Love & death in Renaissance Italy / Thomas V. Cohen.

Offering a colourful portrait of Renaissance Rome, Thomas Cohen has trawled the remarkable court archives in the city to produce six sordid tales of adultery, violence, conspiracy, greed & murder as they were presented before the magistrates.

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Cohen, Thomas V. (Thomas Vance), 1942-
Other title:Love and death in Renaissance Italy.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2004.
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Table of Contents:
  • Double murder in Cretone Castle
  • Lost love and a handkerchief
  • The last will of Vittoria Giustini
  • "This is my dowry" : the vile loves of prosecutor Pallantieri
  • The lady lives, the pigeon dies
  • Three in a bed : the seduction of Innocentia.