Marco Santagata illuminates one of the world's supreme poets from many angles philosopher, father, courtier, political partisan.
He brings together a vast body of Italian scholarship on Dante's medieval world, untangles a complex web of family relationships for English readers, and shows the influence of local and regional politics on his writing.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 496 pages, 8 line illustrations
- Publisher: Harvard University Press
- Publication Date: 25/05/2018
- Category: Biography: literary
- ISBN: 9780674984066
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