Morandi's last prophecy and the end of Renaissance politics /

"One year before Galileo's, another trial was the talk of Rome. The city's most notorious astrologer - Orazio Morandi, abbot of the monastery of Santa Prassede - was brought before the governor's court on charges of possessing prohibited books, fortune telling, and political chic...

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Main Author: Dooley, Brendan Maurice, 1953-
Format: eBook
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2002.
Online Access:CONNECT