Neo-Latin Rhetoric 1380–1620
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Rhetoric, a training in writing speeches and analysing texts and speech situations,1 was a fundamental part of renaissance culture. It was one of the principal academic subje…

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Mack, Peter, “Neo-Latin Rhetoric 1380–1620”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 24 March 2018 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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