Posts in News
Gesta Danorum with handwritten comments by Olaus Magnus finally in Sweden!

The Swedish Royal library has just bought a copy of Gesta Danorum that belonged to Olaus and Johannes Magnus. 

In the 12th century the danish historian Saxo Grammticus wrote the history of Denmark, a book known as Gesta Danorum. Centuries later, in 1514, it was printed for the first time in Paris. The book is one of the most important sources to early Scandinavian history.

One of the copies printed in Paris ended up in the hands of the Swedish archbishops and brothers Olaus and Johannes Magnus.

Read More
Latin around the web 17 | Articles, videos and more

Here we publish links to anything interesting we've come across online regarding Latin and ancient history, be it quotes, articles, blogs or events. If you have a suggestion, please leave a comment or send us a message on Twitter or Facebook @Latinitium.

Read More
Latin around the web 16 | Articles, videos and more

Here we publish links to anything interesting we've come across online regarding Latin and ancient history, be it quotes, articles, blogs or events. If you have a suggestion, please leave a comment or send us a message on Twitter or Facebook @Latinitium.

Read More
Latin around the web 15 | Articles, videos and more

Here we publish links to anything interesting we've come across online regarding Latin and ancient history, be it quotes, articles, blogs or events. If you have a suggestion, please leave a comment or send us a message on Twitter or Facebook @Latinitium.

Read More
Latin around the web 14 | Articles, videos and more

Here we publish links to anything interesting we've come across online regarding Latin and ancient history, be it quotes, articles, blogs or events. If you have a suggestion, please leave a comment or send us a message on Twitter or Facebook @Latinitium.

Read More
Latin around the web 10 | Articles, videos and more

Here we publish links to anything interesting we've come across online regarding Latin and ancient history, be it quotes, articles, blogs or events. If you have a suggestion, please leave a comment or send us a message on Twitter or Facebook @Latinitium.

Read More
Latin around the web 9

Here we publish links to anything interesting we've come across online regarding Latin and ancient history, be it quotes, articles, blogs or events. If you have a suggestion, please leave a comment or send us a message on Twitter or Facebook @Latinitium.

Read More
Latin around the web 7

Here we publish links to anything interesting we've come across on-line regarding Latin and history, be it quotes, articles, blogs or events. If you have a suggestion leave a comment or send us a message on Twitter or Facebook @Latinitium.

Read More