Isaac Casaubon

Isaac Casaubon (18 February 1559, Geneva – 1 July 1614, London) was a classical scholar and philologist, first in France and then later in England, regarded by many of his time as the most learned in Europe.

Read more about Isaac Casaubon:  Early Life, Travels and Tribulations, Paris, England, Legacy, Literary Appearances

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Isaac Casaubon - Literary Appearances
... Pendulum by Umberto Eco and Middlemarch by George Eliot are named Casaubon ... Ross King makes mention of Casaubon in his novel Ex-Libris where he is said to have debunked the Corpus Hermeticum as a forgery (which he probably took from Frances Yates' Giordano Bruno and the Hermetic ... In their book Isaac Casaubon, the Jews, and a Forgotten Chapter in Renaissance Anthony Grafton and Joanna Weinberg show that Casaubon was a Hebrew scholar too, taking serious interest in Jewish studies ...