Definition of renaissance:
resurrection, awareness, metempsychosis, resurrection, resuscitation, reactivation, renewal, renascence, revival, reincarnation, revival, renewal, revitalization, reawakening, resurgence, revivification, spiritual rebirth, conversion, rebirth.
It is impossible to doubt that people were similarly affected to the fiction of the Renaissance and the seventeenth century, at least in its longer examples- for the smaller novelle could amuse in their own way sometimes, though they could hardly absorb.- "The English Novel", George Saintsbury.
The hospital stood at the end of the Avenida Paulista, a noble boulevard lined with handsome houses of every imaginable style of architecture- Gothic, Renaissance, Moorish, Swiss, Venetian, classical, rococo, each one in its own glowing and luxuriant garden.- "A New Medley of Memories", David Hunter-Blair.
- "The Man Shakespeare", Frank Harris.