Logo

Michelangelo by Romain Rolland

Small book cover: Michelangelo

Michelangelo
by

Publisher: Duffield & Company
Number of pages: 189

Description:
The life of Michelangelo offers one of the most striking examples of the influence that a great man can have on his time. Michelangelo burst like a thunder-storm into the heavy, overcharged sky of Florence. He captured painting, sculpture, architecture and poetry, all at once; he breathed into them the frenzy of his vigour and of his overwhelming idealism.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Life of BeethovenLife of Beethoven
by - Henry Colburn Pub.
The life of Beethoven, including his correspondence with his friends, numerous characteristic traits, and remarks on his musical works. The work was first published in 1840 and had a great deal of influence on later Beethoven biography.
(7854 views)
Book cover: Dictionary of World BiographyDictionary of World Biography
by - ANU Press
Mahatma Ghandi to Madonna, Jesus Christ to Jimmy Carter from a Non-American and Non-European veiwpoint. Jones is an Australian politician, writer and lawyer, educated at Melbourne University, the first to raise public awareness of global warming ...
(4770 views)
Book cover: Men of WealthMen of Wealth
by - Ludwig von Mises Institute
First-class business history, the story of great fortunes made by the most notable men of wealth in history: Jacob Fugger, John Law, Nathan Rothschild, Thomas Gresham, Robert Owen, Cornelius Vanderbilt, J.P. Morgan and J.D. Rockefeller.
(15051 views)
Book cover: Leonardo da Vinci: A Life From Beginning to EndLeonardo da Vinci: A Life From Beginning to End
- Hourly History
Creativity is found in our very DNA, something not known to Leonardo da Vinci or anyone else who lived in his time. All he did was to uncover the hidden genius which lay within himself, and he used that inner genius to the very best of his abilities.
(2344 views)