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FREE shipping on qualifying offers. From the author of the acclaimed Heloise & Abelard comes a new biography of Dante.

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бесплатно, без регистрации и без смс. "e;A bold, readable and well-documented exploration of the imagination of one of the great founder figures of European culture. e; David Starkey"e;The book wears its considerable scholarship lightly. Written in a no-nonsense, attractive style, it combines seriousness with wry humour. Dante, famously, managed to hold the entire universe in his head; James Burge convinces us that he has somehow managed to do the same.

Dante's Invention : The History Behind Dan Brown's Inferno. A biography of Dante from the author of the acclaimed Heloise & Abelard explores Inferno's meaning and how and why it was written, making fascinating companion reading for Dan Brown's forthcoming Inferno The young Dante Alighieri was a love-sick poet who concentrated on writing rarefied, intellectual verse about Beatrice, the girl he had loved since they were both children.

The book wears its considerable scholarship lightly

A bold, readable and well-documented exploration of the imagination of one of the great founder figures of European culture. The book wears its considerable scholarship lightly. Sir Christopher Frayling. The young Dante Alighieri was a self-absorbed poet who composed rarefied verse about the nature of love.

James Burge is a writer and television documentarian. He is the author of Heloise & Abelard: A Twelfth-Century Love Story. 5 12% (2). 4 65% (11).

DANTE'S INVENTION The history behind Inferno

DANTE'S INVENTION The history behind Inferno. A new paperback of Dante's Invention published today with satisfyingly vulgar cover ahead of Dan Brown's novel, Inferno. Read about it here first! Dante's Invention. Director: and writer: James Burge, UK Original Title: THe Circles of Light; Date: June 1995; Dante - the divine comedy Dante's Ascension Visionary to Heaven.

The book wears its considerable scholarship lightly. Interweaving Dante's imaginary journey through the cosmos with the real story of his life, James Burge reveals how a love-struck Florentine teenager evolved into il Sommo Poeta (the Supreme Poet).

Title : Dante's Invention. Product Category : Books. Goods inserted into heavy duty cardboard envelopes which are recyclable. James Burge is a writer and television documentarian. Country of Publication.

From the author of the acclaimed Heloise & Abelard comes a new biography of Dante, following his life through the turbulent world of late middle ages
Dante's Invention download epub
Arts & Literature
Author: James Burge
ISBN: 0752455869
Category: Biographies & Memoris
Subcategory: Arts & Literature
Language: English
Publisher: The History Press (January 4, 2011)
Pages: 252 pages