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tesca from the Italian word grotta . Somewhat later similar ornaments were
discovered in other areas of Italy . What is the character of these ornaments ?
They impressed the connoisseurs by the extremely fanciful , free , and playful
treatment of ...
Unfortunately , the popular French comic forms are better known in their later
manifestations ( starting with the seventeenth century ) when they were already
influenced by the Italian improvised comedy . True , this comedy also preserved
Since the close contact with Italy involved first the encounter of two armies , the
first objects imported belonged to military science and technology . Then came
navigation and architecture , followed by industry , commerce , art , and mores .
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Mikhail Mikhailovich Bakhtin (Russian: Михаил Михайлович Бахти́н, pronounced [mʲɪxʌˈil mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪtɕ bʌxˈtʲin]) (November 17, 1895, Oryol – March 7, 1975) was a Russian philosopher, literary critic ... Read full review
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