Celtis, Conrad
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Konrad Bickel; German Humanist and poet. Born 1. 2. 1459 at Wipfeld near Schweinfurt, died Vienna 4. 2. 1508 in Wien. 1479 BA, Univ. of Cologne; 1484 studied at Heidelberg with Rudolf Agricola. 1487 crowned poeta laureatus; 1487–1489 studied in Italy; 1489–1491 astronomical studies in Krakow. 1491/92 and 1494/95 prof. of rhetoric and poetics at Ingolstadt; 1492/93 Rector of the Cathedral School at Regensburg; 1495/96 prince…

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Pieper, Christoph, “Celtis, Conrad”, 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 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00120>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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