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Giannozzo Manetti

The Life of a Florentine Humanist

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$52.00 • £41.95 • €47.00

ISBN 9780674238350

Publication Date: 11/19/2019


The first authoritative English biography of this quintessential quattrocento humanist.—Erin Maglaque, Times Higher Education

Marsh’s book is a unique study of a leading fifteenth-century humanist. It is a focused, accessible, and descriptive literary biography that expertly brings Manetti’s oeuvre together.—Brian Jeffrey Maxson, author of The Humanist World of Renaissance Florence

Giannozzo Manetti is superb—clear, comprehensive, accessible, and thoroughly reliable. Marsh’s book is a model of what can be achieved in a biography of an important Renaissance thinker.—Brian Copenhaver, author of Magic in Western Culture: From Antiquity to the Enlightenment

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