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Heptaplus: Or, Discourse on the Seven Days of Creation Giovanni Pico Della Mirandola

Heptaplus: Or, Discourse on the Seven Days of Creation

Giovanni Pico Della Mirandola

Published March 1st 1977
ISBN : 9780802221896
Hardcover
128 pages
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 About the Book 

Count Giovanni Pico della Mirandola (Italian: [dʒoˈvanni ˈpiko della miˈrandola]- 24 February 1463 – 17 November 1494) was an Italian Renaissance philosopher. He is famed for the events of 1486, when at the age of 23, he proposed to defend 900 theses on religion, philosophy, natural philosophy and magic against all comers, for which he wrote the famous Oration on the Dignity of Man, which has been called the Manifesto of the Renaissance, and a key text of Renaissance humanism and of what has been called the “Hermetic Reformation.