Pietro Aretino





Pietro Aretino


Born
in Arezzo, Italy
April 02, 1492

Died
October 01, 1556


Pietro Aretino was an Italian author, playwright, poet and satirist who wielded immense influence on contemporary art and politics and invented modern literate pornography.

Average rating: 3.52 · 310 ratings · 28 reviews · 63 distinct works · Similar authors
The School of Whoredom

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The Secret Life of Nuns

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Sonetti lussuriosi e dubbi ...

3.85 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 1526 — 4 editions
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The Secret Life of Wives

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La cortigiana

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3.18 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1525 — 7 editions
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Sonetos Luxuriosos

3.43 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 1524 — 15 editions
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The Marescalco (Carleton Re...

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Selected Letters

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Jak Nanna swą córeczkę Pipp...

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More books by Pietro Aretino…
“I am, indeed, a king, because I know how to rule myself.”
Pietro Aretino

“I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.”
Pietro Aretino

“let us love winter, for it is the spring of genuis.”
Pietro Aretino

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