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Frances Yates

Frances YatesAKA Frances Amelia Yates

Born: 28-Nov-1899
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 29-Sep-1981
Location of death: Claygate, Surrey, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Art of Memory

Father: (naval architect)

    High School: Laurel Bank High School, Glasgow
    High School: Birkenhead High School
    University: French, University College London (1924)
    University: MA French Theatre, London University (1926)
    University: DLit, London University (1965)

    Warburg Institute 1936-
    Officer of the British Empire 1972
    Dame of the British Empire 1977

Author of books:
John Florio: The Life of an Italian in Shakespeare's England (1934)
A Study of Love's Labour's Lost (1936)
The French Academies of the Sixteenth Century (1947)
The Valois Tapestries (1959)
John Florio: The Life of an Italian in Shakespeare's England (1968)
Theatre of the World (1969)
Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic Tradition (1964)
The Art of Memory (1966)
The Rosicrucian Enlightenment (1972)
Astraea: The Imperial Theme in the Sixteenth Century (1975, essays)
Shakespeare's Last Plays: A New Approach (1975)
The Occult Philosophy in the Elizabethan Age (1979)
Lull and Bruno (1982, essays)
Renaissance and Reform: The Italian Contribution (1983, essays)
Ideas and Ideals in the North European Renaissance (1984, essays)

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