J.L. (University of California Heilbron

Ghost of Galileo: In a forgotten painting from the English Civil War

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  • Ghost of Galileo: In a forgotten painting from the English Civil War

J.L. (University of California Heilbron

Ghost of Galileo: In a forgotten painting from the English Civil War

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Format: Hardback
Length: 528 pages
Publication date: 28 January 2021
Publisher: Oxford University Press

The appearance of Galileo's Dialogue in a forgotten painting launches John Heilbron's exploration of science and culture in Stuart England, and its deep connections with continental Europe. Ranging across art history, politics, and religion, he unravels the painting's mysteries, setting its sitters and painter against their rich cultural backdrop.

Weight: 1130g
Dimension: 167 x 241 x 35 (mm)
ISBN-13: 9780198861300