Found 2 collections related to Cogni, Margherita

Magnarotto, Andrea
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
To Lord Byron, poet : 1 letter signed : 29 Sep 1818 : (B'ANA 0242) : from Venice : in Italian; body of the letter in a scribal hand; regarding his wife's brazen and immoral nature; imploring Byron to spare himself trouble by keeping his distance... more
Cogni, Margherita
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
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Margherita Cogni, "La Fornarina," a Venetian baker's wife with whom Lord Byron had an affair from ca. August 1817 to sometime in 1819. In an 1819 letter to John Murray, Byron details an incident in which Cogni, in a violent fit, cut his thumb with... more