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Singleton, Charles S. (Charles Southward) 1909-1985

Overview
Works: 161 works in 680 publications in 5 languages and 12,641 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Frame stories  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  Genealogy  Illustrated works  Allegories  Concordances 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Commentator for written text, Other, Honoree, Contributor, Publishing director, tra
Classifications: PQ4272.E5, 851.1
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Most widely held works by Charles S Singleton
Art, science, and history in the Renaissance by Charles S Singleton( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1988 in English and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on the Vita nuova by Charles S Singleton( Book )

46 editions published between 1949 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpretation: theory and practice by Charles S Singleton( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The divine comedy by Dante Alighieri( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1989 in English and Italian and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante's classic is presented in the original Italian as well as in a new prose translation, and is accompanied by commentary on the poem's background and allegory
A dictionary of proper names and notable matters in the works of Dante by Paget Jackson Toynbee( Book )

18 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante studies by Charles S Singleton( Book )

27 editions published between 1954 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1. Commedia: elements of structure.--2. Journey to Beatrice
Illuminated manuscripts of the Divine comedy by Peter H Brieger( Book )

11 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Companion to the Divine comedy by C. H Grandgent( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in English and Multiple languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey to Beatrice by Charles S Singleton( Book )

27 editions published between 1958 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio( Book )

34 editions published between 1955 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revised for the seven hundredth anniversary of the author's birth, this tale of medieval Italian life details how ten young Florentines retreat to the countryside to escape the plague-infested city and entertain themselves by telling stories
La divina commedia by Dante Alighieri( Book )

7 editions published in 1972 in 3 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Purgatorio by Dante Alighieri( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 1991 in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante, Petrarch, Boccaccio : studies in the Italian Trecento in honor of Charles S. Singleton by Aldo S Bernardo( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Book )

14 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Italian text is in the edition of Giorgio Petrocchi, the leading Italian editor of Dante. Charles S. Singleton's prose translation, facing the Italian in a line-for-line arrangement on each page, is smooth and literate. The companion commentary marshals every point of information the reader may require: vocabulary; grammar; identification of Dante's characters; historical sources of some of the incidents; and clear analysis of The divine comedy's basic allegory. This first part of The divine comedy is illustrated with maps of Italy, diagrams of the circles of Hell, and plates showing some of the historic sites mentioned by Dante in his poem
Paradiso by Dante Alighieri( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1991 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Divine comedy by Dante Alighieri( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italienischer Autor (1265-1321). - Dantes 'Göttliche Komödie', ein in den ersten beiden Jahrzehnten des 14. Jahrhunderts. entstandenes episches Gedicht über die Wanderung durch die drei Reiche des Jenseits: durch Hölle, Fegefeuer und Paradies, ist eines der ganz großen Werke der Weltliteratur
Dante's Commedia : elements of structure by Charles S Singleton( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 1998 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canti carnascialeschi del rinascimento by Charles S Singleton( Book )

12 editions published between 1936 and 1940 in 3 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of the courtier by Baldassarre Castiglione( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1980 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Baldesar Castiglione, an Italian diplomat and man of letters began to write The Book of the Courtier while he was attached to the court of the Duke of Urbino and finished it by 1516. It was published by Aldo in Venice in 1528 and almost immediately achieved international renown, being translated into English by Sir Thomas Hoby as early as 1561. Today it still remains the most vivid picture ever set down of Italian court life during the Renaissance; and in this new, unexpurgated translation has been, the discussions it records of what constitutes the "Perfect courtier" - and his ideal counterpart, the court lady - have an astonishing freshness and pertinence. Here is the Renaissance in its most charming aspect, with revealing sidelights on its social life, ethics, politics, humor, sports, and relations between the sexes. The 32 pages of pictures, chosen especially for this edition, portray some of the famous personages, scenes, and activities described in the book." -- from back cover
 
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The Divine comedy
Alternative Names
Charles S. Singleton Amerikaans literatuurcriticus (1909-1985)

Charles S. Singleton critico letterario e docente statunitense

Charles Southward Singleton US-amerikanischer Romanist, Italianist und Mediävist

Singleton, Charles.

Singleton, Charles S.

Singleton, Charles S. 1909-

Singleton, Charles S. 1909-1985

Singleton, Charles S. (Charles Southward), 1909-

Singleton, Charles Southward

Singleton, Charles Southward 1909-

Southward Singleton, Charles 1909-1985

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