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Lodovico Dolce, Renaissance man of letters

Author: Ronnie H Terpening
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Lodovico Dolce: Renaissance Man of Letters, Ronnie Terpening revives and reassesses the work of a minor but significant sixteenth-century humanist, said to have led a life 'both wretched and glorious'. Although Dolce (1510?-1568) gained universal renown in his own century and was considered a cultivated scholar and writer, few today recognize his importance as one of the major transmitters of culture in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Lodovico Dolce; Lodovico Dolce; Lodovico Dolce; Lodovico Dolce; Lodovico Dolce
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronnie H Terpening
ISBN: 0802041590 9780802041593
OCLC Number: 36989611
Description: vi, 310 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. 'Miserabile Insieme, e Glorioso': introduction to the life, works, and milieu of Lodovico Dolce --
2. Between Ariosto and Tasso: the Sacripante and the Prime imprese del conte Orlando --
3. 'I Costumi d'Hoggidi': Dolce and the Commedia of the Cinquecento --
4. Between lord and lady: the tyrant's captain in Dolce's Marianna --
5. From imitation to emulation: Dolce's classicism and the fate of Infelix Dido in cinquecento tragedy 6. 'Non Mai Stanco di Giovare': the prose dialogues and treatises.
Responsibility: Ronnie H. Terpening.
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Terpening shows that not only did Dolce make interesting contributions to Italian literature, but he also played a decisive role in the formation and diffusion of late Cinquecento culture.  Read more...

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