Valla’s Elegantiae linguae Latinae
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Lorenzo Valla’s (1407–1457) Elegantiae linguae Latinae (1441–1449),1 which may be described as a manual on ‘Advanced Idiomatic Latin’,2 is one of the most highly admired works on t…

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Pade, Marianne, “Valla’s Elegantiae linguae Latinae”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 24 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004271296_enlo_B9789004271029_0137>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721



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