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Rome reborn : the Vatican Library and Renaissance culture

Author: Anthony Grafton; Library of Congress.; Biblioteca apostolica vaticana.
Publisher: Washington : Library of Congress : in association with the Biblioteca apostolica vaticana, Vatican City, 1993.
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
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Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Grafton; Library of Congress.; Biblioteca apostolica vaticana.
ISBN: 0844407674 9780844407678 0300054424 9780300054422
OCLC Number: 26672959
Notes: Catalog of an exhibition held at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., January 6-April 30, 1993.
Description: xxvi, 323 pages : color illustrations, color facsimiles ; 31 cm
Contents: The Vatican and its library / Anthony Grafton --
The popes and humanism / James Hankins --
The ancient city restored : archaeology, ecclesiastical history, and Egyptology / Anthony Grafton --
The recovery of the exact sciences of antiquity : mathematics, astronomy, geography / N.M. Swerdlow --
Life sciences and medicine in the Renaissance world / Nancy G. Siraisi --
Music and the Renaissance papacy : the papal choir and the fondo cappella Sistina / Richard Sherr --
Eastern churches and Western scholarship / Alastair Hamilton --
Paper obelisks : East Asia in the Vatican vaults / Howard L. Goodman.
Other Titles: Vatican Library and Renaissance culture
Responsibility: edited by Anthony Grafton.

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