"Vue de la Ville du Mexique prise du coté du Lac."
(Mexico City as imagined by eighteenth century Europeans.)

Humanities and the European Background
Middle Ages (500-1500 A.D.):

Terms to Know: Homework Questions:
"Humanities Today"
xxv: xxvi: "European Background"
411: 412:

Francesco Petrarch (1304-1374) 601: Sonnet #3:  "It Was the Morning of That Blessed Day" (Go to Poem )
602:
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) Sonnet #18:  "Shall I Compare Thee to a Summer's Day?" (Go to Poem )
606: Sonnet #130: "My Mistress's Eyes are Nothing Like the Sun" (Go to Poem )
Other Discussion Questions:
Petrarch: Shakespeare:
"Sonnet 18" "Sonnet 130"