Literature / HCHS/HCMS Renaissance Authors (Basic)

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WorkAuthorExtra Info
UtopiaExecuted by Henry VIII for opposing his divorce
Book of the Courtier
In Praise of FollyFamous Dutch humanist
Discourses on Livy/The Art of War/Mandragola (The Mandrake)
Orlando Furioso
Sonnets (to Laura)'Father of Humanism'
The Spanish Tragedy
The Rape of Lucrece/Venus and Adonis/The Phoenix and the Turtle
Oration On the Dignity of Man/900 Theses
Volpone/The Alchemist/Every Man in His Humour/Song to Celia
Letters to the Ancient DeadPersonal letters to Cicero, Livy, Vergil, Horace
Morte D'Arthur
The Decameron
The Passionate Shepherd to His Love
WorkAuthorExtra Info
Paradise Lost/Areopagitica/Paradise RegainedCivil servant under Oliver Cromwell
On Famous Women
The Faerie Queen
Holy Sonnets/'For Whom the Bell Tolls'
Don Quixote/Novelas ejemplares (Exemplary Novels)Fought at Battle of Lepanto and was a slave in Algeria
The Canterbury Tales
The Tragicall History of the Life and Death of Doctor Faustus (or just Doctor Faustus)
Shepheardes Calendar
The Prince
The Jew of Malta
Essais (Attempts)
The Book of the Duchess/Parliament of Fowls
The Divine Comedy

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