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  • Petrarca lesenby Hans Grote

    frommann-holzboog Verlag 2010; US$ 37.66

    Francesco Petrarca (1304-1374) ist der meistzitierte und -imitierte Autor der europäischen Liebeslyrik. Doch sein Werk hat mehr zu bieten: Zeitgenossen und Nachgeborene schätzen ihn als Philologen und Historiker, vor allem aber als Moralphilosophen. Die kunstvolle Verschränkung von philosophischem Gehalt und literarischem Ausdruck begründet diesen... more...

  • Petrarcas Trifoni in Malerei, Dichtung und Festkulturby Alexandra Ortner

    Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften - VDG Weimar 1998; US$ 43.63

    Allegorische Triumphzüge in Malerei, Dichtung und Festkultur sind der Gegenstand dieser interdisziplinären Analyse, die den Bogen spannt von der Kunstgeschichte über die Literatur bis hin zur Theaterwissenschaft. Ausgehend von der motivgeschichtlichen Untersuchung zur Entstehung und Verbreitung eines florentinischen Bildmotivs auf cassoni und deschi... more...

  • Dante: The Divine Comedyby Robin Kirkpatrick

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 21.00

    In this accessible introduction to Dante's Divine Comedy Kirkpatrick principally focuses on Dante as a poet and storyteller. more...

  • The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Volume 2by David T. Dante Alighieri; Robert M. Durling; Ronald L. Martinez; Robert Turner

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 18.99

    Purgatorio' is the second of three volumes of a new edition and translation of Dante's masterpiece, 'The Divine Comedy'. Similar to volume I, 'The Inferno', this translation in English prose emphasizes the literal-vs-phonetic. A newly edited version of the Italian text is on facing pages and includes comprehensive notes. more...

  • Petrarcaby Joachim Küpper

    De Gruyter 2002; US$ 140.00

    Im Mittelpunkt der fünf Essays des Bandes steht die Lyrik Petrarcas. Der erste Essay indes ist dem "Secretum" gewidmet, d. h. dem Theologen und dem Philosophen Petrarca. Dies hat programmatischen Charakter: Die hier versammelten Studien versuchen, einen neuen Zugang zum "Canzoniere" zu entwickeln, indem sie die Gedichte in den Kontext... more...

  • Buch 1-12by Berthe Widmer; Kurt Flasch

    De Gruyter 2005; US$ 293.00

    In 1350, the Italian humanist and poet Francesco Petrarca  decided to form a collection of all his correspondence. The letters deal with multifarious topics, switch between narration and instruction, and the personal and the general, and are addressed to various of his learned friends and contemporaries. They are a treasure trove for... more...

  • Divine Comedies for the New Millenniumby Ronald de Rooy

    Amsterdam University Press 2003; US$ 41.75

    A lively debate on the recently published American and Dutch translations of Dante's masterpiece. more...

  • The Decameronby Giovanni Boccaccio

    ReadHowYouWant 2009; US$ 3.99

    In this collection of tales, Boccaccio has presented an assortment of emotions and experiences. The work is a testament to the creative abilities of its author. Some tales satirize the church; others picturesquely depict diverse incidents in a true-to-life manner. Engrossing! more...

  • Buch 13-24by Francesco Petrarca; Berthe Widmer

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 335.00

    In 1350, the Italian humanist and poet Francesco Petrarca decided to form a collection of all his correspondence. The letters deal with multifarious topics, switch between narration and instruction, the personal and the general, and are addressed to various of his learned friends and contemporaries. Theyconstitute a treasure trove for the... more...

  • Petrarch and the Textual Origins of Interpretationby

    BRILL 2007; US$ 144.00

    This volume addresses a far-reaching aspects of Petrarch research and interpretation: the essential interplay between Petrarch?s texts and their material preparation and reception. To read and interpret Petrarch we must come to grips with the fundamentals of Petrarchan philology. more...