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about 1485.

See TICKNOR, "History of Spanish Literature;" LONGFELLOW,
**Puets and Poetry of Europe."

Mansard or Mansart, m&N's!R', (FRANCOIS,) an
excellent French architect, born in Paris in 1598. He
restored the Hotel Toulouse, and erected the chateaus
of Berny and of Choisy-sur-Seine, and several churches
In Paris. The Chateau de Maisons, a few miles from
Paris, is one of his most admired works. His designs
are remarkable for nobleness and majesty. He invented
the curb-roof called "Mansard." Died in 1666.

See FONTBNAY, " Dictionnaire des Artistes."

Mansard or Mansart, (JULES HARDOUIN,) a cele-
brated architect, born in Paris in 1645, was a son of
Jules Hardouin, a painter. His mother was a sister of
F. Mansard, noticed above. He studied the art with
this uncle, and assumed his name. Having obtained
the favour of Louis XIV., he designed the most im-
portant architectural works of his reign. He had a rare
opportunity to display his genius in the chateau or royal
palace of Versailles, which, though imposing in dimen-
sions and rich in ornaments, fails to satisfy the require-
ments f good taste. He built the Hotel des Inyalides,
in the grand dome of which he attempted to rival Sir
Christopher Wren, the Chateau de Marly, the Place
Vendome, and other public works. In 1699 he was
chosen superintendent of buildings, arts, and manufac-
lures. Died in 1708.

See QUATREMBRB DE QuiNCV, "Vies des plus cflebres Archi-
tectes;" FONTENAY, "Dictionnaire des Artistes;" JEAN DUCHESNE,
"Notice sur la Vie et les Ouvrages de J. H. Mansart," 1805.

Mansart. See MANSARD.

Man'sel, (Rev. HENRY LONGUEVILLE,) a prominent
English writer on metaphysics and theology, logic, etc.,
was born at Cosgrove, in Northamptonshire, in 1820.
He became professor of moral and metaphysical philos-
ophy at Oxford about 1859, and regius professor of
ecclesiastical history in 1867. Among his works is
"The Limits of Religious Thought Examined," (1858,)
which has attracted much attention and no little criti-
cism and has passed through a number of editions. In
this treatise he takes as the basis of his argument Sir
\Villiam Hamilton's position that "the unconditioned is
Incognizable and inconceivable ;" and the work is justly
regarded as one of the most important applications of
the llamiltonian philosophy to questions of religion.



wards published separately. I Ie was appointed Dean of
Saint Paul's, London, in 1868. Died July 30, 1871.

Mansfeld, von, fon mlns'felt, (ERNST,) COUNT, one
of the greatest generals of his time, born in 1585, was
the natural son of Peter Ernst, noticed below. After
fighting for the King of Spain and the Emperor of Ger
many, he left their service about 1610, and became an
enemy of the house of Austria. He avowed himself a
Convert to the Reformed faith, and in 1618 was chosen
general-in-chief of the Bohemian insurgents. In the
service of Frederick, whom those insurgents hnd electee
king, he fought many battles, and defeated the Bavarian;
in 1622. lie afterwards marched into Flanders and re
pulsed the Spaniards at Fleurus. Having raised anothe
army to attack Austria, he was defeated by Wallenstein
in 1626, and died near Zara in the same year. He wa
one of those generals who are as formidable after defea
as before.

See " Acta Mansfeldica," 1624; NIEMANN, " Geschichte der Gra
fen von Mansfeld," 1834 ; " Nouvelle Biographic Generale."

Mansfeld, von, (PETER ERNST,) COUNT, an abl
German general, born in 1517. In -his youth he entere'



army of the emperor Charles V. After serving in
everal campaigns, he commanded an army against the
r iench in 1552, and in 1569 led another army to aid
Charles IX. against the Huguenots. He distinguished
limself at the battle of Moncontour. He succeeded the
Duke of Parma as Governor-General of the Low Couu-
ries in 1592. Died in 1604.

Mans'field, (EDWARD D.,) LL.D., an American author,
>orn at New Haven, Connecticut, August 17, 1801. He
raduated at West Point in 1819, and at Princeton Col-
ege in 1822. Removing to Cincinnati, he practised law,
nd for many years was a prominent journalist. He
ublished a " Political Grammar," a "Treatise on Con-
titutional Law," "Life of General Scott," a "History
f the Mexican War," and various educational and legal
works. Died October 27, iSSo.

