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Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 58 words.
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Dialogue by Pietro Bembo set in Asolo (Veneto), which focuses in its first two
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Italian ecclesiastic, writer, collector and patron. His literary fame rests chiefly on his contributions to the development of Italian vernacular literature and to his revival of the...
in Renaissance and Reformation
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Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy. 4323 words.
Born into the Venetian patriciate class, Caterina Cornaro (also Corner, b. 1454–d. 1510), ruled the island of Cyprus as its last queen from 1473–1489. Her wealthy and ambitious father,...