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 Bibliotheca selecta, qua agitur de ratione studiorum in historia, in disciplinis, in salute omnium procuranda
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‘A library of selected works concerning the rules of studying history [and other] subjects in order to secure the salvation of all’

Antonio Possevino

Date: 1593

Original Language: Latin

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In Bibliotheca selecta, Possevino aims to bring together in one work all available encyclopaedic knowledge about the contemporary world, enriched by his personal experiences gleaned from diplomatic trips, and information from Jesuits working in geographically re…

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Smołucha, Janusz, “ Bibliotheca selecta, qua agitur de ratione studiorum in historia, in disciplinis, in salute omnium procuranda”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28990>



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