Mans'Celd, (JARED,) an American mathematician,
3orn at New Haven, Connecticut. He became pro-
essor of natural philosophy in the Military Academy at
West Point. He published several scientific works.
Died in 1830.

Mansfield, (JOSEPH KINO FENNO,) an American

general, born at New Haven, Connecticut, in 1803,

;raduated at West Point in 1822. He served as captain

n the Mexican war, (1846-47,) and became a colonel in

853. lie commanded the department of Washington

n June and July, 1861, and directed a corps at the

>attle of Antietam, where he was killed, September 17,

1862. He was a brigadier-general in the regular army.

Mansfield, LORD. See MURRAY, (WILLIAM.)

Mansfield, (RICHARD,) an actor, born at Heligo-
and in 1857. He studied art in England, but adopted
he theatrical profession, his career being mainly in
.he United States, and his range of characters readi-
ng from the Mikado to Richard III. He appeared
as Cyrano de Bergerac in 1899.

Mansi, min'see, (GIOVANNI DOMENICO,) a learned
Italian prelate, born at Lucca in 1692. He translated
nto Latin Calmet's "Dictionary of the Bible" and the
Commentary" of the same author, and edited several
works of theology. One of the most important of his
works was an edition of the "Collection of Councils,"
[" Sacrorum Conciliorum nova et amplissima CollQCtio,"
1757 et iff.,) in which he was aided by N. Coleti. Ho
was appointed Archbishop of Lucca in 1765. Died in
1769.

Mauso.mJn'so, orManzo, min'zo, (GIOVANNI BAT-
TISTA,) Marquis de Villa, an Italian author, eminent as
a patron of literature, was born in Naples about 1560.
He expended part of his fortune in founding in Naples
the Academy dfgli Ozio< ; lie was intimate with the
poet Tasso, who commemorated their friendship in his
dialogue entitled " II Manso." Milton, who had been
his guest in Naples, addressed to him in complimentary
terms a beautiful Latin poem or eclogue entitled " Man-
sus." Manso wrote the " Life of Torquato Tasso," (1619,)
and several poems. Died in 1645.

See TIRABOSCHI, !!Storia della Lelteratura Italiana."

Manso, man'so, (JOHANN KASPAR FRIEDRICH,) a
German scholar and historian, born in the duchy of
Gotha in 1759. He published a "Life of Constantino
the Great," (1817.) and a numbef of poems and an-
tiquarian treatises. Died in 1826.

Mau'spn, (GEORGE,) a Scottish water-colour painter,
born at Edinburgh, December 3, 1850. He worked with
success as a designer and wood-engraver, but after 1871
gave his attention entirely to painting. Died at Lymp-
stone, in Devon, February 27, 1876.

Mansoor, (Aboo-Amir-Mohammed.) See AL-
MANSOOR.

Mansoor, Mansour, Man^our, or MansOr, Al,
il mansooR', (Aboo-Jaafar- (or Djafar-) Abdallah,
1'booji'far ab-dSl'lah, the second Abbassicle caliph of
the Arabian empire, succeeded his brother As-Seffah (01
Al-Saffah) in 754 A.D. About 765 he founded liagclad.
which thenceforth was the capital of the empire for five
centuries. He waged war with success against the
Turcomans and the Greeks of Asia Minor, but lost
Spain, which was taken possession of by the Omeyyads.
lie is said to have united superior talents with great



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MANSTEIN



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cruelty and other vices. He died in 775 A.D., leaving
the throne to his son Mahdee, (or Mahdi.)

See WEIL, "Geschiclue der Chalifen," vol. ii. chap. ii.

Manstein, von, fon man'stin, (CHRISTOPH HER-
MANN,) an able general and historical writer, born in
Saint Petersburg in 1711. In 1745 he entered the ser
vice of Prussia, and a few years later became a major
general. He was employed by Frederick the Great in
important political affairs, and took part in the battle of
Pragut, (1757.) He was killed in a skirmish the same
year. He left "Historical, Political, and Military Me-
moirs of Russia," (in French, 2 vols., 1772.) This work
has been translated into English.

See HUBRR, "Vie de Manstein," prefixed to his " Me'moires."

