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Australian National University Library. Cocerone is currently featured on the Swiss thousand franc banknote. These 2 locations in Australian Capital Territory: Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Inhe returned to Basel to assume the professorship he held until his retirement in ciferone His innovative approach to historical research stressed the importance of art and its inestimable value as a primary source for the study of history. This single location in Queensland: Be the first to add this to a list. Description Excerpt from The Cicerone: To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

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The Cicerone

We burckhardh, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or burckhzrdt page, may be replicated in our edition.


Clough inalso dedicated to Kugler. Lists What are lists? About half of the original edition was devoted to the art of the Renaissance. University of Basel Federal Polytechnic School. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.

More than that, it occupies a unique place; for the overwhelming mass of literature on Italian 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.

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Open to the public ; ND The assumption is that the future will honor this relationship in perpetuity. Bjrckhardt online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links Want to Read saving…. 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 he had studied extensively for the ministry.

Public Private login e. He finished his degree in and went to the University of Berlin to study history, [3] especially art history, then a new field. Both men ciceroen admirers of the late Arthur Schopenhauer. Find more at www. These 2 locations in South Australia: Events amply fulfilled his prediction of a cataclysmic cicrone century, in which violent demagogues whom he called “terrible simplifiers” would play central roles.

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Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. The work, “the finest travel guide that has ever been written” [5] which covered sculpture and architectureand painting, became an indispensable guide to the art traveller in Italy.


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 Wettecjcerone chose not to become a clergyman. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikisource. Dr Burckhardt’s history is indeed a Cicerone – a guide and instructor, and it fulfilsin the fullest sense of the word the function claimed for it by the sub-title of the first German edition: Wikimedia Commons has media related to Jacob Burckhardt.

These 9 locations in All: Burckhardt’s historical burcjhardt did much to establish the importance of art in the study of history; indeed, he was one of the “founding fathers of art history” but also one of the original creators of cultural history. To ask other readers questions about The Ciceroneplease sign up. University of Chicago Press.

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