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The rebirth of Greek studies in Italy north of Rome owes its first tentative steps to Petrarch (1304–1374). Although he did not reach his destination, he ‘cleared …

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Sandy, Gerald, “Hellenism”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 13 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004271296_enlo_B9789004271012_0010>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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