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By Susan Byrne

As the 1st translator of Plato’s entire works into Latin, the Florentine author Marsilio Ficino (1433–99) and his mixture of Neoplatonic and airtight philosophy have been primary to the highbrow surroundings of the Renaissance. In Spain, his works have been frequently learn, quoted, and referenced, no less than until eventually the 19th century, whilst literary critics and philosophers wrote him out of the background of early smooth Spain.

In Ficino in Spain, Susan Byrne makes use of textual and bibliographic proof to teach the pervasive effect of Ficino’s writings and translations at the Spanish Renaissance. Cataloguing every little thing from particular mentions of his identify in significant texts to glossed volumes of his works in Spanish libraries, Byrne indicates that Spanish writers resembling Miguel de Cervantes, Lope de Vega, Bartolomé de las Casas, and Garcilaso de l. a. Vega all replied to Ficino and tailored his imagery for his or her personal works. a massive contribution to the learn of Spanish literature and tradition from the 15th to the 17th centuries, Ficino in Spain recovers the function that airtight and Neoplatonic concept performed on the earth of Spanish literature.

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