The Wings of Doves – Love and Desire in Dante and Medieval Culture

Lombardi, Elena


Fine 8vo in black cloth in a Near Fine DJ, mylared. 365 pages. The Wings of the Dove revisits the tragic love of Francesca da Rimini and Paolo Malatesta though the lenses of literature, philosophy, and theology, unearthing hidden meanings in Dante’s complex story of passion and death. Contains the full text of Canto V as well as the Charles Singleton translation.

Book Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press

Publication Place: Montreal

Publication Date: 2012

ISBN: 9780773539716

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Weight 1 lbs