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By Jeanne Chenault Porter

ISBN-10: 0934977526

ISBN-13: 9780934977524

BAROQUE NAPLES offers files at the historical past, tradition, and paintings of town in the course of its golden age of status and prosperity less than the Spanish Hapsburgs and Bourbons. Texts disguise the historical past of the town and nation, modern go back and forth courses, descriptions of the city’s paintings, structure and classical inheritance, its literature, track and theater.

There also are chapters that provide texts by means of the famed Neapolitan economists, felony thinkers and philosophers of the age; a survey of spiritual suggestion, and of the Neapolitan contribution to the typical sciences.

The decisions are preceded by way of short introductions to the writers and the guidelines provided within the texts. Sixty-nine choices comprise Enrico Bacco, John Evelyn, Salvator Rosa, Luigi Vanvitelli, the Neapolitan Marinisti, Pietro Trapassi (Metastasio), Giovanni Battista Della Porta, Antonio Serra, Giuseppe Palmieri, Gaetano Filangieri, Tommaso Campanella, Giambattista Vico, Fynes Moryson and lots of others.

The quantity additionally contains short biographies and chronologies.
60 illustrations, three maps, creation, bibliography, index.

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