A History of Renaissance Rhetoric 1380-1620

Author(s): 
Mack, Peter
ISBN: 
9780199679997
Date published: 
April 2013
Paperback
Price: 
£24.99

This is the first comprehensive history of renaissance rhetoric, an advanced training in the use of language to argue, persuade, and convey information, which was an essential component of renaissance culture, and discusses rhetorical training as well as the opinions on rhetoric of major scholars including Erasmus, Melanchthon, and Sturm.