Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Boccaccio” in chapter 1 of James Russell Lowell, Among my books:

...i and elsewhere have been wrongly attributed to him, though we may safely believe in his helpful comment and suggestion. To prove his love of music, the episode of Casella were enough, even without Boccaccio 's testimony. The range of Dante's study and acquirement would be encyclopedic in any age, but at that time it was literally possible to master the omne scibile, and he seems to have accomplished it...
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Messer Giovanni Boccaccio 40 40 0 0 0 user votes
Boccaccio 42 0 0 0 0 user votes
Giovanni Boccaccio 4 0 0 0 0 user votes

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