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Dante And His Time

Karl Federn

""Dante and His Time"" is a comprehensive book written by Karl Federn that delves into the life and times of the famous Italian poet, Dante Alighieri. The book provides a detailed account of the historical and cultural background of the 13th and 14th centuries in Italy, which was the period in which Dante lived and wrote his masterpiece, ""The Divine Comedy"". The book explores Dante's life, his political and religious views, and his literary works. It also discusses the social and cultural context in which Dante lived, including the rise of the Italian city-states, the influence of the Church, and the impact of the Renaissance. The author uses a wide range of primary and secondary sources to provide a rich and detailed account of the period. The book is written in a clear and accessible style, making it suitable for both scholars and general readers interested in the history and culture of medieval Italy. Overall, ""Dante and His Time"" is an essential read for anyone interested in understanding the life and times of one of the greatest poets of all time and the historical and cultural context that shaped his work.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jul 9th, 2006
  • Pages: 344
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.77in - 1.11lb
  • EAN: 9781428638877
  • Categories: Europe - ItalyEuropean - ItalianEuropean - English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh