The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
(Die Cultur der Renaissance in Italien
) is an 1860
work on the Italian Renaissance
by Swiss historian Jacob Burckhardt
. Together with his History of the Renaissance in Italy
(Die Geschichte der Renaissance in Italien
; 1867) it is counted among the classics of Renaissance historiography.
English translation by SGC Middlemore, in 2 vols., London, 1878.