このトピックには2件の返信が含まれ、1人の参加者がいます。1 年、 5 ヶ月前に kasegunet さんが最後の更新を行いました。
- 2020-12-22 20:44 #15981
Dante in Love
by A.N. Wilson
- Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
- Author: A.N. Wilson
- Release date: October 25, 2011
- First published: June 1, 2011
- Language: english
- Genres: history, biography, literature, poetry, art
- Format: hardcover, 400 pages
- ISBN: 9780374134686 (0374134685)
About The Book
For William Butler Yeats, Dante Alighieri was “the chief imagination of Christendom.” For T. S. Eliot, he was of supreme importance, both as poet and philosopher. Coleridge championed his introduction to an English readership. Tennyson based his poem “Ulysses” on lines from the Inferno. Byron chastised an “Ungrateful Florence” for exiling Dante. The Divine Comedy resonates across five hundred years of our literary canon.
In Dante in Love, A. N. Wilson presents a glittering study of an artist and his world, arguing that without an understanding of medieval Florence, it is impossible to grasp the meaning of Dante’s great poem. He explains how the Italian states were at that time locked into violent feuds, mirrored in the ferocious competition between the Holy Roman Empire and the Papacy. He shows how Dante’s preoccupations with classical mythology, numerology, and the great Christian philosophers inform every line of the Comedy.
Dante in Love also explores the enigma of the man who never wrote about the mother of his children, yet immortalized the mysterious Beatrice whom he barely knew. With a biographer’s eye for detail and a novelist’s comprehension of the creative process, A. N. Wilson paints a masterful portrait of Dante Alighieri and unlocks one of the seminal works of literature for a new generation of readers.
PDF Dante in Love. MOBI ebook Dante in Love A.N. Wilson read iPad on Barnes & Noble. FB2 book Dante in Love buy for Android.
Online book Dante in Love by A.N. Wilson download on IndieBound. Hardback Dante in Love buy cheap. TXT ebook Dante in Love by A.N. Wilson on iOS on Amazon.
MP3 book Dante in Love download on iPhone on Booktopia. FictionBook Dante in Love A.N. Wilson read online. EPUB ebook Dante in Love by A.N. Wilson download on Kobo.2021-01-22 00:29 #17139
The New Saint Joseph Baltimore Catechism, No. 2 by Bennet Kelley : 97808994224282021-01-22 00:55 #17140
Conquest of the Time Master • Lynn Beach • 9780380899456