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eBook The Divine comedy of Dante: the Inferno; ePub

by Dante Alighieri

  • ISBN: 1110286589
  • Category: Poetry
  • Subcategory: Literature
  • Author: Dante Alighieri
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: BiblioLife (May 16, 2009)
  • Pages: 318
  • ePub book: 1868 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1724 kb
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Author: Dante Alighieri. Part of: The Divine Comedy, in 3 vols. That justification involves the expression of some theory as to the translation of Dante’s world-poem, itself implying a criticism, whether expressed or not, of competitors already in the field.

Author: Dante Alighieri. The present translation, which is the result of over twenty years’ work with large classes in Dante in English at Brown University, was undertaken and continued with the object of meeting a need, which did not seem adequately met by the well known translations of Cary, Longfellow, Norton, or others more recent; it, therefore, frankly aimed at being in every possible way an.

The Divine Comedy (Italian: Divina Commedia ) is a long Italian narrative poem by Dante Alighieri, begun c. 1308 and completed in 1320, a year before his death in 1321. It is widely considered to be the pre-eminent work in Italian literature and one of the greatest works of world literature. The poem's imaginative vision of the afterlife is representative of the medieval world-view as it had developed in the Western Church by the 14th century.

The divine comedy: The inferno, The purgatorio, and The paradiso, Dante Alighieri; translated. In the opening allegory of the Divine Comedy, Dante finds himself lost and in darkness:Midway in our life’s journey, I went astray. from the straight road and woke to find myself. alone in a dark wood.

Similar authors to follow. No other version offers anything close to what we find gathered here in one volume. Robert Harrison, Professor of Italian, Stanford University. As Durling and Martinez complete their monumental three-volume presentation of Dante's masterpiece, we can sense their triumph and elation, despite their characteristic modesty.

Inferno (La Divina Commedia The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: Volume 1: Inferno, Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy is. .Dante’s Inferno - the first book I was assigned to read in my high school World Literature class.

Inferno (La Divina Commedia The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: Volume 1: Inferno, Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy is a long narrative poem by Dante Alighieri, begun c. 1308 and completed in 1320, a year before his death, in 1321. It is widely considered the preeminent work in Italian literature, and is seen as one of the greatest works of world literature. Back then I couldn’t get over how much the emotion of fear set the tone as I read each page. I recently revisited this classic.

Inferno (pronounced ; Italian for "Hell") is the first part of Italian writer Dante Alighieri's 14th-century epic poem Divine Comedy. It is followed by Purgatorio and Paradiso. The Inferno tells the journey of Dante through Hell, guided by the ancient Roman poet Virgil. In the poem, Hell is depicted as nine concentric circles of torment located within the Earth; it is the "realm.

The Divine Comedy is Dante's record of his visionary journey through the triple realms of Hell .

The Divine Comedy is Dante's record of his visionary journey through the triple realms of Hell, Purgatory and Paradise. Through the depths of Hell in the Inferno, and upwards along the mountain of Purgatory in the Purgatorio, Dante is guided by Virgil, the great poet of the Classical Roman Empire, exploring, as he does so, the political, ethical and religious issues of his time. Dante in his own life, and in this epic, represents a 'party of one', desirous of purifying the Church on the one hand, and the Holy Roman Empire on the other, yet caught between those two great worldly powers, and turning to literature to make his voice heard.

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