- Angelo Poliziano, 1454–94, Italian classical scholar, teacher, and poet.
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Politian, when in a hurry, objected to write his letters in Latin.The Civilisation of the Renaissance in Italy
Politian answered on behalf of all of us, saying that we had harmed no man.
Let the high priest of the Christians, Politian, be brought hither.
To this Politian I told all under the seal of our Faith, asking his aid in my quest.
Trace the development of the Renaissance from Petrarch to Politian.Studies in the Poetry of Italy
- Italian name Angelo Polliziano; original name Angelo Ambrogini. 1454–94, Florentine humanist and poet
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