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"The most famous bonfire of the vanities took place on 7 February 1497, when supporters of the priest Girolamo Savonarola collected and publicly burned thousands of objects in Florence, Italy, on the Shrove Tuesday festival."--Sholem Stein

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Kunstformen der Natur (1904) by Ernst Haeckel
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Year 1497 (MCDXCVII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.


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