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The divine comedy

Author: Dante Alighieri; Robin Kirkpatrick
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2006-
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : English : New ed
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'Inferno' depicts a cruel underworld in which desperate figures are condemned to eternal damnation for committing one or more of seven deadly sins. As he descends through the nine concentric circles of increasingly agonising torture, Dante encounters doomed souls from history and his own time.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Dante Alighieri
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dante Alighieri; Robin Kirkpatrick
ISBN: 9780140448955 0140448950 0140448969 9780140448962
OCLC Number: 75712708
Language Note: Parallel text in Italian and English.
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm
Contents: 1. Inferno --
2. Purgatorio --
3. Paradiso.
Other Titles: Divina commedia.
Responsibility: Dante Alighieri ; translated and edited by Robin Kirkpatrick.

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