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Dante’s Lyric RedemptionEros, Salvation, Vernacular Tradition$
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Tristan Kay

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780198753964

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: December 2015

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753964.001.0001

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(p.1) Introduction
Dante’s Lyric Redemption

Tristan Kay

Oxford University Press

This introduction sets out the scope and objectives of the book. It explains the rationale for the book’s structure and accounts for its particular areas of focus, including the specific poets chosen for close examination. It provides a summary of the content and scope of each of the book’s constituent chapters and explains each chapter’s relationship to the study’s overarching aims. It clarifies the broader critical context of the study and situates it in relation to key existing studies in the field, providing the reader with an understanding of the book’s intended contribution both to the field of Dante studies and to medieval studies more broadly.

Keywords:   Dante, Italian literature, troubadour poetry, medieval literature, lyric poetry, love and desire

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