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Renaissance politics and culture : essays in honour of Robert Black

Title
Renaissance politics and culture : essays in honour of Robert Black / edited by Jonathan Davies and John Monfasani.
ISBN
9789004464827
9004464824
9789004464865
Publication
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2021]
Physical Description
xxvii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Summary
"Renaissance Politics and Culture collects ten essays by eminent scholars in Renaissance studies to celebrate the life and work of Robert Black, who has made some of the most original and significant contributions to the history of the Renaissance. Reflecting his interdisciplinary interests and approaches, these essays analyze education, humanism, political thought, printing, and the visual arts during this key period in their development"-- Provided by publisher.
Other formats
Online version: Renaissance politics and culture Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2021]
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
October 18, 2021
Series
Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 331.
Brill's studies in intellectual history, volume 331
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Preface
List of figures
Notes on contributors
Publications of Robert Black, 1973-2020
Robert Black: a life of scholarship / Jonathan Davies
The problem of succession for the Visconti and the Sforza / Jane Black
The impuissant and immoral city: George of Trebizond's Critique of Plato's Laws / John Monfasani
The virtuous republic of Francesco Patrizi of Siena / James Hankins
Cleomenes Redivivus: Machiavelli from the Prince to the Discourses / Jérémie Barthas
Machiavelli and Arezzo / John M. Najemy
Leon Battista Alberti as a student of the Florentine University and the Priory of San Martino a Gangalandi (1429-1430) / Lorenz Böninger
The Gherardi family of Borgo San Sepolcro and Piero della Francesca's Williamstown Virgin and Child Enthroned with Four Angels / James R. Banker
Pier Vettori (1499-1585): philologist and professor / Davide Baldi Bellini
Print and trust in Renaissance Italy / Brian Richardson
Index Nominum.
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