Pellico, Silvio (17891854)

Pellico, Silvio, Italian poet and patriot, born in Piedmont; suffered a fifteen years' imprisonment in the Spielberg at Brünn for his patriotism, from which he was liberated in 1830; he wrote an account of his life in prison, which commanded attention all over Europe, both for the subject-matter of it and the fascination of the style (17891854).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Pellegrini, Carlo * Pellisson, Paul
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Pellico, Silvio
Pellisson, Paul
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