On the Donation of Constantine - Valla, Lorenzo, and Bowersock, G W (Translated by)

Valla (1407 1457) was the leading theorist of the Renaissance humanist movement. In "On the Donation of Constantine" he uses new philological methods to attack the authenticity of the most important document justifying the papacy s claims to temporal rule, in a brilliant analysis that is often seen as marking the beginning of modern textual ...

On the Donation of Constantine 2008, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674030893

Trade paperback

Select