Syncretism in the West: Pico's 900 Theses (1486) - The Evolution of Traditional and Philosophical Systems. S. A. Farmer.

Syncretism in the West: Pico's 900 Theses (1486) - The Evolution of Traditional and Philosophical Systems

Tempe, Arizona: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 1998. Hard Cover. 8vo. Fine / No Jacket. Item #007018

Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies Volume 167. With Text, Translation, and Commentary. Full navy cloth. xv, 595 pp. Slight bruise to spine head, else a fine copy. Pico della Mirandola was an Italian Renaissance philosopher who wrote Oration on the Dignity of Man, referred to as the "Manifesto of the Renaissance." His 900 Theses, a compilation of his beliefs about humanist syncretism, was the first printed book to be universally banned by the Church.

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