The Excellent Lombards

Author: Jane Hamilton
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THE EXCELLENT LOMBARDS is, in fact, magnificent.” —Ann Patchett, New York
Times bestselling author of State of Wonder “THE EXCELLENT LOMBARDS
gives full voice to Jane Hamilton's storytelling gifts. Frankie's tale of growing up
on the family apple farm is a love letter to a threatened way of life and proof, once
again, of Hamilton's extraordinary talent for dramatizing ordinary lives with
nuance and compassion. I loved spending time in Frankie's world.” —Nancy
Horan, New ...

Atalanta

Author: L. T. Meade
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L. T. Meade, A. Balfour Symington, Edwin Oliver. Cavaliere's friend, the excellent
Lombard painter Giuseppe Bertini, and a few years ago the museum was opened
to the world at large with an impressive ceremony. Let us take a survey of these
splendid rooms, a survey that must, alas ! be most superficial, owing to our limits
of space. And here, before all else, a general remark. What forms the peculiarity
and in some sense the charm of this museum is that its treasures are not ranged,
 ...

The Northern Fruit Culturist Or The Farmer S Guide To The Orchard And Fruit Garden

Author: Chauncey GOODRICH (Farmer of Burlington, Vt.)
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Gage, Imperial, (A) - ""1 large green Aug 'Large and excellent. Mulberry, (A) - - . -\
large yellow Oct Rich and meltin . Judson, (A) - - - is}, medium red Sept One of
best red lums Imperatrice, Blue. . E?" medium purple Sept K. ; very late. Jefferson,
(A) - - - large yellow Sept Excellent Lombard, (A) . ' . large red Sept Fine, and
great bearer. Magnum Bonum, Yellow, - - large purple Sept For preserving.
Orleans, (Smith's) (A) . - large purple Sept Excellent. _ Siamese, (A) . - - medium
yellow ...

The Grolier Club Iter Italicum

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Of the remaining manuscripts, all from the fifteenth century, there were a Plutarch
in Decembrio's Latin written by L. Dolobella and illuminated by an excellent
Lombard artist, and a Livy De secundo bello punico with Florentine miniatures
and binding, done for Matthias Corvinus. Beautiful also were the bindings on the
autograph manuscript of two works of St. Laurentius Justiniani, first patriarch of
Venice (two of the five known early Italian bindings with portraits in metal
medallions), and ...

Sketches And Studies In Italy

Author: John Addington Symonds
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... person of a royal martyr. A Humanist's Monument. In the Sculpture Gallery of
the Brera is preserved a fair white marble tomb, carved by that excellent Lombard
sculptor, Agostino Busti. The epitaph runs as follows : — En Virtutem Mortis
nesciam. Vivet Lancinus Curtius Saxula per omnia Quascunque lustrans oras,
Tantum possunt Camcenae. ' Look here on Virtue that knows nought of Death !
Lancinus Curtius shall live through all the centuries, and visit every LOMBARD
VIGNETTES.

New Italian Sketches

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In the Sculpture Gallery of the Brera is preserved a fair white marble tomb, carved
by that excellent Lombard sculptor Agostino Busti. The epitaph runs as follows:
En Virtutem Mortis nesciam. Vivet Lancinus Curtius Soecula per omnia
Quascunque lustrans oras, Tantum possunt Camcenae. "Look here on Virtue that
knows naught of Death! Lancinus Curtius shall live through all the centuries, and
visit every shore on earth. Such power have the Muses." The time-worn poet
reclines, ...

The Cornhill Magazine

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In the Sculpture Gallery of the Brera is preserved a fair white marble tomb, carved
by that excellent Lombard sculptor, Agostino Busti. The epitaph runs as follows :
— En Virtutcm Mortis nesciitin. Vivet Lnncinus Curtiua Saecula per omnia
Qunscunquo lustrans oris, Tantum possunt Cnmccn^. " Look here on Virtue that
knows nought of Death ! Lancinus Curtius shall live through all the centuries, and
visit every shore of earth. Such power have the Muses." The time-worn poet
reclines, ...

The Cornhill Magazine

Author: George Smith
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Even the uncompromising facade of S. Francesco helped ; and the Dukes were
like statues of the " Gran Commen- datore," waiting for Don Giovanni's invitation.
A Humanist's Monument. In the Sculpture Gallery of the Brera is preserved a fair
white marble tomb, carved by that excellent Lombard sculptor, Agostino Busti.
The epitaph runs as follows : — En Virtutem Mortis nesciam. Vivet Lancimis
Curtius Saecula per omnia Quascunque lustrans oras, Tantum possnnt Camrenx.

Sibling Relations And Gender In The Early Modern World

Author: Naomi J. Miller
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Sofonisba Anguissola. virgin daughter of Amilcare, painted from life three of her
sisters and their maid-servant in 1555.1 In the midst of reviewing 'tutti i migliori e
piu eccellenti pittori, scultori, ed architetti che sono stati a' tempi nostri in
Lombardia' (all the best and most excellent Lombard painters, sculptors and
architects of our time), the artist and biographer Giorgio Vasari pauses to discuss
the excellence of Sofonisba Anguissola and three of her sisters. Although, as he
acknowledges ...

History Of Art

Author: Wilhelm Lübke
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... in the Turin Gallery. The Martyrdom of S. Catharine, in the Brera Gallery, is a
work of strong and somewhat coarse expression. The scene of torture is well
executed, though the colouring is somewhat glaring ; the saint is noble and
gentle, and the executioners full of effective action. Another excellent Lombard
master is Andrea Solario of Milan, surnamed Del Gobbo, whose earlier pictures
— for example,. F'g. 333- The Ecstasy of St. Catharine. Fig. 334. Head of Roxana.
By Soddoma.