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Published: 22 October 2020

365 Pages | 2 Figures

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789622034

Bookseller Code (09)

Historical culture and political reform in the Italian Enlightenment

Marco Cavarzere

Voltaire Foundation in association with Liverpool University Press

Oxford University Studies in The Enlightenment

  • The first comprehensive book on historical culture in eighteenth-century Italy
  • The book presents a provocative and subtle argument that sheds new light on the history of antiquarian studies
  • The book not only is based on a range of primary texts and archives, but also offers an impressively wide and deep reading of recent scholarship on the Italian eighteenth century
  • An innovative perspective on the history of modern scholarship
  • A highly creative use of sources, from historical geography to dramas