The Building of Renaissance Florence: An Economic and Social History

The Building of Renaissance Florence: An Economic and Social History

by Richard A. Goldthwaite

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Overview

Awarded the Howard R. Marraro Prize by the American Historical Association

"Always fascinating... The reader will get from Goldthwaite's book on the economics of architecture a more lively and more authentic impression of life in Renaissance Florence than from many more general descriptions of Florentine culture." — Felix Gilbert, New York Review of Books.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801823428
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date: 02/01/1981
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x (d)

About the Author

Richard A. Goldthwaite is professor emeritus of history at the Johns Hopkins University. He is the author of The Building of Renaissance Florence: An Economic and Social History and Wealth and the Demand for Art in Italy, 1300–1600, both also published by Johns Hopkins.

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