"The Arabian Nights" and "The Divine Comedy" Comparison Essay by Write Fine

"The Arabian Nights" and "The Divine Comedy"
An analysis of the moral lessons present in "The Arabian Nights" and Aligheri Dante's "Divine Comedy".
# 112311 | 1,177 words | 2 sources | MLA | 2009 | US


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Description:

The paper reveals that, although "The Arabian Nights" and "The Divine Comedy" pertain to very different cultures and are nurtured by different religious beliefs, the essence of the moral lesson they teach is similar. The paper illustrates how both literary texts represent virtue as being closely linked with the force of love as the most important moral value for man.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Arabian Nights Entertainments transl. by Richard Burton. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.
  • Aligheri, Dante. The Divine Comedy ed. by Charles Eliot Norton. Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, 1955.

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APA Format

"The Arabian Nights" and "The Divine Comedy" (2009, February 19) Retrieved February 28, 2024, from https://www.academon.com/comparison-essay/the-arabian-nights-and-the-divine-comedy-112311/

MLA Format

""The Arabian Nights" and "The Divine Comedy"" 19 February 2009. Web. 28 February. 2024. <https://www.academon.com/comparison-essay/the-arabian-nights-and-the-divine-comedy-112311/>

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