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Repasa la vida y obra de Dante Alighieri, el padre de la lengua italiana


Dante’s Inferno (Map) by somnium-maris on DeviantArt ... I like the style, but the descriptions aren't entirely accurate (by the artist's own admission) due to basing it only on a portion of the video game adaptation.


Dante Alighieri ~ the first to ever write in Italian. The first to ever distinguish and mark a separate language from Latin.


She […] denied me her most sweet salutation, in the which alone was my blessedness. Dante Gabriel Rossetti, from La Vita Nuova, by Dante Alighieri, Coventry, 1915.

from io9

Salvador Dalí's illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy are absolutely beautiful

"In the midway of this mortal life, I found myself in a gloomy wood, astray." From Dante Alighieri' Divine Comedy as translated by Henry Francis Cary. "Departure for the Great Journey" -From Salvador Dali's illustrations for Divine Comedy.

from eBay

c1880 Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy Gustave Dore Vision Purgatory Paradise

I don't know if I've ever read any other books with so many layers as Dante's Divine Comedy! (And no, it doesn't count if you only read Inferno. The best comes later)


The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis. Dante Alighieri