Daniel Rogers (diplomat)
Daniel Rogers (1538?–1591) was an Anglo-Flemish diplomat and politician, known as a well-connected humanist poet and historian.
The eldest son of John Rogers and his wife Adriana van der Weyden of...
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Klemens Janicki
Klemens Janicki (Janiciusz, Januszkowski, from Januszkowo) (Latin: Clemens Ianicius) (1516–1543) was one of the most outstanding Latin poets of the 16th century.
Janicki was born in Januszkowo...
Iovianus Pontanus
Ioannes Iovianus Pontanus (Italian: Giovanni Gioviano Pontano; May 7, 1426 – September 17, 1503) was an Italian humanist and poet.
Pontanus was born at Cerreto in the Duchy of Spoleto, where his f...
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Helius Eobanus Hessus
Helius Eobanus Hessus (6 January 1488 – 5 October 1540) was a German Latin poet born at Halgehausen in Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel).His family name is said to have been Koch; Eoban was the nam...
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John Milton
John Milton (9 December 1608 – 8 November 1674) was an English poet, polemicist, man of letters, and a civil servant for the Commonwealth of England under Oliver Cromwell. He wrote at a...
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Raimon de Cornet
Raimon de Cornet ([rajˈmun de kurˈnet], also spelled Ramon de Cornet) (fl. 1324–1340) was a fourteenth-century Toulousain priest, friar, grammarian, poet, and troubadour. He was a prolific autho...
Jacopo Sannazaro
Jacopo Sannazaro (28 July 1458 – 6 August 1530) was an Italian poet, humanist and epigrammist from Naples.He wrote easily in Latin, in Italian and in Neapolitan, but is best remembered for his humani...
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Johannes Dantiscus
Johannes Dantiscus, (German: Johann(es) von Höfen-Flachsbinder, Polish: Jan Dantyszek; 1 October 1485 – 27 October 1548) was prince-bishop of Warmia and Bishop of Culm (Chełmno). In recognitio...
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Heermann
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Poliziano
Angelo Ambrogini (14 July 1454 – 24 September 1494), commonly known by his nickname Poliziano ([politˈtsjaːno]; anglicized as Politian; Latin: Politianus), was an Italian classical scholar and poet o...
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Bridges' analysis of Paradise Lost
In his book Milton's Prosody, Robert Bridges undertakes a detailed analysis of the prosody of John Milton's Paradise Lost. Bridges shows that there are no lines in Paradise Lost with fewer than ten s...
Gervase of Melkley
Gervase of Melkley or Gervase of Melkeley (born c. 1185, fl. 1200–1219) was a French scholar and poet.
Gervais was born in England c. 1185.Around 1200, he studied in France, probably in Rouen, und...
Adriaan Reland
Adriaan Reland (also known as Adriaen Reeland/Reelant, Hadrianus Relandus) (July 17, 1676, De Rijp, North Holland - February 5, 1718, Utrecht ) was a noted Dutch scholar, cartographer and philologist...
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Marko Marulić
Marko Marulić ([mâːrkɔ̝ mǎrulitɕ]; 18 August 1450 – 5 January 1524) was a Croatian national poet and Christian humanist, known as the Crown of the Croatian Medieval Age and the father of the Croatian ...
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Christopher Johnson (physician)
Christopher Johnson or Jonson (1536?–1597) was an English physician, educator and neo-Latin poet.
Born about 1536, at Kedleston in Derbyshire, he became a scholar at Winchester College in 1549. He...
Johannes Secundus
Johannes Secundus (also Janus Secundus) (15 November 1511 – 25 September 1536) was a New Latin poet of Dutch nationality.
Born Jan Everaerts in The Hague, his father Nicolaes Everaerts was a...
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John Stuart Blackie
John Stuart Blackie (28 July 1809 – 2 March 1895) was a Scottish scholar and man of letters.
He was born in Glasgow, and educated at the New Academy and afterwards at the Marischal College, in Abe...
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Tito Vespasiano Strozzi
Tito Vespasiano Strozzi (Ferrara, 1424 – ca. 1505) was a Renaissance poet at the Este court of Ferrara, who figures as an interlocutor in Angelo Decembrio's De politia litteraria ("On literary polish"...
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Thomas of Celano
Thomas of Celano (Italian: Tommaso da Celano; c. 1200 – c. 1265) was an Italian friar of the Franciscans (Order of Friars Minor), a poet, and the author of three hagiographies about Saint Francis ...
Nikolaes Heinsius the Elder
Nikolaas Heinsius the Elder (20 July 1620 – 1681) was a Dutch classical scholar and poet, son of Daniel Heinsius.Heinsus was born in Leiden, Netherlands. His boyish Latin poem Breda expugnata was prin...
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Jan Gawiński
Jan z Wielomowic Gawiński (c.1622–c.1684) was a Polish baroque poet.Gawiński is counted into the classical generation of Sarmatians – the generation of John III Sobieski, though his nobility is ...
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Johannes Narssius
Johannes Narssius (9 November 1580, Dordrecht – 1637, Batavia, Dutch East Indies) was a Dutch physician and Neo-Latin poet, initially a Remonstrant minister.
He was born Johan van Naars(s)en in Do...
Henry Birkhead
Henry Birkhead (1617?-1696) was an English academic, lawyer and Latin poet. He is now known as the founder of the Oxford Chair of Poetry.
He was born in the parish of St. Gregory, near St. Paul's...
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Pieter Burman the Younger
Pieter Burman (Petrus Burmannus, often cited as Burmann, 23 October 1713 – 24 June 1778), called by himself the Younger (Secundus) to distinguish himself from his uncle, was a Dutch philologist,...
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Henri Valois
Henri Valois (September 10, 1603, in Paris – May 7, 1676, in Paris) or in classical circles, Henricus Valesius, was a philologist and a student of classical and ecclesiastical historians. He is ...
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Raphael Thorius
Raphael Thorius M.D. (died 1625) was a London physician, of Huguenot and Flemish background, known as a poet and humanist.
He was the son of Franciscus Thorius (François De Thoor), M.D., a Paris p...
Petrus Scriverius
Petrus Scriverius, the Latinized form of Peter Schrijver or Schryver (12 January 1576 – 30 April 1660), was a Dutch writer and scholar on the history of Holland and Belgium.He was born at Haarlem, and...
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Filippo Buonaccorsi
Filippo Buonaccorsi, called "Callimachus" (Latin: Philippus Callimachus Experiens, Bonacursius; Polish: Filip Kallimach; 2 May 1437 – 1 November 1496) was an Italian humanist and writer.
Filip...
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John Ker (Latin poet)
John Ker (died 1741) was a Scottish schoolteacher and academic, a classical scholar known as a neo-Latin poet.
Ker was born at Dunblane, Perthshire, and was for a time schoolmaster at Crieff. Abou...
Michael Tarchaniota Marullus
Michael Tarchaniota Marullus or Michael Marullus (Greek: Μιχαήλ Μάρουλλος Ταρχανειώτης, Italian: Michele Marullo Tarcaniota; c. 1458 – 10 April 1500) was a Greek Renaissance scholar, po...
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