Niels Aagaard

Philosopher, Author

1612 – 1657

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Who was Niels Aagaard?

Niels Lauritsen Aagaard, was probably the brother of the poet Christen Aagaard, was professor at Sorø Academy, in Denmark, where he also occupied the office of librarian. He died in 1657, at the age of forty-five, and left behind him several philosophical and critical works, written in Latin, among which are, A Treatise on Subterraneous Fires; Dissertations on Tacitus; Observations on Ammianus Marcellinus; and a Vindication of the Style of the New Testament.

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Born
1612
Nationality
  • Denmark
Profession
Died
Jan 22, 1657

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on July 23, 2013

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