This book is in good condition, without its original dust sleeve. There is very minimal wear and creasing exhibited on the front cover, and a low to moderate level of wear exhibited on the rear cover. The pages are undamaged, with no staining, tearing, or creasing, and the spine and binding are also undamaged. The price of the book is written in pencil on the inside right cover page, and an original barcode sticker is attached to the back cover.
Scandella, or Menocchio, was well-known for his unorthodox religious views, and for his eventual trial and execution on charges of heresy. This fascinating book provides valuable insight into his beliefs and his reasoning, prior to his execution in 1599. Detailed and extremely well researched, those seeking a book which provides an insight into how religious views can form and change will find this to be a fabulous read!