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Novus linguae et eruditionis Romanae thesaurus

Consists of a classical lexicon of the Latin language by Johann Matthias Gesner (1691-1761). The enormous bulk of examples is taken from Latin authors, accurately interpreted by one of the greatest classical philologists of all times. In this work. Gesner, librarian and professor of rhetoric at the Gottingen university, increased, with his many additions and alphabetical arrangements, the value of the classical work, first published in 1531 as the "Thesaurus Linguae Latinae

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Ancient times
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