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Author: 
Holly Hurlburt
Reviewer: 
Celeste McNamara

McNamara on Hurlburt, 'Daughter of Venice: Caterina Corner, Queen of Cyprus and Woman of the Renaissance'


Holly Hurlburt. Daughter of Venice: Caterina Corner, Queen of Cyprus and Woman of the Renaissance. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015. 360 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-20972-3.

Reviewed by Celeste McNamara (University of Warwick, Department of History)
Published on H-Italy (August, 2016)
Commissioned by Maartje van Gelder

Author: 
Mark Rosen
Reviewer: 
Gregory Murry

Murry on Carlton, 'Worldly Consumers: The Demand for Maps in Renaissance Italy' and Rosen, 'Mapping of Power in Renaissance Italy: Painted Cartographic Cycles in Social and Intellectual Context'


Genevieve Carlton. Worldly Consumers: The Demand for Maps in Renaissance Italy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. 240 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-25531-6.Mark Rosen. Mapping of Power in Renaissance Italy: Painted Cartographic Cycles in Social and Intellectual Context. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. 318 pp. $89.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-06703-5.

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