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In Praise of Florence

The Panegyric of the City of Florence, and An Introduction to Leonardo Bruni"s Civil Humanism

by Leonardo Bruni

  • 296 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Olive Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political History,
  • Renaissance - History,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Europe - Italy,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Florence (Italy),
  • History,
  • To 1421

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlfred Scheepers (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9113230M
    ISBN 10907778702X
    ISBN 109789077787021

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