Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam (1466/1469-1536). Dutch huma
Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (sometimes known as Desiderius Erasmus of Rotterdam) (1466/1469-1536). Dutch Renaissance humanist and a Catholic Christian theologian. Ratione Conscribendi Epistles. First page. Edition printed in Basel in 1522.
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ELCANO, Juan Sebastiᮠ(1476-1526). Spanish navigator. Juan SebastiᮠElcano going back from his first trip around the world (1522). Sketch for a E.Salvaria's painting. Oil on canvas. SPAIN. Getaria. City Hall.
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Page from Meisterlin's Nurnberger Chronik
Page 170 from Meisterlin's Nurnberger Chronik. Sigmund or Sigismund Meisterlin (c.1425-1490) was a Benedictine monk of Augsburg. He wrote a chronicle of Augsburg in 1457, which was printed in 1522, and a chronicle of Nuremberg, written in Latin in 1485 and printed in German as the Nrnberger Chronik in 1488.
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