A Renaissance Treasury

A Renaissance Treasury

A Collection of Representative Writings of the Renaissance on the Continent of Europe

Book - 1953
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Publisher: Garden City, NY : Doubleday, 1953
Branch Call Number: 808.80031/REN
Alternative Title: The history of Mireno / Lope De Vega
Fourteen poems / Pierre De Ronsard
Gargantua and Pantagruel / François Rabelais
Four poems / Joachim Du Bellay
The Heptameron : novel LXX / Margaret Queen of Navarre
Essays : of three commerces or societies. Of experience / Michel De Montaigne
On the idea of a golden age / Jean Bodin
Cymbalum Mundi, the third dialogue / Bonaventure Des Périers
A treatise on wisdom [excerpt] / Pierre Charron
Two books of constancy [excerpt] / Justus Lipsius
Concerning Christian liberty / Martin Luther
Petrarch's attitude toward Dante, a letter to Giovanni Boccaccio / Francesco Petrarca
Eleven sonnets and two odes / Francesco Petrarca
The Decameron : the confession of Master Ciappelletto / Giovanni Boccaccio
Andreuccio of Perugia / Giovanni Boccaccio
Alibech / Giovanni Boccaccio
Triumph of Bacchus and Ariadne / Lorenzo De' Medici
Sonnet / Lorenzo De' Medici
A ballata / Poliziano
Life of Leonardo Da Vinci / Giorgio Vasari
Three sonnets / Michelangelo Buonarrotti
Autobiography [excerpt] / Benvenuto Cellini
The triumph of the cross / Girolamo Savonarola
Orlando furioso [excerpt] / Ludovico Ariosto
Oration on the dignity of man [excerpt] / Giovanni Pico Della Mirandola
Mandragola / Niccolò Machiavelli
The prince [excerpt] / Niccolò Machiavelli
Discourses on the first decade of Titus Livius [excerpt] / Niccolò Machiavelli
On the immortality of the soul [excerpt] / Pietro Pomponazzi
Counsels and reflections [excerpt] / Francesco Guicciardini
Aminta / Torquato Tasso
The Mercurial ass / Giordano Bruno
Lazarillo de Tormes
A fable about man / Juan Luis Vives
Spiritual exercises [excerpt] / St. Ignatius Loyola
Don Quixote de la Mancha [excerpt] / Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
Instruction and confession of faith [excerpt] / John Calvin
The praise of folly [excerpt] / Desiderius Erasmus
Selected letters and other writings / Cornelius Agrippa
The sixth defence / Paracelsus
On the miners' sickness and other miners' diseases / Paracelsus
The diseases that deprive man of his reason / Paracelsus
A book on nymphs, sylphs, pygmies, and salamanders, and on other spirits / Paracelsus
The epitome of his books on the fabric of the human body / Andreas Vesalius
The commentariolus [excerpt] / Nikolaus Copernicus
The narratio prima of rheticus : the arrangement of the universe / Nikolaus Copernicus
Letters / Johannes Kepler and Galileo Galilei

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