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By Anthony F. D'Elia

In 1462 Pope Pius II played the one opposite canonization in historical past, damning a residing guy to an afterlife of torment. What had Sigismondo Malatesta, Lord of Rimini and a customer of the humanities, performed to benefit this destiny? Anthony D’Elia indicates how the restoration of classical literature and artwork in the course of the Italian Renaissance ended in a revival of paganism.

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