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The Right Honourable HENRY, EARL GREY, K.G., &c, &c. This Volume IS
INSCRIBED WITH RESPECT THE TRANSLATOR. Page 23, v. 103.— For "The
Holy One of Heaven.
For "The Holy One of Heaven — the earth And human kind — " Read — " The
dread Lord of heaven and earth- The human race — " Page 54, v. 2. — For"
turret's " read — "tower's." Page 58, v. 98.- For " Restored my safety, and hast led
But soon as I had gain'd a hill-side steep — 2 There where that dark and dreary
valley ended, That made my heart to grieve and eyes to weep — 15 Lo ! as I
gazed, over its slope descended Vesture of light from the heaven-wanderer,
Now, pondering, clear My mind discerns that thou thro' Heaven's grace Wilt follow
me thy Guide ordain'd to bear Thee hence into an everlasting place, Where thou
wilt hear the shriekings of despair, 115 And see the ancient spirits rack'd with ...
... grace On him bestow'd, measuring the high effect That was to ensue therefrom
— the power — the race — Appears not strange to one who can reflect, For that
he was of Rome's imperial sway 20 The original author in high heaven elect.
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LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - hopeevey - LibraryThing
This is my first exposure to Dante's writing. I was looking for poetry by a different author when I came across this translation. When I saw the narrator, I decided it was time to read/hear some Dante ... Ler crítica na íntegra
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What I love about Dante is how he doesn't invoke the Muses, unlike Homer, or Virgil, and that he goes straight to the heart of the matter, and straight in to the poem, i.e. "In the midway of this our ... Ler crítica na íntegra