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Ariosto, Lodovico, 1474-1533

LC control no.n 79041715
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPQ4566 PQ4603
Personal name headingAriosto, Lodovico, 1474-1533
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Variant(s)Ariost, Lodovico, 1474-1533
Ariosto, Ludovico, 1474-1533
Birth date1474
Death date1533
Found inCuccaro, V. The humanism of Ludovico Ariosto, 1981: t.p. (Ludovico Ariosto)
Wikipedia, 06-20-2016: (Ludovico Ariosto (Italian poet); b. 8 September 1474; d. 6 July 1533; he is best known as the author of the romance epic Orlando Furioso (1516); the poem, a continuation of Matteo Maria Boiardo's Orlando Innamorato, describes the adventures of Charlemagne, Orlando, and the Franks as they battle against the Saracens with diversions into many sideplots)