Literature / HCHS/HCMS Renaissance Authors (Basic)

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

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