Vedesti al mio parere ogni valore

Guido Cavalcanti

General Description

Date: 1293
Rhyme: abbaabbacdccdc
Meter: hendecasyllabics
Genre: sonnet


“Introduction to Part II” (in The Early Italian Poets) I. 193-206

◦ Cicciaporci, Rime di Guido Cavalcanti, 11

◦ Cassata, Guido Cavalcanti. Rime, 177-179

Scholarly Commentary


DGR's source for this famous response to Dante's opening sonnet of his Vita Nuova was Cicciaporci (Sonnet XX, page 11). For a full commentary see DGR's translation.

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