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


 

Francesco Petrarch Quotes > How fortune brings to earth...

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How fortune brings to earth the over-sure!
Francesco Petrarch
About: Fortune

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