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Council of the Greeks and Latins at Ferrara and Florence - - - - Io:3 Negociations
with the Greeks - - 108 1438 Eugenius ... Comparison of the Greeks and Latins -
116 Revival of thc Greek Learning in Italy - 119 1339 Lessons of Barlaam ...
... received them with hospitality and honour, acknowledged the innocence of
their Sovereign, excused his distress, applauded his magnanimity, and displayed
a clear knowledge of the state and revolutions of the Greek empire, which he had
... the Greeks and Latins". - Thirty years after the return of Palaeologus, his son
and successor, Manuel, from a similar motive, but on a larger scale, again visited
the countries of the * His return in 1370, and the coronation of Manuel, Sept. 25.
While so many manuscripts of the Greek original are extant in the libraries of
Rome, Milan, the Escurial, &c. it is a matter of shame and reproach, that we
should be reduced to the Latin version, or abstract, of James Pontanus, ad
Seated on the poop, on a lofty throne, he received the visit, or, in the Greek style,
- the * Syropulus (p. 63.) simply expresses his intention : i,' * ra. worway to Itaxoi,
osz, Barov; was tzuya, wouléole ; and the Latin of Creyghton may afford a ...
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