The present translation of Petrarch completes the
Illustrated Library series of the Italian Poets emphatically
distinguished as “I Quattro Poeti Italiani.”
It is rather a singular...
The Italian poet Petrarch (1304-1374), or Francesco Petrarca, is best known for the Iyric poetry of his Canzoniere and is considered one of the greatest love poets of world literature. A scholar of cl...