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Florence, the Golden Age, 1138-1737

by Gene A. Brucker

  • 169 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Abbeville Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florence (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Florence (Italy) -- History -- To 1421,
    • Florence (Italy) -- History -- 1421-1737

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGene Adam Brucker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG737 .B7351 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2838670M
      ISBN 100896594572
      LC Control Number84000441

      Florence: The Golden Age, – University of California Press. p. ISBN ^ See a list of Cephalophore saints. Limited to 2, copies, signed and numbered, this is an homage to the 17th-century masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum's prestigious Gallery of Honour. Produced in genuine leather, with hand-written calligraphy, and the finest printing techniques and paper.

      Florence: The Golden Age avg rating — 27 ratings — published — 4 editions Want to Read saving /5(42). Florence. One of Antonio’s friends. Although Florence does not believe in God, he attends catechism to be with his friends. Florence’s active, vocal questioning of Catholic orthodoxy is partly a result of his own difficult past; both of Florence’s parents are dead, and his sisters have become prostitutes.

      Florence and the Medici () Rome: Papal Control and Early Resurrection () Rome: The Depths of Corruption and the Rise of the Golden Age; Venice and Milan () Art in the Early Renaissance () Art in the High Renaissance () The Rise of Printing: Literature in the Renaissance () Women in the. “The Dutch Republic during the 17th and much of the 18th century was indeed the "bookshop of the world". In fact, as Pettegree and Der Weduwen show in this excellent account, publishing, newspapers, importing and exporting books and the wider book trade with its published catalogues and book auctions were one of the most innovative and important aspects of the Dutch Golden Age.


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Lavishly illustrated, The Golden Age of Florence covers the city from the initial stages of the Renaissance to its end. Florence was a turbulent city, sometimes ruled by a group of nobility, sometimes by its guilds, and eventually by the Medici.

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Brucker's. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brucker, Gene A. Florence, the Golden Florence, New York: Abbeville Press, ©   Florence, the Golden Age, 1st American ed.

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Gene Brucker is Shepard Professor of History, Emeritus, at the University of California, Berkeley. His books include Florence: The Golden Age, (California, second edition, ), Giovanni and Lusanna California, ), and Renaissance Florence (California, second edition, ). Gene Brucker is Shepard Professor of History, Emeritus, at the University of California, Berkeley.

His books include Florence: The Golden Age, (California, second edition, ), Giovanni and Lusanna California, ), and Renaissance Florence (California, second edition, ).This was also a time of great literature: Dante Alighieri of Florence (–) wrote the greatest of all Christian poems, the Divine Comedy, which is a story of an imaginary journey through hell, purgatory, and heaven; Geoffrey Chaucer of England (–) wrote the Canterbury Tales, which are vignettes of pilgrims on their way to a.