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On Leon Baptista Alberti: His Literary and Aesthetic Theories

In this monograph, Jarzombek explores the literary works of Leon Baptista Alberti (1404-1472), an Italian priest and polymath who was active as an architect, poet, linguist and cryptographer. A fascinating study which places Alberti more accurately within the context of his times.

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Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1989
AuthorsJarzombek M
PublisherThe MIT Press
CityCambridge, MA, USA
ISBN0262100428
Abstract

In this monograph, Jarzombek explores the literary works of Leon Baptista Alberti (1404-1472), an Italian priest and polymath who was active as an architect, poet, linguist and cryptographer. A fascinating study which places Alberti more accurately within the context of his times.