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書名 Nature and the arts in early modern Naples / edited by Frank Fehrenbach and Joris van Gastel
出版項 Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, [2020]
國際標準書號 9783110599220
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  NX552.N37 N285 2020    在架上    30530001371525
說明 xv, 270 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
系列 Naturbilder = Images of nature, 2367-1955 ; Band 7
Naturbilder (Walter de Gruyter & Co.) ; Bd. 7
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-260) and index
The literary, artistic, and scientific culture of early modern Naples is closely linked to the natural topography of the city, stretching from Iacopo Sannazaro's poetic evocation of the Campania landscape to Giambattista Vico's approach in which he anchors human civilization to the existential confrontation with natural forces. With the open sea, the rocky coastline, and the menacing presence of Vesuvius, the image of Naples, more than any other city in early modern times, is associated in the collective imagination with the forces of nature. Even the populace was interpreted as a force of nature. In this volume, art, literature, and science historians investigate the convergence of culture and nature in a unique geographic context
6 English, 4 Italian, 2 German, 1 French contributions
主題 Arts -- Italy -- Naples -- History
Nature (Aesthetics)
Naples (Italy) -- In art
Naples (Italy) -- Civilization
Alt Author Fehrenbach, Frank, editor
Gastel, Joris van, 1977- editor
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