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People/Characters: John Florio

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All the Queen's Men: Elizabeth I and Her Courtiers by Neville Williams
The Elizabethan Renaissance: The Life of the Society by A. L. Rowse
The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll Through the Hidden Connections of the English Language by Mark Forsyth
Giordano Bruno and the Embassy Affair by John Bossy
Heresy by S. J. Parris
The Horologicon by Mark Forsyth
Out of the Shadows: The Life of Lucy, Countess of Bedford by Lesley Lawson

Character description

John Florio was a language teacher, working for the French ambassador to England, Michel Castelnau.  He did translations, tutored Castelnau's daughter, Katherine-Marie, etc.

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