THE UGLY RENAISSANCE: Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty
The Renaissance is renowned as a period of cultural rebirth and artistic innovation, but behind the explosion of new art and culture lurked a seamy, vicious world of power politics, perversity, and corruption. That sordid underbelly is at last revealed in this fascinating history. 16 pages of color illus.
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