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HI Pp. 150-154
Ch. 12 QUIZ
|one reformer and Roman priest who exposed hypocrisy in the Roman church
|one of the few pieces of medieval lit that is still widely read; few poems have surpassed the beauty of this work
|Divine Comedy of Dante
|recognized as one of England's five greatest poets, wrote The Canterbury Tales
|one of the first great works of lit in the English language
|The Canterbury Tales
|subjects such as history, grammar, rhetoric, and poetry
|A great enthusiasm for classical Greek and Latin lot springing up in Italy was known as ________ .
|known as the "Father of Humanism", wrote "Letters to Ancient Authors"
|the first great writer of prose in a modern language; best known for "The Decameron"
|the only book of lasting importance on politics; written in 1513 by Niccolò Machiavelli
|people who use their own money to support the arts
|famous for his painting "The Last Judgment"
|one who displays his talents in all fields
|a portrait of an unknown woman with a mysterious smile
|may have been the greatest artist of the Renaissance, perhaps of all time; considered to be the greatest Italian lyric poet of the 16th century
|invented the movable-type printing press about 1440
|In what year did Gutenberg produce his first printed edition of the Vulgate Bible? This translation is called what?
|Gutenberg Bible 1456