Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 June 1988

320 Pages | 32 pp plates

ISBN: 9780198221531

Bookseller Code (06)

Florence, Rome, and the Origins of the Renaissance

George Holmes

A Clarendon Press Publication

The years between 1260 and 1320 saw in Tuscany the flourishing of a rich literary and artistic tradition that signalled the beginning of the Renaissance. This comprehensive and abundantly illustrated study sets out to place the cultural achievements of the early years of the Renaissance in full historical perspective.