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Danteworlds : a reader's guide to the Inferno

Author: Guy P Raffa
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of the greatest works of world literature, Dante Alighieri?s The Divine Comedy has, despite its enormous popularity and importance, often stymied readers with its multitudinous characters, references, and themes. But until now, students of the Inferno have lacked a suitable resource to guide their reading. Welcome to Danteworlds, the first substantial guide to the Inferno in English. Guy P. Raffa takes readers  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Raffa, Guy P.
Danteworlds.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007
(DLC) 2006032999
(OCoLC)71842808
Named Person: Dante Alighieri; Dante, Alighieri; Dante, Alighieri; Dante (Alighieri).
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Guy P Raffa
ISBN: 9780226702780 0226702782 1281966274 9781281966278
OCLC Number: 309296095
Description: 1 online resource (155 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: Welcome to Danteworlds; Major Events in Dante's Life; Map of Italy in the Thirteenth Century; Illustration of Dante's Hell; Dark Wood (Inferno 1-2); Periphery of Hell: Cowardice (Inferno 3); Circle 1: Limbo (Inferno 4); Circle 2: Lust (Inferno 5); Circle 3: Gluttony (Inferno 6); Circle 4: Avarice and Prodigality (Inferno 7); Circle 5: Wrath and Sullenness (Inferno 7-9); Circle 6: Heresy (Inferno 9-11); Circle 7: Violence (Inferno 12-17); Circle 8, Pouches 1-6: Fraud (Inferno 18-23); Circle 8, Pouches 7-10: Fraud (Inferno 24-30); Circle 9: Treachery (Inferno 31-34); Changing Values?
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Takes readers on a geographic journey through Dante's underworld circle by circle - from the Dark Wood down to the ninth circle of Hell - in much the same way Dante and Virgil proceed in their  Read more...

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