This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for

Girolamo Savonarola

Religion (21-Sep-1452 — 23-May-1498)


Michael De La Bedoyere. The Meddlesome Friar: The Story of the Conflict Between Savonarola and Alexander VI. Collins. 1957. 256pp.

William Robinson Clark. Savonarola: His Life and Times. Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. 1878. 390pp.

William Henry Crawford. Girolamo Savonarola: A Prophet of Righteousness. Eaton and Mains. 1907. 260pp.

Rachel Erlanger. The Unarmed Prophet: Savonarola in Florence. McGraw-Hill. 1987. 340pp.

John Abraham Heraud. The Life and Times of Girolamo Savonarola: Illustrating the Progress of the Reformation in Italy, During the Fifteenth Century. Whittaker. 1843. 420pp.

Edward Lee Stuart Horsburgh. Girolamo Savonarola. Methuen. 1901. 219pp.

Herbert Lucas. Fra Girolamo Savonarola: A Biographical Study Based on Contemporary Documents. Sands. 1899. 474pp.

George M'Hardy. Savonarola. T. & T. Clark. 1901. 273pp.

Lauro Martines. Fire in the City: Savonarola and the Struggle for Renaissance Florence. Oxford University Press. 2006. 336pp. Alternative title, Scourge and Fire.

James Louis O'Neil. Jerome Savonarola: A Sketch. Marlier, Callanan & Co.. 1898. 232pp.

Pierre Van Paassen. A Crown of Fire: The Life and Times of Girolamo Savonarola. Scribner. 1960. 330pp.

R. Richard Renner. Savonarola: The First Great Protestant. Greenwich Book Publishers. 1965. 153pp.

Roberto Ridolfi. The Life of Girolamo Savonarola. Routledge and Paul. 1959. 325pp.

Ralph Roeder. The Man of the Renaissance: Four Lawgivers: Savonarola, Machiavelli, Castiglione, Aretino. New York: Viking Press. 1933. 540pp.

Ralph Roeder. Savonarola: A Study in Conscience. Brentano's. 1930. 305pp.

Desmond Seward. The Burning of the Vanities: Savonarola and the Borgia Pope. Sutton. 2006. 309pp.

Ronald M. Steinberg. Fra Girolamo Savonarola, Florentine Art, and Renaissance Historiography. Ohio University Press. 1977. 151pp.

Donald Weinstein. Savonarola and Florence: Prophecy and Patriotism in the Renaissance. Princeton University Press. 1970. 399pp.

Donald Weinstein. Savonarola: The Rise and Fall of a Renaissance Prophet. Yale University Press. 2011. 379pp.


Below are references indicating presence of this name in another database or other reference material. Most of the sources listed are encyclopedic in nature but might be limited to a specific field, such as musicians or film directors. A lack of listings here does not indicate unimportance -- we are nowhere near finished with this portion of the project -- though if many are shown it does indicate a wide recognition of this individual.

  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  6. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1300)

  7. European Authors 1000-1900 (p.836)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.916)

  9. The Catholic Encyclopedia (vol.13, pp.490-92)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.442)

  11. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.606)

  12. Who's Who in Europe, 1450-1750 (p.265)

  13. The Hutchinson Dictionary of Ideas (p.466)

Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile

Copyright ©2019 Soylent Communications