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Title Friendship and sociability in premodern Europe : contexts, concepts, and expressions / edited by Amyrose McCue Gill and Sarah Rolfe Prodan
Published Toronto, Ontario : Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, 2014


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Description 318 pages, 4 pages of plates : illustrations (black and white, and colour) ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction / Sarah Rolfe Prodan -- "No greater pleasure in this life": the friendship of John Locke and Edward Clarke / Adriana Benzaquén -- The theatre of friendship in early modern French memoirs: the case of Pontis / Malina Stefanovska -- Dante's rhetoric of friendship from the Convivio to the Commedia / Francesco Ciabattoni -- Ad comunis epystole lectionem: Pan-Italian Familiaritas and Petrarch's community of friends / Steven Baker -- Syphilis, suffering and sodality: friendship and contagion in Renaissance Manuta / Sally Hickson -- "Accompanied by a great number of their friends": warrior nobles and amitié during the French Wars of religion / Brian Sandberg -- Pierre Bayle's quest for pacified relationships / Jean Bernier -- Peace and friendship in early modern catholic Europe: towards a political history of human relations in counter-Reformation culture, 1580-1650 / Paolo Broggio -- Matteo Ricci and his confucian friends: interfaith friendship in the clash of Asian and European humanisms / Hyun-Ah Kim -- "To heal the world": commercial exchange as a form of friendship in Renaissance thought / David Harris Sacks
Notes "Papers based on the Friendship in Premodern Europe (1300 1700) Colloquium held at the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, Victoria University in the University of Toronto, October 14-15, 2011."Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Issued also in electronic format
Subject Friendship -- Europe -- History -- Congresses
Social networks -- Europe -- History -- Congresses
Friendship -- Political aspects -- Europe -- History -- Congresses
Political culture -- Europe -- History -- Congresses
Europe -- Foreign relations -- History -- Congresses
Author McCue Gill, Amyrose, 1978-, editor
Rolfe Prodan, Sarah, editor
Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies, publisher
Friendship in Premodern Europe (1300 1700) Colloquium (2011 : Victoria University (Toronto, Ont.)
LC no. 2014469664
ISBN 9780772721709 (pbk.)