The Inferno, by Dante by Patrick Hunt

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Published by Salem Press in Pasadena, Calif .

Written in English

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Statementeditor, Patrick Hunt
SeriesCritical insights
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LC ClassificationsPQ4443 .I525 2012
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationix, 350p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24857607M
ISBN 109781587658389, 9781587658211
LC Control Number2011019115

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Dante's Inferno Summary. Inferno is a fourteenth-century epic poem by Dante Alighieri in which the poet and pilgrim Dante embarks on a spiritual journey.

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Publication Date: It is believed that The Divine Co. Inferno (Italian for “Hell”) is the first part of Dante Alighieri’s 14th-century epic poem Divine Comedy. It is an allegory telling of the journey of Dante through Hell, guided by the Roman poet Virgil.

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Dante describes meeting and being welcomed by the great poets of the ancient world, including Homer, Ovid, Horace, and Lucan.

The poets reside with Dante’s guide Virgil in Hell because, having lived before the time of Christ, they were not saved by Christ’s crucifixion. The Divine Comedy (Italian: Divina Commedia [diˈviːna komˈmɛːdja]) is a long Italian narrative poem by Dante Alighieri, begun c.

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Dante's Divine Comedy is considered to be not only the most important epic poem in Italian literature, but also one of the greatest poems ever written. It consists of cantos, and (after an introductory canto) they are divided into three sections. Each section is 33 cantos in length, and they describe how Dante and a guide travel through Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso.

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The sun shines down on a mountain above him, and he attempts to climb up to it but finds his way blocked by three beasts—a leopard, a lion, and a she-wolf. Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy: The Inferno by Carol Forman A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

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In the Inferno, the spirit of the classical poet Virgil leads Dante through the nine circles of Hell on the initial stage of his journey toward the way Dante encounters and describes in vivid detail the.

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The Divine Comedy is the allegorical record of Dante’s quest to overcome sin and find God’s love; in Inferno, Dante explores the nature of sin by traveling through Hell, where evil receives punishment according to God’s justice.

Allegorically, Dante’s story represents not only his own life but also what Dante the poet perceived to be. OF DANTE ALIGHIERI () TRANSLATED BY HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW () CANTICLE I: INFERNO CREDITS. The base text for this edition has been provided by Digital Dante, a project sponsored by Columbia.

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Dante the poet, writing seven years after his fictional pilgrimage, depicts Dante the pilgrim as he is guided through Inferno and Purgatorio by the Latin poet Virgil, and through Paradiso by the Lady Beatrice.

Dante was renowned in Florence as a courtly love poet and was in mourning for the love of his life, Beatrice Portinari, who died in Brand: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. The book drew inspiration from the geography of Dante's Inferno and the theology of C S Lewis's The Great Divorce, which is that salvation and entry into paradise, via self-knowledge and repentance, can be achieved by all.

However, most of Hell's denizens in the novel either deny their sins or feel they deserve their fate. Plot summaryAuthor: Larry Niven & Jerry Pournelle. Inferno: Thirty-five year old Dante finds himself in the middle of a dark wood, in extreme personal and spiritual crisis. Hope of rescue appears in the form of the venerable poet Virgil, now a shade himself, who offers to lead Dante on an odyssey through the afterlife, beginning in.

The authoritative translations of The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso—together in one volume. 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 /5(52).

Dante's epic poem Inferno is brought to the reader in this superbly presented edition. As the opening part of Dante's epic of poetry, The Divine Comedy, The Inferno introduces Dante as a character.

We see the poet lost in a dark wood, and promptly confronted by three mighty beasts: a leopard, a lion, and a she-wolf. The authoritative translations of The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso—together in one volume.

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 /5(5).

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of the book that you'll find yourself marking with your thumb for easy reference as you journey from one Ring of Hell to another. The Inferno is by far the most interesting of the three books which make up Dante's Divine Comedy, and Robert Pinsky's translation is by far the best I've ever Inferno is the story of Dante's.

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