The Major Latin Poems of Jacopo Sannazaro

The Major Latin Poems of Jacopo Sannazaro

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This work contains prose translation of the poems of Neo-Latin poet Jacopo Sannazaro (1458-1530), whose work provides insights into Renaissance art, literature and socio-political history. The text also examines topics such as his influence on the development of English poetry.
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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 151.64 x 230 x 16mm | 426.38g
  • Detroit, MI, United States
  • English
  • 2 illustrations, glossary
  • 0814325769
  • 9780814325766
  • 2,982,336

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Ralph Nash's translations of Sannazaro's Italian and Latin works have done much to restore to this neglected writer some of the luster he earned as one of the Renaissance's greatest imitators of the literary traditions inherited from classical antiquity.
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