Life, Letters, and Poetry

Paperback | October 11, 2008

EditorMichelangeloTranslated byGeorge Bull, Peter Porter

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

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

Peter Porter was born in Brisbane, Australia on February 16, 1929. He moved to London in 1951 and worked as a bookseller and in advertising before writing on poetry for the Observer. In 1961, he published his first collection of poems, Once Bitten, Twice Bitten. His other works include The Cost of Seriousness, Better Than God, and Max ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 7.72 × 5.08 × 0.39 inPublished:October 11, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199537364

ISBN - 13:9780199537365

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`The entire book is readably and vividly translated.'The Universe