Now Available

 


BERNINI:  HIS LIFE  AND  HIS ROME

by FRANCO MORMANDO

THE FIRST ENGLISH-LANGUAGE BIOGRAPHY OF THE ARTIST 

Winner of Choice Magazine‘s “CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title” Award for 2011 (Choice 49.5, Jan. 2012)

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Published by the University of Chicago Press

available through Amazon & Barnes & Noble



For more about the biography

see the online journal BERFROIS (LONDON).

 For videotaped interviews with the author:

 BOSTON COLLEGE FACULTY PUBLICATIONS  &

HARVARD UNIVERSITY “ROMANCE SPHERE”



AND NOW IN CHINESE:

Just published in a Chinese-language edition

by Heilongjiang Educational Press of Heilongjiang, China

Chinese Edition Bernini 2015



 

Bernini: Fountain of the Four Rivers, Piazza Navona (photo: F. Mormando)

Bernini: Fountain of the Four Rivers, Piazza Navona
(photo: F. Mormando)



Laetentur caeli! 

A classic of Bernini scholarship returns

in a revised edition 

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CHARLES SCRIBNER III:Gianlorenzo Bernini: Impresario of the Baroquerevised edition, 2014available online through Scribd:
http://www.scribd.com/doc/253784039

 


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For the latest updates on Mormando’s published research on Bernini (including his annotated translation of Domenico Bernini’s Life of Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Penn State Univ. Press, 2011) and Bernini: His Life and Rome), see the page entitled “Bernini Updates.”

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