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Charles Patin - Giulio Antonio Averoldi - 1682-9-2

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Charles Patin - Giulio Antonio Averoldi - 1682-9-2
FINA IDUnique ID of the page  2412
InstitutionName of Institution. Padova, Museo Bottacin
InventoryInventory number. MB 855, c. [36]
AuthorAuthor of the document. Charles Patin
RecipientRecipient of the correspondence. Giulio Antonio Averoldi
Correspondence dateDate when the correspondence was written: day - month - year . September 2, 1682
PlacePlace of publication of the book, composition of the document or institution. Padua 45° 24' 27.79" N, 11° 52' 24.42" E
Associated personsNames of Persons who are mentioned in the annotation.
LiteratureReference to literature. Callegari 20201
KeywordNumismatic Keywords  book
LanguageLanguage of the correspondence Latin
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Grand documentOriginal passage from the "Grand document".

Lettre du 2 septembre 1682 (de Padoue) : And not only his works about numismatics and antiquities: for example, he sent the Basilea 1676 edition of Erasmus from Rotterdam’s Encomium Moriae (The prise of Folly) of which Patin was the editor, and he called it "liber elegantissimus", which was condemned only by impudent monks, while the learned men used it with great pleasure (Padova, Museo Bottacin, MB 855, c. [36] ; voir Callegari 2020).


  1. ^  Callegari, M. (2020), "About books and coins. The letters of Charles Patin to Giulio Antonio Averoldi between 1679 and 1693," in F. de Callataÿ (ed.), Numismatic antiquarianism through correspondence (16th-18th c.), New York (to appear).