The Resource Dante in love, A.N. Wilson

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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, A. N.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ4423
LC item number
.W55 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante
  • Beatrice
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Liebe
  • Frau
  • Art
  • Intellectual life
  • Political and social views
  • Relations with women
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
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xii, 386 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781250013965
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011022041
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706021029
  • (OCoLC)ocn706021029
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
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xii, 386 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9781250013965
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011022041
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)706021029
  • (OCoLC)ocn706021029

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