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Author Gragnolati, Manuele.

Title Experiencing the afterlife : soul and body in Dante and medieval culture / Manuele Gragnolati.

Imprint Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  851.1 D235Dgra 2005    ---  Available
Description xvii, 279 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series The William and Katherine Devers series in Dante studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-269) and index.
Contents Eschatological poems and debates between body and soul in thirteenth-century popular culture -- Embryology and aerial bodies in Dante's Comedy -- Productive pain: the Red scripture, the Purgatorio, and a new hypothesis on the "birth of purgatory" -- Now, then, and beyond: air, flesh, and fullness in the Comedy.
Subject Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Italian literature -- To 1400 -- History and criticism.
Future life in literature.
Future life -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Civilization, Medieval, in literature.
ISBN 0268029652 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0268029644 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780268029647 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780268029654 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. NLGGC 278487963
YDXCP 2173462
YDXCP 2173461
NZ1 9601202
AU@ 000027324980
IG# 9780268029654
IG# 9780268029647

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