Mansueti, man-soo-a'tee, (GIOVANNI,) an Italian
painter, born in Venice about 1450 ; died after 1500.

Mant,. (RICHARD,) an English bishop and commen-
tator, born at Southampton in 1776. In conjunction
with D'Oyly, he prepared an edition of the Bible, with
notes, (1817.) He became Bishop of Down and Connor
about 1823. He wrote, besides other works, a " History
Of the Church in Ireland." Died in 1848.

Mantegazza. (PAOLO,) an Italian physiologist and
author, born at Monza in 1831. He studied and prac-
tised medicine, became professor of physiology at Pavia
in 1860, and of anthropology at Florence in 1870.
His works are numerous and varied, embracing such
subjects as the physiology of pleasure, pain, and love,
spontaneous generation, physiognomy, fiction, and
travel.

Mantegna, man-ten'ya, (ANDREA,) an eminent Italian
historical painter and engraver, born at Padua about
1430, was a pupil of F. Squarcione, who adopted him
as a son. After he had worked at Padua and Verona,
lie went to Milan, where he painted the "Triumph of
Julius Caesar," which Vasari esteemed his master-piece,
and which was purchased by Charles I. of England. It
is now at Hampton Court He painted several frescos
in the Vatican at Rome, and worked some years in Man-
tua, where he was patronized by the Marquis de Gon-
znga. Among his most admired oil-paintings is the
"Delia Vittoria," (1495.) (a picture of the Marquis of
Mantua rendering thanks to the Virgin for his victory
at Fornovo,) which still retains its beauty. He was
probably the first engraver of his time. Died in I?o6.

Mantegna, (FRANCESCO,) an able Italian painter, son
Cf Andrea, noticed above. He was a pupil of his father,
and completed several works which the latter left un-
finished at Mantua. It is stated that he was the first
master of Correggio. Died after 1514.

Mantegna, del, del m3n-ten'ya, (CARLO,) an Italian
painter, was a relative and pupil of Andrea Mantegna,
noticed above. In 1514 he was master of a school of
artists in Genoa.

See VASARI, " Lives of the Painters."

Man'tell, (GIDEON ALGERNON,) an eminent English
geologist and palaeontologist, born at Lewes, in Sussex,
in 1790. He adopted the medicil profession, which he
practised many years at Lewes. A mine near that place
offered him a rich field for observations in geology, to
which his attention was early directed. He collected
from the Wealden formation and the chalk a museum ol
specimens of extinct reptiles, fishes, and plants, which was
afterwards bought by the trustees of the British Museum
for 5000. About 1825 he discovered the Iguanodon,
an extinct reptile about sixty feet long, and in that year
was elected to the Royal Society. He also discovered
three other genera of the colossal Dinosaurian reptiles.
In 1822 he published "The Fossils of the South Downs."
He removed to Clapham in 1839, and a few years later
to London. He not only enriched the science by his
discoveries, but was unsurpassed by any English geolo-
gist of his time as a lecturer and a popular expounder
of geological facts. His most important works are " On
the Iguanodon," "The Geology of the Southeast of
England," (1838,) "The Wonders of Geology," (1838,)
and "The Medals of Creation," (1844.) Died in 1852.

See ACASSIZ and STRICKLAND, " Bibliographia Zoolccix el
Geologi*."

Manteuflel, man'toiffel, (Orro THEODOR,) BARON,



a Prussian statesman, born at Liibhen in 1805. He was
appointed director in the ministry of the interior in 1846,
and minister of the interior about November, 1848.
Many of the notes and diplomatic circulars of 1848 and
1849 were written by him. He was president of the
council of ministers from December, 1850, to December
1858. Died November 26, 1882.

See G. HESBKIEL, "O. T. Manteuffel: ein Preussisches Lebens-
bild." 1851.

Manteuflel, von, fon man'toif-fel, (EDWIN HANS
KARL,) BARON, a German general, born at Magdeburg,
February 24, 1809. He entered the Prussian army in
1827. He attained the rank of major-general in 1858,
and in 1861 was made adjutant-general and lieutenant.
general. He commanded a large force of German troops
in the Danish war of 1864, a contest which he is believed
to have stirred up intentionally. During the Austrian
war of 1866 he was actively and successfully employed in
Hanover, Saxony, and Franconia; and in the Franco-
German war of 1870-71 he was one of the most brilliant
corps-commanders. In 1879 he was named imperial
lieutenant (or governor) of Alsace-Lorraine, ranking as
field-marshal general and adjutant-general of the German
army, and as principal aide-de-camp general of the
imperial staff. Died June 17, 1885.

