Lorenzo Hervas Y Panduro, Spanish missionary, philologist.
Panduro, Lorenzo Hervas Y was born on May 1, 1735 in Horjaco, Spain.
Studied at Alcalá de Henares, taught at Murcia.
Made prefect of Quirinal Library by Pope Pius VII. Author: (chief work) Idea dell’ universo (explored origins and ethnol.
Author: (chief work) Idea dell’ universo (explored origins and ethnological relationship of nations from study of langs.), 21 vols., 1778-1787. Also wrote on paleography, American colonies and educational work for deaf mutes.