physician & classical scholar. ed. at Canterbury under William de Selling, fellow of All Souls 1484 & prob. studied Greek under Cornelio Vitelli, friend of Wm. Grocyn and Wm. Latimer, to Italy with Selling 1485-6 til after 1491, met Aldus who praised him in 2nd vol. of this Aristotle; MD Padua. Tutor to Prince Arthur 1501-2, King's physician to Henry VIII, many ecclesiastical preferments, founded College of Physicians 1518. Aldus printed Lincacre transl. from Greek into Latin
A traduit du grec ancien et de l'anglais en latin
Note de regroupement par domaine: Médecine (610)
Engl. Humanist und Arzt
Umanista e filologo, nato a Canterbury nel 1460 e morto nel 1524. Fu anche medico, sacerdote e professore di greco a Oxford.
Further Biographical Data1460-1524. Geburtsjahr ca.
HeadingLinacre, Thomas used in: Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris; Central Institute for the Union Catalogue of Italian Libraries and for Bibliographic Information, Rome (Italy); Bibliography of books published in German-speaking countries in 16th century (VD 16), Munich (Germany); Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany; Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany); Early Book Owners in Britain; NUKAT union catalogue of Polish academic and research libraries