Publications

2009
Dissimulation and the Culture of Secrecy in Early Modern Europe
Snyder, Jon R. 2009. Dissimulation and the Culture of Secrecy in Early Modern Europe. Berkeley: University of California Press, 280.Abstract
Not empty silence : the age of dissimulation -- Taking one's distance : civil and moral dissimulation -- Confidence games : dissimulation at court -- The government of designs : dissimulation and reason of state -- The writing on the walls .
Nuns and Nunneries in Renaissance Florence
Strocchia, Sharon T. 2009. Nuns and Nunneries in Renaissance Florence. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 261.Abstract
The growth of Florentine convents -- Nuns, neighbors, and kinsmen -- The Renaissance convent economy -- Invisible hands : Renaissance nuns at work -- Contesting the boundaries of enclosure.
From Florence to the Mediterranean and Beyond: Essays in Honour of Anthony Mohlo
Curto, Diogo Ramada, ed. 2009. From Florence to the Mediterranean and Beyond: Essays in Honour of Anthony Mohlo. Firenze: L.S. Olschki, 709.
Singing Poetry in Renaissance Florence: The "Cantasi Come" Tradition (1375-1550)
Wilson, Blake McDowell. 2009. Singing Poetry in Renaissance Florence: The "Cantasi Come" Tradition (1375-1550). Vol. 9. Firenze: L. S. Olschki, 9, 291.
Domestic Institutional Interiors in Early Modern Europe
Evangelisti, Silvia, and Sandra Cavallo. 2009. Domestic Institutional Interiors in Early Modern Europe. Surrey, UK; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 267.
Fisco e Società a Firenze nel Rinascimento
Ciappelli, Giovanni. 2009. Fisco e Società a Firenze nel Rinascimento. Vol. 36. Roma: Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura, 36, 297.
The University of Mantua, the Gonzaga & the Jesuits, 1584-1630
Grendler, Paul F. 2009. The University of Mantua, the Gonzaga & the Jesuits, 1584-1630. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 287.
Leon Battista Alberti: Architetture e Committenti: Atti dei Convegni Internazionali del Comitato Nazionale VI Centenario della Nascita di Leon Battista Alberti
Calzona, Arturo. 2009. Leon Battista Alberti: Architetture e Committenti: Atti dei Convegni Internazionali del Comitato Nazionale VI Centenario della Nascita di Leon Battista Alberti. Vol. n. 12. Firenze: L.S. Olschki, n. 12, 2 v. (xi, 815 p.).Abstract
International congress organized by Fondazione Centro studi L.B. Alberti and Villa I Tatti, the Harvard University center for Italian Renaissance Studies. Held in Firenze, Rimini, Mantova, 12-16 ottobre 2004.
Sandro Botticelli and Herbert Horne: New Research
Hatfield, Rab. 2009. Sandro Botticelli and Herbert Horne: New Research. Vol. v. 5. Florence: Syracuse University in Florence, v. 5, xvi, 284 p.
Friendship, Love, and Trust in Renaissance Florence
Kent, Dale V. 2009. Friendship, Love, and Trust in Renaissance Florence. Harvard University Press, 268 p.
History of Venice, Volume 3: Books IX-XII
Bembo, Pietro. 2009. History of Venice, Volume 3: Books IX-XII. Edited by Robert W Ulery. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 416.Abstract

v. 3. Books IX-XII.

Christiad
Vida, Marco Girolamo, and James Gardner. 2009. Christiad. Vol. 39. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 39, xxviii, 464 p.
Latin Poetry
Sannazaro, Jacopo, and Michael CJ Putnam. 2009. Latin Poetry. Vol. 38. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 38, xxv, 562 p.Abstract

The Virgin Birth -- Lamentation on the death of Christ -- Piscatory eclogues -- Fragment of an eclogue -- The willows -- Elegies -- Epigrams.

Odes
Filelfo, Francesco, and Diana Maury Robin. 2009. Odes. Vol. 41. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 41, xxiii, 445 p.
Republics and Kingdoms Compared
Brandolini, Aurelio Lippo, and James Hankins. 2009. Republics and Kingdoms Compared. Vol. 40. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 40, xxvi, 297 p.Abstract

A Socratic dialogue set in the court of King Mattias Corvinus of Hungary (the book was written ca. 1490), the work depicts a debate between the king himself and a Florentine merchant. This is the first critical edition and the first translation into any language. --publisher's description.

Sassetta: The Borgo San Sepolcro Altarpiece
Israëls, Machtelt, ed. 2009. Sassetta: The Borgo San Sepolcro Altarpiece. Florence: Villa I Tatti.
Arnolfo's Moment: Acts of an International Conference (Florence, Villa I Tatti, May 26-27, 2005)
Friedman, David, Julian Gardner, and Margaret Haines, ed. 2009. Arnolfo's Moment: Acts of an International Conference (Florence, Villa I Tatti, May 26-27, 2005). Florence: Leo S. Olschki.
Memory and Invention: Medieval and Renaissance Literature, Art and Music
Busse, Anna Maria Berger, and Massimiliano Rossi, ed. 2009. Memory and Invention: Medieval and Renaissance Literature, Art and Music. Florence: Leo S. Olschki.
In Defense of Common Sense: Lorenzo Valla's Humanist Critique of Scholastic Philosophy
Nauta, Lodi. 2009. In Defense of Common Sense: Lorenzo Valla's Humanist Critique of Scholastic Philosophy. Harvard University Press.
2008
Federico Barocci: Allure and Devotion in Late Renaissance Painting
Lingo, Stuart. 2008. Federico Barocci: Allure and Devotion in Late Renaissance Painting. New Haven: Yale University Press, 292.Abstract
Retrospection and modernity -- Orders of reform -- Vision and icon -- Returning towards the source -- Legacy of the Renaissance and the contemporary cult image -- Quest for vaghezza -- What's in a word: vaghezza in the language of criticism -- Figures of vaghezza -- Other vaghezze: painting the loveliness of the world -- Colors of vaghezza: ornament, desire, and spiritual fervor in Barocci's coloring -- Ut pictura musica.

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