Bzovius

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Abraham Bzovius)
Jump to: navigation, search

Abraham Bzowski (Bzovius) (1567–1637) was a Polish Dominican historian. He carried on the work of Baronius. The Catholic Encyclopedia calls his contributions for 1198 to 1571 "less notable" than some of other continuators,[1] namely Raynaldus, Laderchi, and August Theiner.

Works[edit]

  • Thaumaturgus Polonus seu de vita et miraculis S. Hyacinthi (Venice, 1606)
  • Vita Beati Ceslai Odrovantii (Cracow, 1608), life of Ceslas Odrowaz
  • Annales Ecclesiastici, (Cologne, 1625-1630 volumes) full title Annalium Ecclesiasticorum post illustriss. et Reverendiss. Dom. Caesarem Baronium S. R. E. Cardinalem Bibliothecarium etc.
  • De vita Pauli V (Rome, 1625)]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Wikisource-logo.svg "Ven. Cesare Baronius". Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. 1913.