Giovanni Balbo da Genova

(d. 1298)

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Dominican friar, who wrote the Catholicon (1286), based upon Uguccione da Pisa's Derivationes. It contains a ‘Prosodia’, or handbook of Latin grammar and rhetorical terms, followed by an alphabetically ...

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