la Scala. (Dante, heretique, revolutionnaire, et socialiste, Paris, 1854, pp. 118-120.) of Verona, or the length of his stay with him, may have been, it is certain that he was in Ravenna in 1320, and that, on his return thither from an embassy to Venice (concerning which a curious letter, forged probably by Doni, is extant), he died on September 14, 1321 (13th, according to others). He was buried at Ravenna under a monument built by his friend, Guido Novello.
If no monument at all was built b375.
Among his successors were Filippo Villani and Filelfo.
Bologna was the first to follow the example of Florence, Benvenuto da Imola having begun his lectures, according to Tiraboschi, so early as 1375.
Chairs were established also at Pisa, Venice, Piacenza, and Milan before the close of the century.
The lectures were delivered in the churches and on feastdays, which shows their popular character.
Balbo reckons (but this is guess-work) that the Ms. copies of the Divina Commedia made dur
In this last quality Ariosto, whose emulous pupil he was, is as Bologna to Venice in the comparison.
That, when the personal allusions have lost their meaning aten our perceptions, not so long as to cloy them.
He makes one think always of Venice; for not only is his style Venetian,
Was not this picture painted by Paul VeVenetian,
Was not this picture painted by Paul Veronese, for example?
Arachne figured how Jove did abuse Europa like a bull, and on his back Her through the sea did bear:. . . . She seemed still back unto the laner begins a complimentary sonnet prefixed to the Commonwealth and Government of Venice (1599) with this beautiful verse,
Fair Venice, flower of the last world's dVenice, flower of the last world's delight.
Perhaps we should read lost? but as the gallery there is housed in the shell of an abandoned convent, so his in that of a deserted allegory.
And again, as at Venice you swim in a gondola from Gian Bellini to Titian, and from Titian to Tintoret, so in him, where other cheer is wanting, the gentle sway of his measure,