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In this study Peter Burke distances himself from the traditional interpretation of the Renaissance as essentially Italian, self-consciously modern and easily separable from the Middle Ages. He emphasises the survival of medieval traditions and the process of the creative adaptation of classical forms and values to their new cultural and social contexts in Italy and elsewhere in Europe. The story is carried down to the seventeenth century and the diffusion and disintegration of what had once been a coherent movement. ...

The Renaissance 1997, Red Globe Press

ISBN-13: 9780333669273

2nd edition 1997


The Renaissance 1987, Palgrave

ISBN-13: 9780333372012

2nd edition

Trade paperback

The Renaissance 1987, Humanities Press International, Atlantic Highlands, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780391034846


Renaissance 1964, Prentice Hall Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780582313453