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Poetic World in Dante Alighieri’s Divine Comedy 32


Vasileva E.V.
english teacher, Istituto San Francesco di Sales, Citta di Castello, Italy

In 2021, is celebrated the 700th anniversary from the death of the brilliant Italian poet.The purpose of this article is to reveal certain features that define Dante Alighieri's "Divine Comedy". We will analyse such features of his poem as numerical symbolism, landscape and metaphorical language.

Keywords: Italian literature, Dante Alighieri, Divine Comedy, numerical symbolism, landscape, metaphor, language, mysticism

Column: World Literature. Textology


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