Life and work
Steucho occurred about 1512 in Gubbio in the Order of Augustinian canons one. He studied especially languages (Hebrew, Greek, Aramaic, Syriac, Arabic, Ethiopic ) at the University of Bologna. From 1525 to 1529 he managed the library of Cardinal Domenico Grimani ( 1461-1523 ) in Venice. He was prior of S. Marco then.
In 1538 he became Bishop of Kissamos ( Crete) and on October 27, 1538 Librarian of the Vatican Library. In 1546 he participated as a Council Father at the Council of Trent.
- Perenni De philosophia. Lyon, 1540