Nicholas Fabri de Peiresc

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Printed for presentation to the members of the Roxburghe Club [at the Chiswick Press] , London
Peiresc, Nicolas Claude Fabri de, 1580
Statementby C.T. Hagberg Wright, LL.D.
ContributionsRoxburghe Club.
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LC ClassificationsPR1105 .R7 1926
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Paginationx, 55, [1] p.
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Open LibraryOL6712414M
LC Control Number28006697
OCLC/WorldCa11653573

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Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc was a French astronomer, antiquary, and savant who corresponded with many scientists and organized many scientific inquiries His.

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He got education in Aix, Avignon, and the Jesuit college at Tournon. At Toulon, he got first interested in astronomy. Nicolas Claude Fabri de Peiresc, a French lawyer, humanist, and amateur astronomer, was born Dec.

1, Peiresc was viewed by his contemporaries as the Prince of Letters, a man learned in all manner of knowledge, as well as a collector, an antiquarian, and a master gardener.

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Peiresc, born at Belgentier, Provence, in I, was destined by heredity to the legal profession in the capacity of counselor to the Parlement at Aix. His interests early ranged far beyond those of his profession, and included such humanistic pursuits as history, archeology, and numismatics, as well as a wide.

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Viri Illustris Nicolai Claudii Fabricii De Peiresc, Senatoris Aquisextiensis, Vita: In qua praeter Admiranda Exquisitisimi Viri Gesta, Historicae & Antiquaria Rei latentes Thesauri aperiuntur, abstrusiores Matheseos Arcana reserantur, nec non Artis & Naturae Singularia enarrantur ; 2 [Reprint] () [Leatherbound] by Gassendi, Pierre ; Peiresc, Nicolas Claude Fabri de [Dargestellte Person.

Antiquarian, lawyer, and cat lover Nicolas Fabri de Peiresc (–) was a “prince” of the Republic of Letters and the most gifted French intellectual in the generation between Montaigne and Descartes. From Peiresc’s study in Aix-en-Provence, his insatiable.

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Author of Lettres à Malherbe, Documents parisiens sur l'iconographie de S. Louis, Lettres à Cassiano dal Pozzo,Lettres de Peiresc aux Frères Dupuy, publiées par Philippe Tamizey de Larroque, Lettres à divers, Correspondance de Peiresc et Aleandro, Abrégé de l'histoire de Provence et autres textes inédits, Lettres à Naudé ().

Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc (1. joulukuutaBelgia, Var – kesäkuutaAix-en-Provence, Ranska) oli ranskalainen tähtitieteilijä ja antikvaari sekä mesenaatti.

Hän opiskeli Italiassa Padovan yliopistossa kolmen vuoden ajan vuosina – Hän asui sen ajan Padovassa ja valmistui oikeustieteen tohtoriksi. Hän myös tutustui siellä henkilökohtaisesti Galileo.

This book is dedicated to my son, but it is the life of my whole family these last years-Deborah and Livia, as well as Sam-that has surely found its way into every word, mood, and tense.

List of Illustrations f. Figure Nicolas Fabri de Peiresc. Engraving by Lucas Vorsterman, after. Peter Paul Rubens, Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc and Joan of Arc Piotr Borusowski [email protected] 1 1 The National Museum in Warsaw Gabinet Rycin i Rysunków Muzeum Narodowe w Warszawie Aleje Jerozolimskie 3 Warszawa, Poland.

No published works by Peiresc are known, but the records of his correspondence indicate the catholicity of his interests.

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Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc (1 December – 24 June ), often known simply as Peiresc, or by the Latin form of his name Peirescius, was a French astronomer, antiquary and savant, who maintained a wide correspondence with scientists, and was a successful organizer of scientific inquiry.

His research included a determination of the difference in longitude of various locations in. A Provençal attorney, collector, and polymath whose areas of expertise included archaeology, astronomy, botany, geology, geography, mathematics, numismatics, and zoology, Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc () had met Mellan in Paris in the early s and paid the young artist's way to Rome, encouraging him to deepen his acquaintance.

Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc (–) was, during his lifetime, one of Europe’s most famous men. A friend of Pope Urban VIII and Galileo, of Peter-Paul Rubens and Hugo Grotius, of Tommaso Campanella and Marin Mersenne, Peiresc played an important role in the intellectual culture of his time.

Fabri de Peiresc and Five Early Anglo-Saxon Pennies in the Cotton Collection, Drawn c DAVID STURDY One of the most considerable numismatists and collectors of the seventeenth century was Nicholas Claude Fabri de Peiresc. As a Conseilleur du Roy in the parlement of Aix-en-Provence, he enjoyed the prestige and income of a.

Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc () was, during his lifetime, one of Europe's most famous men. A friend of Pope Urban VIII and Galileo, of Peter-Paul Rubens and Hugo Grotius, of Tommaso Campanella and Marin Mersenne, Peiresc played an important role in the intellectual culture of his time.

This book is the first study in English of this extraordinary man, as well as a vivid portrait of. Sarasohn, Lisa T. “Nicolas‐Claude Fabri de Peiresc and the Patronage of the New Science in the Seventeenth Century.” Isis 70– Google Scholar. Tolbert, Jane T.

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“Fabri de Peiresc's Quest for a Method to Calculate Terrestrial Longitude.” Search book. Search within book. Type for suggestions. Table of contents. Nicholas Claude Fabri de Peiresc. Born: 1-Dec Birthplace: Belgentier, Var, France Is the subject of books: The Mirrour of True Nobility and Gentility, being the life of the renowned Nicolas Peiresc (),BY: Pierre : Agnès Bresson, Lettres [de Peiresc] à Claude Saumaise et à son entourage () (Le corrispondenze letterarie, scientifiche ed erudite dal Rinascimento all'età moderna, 3), (Firenze, ).

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BornBelgentier, (Var), France, 1 December DiedAix-en-Provence, (Bouches-du-Rhône), France, 24 June In addition to fostering scientific correspondence, Nicolas Peiresc discovered the Orion nebula and tracked the satellites of Jupiter in order to solve the longitude problem. Immediately download the Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc summary, chapter-by-chapter analysis, book notes, essays, quotes, character descriptions, lesson plans, and more - everything you need for studying or teaching Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc.

Antiquarian, lawyer, and cat lover Nicolas Fabri de Peiresc () was a "prince" of the Republic of Letters and the most gifted French intellectual in the generation between Montaigne and Descartes. From Peiresc's study in Aix-en-Provence, his insatiable curiosity poured forth in thousands of letters that traveled the Mediterranean, seeking knowledge of matters mundane and exotic.lated from the intellectual and publishing centers of Europe, Nicholas- Claude de Fabri, Seigneur de Peiresc, naturalist, philologist, numis­ matist, scientist, antiquarian, and dilettante.

par excellence, could count slightly less than six thousand tomes on his shelves. The size.Nicholas Claude Fabri de Peiresc Having completed his education in Aix under the guidance of the Jesuits, with whom he had begun in Avignon, he went to Padua where he mingled with the most prominent personalities of that city and of nearby Venice.