matteo bandello

Bandello

[bahn-del-law]
noun
Matteo [maht-te-aw] , 1485–1561, Italian ecclesiastic and author.
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matteo bandello

Italian writer whose Novelle (stories) started a new trend in 16th-century narrative literature and had a wide influence in England, France, and Spain.

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