A discussion of interesting books from my current stock A site



“First encyclopedia of Classical iconography.”The Early Modern mythographic tradition. Vincenso Cartari

343J  Vincenso Cartari.   1531–1569 Seconda novissima editione delle Imagini de gli dei delli antichi di Vicenzo Cartari ...Ridotte da capo a piedi alle loro reali, & non più per l'adietro osseruate simiglianze. cauate da'marmi, bronzi, medaglie, gioie, & altre memorie... Continue Reading →

Eusebius: the fifteen books of the “Praeparatio evangelica,” before 1473

Eusebius uses  Aristocles, Plato Numenius,the Pythagorean and  Amelius to (re)shape a Christian ethics. He begins this enormous project with the first book containing: I. What the treatise on the Gospel promises II. The charges usually brought against us by those... Continue Reading →

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