Alba amicorum of Pavel of  Jizbice Cover Image

Alba amicorum Pavla z Jizbice
Alba amicorum of Pavel of Jizbice

Author(s): Marta Vaculínová
Subject(s): 16th Century, 17th Century
Published by: Masarykův ústav a Archiv Akademie věd ČR
Keywords: alba amicorum; Latin poetry; National Library in Prague; Paulus Gisbicius

Summary/Abstract: This article informs about an album amicorum of Pavel of Jizbice which is bound into an old edition in the holdings of the National Library of the Czech Republic in Prague and has been found recently. The humanistic poet Pavel of Jizbice used it at the time of his studies in Annaberg. The album contains first of all records by his fellow-students. Latin and Greek of their records which are transliterated in the article is directly proportional to the erudition level of those days.

  • Issue Year: 2009
  • Issue No: 39
  • Page Range: 321-330
  • Page Count: 10
  • Language: Czech, Latin