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Piscatorial Eclogue


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Marine sub-genre of pastoral poetry which flourished in the 16th c., particularly in Naples and the South. It originates in the late 1490s with Sannazaro's Eclogae piscatoriae, which substitute sometimes dramatic sea scenes and fishermen for woods and shepherds.

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