3 September, 2015
Author: Angela Veronese
Category: Rare Books
VERONESE, Angela. Varie poesie di Angela Veronese Trivigiana.
Venice, Francesco Andreola, 1804
First edition of this collection of poems by Veronese, one of a small number of early female poets writing in Italian, particularly notable for her working-class background and mature discovery of literacy and the literary; a contrast to the more aristocratic lady literati of the seventeenth century.
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