The Divine Comedy Selected Cantos: A Dual-Language Book by Dante DanteThe Divine Comedy Selected Cantos: A Dual-Language Book by Dante Dante

The Divine Comedy Selected Cantos: A Dual-Language Book

byDante Dante

Paperback | August 16, 2000

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Sublime poetic masterpiece recounting the poet's allegorical journey through the afterlife follows Dante through the infernal regions of Hell, where punishment is determined by gravity of sinner's transgressions, through Purgatory where souls are atoning for their misdeeds and to the entrance to Paradise, where he meets his beloved Beatrice.
Born Dante Alighieri in the spring of 1265 in Florence, Italy, he was known familiarly as Dante. His family was noble, but not wealthy, and Dante received the education accorded to gentlemen, studying poetry, philosophy, and theology. His first major work was Il Vita Nuova, The New Life. This brief collection of 31 poems, held together...
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Title:The Divine Comedy Selected Cantos: A Dual-Language BookFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.38 × 0.68 inPublished:August 16, 2000Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0486411273

ISBN - 13:9780486411279

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