Biographical dates - Period of existence- 1495
Other InformationBod-inc: VerfasserLexicon I 983. of Salzburg. Coat of arms in black, red, and grey: gules, a hound rampant argent, with one spot sable; crest, the same between two horns. His widow donated his library to the Praemonstratensian Abbey of Weissenau . A noted scholar and physician at the court of the Archbishop of Salzburg, Brack was the author of one of the most widely disseminated schoolbooks of the fifteenth century, Vocabularius rerum. Several other books from the Abbey of Weissenau (see Bridwell Library 06444) feature exuberant calligraphic initials added by the monastery’s rubricator, Lazarus von Andlau (1435-1494); ex informatione Eric White.
Variant NamesBorack de Missena, Wentzislaus
Missena, Wentzislaus Borack de
MARC Area Codee-au
PlaceSalzburg (Geonames Id: 2766824)
Profession / Type of InstitutionPhysician
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