- Insightful Biography: R.W.B. Lewis, an acclaimed biographer, presents a compelling and insightful account of the life of Dante Alighieri, the renowned poet-historian of Florence.
- From Boyhood to Mastery: Follow Dante's emotional, artistic, and philosophical development, from his first encounter with Beatrice as a young boy to becoming a grand master of dramatic narrative and allegory.
- The Poet of Love and Death: Discover the lyrical poet who delved into themes of love and death, crafting verses that would resonate through the ages.
- The Divine Comedy: Explore Dante's monumental work, "The Divine Comedy," as a masterpiece of self-discovery and redemption, revealing his autobiography and profound epiphanies.
- A Journey to Ultimate Truth: Lewis captures the essence of Dante's lifelong search for ultimate truth, making this biography a captivating glimpse into the life of one of history's greatest poets.
Item Number: 9780143116417
Dimensions: 7.09 x 5.12 x 0.71 inches
Weight: 0.36 lb
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