Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-01 - Publisher: Alma Classics
A verse translation by a prize-winning translator with facing Italian text Dante's dramatic journey through the circles of hell in search of redemption—and his encounter with devils, monsters, and the souls of some of the greatest sinners who ever walked on earth—is one of the cornerstones of Western literature, the
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Bantam Classics
An informative introduction and commentary accompany this classic translation of Dante's epic poem about a spiritual pilgrim being led by Virgil through the nine circles of hell, available in a dual-language edition. Reissue.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation
Sublime poetic masterpiece recounting the poet's allegorical journey through the afterlife follows Dante through the infernal regions of Hell, where punishment is determined by gravity of sinner's transgressions, through Purgatory where souls are atoning for their misdeeds and to the entrance to Paradise, where he meets his beloved Beatrice.