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Aretino, Pietro 1492-1556

Works: 1,834 works in 4,893 publications in 12 languages and 29,124 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Erotic fiction  Biography  Musical settings  Parodies (Literature)  Art  Paraphrases 
Roles: Author, Other, Dubious author, Attributed name, Bibliographic antecedent, Translator, Dedicatee, Recipient, Creator, Adapter, Annotator, Editor, Lyricist
Classifications: PQ4563, 920.045
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Aretino's Dialogues by Pietro Aretino( Book )

333 editions published between 1584 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seasoned Roman prostitute Nanna is in a quandary as to what to advise her daughter, Pippa, as she chooses her path in life. Would it be better for her to become a nun, a whore, or a wife?
Titian's portraits through Aretino's lens by Luba Freedman( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fusing iconographical analysis of the most famous Titian portraits with rhetorical analysis of Aretino's literary legacy as compared to contemporary reactions, Freedman demonstrates that it is due to Titian's many portraits and to Aretino's repeated simultaneous writings about them that the portrait ceased being primarily a social-historical document, preserving the sitter's likeness for posterity. It gradually became, as it is today, a work of art, the artist's invention, which gives its viewer an aesthetic pleasure
Cortigiana by Pietro Aretino( Book )

61 editions published between 1539 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A significant comedy from the Italian Renaissance, the play provides a portrait of a worldly Roman society and a dissection of Roman courtiers
The Marescalco by Pietro Aretino( Book )

54 editions published between 1533 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters [of] Aretino by Pietro Aretino( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sei giornate : Ragionamento della Nanna e della Antonia (1534) ; dialogo nel quale la Nanna insegna a la Pippa (1536) by Pietro Aretino( Book )

26 editions published between 1969 and 1991 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his mother's death, a shy ten-year-old boy must find a place for himself in his grandparents' boisterous Italian family in New York City
La prima parte de Ragionamenti by Pietro Aretino( )

19 editions published between 1584 and 1985 in Italian and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tutte le commedie by Pietro Aretino( Book )

37 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in Italian and English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ragionamento : dialogo by Pietro Aretino( Book )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere sull'arte by Pietro Aretino( Book )

19 editions published between 1957 and 1960 in 3 languages and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scritti scelti by Pietro Aretino( Book )

29 editions published between 1951 and 1976 in Italian and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le carte parlanti by Pietro Aretino( Book )

32 editions published between 1650 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret life of wives by Pietro Aretino( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this hilarious sequel to The Secret Life of Nuns, courtesan Nanna reveals to her confidante, Antonia, what really goes on in the lives of married women."--Front flap
Paraphrase vpon the seaven pen[i]tentiall psalmes of [t]he kingly prophet by Pietro Aretino( Book )

40 editions published between 1534 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teatro by Pietro Aretino( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in Italian and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le vite dei santi : Santa Caterina vergine, San Tommaso d'Aquino, 1540-1543 by Pietro Aretino( Book )

20 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in Italian and French and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An artist's Venice by Arbit Blatas( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arbit Blatas, the internationally renowned artist has lived and worked in the legendary city of Venice for many years. Her mysterious and incandescent beauty inspired some of his most luminous landscapes and are found among the finest collections in the world. The diverse facets of his art in this book include the now famous sculptures dedicated to the Holocaust in the Historic Ghetto of Venice and his theater designs for the Gran Teatro La Fenice. The paintings are accompanied by the prose and poetry of the great writers and composers, whose words about Venice evoke the pictures. Among them are Lord Byron, Henry James, George Sand, Mark Twain, Ernest Hemingway, Richard Wagner, Peter I. Tchaikowsky, John Ruskin, Marcel Proust and Wolfgang Goethe
Aretin: a dialogue on painting, 1770 by Lodovico Dolce( Book )

5 editions published between 1770 and 1970 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trois livres de l'humanité de Jésus-Christ by Pietro Aretino( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in French and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere by Pietro Aretino( Book )

11 editions published in 1995 in Italian and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Titian's portraits through Aretino's lens
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