Arrigo Boito

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Italy, Composer
February 24, 1842June, 10, 1918.

Arrigo Boito ( 24 February 1842 – 10 June 1918) , was an Italian poet, journalist, novelist, librettist and composer, best known today for his libretti, especially those for Giuseppe Verdi's operas Otello and Falstaff, and his own opera Mefistofele. Along with Emilio Praga, and his own brother Camillo Boito he is regarded as one of the prominent representatives of the Scapigliatura artistic movement.

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