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Divine Comedy:

see Dante AlighieriDante Alighieri
, 1265–1321, Italian poet, b. Florence. Dante was the author of the Divine Comedy, one of the greatest of literary classics. Life
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Divine Comedy

Dante’s epic poem in three sections: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso. [Ital. Lit.: Divine Comedy]
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Secret History - the Best Of Divine Comedy is out on August 30.
Next month The Divine Comedy will be playing seven dates in the Ireland and Northern Ireland - their last ever concerts.
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Neil Hannon (the Divine Comedy IS Neil Hannon in case there was any doubt) has been knocking out classic pop songs, in the mode of Serge Gainsberg and Scott Walker for more than 20 years, with a purple patch, at least in terms of chart success, in the mid to late- 90s.
Hannon is a gifted songwriter - gems such as "the years disappear like the bubbles in my beer," from the gloriously melodic Timestretched, litter the set - but it seems that The Divine Comedy are permanently on the cusp of bigger things.
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THE CLERGYMAN father of The Divine Comedy pop star Neil Hannon has broken his silence on his son's career - to tell of his extreme pride.
Across The Bridge Of Hope has drawn contributions from U2, Ash, The Divine Comedy, The Corrs and Paul Brady.
The school, established in 1618, counts Oscar Wilde, Samuel Beckett and Divine Comedy frontman Neil Hannon among past pupils.