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The Renaissance Gentleman in England

Chapin Library.

The Renaissance Gentleman in England

Exhibition, March, 1949.

by Chapin Library.

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Published in [Williamstown, MA, USA] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Conduct of life -- Bibliography.,
    • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreBibliography.
      ContributionsCremeans, Charles Davis, 1915-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2021.S6 W5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination30 p., ill.
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6089326M
      LC Control Number51004936
      OCLC/WorldCa1016258

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      The Renaissance style was inspired by the art and architecture of ancient Rome. It originated in Italy in the 14th century and gradually spread across the whole of Europe. The new styles of decoration came to England in the 16th century. Engraved books of Renaissance motifs provided an important source for English designers.   An important addition to the literature of the period, Gentleman Jigger is the story of two brothers. Aeon, who passes for white and becomes a famous poet, faces the conundrums of love across the color line. Stuartt, who is openly homosexual-as was the author-joins the younger intellectuals of Harlem in defying authority figures, both black and Reviews: 4.


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The Book of the Courtier (Italian: Il Cortegiano [il korteˈdʒaːno]) by Baldassare Castiglione, is a lengthy philosophical dialogue on the topic of what constitutes an ideal courtier or (in the third chapter) court lady, worthy to befriend and advise a Prince or political leader.

The book quickly became enormously popular and was assimilated by its readers into the genre of prescriptive. The Renaissance was a period of scientific, intellectual, and cultural awakening beginning in midth century Italy. The Renaissance stressed humanist ideas, that is ideas founded in classical.

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Italy more or less led the cultural revolution, table manners included. Italian poet Giovanni della Casa advised in "Galateo," his book on manners: "One should not comb his hair nor wash his. The early modern era in England () ushered in a variety of changes in the way people lived and how they viewed themselves.

New economic opportunities, the weakening of family and community ties through greater mobility, and an increased awareness of individual rights and responsibilities led to a larger sense of independence and self. This comprehensive anthology collects in one volume primary texts and documents relevant to literature, culture and intellectual life in England from to Through both well-known and forgotten texts that were influential at the time, the volume introduces controversies, ideas, and views on all areas of cultural interest in early modern England.

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From the Renaissance to England’s Golden Age is a single volume divided into three sections, on (1) the Renaissance, (2) the Reformation, and (3) England’s Golden book tells the story of a time of dynamic political, religious, and artistic change in Europe that had far-reaching consequences for the shaping of the modern world.

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Edward VI () • The son of Jane Seymour and Henry VIII. • Made Protestant doctrine more fully accepted but persecuted the Catholics.

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