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Recommendation only read this if you are interested to knowabout Michelangelo I had a major Michelangelo phase after seeing the statue of David and I found this in the official bookshop of Oxford university press so I had to buy it The book is rated for 3.5 because it describes his life in a very dull old English style of writing, many topics seem to be translated literally from Italian, making the text quite complicated The letters are actually amusing, Michelangelo writes business l Recommendation only read this if you are interested to knowabout Michelangelo I had a major Michelangelo phase after seeing the statue of David and I found this in the official bookshop of Oxford university press so I had to buy it The book is rated for 3.5 because it describes his life in a very dull old English style of writing, many topics seem to be translated literally from Italian, making the text quite complicated The letters are actually amusing, Michelangelo writes business letters, resolves financial issues with partners and family members and fights with different people over money and power Everyday problems of an artist in 1400s The final part of the book with poetry is also interesting His writing is actually as enjoyable as his other arts A good introduction and review of Michelangelo s life It gave me a very different picture than the impression I had had from previous lessons on so called Renaissance artists. Unexpectantly affecting. Lovely depiction of a troubled religious man with a victim complex. ( DOWNLOAD E-PUB ) ♺ Michelangelo: Life, Letters, and Poetry ♂ Michelangelo was, apart from being a sculptor, architect, and painter of genius, a poet and letter writer of remarkable accomplishment George Bull, a distinguished translator of many Italian classics, has brought his skill and experience to bear on translating this new selection of Michelangelo s letters and poetry, as well as the Life, the biography written by Michelangelo s pupil Ascanio Condivi About the Series For overyears Oxford World s Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe Each affordable volume reflects Oxford s commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up to date bibliographies for further study, and much An illuminating look at the life and works of michelangelo, written during his life time.