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The Resource Renaissance woman : the life of Vittoria Colonna, Ramie Targoff

Renaissance woman : the life of Vittoria Colonna, Ramie Targoff

Label
Renaissance woman : the life of Vittoria Colonna
Title
Renaissance woman
Title remainder
the life of Vittoria Colonna
Statement of responsibility
Ramie Targoff
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the story of Vittoria Colonna, Marches of Pescara, the daughter of an incredibly powerful family who became a critical political activist and negotiator, was the first woman to publish a book of poems in Italy and was the best friend of Michelangelo
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10657458
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 851.3
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Vittoria Colonna
Label
Renaissance woman : the life of Vittoria Colonna, Ramie Targoff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: in search of Vittoria Colonna -- The view from the cliff -- Donning widow's weeds -- Longing for the nunnery -- Becoming a poet -- The sack of Rome -- Life at court -- Among preachers and pilgrims -- Hidden heretics -- The power of print -- Michelangelo in love -- Salt war -- Late love -- Last rites -- Conclusion: in the archive of the Inquisition
Control code
988060582
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780374140946
Lccn
2017036978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)988060582
Label
Renaissance woman : the life of Vittoria Colonna, Ramie Targoff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-323) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: in search of Vittoria Colonna -- The view from the cliff -- Donning widow's weeds -- Longing for the nunnery -- Becoming a poet -- The sack of Rome -- Life at court -- Among preachers and pilgrims -- Hidden heretics -- The power of print -- Michelangelo in love -- Salt war -- Late love -- Last rites -- Conclusion: in the archive of the Inquisition
Control code
988060582
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9780374140946
Lccn
2017036978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)988060582

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