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Pasquale Villari (1827–1917)

Villari, Pasquale (vē-lä’rē). An Italian historian; born at Naples, 1827; died in 1917. His principal works are: ‘History of Girolamo Savonarola and his Times’ (2 vols., 1859–61; new and much improved ed. 1887–88); ‘Niccolò Machiavelli and his Times’ (3 vols., 1877–82; new ed. 3 vols., 1895); ‘Ancient Legends and Traditions Illustrating the Divine Comedy’ (1865); ‘Essays Critical, Historical, and Literary’ (1868); ‘Teaching History’ (1869); ‘The School and the Social Question in Italy’ (1872); ‘A Treatise on the Social Question in Italy’ (1902). (See Critical and Biographical Introduction).