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Author Gouwens, Kenneth.

Title Remembering the Renaissance : humanist narratives of the sack of Rome / by Kenneth Gouwens.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 1998.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Stacks  DG812.12 .G68 1998    Available  ---
Description xix, 232 p. : facsims. ; 25 cm.
Series Brill's studies in intellectual history, 0920-8607 ; v. 85
Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 85.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [219]-228) and index.
Contents The sack of Rome and the theme of cultural discontinuity -- Pietro Alcionio's orations on the sack of Rome -- Pietro Corsi's perpetuation of curialist ideology -- Renegotiation and remembrance: Jacopo Sadoleto's letters to curial friends, 1527-1529 -- The Italian humanism of Pierio Valeriano -- Traumatic memory into history: the cultural significance of humanists' narratives of the sack of Rome.
Subject Rome (Italy) -- History -- Siege, 1527.
Humanists -- Italy -- Rome.
Humanism in literature.
Papacy -- History -- 1447-1565.
Renaissance -- Italy -- Rome.
ISBN 9004109692 (cloth : alk. paper)