This Encyclopedia gathers together the most recent scholarship on Medieval Italy, while offering a sweeping view of all aspects of life in Italy during the Middle Ages. This two volume, illustrated, A-Z reference is a cross-disciplinary resource for information on literature, history, the arts, science, philosophy, and religion in Italy between A.D. 450 and 1375. For more information including the introduction, a full list of entries and contributors, a generous selection of sample pages, and more, visit the Medieval Italy: An Encyclopedia website.The following example is from an anonymous poem of the Sicilian school (1-3); verses 1 and 2 are quadrisillabi, and verse 3 is a senario: ... The Ritmo cassinese has 96 verses, which divide into twelve strophes; each stanza is based on two rhymes: avarying number of ... of varying lengths, as these initial lines demonstrate: Al-tis-si-mu, on-ni-po-ten-te, bon Si-gnA²-re 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 tue soa#39; leanbsp;...
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