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Antonio de Lofraso
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Antonio de Lo Frasso, Antonio Lofrasso

Date of Birth: Unknown

Place of Birth: Alghero, Italy

Date of Death: Unknown

Place of Death: Unknown


 What little information there is about the life of Antonio de Lofraso comes mainly from his own works. Born in Sardinia, and probably originating from a wealthy family, he declares that he is a militar sardo, de la ciudad de l’Alguer (‘a Sardinian soldier from Alghero’). Between 1571 and 1573,…

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García Sánchez, María Dolores, “Antonio de Lofraso”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>

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