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, another son of the above Sylvester, was born at Rome, where he was promoted
, another son of the above
Sylvester, was born at Rome, where he was promoted to
be secretary of the briefs after the death of Poggio in 1568.
He died in the prime of life. He was the author of a translation of “
Diogenes Laertius,” which was published at
Rome in 1594, fol. at the expence of cardinal Peter Aldobrandini, his nephew; and also of a commentary on Aristotle’s treatise on hearing. These works have been praised
by Veltori, by Buonamici, and by Casaubon. There have
been several other cardinals of the same name and family.