- Bal·das·sa·re [bahl-dahs-sah-re] /ˌbɑl dɑsˈsɑ rɛ/, 1478–1529, Italian diplomat and author.
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Contemporary Examples of castiglione
There used to be great books on the sorts of lives that should be emulated, by people like Plutarch and Castiglione.David Brooks's Favorite Books
March 8, 2011
Historical Examples of castiglione
The battles of Lonato and Castiglione were the fresh trophies of his fame.The Empress Josephine
The site was doubtless near the Mola and the village Castiglione.Plutarch's Lives, Volume IV
It could only be from Castiglione—the news that he had got his exchange into his old regiment.
Dear friend, returned Castiglione blandly, what in the world are you talking about?
Castiglione watched her with a sort of awe which he had never felt in his life.
- 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)