RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 677994864 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=590829 T1 Essays on Giordano Bruno A1 Gatti, Hilary., PB Princeton University Press PP Princeton, N.J. YR 2011 SN 9781400836932 140083693X AB This book gathers wide-ranging essays on the Italian Renaissance philosopher and cosmologist Giordano Bruno by one of the world's leading authorities on his work and life. Many of these essays were originally written in Italian and appear here in English for the first time. Bruno (1548-1600) is principally famous as a proponent of heliocentrism, the infinity of the universe, and the plurality of worlds. But his work spanned the sciences and humanities, sometimes touching the borders of the occult, and Hilary Gatti's essays richly reflect this diversity. The book is divided into sections that a.