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Foscolo, Ugolocked

(1778–1827)
  • Peter Brand

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Foscolo, Ugo (1778–1827), poet and Italian patriot, was born on 6 February 1778 on the Ionian island of Zante, then under the control of Venice, the eldest of the four children of Andrea Foscolo (1754–1788), an Italian physician, and his wife, Diamantina Spatis...

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