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Queen Isabel I of Castile : power, patronage, persona

Author: Barbara F Weissberger
Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk ; Rochester, NY : Tamesis, 2008.
Series: Colección Támesis., Serie A,, Monografías ;, 253.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Queen who shaped the music, literature, architecture, and painting of late medieval Spain.

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Genre/Form: History
Biographies
Aufsatzsammlung
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Queen Isabel I of Castile.
Woodbridge, Suffolk ; Rochester, NY : Tamesis, 2008
(OCoLC)609072613
Named Person: Isabella, Queen of Spain; Isabel, Queen of Spain.; Isabella, Queen of Spain; Königin I ) Isabella (Kastilien
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara F Weissberger
ISBN: 9781855661592 1855661594
OCLC Number: 181927971
Description: xxiv, 237 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction : Questioning the Queen, now and then / Barbara F. Weissberger --
Part 1. Influence : Aragon, Portugal, and Northern Europe. Two bodies, one spirit : Isabel and Fernando's construction on monarchical partnership / Theresa Earenfight --
Isabel of Castile's Portuguese connections and the opening of the Atlantic / William D. Phillips, Jr. --
Isabel of Castile and her music books : Franco-Flemish song in fifteenth-century Spain / Tess Knighton --
Part 2. Patronage : reciprocal relationships. The reciprocal construction of Isabelline book patronage / Ronald E. Surtz --
Hernando de Talavera and Isabelline imagery / Chiyo Ishikawa --
Melodies for private devotion at the court of Queen Isabel / Emilio Ros-Fabregas --
The queen at war : shared sovereignty and gender in representations of the Granada Campaign / Elizabeth A. Lehfeldt --
Part 3. Period : from medieval to modern. The artistic patronage of Isabel the Catholic : medieval or modern? / Rafael Dominguez Casas --
Conflictive subjectivity and the politics of truth and justice in Carcel de Amor / E. Michael Gerli --
Juan de Anchieta and the rest of the world / Kenneth Kreitner --
Inventing the Catholic Queen : images of Isabel I in history and fiction / Nancy F. Marino.
Series Title: Colección Támesis., Serie A,, Monografías ;, 253.
Responsibility: edited by Barbara F. Weissberger.
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Se trata de una obra sugerente, que contribuye al debate sobre algunos aspectos del reinado y la historia de Isabel I, a la vez que abre perspectivas, y aporta nuevas contribuciones que vienen a Read more...

 
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