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The Resource The divine comedy : the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso, Dante Alighieri ; translated by John Ciardi

The divine comedy : the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso, Dante Alighieri ; translated by John Ciardi

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The divine comedy : the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso
Title
The divine comedy
Title remainder
the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso
Statement of responsibility
Dante Alighieri ; translated by John Ciardi
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Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
  • Belonging in the immortal company of the great works of literature, Dante Alighieri's poetic masterpiece, The Divine Comedy, is a moving human drama, an unforgettable visionary journey through the infinite torment of Hell, up the arduous slopes of Purgatory, and on to the glorious realm of Paradise -- the sphere of universal harmony and eternal salvation
  • Now, for the first time, John Ciardi's brilliant and authoritative translations of Dante's three soaring canticles -- The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso -- have been gathered together in a single volume. Crystallizing the power and beauty inherent in the great poet's immortal conception of the aspiring soul, The Divine Comedy is a dazzling work of sublime truth and mystical intensity
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Summary
Dante Alighieri's epic poem travels through the endless agony of Hell, up the treacherous slopes of Purgatory, and on to the wondrous kingdom of Paradise--the realm of universal unity and eternal salvation
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Additional physical form
Also issued online.
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10079384
Cataloging source
DLC
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1265-1321
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Dante Alighieri
Dewey number
851/.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1916-1986
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Ciardi, John
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True
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  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
  • Dante Alighieri
Target audience
adult
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the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso
Label
The divine comedy : the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso, Dante Alighieri ; translated by John Ciardi
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The Inferno -- The Purgatorio -- The Paradiso
Control code
ocm50866809
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 895 p.
Isbn
9780451208637
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002037963
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)50866809
Label
The divine comedy : the inferno, the purgatorio, and the paradiso, Dante Alighieri ; translated by John Ciardi
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
The Inferno -- The Purgatorio -- The Paradiso
Control code
ocm50866809
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxv, 895 p.
Isbn
9780451208637
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002037963
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)50866809

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