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The Courtier Revisited By K. Allen
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The Booke of The Courtier, published 1528 CE, remains relevant in the modern world because humans evolve slowly and we all still play the same games.
The Courtier Revisited By K. Allen
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The Booke of The Courtier, published 1528 CE, remains relevant in the modern world because humans evolve slowly and we all still play the same games.
Quip for an Upstart Courtier By Robert Greene
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Robert Greene's A Quip for an Upstart Courtier. A Critical Edition of the 1635 Text. Edited by Jesse Bleakly-Ritchie, Mark Farnsworth, Lara Hansen, Jan Hawkley, Satyaki Kanjilal, Sabrina Ladd,... More > Brandi Martinez, Eric Rasmussen, Sarah Stewart, and Bill Ware. This edition provides a clear and authoritative text edited to the highest standards of scholarship, detailed notes and commentary, a full introduction to the text's historical and cultural contexts, and an in-depth survey of critical approaches to this long-overlooked text.< Less
Aphelio et sa muse verte By Romaric Courtier-Arnoux
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Recueil de poème traitant des réflexions et des amours d'un jeune adulte de 19 ans : De tous temps les poètes ont été guidés par leurs muses. Romaric est... More > l'un deux : un jeune homme sans prétention qui tente de dévoiler son premier recueil aux amateurs de poésie. Ces poèmes sont parfois bons, parfois moins mais vous immiscent toujours dans cet univers dérangeant qu'il sait si bien retranscrire. A découvrir d'urgence !< Less
Aphelio et sa muse verte By Romaric Courtier-Arnoux
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Recueil de poème traitant des réflexions et des amours d'un jeune adulte de 19 ans : De tous temps les poètes ont été guidés par leurs muses. Romaric est... More > l'un deux : un jeune homme sans prétention qui tente de dévoiler son premier recueil aux amateurs de poésie. Ces poèmes sont parfois bons, parfois moins mais vous immiscent toujours dans cet univers dérangeant qu'il sait si bien retranscrire. A découvrir d'urgence !< Less
Comprendre le règlement européen sur les données personnelles sans être juriste By Nicolas Courtier
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Comprendre le règlement européen sur les données personnelles sans être juriste
Volume 0785, Anne Hastings --- Anne Shelton (courtier) By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 0785, Anne Hastings---Anne Shelton (courtier) Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman... More > scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
The Book of the Courtier: A Historic Guide to Manners and Etiquette in the Royal Courts of Renaissance Europe By Baldassare Castiglione & Sir Thomas Hoby
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The Book of the Courtier, Baldassare Castiglione's classic account of Renaissance court life, offers profound insight into the refined behavior which defined the era's ruling class. The courtly... More > customs and manners of Italy to a great extent characterized the Renaissance, which elevated art and expression to new heights. Baldassare Castiglione published this book with the intention of chronicling the manners, customs and traditions which underpinned how courtiers, nobles, and their servants, behaved. Although ostensibly a book of etiquette and good conduct, Castiglione's treatise carries enormous historical value. He derived his observations directly from the many gatherings and receptions conducted by society's elite. Conversations with the officials, diplomats and nobility of the era further enhanced the accuracy of this book, imbuing it with an authenticity seldom seen elsewhere.< Less
The Book of the Courtier: A Historic Guide to Manners and Etiquette in the Royal Courts of Renaissance Europe (Hardcover) By Baldassare Castiglione & Sir Thomas Hoby
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The Book of the Courtier, Baldassare Castiglione's classic account of Renaissance court life, offers profound insight into the refined behavior which defined the era's ruling class. The courtly... More > customs and manners of Italy to a great extent characterized the Renaissance, which elevated art and expression to new heights. Baldassare Castiglione published this book with the intention of chronicling the manners, customs and traditions which underpinned how courtiers, nobles, and their servants, behaved. Although ostensibly a book of etiquette and good conduct, Castiglione's treatise carries enormous historical value. He derived his observations directly from the many gatherings and receptions conducted by society's elite. Conversations with the officials, diplomats and nobility of the era further enhanced the accuracy of this book, imbuing it with an authenticity seldom seen elsewhere.< Less
Lives of Fair and Gallant Ladies [volume 1] By Seigneur de Brantôme & Pierre de Bourdeille
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Volume 1 of 2. This very fine and accurate translation of The Lives of Fair and Gallant Ladies was made by Mr. A. R. Allinson and because of its merit must be considered one of the great English... More > translations. The text of Brantôme's great work is given practically complete in these volumes and the only modifications are based upon good taste and not on any fearful prudery. Intelligent readers will appreciate the rare charm, shrewd wisdom, amusing anecdote, literary merit and historical and social information. CONTENTS include: Historical Note by Henri Vigneau -- Of Ladies Which Make Love, and Their Husbands Cuckolds -- On the Question Which Doth Give the More Content in Love, Whether Touching, Seeing, or Speaking -- Concerning the Beauty of a Fine Leg, and the Virtue the Same Doth Possess -- Concerning Old Dames as Found to Practise Love as Ever the Young Ones Be. Bibliography. Appendix A, Brantôme, by Arthur Tilley. Apendix B, Brantôme, by George Saintsbury.< Less

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