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Geoffrey Scott and the Berenson circle

literary and aesthetic life in the early 20th century

by Richard M. Dunn

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Italy,
  • Italy.
    • Subjects:
    • Scott, Geoffrey, 1885-1929.,
    • Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959 -- Friends and associates.,
    • Berenson, Mary, 1864- -- Friends and associates.,
    • Poets, English -- Homes and haunts -- Italy.,
    • Poets, English -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Intellectuals -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • British -- Italy -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Gay men -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Aesthetics, Modern -- 20th century.,
    • Architects -- Italy -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
    • Italy -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-343) and index.

      StatementRichard M. Dunn.
      SeriesStudies in British literature ;, v. 34
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6037.C924 Z64 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 352 p. :
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL699784M
      ISBN 100773484884
      LC Control Number97047573

      5 Cecil Pinsent (). With Geoffrey Scott was the principle architect of Villa I Tatti. They both arrived in Florence in and soon they became very close to the Berenson circle. Shelley Cox notes that Scott is “Virtually forgotten today, except by architects who read The Architecture of Humanism.” See Shelley Cox, Book Review of Geoffrey Scott and the Berenson Circle: Literary and Aesthetic Life in the Early 20th Century, in Library Journal, July , p.

      At first glance, Georgetown’s Villa Le Balze is merely another attractive house in the Tuscan vernacular style, adorned with well-proportioned gardens, and seemingly floating among Renaissance villas on a steep hillside overlooking Florence. However, behind the building, is the story of three men – gifted American philosopher Charles Augustus Strong, and English architects Cecil Pinsent [ ]. Later, as a student, I found this book hard to approach, but after a spell in practice I was ready for the task and quickly dispatched it. Scott was a London-born scholar and poet who joined the art historian Bernard Berenson’s Florence circle as his librarian and secretary in , and also knew Edith Wharton and Vita Sackville-West.

      Alex Berenson Biography: Born in New York, but raised in Englewood, New Jersey Alex Berenson is the picture perfect all american boy. Ever since he was a child, Alex had an insatiable desire to uncover the truth behind any story. Berenson’s unrelenting drive and engaging persona drew him towards journalism. “Cohen's remarkable book affords the occasion for rumination upon self-invention and authenticity, upon the making of the man, and of taste, too.” —The Wall Street Journal “The book leaves an indelible impression” —Bookforum “Cohen deftly channels the sweeping intensity of Berenson’s aesthetic ecstasy.” —BooklistBrand: Jewish Lives.


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