The Roman Inquisition on the Stage of Italy, c. 1590-1640

Drawing on the Roman Inquisition's own records, diplomatic correspondence, local documents, newsletters, and other sources, Thomas F. Mayer provides an intricately detailed account of the ways the Inquisition operated to serve the papacy's long-standing political aims in Naples, Venice, and Florence between 1590 and 1640.

The Roman Inquisition on the Stage of Italy, c. 1590-1640

Thomas F. Mayer

2013 | 368 pages | Cloth $79.95
History | Religion
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Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1. Spain and Naples
Chapter 2. Naples: Tommaso Campanella
Chapter 3. Venice in the Wake of the Interdict
Chapter 4. Venice: Giordano Bruno, Cesare Cremonini, and Marcantonio De Dominis
Chapter 5. Florence I
Chapter 6. Florence II
Conclusion

Notes
List of Abbreviations
Selected Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments