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Nicholas Claude Fabri de Peiresc

Astronomer (1-Dec-1580 — 24-Jun-1637)


Pierre Gassendi. Translated by W. Rand. The Mirrour of True Nobility and Gentility, Being the Life of the Renowned Nicolas Peiresc. 1657.

Peter N. Miller. Peiresc's Europe: Learning and Virtue in the Seventeenth Century. London: Yale University Press. 2000. 234pp.


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