Dante's Second Love: The Originality and the Contexts of the Convivio, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Dante's Second Love

The Originality and the Contexts of the Convivio, 1st Edition

By Peter Dronke

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pub: 1997-03-01
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Three essays on the nature of the bonds between Vita Nuova and Convivio; the nature and significance of the Donna Gentile, Dante's 'second love'; and the imaginative and intellectual coherence of the third and fourth treatises of the Convivio . An excursus comments on the Donna Gentile's fate at the hands of scholars.

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