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Read online Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1).pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1) Guided by the poet Virgil Dante plunges to the very depths of Hell and embarks on his arduous journey towards God Together they descend through the twenty four circles of the underworld and encounter the tormented souls of the damned from heretics and pagans to gluttons criminals and seducers who tell of their sad fates and predict events still to come in Dante s life In this first part of his i Divine Comedy i Dante fused satire and humour with intellect and soaring passion to create an immortal Christian allegory of mankind s search for self knowledge and spiritual enlightenment by Dante Alighieri, Anthony M. Esolen

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Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)
Title:Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)
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Number of Pages:490
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Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1), Paradiso (The Divine Comedy, #3), Purgatorio (The Divine Comedy, #2), De Monarchia (On the Monarchy), The Portable Dante, Vita Nuova, La Divina Comedia/La Vida Nueva, La Divina Commedia (sintetica antologia), The Divine Comedy, Circles of Hell
No description available, In the early s Dante Alighieri set out to write the three volumes which make the up em The Divine Comedy Purgatorio em is the second volume in this set and opens with Dante the poet picturing Dante the pilgrim coming out of the pit of hell Similar to the em Inferno em cantos this volume is divided into cantos written in tercets groups of lines The English prose is arranged in tercets to facilitate easy correspondence to the verse form of the Italian on the facing page enabling the reader to follow both languages line by line In an effort to capture the peculiarities of Dante s original language this translation strives toward the literal and sheds new light on the shape of the poem Again the text of em Purgatorio em follows Petrocchi s em La Commedia secondo l antica vulgata em but the editor has departed from Petrocchi s readings in a number of cases somewhat larger than in the previous em Inferno em not without consideration of recent critical readings of the em Comedy em by scholars such as Lanza and Sanguineti As before Petrocchi s punctuation has been lightened and American norms have been followed However without any pretensions to being critical the text presented here is electic and being not persuaded of the exclusive authority of any manuscript the editor has felt free to adopt readings from various branches of the stemma One major addition to this second volume is in the notes where is found the em Intercantica em a section for each canto that discusses its relation to the em Inferno em and which will make it easier for the reader to relate the different parts of the em Comedy em as a whole br, Guided by the poet Virgil Dante plunges to the very depths of Hell and embarks on his arduous journey towards God Together they descend through the twenty four circles of the underworld and encounter the tormented souls of the damned from heretics and pagans to gluttons criminals and seducers who tell of their sad fates and predict events still to come in Dante s life In this first part of his i Divine Comedy i Dante fused satire and humour with intellect and soaring passion to create an immortal Christian allegory of mankind s search for self knowledge and spiritual enlightenment, I truly thought I d never make it back br br Ten of the most memorable and most terrifying cantos from Dante s Inferno br br Introducing Little Black Classics books for Penguin s th birthday Little Black Classics celebrate the huge range and diversity of Penguin Classics with books from around the world and across many centuries They take us from a balloon ride over Victorian London to a garden of blossom in Japan from Tierra del Fuego to th century California and the Russian steppe Here are stories lyrical and savage poems epic and intimate essays satirical and inspirational and ideas that have shaped the lives of millions br br Dante Alighieri br br Dante s works available in Penguin Classics are Inferno Purgatorio Paradiso The Divine Comedy and Vita Nuova