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The Dante Club

Author: Matthew Pearl
Publisher: Rockland, MA : Wheeler Pub., 2003.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1865 Boston, the literary geniuses of the Dante Club prepare to unveil Dante's remarkable visions to the New World while powerful Boston Brahmins fight to keep Dante in obscurity, fearing infiltration of foreign superstitutions will prove corrupting.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Dante Alighieri; Oliver Wendell Holmes; Ralph Waldo Emerson; Dante Alighieri; Ralph Waldo Emerson; Oliver Wendell Holmes
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Pearl
ISBN: 1587244659 9781587244650
OCLC Number: 52134802
Description: 645 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Matthew Pearl.

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In 1865 Boston, the literary geniuses of the Dante Club prepare to unveil Dante's remarkable visions to the New World while powerful Boston Brahmins fight to keep Dante in obscurity, fearing infiltration of foreign superstitutions will prove corrupting.

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