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Yes, exhaustively! ” Despite a certain Patty Hearst–like flavor of this Italian boondoggle, I was still excited to meet this author. “I read your book, Antonio Medici: Destroyer and Decorator. It was very good. ” She smiled with uncontained satisfaction. “Oh, I like you. The book wrote itself, actually! You’ll have noticed my focus on the last decades of Antonio’s life, which were so compelling, at least from a decorative arts point of view—they don’t get as much attention from his other biographers as his earlier .
After that, he became bored with domestic victims and went abroad. To Africa, was it? Algiers? He became a kind of conquistatore, but with a scientific bent. Let’s see . . around 1510, he’s in Timbuktu, slaughtering Muslims. He did a lot of alchemical research, plundering their alchemical labs. He also kidnapped at least one African man, and made him into a slave. I don’t know the slave’s name. After that, maybe not surprisingly, Antonio signed on with Cortés. He sailed to the Americas, assassinating hundreds of Aztecs in Tenochtitlán—and I have heard stories that he stole Montezuma’s gold.
You were saying you needed Antonio’s writing samples? They have archives that will be very useful—old examples of his writing style. And then we’ll also have the advantage of working with Dr. ” I gave a little leap. “Dr. Riccardi! I’ve read her book—Antonio Medici: Decorator and Destroyer. And I love Florence, I think. ” “No, no, no. Here, hold on. I do know about him . . let me just think. Okay. ” I shoved my phone in my pocket and squeezed my eyes shut, remembering. “One of the lesser lights of the Medici family.