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The humorous courtier

The humorous courtier

A comedy, as it hath been presented with good applause at the private house in Drury-Lane. Written by Iames Shirley Gent.

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Published by Printed by T[homas] C[otes] for William Cooke, and are to be sold by Iames Becket, in the Inner Temple in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEarly English books, 1475-1640 -- 939:4.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[72] p.
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18583287M

  texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency The book of the courtier by Castiglione, Baldassarre, conte, ; Opdyke, Leonard Eckstein, Publication date Topics Courts and courtiers, CourtesyPages: The Book of the Courtier is a courtesy book. It was written by Baldassare Castiglione over the course of many years, beginning in , and published in by the Aldine Press in Venice just before his death; an English edition was published in

The Book of the Courtier Summary The Book of the Courtier by Baldassar Castiglione was the book of proper etiquette for men and women from to the end of the 18th century. This book was found in French, Latin, Spanish, Dutch, English, German, and Polish. This book was written in a dialogue well, four different dialogues, with each. If, in looking at the lives of princes, courtiers, men of rank and fashion, we must perforce depict them as idle, profligate, and criminal, we must make allowances for the rich men's failings, and recollect that we, too, were very likely indolent and voluptuous, had we no motive for work, a mortal's natural taste for pleasure, and the daily temptation of a large income.

Castiglione devotes half of Book 2 to the art of humor and its importance in polite conversation. Bernardo, the group's appointed joke expert, was a real-life comedy writer whose play The Follies of Calandro was appreciated by audiences and critics.   "The Book of the Courtier" discusses the expectations of a courtier who must have a warrior spirit, be athletic, and have good knowledge of the humanities, classics and fine arts. As the members of the court try to describe the perfect gentleman of the court over the course of four evenings they engage in a debate over the nature of nobility.


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19th-century green goatskin and marbled papers, rebacked. The title is stamped in gilt along the spine. The Renaissance is so much fun to study. The Book of the Courtier is a book on courtly etiquette and romantic love.

The rules apply to a courtier who must follow these rules: 1. The courtier must be physically and emotionally fit. He must be educated in art, music, war, and dancing.

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The courtier must have a warrior spirit, be athletic, and have good knowledge of the humanities, classics, and fine arts. As the fictional members of the court debate and try to describe the perfect gentleman, as well as the perfect lady, they engage in a discussion of the nature of nobility, humor, and love in the age of the Italian Renaissance/5(15).

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