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Cas·ti·glio·ne

 (kä′stĭl-yō′nā, -stē-lyō′nĕ), Count Baldassare 1478-1529.
Italian diplomat and writer best known for Il Cortegiano (1528), which describes the perfect courtier.

Castiglione

(Italian ˌkæstɪlˈjəʊnɪ; kastiˈʎoːne)
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(Biography) Count Baldassare (baldasˈsaːre). 1478–1529, Italian diplomat and writer, noted particularly for his dialogue on ideal courtly life, Il Libro del Cortegiano (The Courtier) (1528)
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Late hours and wine, Castiglione, -- these Will ruin thee
After all, There 's Ugo says the ring is only paste, For he 's sure the Count Castiglione never Would have given a real diamond to such as you; And at the best I'm certain, Madam, you cannot Have use for jewels now.
Thou hast no end to gain -- no heart to break -- Castiglione lied who said he loved -- Thou true -- he false
The singer is undoubtedly beneath The roof of his Excellency -- and perhaps Is even that Alessandra of whom he spoke As the betrothed of Castiglione, His son and heir.
No more, my lord, than I have told you, sir: The Count Castiglione will not fight, Having no cause for quarrel.
The Duke, it should be premised, is uncle to Alessandra, and father of Castiglione her betrothed.
Look you, Castiglione, be so kind As tell me, sir, at once what 'tis you mean.
contact information: john castiglione, phone: (702) 822-8691, e-mail: john.
Le secretaire d'Etat italien des politiques agricoles, alimentaires et forestieres, Giuseppe Castiglione, a fait etat, mercredi, du renforcement du partenariat tuniso-italien pour appuyer la marche de la Tunisie vers la democratie.
TAP) - Italian State Secretary for Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies Giuseppe Castiglione pointed out on Wednesday the need to strengthen Tunisian-Italian partnership to support Tunisia's march towards democracy.
In addition to likening Castiglione and Vecellio to film directors avant la lettre for their respective abilities to zoom in on detail and capture motion, she describes the nearly 400,000 results yielded by a Google search for the term sprezzatura in relation to contemporary menswear and uses Photoshop as an analogy for the dichotomy between art and nature in The Courtier.
Two Renaissance Friends: Baldassare Castiglione, Domizio Falcone, and Their Neo-Latin Poetry.