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The Divine Comedy - Knickerbocker Classics (Hardback)
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The Divine Comedy - Knickerbocker Classics (Hardback)

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Hardback 736 Pages / Published: 22/10/2015
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Journey through Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso in this stunning gift edition of Dante's epic poems.

The next elegant edition in the Knickerbocker Classic series, The Divine Comedy is unabridged and complete, and comprised of all three sections of this epic trilogy by Dante Alighieri: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso.

For Dante fans worldwide, this stunning gift edition has a cloth binding, ribbon marker, and is packaged neatly in an elegant slipcase. Featuring a new introduction, the classic translation by the poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), and over one hundred engravings by Gustave Dore, this volume of The Divine Comedy is an indispensable classic for every home library.

Publisher: Race Point Publishing
ISBN: 9781631061561
Number of pages: 736
Weight: 1406 g
Dimensions: 235 x 165 x 48 mm

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“The Divine Comedy”

THE DIVINE POETWith Shakespeare, Dante Alighieri forms the diptych of the greatest literary figures ever to grace humanity. T.S. Eliot said: "Dante and Shakespeare divide the modern world between them, there is... More

Paperback edition
9th June 2008
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“Definate must”

Really nicely made book, loads of original pictures, great artwork, classic piece of literature. Very pleased with this purchase and would highly recommend. Translated well into english

Leather / fine binding edition
26th October 2013
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“Thoroughly recommended”

I bought this as a gift and the recipient was delighted. The actual book is absolutely beautiful, with some wonderful illustrations. Obviously the literature speaks for itself - a real classic. Highly recommended!

Leather / fine binding edition
13th January 2014
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