The Divine Comedy: Volume 1: Inferno

The Divine Comedy: Volume 1: Inferno

Dante Alighieri, Mark Musa


An acclaimed translation of Dante Alighieri's The Divine Comedy quantity 1: Inferno that keeps all of the type, energy and which means of the original

This full of life translation of Inferno preserves Dante's uncomplicated, traditional sort, and captures the fast circulation of the unique Italian verse. Mark Musa's clean verse rendition of the poet's trip throughout the circles of hell recreates for the fashionable reader the wealthy meanings that Dante's poem had for his contemporaries. Musa's creation and commentaries on all of the cantos brilliantly remove darkness from the text. 

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