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General Bibliography

  • Aretino, Pietro, Aretino's Dialogues, trans. Raymond Rosenthal (Toronto, 2005)
  • Aretino, Pietro, Selected Letters, trans. George Bull (Harmondsworth, 1976)
  • Barriault, Anne B., et al., eds, Reading Vasari (London, 2005)
  • Bartlett, Kenneth R., The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance: A Sourcebook (North York, 2011)
  • Bisticci, Vespasiano da, The Vespasiano Memoirs: Lives of Illustrious Men of the XVth Century, trans. William George and Emily Waters, new ed. (Toronto, 1997)
  • Burke, Peter, Eyewitnessing: The Uses of Images as Historical Evidence (London, 2001)
  • Castiglione, Baldesar, The Book of the Courtier, ed. Daniel Javitch, trans. Charles S. Singleton (New York, 2002)
  • Cellini, Benvenuto, My Life, ed. and trans. Julia Conaway Bondanella and Peter Bondanella (Oxford, 2002)
  • Chambers, David, ed. and trans., Patrons and Artists in the Italian Renaissance (London, 1970)
  • Chambers, David, Brian Pullan, and Jennifer Fletcher, eds. and trans., Venice: A Documentary History, 1450-1630 (Toronto, 2001)
  • Cochrane, Eric W., Historians and Historiography in the Italian Renaissance (Chicago, 1981)
  • Cox, Virginia, The Renaissance Dialogue: Literary Dialogue in its Social and Political Contexts, Castiglione to Galileo (Cambridge, 1992)
  • Dean, Trevor, ed., The Towns of Italy in the Later Middle Ages (Manchester, 2000).
  • Galilei, Galileo, Dialogues concerning two new sciences, trans. Henry Crew and Alfonso de Salvio (Norwich, N.Y., 2001)
  • Gilbert., Creighton E., Italian Art, 1400-1500: Sources and Documents (Evanston, Ill., 1992)
  • Goy, Richard, Florence: The City and Its Architecture (London, 2002)
  • Goy, Richard, The Building of Renaissance Venice: Patrons, Architects and Builders, c. 1430-1500 (New Haven, 2006)
  • Hartt, Frederick, and David Wilkins, History of Italian Renaissance Art, 7th ed. (London, 2010)
  • Hollingsworth, Mary, Patronage in Renaissance Italy: From 1400 to the Early Sixteenth Century (London, 1994)
  • Hollingsworth, Mary, Patronage in Sixteenth-Century Italy (London, 1996)
  • Howard, Deborah, The Architectural History of Venice (New Haven, 2004)
  • Humfrey, Peter, Painting in Renaissance Venice (New Haven, 1995)
  • Huse, Norbert, and Wolfgang Wolters, The Art of Renaissance Venice: Architecture, Sculpture and Painting, 1460-1590, trans. Edmund Jephcott (Chicago, 1993)
  • Lane, F.C., Venice, a Maritime Republic (Baltimore, 1973)
  • Najemy, John M., A History of Florence 1200-1575 (Oxford, 2008)
  • Najemy, John M., ed., Italy in the Age of the Renaissance : 1300-1550 (Oxford, 2004)
  • Richardson, Carol M., Kim W. Woods and Michael W. Franklin (eds), Renaissance art reconsidered: an anthology of primary sources (Malden, MA, 2007)
  • Sansovino, Francesco, Venetia città nobilissima et singolare , ed. Giustiniano Martinioni and Lino Moretti (Venice, 1968)
  • Sanudo, Marino, Venice, cità excelentissima: selections from the Renaissance diaries of Marin Sanudo, ed. Patricia H. Labalme and Laura Sanguineti White, trans. Linda L. Carroll (Baltimore, 2008)
  • Tafuri, Manfredo, Venice and the Renaissance, trans. Jessica Levine (Cambridge, Mass., 1995)
  • Vasari, Giorgio, Lives of the Painters, Sculptors and Architects, trans. Gaston de Vere, new ed., 2 vols (London, 1996)
  • Vecellio, Cesare, The Clothing of the Renaissance World : Europe, Asia, Africa, the Americas : Cesare Vecellio's Habiti Antichi et Moderni, ed. and trans. Margaret F. Rosenthal and Ann Rosalind Jones (London, 2008)
  • Zucconi, Guido, Venice: An Architectural Guide (Venice, 1995)