Grossi, Tommaso

Grossi, Tommaso tôm-mä´zō grôs´sē [key], 1791–1853, Italian novelist and poet. Imitating his friend Manzoni , he wrote romantic historical novels, among them Marco Visconti (1834, tr. 1836). Other works include lyrics in the Milanese dialect.

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