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He who never leaves his country is full of prejudices.  - Carlo Goldoni
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Carlo Goldoni
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Il filosofo di campagna (enlgish title: The Country Philosopher) (1752)
Carlo Goldoni
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Pamela Fanciulla, Act I, Scene 6

Carlo Goldoni
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Born: February 25, 1707

Died: February 6, 1793 (aged 85)

Nationality: Italian

Occupation: Playwright

Bio: Carlo Osvaldo Goldoni was an Italian playwright and librettist from the Republic of Venice. His works include some of Italy's most famous and best-loved plays. Audiences have admired the plays of Goldoni for their ingenious mix of wit and honesty. His plays offered his contemporaries images of themselves, often dramatizing the lives, values, and conflicts of the emerging middle classes.

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