Spesso di gioia nasce ed incomenza

Simbuono Giudice

General Description

Date: 1290?
Rhyme: abcabcdefgdefg
Meter: hendecasyllabics and setenarii
Genre: canzone

Scholarly Commentary


The canzone is printed first among Simbuono's texts in both Poeti del Primo Secolo (II. 82-84) or in the Raccolta di Rime Antiche Toscane (I. 533-535). We know virtually nothing of this dugento poet.

See DGR's translation for further commentary.

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