Petrarch in Britain : interpreters, imitators, and translators over 700 years (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Petrarch in Britain : interpreters, imitators, and translators over 700 years

Author: M L McLaughlin; Letizia Panizza; Peter Hainsworth; British Academy.
Publisher: Oxford, UK : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, ©2007.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 146.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Surveying Petrarch's legacy in Britain, this volume explores a number of key topics: Petrarch's analysis of the self; his dialogue with other classical and Italian authors; Petrarchism and anti-Petrarchism in Renaissance Italy; Petrarchism in England and Scotland; and his modern legacy in both Italy and Britain.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Petrarch in Britain.
Oxford, UK : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608511360
Online version:
Petrarch in Britain.
Oxford, UK : Published for the British Academy by Oxford University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608613940
Named Person: Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca; Francesco Petrarca
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M L McLaughlin; Letizia Panizza; Peter Hainsworth; British Academy.
ISBN: 9780197264133 0197264131
OCLC Number: 123797168
Description: xiv, 370 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Petrarch's Britain --
Petrarch and the 'barbari Britanni' / Piero Boitani --
Petrarch and the self --
Petrarch solitarius / Jennifer Petrie --
The ethics of ignorance : Petrarch's Epicurus and Averroës and the structures of the De suit ipsius et multorum ignorantia / Zygmunt G. Barański --
Petrarch's second (and third) death / Jonathan Usher --
Petrarch in dialogue --
Poets and heroes in Petrarch's Africa : classical and medieval sources / Francesca Galligan --
Petrarch reading Dante : the ascent of Mont Ventoux (Familiares 4.1) / Enrico Santangelo --
Petrarch and Cino da Pistoia : a moment in the pre-history of the Canzoniere / John Took --
Petrarchism and the anti-Petrarchism in Italy --
Petrarch and teh Italian reformation / Abigail Brundin --
Petrarch, Sidney, Bruno / Hilary Gatti --
Renaissance misogyny and the rejection of Petrarch / Diego Zancani. Impersonations of Laura in sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Italy / Letizia Panizza --
Petrarchism : English and Scottish connections --
Other Petrarchs in early modern England / Michael Wyatt --
Thomas Watson's Hekatompathia nd European Petrarchsim / Stephen Clucas --
The comedy of Astrophil : Petrarchan motifs in Sidney's Astrophil and Stella / John Roe --
Sidney, Spenser, and political Petrarchism / Syrithe Pugh --
Petrarch and the Scottish renaissance sonnet / Ronald D.S. Jack --
Petrarch and the moderns : Italy and Britain --
Leopardi and Petrarch / Pamela Williams --
Between tradition and transgression : Amelia Rosselli's Petrarch / Emmanuelo Tandello --
Nineteenth-century British biographies of Petrarch / Martin McLaughlin --
Translating Petrarch / Peter Hainsworth.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 146.
Responsibility: edited by Martin McLaughlin & Letizia Panizza with Peter Hainsworth.
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This volume surveys of Petrarch's literary legacy in Britain. It explores a number of key topics: Petrarch's analysis of the self; his dialogue with other classical and Italian authors; Petrarchism  Read more...

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This volume emphatically demonstrates the vigour and quality of the upturn in 'British' Petrarchan studies during the intervening decades, and it will at the same time help to promote them further. * Read more...

 
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