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Dartmouth Dante Project

Dartmouth Dante Project

“Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita...”

The Dartmouth Dante Project (DDP) is a searchable full-text database containing more than seventy commentaries on Dante's Divine Comedy - the Commedia.

Use the links on the right to search the the text of the poem and the commentaries, to read more about the project, to see a list of the commentaries in the database, and to learn how to use the database.

Maintenance Notice: The Dartmouth Dante Project website will be unavailable for about three hours beginning at 0400 EDT (0800 UTC) on Thursday, October 19, 2017. This is to allow for maintenance of the computer servers used by the DDP. Thank you for your patience.

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