Mantica, man-tee'ki, (FRANCESCO,) an Italian prel-
ate and jurist, born at Pordenone in 1534, published
"Decisiones Romanae," (1618.) Died in 1614.

Man'to, [Gr. Mavru,] a prophetess, daughter of Tire-
sias, was taken prisoner by the Argives at Thebes, and
was dedicated to Apollo, under whose auspices she is
said to have uttered oracles at Delphi. She was some-
times called DAPHNE, She became the wife of Rhakius
or Rhacius, and the mother of Mopsus.

Man'tpn, (THOMAS,) an English divine, born in
Somersetshire in 1620. He obtained the living of Stoke
Newington in 1643, and afterwards preached at Covcnt
Garden in London. He was eminent for eloquence and
learning, and was appointed chaplain to Cromwell in
1653. In 1660 he became a chaplain to Charles II.,
but was ejected from his church in London for non-
conformity in 1662. Several volumes of his sermons,
lectures, etc. were published. Died in 1677.

Mantouau, Le. See MANTUANO.

Mantovano. See MANTUANO.

Mantuan, man-too-an', or Man tuano, mln-too-S'no,
(BATTISTA, ) or Battista Spagnuoli, (span-yoo-o'lee.)
a Latin poet, once of great celebrity, was born at Mantua
in 1448. He had great facility as a versifier, but was de-
ficient in taste, and his works, consisting of eclogues
iilrtf, etc., are now entirely neglected. "He was, and
long continued to be," says Hallam, "the poet of
school-rooms. Erasmus says that he would be placed
by posterity not much below Virgil." He was, however,
surpassed as a Latinist by several of his contemporaries.



He lived in an age when Latin composition was in great
vogue, especially in Italy. He was a Carmelite fri
Died in 1516.



Mantuano, mSn-too-S'no, (ADAMO GHISI,) an able
engraver, born at Mantua about 1530, was a son of
Giovanni Bnttista, noticed below. He engraved aftet
Michael Angelo, Giulio Romano, and other masters.

Mantuano, (GIORGIO GHISI,) born at Mantua about
1522, was a skilful engraver and painter. He worked
many years in Rome, and engraved the finest works of
Michael Angelo, Raphael, and other masters. Among
them are "The Last Judgment," after Angelo, and the
" Holy Family" and "School of Athens," after Raphael.
He was living in 1578.

His sister, DIANA MANTUANA, a skilful artist, en-
Jraved several works of Raphael about 1570-80.

Mantuano, [Fr. LE MANTOUAN, leh mdN'too'os',1
(GIOVANNI BATTISTA BERTANO,) an Italian painter,
sculptor, engraver, and architect, the father of the pre-
reding, was born at Mantua about 1500. He was the
head of a family which produced several artists, and
whose proper name was GHISI. He was the pupil of
Oiulio Romanc. His engraving of the "Burning of
Troy" is highly prateed.

See VASARI, "Lives of the Painters."

Mantuano, (TEODORO.) See GHISI.



5, e, i, o, u, y, long; a, e, d, same, less prolonged; a, e, 1, 6, ii, y, short; a, e, i, 9, obscure; far, fil I, fit; met; nit; good; m<5on;



MANU



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Manu. [modern Hindoo pron. miin'oo,] written also
Menu, [from the Sanscrit man, to " know,"] a celebrated
Hindoo sage, the son of Brahma, and the revealer of the
code of laws known as the "Institutes of Manu."

See WtLSON, " Sanscrit Dictionary;" MOOR, " Hindu Pantheon."

Manuce, (ALDE.) See MANUTIUS, (ALDUS.)
Man'u-el L Com-ne'uus, [Gr. Mavovi/\ 6
Fr. MANUEL COMNENE, mS'nu'eY kom'nSn',] a Greek
emperor, born about 1120, was a younger son of John
Comnenus, who designated him for his successor. Manuel
began to reign at Constantinople in 1143. He was am-
bitious, brave, and licentious. He is accused of perfidy
towards the crusaders Conrad of Germany and Louis
VII., King of France, who passed, with their armies,
through his dominions in 1147, and with whom he had
made a treaty of alliance. He afterwards waged war
against Roger, King of Sicily, the Hungarians, and the
Turks, over whom he gained several victories. Peace
was made between him and Roger in 1155. In 1176 he
was defeated disastrously by Az-ed-Deen, the Turkish
Sultan, near Myriocephalus, where Manuel fought in
person. The Turks were defeated in turn by his army
in Lydia, in 1177, when the war was ended by treaty.
He died in nSo, and was succeeded by his only son,
Alexis II.

