|←Author Index: Fl||John Florio
(c. 1553 – 1625)
|accomplished linguist and lexicographer, a royal language tutor at the Court of James I, a probable close friend and influence on William Shakespeare and the translator of Montaigne|
Works by FlorioEdit
- "Florio, John," in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J. M. Dent & Sons (1910)
- "Florio, John," in Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, London: Smith, Elder, & Co. (1885-1900) in 63 vols.
- "Florio, Giovanni," in Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed., 1911)