Andrzej Kochanowski (1542-1596) was Polish nobleman, poet and translator. He was Jan Kochanowski's younger brother and Piotr Kochanowski's paternal uncle. He was the fourth son of Piotr Kochanowski, judge of Sandomierz, and his wife Anna of the Białaczowski family. He married Zofia Sobieska and became father of (among others) Jan and Samuel. Jan Zamoyski, the great chancellor of the Kingdom of Poland, was his patron and suggested him translating Virgil's Aeneid. Kochanowski's version of Virgil's epic poem, published in 1590, is among the most important Polish translations of the 16th century. Kochanowski also translated Plutarch's works.
- Szlak rodu Kochanowskich (in Polish)
- Encyklopedia Gutenberga
- Roman Krzywy, Epos heroiczny – niespełnione marzenie staropolskich twórców? [Heroic epic poem - unfulfilled dream of Old Polish poets?], http://www.wilanow-palac.pl/epos_heroiczny_niespelnione_marzenie_staropolskich_tworcow.html (in Polish)
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