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Gauricus, Pomponius (<i>born</i> 1482), humanist, writer

Marco Collareta

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Italian humanist and writer. He took his surname from the village where he was born, which in the 15th century belonged to the domain of Giffoni near Salerno. In 1501 he moved to Venice and then to Padua, where he attended the university. After 1505 he left Padua and went first to Rome, then to Naples. He remained there from 1512 on, and until 1519 held the chair of Humanities at the university. Until

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