“Table of Poets” in
Early Italian Poets vol. 1,
Valeriani and Lampredi, Poeti
del primo secolo vol. 2, 225-226.
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Little is known of this poet other than that he was
a Florentine. DGR's source text—which is
clearly corrupt in the first stanza—is
del primo secolo (I. 225-226). The translation is close in its
imitation of the metrical features of the original but fairly free in other
The translation is probably an early work, from the late 40s or early 50s.
The translation was first published in 1861 in
Early Italian Poets; it was reprinted in 1874 in
and his Circle.