rsz biblioteca malatestiana cesena



  1. D’Elia, Anthony. A Sudden Terror. The Plot to Murder the Pope in Renaissance Rome. Cambridge Mass. Harvard UP, 2009.
  2. Jones P. J. 1974. The Malatesta of Rimini and the Papal State. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2005.
  3. Mayo, Robert. “A Guide to Ezra Pound’s Cantos (XI).” The Analyst XIII (July 1957): 1-13.
  4. Rainey, Lawrence Scott. “The Malatesta Cantos VIII-XI.” Modernism: An Anthology. Ed. L. S. Rainey. Oxford: Blackwell, 2005. 64-89. [Notes to Canto XI: 85-89.]
  5. Rainey, Lawrence Scott. “‘All I Want You to Do Is Follow the Orders’: History, Faith, and Fascism in the Early Cantos.” In A Poem Containing History. Textual Studies in The Cantos. Ed. Lawrence S. Rainey. Ann Arbor: The U of Michigan P, 1997. 63-116.
  6. Ricciardi, Caterina. Ezra Pound: Ghiande di Luce. Rimini: Raffaeli Editore, 2006.
  7. Terrell, Carroll F. “Glossary Canto XI.” In A Companion to The Cantos of Ezra Pound. Berkeley: U of California P, 1993. 55-8.



  1. Anon. Portrait of Malatesta Novello. n.d.
  2. Cesena. Biblioteca malatestiana. Interior.
  3. Cesena. Hospital of the Holy Cross. Illustration in Yriarte, Charles. Un Condottiere au XVe siècle. Paris: Rothschild, 1882. 307.
  4. Cristofano dell’Altissimo. Pietro Barbo, Pope Paul II. N.d.
  5. Fano. Case malatestiane.
  6. From Rimini to Tarentum. Googlemaps.
  7. Matteo da Pasti. Sigismondo Malatesta. Medal, 1446.
  8. Melozzo da Forli. Bartolomeo Sacchi (Platina) is appointed Head of the Vatican Library by Pope Sixtus IV. Detail. Fresco on canvas. 1477. Vatican: Pinacoteca.
  9. Pinturicchio. “Pope Pius Comes to Ancona.” Detail of a cycle of frescoes dedicated to Pius II. 1502-1507. Siena: Cathedral Library. Wikimedia Commons.
  10. Roberto Malatesta. Illustration in Guillaume Rouillé. Promptuarii Iconum Insigniorum. 1553. WikiCommons.



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