Books by Alexander Lee

THE UGLY RENAISSANCE by Alexander Lee
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 7, 2014

"An illuminating look at how the flowering of human imagination celebrated in the Renaissance was fertilized by the excesses of human nature."
Lee (Petrarch and St. Augustine: Classical Scholarship, Christian Theology and the Origins of the Renaissance in Italy, 2012, etc.) lays bare the base tendencies and avaricious impulses that undergirded much of the Renaissance's artistic splendor. Read full book review >