Nebrija, Elio Antonio de
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Aelius Antonius Nebrissensis; also Antonio de Lebrija etc. Spanish Humanist. Born Lebrija (province of Seville) in 1441 as Antonio Martínez de Cala y Jarava, died 2. or 4. 7. 1522 in Alcalá de Henares. 1459–1460 studied at Salamanca, 1460–1470 Bologna (theology). 1470–1473 in Seville in the service of the archbishop as tutor and secretary. 1473–1487 prof. of grammar and rhetoric at Salamanca. From 1488 in the service of the master of the …

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Thurn, Nikolaus, “Nebrija, Elio Antonio de”, 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 15 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00507>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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