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The bookseller of Florence : the story of the manuscripts that illuminated the Renaissance —King, Ross, author.

"The Renaissance in Florence conjures images of beautiful frescoes and elegant buildings-the dazzling handiwork of the city's skilled artists and architects. But equally important for the centuries to follow were geniuse...

Monday with a mad genius —Osborne, Mary Pope.
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Jack and Annie travel 500 years back in time to Florence, Italy, and spend a day helping Leonardo da Vinci in the hope of learning another secret of happiness.

Monday with a mad genius —Osborne, Mary Pope, author.

Jack and Annie travel 500 years back in time to Florence, Italy, and spend a day helping Leonardo da Vinci in the hope of learning another secret of happiness.

The smile —Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948-

In Renaissance Italy, Elisabetta longs for romance, and when Leonardo da Vinci introduces her to Guiliano de Medici, whose family rules Florence but is about to be deposed, she has no inkling of the romance--and sorrow--...

The Black Prince of Florence : the spectacular life and treacherous world of Alessandro de' Medici —Fletcher, Catherine, 1975- author.

"Ruler of Florence for seven bloody years, 1531 to 1537, Alessandro de' Medici was arguably the first person of color to serve as a head of state in the Western world. Born out of wedlock to a dark-skinned maid and Loren...

The Medici godfathers of the Renaissance

A tale of one family's ambition and of Europe's struggle to emerge from the ravages of the Dark Ages. The Medici used charm, skill, and ruthlessness to garner unparalleled wealth and power, ruling Europe for more than 30...

Master of the revels : a return to Neal Stephenson's D.O.D.O. —Galland, Nicole, author.

This fast-paced sequel to the New York Times bestselling near-future adventure The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. picks up where the original left off, as Tristan Lyons, Mel Stokes, and their fellow outcasts from the Departme...

The most beautiful woman in Florence : a story of Botticelli —Palombo, Alyssa, author.

"A girl as beautiful as Simonetta Cattaneo never wants for marriage proposals in 15th Century Italy, but she jumps at the chance to marry Marco Vespucci. Marco is young, handsome and well-educated. Not to mention he is o...

The birth of venus : love and death in Florence —Dunant, Sarah.

Fascinated by the young painter her father has hired to decorate the family chapel, Alessandra's love of art and her independent spirit will lead her into danger. Politics and passion in 15th century Florence.

Belladonna —Paul, Fiona.

"Cass's fiance Luca is arrested for heresy and Cass must travel to Florence to uncover the mystery of the Order of the Eternal Rose and save Luca's life."-- Provided by publisher.

The Family Medici : the hidden history of the Medici dynasty —Hollingsworth, Mary, author.

Having founded the bank that became the most powerful in Europe in the fifteenth century, the Medici gained massive political power in Florence, raising the city to a peak of cultural achievement and becoming its heredit...

The Medici : power, money, and ambition in the Italian Renaissance —Strathern, Paul, 1940- author.

A vivid, dramatic and authoritative account of the most influential family in Italian history: The Medici.

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