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Thought and Expression in the Sixteenth Century [Two Volume Set]

Taylor, Henry Osborn

Published by The Macmillan Company, New York, 1920
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Volume I. xi, 427 pp, preface, Book I. The Humanism of Italy: 1. The Litterae Humaniores: Petrarch and Boccaccio; 2. Italian Humanists of the Early Fifteenth Century; 3. Lorenzo, Poliziano, Ariosto, Tasso; 4. Machiavelli and Guicciardini and Their Forerunners; 5. Italian Self- Expression in Painting. Book II. Erasmus and Luther: 6. Scholarship in Germany and the Netherlands; 7. Desiderius, Erasmus, The Northern Apostle of Letters and Reasonableness; 8. The Spiritual and Political Preparation for Luther; 9. Martin Luther; The Futher Expression of the Man); Appendix on Melanchthon and Zwingli. Book III. The French Mind: 10. The Unlettered Wit of Louis XI, Commynes, and Villon; 11. Some French Humanists; 12. The Circle of Marguerite of Navarre; 13. Fransois Rabelais; 14. Poetic Ennoblement of French Thought Imitation of the Classics; 15. Self- Expression Through Translation and Appropriation: Amyot, Bodin, Montaigne; 16. Ramus; 17. John Calvin. Volume II. ii, 432 pp, Book IV. England: 18. English Education in Letters; 19. The English Reformation: wyclif; 20. Lollardy and Pecock and Gascogne; 21. Social Discontnet and Litheran Influence: Tyndale; 22. Church Revolution by Royal Prerogative and Acts of Parliament; 23. Prayer-book and Articles and the Elizabethan Settlement; 24. Hugh Latimer; 25. Puritan Doctrine; 26. The Anglican Via Media: Richard Hooker; 27. Elizabethans; 28. Raleigh, Sidney, Spencer; 29. The Dramatic Self-Expression of the Elizabethan Age. Book V. Philosophy and Science: 30. Aristotle, Platonism, and Nicholas of Cusa; 31. Leonardo da Vinci; 32. Anatomy, Physiology and Disease; 33. The Revolution in Astronomy and Physics; 34. The New Philosophers (I. Telesio, Campanella, Bruno; II. Francis Bacon); 35. Forms of Self-Expression: The Sixteenth Century Achievement; index. First Edition, 1920. Inked name on ffeps. Frayed at top and bottom spine edges with minor edge wear and lightly age- toned text block edges, else, Pristine Interior. Clean tight and strong binding with no other underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 002489

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Title: Thought and Expression in the Sixteenth ...

Publisher: The Macmillan Company, New York

Publication Date: 1920

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition.

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