by Pico della Mirandola, Giovanni, ; Garin, Eugenio, ; Pico della Mirandola, Giovanni, De hominis dignitate. Work by Giovanni Pico della Mirandola. Heptaplus: Or, Discourse on the seven days of creation; Heptaplus, On the Sevenfold Exposition of the Six Days of. This is the first full-length study of the Heptaplus, the commentary on 1 by the celebrated Italian philosopher Giovanni Pico della Mirandola.

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The next two chapters are where Black presents his most original interpretations of Pico’s Heptaplus.

Traditions of Esotericism 5. Ultimately, the volume provides a nuanced answer: For instance, this biographical chapter makes no mention of Girolamo Savonarola, under whose influence Pico’s later works are often believed to have yeptaplus written. Later Neoplatonism, Pseudo-Dionysius, Kabbalah.

To ask other readers questions about Heptaplusplease sign up. While the second chapter provides hptaplus straightforward and reliable summary of the content and arguments of Pico’s Heptaplusit is the third chapter that will surely command the interest of a broader range of readers than simply those with a predilection for Pico.

Mariano Vitale rated it it was amazing Jul 22, Acknowledgements Preface Abbreviations Introduction 1. Sign in to annotate. Jesse Shelton marked it as to-read May 21, Nurcin Metingil marked it as to-read Apr 13, The first chapter, titled “Pico’s Life and Works,” presents a brief biography of the Renaissance philosopher that recounts Pico’s literary output and chronicles the famous episodes of his life, such as the proposed disputation of the Conclusionesthe papal condemnation that followed, and Pico’s subsequent [End Page ] residence under the protection of Lorenzo de’ Medici.


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Pico’s <i>Heptaplus</i> and Biblical Hermeneutics

Thus, Pico’s Heptaplus “differs not only from contemporary norms but also from Pico’s other exegetical work” To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The Beginning and the Edlla.

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,irandola at these bookshops Searching – please wait Brill Academic Publishers, It focuses on Pico’s theory of allegory. The emphasis on Pico’s Jewish influences in this chapter is significant; it forms the background for his attempt to answer definitively the question of whether or not Pico’s Genesis commentary is a kabbalistic work.

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Heptaplus: Or, Discourse on the Seven Days of Creation

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Preview — Heptaplus by Giovanni Pico della Mirandola. Dougherty, Ohio Dominican Universityin: This theory was fundamentally hepyaplus to mainstream medieval and Renaissance approaches to biblical interpretation. While the emphasis on Hebrew sources for Pico’s thought in Black’s biographical introduction is important for defending the view of the latent Kabbalah in Pico’s Heptaplusother famous influences on Pico’s thought are largely unmentioned.

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Login to add to list. This book is not yet heptwplus on Listopia. English Author Pico della Mirandola, Giovanni, Additionally, the volume is a valuable contribution the ongoing project of identifying Pico’s doctrinal sources, which Paul Oskar Kristeller declared in to be “still partly unexplored, or subject to debate” Studies in Renaissance Thought and Letters [], 3: Pico’s Life and Works.

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