Peiresc, Nicolas Claude De Fabri, Seigneur De

PEIRESC, NICOLAS DE FABRI, DE (1580-1637)

A French humanist, patron of the arts, and instigator of Coptic studies in Europe. He collected now conserved at the National Library, Paris; the of Medicine at Montpellier; and the Vatican Library.

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  • Cahen-Salvador, G. Un Grand humaniste, Peiresc. Paris, 1951. Gravit, F. W. “Peiresc et les études en France au XVIIe
  • siècle.” Bulletin de la Société d’archéologie copte 4 (1938):1-22.