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Women Poets of the Italian Renaissance: Courtly Ladies & Courtesans (English, Italian and Italian Edition)

by Brand: Italica Press

ISBN: 9780934977432 / 0934977437

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This dual-language collection presents the rich flowering of women's poetry during the Italian Renaissance: from the love lyrics of famous courtly ladies of Venice and Rome to the deeply moral and spiritual poets of the age. It includes biographies of 19 poets and over 80 selected poems in the original Italian with facing English verse translation. Poets include: Laura Battiferri Ammannati, Isabella Andreini, Vittoria Colonna, Tullia d'Aragona, Lucia Bertani Dell'Oro, Leonora Ravira Falletti, Moderata Fonte, Veronica Franco, Veronica Gāmbara, Olimpia Malipiera, Chiara Matraini, Lucrezia Tornabuoni de' Medici, Isabella di Morra, Aurelia Petrucci, Antonia Giannotti Pulci, Camilla Scarampa, Gaspara Stampa, Laura Bacio Terracina, Barbara Bentivoglio Strozzi Torelli. Dual-language poetry. Introduction, biographies, notes, bibliographies, first-line index.

ISBN 13 978-09-34977-43-2
ISBN 10 0-934-97743-7
ASIN 0934977437
  • 9780934977432
Amazon Sales Rank 865,397
Main Category Paperback
Group Book
Publisher Italica Press
Studio Italica Press
Brand Brand: Italica Press
Manufacturer Italica Press
Package Quantity 1
Count Per Package 1
Dimensions 5.5 x 0.76 x 8.5 inches. 0.78 pounds
Package Dimensions 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.76 inches. 1.01 pounds
Editor(s) Laura Anna Stortoni
Translator(s) Mary Prentice Lillie
Language(s) English (Published)
Italian (Published)
English (Original Language)
English (Unknown)
Adult Product? No

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