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Author Scott, John A. (John Alfred), 1932-
Title Understanding Dante / John A. Scott.
Published Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2004.
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 Floor3  PQ4390 .S464 2004    DUE 02-28-15
  
Description xxxi, 466 p. ; 24 cm.
Series William and Katherine Devers series in Dante studies ; v. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 411-434) and indexes.
Contents Dante's new life: Vita Nova -- Language and the craft of literature: de vulgari eloquentia -- Dante's lyric poetry: Rime -- Dante's banquet of knowledge: Convivio -- Dante's vision of world empire and peace: Monarchia -- The Comedy, prolegomena: The prologue scene (Inferno I-2) -- Dante's other world: Moral order -- Dante's other world: Topography and demography -- Dante and classical antiquity -- The poet of the Comedy -- The Comedy and the Bible -- Dante and his contemporary world -- Dante's Latin epistles, Questio de aqua et terra, and eclogues.
Subject Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Related To Online version: Scott, John A. (John Alfred), 1932- Understanding Dante. Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2004 (OCoLC)607573963
ISBN 0268044503 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780268044503 (cloth : alk. paper)
0268044511 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780268044510 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 52239501