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The Dante Club

As has been established earlier in the novel, poets in the Dante Club have been translating Dante’s Divine Comedy and fear that the recent spate of murders in the vein of the Comedy will tarnish...

Latest answer posted May 23, 2018, 11:38 pm (UTC)

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The Dante Club

The second murder occurs in 1865, early in the book. In this incident, the Reverend Talbot is discovered dead in a cemetery located underground, where he is buried upside down up to his waist. His...

Latest answer posted July 19, 2017, 11:36 am (UTC)

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The Dante Club

In The Dante Club by author Matthew Pearl, there are only three murders. The attempted fourth murder is prevented when the members of the club walk in and save the victim, Dr. Manning, before the...

Latest answer posted September 2, 2016, 5:24 pm (UTC)

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