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Goodreads is the world’s largest burfkhardt for readers with over 50 million reviews. He is known as one of the major progenitors of cultural history, albeit in a form very different from how cultural history is conceived and studied in academia today. The University of Sydney. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of About half of the original edition was devoted to the art of the Renaissance.

Wikisource has original works written by or about: Carl Jacob Christoph Burckhardt was a historian of art and culture, and an influential figure in the historiography of each field. Physical Description xi, p. May not be open to the public ; ND In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell cicerobe item.

We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Check copyright status Cite this Title The cicerone: Public Private login e. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search.


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Return to Book Page. He finished his degree in and went to the University of Berlin to study history, [3] especially art history, then a new field.

Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He spent the greater part of the years and in Italy, collecting material for his Der Cicerone: His innovative approach to historical research stressed the importance of art and its inestimable value as a primary source for the study of history. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. History of art Cultural history. The burckharvt, “the finest travel guide that has ever cicwrone written” [5] which covered sculpture and architectureand painting, became an indispensable guide to the art traveller in Italy.

Both men were admirers of the late Arthur Schopenhauer. The Swiss polity in which he spent nearly all of his life was a good deal more democratic and stable than was the norm in 19th-century Europe. View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Their extensive correspondence over a number of years has been published. There is a tension in Burckhardt’s persona between the wise and worldly student of the Italian Renaissance and the cautious product of Swiss Calvinismwhich cicedone had studied extensively for the ministry.

Connoisseurship, criticism and art history in the nineteenth century.

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Open to the public ; ND To ask other readers questions cucerone The Ciceroneplease sign up. University of Queensland Library. More than that, it occupies a unique place; for the overwhelming mass of literature on Burckhaedt Art, printed during the last two decades, includes not a single volume that can vie with Dr Burckhardt’s, as regards terse completeness and practical arrangement.


Friedrich Nietzscheappointed professor of classical philology at Basel in at the age of 24, admired Burckhardt and attended some of his lectures.

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English Also Titled Art guide to painting in Italy. These 2 locations in New South Wales: University of Basel Federal Polytechnic School. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in burckhhardt easy-to-read typeface.

The son of a Protestant clergymanBurckhardt was born and died in Baselwhere he studied theology in the hope of taking holy orders ; however, under the influence of Wilhelm Martin Leberecht de Wettehe chose not to become a clergyman. Nietzsche and Burckhardt enjoyed each other’s intellectual company, even cicerome Burckhardt kept his distance from Nietzsche’s evolving philosophy.

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