Passando con pensier per un boschetto

Franco Sacchetti

General Description

Date: 1360?
Rhyme: irregular
Meter: irregular
Genre: song
This is a “caccia”, a form for musical accompaniment and several voices.


“Table of Poets” in Early Italian Poets, xxxv-xxxvi.

Raccolta di Rime Antiche Toscane IV. 208-210 (see also 174-176)

Scholarly Commentary


For editorial commentary on this work and Sacchetti, a celebrated fourteenth-century writer known best for his prose works, see DGR's note in The Early Italian Poets as well as the commentaries for DGR's translation of this work.

DGR's source text was probably the Raccolta di rime antiche toscane (IV. 208-210).

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