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The Divine comedy : [the Carlyle-Wicksteed translation]

Author: Dante Alighieri; Nadia May
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audiobooks, 1991.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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No words can describe the greatness of this work, a greatness both of theme and artistry. The theme that Dante treats is universal; it involves the greatest concepts which man has ever attained. Only a genius could find the loftiness of tone and the splendor and variety of images and scenes that are presented in The Divine Comedy.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Dante Alighieri; Nadia May
ISBN: 9781433283932 143328393X
OCLC Number: 62704039
Notes: Title from: Title details screen.
Downloadable audio file.
The translation of the Inferno is by J.A. Carlyle, of the Purgatorio by Thomas Okey and of the Paradiso by P.H. Wicksteed.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Read by Nadia May.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 195019 KB; MP3 file size: 407668 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Divina commedia.
Responsibility: Dante Alighieri.

Abstract:

No words can describe the greatness of this work, a greatness both of theme and artistry. The theme that Dante treats is universal; it involves the greatest concepts which man has ever attained. Only a genius could find the loftiness of tone and the splendor and variety of images and scenes that are presented in The Divine Comedy.

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