Paciaudi, Paolo Maria
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Italian theologian, archaeologist and antiquarian. Born Turin 23. 11. 1710, died Parma 2. 2. 1785. Attended Jesuit school and Univ. of Turin. 1728 entered the Theatine Order; studied at Bologna and Genoa. 1753 procurator-general of the Order. From 1761, librarian and antiquarian in Parma.

Biography and professional career

P., the son of a court physician, spent a year as a novice of the Theatine Order in Venice and became a full member in 1729. He studied philosop…

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Hermanns, Marcus Heinrich, “Paciaudi, Paolo Maria”, 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 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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