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Author International Conference on Classical Influences (2nd : 1974 : King's College, Cambridge)

Title Classical influences on European culture, A.D. 1500-1700 : proceedings of an international conference held at King's College, Cambridge, April 1974 / edited by R. R. Bolgar
Published Cambridge [Eng.] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1976


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Description xviii, 383 pages, 16pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, plans ; 24cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface L. P. Wilkinson; Editor's note; List of plates; Contributors; Introduction R. R. Bolgar; Part I. Catalogues and Editions of Humanist Works: 1. 1500-1700: the bibliographical problem. A continental S. T. C.? Denys Hay; 2. Neo-Latin satire: sermo and satyra menippea J. Ijsewijn; 3. A anthology of Renaissance Latin verse: problems confronting the editor and compiler J. Sparrow; Part II. The Humanists in the Renaissance: 4. La premir̈e querelle des 'anciens' et des 'modernes' aux origines de las Renaissance C. Vasoli; Section 1. The Humanist Contribution to the Arts of Discourse: 5. Reflections on Ravisius Textor's Specimen Epithetorum I. D. McFarlane; 6. Commonplace rhapsody: Ravisius Textor, Zwinger and Shakespeare Walter J. Ong; 7. Commonplace of law, proverbial wisdom and philosophy: their importance in Renaissance scholarship (Rabelais, Joachim du Bellay, Montaigne) M. A. Screech; 8. Montaigne's 'Sur des vers de Virgile': taboo subject, taboo author D. Coleman; 9.Humanism and dialectic in sixteenth-century Cambridge: a preliminary investigation L. Jardine; 10. Poetics, rhetoric, and logic in Renaissance criticism W. S. Howell; 11. Lucan in der Kritik des 16. und 17. Jahrunderts H. Dṟrie; 12. Petrus Lotichius Secundus and the Roman elegists: prolegomena to a study of Neo-Latin elegy W. Ludwig; 13. From the Ciceronianus to Montaigne M. Mann Phillips; Section 2. Humanism and Religion: 14. The humanist idea of Christian antiquity and the impact of Greek patristic work on sixteenth-century thought E. F. Rice Jr; 15. John Colet, his manuscripts and the ps. Dionysius J. B. Trapp; 16. Erasmus, the early Jesuits and the classics A. H. T. Levi; 17. Juan Vivs̈ and the Somnium Scipionis Dominic Baker-Smith; 18. Vivs̈, lecteur et critique de Platon et d'Aristote J.-C. Margolin; 19. Zur Rolle der Mythologie in der Literatur des Siglo de Oro F. Schalk; 20. The development of religious scepticism and the influence of Isaac La Peyrr̈e's pre-Adamism and Bible criticism R. H. Popkin; Section 3. Humanism and Political Thought: 21. Livy>Tacitus J. H. Whitfield; 22. Vivere sotto i tiranni: un tema tacitiano da Guiccardini a Diderot A. La Penna; 23. Utilisation et critique de La Politique d'Aristote dans La Republicque de Jean Bodin H. Weber; Section 4. The Contribution of the Humanists to the Useful and the Fine Arts: 24. Die antike Literatur als Vorbild der praktischen Wissenschaften im 16. und 17. Jahrhundert G. Oestriech; 25. Les Loges de Raphal͡: re;pertoire l'antique, Bible et mythologie N. Dacos; 26. Criticism of ancient architecture in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries T. Buddensieg; 27. Baroque architecture and classical antiquity Anthony Blunt; Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English, French, Italian and German text
Subject Civilization, Western -- Congresses.
Classical antiquities -- Congresses.
Comparative literature -- Classical and modern.
Comparative literature -- Modern and classical.
Humanism -- Congresses.
Comparative literature -- Classical and modern -- Congresses.
Seventeenth century -- Congresses.
Comparative literature -- Modern and classical -- Congresses.
Sixteenth century -- Congresses.
Europe -- Civilization -- Classical influences.
Europe -- Civilization -- Congresses.
Europe -- Civilization -- History -- Congresses.
Europe -- Civilization.
Europe -- History -- 1492-1648.
Europe -- History -- 1648-1715.
Europe -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bolgar, R. R. (Robert Ralph)
International Conference on Classical Influences on European culture, A.D. 1500-1700 (1974 : King's College, Cambridge)
LC no. 76366649
ISBN 0521208408