5 edition of The great Duke of Florence found in the catalog.
|Statement||written by Philip Massinger.|
|Contributions||Flesher, Miles, d. 1664, printer., Marriott, John, fl. 1616-1657, bookseller., Duff, E. Gordon 1863-1924, former owner., English Printing Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||PR2704 .G7 1636|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. ;|
|Number of Pages||80|
|LC Control Number||25003600|
When, in , Lorenzino de’ Medici murdered Alessandro de’ Medici, the tyrannical Duke of Florence, Cosimo was the only available successor. Initially his power was limited, but he became Duke of Florence in , after his victory at the Battle of Montemurlo, and Grand Duke of Tuscany in Then, between and Florence was threatened once again, this time by the King of Naples, who also died before he could successfully conquer Florence. And in the Florentine people prepared for war against the son of the Duke of Milan who had threatened them earlier. Again, luckily for Florence, the Duke was defeated in
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Philip Massinger was baptized at St. Thomas's in Salisbury on November 24th, Massinger is described in his matriculation entry at St. Alban Hall, Oxford (), as the son of a gentleman. His father, who had also been educated there, was a member of parliament, and attached to the household of Henry Herbert, 2nd Earl of Pembroke.
The Earl was later seen as a potential patron for. Genre/Form: Academic theses Drama Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Massinger, Philip, Great Duke of Florence.
Massinger's "The great Duke of Florence" und seine Quellen (German Edition) (German) Paperback – Aug by Hubert Anthony Shands (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry"Author: Hubert Anthony Shands.
On his great Duke of Florence; To Mr. Philip Massinger, my much esteemed friend. To the deserving memory, of this worthy Worke, and the Author, Mr. Philip Massinger. Close section A Comical History of The Great Duke of Florence [I. i ] Actus primi Scena prima. ii ] Actus primi Scæna secunda.
[II. i ] Actus secundi Scæna prima. The Great Duke of Florence is an early Caroline era stage play, a tragicomedy written by Philip Massinger, and first published in It has been called "one of Massinger's best dramas," and "a masterpiece of dramatic construction." A play titled The Great Duke was licensed for performance by Sir Henry Herbert, the Master of the Revels, on 5 July ; the scholarly consensus interprets this.
On one side is the Uffizi Gallery once the home of the Great Duke s of Florence and on the opposite side of the piazza the imposing Palazzo Vecchio, former seat of the Florentine government.
The final visit of the tour is to the famous Piazza Duomo with its marvelous cathedral noted for its dazzling green and white marble. Alessandro de' Medici (22 July – 6 January ), nicknamed "il Moro" ("the Moor") due to his dark complexion, Duke of Penne and the first Duke of the Florentine Republic (from ), was ruler of Florence from to his death in The first Medici to rule Florence as a hereditary monarch, Alessandro was also the last Medici from the senior line of the family to lead the city.
I read this book as preparation for a trip to Florence, and I found it as helpful to understanding that great city as the numerous tour books we had perused.
A very helpful introduction to renaissance Florence. The author is especially good in recounting the lives and influence of /5(). The Duca della Repubblica Fiorentina, rendered in English as Duke of the Florentine Republic or Duke of the Republic of Florence, was a title created in by Pope Clement VII for the Medici family (his own family), which ruled the Republic of were effectively only two dukes of the Republic of Florence, Alessandro de' Medici and Cosimo de' Medici, the second duke being.
Lorenzo de' Medici (Italian pronunciation: [loˈrɛntso de ˈmɛːditʃi], 1 January – 8 April ) was an Italian statesman, de facto ruler of the Florentine Republic and the most powerful and enthusiastic patron of Renaissance culture in Italy.
Also known as Lorenzo the Magnificent (Lorenzo il Magnifico [loˈrɛntso il maɲˈɲiːfiko]) by contemporary Florentines, he was a magnate. The Republic of Florence, officially the Florentine Republic (Italian: Repubblica Fiorentina, pronounced [reˈpubblika fjorenˈtiːna], or Repubblica di Firenze), was a medieval and early modern state that was centered on the Italian city of Florence in Tuscany.
The republic originated inwhen the Florentine people rebelled against the Margraviate of Tuscany upon the death of Matilda of.
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