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The Resource India in the Italian Renaissance : visions of a contemporary pagan world 1300-1600, Meera Juncu

India in the Italian Renaissance : visions of a contemporary pagan world 1300-1600, Meera Juncu

Label
India in the Italian Renaissance : visions of a contemporary pagan world 1300-1600
Title
India in the Italian Renaissance
Title remainder
visions of a contemporary pagan world 1300-1600
Statement of responsibility
Meera Juncu
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Juncu, Meera
Dewey number
  • 303.4825404509024
  • 303.4825404509024
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge research in early modern history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italy
  • India
  • Italy
  • India
  • India
  • Italy
Label
India in the Italian Renaissance : visions of a contemporary pagan world 1300-1600, Meera Juncu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Changing representations of pagan Indians in Italian culture (c. 1300 to c. 1600) -- 2. Preconceptions of the Indians (c. 1300) -- 3. Transformations of Medieval Indian tradition in Marco Polo's Il Milione -- 4. A fourteenth-century religious view of the Indians : Odorico's Relatio and its representation by Mandeville -- 5. Gymnosophists, gods and the Greeks : India among the humanists from Petrarch to Alberti -- 6. Novelty and humanity in Poggio Bracciolini's representation of the Indians -- 7. India 'recognita'? The fifteenth-century reception of Poggio's portrayal of the Indians -- 8. Following Da Gama's wake : Italian visions of 'Portuguese' India (c. 1500-c. 1514) -- 9. Ludovico De Varthema's Itinerario : the Indians of a 'new Ulysses' -- 10. A polyphony of modern voices : Ramusio's contribution to understandings of Indians -- 11. Popularized Jesuit views -- 12. Late sixteenth-century merchant perspectives
Control code
ocn958107154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 262 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317447672
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
40025242032
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958107154
Label
India in the Italian Renaissance : visions of a contemporary pagan world 1300-1600, Meera Juncu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Changing representations of pagan Indians in Italian culture (c. 1300 to c. 1600) -- 2. Preconceptions of the Indians (c. 1300) -- 3. Transformations of Medieval Indian tradition in Marco Polo's Il Milione -- 4. A fourteenth-century religious view of the Indians : Odorico's Relatio and its representation by Mandeville -- 5. Gymnosophists, gods and the Greeks : India among the humanists from Petrarch to Alberti -- 6. Novelty and humanity in Poggio Bracciolini's representation of the Indians -- 7. India 'recognita'? The fifteenth-century reception of Poggio's portrayal of the Indians -- 8. Following Da Gama's wake : Italian visions of 'Portuguese' India (c. 1500-c. 1514) -- 9. Ludovico De Varthema's Itinerario : the Indians of a 'new Ulysses' -- 10. A polyphony of modern voices : Ramusio's contribution to understandings of Indians -- 11. Popularized Jesuit views -- 12. Late sixteenth-century merchant perspectives
Control code
ocn958107154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 262 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317447672
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
40025242032
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)958107154

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