Dante’s Divine Comedy. Part One Hell

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One of the masterpieces of world literature, completed in 1320, Dante’s ‘Divina Commedia’ describes Dante’s journey through Hell, Purgatory and his eventual arrival in Heaven. In this new, fully illustrated version of Dante’s masterpiece, Alasdair Gray offers an original translation in prosaic English rhyme. Accessible, modern and sublimely illustrated, this remarkable edition yokes two great literary minds, seven hundred years apart, and brings the classic text alive for the twenty-first century.

ISBN: 9781786892539 Author: Tester, Alighieri Publisher: Canongate Publication Date: 4th October 2018 Imprint: Canongate Cover: Hardback Dewey: 851.1 (edition:23) Pages: 160 Language: English Edition: New Edition Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: ,

One of the masterpieces of world literature, completed in 1320, Dante’s La Divina Commedia describes his journey through Hell, Purgatory and his eventual arrival in Heaven. In this new version of Dante’s masterpiece, Alasdair Gray offers an original translation in prosaic English rhyme.

Accessible, modern and sublimely decorated, this remarkable edition told in three parts yokes two great literary minds, seven hundred years apart, and brings the classic text alive for the twenty-first century.

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