Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World

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Neo-Latin Literature—Italy: The Age of Petrarch
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That medieval Latin is followed by Neo-Latin is clear; what is less clear is when the transition from the former to the latter took place. The simple answer is, with Fran…

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Kallendorf, Craig, “Neo-Latin Literature—Italy: The Age of Petrarch”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 27 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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