Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 8 : The Reception of Antiquity in Renaissance Humanism

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Frischlin, Philipp Nicodemus
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A. Life

The German poet and scholar of Late Humanism F. was born on September 22, 1547, the son of a parson at Erzingen (now a suburb of Balingen in Württemberg), and died on November 29, 1590 at Urach. He attended school in Balingen, then Protestant monastery schools at Königsbronn (1560) and Bebenhausen (1562). From 1563, he studied with a scholarship at the Tübinger Stift, becoming Master of Arts in 1565. In 1568, he took a professorship (Lektor) in poetics and history at Tübingen. He married Margarethe, a member of the family of the Protestant reformer Johannes Bren…

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Liebermann, Wolf-Lüder (Gießen), “Frischlin, Philipp Nicodemus”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 8 : The Reception of Antiquity in Renaissance Humanism, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2017). Original German-language edition: Renaissance-Humanismus. Herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 2. Staffel, herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 9. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2014). Consulted online on 14 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps8_SIM_004870>
First published online: 2015



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