An authoritative companion to the Renaissance that deals with the
period in the widest sense, covering not only Italy but developments in
the arts, science, and ideas across Europe. The timescale is similarly
broad, ranging from Cimabue to Titian, from Dante to Shakespeare, and
including the early 17th century.
Approximately 2,000 entries,
providing a broader selection than the major competition
feature articles, developing key topics at greater length covers all of