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The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (Modern Library Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

Published in 1860, Burckhardt's History forever altered our sense of the European past, vividly illuminating the Renaissance. It remains the greatest account ever written of this crucial period of artistic and cultural innovation. This edition reproduces the classic Middlemore translation.

About the Author

Peter Gay is Sterling Professor Emeritus of History at Yale University and director of the Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library. His many books include the three-volume The Enlightenment: An Interpretation; Schnitzlers Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture, 1815-1914; and Freud: A Life for Our Time.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375759260
Translator:
Middlemore S G C
Afterword:
Holborn, Hajo
Translator:
Middlemore S G C
Author:
Holborn, Hajo
Author:
Burckhardt, Jacob
Afterword by:
Holborn, Hajo
Afterword:
Holborn, Hajo
Author:
Gay, Peter
Publisher:
Modern Library
Location:
New York
Subject:
Italy
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Europe - Italy
Subject:
Renaissance
Subject:
History - Renaissance
Subject:
Italy Civilization 1268-1559.
Subject:
Renaissance -- Italy.
Subject:
General History
Subject:
World History-Italy
Subject:
history;renaissance;italy;art;art history;italian history;non-fiction;cultural history;european history;italian renaissance;europe;classics;renaissance history;16th century;15th century;medieval history;culture;medieval;humanism;florence;civilization;earl
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Modern Library Classics
Series Volume:
no. 96-141
Publication Date:
20020431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
432
Dimensions:
7.94x5.26x.90 in. .68 lbs.

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