COGNI, Giulio. Siena 10.1.1908 — 15.11.1984. Italian Author and Composer interested in religions, parapsychology and like. Living in Siena. In the 1930s he was a fascist and racial theoretician. He taught psychology and musical esthetics at the Conservatorio Luigi Cherubini in Florence.
Publications: Il Razzismo. 1936 and other works, also much on music.
– “Un raro testo buddhista: il Manicūḍāvadāna”, IT 3-4, 1975-76, 145-163.
– Bhagavadgita, il canto del beato. 112 p. Rome 1980.
Sources: bibliography in Io sono Te. Ceschina 1970; Wikipedia (further details in Italian version).