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A Letter of Peter Hartzing to Gerhard Wolter Molanus

Type of publication Peer-reviewed
Publikationsform Original article (peer-reviewed)
Author StrazzoniAndrea,
Project Testing a Multi-Disciplinary Approach to an Unexplored Body of Literature: The Case of Cartesian Dictations
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Original article (peer-reviewed)

Journal Noctua – La tradizione filosofica dall'antico al moderno
Volume (Issue) 7(1)
Page(s) 158 - 181
Title of proceedings Noctua – La tradizione filosofica dall'antico al moderno
DOI 10.14640/noctuavii4

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URL http://www.didaschein.net/ojs/index.php/noctua/article/view/263
Type of Open Access Publisher (Gold Open Access)

Abstract

This contribution provides a transcription and translation of, and a commentary on, a letter of the German-Dutch-Japanese polymath Peter Hartzing (1637–1680) to Gerhard Wolter Molanus (1633–1722), abbot of Loccum and famous collector of coins and medals. In the commentary, a survey of the life and intellectual endeavours of Hartzing is provided.
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