The Divine Comedy

Written By Dante Alighieri
The Divine Comedy
  • Publsiher : Penguin
  • Release : 27 May 2003
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
  • Pages : 928 pages
  • Rating : 5/5 from 5 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Divine Comedy written by Dante Alighieri which was release on 27 May 2003, this book published by Penguin. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 slopes of Purgatory, and on to the glorious realm of Paradise—the sphere of universal harmony and eternal salvation. Now, for the first time, John Ciardi’s brilliant and authoritative translations of Dante’s three soaring canticles—The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso—have been gathered together in a single volume. Crystallizing the power and beauty inherent in the great poet’s immortal conception of the aspiring soul, The Divine Comedy is a dazzling work of sublime truth and mystical intensity.

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2003-05-27
  • Total pages : 928
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : 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 Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 741
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : A new blank verse translation of Dante's epic, complete with an authoritative Introduction, diagrams, maps, and notes....

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri,Robin Kirkpatrick
  • Publisher : Penguin Classics
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 677
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : Presents a translation of Dante's allegorical poem....

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : Courier Dover Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-05-22
  • Total pages : 848
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : This convenient single-volume edition contains all three parts of Dante's 14th century allegorical poem: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso, rendered in an acclaimed translation by the American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow....

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Aligieri
  • Publisher : Chartwell Books
  • Release Date : 2016-09-29
  • Total pages : 736
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : Comprised of three books - Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso - Dante's Divine Comedy follows Dante Alighieri's epic poems follows Dante through the different sections of the afterlife; hell, purgatory, and heaven. Divine Comedy began as a project in 1308 and ended in 1320, the year before Dante's death. Told in first person, Dante ...

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri,Peter Armour
  • Publisher : Everyman Chess
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 798
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : This edition prints all three parts of Dante's great poem about the journey of the soul - INFERNO, PURGATORIO and PARADISO - in the recent English translation by Allen Mandelbaum, with an introduction and explanatory notes on each canto by the noted Dante scholar, Peter Armour. This is the only ...

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2012-11-29
  • Total pages : 752
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : Robin Kirkpatrick's masterful verse translation of The Divine Comedy, tracing Dante's journey from Hell to Purgatory and finally Paradise, is published here for the first time in a single volume. The volume includes a new introduction, notes, maps and diagrams, and is the ideal edition for students as well as ...

Dante s Divine Comedy in Plain and Simple English Translated

Dante s Divine Comedy in Plain and Simple English  Translated
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : BookCaps Study Guides
  • Release Date : 2013-02-26
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation ...

Dante The Divine Comedy

Dante  The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Robin Kirkpatrick
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-01-19
  • Total pages : 118
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : A detailed study of the Italian poet explores Dante's renowned narrative poem, discussing the relationship the poet believed to exist between God as creator of the universe and the human being as a creation of God....

Inferno

Inferno
  • Author : Dante Alighieri,Anthony M. Esolen,Gustave Doré
  • Publisher : Modern Library
  • Release Date : 2003-12-01
  • Total pages : 490
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : An introduction and notes accompany this classic epic poem about a spiritual pilgrim being led by Virgil through the nine circles of hell....

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri,Burton Raffel
  • Publisher : Northwestern University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-30
  • Total pages : 852
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : Offers a new, accessible translation of the classic epic poem about a spiritual pilgrim's journey from the depths of the inferno to the heights of paradise, in an edition that also includes notes on the text....

The Divine Comedy Translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow with an Introduction by Henry Francis Cary

The Divine Comedy  Translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow with an Introduction by Henry Francis Cary
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : Digireads.com
  • Release Date : 2015-11
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : Dante Alighieri was born in Florence, Italy in the middle of the 13th century and what is principally known of him comes from his own writings. One of the world's great literary masterpieces, the "Divine Comedy" is at its heart an allegorical tale regarding man's search for divinity. The work ...

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 1961-12-31
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : An invaluable source of pleasure to those English readers who wish to read this great medieval classic with true understanding, Sinclair's three-volume prose translation of Dante's Divine Comedy provides both the original Italian text and the Sinclair translation, arranged on facing pages, and commentaries, appearing after each canto, which serve ...

Dante s Inferno The Divine Comedy Book One

Dante s Inferno  The Divine Comedy  Book One
  • Author : Dante Alighieri
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release Date : 2013-05-21
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : In his introduction, the translator says: "I suppose that a very great majority of English-speaking people, if they were asked to name the greatest epic poet of the Christian era in Western Europe, would answer Dante." THE DIVINE COMEDY continues to be widely read today, whether for its religious inspiration ...

The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy
  • Author : Dante Alighieri,C. E. Wheeler
  • Publisher : Sagwan Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-03
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 9781101117996
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Summary : This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, ...