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Laura Battiferra and her literary circle : an anthology

Author: Laura Battiferri degli Ammannati; Victoria Kirkham
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Series: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Internationally known during her lifetime, Laura Battiferra (1523-89) was a gifted and prolific poet in Renaissance Florence. The author of nearly 400 sonnets remarkable for their subtlety, intricate narrative structure, and learned allusions, Battiferra, who was married to the prominent sculptor and architect Bartolomeo Ammannati, traversed an elite literary and artistic network, circulating her verse in a complex  Read more...
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Battiferri degli Ammannati, Laura, 1523-1589.
Laura Battiferra and her literary circle.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006
(DLC) 2005024004
(OCoLC)61295946
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Battiferri degli Ammannati; Victoria Kirkham
ISBN: 9780226039244 0226039242 9780226039220 0226039226 9780226039237 0226039234
OCLC Number: 184684238
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 493 pages) : illustrations
Contents: 1. Poems from Rime di Madonna Laura Battiferra degli Ammannati --
2. Poems from other collections --
3. Orison on the nativity of our Lord --
4. Letters --
Appendixes. A. Battiferra's wills ; B. Genealogical chart of the Battiferri family of Urbino ; C. Genealogical chart of the Cibo, Della Rovere, Varana, and Farnese families ; D. Genealogical chart of the Medici, Toledo, Colonna, and Montefeltro families ; E. Sources of selections and textual variants ; F. List of manuscripts and printed editions.
Series Title: Other voice in early modern Europe.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Laura Battiferra degli Ammannati ; edited and translated by Victoria Kirkham.
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Internationally known during her lifetime, Laura Battiferra (1523-89) was a gifted and prolife poet in Renaissance Florence. This anthology gathers her most essential writing, including newly  Read more...

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