Peter of Pisa
) was a grammarian
of the Early middle ages
. He originally taught at Pavia
. In 776
, after the conquest of the Lombard Kingdom
summoned him to his court to teach Latin
. Peter was a friend of Alcuin
. He returned about the year 790
where he died no later than 799. His work provides us an insight into the workings of Charlemagne's court.
- Vauchez, Dobson, Lapidge, Walford (eds) Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages Routledge 2001.