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Orlando furioso

Ludovico Ariosto (1474—1533) Italian poet

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Edmund Spenser (1552—1599) poet and administrator in Ireland

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In Orlando Innamorato and Orlando Furioso, a maiden warrior, sister of Rinaldo. Spenser owed much to Bradamante in fashioning his Britomart in The Faerie Queene.

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