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Dante in love, A.N. Wilson

Label
Dante in love
Title
Dante in love
Statement of responsibility
A.N. Wilson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a passionate account of the influential European poet that sets his life against a background of the political turbulence of the 13th century, placing his work in a context of such contemporaries as Giotto, Aquinas, and Pope Boniface VIII
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 851/.1
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ4423
LC item number
.W55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
Label
Dante in love, A.N. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2011 by Atlantic Books ... , Great Britain"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why this book has been written -- Rome -- Dante's Florence 1260 -- Gemma Donati and Beatrice Portinari -- Dante's education -- A new constitution for Florence and the Sicilian vespers -- Late teens, the dream -- A poet's apprenticeship -- The warrior who fought at Campaldino -- Death of Beatrice -- The consolation of philosophy -- The dark wood -- Dante and the painted word. Giotto at Padua -- The common tongue -- Medieval autobiography -- Dante in love with a woman in Casentino. The origins of The comedy -- Crown imperial -- Dante in love again with Beatrice -- Ravenna and Venice -- In paradisum -- Dante's afterlife
Control code
ocm706021029
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xii, 386 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374134686
Lccn
2011022041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706021029
  • (Sirsi) a1089452
Label
Dante in love, A.N. Wilson
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 2011 by Atlantic Books ... , Great Britain"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why this book has been written -- Rome -- Dante's Florence 1260 -- Gemma Donati and Beatrice Portinari -- Dante's education -- A new constitution for Florence and the Sicilian vespers -- Late teens, the dream -- A poet's apprenticeship -- The warrior who fought at Campaldino -- Death of Beatrice -- The consolation of philosophy -- The dark wood -- Dante and the painted word. Giotto at Padua -- The common tongue -- Medieval autobiography -- Dante in love with a woman in Casentino. The origins of The comedy -- Crown imperial -- Dante in love again with Beatrice -- Ravenna and Venice -- In paradisum -- Dante's afterlife
Control code
ocm706021029
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xii, 386 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374134686
Lccn
2011022041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706021029
  • (Sirsi) a1089452

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