Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy by Jacob Burckhardt
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Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
By Jacob Burckhardt

The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy

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Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy by Jacob Burckhardt

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Translated by SGC Middlemore and with an introduction by Peter Gay, "Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy" is the definitive history of the Italian Renaissance.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780375759260
ISBN-10: 0375759263
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 135mm x 26mm)
Pages: 448
Imprint: Modern Library Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Publish Date: 5-Feb-2002
Country of Publication: United States

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Burckhardt's 1860 magnum opus on the development of the Italian Renaissance, here reissued in the two-volume English translation of 1878.

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Judgements on History and Historians by Jacob Burckhardt Judgements on History and Historians, Paperback (February 2007)

Ranging from the days of Ancient Egypt, through the Reformation to the time of Napoleon, this work presents a history of western civilisation. It was written during the time when the European empires spanned the globe, the modern age was being forged in the nationalist revolutions of 1848, and the western civilisation was in its pomp.

History of Greek Culture by Jacob Burckhardt History of Greek Culture, Paperback (March 2003)

Monumental survey explores regional variations, virtues, and faults of city-states, discusses the fine arts, examines poesy and music, and presents perceptive accounts of enduring Greek achievements in philosophy, science, and oratory. 80 photographs, 25 black-and-white illustrations.

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Author Biography - Jacob Burckhardt

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; Schnitzler s Century: The Making of Middle-Class Culture, 1815 1914; and Freud: A Life for Our Time."

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