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Giovan Francesco Busenello

(1598—1659)


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(1598–1659).

Venetian lawyer who wrote libretti for various operas, including Monteverdi's Incoronazione di Poppea, defended Marino, and also wrote occasional verse of his own. A pupil of Paolo Sarpi and ...

Subjects: Literature.


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