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- Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 16.99
The English prose is arranged in tercets to facilitate easy correspondence to the verse form of the Italian on the facing page, enabling the reader to follow both languages line by line. In an effort to capture the peculiarities of Dante's original language, this translation strives toward the literal and sheds new light on the shape of the poem. more...
- Oxford University Press 2005; US$ 27.99
Dante's metaphysics--his understanding of reality--is very different from our own. To present Dante's ideas about the cosmos, or God, or salvation, or history, or poetry within the context of post-Enlightenment presuppositions, as is usually done, is thus to capture only imperfectly the essence of those ideas. The recovery of Dante's metaphysics is... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 115.00
A study of Dante from an Arabo-Islamic perspective. more...
- University of California Press 2008; US$ 36.95
This new critical volume, the second to appear in the three-volume Lectura Dantis, contains expert, focused commentary on the Purgatorio by thirty-three international scholars, each of whom presents to the nonspecialist reader one of the cantos of the transitional middle cantica of Dante's unique Christian epic. The cast of characters is as colorful... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 133.95 US$ 116.09
A comprehensive guide to Dante’s life and literature, with an emphasis on his Commedia . This text looks at the influences that shaped Dante’s writing, and the reception of his work by later readers, from the 14th century to the present. Introduces Dante through four main approaches: the context of his life and career; his literary... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 23.00
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... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 110.00
The Petrarchan revival in Romantic England was a unique phenomenon which involved an impressive number of scholars, translators and poets. This book analyses the way Petrarch was read and re-written by Romantic figures. The result is a history of the Romantic-era sonnet and a new lens for understanding English Romantic poetry. more...
- Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 103.60
Proposant comme objet commun dinterrogation « le sens et la présence du sujet poétique », tel quil se manifeste ou se refuse, dérive ou déborde, séprouve ou séchappe dans la production poétique de la France et du monde francophone depuis 1980, le présent volume réunit un... more...