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Author: 
Marco Musillo
Reviewer: 
Macabe Keliher

Keliher on Musillo, 'The Shining Inheritance: Italian Painters at the Qing Court, 1699–1812'


Marco Musillo. The Shining Inheritance: Italian Painters at the Qing Court, 1699–1812. Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute, 2016. vii + 184 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60606-474-0.

Reviewed by Macabe Keliher (West Virginia University)
Published on H-Italy (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Matt Vester

Author: 
Sharon Wood, Erica Moretti, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mila Milani

Milani on Wood and Moretti, 'Annie Chartres Vivanti: Transnational Politics, Identity, and Culture'


Sharon Wood, Erica Moretti, eds. Annie Chartres Vivanti: Transnational Politics, Identity, and Culture. Madison: Farleigh Dickinson University Press, 2016. 312 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68393-006-8.

Reviewed by Mila Milani (University of Warwick)
Published on H-Italy (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Matteo Pretelli

An Intellectual between Italy, Europe, and the United States

Author: 
Fabien Faugeron
Reviewer: 
Corey Tazzara

Tazzara on Faugeron, 'Nourrir la ville : Ravitaillement, marchés et métiers de l'alimentation à Venise dans les derniers siècles du Moyen Age'


Fabien Faugeron. Nourrir la ville : Ravitaillement, marchés et métiers de l'alimentation à Venise dans les derniers siècles du Moyen Age. Rome: École française de Rome, 2014. xxv + 885 pp. EUR 59.00 (paper), ISBN 978-2-7283-0936-8.

Reviewed by Corey Tazzara (Scripps College)
Published on H-Italy (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Matt Vester

Author: 
Lucio Biasiori
Reviewer: 
Andrew Drenas

Drenas on Biasiori, 'L'eresia di un umanista: Celio Secondo Curione nell' Europa del Cinquecento'


Lucio Biasiori. L'eresia di un umanista: Celio Secondo Curione nell' Europa del Cinquecento. Rome: Carocci, 2015. 133 pp. EUR 16.00 (paper), ISBN 978-88-430-7860-8.

Reviewed by Andrew Drenas (University of Massachusetts Lowell)
Published on H-Italy (July, 2017)
Commissioned by Matt Vester

Author: 
Elizabeth Casteen
Reviewer: 
Tracy Adams

Adams on Casteen, 'From She-Wolf to Martyr: The Reign and Disputed Reputation of Johanna I of Naples'


Elizabeth Casteen. From She-Wolf to Martyr: The Reign and Disputed Reputation of Johanna I of Naples. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. 312 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5386-1.

Reviewed by Tracy Adams (University of Auckland)
Published on H-Italy (May, 2017)
Commissioned by Matt Vester

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