Petrarch (1304-1374) - Research Article from Encyclopedia of Philosophy

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Aristotelianism; Aristotle; Augustine, St.; Augustinianism; Averroes; Bernard of Clairvaux, St.; Cicero, Marcus Tullius; Dante Alighieri; Dialectic; Dogma; Florentine Academy; Humanism; Medieval Philosophy; Patristic Philosophy; Peter Damian; Pico Della Mirandola, Count Giovanni; Plato; Platonism and the Platonic Tradition; Renaissance; Seneca, Lucius Annaeus; Stoicism.

Bibliography

From the vast literature on Petrarch only a few works can be mentioned; for a bibliography, see N. Sapegno, Il trecento (Milan, 1948). For Petrarch's life and works see Edward H. R. Tatham, Francesco Petrarca, 2 vols. (London, 1925–1926); U. Bosco, Petrarca (Turin, 1946); Morris Bishop, Petrarch and His World (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1963); and, above all, numerous books and articles by Ernest H. Wilkins: Studies in the Life and Works of Petrarch (Cambridge, MA: Mediaeval Academy of America, 1955), Petrarch's Eight Years in Milan (Cambridge, MA: Mediaeval Academy of America, 1958), Petrarch's Later Years (Cambridge, MA: Mediaeval Academy of America, 1959), Petrarch's Correspondence (Padua, 1960), and...

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