French Renaissance studies, 1540-70 : humanism and the encyclopedia /

"The mid-16th century was one of the most creative periods of French literature, a time when the tension of opposites made possible a rare and brief equilibrium. This book studies the cultural and moral quality of French Renaissance education in the decades 1540-1570, and its importance to that...

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Corporate Authors: University of Edinburgh.
Other Authors: Sharratt, Peter.
Language: English
Published: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 1976.
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Notes: "Papers ... delivered at a conference held in the University of Edinburgh, from the 1st to the 5th of April, 1974."
English or French.
Format: Printed Book Book Nonfiction
Summary: "The mid-16th century was one of the most creative periods of French literature, a time when the tension of opposites made possible a rare and brief equilibrium. This book studies the cultural and moral quality of French Renaissance education in the decades 1540-1570, and its importance to that literature."--Jacket.
Item Description: "Papers ... delivered at a conference held in the University of Edinburgh, from the 1st to the 5th of April, 1974."
English or French.
Physical Description: ix, 276 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 085224276X
9780852242766