Among its masters were Buchanan, afterwards the teacher of James I., and Muretus, one of the first scholars of the age.
Erasmus, though justly styled by Muretus (Varr.
1574), and a freer and more original form of Latinity by Muretus (d.
In the same period Italy was represented by Muretus, who had left France in 1 563, and by her own sons, Nizolius, Victorius, Robortelli and Sigonius, followed in the 17th century by R.
Those of the French humanists who did not proclaim Huguenot opinions found themselves obliged with Muretus to lend their talents to the Counter-Reformation, or to suffer persecution for heterodoxy, like Dolet.
Here they found Marc Antoine Muretus, who, when at Bordeaux and Toulouse, had been a great favourite and occasional visitor of Julius Caesar at Agen.
Muretus soon recognized Scaliger's merits, and introduced him to all the men that were worth knowing.
Muretus in the latter part of his life professed the strictest orthodoxy; J.