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Review: Inferno: A New Translation (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - James Koppen - Goodreads

A scary poem. Pretty good illustrations. The translator slips in some references to contemporary culture, which can get distracting. The end notes for each chapter illuminate the historical references and explain her sometimes questionable contemporary references. A good guilty pleasure read... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Angela - Goodreads

Dante's 'Inferno'. The first part of his legendary three-part poetry saga 'The Divine Comedy', is an epic collection of similes interspersed with a plethora of historical figures and geographical ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Ryan - Goodreads

How can you review a work like this? To fully enjoy, I would recommend reading up on 14th century Italian politics, which I did not do. And frankly, who wants to? Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Ahmad - Goodreads

A unique classical poem in which the 13th-14th century poet Dante journeys through Hell with the roman poet Virgil as his "tour guide". Although the version I have read is a prose translation of the ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Kira Budge - Goodreads

Pretty darn brilliant, although rather self-centered, obviously. Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Maha Balouch - Goodreads

Thank goodness for endnotes. Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Leftjab - Goodreads

I mean, I see why it's a classic. Was this a fun read? Not necessarily, but you don't really go to Dante to have a party. I was struck more by the depth of the imagination, and how he basically ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Manomay Singh - Goodreads

Not too good yet worth reading Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Kathleen - Goodreads

OH MAN THIS IS HILARIOUS. I mean, yeah, like 60% of it is really creative description of horrific torments and terrors, but the rest of it is 30% Dante and Virgil fanboying over each other, 9% Dante ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Josh Friedlander - Goodreads

I picked this up trying to follow the Paris Review's Fall Challenge, but I think I'd have done better joining a class or book club - it was hard to appreciate its fabled greatness, especially when ... Ler crítica na íntegra


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