Dante's Vita Nuova, New Edition

A Translation and an Essay
Product Number: EB00776622
Released: Oct 22, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780253011947
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Description

In this new edition Musa views Dante's intention as one of cruel and comic commentary on the shallowness and self-pity of his protagonist, who only occasionally glimpses the true nature of love. ... the explication de texte which accompanies [Musa's] translation is instructively novel, always admirable.... This present work offers English readers a lengthy appraisal which should figure in future scholarly discussions." —Choice

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Author(s): Dante Alighieri
Original Publish Date: Apr 22, 1973

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