The Inferno

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Bickers and Son, 1874 - 75 páginas
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Wonderful story, beautiful prose. - Goodreads
A bit hard to read but the imagery sticks with you - Goodreads
This is a wonderful book with amazing imagery. - Goodreads
Dante was punished for writing this story. - Goodreads
Terrifying in content, beautiful in prose - Goodreads
The plot is understated and undramatic. - Goodreads

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Ademilson Moraes - Goodreads

Inferno is a rather interesting poem, even more when you take into consideration the various motives Dante had for writing it. One of the foremost reasons was partially revenge on propaganda against ... Ler crítica na íntegra

Review: Inferno (The Divine Comedy #1)

Procura do Utilizador  - Ben De Bono - Goodreads

For this year's Dante reading, I read the John Ciardi, Henry Longfellow, and Anthony Esolen translations in parallel. These are a couple thoughts on each of those translations Ciardi: I really enjoy ... Ler crítica na íntegra

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