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The life of Lorenzo de" Medici

William Roscoe

The life of Lorenzo de" Medici

called the magnificent. By William Roscoe.

by William Roscoe

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Published by printed for A. Strahan; T. Cadell jun. and W. Davies (successors to Mr. Cadell); and J. Edwards in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 950, no. 5.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2v.,plate
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16897146M

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Known to history as Il Magnifico (the Magnificent), Lorenzo was not only the foremost patron of his day but also a renowned poet, equally adept at composing Cited by: 3. Lorenzo de’ Medici was an Italian politician, statesman, diplomat, banker, and de facto ruler of the Republic of Florence.

Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about his life. children: Contessina Beatrice de' Medici, Contessina de Médici, Duke of Nemours, Giuliano de' Medici, Lucrezia.

Lorenzo was one of five children born to Piero di Cosimo de’ Medici and his wife, Lucrezia (nee Tournabuoni). Piero was at the center of Florence’s politics scene and was an art collector, while Lucrezia was a poet in her own right and befriended many philosophers and fellow poets of the era.

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-- Piero de' Medici to Lorenzo, Late on the morning of Auga small group of horsemen left the Medici villa at Careggi and turned onto the road to Florence.

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London, Printed by A. Strahan for T. Cadell and W. Davies, (OCoLC) Named Person: Lorenzo de' Medici; Lorenzo de' Medici: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Roscoe; Andrew Strahan; Thomas Cadell; James Edwards; Thomas Roscoe.The Life of Lorenzo De Medici Author: William Roscoe Publisher: Henry G Bohn Date: Further Information: Tenth Edition, revised by his son Thomas Roscoe Size H x W x D 4 cm Object Registration Keywords.