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 Opusculum ad regni Hungariae proceres, quod in Thurcam bella movere negligunt
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‘To the dignitaries of the Kingdom of Hungary, because they were not concerned to wage war against the Turks’

Márton Nagyszombati, Martinus de Tirnavia

Date: 1523

Original Language: Latin

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Martinus of Tyrnavia’s To the dignitaries of the Kingdom of Hungary is an exhortation written to the Hungarian nobility in 911 distiches, divided into three cantos of unequal length (220, 292, 399 distiches). The poem lacks an organise…

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Kiss Farkas, Gábor, “ Opusculum ad regni Hungariae proceres, quod in Thurcam bella movere negligunt”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26353>
First published online: 2015



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