This celebration of the poet's passionate love for his immortal Beatrice weaves together rapturous sonnets and canzoni with prose commentaries and an autobiographical narrative. A predecessor to The Divine Comedy, La Vita Nuova
(The New Life) also serves as an ever-relevant treatise on the art and technique of poetry.
Reprint of La Vita Nuova from The Early Italian Poets from Ciullo d'Alcamo to Dante Alighieri (1100–1200–1300): in the original metres, together with Dante's Vita Nuova, Smith & Elder, London, 1861.
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