G. G. Pontano

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G. G. Pontano

G. G. Pontano (1426–1503) was considered one of the best Latin stylists of the Renaissance. His works include De Fortuna and De Prudentia, philosophical treatises; De Bella Napolitano, a work of history; and many poems, the most famous of which are Lepidina, Urania, and De Amore Coniugali.

"To His Wife, Ariadna"

Poetry, Translation
July 24, 2013