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Durante degli alighieri, commonly referred to as dante, was an italian poet, the exact date of dante's birth is not known, although it is generally believed to be. Discover librarian-selected research resources on dante alighieri from the questia online library, including full-text online books, academic journals, magazines,. Beatrice was the main inspiration for dante alighieri's vita nuova and is commonly the life of this famous woman is shrouded in mystery.
The author of la commedia (the divine comedy), considered a masterwork of world literature, dante alighieri was born durante alighieri in florence, italy,. Dante alighieri from wikiquote jump to 2 misattributed 3 quotes about dante 4 see also 5 external links when i had journeyed half of our life's way. Dante banished wrote the divine comedy from 1201-1500 church history gardner, edmund g dante alighieri pictorial cyclopaedia of biography.
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Dante alighieri, popularly known as dante, was a chief italian poet during the middle ages check out this biography to know about his. Dante alighieri was born in 1265 in florence his family, of minor nobility, was not wealthy nor especially distinguished his mother died when he was a child, his. Dante, in full dante alighieri, (born c may 21–june 20, 1265, florence, italy— died september 13/14, 1321, ravenna), italian poet, prose writer, literary theorist, . Dante alighieri was born in 1265 to a family with a history of dante's mother died only a few years after his birth, and when dante was around.
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Discover the story behind the writing genius that was dante alighieri. Dante alighieri is beyond doubt the greatest of italian poets, and, many in 1293 he published a book called the vita nuova (the new life), in which he. Much of the life of dante alighieri is obscure, and the known facts are surrounded by a haze of legend and conjecture he was born in florence in 1265 , of a.