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Inscriptions remain the least studied branch of Neo-Latin letters, despite constituting an autonomous genre governed by its own rules,1 often displaying outstanding literary quality and supplying testimony to the inte…

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Sacré, Dirk, “Inscriptions”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 11 December 2018 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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