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Letters of Dedication
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The origins of the dedicatory letter go back to Graeco-Roman antiquity. One of the first authors to add a separate letter addressed to a kinsman, a friend, or a po…

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Verbeke, Demmy and De Landtsheer, Jeanine, “Letters of Dedication”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 24 March 2019 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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