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Dante Alighieri


Turned off that valve at once and opened the spiritual-heroic refrigerating apparatus, invented and patented in all countries by Dante Alighieri.
James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  Italian poet famous for writing The Divine Comedy and arguably the greatest poet of the middle ages (1265-1321)
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Strongly Associated with:   The Divine Comedy, Dante`s Inferno
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Often just called "Dante" as in "Dante’s Inferno".
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  • Turned off that valve at once and opened the spiritual-heroic refrigerating apparatus, invented and patented in all countries by Dante Alighieri.
    James Joyce  --  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  • …Red Hugh O’Donnell, Red Jim MacDermott, Soggarth Eoghan O’Growney, Michael Dwyer, Francy Higgins, Henry Joy M’Cracken, Goliath, Horace Wheatley, Thomas Conneff, Peg Woffington, the Village Blacksmith, Captain Moonlight, Captain Boycott, Dante Alighieri, Christopher Columbus, S. Fursa, S. Brendan, Marshal MacMahon, Charlemagne, Theobald Wolfe Tone, the Mother of the Maccabees, the Last of the Mohicans, the Rose of Castile, the Man for Galway, The Man that Broke the Bank at Monte…
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • One day in his office, studying ancient files from Old Earth, Sol was reading about the effect of Beatrice on the world view of Dante Alighieri when he was struck by a passage written by a critic from the twentieth or twenty-first century: She [Beatrice] alone was still real for him, still implied meaning in the world, and beauty.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • The Inferno by Dante Alighieri.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Dante Alighieri [9] , The Divine Comedy [9] , Dante’s Inferno [8] , Dante’s Inferno [8] , Petrarch [8] , The Divine Comedy [9] , Faust [5] , Dante’s Inferno [8] , Petrarch [8] , Gothic fiction [9] , The Divine Comedy [9]
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