Gessner, Conrad
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Conrad Gessner (Gesner or Gesnerus, 1516–1565), was a city physician and humanist polymath in Zurich. He published sixty-three works, all of them in Latin, some of…

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Blair, Ann M., “Gessner, Conrad”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 21 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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