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Herculean Ferrara : Ercole d'Este, 1471-1505, and the invention of a ducal capital / Thomas Tuohy.

By: Tuohy, Thomas
Language: English Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.Description: xxxi, 534 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0521464714Subject(s): Ercole I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Modena, and Reggio, 1431-1505 | Este family | Ercole I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Modena and Reggio, 1431-1505 | Art patronage -- Italy -- Ferrara | Ferrara (Italy) -- History | Ferrara (Italy) -- Genealogy | Ferrara (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Sources | Ferrara (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etcDDC classification: 945/.4
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"Published with the assistance of the Istituto di studi rinascimentali, Ferrara."

Based, in part, on the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of London, 1982) presented under the title: Studies in domestic expenditure at the Court of Ferrara, 1451-1505, artistic patronage and princely magnificence.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 508-526) and indexes.