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The Resource Dante's Divine comedy, [William R. Cook and Ronald B. Herzman], (videorecording)

Dante's Divine comedy, [William R. Cook and Ronald B. Herzman], (videorecording)

Label
Dante's Divine comedy
Title
Dante's Divine comedy
Statement of responsibility
[William R. Cook and Ronald B. Herzman]
Title variation
Divine comedy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-four lectures of thirty minutes each on Dante's famous poem. Includes portraits, photographs, maps, and diagrams
Member of
Cataloging source
THS
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cook, William R.
Credits note
Producers, Noreen Bizzarri, Jaimée M. Aigret ; director, Tom Dunton
Dewey number
851/.1
LC call number
PQ4390
LC item number
.C66 2001 DVD
PerformerNote
Lecturers: William R. Cook, Ronald B. Herzman of the State University of New York, Geneseo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herzman, Ronald B
  • Bizzarri, Noreen
  • Aigret, Jaimée M
  • Dunton, Tom
  • Teaching Company
  • State University of New York College, Geneseo
Runtime
720
Series statement
  • SuperStar teachers
  • The great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Literature
Technique
live action
Label
Dante's Divine comedy, [William R. Cook and Ronald B. Herzman], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • pt. 1. disc 1. lecture 1. Reading the poem: issues and editions ; lecture 2. A poet and his city: Dante's Florence ; lecture 3. Literary antecedents, I ; lecture 4. Literary antecedents, II ; lecture 5. "Abandon every hope, all you who enter" ; lecture 6. The never-ending storm -- disc 2. lecture 7. Heretics ; lecture 8. The seventh circle: the violent ; lecture 9. The sin of simony ; lecture 10. The false counselors ; lecture 11. The ultimate evil ; lecture 12. The seven-story mountain
  • pt. 2. disc 3. lecture 13. Purgatory's waiting room ; lecture 14. The sin of pride ; lecture 15. The vision to freedom ; lecture 16. Homage to Virgil ; lecture 17. Dante's new guide ; lecture 18. Ascending the spheres -- disc 4. lecture 19. An emperor speaks ; lecture 20. The circle of the sun: saints and sages ; lecture 21. A mission revealed: encounter with an ancestor ; lecture 22. Can a pagan be saved? ; lecture 23. Faith, hope, love and the mystic empyrean ; lecture 24. My end is my beginning
Control code
ocm53171594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565855946
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 287
  • 285--286
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dante's Divine comedy, [William R. Cook and Ronald B. Herzman], (videorecording)
Publication
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • pt. 1. disc 1. lecture 1. Reading the poem: issues and editions ; lecture 2. A poet and his city: Dante's Florence ; lecture 3. Literary antecedents, I ; lecture 4. Literary antecedents, II ; lecture 5. "Abandon every hope, all you who enter" ; lecture 6. The never-ending storm -- disc 2. lecture 7. Heretics ; lecture 8. The seventh circle: the violent ; lecture 9. The sin of simony ; lecture 10. The false counselors ; lecture 11. The ultimate evil ; lecture 12. The seven-story mountain
  • pt. 2. disc 3. lecture 13. Purgatory's waiting room ; lecture 14. The sin of pride ; lecture 15. The vision to freedom ; lecture 16. Homage to Virgil ; lecture 17. Dante's new guide ; lecture 18. Ascending the spheres -- disc 4. lecture 19. An emperor speaks ; lecture 20. The circle of the sun: saints and sages ; lecture 21. A mission revealed: encounter with an ancestor ; lecture 22. Can a pagan be saved? ; lecture 23. Faith, hope, love and the mystic empyrean ; lecture 24. My end is my beginning
Control code
ocm53171594
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565855946
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 287
  • 285--286
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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