Biography of Marcello Virgilio Adriani (1464-1521)

Professor of poetics and rhetoric and Chancellor of the Republic of Florence; He/She was born in 1464 and died in 1521. It was known by the nickname of the Florentine Dioscorides. He/She was well versed in Greek and Latin languages. He/She made a Latin translation of the Materia medica of Dioscorides.