The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy, Vol. 2 (Harper Torchbooks, TB40-41)

4 avg rating
( 7 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780060904609: The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy, Vol. 2 (Harper Torchbooks, TB40-41)

Published in 1860, Burckhardt’s great work redefined our sense of the European past, wholly reinterpreting what has since been known simply as the Italian Renaissance. With unsurpassed erudition, Burckhardt illuminates a world of artistic and cultural ferment, innovation, and discovery; of revived humanism; of fierce tensions between church and empire; and of the birth of both the modern state and the modern individual. The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy remains the single most important and influential account of this crucial moment in the history of the West.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.

Product Description:

Burckhardts the most influential interpretation of the Italian Renaissance in the 19th century. The book is about political and economic changes taking place in the West of his day. Burckhardt has traced the cultural patterns of evolution from the medieval period to the awakening of modern fortitude and creativity of the Renaissance. A treat for all history lovers!

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Jacob Burckhardt, S. G. C. Middlemore (Translator), Benjamin Nelson (Introduction), Charles Trinkaus (Introduction)
Published by Harper & Row (1958)
ISBN 10: 0060904607 ISBN 13: 9780060904609
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper & Row, 1958. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060904607

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 11.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Jacob Burckhardt
Published by Harper & Row (1958)
ISBN 10: 0060904607 ISBN 13: 9780060904609
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper & Row, 1958. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060904607

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Burckhardt, Jacob
Published by Harper & Row
ISBN 10: 0060904607 ISBN 13: 9780060904609
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Harper & Row. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0060904607 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0016966

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds