Brooke. Part II Roscoe as Biographer: William Roscoe and his Lorenzo de' Medici, Cecil H. Clough; William Roscoe and Lorenzo de' Medici as statesman, John E. Law; William Roscoe's Life of Leo X and correspondence with Angelo Fabroni, D.S. Chambers. Part III The Roscoe Circle and Italy: William Clarke and the Roscoe Circle, Arline Wilson; Un amico del Roscoe: William Shepherd and the first modern Life of Poggio Bracciolini (1802), David Rundle; William Roscoe and Thomas Coke of Holkham, Andrea M. Gßldy. Part IV Wider Dissemination: Roscoe's Renaissance in America, Melissa Meriam Bullard; Index.

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