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The divine comedy of Dante Alighieri Inferno : a verse translation

Author: Dante Alighieri; Allen Mandelbaum; Gabriel Marruzzo; Laury Magnus; Barry Moser
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2004.
Series: Bantam classic.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : English : Bantam classic reissueView all editions and formats
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The Inferno remains literature's most hallowed and graphic vision of Hell. In this first part of the epic The Divine Comedy, Dante is led by the poet Virgil down into the nine circles of Hell, where he travels through nightmare landscapes of fetid cesspools, viper pits, frozen lakes, and boiling rivers of blood and witnesses sinners being beaten, burned, eaten, defecated upon, and torn to pieces by demons. Along the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(OCoLC)63673337
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dante Alighieri; Allen Mandelbaum; Gabriel Marruzzo; Laury Magnus; Barry Moser
ISBN: 9780553900538 0553900536
OCLC Number: 427559492
Language Note: Parallel English and Italian text.
Notes: "Bantam classic ed., February 1982"--T.p. verso.
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 395 p.) : ill.
Series Title: Bantam classic.
Other Titles: Inferno
Responsibility: with an introduction by Allen Mandelbaum ; notes by Allen Mandelbaum and Gabriel Marruzzo, with Laury Magnus ; drawings by Barry Moser.

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The Inferno remains literature's most hallowed and graphic vision of Hell. In this first part of the epic The Divine Comedy, Dante is led by the poet Virgil down into the nine circles of Hell, where he travels through nightmare landscapes of fetid cesspools, viper pits, frozen lakes, and boiling rivers of blood and witnesses sinners being beaten, burned, eaten, defecated upon, and torn to pieces by demons. Along the way he meets the most fascinating characters known to the classical and medieval world -- the silver-tongued Ulysses, lustful Francesca da Rimini, the heretical Farinata degli Uberti, and scores of other intriguing and notorious figures.

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