Christian Cyclopedia

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(Francesco Petrarca; originally Petracco; 1304–74). Poet.; humanist; b. Arezzo, It.; studied at Montpellier and Bologna; traveled extensively; devoted himself to study of classics. Works include De contemptu mundi; De otio religiosorum; De vera sapientia.

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