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earlier Renaissance

Saintsbury, George

earlier Renaissance

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Published by Blackwood in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Renaissance.,
  • Humanism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Saintsbury.
    SeriesPeriods of European literature -- v5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 423 p. ;
    Number of Pages423
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18932502M


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Inthe Ottoman Empire conquered Constantinople, compelling many Greek thinkers and their works to move westward. That same year, the Hundred Years War ended, bringing stability to northwestern Europe.

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