THE DIVINE ARETINO. Pietro Aretino, James Cleugh.


Pietro of Arezzo, 1492-1556: a biography. Pp. frontispiece, plus 8 plates, endpaper map, appendix, genealogies, bibliography, index; a few bruises to edges of boards; dust wrapper, slightly scuffed, edges rubbed; tiny split to bottom edge pp. 225/6, edges of leaves faintly foxed; Anthony Blond, London, 1965. First edition. *Biography of the Italian author, playwright, poet, and satirist. Pietro Aretino (1492-1556) was also 'the best blackmailer in Renaissance Italy' [wrapper blurb]. Item #152827

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