Inferno (SparkNotes Literature Guide) (PagePerfect NOOK Book) [NOOK Book]

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Spark Publishing’s Literature Guides are celebrating their 5th Anniversary! To celebrate this, we’re giving our TOP 50 a revamp by adding some exciting new features.

There will be sixteen pages devoted to writing a literary essay ...

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Inferno (SparkNotes Literature Guide) (PagePerfect NOOK Book)

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Overview

Spark Publishing’s Literature Guides are celebrating their 5th Anniversary! To celebrate this, we’re giving our TOP 50 a revamp by adding some exciting new features.

There will be sixteen pages devoted to writing a literary essay including:

  • Glossary of literary terms,
  • Step by step tutoring on how to write a literary essay
  • Feature on how not to plagiarized.

Each book will also include an A+ Essay; an actual literary essay written about the Spark-ed book, to show students how an essay should be written.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781411489516
  • Publisher: Sterling
  • Publication date: 10/11/2007
  • Series: SparkNotes Literature Guide Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 80
  • Sales rank: 421,466

Table of Contents

Context 1
Plot Overview 5
Character List 9
Analysis of Major Characters 13
Dante Alighieri 13
Virgil 14
Themes, Motifs & Symbols 17
The Perfection of God's Justice 17
Evil as the Contradiction of God's Will 18
Storytelling as a Way to Achieve Immortality 18
Political Arguments 19
Classical Literature and Mythology 20
Summary & Analysis 22
Cantos I-II 22
Cantos III-IV 26
Cantos V-VI 29
Cantos VII-IX 32
Cantos X-XI 36
Cantos XII-XIII 39
Cantos XIV-XVII 42
Cantos XVIII-XX 45
Cantos XXI-XXIII 49
Cantos XXIV-XXVI 52
Cantos XXVII-XXIX 55
Cantos XXX-XXXIII 58
Canto XXXIV 62
Addendum: Terza Rima 65
Important Quotations Explained 69
Key Facts 75
Study Questions & Essay Topics 77
Study Questions 77
Suggested Essay Topics 80
Review & Resources 81
Quiz 81
Suggestions for Further Reading 86
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2008

    HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!

    Sparknotes seems to be better outlined than cliffnotes.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 18, 2002

    Dante's Inferno: Understood!

    The commentary provided in this SparkNote enabled me to thoroughly understand the symbolism in Dante's Inferno. I recommend it to anyone trying to decipher difficult works.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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