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Tommaso Gherardi del Testa (1814–1881)

Gherardi del Testa, Tommaso (gā-rär’dē del tes’tä). An Italian comedy-writer; born in Terriciuola, near Pisa, 1814; died near Pistoja, Oct. 13, 1881. Besides a novel, ‘The Son of an Illegitimate,’ he wrote a number of comedies: ‘George’s System’; ‘Men Must Not be Trifled With’; ‘The Reign of Adelaide’; ‘The Fashion and the Family’; ‘New Life’; and ‘The False Letters.’