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^Acton, Harold (1960). Art and ideas in eighteenth-century Italy. Ed. di Storia e Letteratura. s. 134. OCLC163784005. Apostolo Zeno was a Cretan who lived in Venice until he was made Court Poet to Joseph I and Charles VI in Vienna.