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Pages: 203
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Categories: Philosophy
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This 16th-century work consists of vernacular dialogues that turn on the identification of the noble Pegasus (the spirit of poetry) and the humble ass (the vehicle of divine revelation). Bruno explores the nature of poetry, divine authority, secular learning and Pythagorean metempsychosis.
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Language: en
Pages: 203
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Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

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