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The Resource Essays and dialogues, Bartolomeo Scala ; English translation by Renée Neu Watkins ; introduction by Alison Brown

Essays and dialogues, Bartolomeo Scala ; English translation by Renée Neu Watkins ; introduction by Alison Brown

Label
Essays and dialogues
Title
Essays and dialogues
Statement of responsibility
Bartolomeo Scala ; English translation by Renée Neu Watkins ; introduction by Alison Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • lat
  • eng
Summary
This volume collects works from throughout Scala's career showing his acquaintance with recently discovered ancient writers and the influence of fellow humanists such as Marsilio Ficino. Also included is the 'Defense against the Detractors of Florence', a key document in the development of modern republicanism
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1430-1497
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scala, Bartolomeo
Index
index present
Language note
Latin text and English translation; introduction, notes, and commentary in English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watkins, Renée Neu
  • Brown, Alison
Series statement
The I Tatti Renaissance library
Series volume
31
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scala, Bartolomeo
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Italy
Label
Essays and dialogues, Bartolomeo Scala ; English translation by Renée Neu Watkins ; introduction by Alison Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Letter on the philosophical sects (1458) -- Whether a wise man should marry (1457-1459?) -- Dialogue of consolation (1463) -- Preface to the "Cosimo de' Medici collection" (1464) -- Dialogue on laws and legal judgments (1483) / translated by David Marsh -- Defense against the detractors of Florence (1496) -- Note on the text -- Notes to the text -- Notes to the translation
Control code
175217635
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xviii, 314 pages
Isbn
9780674028265
Lccn
2007041356
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Essays and dialogues, Bartolomeo Scala ; English translation by Renée Neu Watkins ; introduction by Alison Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Letter on the philosophical sects (1458) -- Whether a wise man should marry (1457-1459?) -- Dialogue of consolation (1463) -- Preface to the "Cosimo de' Medici collection" (1464) -- Dialogue on laws and legal judgments (1483) / translated by David Marsh -- Defense against the detractors of Florence (1496) -- Note on the text -- Notes to the text -- Notes to the translation
Control code
175217635
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xviii, 314 pages
Isbn
9780674028265
Lccn
2007041356
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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