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  • The Divine Comedy (The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso)

    • ISBN: 0451208633
    • Brand: New American Library
    • Manufacturer: Berkley

    The authoritative translations of The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso—together in one volume.Belonging in the immortal company of the great works of literature, Dante Alighieri’s poetic masterpiece, The Divine Comedy, is a moving human drama, an unforgettable visionary journey through the infinite torment of Hell, up the arduous slope... [read more]

  • The Divine Comedy

    • Manufacturer: Poetry in Translation

    A translation into English prose with fully hyper-linked mythological index by A. S. Kline.Published in entirety with index, notes and illustrations by Gustave Doré (France, 1832-1883).The Divine Comedy is Dante's record of his visionary journey through the triple realms of Hell, Purgatory and Paradise. This, the first 'epic' of which its author i... [read more]

  • The Divine Comedy: Inferno; Purgatorio; Paradiso (Everyman's Library)

    • ISBN: 0679433139
    • Brand: Everyman s Library
    • Manufacturer: Everyman's Library

    This Everyman’s Library edition–containing in one volume all three cantos, Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso–includes an introduction by Nobel Prize—winning poet Eugenio Montale, a chronology, notes, and a bibliography. Also included are forty-two drawings selected from Botticelli's marvelous late-fifteenth-century series of illustrations.T... [read more]

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  • The Divine Comedy, Part 3: Paradise (Penguin Classics)

    • ISBN: 0140441050
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Classics

    The third volume of Dante's Divine ComedyTo the consternation of his more academic admirers, who believed Latin to be the only proper language for dignified verse, Dante wrote his Comedy in colloquial Italian, wanting it to be a poem for the common reader. Taking two threads of a story that everybody knew and loved – the story of a vision of H... [read more]

  • The Divine Comedy: Volume 1: Inferno

    • ISBN: 9780142437223
    • Brand: Penguin Books
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Classics

    An acclaimed translation of Dante Alighieri's The Divine Comedy Volume 1: Inferno that retains all the style, power and meaning of the originalA Penguin Classic This vigorous translation of Inferno preserves Dante's simple, natural style, and captures the swift movement of the original Italian verse. Mark Musa's blank verse rendition of the poet's ... [read more]

  • Inferno (The Divine Comedy)

    • ISBN: 9780345483577
    • Brand: Dante Alighieri/ Esolen, Anthony M./ Dore, Gustave
    • Manufacturer: Modern Library

    An extraordinary new verse translation of Dante’s masterpiece, by poet, scholar, and lauded translator Anthony EsolenOf the great poets, Dante is one of the most elusive and therefore one of the most difficult to adequately render into English verse. In the Inferno, Dante not only judges sin but strives to understand it so that the reader can as... [read more]

  • Divine Comedy - Leatherbound

    • ISBN: 1435162064
    • Manufacturer: BOOKS

    BRAND NEW, Exactly same ISBN as listed, Please double check ISBN carefully before ordering.

  • The Inferno

    • ISBN: 0385496982
    • Brand: Anchor Books
    • Manufacturer: Anchor

    The epic grandeur of Dante’s masterpiece has inspired readers for 700 years, and has entered the human imagination. But the further we move from the late medieval world of Dante, the more a rich understanding and enjoyment of the poem depends on knowledgeable guidance. Robert Hollander, a renowned scholar and master teacher of Dante, and Jean Hol... [read more]

  • The Divine Comedy (Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy)

    • ISBN: 1433200236
    • Brand: Brand: Blackstone Audio Inc.
    • Manufacturer: Blackstone Audio Inc

    Presents an original translation of Dante's allegorical poem.

  • Inferno (The Divine Comedy)

    • ISBN: 9780812970067
    • Brand: Dante Alighieri/ Esolen, Anthony M. (INT)/ Dore, Gustave (ILT)
    • Manufacturer: Modern Library

    Translated by Anthony EsolenIllustrations by Gustave DoréA groundbreaking bilingual edition of Dante’s masterpiece that includes a substantive Introduction, extensive notes, and appendixes that reproduce Dante’s key sources and influences.

  • Dante's Divine Comedy, The Inferno: A Literal Prose Translation, With The Text Of The Original Collated From The Best Editions, And Explanatory Notes (1849)

    • ISBN: 1165436582
    • Manufacturer: Kessinger Publishing, LLC

    This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in afforda... [read more]

  • The Portable Dante: the Divine Comedy, Complete

    • Manufacturer: The Viking press

    hell, afterlife, spiritual journey, classic literature

  • Purgatorio: The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Vol. 2

    • ISBN: 0195087453
    • Brand: Oxford University Press USA
    • Manufacturer: Oxford University Press

    In the early 1300s, Dante Alighieri set out to write the three volumes which make the up The Divine Comedy. Purgatorio is the second volume in this set and opens with Dante the poet picturing Dante the pilgrim coming out of the pit of hell. Similar to the Inferno (34 cantos), this volume is divided into 33 cantos, written in tercets (groups of 3 li... [read more]

  • How Dante Can Save Your Life: The Life-Changing Wisdom of History's Greatest Poem

    • Manufacturer: Regan Arts.

    The opening lines of The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri launched Rod Dreher on a journey that rescued him from exile and saved his life. Dreher found that the medieval poem offered him a surprisingly practical way of solving modern problems.Following the death of his little sister and the publication of his New York Times bestselling memoir ... [read more]

  • Paradise (The Divine Comedy)

    • ISBN: 9780812977264
    • Brand: Dante Alighieri/ Esolen, Anthony M. (TRN)/ Dore, Gustave (ILT)
    • Manufacturer: Modern Library

    “If there is any justice in the world of books, [Esolen’s] will be the standard Dante . . . for some time to come.”–Robert Royal, CrisisIn this, the concluding volume of The Divine Comedy, Dante ascends from the devastation of the Inferno and the trials of Purgatory. Led by his beloved Beatrice, he enters Paradise, to profess his faith, hop... [read more]

  • The Divine Comedy, Vol. II: Purgatory

    • ISBN: 9780140444421
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Classics

    The second volume in Dante's Divine Comedy Beginning with Dante's liberation from Hell, Purgatory relates his ascent, accompanied by Virgil, of the Mount of Purgatory - a mountain of nine levels, formed from rock forced upwards when God threw Satan into depths of the earth. As he travels through the first seven levels, Dante observes the sinners w... [read more]

  • The Inferno

    • Brand: Unknown
    • Manufacturer: Signet

  • The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: Volume 1: Inferno

    • ISBN: 9780195087444
    • Manufacturer: Oxford University Press

    This is the first volume of a new prose translation of Dante's epic - the first in twenty-five years. Robert Durling's translation brings a new power and accuracy to the rendering of Dante's extraordinary vision of Hell, with its terror, pathos, and sardonic humour, and its penetrating analyses of the psychology of sin and the ills that plague soci... [read more]

  • The Divine Comedy, Vol. 3: Paradise

    • ISBN: 9780140444438
    • Brand: Penguin Books
    • Manufacturer: Penguin Classics

    The final volume in a brilliant translation destined to take its place among the great English versions of The Divine Comedy In his translation of Paradise, Mark Musa exhibits the same sensitivity to language and knowledge of translation that enabled his versions of Inferno and Purgatory to capture the vibrant power and full dramatic force of Dante... [read more]

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    The Divine Comedy (Dramatic Reading)

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