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The Divine Comedy Best of Classic Novels By Dante Alighieri
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Dante Alighieri’s The Divine Comedy was an astonishing achievement that places the author among the ranks of the great epic poets of the classical world. It is fitting, then, that Virgil serves... More > as the autobiographical narrator’s mentor and guide through Hell and Purgatory, while Alighieri’s great, doomed love Beatrice leads him through Heaven (Paradiso). Written up until the author’s death in 1321, Alighieri broke from tradition by composing his epic in his native tongue – a Tuscan dialect – rather than the standard Latin, in which such works were normally written.< Less
The Divine Comedy By Dante Alighieri
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The Divine Comedy is an epic poem by Dante Alighieri, begun c. 1308 and completed 1320, a year before his death in 1321. It is widely considered the preeminent work of Italian literature and is seen... More > as one of the greatest works of world literature. The poem's imaginative vision of the afterlife is representative of the medieval world-view as it had developed in the Western Church by the 14th century. It helped establish the Tuscan language, in which it is written, as the standardized Italian language. It is divided into three parts: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso. On the surface, the poem describes Dante's travels through Hell, Purgatory, and Paradise or Heaven; but at a deeper level, it represents, allegorically, the soul's journey towards God. At this deeper level, Dante draws on medieval Christian theology and philosophy, especially Thomistic philosophy and the Summa Theological of Thomas Aquinas. Consequently, the Divine Comedy has been called "the Summa in verse".< Less
Inferno Study Guide & Outline By Total Class Notes
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Inferno Study Guide & Outline In Inferno, Dante Alighieri takes us on a journey mocking the western belief of hell and the afterlife. This study guide for Inferno provides you with a reflective... More > reading of this internationally bestselling novel. This Study Guide for Dante Alighieri’s Inferno is short, clear and to give you a clear and a better understanding of the novel; makes your literature teaching and studying easier and quicker. Created by teachers and professors, this is the best Inferno study guide book in the market, and it guarantees to ease your literature homework headaches and help you score high in exams. From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of themes, this Inferno Study & Review Guide by Total Class Notes has everything.< Less
Antichrist By Giovanni Scifo
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Che cos'è Antichrist? Innanzitutto é una graphic novel, una storia illustrata di fantascienza/horror che potremmo definire di genere Ero guro. Antichrist é anche una bizzarra... More > satira sociopolitica. La storia é stata ispirata dal Racconto dell'anticristo di Soloviev, dai testi di Nietzsche, da Dante Alighieri, da Go Nagai e Shintaro Kago. Antichrist, racconta la storia di Francesco, un giovane studente di fisica nell'università di Tor Gigante. Il sonno di Francesco è tormentato da un incubo ricorrente e tutti sembrano sottovalutarlo. Un giorno Antonio, il suo migliore amico lo coinvolge in una indagine che sta svolgendo per scoprire che fine abbia fatto Annamaria, una studentessa scomparsa dal campus un anno prima. La ragazza infatti pare che fosse stata coinvolta in un esperimento compiuto da uno scienziato non etico. Per la crudezza dei contenuti si consiglia la lettura ad un pubblico di maggiore età.< Less

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Genius Matters Genius Matters By Angela Maiers
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