History Of The City Of Rome In The Middle Ages Volume 7,pt. 1

Paperback | May 15, 2012

byFerdinand Gregorovius

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 Excerpt: ...and was made rector of Frascati. The Siennese Jacopo Ammanati, adopted like so many others into the family of the Pope, received the bishopric of Pavia and the red hat.2 The most intimate confidant of the Pope was his secretary 1 Commentar., lib. xii., at the beginning. Praeter jus fasque the Pope seized all these places, as Simoneta, p. 727, says. 2 Set. Fault Disquisizione istorica della patria e compendio della vita di Giac. Ammanati Piccol., Lucca, 1712. The Cardinal was born in 1422 and died in 1479; his grave is in S. Agostino. Gregorio Lolli, son of his aunt Bartolomea. Countless Siennese were provided with offices; Siena, it might be said, flourished in Rome, whither it seemed to have emigrated.1 Even S. Catherine owed to Pius II. her promotion to the heaven of the saints. Had he succeeded in taking Greece from the Turks, a Piccolomini would have reigned as despot in Hellas. Pius, however, did not enrich his nephews at the expense of the State of the Church, and even after the subjugation of Malatesta gave proof of his discretion in this matter. Gismondo, successfully opposed by Federigo of Urbino and Forteguerra, and defeated at Mandolfo on August 13, 1462, appealed to the Venetians to act as intercessors. The Venetians, in possession of Ravenna, defended the tyrant, not wishing to see the Church powerful on the Adriatic. Pius saw through the views of the republic, which had bought Cervia--important on account of its salt-marshes--from Domenico Malatesta Novello in May 1463. He firmly rejected its intercession, but gave ear to its remonstrances after Federigo of Urbino had conquered Fano and Sinigaglia. For the Venetians were now engaged in laying siege to Trieste, of which Pius had formerly been bishop. Pius The deprived Gismondo of all his cities...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 Excerpt: ...and was made rector of Frascati. The Siennese Jacopo Ammanati, adopted like so many others into the family of the Pope, received...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:114 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.24 inPublished:May 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217225640

ISBN - 13:9780217225649

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