The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy

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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 slopes of Purgatory, and on to the glorious realm of Paradise the sphere of universal harmony and eternal salvation.10 illustrations "

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  • Paperback | 928 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 35.56mm | 975.22g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • Dutton / Signet
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0451208633
  • 9780451208637
  • 39,413

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The English Dante of choice. Hugh Kenner Exactly what we have waited for these years, a Dante with clarity, eloquence, terror, and profoundly moving depths. Robert Fagles, Princeton University A marvel of fidelity to the original, of sobriety, and truly, of inspired poetry. Henri Peyre, Yale University"

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About Dante Alighieri

John Ciardi was a distinguished poet and professor, having taught at Harvard and Rutgers universities, and a poetry editor of The Saturday Review. He was a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Institute of Arts and Letters. In 1955 he won the Harriet Monroe Memorial Award, and in 1956, the Prix de Rome. He died in 1986.

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