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Masolino da Todi

General Description

Date: 1250?
Rhyme: abbaabbacdecde
Meter: hendecasyllabics
Genre: sonnet


Scholarly Commentary


Masalino (or Masarello) da Todi was a dugento poet about whom we know virtually nothing. DGR's source was either the text in Poeti del primo secolo (II. 87) or in the Raccolta di rime antiche toscane (I. 438-439).

See DGR's translation for further commentary.

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