Hollow men : writing, objects, and public image in Renaissance Italy (eBook, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Hollow men : writing, objects, and public image in Renaissance Italy

Author: Susan Gaylard
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Analyzes texts and art objects from the 15th to the late 16th centuries to show that Renaissance theories of emulating classical heroes generated a deep skepticism about representation, as these theories forced men to construct a public image that seemed fixed but could adapt to changing circumstances."
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Gaylard
ISBN: 9780823252855 082325285X 0823251748 9780823251742 0823251918 9780823251919 9780823252183 0823252183
OCLC Number: 1039138734
Awards: Commended for Choice: Outstanding Academic Title 2014
Description: Online Ressource (x, 372 Seiten)
Responsibility: Susan Gaylard.

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