A ‘passion which consumed me’: Byron and Foscolo’s Ultime Lettere di Jacopo Ortis

By Helen Stark By Helen Stark, Newcastle University In September 2013 I was lucky enough to spend 5 days in the Pforzheimer Collection at the New York Public Library, largely – despite the myriad treasures there – consulting just one item: Teresa Guiccioli’s copy of Ugo Foscolo’s Ultime Lettere di Jacopo Ortis (1802), annotated by Lord Byron in […] …read more

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