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Selected letters of Alessandra Strozzi

Alessandra Macinghi Strozzi

Selected letters of Alessandra Strozzi

bilingual edition

by Alessandra Macinghi Strozzi

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Macinghi Strozzi, Alessandra, -- 1407-1471 -- Correspondence.,
  • Nobility -- Italy -- Florence -- Correspondence.,
  • Women -- Italy -- Florence -- Correspondence.,
  • Florence (Italy) -- History -- 1421-1737 -- Sources.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated with an introduction and notes by Heather Gregory.
    SeriesBiblioteca italiana -- 9
    ContributionsGregory, Heather.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG737.58.S7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22640900M
    ISBN 100520203895, 0520203909

    Taylor Webb 6/18/13 Document Analysis Alessandra Macinghi Strozzi Letter 5 Alessandra Strozzi wrote many letters to her children which can convey to us the importance of family in Florence during the Renaissance. Alessandra’s husband Matteo died, and so these letters are written from the perspective of a widow, not a married woman.   The letters of the fifteenth century Florentine widow Alessandra Macinghi Strozzi to her extfed sons have been used extensively by historians—since the pubUcation of a scholarly edition in by Cesare Guasti—having been cited in a number of discussions on various aspects of fifteenth-century Florentine life including marriage, the.

    Early life. Alessandra di Filippo Macinghi was born between and to Filippo di Niccolò Macinghi and Caterina di Bernardo Alberti. The date of her birth is contested as the final entry in her book of accounts in gives her age as 63 but a tax document from claims her Born: Alessandra di Filippo Macinghi, c, Florence,Italy. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. Selected letters of Alessandra Strozzi in SearchWorks catalog Skip to search Skip to main content.

    Read Selected Letters of Alessandra Strozzi, Bilingual edition PDF - by Alessandra Strozzi University of California Press | The letters of Alessandra Strozzi provide a vivid and spirited portrayal. Gregory, Heather, ed. Selected Letters of Alessandra Strozzi. Bilingual Edition. Berkeley: U. of California,


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Of the 72 known letters written by Alessandra Strozzi, this book collects about half and translates them in a unique side-by-side version with Italian on the left page, and the English version on the right.

The letters were collected by Cesare Guasti in from originals, but the book does not include most of the annotations Guasti made/5(4).

The letters of Alessandra Strozzi provide a vivid and spirited portrayal of life in fifteenth-century Florence. Among the richest autobiographical materials to survive from the Italian Renaissance, the letters reveal a woman who fought stubbornly to preserve her family's property and position in adverse circumstances, and who was an acute observer of Medicean society/5.

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Edition Notes English and Italian. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Includes one additional letter from Una lettera della Alessandra Macinghi negli Strozzi in aggiunta alle LXXII pubblicate da Cesare Guasti nel (Florence: G.

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Among the richest autobiographical materials to survive from the Italian Renaissance, the letters reveal a woman who fought stubbornly to preserve her family's property and position in adverse circumstances, and who was an acute observer of Medicean society.

Heather Gregory, The Selected Letters of Alessandra degli Strozzi, University of California Press, Bilingual ed edition (February 1, ), ISBN Includes one additional letter from Una lettera della Alessandra Macinghi negli Strozzi in aggiunta alle LXXII pubblicate da Cesare Guasti nel (Florence: G.

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As it is the most effective and structural method if one wishes to gain insight into someone's family connections, Social.Of the 72 known letters written by Alessandra Strozzi, this book collects about half and translates them in a unique side-by-side version with Italian on the left page, and the English version on the right.

The letters were collected by Cesare Guasti in from originals, but the book does not include most of the annotations Guasti made.4/5.