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Type: Poet
Nationality: Italian
Date of Birth: 20/07/1304
Date of Death: 19/07/1374


 

Francesco Petrarch Quotes > Books have led some to...

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Books have led some to learning and others to madness.
Francesco Petrarch
About: Books, Learning, Madness

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