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Seriously, Marin Who?

Marin Držić House, Dom Marina Držića, Dubrovnik, Croatia If I say the name Marin Držić to you, what would you say?  Even assuming that I pronounced it correctly, I don’t think you recognised it, did you? It’s widely publicized within Dubrovnik that Marin Držić (1508-1567) was the Croatian Shakespeare/Moliere.  He was a master of Croatian Renaissance literature and celebrated for his comic…

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