Life, Letters and Poetry

Life, Letters and Poetry

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The poems have been rendered into vigorous contemporary English. A selection of Michelangelo's letters, many of them to important contemporaries such as Vasari and Duke Cosimo, is accompanied by the 'Life' of the great artist written by his pupil Ascanio Condivi.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 127 x 190.5 x 5.08mm | 181.44g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0192837702
  • 9780192837707
  • 1,457,634

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"Very useful."--A. Bonodeo, University of California, Santa Barbara"A fine collection, well translated. The notes will e very helpful to students, without seeming condescending. Although a small volume, the material is rich and shall indeed provide much for thought, debate and analytical reflection. It is 'artistic literature' to be sure. And commensurate with student budgets."--Paul S. Burdett, Jr., Montclair State Collegeshow more

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