Renaissance in Italy, Vol. 2: The Catholic Reaction (Classic Reprint) by John Addington SymondsRenaissance in Italy, Vol. 2: The Catholic Reaction (Classic Reprint) by John Addington Symonds

Renaissance in Italy, Vol. 2: The Catholic Reaction (Classic Reprint)

byJohn Addington Symonds

Paperback | January 8, 2019

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Excerpt from Renaissance in Italy, Vol. 2: The Catholic Reaction

Tasso's Relation to his Age - Balbi on that Period - The Life of Bernardo Tasso - Torquato's Boyhood - Sorrento, Naples, Rome, Urbino - His first Glimpse of the Court - Student Life at Padua and Bologna - The Rinaldo - Dialogues on Epic Poetry - Enters the Service of Cardinal d'este - The Court of F errata - Alfonso II. And the Princesses - Problem of Tasso's Love - Goes to France with Cardinal d'este - Enters the Service of Duke Alfonso - The Anz'w'a - Tasso at Urbino - Return to F errara - Revision of the Gemsalemme - Jealousies at Court - Tasso's Sense of His own Im portance - Plans a Change from F errara to Florence - First Symp toms of Mental Disorder - Persecutions of the Ferrarese Courtiers - Tasso confined as a Semi-madman Goes with Duke Alfonso to Belriguardo - F lies in Disguise from Ferrara to Sorrento - Returns to Court Life at F errara - Problem of his Madness - Flies again Mantua, Venice, Urbino, Turin - Returns once more to F errata Alfonso's Third Marriage - Tasso's Discontent - Imprisoned for Seven Years in the Madhouse of S. Anna - Character of Tasso Character of Duke Alfonso - Nature of the Poet's Malady - His Course of Life in Prison - Released at the Intercession of Vin cenzo Gonzaga - Goes to Mantua - The T om'smondo - An Odyssey of Nine Years - Death at Sant Onofrio in Rome - Constantini's Sonnet.

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Title:Renaissance in Italy, Vol. 2: The Catholic Reaction (Classic Reprint)Format:PaperbackDimensions:470 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.95 inPublished:January 8, 2019Publisher:FB&C LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:133098563X

ISBN - 13:9781330985632

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