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The Book of the Courtier (Dover Value Editions)

by Baldassare Castiglione

ISBN 0486427021 / 9780486427027 / 0-486-42702-1
Publisher Dover Publications
Language English
Edition Softcover
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The Book of the Courtier An insider's view of court life and culture during the Renaissance, here is the handiwork of a 16th-century diplomat who was called upon to resolve the differences in a war of etiquette among the Italian nobility. The ultimate resource on aristocratic manners, it remains the most definitive account of life among the Renaissance nobility. Full description [via]