Reading Dante S Stars

Author: Alison Cornish
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300133493
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This book makes a sustained analysis of Dante's use of astronomy, not only in terms of the precepts of medieval science but also in relation to specific moral, philosophical, and poetic problems laid out in each chapter.

Reading Dante From Here To Eternity

Author: Prue Shaw
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0871407809
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In Dante's cosmos, the “fixed stars” form an eighth or “crystalline” sphere inside
which the seven planetary spheres are nested. This eighth sphere is in turn
enclosed by the primum mobile (“first mover”), the ninth sphere, which imparts
motion ...

Gestirn Und Literatur Im 20 Jahrhundert

Author: Maximilian Bergengruen
ISBN: 9783596167807
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Sur Samuel Beckett, Paris 1994, S. 24 f. 1 1 Vgl. Hermann Gmelins Anmerkung
zu Inf. 1.38 in Dante, Göttliche Komödie (Anm. 6), S. 399; Zitat: Inf. 1.18. 12 Vgl.
hierzu ausführlicher: Alison Cornish, Reading Dante's Stars, New Haven, London

Time And The Astrolabe In The Canterbury Tales

Author: Marijane Osborn
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806134031
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Because of Chaucer's familiarity with the Commedia, Dante will often be
mentioned in the discussions that follow. ... To this may be added Alison
Cornish's Reading Dante's Stars, though her aim is quite different from Orr's,
concerned more ...

Reading Dante

Author: Giuseppe Mazzotta
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300191359
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Now we are going to look at the three cantos in the eighth sphere of Dante's
cosmos, the heaven of the fixed stars. We are beyond the planets, in a sphere
where Dante discusses the three theological virtues—so called to distinguish
them from ...

Dante S Divine Comedy Paradise

Author: Kathryn Ann Lindskoog
Publisher: Mercer University Press
ISBN: 9780865545847
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C. S. Lewis read Dante's Inferno when he was in his teens, and he read
Purgatory when he was in a hospital ... It is like the stars — endless mathematical
subtility of orb, cycle, epicycle and ecliptic, unthinkable & unpicturable yet at the
same ...

The Complete Danteworlds

Author: Guy P. Raffa
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Un idea di Dante: Saggi danteschi. Turin: Einaudi, 1976. Cornish, Alison.
Reading Dante's Stars. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2000. Corti, Maria.
Scritti su Cavalcanti e Dante. Turin: Einaudi, 2003. Croce, Benedetto. La poesia
di Dante.

Commentary On Dante S The Divine Comedy Paradiso Canto Xxxiii

Author: Christopher Alan Anderson
Publisher: First Edition Design Pub.
ISBN: 1622871502
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Dante Alighieri (1265‐1321) The Divine Comedy, Paradiso, Canto XXXIII O Light
Eternal, that alone abidest in ... Here power failed the high phantasy; but now my
desire and will, like a wheel that spins with even motion, were revolved by the
Love that moves the sun and the other stars. ... Reading from the Introduction by
Eugenio Montale, he states, “Dante's last years in Florence before his exile saw
the ...

Dante S Divine Comedy

Author: Seymour Chwast
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1608198774
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In the work's three parts (Inferno, Purgatory, and Paradise), Dante chronicles his travels throughthe afterlife, cataloging a multitude of sinners and saints-many of them real people to whom Dante tellingly assigned either horrible ...

Cambridge Readings In Dante S Comedy

Author: Kenelm Foster
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521241405
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Cantos xxxn- xxxiv describe this last circle of Hell, the sinners who inhabit it, and
Dante's encounter with some of them. ... of the canto - on the other side of the
world, on the shore of the Mountain of Purgatory, and finally see the stars again.