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First lady of the Renaissance : a biography of Isabella d'Este

Author: Edith Patterson Meyer
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1970.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Through this biography, Meyer allows us to understand both the Renaissance period and a complex woman. Isabella was born into a noble family and after she married the Duke of Manua, she set about to use her beauty, keen intelligence and strong will not only to influence politics, sway popes and king, and inspire artists, but also to be a devoted mother and wife.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Meyer, Edith Patterson.
First lady of the Renaissance.
Boston : Little, Brown, ©1970
(OCoLC)565134133
Online version:
Meyer, Edith Patterson.
First lady of the Renaissance.
Boston : Little, Brown, ©1970
(OCoLC)608983787
Named Person: Isabella d'Este, consort of Francesco II Gonzaga Marquis of Mantua; Isabella d'Este, consort of Francesco II Gonzaga Marquis of Mantua
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Patterson Meyer
OCLC Number: 116714
Description: xv, 272 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Edith Patterson Meyer.

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Through this biography, Meyer allows us to understand both the Renaissance period and a complex woman. Isabella was born into a noble family and after she married the Duke of Manua, she set about to use her beauty, keen intelligence and strong will not only to influence politics, sway popes and king, and inspire artists, but also to be a devoted mother and wife.

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