The Peregrine Muse

Studies in Comparative Renaissance Literature

Revised Edition

The Peregrine Muse

214 pp., 6 x 9, 1 halftones, notes, index

  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-9082-0
    Published: January 1969
  • Paperback ISBN: 978-0-8078-9031-8
    Published: January 1959

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Most of the essays in this collection illustrate the manner in which Italian letters influenced European writers from the fourteenth to the twentieth century. Other essays treat of the relationship between emblem and courtesy books--and the identity of literary and artistic theory in the Renaissance.