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Bull, George 1929-2001

Overview
Works: 93 works in 536 publications in 8 languages and 10,813 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  History  Utopian fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works  Biographies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: JC143, 320.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by George Bull
The prince and the discourses by Niccolò Machiavelli( Book )

86 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and Korean and held by 2,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classic handbook of statecraft written by an Italian nobleman recommends guile and craftiness to attain and maintain political power
Michelangelo : a biography by George Bull( Book )

24 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and Polish and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patrons in Florence and Rome. In his lifetime he was recognized as the greatest living artist, and created a succession of masterpieces of sculpture, fresco painting, and architecture. In all his work, Michelangelo impressed his contemporaries as a forceful personality, a divine genius endowed with terribilita, or intense emotional power. Often portrayed as a solitary and austere figure, he in fact enjoyed a remarkable range of friendships, and those he loved and hated
The book of the courtier. by Baldassarre Castiglione( Book )

40 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of fictional conversations by courtiers of the Duke of Urbino in 1507 presents a picture of the complete and perfect courtier. This classic by an Italian diplomat is one of the clearest and most reliable contemporary accounts of Renaissance civilization and ideals
The autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini( Book )

36 editions published between 1956 and 1998 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of a sixteenth-century Florentine goldsmith discussing everyday life, manners, morals, and Italian politics
Inside the Vatican by George Bull( Book )

26 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 5 languages and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists of the Renaissance : a selection from Lives of the artists by Giorgio Vasari( Book )

5 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vasari's Lives -- Vasari and Renaissance Art -- Cimabue -- Giotto -- Uccello -- Ghiberti -- Masaccio -- Brunelleschi -- Donatello -- Piero della Francesca -- Fra Angelico -- Alberti -- Fra Filippo Lippi -- Botticelli -- Verrocchio -- Mantegna -- Leonardo da Vinci -- Giorgione -- Correggio -- Raphael -- Michelangelo -- Titian
Michelangelo, life, letters, and poetry by Michelangelo Buonarroti( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bevat o.a. de biografie van Michelangelo geschreven door zijn leerling Ascanio Condivi
Vatican politics at the Second Vatican Council, 1962-5 by George Bull( Book )

21 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and Spanish and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Venice : the most triumphant city by George Bull( Book )

14 editions published between 1980 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The director's handbook by George Bull( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of the artists by Giorgio Vasari( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Renaissance by George Bull( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronicle of the Renaissance period in Italy in which the new interest in art, music, and all branches of learning profoundly influenced Western culture and civilization
The prince by Niccolò Machiavelli( Recording )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This political science classic still has the power to shock, just as it did when first published almost five hundred years ago. Fritz Weaver reads in an appropriately detached manner, for it is this air of objectivity regarding the ruthless pursuit of political power that has made Machiavelli's name synonymous with evil. This quality recording begins and ends with ceremonial music, which sets the right tone for a treatise directed to royalty
The lives of the artists; a selection by Giorgio Vasari( Book )

19 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giotto - Uccello - Ghiberti - Masaccio - Brunelleschi - Donatello - Fra Angelico - Alberti - Fra Filippo Lippi - Botticelli - Verrocchio - Mantegna
The autobiography of Benevenuto Cellini by Benvenuto Cellini( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The travels of Pietro della Valle in India by Pietro Della Valle( Book )

6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Industrial relations : the boardroom viewpoint by George Bull( Book )

5 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artists of the Renaissance : an illustrated selection by Giorgio Vasari( Book )

11 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michelangelo : a biography by George Bull( )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Michelangelo, recognized in his lifetime as the greatest living artist, impressed his contemporaries as divine genius endowed with intense emotional power. Bull places him firmly in the context of his time, an artist who was supremely responsive to the hopes, fears, and values of his culture, which he both exemplified and defied
Life of Michelangelo Buonarroti by Giorgio Vasari( Book )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Michelangelo : a biography
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Michelangelo : a biographyThe book of the courtier.The autobiography of Benvenuto CelliniMichelangelo, life, letters, and poetryThe lives of the artistsThe princeThe lives of the artists; a selectionThe autobiography of Benevenuto CelliniMichelangelo : a biography
Alternative Names
Bull, George

Bull, George 1929-2001

Bull, George A.

Bull George Anthony

Bull, George Anthony 1929-

Bull, George Anthony 1929-2001

George Bull English translator, author and journalist

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