The Portable Dante

The Portable Dante


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Format
Paperback
Price
$22.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780142437544
  • 704 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Dante Alighieri paved the way for modern literature, while creating verse and prose that remain unparalleled for formal elegance, intellectual depth, and emotional grandeur. The Portable Dante contains complete verse translations of Dante’s two masterworks, The Divine Comedy and La Vita Nuova, as well as a bibliography, notes, and an introduction by eminent scholar and translator Mark Musa.

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Table of Contents

The Portable DanteEditor’s Introduction
Translator’s Note

The Divine Comedy
Inferno
Purgatory
Paradise

Vita Nuova

Selected Bibliography

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