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  1. The Portable Dante
    The Portable Dante
    Mark Musa
    Penguin Classics / 2003 / Trade Paperback
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Dante Alighieri paved the way for modern literature, while creating verse and prose that remain unparalleled for formal elegance, intellectual depth, and emotional grandeur.

The Portable Dante captures the scope and fire of Dante's genius as thoroughly as any single volume can. It contains complete verse translations of Dante's two masterworks, the Divine Comedy and La Vita Nuova; plus a bibliography, notes, and an introduction by the eminent scholar and translator Mark Musa.

The Divine Comedy - Complete Editions

  1. The Divine Comedy
    The Divine Comedy
    Dante Alighieri
    Oxford University Press / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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Dante's epic poem has influenced not only literature and common vernacular, but also our popular visions of the afterlife. Led by Virgil, the poet moves through the circles of the Inferno, up the mountain of Purgatory, and finally to the Earthly Paradise. Translated by Charles Sisson. Introduction, note on translation, bibliography, explanatory notes, maps, diagrams, and plan included.

  1. The Divine Comedy
    The Divine Comedy
    Dante
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  2. DIVINE COMEDY: INFERNO, PURG
    DIVINE COMEDY: INFERNO, PURG
    Dante Alighieri, Allen Mandelbaum, Peter Armour
    Random House / 1995 / Hardcover
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  3. The Divine Comedy
    The Divine Comedy
    Dante Alighieri
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  4. Divine Comedy
    Divine Comedy
    Dante Alighieri
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The Divine Comedy, Volume 1: Inferno

  1. Inferno: The Divine Comedy
    Inferno: The Divine Comedy
    Dante Alighieri, John Sinclair
    Oxford University Press / 1983 / Trade Paperback
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Sinclair's three-volume prose translation of Dante's Divine Comedy provides both the original Italian text and the Sinclair translation, arranged on facing pages, and commentaries, appearing after each canto, which serve as brilliant examples of genuine literary criticism.

  1. The Divine Comedy, Volume 1:  Hell
    The Divine Comedy, Volume 1: Hell
    Dante
    Penguin Classics / 1987 / Trade Paperback
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  2. The Divine Comedy of Inferno
    The Divine Comedy of Inferno
    Dante Alighieri
    Random House / 1982 / Mass Paperback
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    Inferno
    Dante
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  4. The Divine Comedy, I. Inferno. Part 1: Text
    The Divine Comedy, I. Inferno. Part 1: Text
    Dante Alighieri, Charles Singleton, Charles Singelton
    Princeton University Press / 1980 / Trade Paperback
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The Divine Comedy, Volume 2: Purgatorio

  1. Divine Comedy, Volume 2: Purgatorio, Revised
    Divine Comedy, Volume 2: Purgatorio, Revised
    Dante Alighieri, John D. Sinclair
    Oxford University Press / 1961 / Trade Paperback
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Arguably the greatest single poem ever written, The Divine Comedy presents Dante Alighieri's all-encompassing vision of the three realms of Christian afterlife. In the Purgatorio, Dante struggles up the terraces of Mount Purgatory, still guided by Virgil, in continuation of his difficult ascent to purify.

  1. The Divine Comedy, Volume 2:  Purgatory
    The Divine Comedy, Volume 2: Purgatory
    Dante
    Penguin Classics / 1955 / Trade Paperback
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  2. The Divine Comedy, II. Purgatorio. Part 1 Text
    The Divine Comedy, II. Purgatorio. Part 1 Text
    Charles S. Singleton
    Princeton University Press / 1991 / Trade Paperback
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  3. Purgatorio
    Purgatorio
    Dante Alighieri, Robin Kirkpatrick
    Penguin Classics / 2008 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Purgatorio: A Verse Translation
    Purgatorio: A Verse Translation
    Dante Alighieri
    Random House / 1984 / Mass Paperback
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The Divine Comedy, Volume 3: Paradiso

  1. The Divine Comedy. Volume 3: Paradiso., Revised
    The Divine Comedy. Volume 3: Paradiso., Revised
    Dante Alighieri, John D. Sinclair
    Oxford University Press / 1961 / Trade Paperback
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Mr. Sinclair's three-volume prose translation of Dante's Divine Comedy should prove to be an invaluable source of pleasure to those English readers who would read this great medieval classic with understanding. The original Italian text and the Sinclair translation are arranged on facing pages, and the commentaries, brilliant examples of genuine literary criticism, appear after each canto.

  1. The Divine Comedy, III. Paradiso. Part 1: Text
    The Divine Comedy, III. Paradiso. Part 1: Text
    Dante Alighieri, Charles Singleton
    Calif Princeton Fulfilment / 1991 / Trade Paperback
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  2. The Divine Comedy, III. Paradiso. Part 2: Commentary
    The Divine Comedy, III. Paradiso. Part 2: Commentary
    Dante Alighieri, Charles Singleton
    Calif Princeton Fulfilment / 1991 / Trade Paperback
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  3. The Divine Comedy, Volume 3:  Paradise
    The Divine Comedy, Volume 3: Paradise
    Dante
    Penguin Classics / 1962 / Trade Paperback
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  4. The Divine Comedy, Volume 3:  Paradise
    The Divine Comedy, Volume 3: Paradise
    Dante
    Penguin Classics / 1962 / Trade Paperback
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La Vita Nuova

  1. La Vita Nuova
    La Vita Nuova
    Dante
    Penguin Books / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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The sequence of poems tells the story of Dante's passion for Beatrice, the beautiful sister of one of his closest friends, transformed through his writing into a symbol of love that was both spiritual and romantic. From unrequited passion to the profound grief he experiences at the loss of his love.

Student Guides and More Resources

  1. Dante: The Divine Comedy  Student Guide
    Dante: The Divine Comedy Student Guide
    Robin Kirkpatrick
    Cambridge University Press / 2004 / Trade Paperback
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  2. A Modern Reader's Guide to Dante's The Divine Comedy
    A Modern Reader's Guide to Dante's The Divine Comedy
    Joseph Gallagher
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  3. Dante For Beginners
    Dante For Beginners
    Joe Lee
    For Beginners / 2011 / Trade Paperback
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  4. Dante to Dead Man Walking: One Reader's Journey through the Christian Classics
    Dante to Dead Man Walking: One Reader's Journey through the Christian Classics
    Raymond A. Schroth
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Dante eBooks

  1. The Divine Comedy: Inerno, Purgatorio, Paradiso - eBookeBOOK
    The Divine Comedy: Inerno, Purgatorio, Paradiso - eBook
    Dante Alighieri, Charles H. Grandgent
    Vintage / 2013 / ePub
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  2. The Inferno - eBookeBOOK
    The Inferno - eBook
    Dante Alighieri
    Anchor Books / 2012 / ePub
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  3. Divine Comedy - eBookeBOOK
    Divine Comedy - eBook
    Dante Alighieri
    Christian Classics Ethereal Library / 2011 / ePub
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  4. Inferno - eBookeBOOK
    Inferno - eBook
    Dante Alighieri
    Bantam / 2004 / ePub
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