O'Malley (John W.), born 1927

Praise and blame in Renaissance Rome : Rhetoric, doctrine, and reform in the sacred orators of the Papal Court, c. 1450-1521 (Duke Monographs in Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 3)

Durham, Duke University Press, 1979
(24.5 cm), xii, 276 pp. Publisher’s cloth, dust jacket. - A minute examination of sermons preached at the papal court at Mass (coram papa inter missarum solemnia), from the reign of Nicholas V to the death of Leo X. The bibliography at the end of the book lists about 160 sermons still extant in manuscripts or early printed editions, by seventy preachers. A major contribution to scholarship, it was awarded the American Historical Association’s Howard R. Marraro Prize. ¶ Two tears in dust jacket; otherwise an excellent, unmarked copy
Subjects
Preaching
Authors/Creators
O'Malley, John W., born 1927
ISBN
0822304287
9780822304289
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