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The Resource Italy and the classical tradition : language, thought and poetry 1300-1600, edited by Carlo Caruso & Andrew Laird

Italy and the classical tradition : language, thought and poetry 1300-1600, edited by Carlo Caruso & Andrew Laird

Label
Italy and the classical tradition : language, thought and poetry 1300-1600
Title
Italy and the classical tradition
Title remainder
language, thought and poetry 1300-1600
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carlo Caruso & Andrew Laird
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Italy's original fascination with its cultural origins in Greece and Rome first created what is now known as 'the Classical tradition' - the pervasive influence of ancient art and thought on later times. In response to a growing interest in Classical reception, this volume provides a timely reappraisal of the Greek and Roman legacies in Italian literary history. There are fresh insights on the early study of Greek and Latin texts in post-classical Italy and reassessments of the significance attached to ancient authors and ideas in the Renaissance, as well as some innovative interpretations of
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
945
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ4075
LC item number
.I83 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Caruso, Carlo
  • Laird, Andrew
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  • Classical literature
  • Humanism
  • Italian literature
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • HISTORY
  • Civilization
  • Classical literature
  • Humanism
  • Intellectual life
  • Italian literature
  • Italy
Label
Italy and the classical tradition : language, thought and poetry 1300-1600, edited by Carlo Caruso & Andrew Laird
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The classical languages and Italian : some questions of grammar and rhetoric / Guilio Lepschy -- 'Itali dicunt ozie' : describing non-standard and low-register speech in Latin / Philip Burton -- 'Utriusque linguae peritus' : how did one learn Greek and acquire the texts? / Nigel Wilson -- Alberti and the classical canon / Martin McLaughlin -- Plutarch's Camma : a Greek literary heroine's adventures in Renaissance Italy / Letizia Panizza -- Italy, France and the classical tradition : the origins of philological commentary on Aristotle's Nicomachean ethics / Jill Kraye -- 'Unicuique suum' : observations on Dante as reader of classical authors / Claudia Villa -- Petrarch's diploma of crowning : the Privilegium laureationis / Jonathan Usher -- Putting Italian Renaissance lyric in order : Petrarch's Canzoniere and the Latin Liber carminum / Stefano Carrai -- A Roman dialogue with Virgil and Homer : Capilupi, the Cento and Rome / George Hugo Tucker
Control code
861533387
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472521378
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861533387
Label
Italy and the classical tradition : language, thought and poetry 1300-1600, edited by Carlo Caruso & Andrew Laird
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The classical languages and Italian : some questions of grammar and rhetoric / Guilio Lepschy -- 'Itali dicunt ozie' : describing non-standard and low-register speech in Latin / Philip Burton -- 'Utriusque linguae peritus' : how did one learn Greek and acquire the texts? / Nigel Wilson -- Alberti and the classical canon / Martin McLaughlin -- Plutarch's Camma : a Greek literary heroine's adventures in Renaissance Italy / Letizia Panizza -- Italy, France and the classical tradition : the origins of philological commentary on Aristotle's Nicomachean ethics / Jill Kraye -- 'Unicuique suum' : observations on Dante as reader of classical authors / Claudia Villa -- Petrarch's diploma of crowning : the Privilegium laureationis / Jonathan Usher -- Putting Italian Renaissance lyric in order : Petrarch's Canzoniere and the Latin Liber carminum / Stefano Carrai -- A Roman dialogue with Virgil and Homer : Capilupi, the Cento and Rome / George Hugo Tucker
Control code
861533387
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (280 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472521378
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861533387

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