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 (frăn-chĕs′kə, frän-), Piero della


(Italian franˈtʃeska)
(Biography) See Piero della Francesca


(frænˈtʃɛs kə, frɑn-)

Piero della (Piero dei Franceschi), c1420–92, Italian painter.
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Was it not a book that sent Paolo and Francesca for ever wandering on that stormy wind of passion and of death?
I took my sad heart's fill of the sad story of "Paolo and Francesca," which I already knew in Leigh Hunt's adorable dilution, and most of the lines read themselves into my memory, where they linger yet.
He considered with some irony the philosophy which he had developed for himself, for it had not been of much use to him in the conjuncture he had passed through; and he wondered whether thought really helped a man in any of the critical affairs of life: it seemed to him rather that he was swayed by some power alien to and yet within himself, which urged him like that great wind of Hell which drove Paolo and Francesca ceaselessly on.
Ah," said he, "we have at Pisa, Ugolino's tower; at Ferrara, Tasso's prison; at Rimini, the room of Francesca and Paolo.
Only this morning she had confused Francesco Francia with Piero della Francesca, and Cecil had said, "What
Francesca Dee McQuillan, who attends Highfield Community Primary School, was inspired to do something to help those less fortunate than herself after her and her sister, Sofia, watched a YouTube clip about the Little Princess Trust.
Francesca Burr, 28, suffered fractures in five different places when a violent seizure caused her to fall down a flight of stairs.
Francesca said: "I won't ever be the same because my brain has had to change and is held together with metal pins.
com/gio-kaylen-got-back-together-after-are-you-one-wrapped-mtv-star-reveals-2402572) his relationship with Kaylen and tells his partner Francesca it is unhealthy for him.
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