Lavinia Mazzucchetti (1889-1965)

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Letters sent from Lavinia Mazzucchetti (1889-1965). University Professor of German Language; an antifascist, in 1929 she was removed from her position. Translator of German authors in Italian (including Mann, Goethe, and Rilke), literary critic and scholar; she was advisor to Mondadori publishing house for the German literature department (Source: Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani).