By Marsilio Ficino, James Hankins, Michael J. B. Allen
The Platonic Theology is a visionary paintings and the philosophical masterpiece of Marsilio Ficino (1433-1499), the Florentine scholar-philosopher-magus who was once mostly answerable for the Renaissance revival of Plato. A pupil of the Neoplatonic colleges of Plotinus and Proclus, he was once devoted to reconciling Platonism with Christianity, within the wish that this sort of reconciliation might start up a religious revival and go back of the golden age. His Platonic evangelizing was once eminently winning and extensively influential, and his Platonic Theology, translated into English for the 1st time during this version, is without doubt one of the keys to realizing the paintings, suggestion, tradition, and spirituality of the Renaissance. This 6th and ultimate quantity of the I Tatti Renaissance Library variation comprises entire indexes to the entire paintings. (20061005)
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Platonic Theology, Volume 6: Books XVII-XVIII (I Tatti Renaissance Library) by Marsilio Ficino, James Hankins, Michael J. B. Allen