Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

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Gori, Antonio Francesco
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Italian antiquarian, scholar of gemstones and antiquities. Born Florence 9. 11. 1691, died there 20. 1. 1757. Holy orders and entry into monastic order 1726; from 1730 prof. of profane and sacred history at the Studio Fiorentino. 1735 co-founder of the Società Colombaria, now the Accademia toscana di scienze e lettere, Florence. From 1737, member of the Accademia della Crusca there. From 1743, reviser of written works published at Florence. From 1746 provost at the Baptistry of S. Giovanni there. From 1755, member of the Ac…

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Faedo, Lucia, “Gori, Antonio Francesco”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00279>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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