Literature / HCHS/HCMS Renaissance Authors (Basic)

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

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