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Includes bibliographical references (p. -567) and index.
|Statement||edited by Gerald Sandy.|
|Series||Brill"s studies in intellectual history,, v. 109|
|Contributions||Sandy, Gerald N.|
|LC Classifications||DC33 .C563 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 588 p. :|
|Number of Pages||588|
|LC Control Number||2001059242|
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This book, written by eighteen specialists, deals with the reception of Greek and Latin culture in France in the The classical heritage in France book and seventeenth centuries. It is intended for those interested in classical influences on French belles-lettres and visual arts.
The Classical Heritage in France Series: Brill's Studies in Intellectual History, Volume: This book written by eighteen specialists deals with the reception of Greek and Latin culture in France in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
It is intended for non-specialists interested in classical influences on French belles-lettres and visual arts. Classical Myth and Its Interpretation in Sixteenth-Century France The Epic in Sixteenth-Century France The Greek Anacreontics and Sixteenth-Century French Lyric PoetryAuthor: Jean Braybrook.
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