Sentence Examples


  • A variant of the same story was known to Guido Bonati, an astronomer quoted by Dante, who calls his hero or villain Butta Deus because he struck Jesus.
  • In 1864 he exhibited "Dante in Exile" (the greatest of his Italian pictures), "Orpheus and Eurydice" and "Golden Hours."
  • Opposite the railway station a statue of Dante was erected in 1896, for he is believed to have visited this region about 1304.
  • An antique persuasion, that the grand cycle of creation opened under the first sign, has been transmitted to modern cognizance by Dante (Inf.
  • In Italy, a little later, Dante championed the divine right of the emperor (De Monarchia, 1311).