Journey Comparison and Contrast
Compare the trip that Petrarch describes in The Ascent of Mount Ventoux to Dante’s voyage in the Divine Comedy. What are the allegorical similarities and differences between these two journeys? Remember to provide proper bibliographical references for passages you cite from the primary texts or from any of the accompanying material (notes, introductions, etc.). You are not expected to use sources other than the primary texts (Dante, Boccaccio, Petrarch, Pico, Isabella) and King’s A Short History of the Renaissance in Europe. 4. Each answer should be between 800 and 1000 words. once completed double check for any errors and the citations are correct.