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The Divine Comedy: The Inferno, Purgatorio and Paradiso - A New Translation into English Blank Verse

By: Alighieri, Dante

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pantheon: 1948

Seller ID: 2205794

Condition: Very Good


Edge wear to jacket. 1948 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 188 pp. Dante's complete Divine Comedy (Inferno; Purgatorio; Paradiso) in English blank verse translation by Lawrence Grant White, with reproductions of engravings by Gustave Dore (these were originally commissioned for a 19th century edition of the work). Two-column format. View more info

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Dante's Inferno, From the Original of Dante Alighieri and Illustrated by Gustave Dore [Altemus' Edition]

By: Alighieri, Dante; Cary, Henry Francis; Walsh, Henry C.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Henry Altemus: 1890

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2262505

Condition: Very Good


No date, circa 1890. Superficial split to front endsheet along hinge - binding not at all loose, minimal loss of gilt from spine. vi, [2], 163 pp. 11 7/8 x 9 3/4. Original dark green cloth, silver, gilt and black titles and decorations. Translated into English verse by Henry Francis Cary, edited by Henry C. Walsh. Dante's famous vision of Hell, illustrated by Gustave Dore's exceptional engravings throughout. This is the Altemus edition, following several editions by Cassell. View more info

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The Divine Comedy; The Carlyle-Wicksteed Translation, Complete and Unabridged (Modern Library Editions ML 208)

By: Alighieri, Dante; Grandgent, C.H. (Introduction), Carlyle-Wicksteed (Translators); Wilkins, Ernest H. (Bibliography)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1950

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2298556

Condition: Near Fine


Includes original jacket, with 393 titles listed on reverse. 1950 Hard Cover. xxi, [1], 625, [1] pp. 8-page terminal publisher ad. 1950 reissue of 1932 Modern Library original, this edition including a new bibliography by Ernest H. Wilkins. Also includes introduction by C.H. Grandgent, and genealogical tables following text. The classic narrative of Dante's journey through the depths of hell, purgatory, and paradise, with Virgil as his guide. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Dante Alighieri (May/June c.1265 – September 14, 1321), commonly known as Dante, was an Italian poet of the Middle Ages. He was born ... View more info

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Inferno

By: Alighieri, Dante; James, Clive

Price: $395.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 2015

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2276356

Condition: Fine


Limited edition, #85 of 1200 copies, signed and numbered by illustrator Marc Burckhardt on limitation page. Includes publisher's slipcase, publisher's certificate of authenticity and blank publisher's bookplate laid in. 2015 Full-Leather. 247, [3] pp. 8vo. Original red full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, ribbon marker bound in, color picture plate mounted on slipcase. Translated by Clive James, with tipped in color illustrations by Marc Burckhardt. The first part of Dante's Divine Comedy, in which Virgil provided a guided tour through Hell. Dante Aligh... View more info

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Dante's Vita Nuova

By: Alighieri, Dante; Musa, Mark

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1973

Seller ID: 2298355

ISBN: 0253201624

Condition: Good


Bottom edge of front wrapper chewed, spine and wrappers lightly toned, front wrapper creased, ink name on half-title page. 1973 Trade Paperback. xiv, 210 pp. Musa views Dante's intention as one of cruel and comic commentary on the shallowness and self-pity of his protagonist, who only occasionally glimpses the true nature of love. View more info

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The Divine Comedy: Hell, Volume I

By: Alighieri, Dante; Norton, Charles Eliot

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1896

Seller ID: 2261609

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket, ink name on front endpaper, pages very faintly toned. 1896 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxvi, 193 pp. The Divine Comedy (Italian: Divina Commedia [di'vina kom'm?dja]) 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 to be the preeminent work in Italian literature[1] and one of the greatest works of world literature.[2] 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 cen... View more info

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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Volume II: Purgatory

By: Alighieri, Dante; Norton, Charles Eliot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1892

Seller ID: 2297755

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Ink name on front free endpaper. 1892 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 216 pp. Green boards. Top page ridge gilt. Beginning with Dante's liberation from Hell, Purgatory relates his ascent, accompanied by Virgil, of the Mount of Purgatory - a mountain of nine levels, formed from rock forced upwards when God threw Satan into depths of the earth. As he travels through the first seven levels, Dante observes the sinners who are waiting for their release into Paradise, and through these encounters he is himself transformed into a stronger and better man. For i... View more info

