Melchiorre Delfico, Teramo

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Melchiorre Delfico (Montorio al Vomano 1744, Teramo 1835) was one of the most famous men of learning from Abruzzo in the whole Kingdom of Naples in the period of greatest cultural activities between the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. He was …

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Bertrando Spaventa, Bomba

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Bertrando Spaventa was born in Bomba in 1817 and was leader of the Neapolitan tradition of philosophers in the period of the Risorgimento and unification. He was the brother of Silvio, the famous patriot and statesman, as well as the …

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Benedetto Croce, Pescasseroli

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Benedetto Croce (Pescasseroli 1866 – Naples 1952), philosopher and historian of great personality, is the most famous modern man of learning from Abruzzo. Although considered Neapolitan for adoption, he had deep family and birth roots in Abruzzo. He was related …

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