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Giovanni Tortelli

(c. 1400—1466)


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(c.1400–66).

Humanist who spent two years in Constantinople (1435–7) and made one of the first attempts to translate Greek drama (c.1439). He became the first prefect of the Vatican Library ...

Subjects: Literature.


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