Dante In Love

Pub Date : 2005-05-27 | Author : Harriet Rubin | Publisher : Simon and Schuster

ISBN 10 : 0743282566
ISBN 13 : 9780743282567

Dante in Love is the story of the most famous journey in literature. Dante Alighieri, exiled from his home in Florence, a fugitive from justice, followed a road in 1302 that took h..

Ultra Talk

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : David Kirby | Publisher : University of Georgia Press

ISBN 10 : 0820329088
ISBN 13 : 9780820329086

In Ultra-Talk, David Kirby poses a simple question: What makes a cultural phenomenon truly great? Exploring a wide variety of "king-sized cultural monuments," Kirby argues that one..

Dante S Sacred Poem

Pub Date : 2014-08-28 | Author : Sheila J. Nayar | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781441130839
ISBN 13 : 1441130837

Arguing that the consecrated body in the Eucharist is one of the central metaphors structuring The Divine Comedy, this book is the first comprehensive exploration of the theme of t..

Glass Tiger

Pub Date : 2012-07-19 | Author : Joe Gores | Publisher : Hachette UK

ISBN 10 : 9781849167338
ISBN 13 : 1849167338

It's election night in the US. Gustave Walberg becomes leader of the free world and legendary Vietnam sniper Halden Corwin murders his daughter and son-in-law before disappearing i..

The To Sound

Pub Date : 2004-04-01 | Author : Eric Baus | Publisher : Wave Books

ISBN 10 : 097234876X
ISBN 13 : 9780972348768

Juliana Spahr writes: "Birds with extremely long necks. Cassiopeia. A sister. A Marco Polo. A somnambulist. A documentary on the voyages of Columbus. A cartographer. Star charts. Y..

Dante

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : Richard Warrington Baldwin Lewis | Publisher : Les Editions Fides

ISBN 10 : 2762124328
ISBN 13 : 9782762124323

Biographe reconnu et auteur d'un célèbre ouvrage sur la ville de Florence, R. W. B. Lewis trace un saisissant portrait d'un des plus remarquables poètes de tous les temps. Il d..

La Femme Du Voisin

Pub Date : 2016-10-03 | Author : Gay Talese | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 2757863665
ISBN 13 : 9782757863664

"Tu ne convoiteras pas la femme de ton prochain ", nous dit le dernier des Dix Commandements. Pas le plus évident à respecter... Dans cette exploration unique de la vie sexuelle ..