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Antônio Francisco Dutra e Melo (1823–1846)

Dutra e Melo, Antônio Francisco (dö’trä ā mel’ō). A Brazilian poet; born in Rio de Janeiro, Aug. 8, 1823; died on Feb. 22, 1846. His verses are considered among the best of South American poetry. Among his choicest works are: ‘A’noite Inspiracão Poetica’; ‘A’noite de S. Toão’; and ‘Historia Critica da Lingua Latina.’