See GIBBON, "Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire;" LE BEAU,
" Histoire du Bas- Empire;" '* Nouvelle Biographic GeWrale."

Manuel n. Palaeologus, (pal-e-ol'o-gus,) [Gr. Ma-
vavri'X b MaAawAuj-oc ; Fr. MANUEL PALEOLOGUE,
pt'li'o'log',] Emperor of Constantinople, svas the second
son of John VI., who admitted him as his associate in
the empire about 1372. At the death of his father, in
1391, Manuel was held as a hostage by Sultan Bayazeed
I. I le escaped from Nicasa, and fled to his own capital,
in the same year. The enraged Sultan marched against
him, and besieged Constantinople. The French and
German chivalry came to his assistance with a large
army, and forced Bayazeed to raise the siege ; but he de-
feated those allies at Nicopolis (Nicopol) in 1396. The
Sultan prosecuted the siege for several years, until the
alarming progress of Tamerlane called him away for the
defence of his own kingdom. After the-defeat and death
of Bayazeed, in 1403, Manuel reigned in peace. He died
in 1425, aged seventy-seven, and was' succeeded by his
son, John VII. Palsologus.

See GtBBON, "History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman
Empire;" VON HAMMER, " Geschichte des Osmanischen Reidis:"
EERGER DB XIVRHY, " Me"moire sur la Vie. et les Ouvrages de Ma-
nuel Paleologue," 1853.

Manuel, ma-noo-el', or Manoel, mi-no-el', (FRAN-
CISCO,) an eminent Portuguese poet, born at Lisbon in
1734. He wrote admired odes, sonnets, and epistles,
and attained the reputation of the most excellent modern
lyric poet of Portugal. Among his poems is an ode to
\Vashington. The liberality of his principles subjected
him to a charge of heresy, lor which he was summoned
before the Inquisition. He escaped, and retired to Paris
in 1 788. He made admirable Portuguese versions of La
Fontaine's " Fables," Chateaubriand's '"Martyrs," and
\Vieland's " Oberon." His poems were published, under
the name of " Filinto Elysio." Died in Paris in 1819.

Manuel, mfnii'el', (JACQUES ANTOINE,) a French
orator and republican, born at Barcelonnette (Low Alps)
in 1775. In the profession of advocate he attained
eminence at Aix. He was a member of the Chamber of
Deputies during the Hundred Days, (1815,) when he
spoke against the pretensions of Bonaparte and of the
Bourbons. In l8iS he was elected to the Chamber of
Deputies by the liberals, and was ranked among the
ablest debaters of that assembly. "Of all the revolu-
tionary orators," says Lamartine, "he was the most
feared and hated by the majority." After a speech in
reply to Chateaubriand, he was expelled from the Cham-
ber in 1823. Died in 1827. "He had no one to con-
sole him," says Lamartine, "but Beranger, whose heart
loved in Manuel the antique stamp of the premature
but intrepid, moderate, and upright republican. . . . He
was more remarkable for character than eloquence ; he
preferred action to speech," etc.

See FADEVILLB, "Manuel juge" par ses Actions," 1824; RAMOND
LA CROISETTE, " M. Manuel," 1824: KOURTANII



r>B
Manuel,"



1849; "Nouvelle Biographic Generale."



HER, " Eloge de



Manuel, ma-noo-?I', (Don JUAN,) a Spanish prince
and author, was a nephew of Alfonso X. of Castiie. He
was Regent of Castile during part of the minority of
Alfonso XL, and distinguished himself in battle against
the Moors. He wrote many works, in prose and verse.
His political and moral treatise called "The Count of
Lucanor" (" El Conde de Lucanor") was esteemed by
Bouterwek as the finest monument of Spanish literature
in the fourteenth century. Died about 1350.

