Petrarca, Francesco
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Francesco (Franciscus) Petrarca or Francis Petrarch (o20-7-1304 in Arezzo, †19-7-1374 in Arquà) was the eldest son of Elietta Canigiani and the Florentine notary Ser Piero…

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Enenkel, Karl A. E., “Petrarca, Francesco”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 18 March 2018 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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