"The House of Medici or Famiglia de' Medici (/mdti/ MED-i-chee; Italian pronunciation: [de m?diti]) was a political dynasty, banking family and later royal house that first began to gather prominence under Cosimo de' Medici in the Republic of Florence during the late 14th century.&quo...
|Main Author:||Schevill, Ferdinand, 1868-1954.|
New York :
xii, 240 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Reprint. Originally published: New York ; Harcourt, Brace, 1949.
|Edition:||1st Harper Torchbook ed.|
Harper torchbooks. Academy library.
- Origin and growth of the Commune of Florence: From dependence to independence
- The independent republic: From the ordinances of justice to the rise of the Medici
- The pre-Medicean stages of the Florentine culture
- The rise of Cosimo
- The rule of Cosimo
- Cosimo as patron of letters and art
- The rule of Peiro
- The rule of Lorenzo through the Pazzi Conspiracy
- The rule of Lorenzo from the Pazzi Conspiracy to his death
- Lorenzo as humanist, poet, patron, and ruler
- The overthrow of Piero II followed by the Republican Interlude of 1494-1512
- The rule of Pope Leo X
- The rule of Pope Clement VII including the Republican Interlude of 1527-1530
- The rule of Alessandro, first and last Duke of Florence of the older Medicean line.