Didacus Stella

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Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants - References During The Sixteenth To Nineteenth Centuries
... Didacus Stella took up the quote in the sixteenth century by the seventeenth century it had become commonplace ... Robert Burton, in The Anatomy of Melancholy (1621), quotes Didacus Stella thus I say with Didacus Stella, a dwarf standing on the shoulders of a giant may see farther ... editors of Burton misattributed the quote to Lucan in their hands Burton's attribution Didacus Stella, in luc 10, tom ...