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Casaubon

(kəˈsɔːbən; French kazobɔ̃)
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(Biography) Isaac (izaak). 1559–1614, French Protestant theologian and classical scholar

Ca•sau•bon

(kəˈsɔ bən, ˌkæz oʊˈbɔ̃)

n.
Isaac, 1559–1614, French classical scholar and theologian.
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In their frenzy to actualize their respective ideals, however, Casaubon and Dorothea are hobbled by the very same imperious standards of perfectionism that undergird their projects.
Eso nos contestaran, palabras mas o conceptos de menos, Ivonne Ortega Pacheco, Margarita Ester Zavala Gomez del Campo, Miguel Angel Osorio Chong, Luis Videgaray Caso, Eruviel Avila Villegas, Miguel Angel Mancera Espinosa, Jose Antonio Meade Kurlbrena, Aurelio Nuno Mayer, Jose Ramon Narro Robles, Enrique Octavio de la Madrid Cordero, Juan Manuel Zepeda Hernandez, Ricardo Anaya Cortes, Jaime Heliodoro Rodriguez Calderon, Gustavo Madero Munoz, Rafael Moreno Valle Rosas, Miguel Angel Yunes Linares, Silvano Aureoles Conejo, Graco Luis Ramirez Garrido Abreu, Eruviel Avila Villegas, Marcelo Luis Ebrard Casaubon, Jose Calzada Rovirosa, Carlos Slim Helu, mas lo que se sumen en los proximos meses y, quiza, alguno de los Ultimos en surgir sera el elegido.
En la novela El pendulo de Foucault de Umberto Eco, los protagonistas Casaubon y Belbo visitan la casa del enigmatico hombre de mundo y mistagogo Aglie, alias Ragostky o, como le halagaba que se le llamase, Conde de Saint Germain.
The first section presents work on Joseph Scaliger and Isaac Casaubon, two famous scholars of late Renaissance Europe.
Szirotny's chapter on Middlemarch is equally persuasive; she argues that Dorothea, like Felix Holt, has "a soul hunger to do good," but, with an education which provided no more than a '"diffused thimbleful of knowledge'" (145), she mistakenly marries Casaubon hoping to compensate for it.
Similarly, Casaubon did not possess everything pertaining to the mentioned years, and later on (mostly in the twentieth century), other manuscripts popped up with additional material.
Trois personnages, le juif Diotallevi, Belbo le correcteur et le lecteur dans une maison d'edition s'interessant aux livres mysterieux et a portee occultiste et Casaubon le narrateur.
1985; REICH & TARJAN, 1990; CASAUBON & LOPEZ, 1991; SCOGNAMILLO-SZABO & BECHARA, 2001; SUMANO et al.
Among his correspondents are many of the great names of the day: Tycho Brahe and Johannes Kepler, Denis Lambin and Justus Lipsius, Isaac Casaubon and Daniel Heinsius, along with Jacques-Auguste de Thou.
She was a founding member of the Casaubon Senior Center in Southbridge.
In 1615, the Huguenot scholar, Isaac Casaubon, presented a sophisticated philological argument denying the pre-Christian origin of the Corpus Hermeticum, as part of his much larger anti-Catholic polemic.
483) is provided by Casaubon and Diotallevi as they reveal the metamorphosis, or better, how The Plan is derived from The Protocols.