See LONGFELLOW, "Poets and Poetry of Europe;" TICKHOE
" History of SpanUh Literature."

Manuel, (Louis PIERRE,) a French revolutionist,
born at Montargis in 1751. According to Beaulieu, he
took a prominent part in the riot of the loth of August,
1792, and was a partisan of Danton. Soon after this
date he conducted the royal captives to the prison of the
Temple. He rescued Madame de Stael and Beaumar-
chais from the massacre of September. As a member
of the Convention, he voted against the death of Louis
XVI. For this he was proscribed and executed in 1793.

See PRUDHOMME, "Les Revolutions de Paris :" Louis ELANC,
" Histoire de la Revolution;" " Nouvelle Biographic Ge'ne'rale."

Manuel, mt'nu'el', (NICOLAS,) a Swiss artist, author,
and Reformer, born at Berne in 1484, was sometimes
called DEUTSCH, in Italian TEDESCO, (i.f.the "German.")
About 1510 he went to Venice and became a pupil of
Titian. He returned to Berne, and painted " The Dance
of Death," in fresco. He wrote satirical poems and
songs, and "Dramatic Moralities and Mysteries," a hu-
morous composition. In his latter years he held several
public offices, and was an active promoter of the Swiss
Reformation. Died in 1530.

Manutius, ma-nu'shg-us, (AL'DUS,) [It. ALDO MA-
NUZIO, dl'do m j-noot'se-o ; Fr. ALDE MANUCE, ild
mS'nuss',] a celebrated Italian printer and scholar, born
at Bassiano, in the Papal States, in 1447. With the
patronage of Pico de Mirandola and Alberto Pio, ho
established a printing-press at Venice about 1490. He
invented the form of type called Italic, procured manu-
scripts from various countries, and published editions of
classics which surpassed all others in correctness. About
1500 he formed at Venice a literary association called the
Aldine Academy, the design of which was to promote
literature by perfecting the copies of the models of an-
tiquity. He compiled a Greek-and-Latin Lexicon, (1497.)
Died in 1515.

See UNCER, "De Aldi Pii Manutii Vita Meritisque," 1752: D.
M. MANNI, "Vita di Aldo Pio Manozio," 1749; A. RENOUARP,
"Annales de I'lmprimerie des Aide;" AMBROISB FlRMIN DiDOT,
article in the " Nouvelle Biographic Ge'ne'rale."

Manutius, (ALDUS,) or Manuzio, (ALDO,) THE
YOUNGER, born at Venice in 1547, was a son of Paolo,
noticed below. At the age of fourteen he published a
" System of Orthography," (" Orthographiae Ratio.") He
was professor of eloquence at Bologna, Pisa, and Rome.
lie wrote, besides antiquarian treatises, " The Life of
Cosimo I. de' Medici, "and "The Accomplished Gentle-
man," (" II perfetto Gentil'uomo.") Died in 1597.

See A. RENOUARD, "Annales des Aide."

Manutius, (PAULUS,) or Manuzio, (PAOLO,) ai.
Italian printer, author, and critic, born at Venice in 1512,
was a son of Aldus Senior. As the successor of his
father in the printing-establishment, he published excel-
lent editions of Latin classics in Venice. About 1562
he removed his press to Rome, whence he returned to
Venice in 1570. lie acquired a high reputation as a
critic and as a writer of elegant Latin. Among his prin-
cipal works are "On the Roman Senate," (" De Senatu
Romano,") " On the Roman State," (" De Civitate Rp-
manaV') "Roman Antiquities," and a volume of Latin
Epistles. "The letters of Manutius," says Ilallam, "pall
on the reader by their monotonous elegance. . . . Sciop-
r>ius thinks him consummate in delicacy and grace."
^'Introduction to the Literature of Europe.") Died in
'574-

fiee A. RHNOUARD, "Annales de I'lmprimerie des Aide," 1834;
J. G. KRAUSB, "Apparatus ad P. Manutii Viiam." 1669 ; AMBROISS
FIR.MIN DIDOT, article in the " Nouvelle Biographic GiJneraJe."

Manuzio. See MANUTIUS.

Man'wood, (JOHN,) an English jurist, flourished
about 1600, and wrote a " Treatise on the Laws of the
Forest"



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Man-wood, (Sir ROGER,) probably the father of the
preceding, was chief baron of the court of exchequer.


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