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Missionary , philologist

Lorenzo Hervas Y Panduro, Spanish missionary, philologist.

Background

Panduro, Lorenzo Hervas Y was born on May 1, 1735 in Horjaco, Spain.

Education

Studied at Alcalá de Henares, taught at Murcia.

Career

Made prefect of Quirinal Library by Pope Pius VII. Author: (chief work) Idea dell’ universo (explored origins and ethnol.

Works

  • Other Work

    • 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.