The Dante Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

The Dante Encyclopedia, edited by Richard Lansing,[1] is a reference book for the life and works of Dante, especially the Divine Comedy.[2][3][4] Originally published in hardback in 2000, the book appeared in paperback in 2010.[5]

Reviews[edit]

The Dante Encyclopedia was published to positive reviews. Library Journal recommended the book highly, calling it "an indispensable reference work for most libraries, ... an excellent point of entry" for any student of Dante.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alighieri, Dante; Lombardo, Stanley (2009). Inferno. Hackett. p. 43. ISBN 9780872209176. Retrieved 11 April 2012. 
  2. ^ Kirkpatrick, Robin (2004). Dante, The Divine Comedy. Cambridge UP. p. 117. ISBN 9780521539944. Retrieved 11 April 2012. 
  3. ^ Eberhart, George M. (2000). "Rev. of Lansing, Dante Encyclopedia". College & Research Libraries News 61 (10): 945–48. ISSN 0099-0086. 
  4. ^ "Rev. of Lansing, Dante Encyclopedia". Forum for Modern Language Studies 39 (1): 97–98. 2003. ISSN 0015-8518. 
  5. ^ Magnabosco, Francesca (2011). "Rev. of Lansing, Dante Encyclopedia". Modern Language Review 106 (2): 563–64. 
  6. ^ Christian, Graham (2000). "Rev. of Lansing, Dante Encyclopedia". Library Journal 125 (13): 84–86.