Inferno, Esolen Translation download free [PDF and Ebook] by Dante

Inferno, Esolen Translation download free [PDF and Ebook] by Dante year 2005
  • Book name: Inferno, Esolen Translation
  • Author: Dante
  • Release date: 2005/4/2
  • Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE USA INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780345483577
  • Rating: 7.43 of 10
  • Votes: 508
  • Review by: Ernest Cade
  • Review rating: 7.26 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/3
  • Total pages: 519
  • Includes a PDF summary of 47 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: An extraordinary new verse translation of Dante's masterpiece, by poet, scholar, and lauded translator Anthony Esolen Of the great poets, Dante is one of the most elusive and therefore one of the most difficult to adequately render into English verse. In the Inferno, Dante not only judges sin but strives to understand it so that the reader can as well. With this major new translation, Anthony Esolen has succeeded brilliantly in marrying sense with sound, poetry with meaning, capturing both the poem's line-by-line vigor and its allegorically and philosophically exacting structure, yielding an Inferno that will be as popular with general readers as with teachers and students. For, as Dante insists, without a trace of sentimentality or intellectual compromise, even Hell is a work of divine art. Esolen also provides a critical Introduction and endnotes, plus appendices containing Dante's most important sources-from Virgil to Saint Thomas Aquinas and other Catholic theologians-that deftly illuminate the religious universe the poet inhabited.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 34H44M38S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Poetry Books, Poetry By Individual Poets
  • Available formats: TXT, DOC, TCR, OEB, PDF, EPUB, WORD, TXTz. Compressed in ZIP, LZMA, CHM, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 9.48 USD
  • Dimensions: 109x175x24mm
  • Weight: 256g
  • Printed by: Modern Library Inc
  • Published in: New York, United States
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