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Vittorio Alfieri (1749—1803)

William Shakespeare (1564—1616) playwright and poet

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Alessandro Pepoli, Count

(1752—1796)


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(1752–96).

Venetian dramatist. A self-styled champion of liberty, he systematically sought to outdo Alfieri in his numerous tragedies—often on subjects Alfieri had already treated—and in his extravagant lifestyle. He also ...

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