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merchant of Prato

Iris Origo

merchant of Prato

by Iris Origo

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Datini, Francesco di Marco.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Iris Origo.
    SeriesThe Bedford Historical series -- 16
    The Physical Object
    Pagination380p., 16p. of plates, 4 leaves of plates ;
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13946105M

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    Fascinating details about the textile industry years ago are contained in Iris Origo's book The Merchant of Prato. The legendary merchant was a 14th century Dick Whittington, dyehouse owner and trading magnate. Using the book as a basis, Nigel Morton looks at the relationship between textile processing then and : Nigel Morton.   Drawing on an astonishing cache of some , letters unearthed centuries after Datini’s death, The Merchant of Prato reveals a shrewd, enterprising, anxious man as he makes deals, furnishes his sumptuous house, buys silks for his outspoken young wife, and broods on his legacy. It is an unequaled source of knowledge about the texture of Brand: New York Review Books.

      The Merchant of Venice Note: There is an improved edition of this title, eBook # Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Comedies Subject: Jews -- Italy -- Drama Subject: Moneylenders -- Drama Subject: Venice (Italy) -- Drama Category: Text: EBook-No. Release Date: Jul 1, Francesco di Marco Datini, the 14th-century Tuscan merchant who forms the central subject of Iris Origo's study, has now probably become the most intimately accessible figure of the later Middle Ages. The book is rightly celebrated as one of the most .


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Because Datini was a merchant, his ledgers provide an intimate account of what goods were available to affluent Italians of his /5(4). Iris Origo mined this treasure trove for all it was worth in "The Merchant of Prato," creating a fascinatingly detailed portrait of how people lived, what they ate, and what they thought in lateth-century Tuscany.

Because Datini was a merchant, his ledgers provide an intimate account of what goods were available to affluent Italians of his 5/5(3). the merchant of prato by Iris Origo ‧ RELEASE DATE: Ap Francesco di Marco Datini, a 14th century merchant, left the whole of his fortune to charity at his death.

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The Merchant Of Prato Francesco Di Marco Datini Author: Iris Origo. Francesco di Marco Datini (c. – 16 August ) was an Italian merchant born in is notable for having implemented the first partnership system in business in Biography.

Datini was one of four children of Marco di Datino and Monna Vermiglia, who, along with two of their children, both died as a result of the Black Death in The Merchant of Prato, which was first published inis a vivid recreation of the everyday life of a medieval Tuscan merchant, Francesco Maria Di Marco Datini ().

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— Biography & Autobiography. About The Merchant of Prato. A warm, intimate, and engrossing biography of Francesco di Marco Datini, who built a powerful mercantile network in fourteenth-century Tuscany, and a peerless evocation of the sensations, personalities, and everyday struggles of Italian life more than half a millennium in the past.

Book Summary: The title of this book is The Merchant of Prato and it was written by Iris Origo, Barbara Tuchman (Foreword). This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $Pages: Editions for The Merchant of Prato: Daily Life in a Medieval Italian City: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in 2.

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