HCHS/HCMS Renaissance Authors (Basic)

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

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