8vo., contemporary full vellum binding with gilt labeling to spine, pp. 131. First edition. Place of publication falsely stated as Ginevra (Geneva). Lacking portrait, the occasional letter missing due to minor worm damage, ex libris bookplate. An important biography of the Dominican reformer written in the eighteenth century, one of the first biographies of him published. Text in Italian.
RASTRELLI, Modesto, Vita del padre Girolamo Savonarola dell’Ordine de’Predicatori., s.n., 1781
SKU: 034346 Categories: History, Italian Tag: Dominican Order Friars reformation eighteenth fifteenth century Renaissance theology religious history Aristotle Aristotelian Catholic Church Modesto Rastrelli Firenze Florence
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