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Renaissance eloquence : studies in the theory and practice of Renaissance rhetoric / edited by James J. Murphy.

Berkeley : University of California Press, [1983] .
ISBN 0520045432, 9780520045439

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Other Authors Murphy, James Jerome.
Subjects Kongress.
Renaissance -- Congresses.
Rhetoric, Renaissance -- Congresses.
Rhetoric, Renaissance.
Rhétorique -- 1500-1800 -- Congrès.
Description x, 472 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1983]
Notes Based on papers presented at the Newberry Library's 26th annual Renaissance Conference in April 1979.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 437-446) and index.
Contents part 1. The scope of Renaissance rhetoric: Rhetoric in medieval and Renaissance culture / Paul Oskar Kristeller -- One thousand neglected authors: the scope and importance of Renaissance rhetoric / James J. Murphy -- Rhetoric in the Italian Renaissance / Dominic A. LaRusso -- Oratorical delivery and other problems in current scholarship on English Renaissance rhetoric / Gerald P. Mohrmann -- Rhetoric, a story or a system?: a challenge to historians of Renaissance rhetoric / A. Kibédi Varga -- part 2. Rhetorical trends in Renaissance Europe: La retórica y el Renacimineto: an overview of Spanish theory / Don Abbott -- Problems and trends in the history of German rhetoric to 1500 / Helmut Schanze -- Renaissance commentators on Ciceronian rhetoric / John O. Ward -- The Byzantine rhetorical tradition and the Renaissance / John Monfasani -- part 3. Ethics, politics, and theology: Lorenzo Valla: humanist rhetoric and the critique of the classical languages of morality / Nancy Struever -- The question of truth in Renaissance rhetoric and anthropology / Charles Trinkhaus -- The first German treatise on homiletics: Erasmus Sarcer's Pastorale and classical rhetoric / Joachim Dyck -- Content and rhetorical forms in sixteenth-century treatises on preaching / John W. O'Malley -- Rhetoric, politics, and society: from Italian Ciceronianism to French classicism / Marc Fumaroli -- Lawyers and rhetoric in sixteenth-century England / Richard J. Schoeck -- Pascal's arts of persuasion / Hugh M. Davidson -- part 4. Rhetoric and other literary arts: Grammar and rhetoric in the Renaissance / W. Keith Percival -- Erasmus on the art of letter-writing / Judith Rice Henderson -- The place and function of style in Renaissance poetics / Heinrich F. Plett -- The ascendancy of rhetoric and the struggle for poetic in sixteenth-century France / Alex L. Gordon -- Rhetoric and fiction in Elizabethan England / Arthur F. Kinney -- Reading Milton rhetorically / Thomas O. Sloane -- "The power of persuasion": images of the orator, Elyot to Shakespeare / Brian Vickers.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7740734
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