Vita Nuova / Edition 1

Vita Nuova / Edition 1

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by Dante Alighieri, E (Translator) Vasta, Dino S. (Translator) Cervigni
     
 

ISBN-10: 0268019266

ISBN-13: 9780268019266

Pub. Date: 06/28/1996

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press

This celebration of the poet's passionate love for his immortal Beatrice weaves together rapturous sonnets and canzoni with prose commentaries and an autobiographical narrative. A predecessor to The Divine Comedy, La Vita Nuova (The New Life) also serves as an ever-relevant treatise on the art and technique of poetry.  See more details below

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This celebration of the poet's passionate love for his immortal Beatrice weaves together rapturous sonnets and canzoni with prose commentaries and an autobiographical narrative. A predecessor to The Divine Comedy, La Vita Nuova (The New Life) also serves as an ever-relevant treatise on the art and technique of poetry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780268019266
Publisher:
University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date:
06/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
339
Sales rank:
306,359
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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Vita Nuova 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The formatting is so terrible you can't follow the text. Not useful.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Dante's La Vita Nuova is a true work of Art. My favorite part is with the 'Burning Heart'. This text is very well translated and describes much detail. It is the perfect book for anyone who loves Italian poetry as much as I do.