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Peacham's Construction of a Sun

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Description: Learning to Draw: Studies in the Cultural History of a Polite and Useful Art
~In seventeenth-century England, the admonitions of humanists like Castiglione, della Casa, Elyot, and Ascham resounded in numerous books on courtesy and were taken up by churchmen, dissenters, and educators. As a discourse, courtesy was powerful enough to cross ideological lines and...
PublisherPaul Mellon Centre
Related print edition pages: pp.33-73

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