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Title Rome reborn : the Vatican Library and Renaissance culture / edited by Anthony Grafton.

Imprint Washington : Library of Congress : in association with the Biblioteca apostolica vaticana, Vatican City, 1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  016.9094 R664 1993    ---  Available
Description xxvi, 323 pages : color illustrations, color facsimiles ; 31 cm
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Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., January 6-April 30, 1993.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-312) and index.
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.
Subject Renaissance -- Exhibitions.
Biblioteca apostolica vaticana -- Exhibitions.
Renaissance -- Italy -- Rome -- Exhibitions.
Rome (Italy) -- Civilization -- Exhibitions.
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Vatican City -- Exhibitions.
Biblioteca apostolica vaticana. (OCoLC)fst00543664
Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) (OCoLC)fst01008399
Renaissance. (OCoLC)fst01094518
Italy -- Rome. (OCoLC)fst01204500
Vatican City. (OCoLC)fst01208574
Added Author Grafton, Anthony.
Library of Congress.
Biblioteca apostolica vaticana.
Added Title Vatican Library and Renaissance culture
ISBN 0844407674

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