Women Poets of the Italian Renaissance: Courtly Ladies & Courtesans by Laura A. StortoniWomen Poets of the Italian Renaissance: Courtly Ladies & Courtesans by Laura A. Stortoni

Women Poets of the Italian Renaissance: Courtly Ladies & Courtesans

EditorLaura A. StortoniIntroduction byLaura A. Stortoni

Paperback | January 6, 1997

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This dual-language collection presents the rich flowering of women's poetry during the Italian Renaissance: from the love lyrics of famous courtly ladies of Venice and Rome to the deeply moral and spiritual poets of the age. It includes biographies of 19 poets and over 80 selected poems in the original Italian with facing English verse translation. Poets include: Laura Battiferri Ammannati, Chiara Matraini, Isabella Andreini, Lucrezia Tornabuoni de' Medici, Vittoria Colonna, Isabella di Morra, Tullia d'Aragona, Aurelia Petrucci, Lucia Bertani Dell'Oro, Antonia Giannotti Pulci, Leonora Ravira Falletti, Camilla Scarampa, Moderata Fonte, Gaspara Stampa, Veronica Franco, Laura Bacio Terracina, Veronica Gmbara, Barbara Bentivoglio Strozzi Torelli, Olimpia Malipiera. Dual-language poetry. Introduction, biographies, notes, bibliographies, first-line index.
Title:Women Poets of the Italian Renaissance: Courtly Ladies & CourtesansFormat:PaperbackDimensions:300 pagesPublished:January 6, 1997Publisher:Italica Press

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ISBN - 10:0934977437

ISBN - 13:9780934977432

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