Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 8 : The Reception of Antiquity in Renaissance Humanism Related publications

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Edited by : Manfred Landfester

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For the thinkers, artists and scholars of the Renaissance, antiquity was a major source of inspiration; it provided renewed modes of scholarship, led to corrections of received doctrine and proved a wellspring of new achievements in almost every area of human life. The 130 articles in this volume cover not only well known figures of the Renaissance such as Copernicus, Dürer, and Erasmus but also overall themes such as architecture, agriculture, economics, philosophy and philology as well as many others.

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  • Notes to the User
  • List of Abbreviations
  • List of Contributors
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