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The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy

Written by Jacob Burckhardt
Afterword by Hajo Holborn
Introduction by Peter Gay


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: April 9, 2002
Price: $15.95

Published in 1860, Burckhardt’s great work redefined our sense of the European past, wholly reinterpreting what has since been known simply as the Italian Renaissance. With unsurpassed erudition, Burckhardt illuminates a world of artistic and cultural ferment, innovation, and discovery; of revived humanism; of fierce tensions between church and empire; and... Read more >
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