Reading Dante S Stars

Author: Alison Cornish
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300133493
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This book makes a sustained analysis of Dante's use of astronomy, not only in terms of the precepts of medieval science but also in relation to specific moral, philosophical, and poetic problems laid out in each chapter.

Reading Dante From Here To Eternity

Author: Prue Shaw
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0871407809
Size: 37.79 MB
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Written with the general reader in mind, Reading Dante brings her knowledge to bear in an accessible yet expert introduction to his great poem. This is far more than an exegesis of Dante’s three-part Commedia.

Dante S Divine Comedy

Author: Seymour Chwast
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1608198774
Size: 73.24 MB
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In the work's three parts (Inferno, Purgatory, and Paradise), Dante chronicles his travels throughthe afterlife, cataloging a multitude of sinners and saints-many of them real people to whom Dante tellingly assigned either horrible ...

A Reading Of Dante S Inferno

Author: Wallace Fowlie
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226258882
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This work is a guide to the reading of Dante's great poem, intended for the use of students and laymen, particularly those who are approaching the Inferno for the first time.

A Modern Reader S Guide To Dante S The Divine Comedy

Author: Joseph Gallagher
Publisher: Liguori Publications
Size: 54.96 MB
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In this work, Joseph Gallagher brings the power and prestige of this medieval classic to a new generation of readers--taking them on a guided tour through heaven, purgatory, and hell. (Formerly titled "To Hell and Back with Dante") ...

How Dante Can Save Your Life

Author: Rod Dreher
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1941393772
Size: 23.96 MB
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Dante told his patron that he wrote his poem to bring readers from misery to happiness. It worked for Rod Dreher. Dante saved Rod Dreher’s life—and in this book, Dreher shows you how Dante can save yours.

Reading Dante

Author: Giuseppe Mazzotta
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300191359
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Giuseppe Mazzotta brings Dante and his masterpiece to life in this exploration of the man, his cultural milieu, and his endlessly fascinating works.div /DIVdivBased on Mazzotta’s highly popular Yale course, this book offers a critical ...


Author: Dante Alighieri
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486112616
Size: 41.86 MB
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The first stop on Dante's famous journey from Hell to Purgatory to Paradise, this 14th-century allegorical poem blends vivid and shocking imagery with graceful lyricism.

Aristotle And Dante Discover The Secrets Of The Universe

Author: Benjamin Alire Saenz
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1442408928
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Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents and his family that he has never asked before.

Dante S Testaments

Author: Peter S. Hawkins
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804737012
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Exploring Dante's reading and how he transformed what he found, this book argues that the independence and strength of Dante's poetic stance stems from deep and sustained experience of Christian scriptures.