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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Volume III: Paradise

By: Alighieri, Dante; Norton, Charles Eliot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1892

Seller ID: 2297756

Condition: Very Good


Spine head lightly rubbed, ink name on front free endpaper. 1892 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. ix, 215 pp. Green boards. Top page ridge gilt. To the consternation of his more academic admirers, who believed Latin to be the only proper language for dignified verse, Dante wrote his Comedy in colloquial Italian, wanting it to be a poem for the common reader. Taking two threads of a story that everybody knew and loved – the story of a vision of Hell, Purgatory and Paradise, and the story of the lover who has to brave the Underworld to find his lost lady – he combine... View more info

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The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, in Three Volumes: Hell [Inferno]; Purgatory [Purgatorio]; Paradise [Paradiso]

By: Alighieri, Dante; Norton, Charles Eliot

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company / The Riverside Press: 1902

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2294523

Condition: Near Fine


Spines slightly faded. 1902 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxiv, 240; viii, 259; viii, 274 pp. 8vo. Original red cloth, gilt titles and rules, top edge gilt. A revised edition of Charles Eliot Norton's prose translation, with footnotes, aids to study, introduction, and index. Includes Dante's complete Divine Comedy: Inferno; Purgatorio; Paradiso. View more info

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The Inferno of Dante: A New Verse Translation, Bilingual Edition (Italian Edition)

By: Alighieri, Dante; Pinsky, Robert

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1996

Seller ID: 2208067

Condition: Good


Crease to front wrapper. 1996 Trade Paperback. This widely praised version of Dante's masterpiece, which won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and the Harold Morton Landon Translation Award of the Academy of American Poets, is more idiomatic and approachable than its many predecessors. Former U.S. Poet Laureate Pinsky employs slant rhyme and near rhyme to preserve Dante's terza rima form without distorting the flow of English idiom. The result is a clear and vigorous translation that is also unique, student-friendly, and faithful to the original: A brilliant success, as Bernard Knox wrote in... View more info

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The New Life (La Vita Nuova) of Dante Alighieri

By: Alighieri, Dante; Rossetti, Dante Gabriel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: 1906

Seller ID: 2299095

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. No publisher date (ink date dated 1906). Corners very lightly rubbed. 77 pp. Frontispiece and plates from drawings by Dante Gabriel Rosetti. La Vita Nuova (pronounced [la ?vi?ta ?nw??va]; Italian for The New Life) or Vita Nova (Latin title) is a text by Dante Alighieri published in 1294. It is an expression of the medieval genre of courtly love in a prosimetrum style, a combination of both prose and verse. Besides its content, it is notable for being written in Tuscan vernacular, rather than Latin; Dante's work helped to establish Tuscan as the basis for the national Italian languag... View more info

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The Early Italian Poets, from Ciullo d'Alcamo to Dante Alighieri (1100 - 1200 - 1300) in the Original Metres, together with Dante's Vita Nuova

By: Rossetti, D.G. [Dante Gabriel]; Alighieri, Dante

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. Ltd. / William Clowes and Sons, Limited:

Seller ID: 2284900

Condition: Very Good


Edges lightly rubbed. xxiii, [1], 351, [1] pp. 12mo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, top edge gilt, decorated endpapers, frontispiece of author, engraved title page. A survey of poetry by various Italian authors of the 1100s, 1200s, and 1300s, including Dante Alighieri's La Vita Nuova. Edited by Dante Gabriel Rossetti. La Vita Nuova (English: The New Life) is a medieval text written by Dante Alighieri in 1295. It is an expression of the medieval genre of courtly love in a prosimetrum style, a combination of both prose and verse. Besides its content, it is notable for being wri... View more info

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Dante's Divine Comedy: Purgatory

By: [Alighieri, Dante]; Lindskoog, Kathryn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mercer: 1997

Seller ID: 2203003

ISBN: 0865545839

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1997 Hard Cover. A masterful retelling of Dante's classic Purgatorio, written in modern prose with abundant notes. View more info