- Sebastian Miczyński
Sebastian Miczynski was a 16th/17th century Polish academic. Professor of philosophy at Kraków
In 1618 Sebastian Miczynski he published antisemitic pamphlet "Zwierciadlo Korony Polskej" (
The Mirror of the Polish Crown), which was one of the causes of anti-Jewish riots in Kraków. In order to prevent further disorders King Sigismund III Vasaforbade the dissemination of this pamphlet, as did his son, Władysław IV Vasa(during Election sejm of 1632) - however successive editions of "Zwierciadlo" appeared, contributing to the birth of antisemitic literature in Poland.
* [http://www.arts.gla.ac.uk/Slavonic/staff/Polcen16c.html Censorship in Poland: From the Beginnings to the Enlightenment]
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