Forlì 1883-San Pellegrino Terme 1961. Italian entrepreneur and publisher. Received an education based on the ideals of Mazzini and the Risorgimento. A pupil of Giovanni Pascoli, he graduated in Literature from the University of Bologna. Took up teaching, then moved to Milan and became an entrepreneur. In 1937 he moved into publishing (Garzanti Editore). Set up the Fondazione Livio e Maria Garzanti for artists and writers.