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Rinuccini, Filippo di Cino
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1392-1462. Italy. Florentine nobleman, merchant and historian. His political career was limited to representative diplomatic missions and the office of the Capitano della Parte Guelfa in 1450. His family belonged to the richest families in the Santa Croce quarter. His Ricordi Storici (Historical memoirs) written in a simple Tuscan Italian were part of a Priorista (a chronological list of the priors, the members of government). His accounts cover the period from 1282 to the year before his death and concentrate in a rather traditional manner on fore…

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Lang, Heinrich, “Rinuccini, Filippo di Cino”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 27 November 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_02192>
First published online: 2016



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